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Indy Hostel

1.5 of 5 4903 Winthrop Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46205
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Assen, The Netherlands
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Indy Hostel is a marvelous place to explore Indianapolis. As a Dutch I had to do this by bicycle and the trails in Indy are great. Hostel service is excellent and the people are awesome. Whenever I will visit the DCI World Championships again in Indy, I know where to stay. So, five stars for the Indy Hostel. Of course,... More 

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East Lansing, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

My husband and I recently stayed at the IndyHostel with our two children, aged 4 years old and 13 months old. Everything, from the bathroom to the linens to the common areas, was clean and pleasant. The staff was attentive and helpful. My husband and I stayed in a few hostels in Europe, and IndyHostel far exceeded our expectation from... More 

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Richland, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This place was perfect for what we needed. Three of us were visiting relatives who live near Broad Ripple and wanted to stay in a hotel nearby. The problem was all of the hotels I could find were along the outside of the city (where the interstates run), so after some research we found this place, only a few blocks... More 

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Williston, North Dakota, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I had a great time staying at the Indy Hostel on my way driving from NY to Colorado. I have stayed at a lot of hostels in the past and have always had good experiences but this one was especially great. I felt like I was staying at a close friends house at the Indy Hostel. I planned to stay... More 

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Been travelling over the world and this is definetely one of the best hostels I have stayed at. Stayed for five nights at this great hostel which is actually like a house out in the suburbs. The enviroment is safe and relaxing and you almost don't want to leave the hostel during the day. I had a bed in the... More 

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IHMGMT, Manager at Indy Hostel, responded to this review

We do have lockers! So sorry you missed them. They are even free to use if you have your own lock. If not, no worries we have locks for rent. Hope to see you again soon. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I been a fan of the 500 since I was small and finally made it there. There were no regrets. First time on AMerican soil in IN, and a whole new experience for me from living in Melbourne. After using 4 jets to get to Indianapolis, finally arrived around 2 weeks from race day. So, took in the whole tournament... More 

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IHMGMT, Manager at Indy Hostel, responded to this review

Note about location and Private Rooms: I am sorry you were not able to fully explore the area around the hostel, just north of us (opposite direction of track) is a plethora of shops, restaurants, and bars to choose and some of them open late! As for the Private rooms we do have 2 in the first house and another... More 

Austin, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I recently stayed at the Indy Hostel for a night on a cross-country road trip. I was traveling on a tight budget so I opted for a tent spot out back. The staff was very helpful in making sure I knew how to take advantage of all of the amenities, etc. I also rented a bike for a small fee... More 

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IHMGMT, Manager at Indy Hostel, responded to this review

Indianapolis by bike is a one of a kind experience. Please come back and see us again and we will be sure to take you on a few of the other bike trails! More 

Franz Josef, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We stayed for one night in a family room. Everything was very clean and well maintained. A cool building with a very welcoming atmosphere. Very helpful staff. Check in included a tour and plenty of information about the area. I didn't get much of an opportunity to use the common area or kitchen but everything was clean and in working... More 

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Atlanta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Traveling alone can be dull at times but the Indy Hostel was a perfect social atmosphere. The staff was friendly and offered advice on where to go. The rooms were clean and everything was straightforward. I would recommend this hostel to a friend.

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IHMGMT, Manager at Indy Hostel, responded to this review

Rarely a dull moment here, glad you enjoyed yourself. Safe travels! More 

Columbus, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Great experience, very clean, friendly staff and no problems with check in or check out. We were looking for a place close to Broad Ripple area and this was the only place. Glad we found it, fun place!

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Address: 4903 Winthrop Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46205
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Location: United States > Indiana > Indianapolis
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Indy Hostel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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