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The Avenues Hostel

107 F Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84103
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Durham, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff at this hostel were really bad - it is owned by three asian people who don't seem to have a grasp on what hosteling is or what is in their city. They weren't helpful when it came to asking for things to see. The fact that you have to check in to a private dormitory if you arrive... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Lots of homeless. .u got a dollar? Ah ...hell no... Im hungry have u got something to eat? No man I am not a foodbank... Ah jeeze, can I get a spare cig from you? Sorry charlie..there's only 20 in a pack... Run from here...stay away...use bug spray....

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We (two Brits road tripping across America) stayed at The Avenues hostel for two nights in July. We found the hostel ok - after all, it was just a stop off on our way, and if that's what you're after then it's spot on, especially for the price. + TV in the dorm room - this is unusual in terms... More

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Redding, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

The girl running the front desk is beyond rude. She had the audacity to get mad at me because she accidentally locked the front door so I had to call her to let me in. Then she refused to speak up despite the fact that her air conditioner was on and a guy was mowing outside the window. The hostel... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Do not stay here unless you like being treated like a bum. The desk people are rude and the place has the air of a skid row flophouse. The location may be ok, but this does NOT trump the negatives, plus the private room rate is more than for what you can get a good hotel room downtown.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This is not a hostel, its either an old folks home or a half-way house - or both. My friends and I were passing through, looking for a place to stay where we could meet other travelers and hear about SLC - ya know, hostel things. Checking in there were multiple signs saying "no refunds", this was a bad sign... More

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Long Beach, California
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286 reviews 286 reviews
35 hotel reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

You may want to avoid this place if you are not a seasoned traveler. After i came back from my ski outing my roommate from germany told me all his cash had been removed from his wallet. The only time he could pinpoint was when he went to use the bathroom and left his wallet behind another man had been... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013 via mobile

I have just checked in. The girl at the desk put me in the wrong room, a room where homeless guys are put. While I was waiting, she was checking in a bum. I'm not being a prude- most hostels are great. This one is creepy, there is almost no security and they won't give you a refund if you... More

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Ballarat, Australia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
40 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

Okay, so this is the only hostel in Salt Lake City (that I could find anyway), so for that reason, chances are that backpackers, like myself, that are passing through, are going to end up here. Luckily, I don't think there is much in SLC to detain you for more than a night because that is as long as I... More

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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

I stayed there and was very happy with the accommodation. I had a private room with shared bathroom. Very clean, Shower was hot and most of all the staff was very nice and incredibly helpful. I had a great experience, when my car trunk would not open two staff members DJ and Lauren asked if they could help. And help... More

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Address: 107 F Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84103
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Location: United States > Utah > Salt Lake City
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Near all Salt Lake's major attractions, Ski Resorts, Convention Center:Temple Square with the world famous Tabernacle Choir, the Genealogical Library, Pioneer Museum, City Creek center, Kennecott Copper Mine, Red Butte Garden, Governors Mansion, University of Utah, and the Great Salt Lake.One mile from AMTRAK, Greyhound, & the Visitors Center.On Bus Lines, free parking, free internet, free breakfast. ... more   less 
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