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HI Phoenix - The Metcalf House

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1026 N 9th St, Phoenix, AZ 85006
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed 3 nights here, and loved it. Clean and safe, with great staff. Katie Ann and the others help create a friendly and welcoming space in the desert. I can recommend the Cathedral Rock hike in Sedona, and the $3 house margaritas just up from the hostel at Paz Cantina.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I loved this hostel so much. It was so comfortable and homey. The staff was amazing and so kind and amiable. The other guests were also amazing and I made some cool new friends. I would recommend this hostel to everyone and anyone!

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

dear people i went down and stayed for a week its a great place people were friendly felt like i was at home and i will go back in a heartbeat from ur friend Jadd the people working there got knowledge of the city and they will help u out anyway u can

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Edmonton, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

I love the location and vibe of this hostel. The staff are great and the campy feel is warm and welcoming. However, the bunk style beds are severely lacking in both construction design and size. They are super narrow, too tall, wobbly, creeky and not very stable. Several times the guy sleeping above almost pulled the bunk over trying to... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

I had lots of fun! I would like to say thank you to the staff and the people that were there. I was very relaxed and it felt like being with a family. Great location, Nice bars, Great coffee shops and everything is close to downtown.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

I was working in Phoenix during Superbowl weekend a few weeks ago and needed a place to stay. There ws practically no place in PHX on Superbowl Sunday to stay within a reasonable price range, not even Airbnb. I called HI PHX last minute to ask if they had a bed and they told me they have a couch for... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

I stayed at the Phoenix Hostel for a couple of nights. The staff was friendly and helpful. The house and the beds are clean. The environment is very relaxed and there is plenty of space. The location is close to the art district, restaurants, and public transportation. Perfect spot to enjoy Phoenix!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015 via mobile

I loved the service, people was the nicest. Breakfast was simple and tasty. I loved the Artsy area.I would love to stay here again some day. I really wanted to stay longer. LOVE IT! LOVE IT! LOVE IT! Lots to do also. Love the library near by. And lots of Restaurants and Stores. It reminded me of home.I would welcome... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Very relaxed environment, aided by staff of whom are delightfully friendly & helpful. Whole place is maintained/cleaned regularly, with decent size male dorm & bathroom. Access is secure & dorm lockers are available for smaller/medium items (padlock not supplied). There is a full range of kitchen facilities with plenty of crockery, utensils, etc. 2 shared large fridge/freezers are more than... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

This hostel is such a wonderful spot on so many levels - the location in an edgy art district, the friendly & fun staff, the house and garden that feel like home, the unique events (every third Thursday there's Open Mic at the hostel etc.), the clean and abundant amenities, and off-the-beaten path recommendations by Keith, the manager - a... More 

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