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The Wanderlust Hostel

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Olathe, Colorado
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was actually my first hostel experience and it was super nice. The owner and staff were very friendly and helpful and the other guests were really nice too. The communal living room and kitchen were well-stocked with reading materials, tea, and great for conversation and just hanging out. Everything clean, cute, comfortable and within walking distance of downtown, shopping... More 

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Imperial, Missouri
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Reviewed October 17, 2016

A great option if all of the lodging in Crested Butte is full. We got a reasonably priced private room, shared shower. Everything was clean. Nice kitchen. Friendly service. After a relaxing night's sleep, 35 minute drive back up to CB and Kebler Pass for hiking, fall colors, and a walk down Elk Ave.

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Pueblo, Colorado
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Reviewed October 17, 2016

We had a very warm welcome from the owner and everyone else staying there was also super friendly. We liked being able to use the kitchen and having the private room. It's great that there are options for the dorm or private spaces. Congrats on the expansion Amy.

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Auburn, Washington
1 review
Reviewed September 6, 2016

The private room was perfect for our needs and the public bathrooms were very clean. The location is within walking distance to bars and restaurants.There were a lot of people staying there and we thought the noise could be a problem; however, it was not and we had a great stay. We met so many nice, friendly people during our... More 

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Denver, Colorado
1 review
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

This is a very clean and well organized hostel. I wish more hostels on the mountains were as good as this one! 5 minute walk to the main street (for food and drink, if you don't want to cook). Lots to do around Gunnison. If you are on a motorbike (as I was), there is parking around the back.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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4 hotel reviews
Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

This is the best place to stay if yourbin Gunnison or Crested Butte. Everyone is super friendly and chill. The door room beds are the moat comfortable I have slept on and the place is spotless. There is a beautiful garden and awesome spotts to chill outside or inside. Love this hostel! It feels like home

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Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

Great stay! You're feeling comfortable as soon as you arrive. The place is dog-friendly which makes it even better. Whether you want some peace and quiet or to socialise, both are possible here, the host and guests are great people!

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Hood River, Oregon
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Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

This hostel is warm, cheerful, homey and inviting. I love how brightly the interior is decorated while the outdoors has wonderful spaces to lounge in the sun or rock in a hammock or eat at a picnic table. The kitchen is spacious, the living room is huge!, the owner Amy is super friendly, and the overall ambiance is relaxing and... More 

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Kissimmee, FL
1 review
Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

The Wanderlust was clean and cozy. Amy and her staff were super helpful in navigating the area, and worked hard to accommodate an extended stay when my travel plans changed. I used the hostel as a home base when I was doing wildflower hikes during the Crested Butte Wildflower Festival in mid-July. The hostel served as a good connecting point... More 

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Castle Rock, Colorado
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Reviewed August 2, 2016

I recently stayed at the Wanderlust and was very pleased with my stay. As an older women who has stayed in hostels and dorm type lodging in Oregon, I have to say this was a warm and wonderfully peaceful lodging. Amy our host was very helpful with directions and anything she was asked. I recommend this place for anyone or... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of Gunnison, this exceptionally clean residential hostel feels like coming home. Perfect for groups, families, couples, or solo travelers, the Wanderlust offers a large community kitchen, living area, backyard, and both private and shared rooms. We are truly a "bed between adventures". ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Wanderlust Hostel

Address: 221 N. Boulevard St., Gunnison, CO 81230
Location: United States > Colorado > Gunnison
Price Range: $27 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Great pivotal location to a number of sites.”
 of 5 bubbles savannah2001us, Aug 2, 2016 | Read review
“I stayed in 6 person bunk with 3 people. They do have private rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles drews768, Feb 15, 2016 | Read review
“Private room off the living room with nearby full bathroom is opposite from the rest of the sleeping quarters.”
 of 5 bubbles mikesZ2753XO, Jan 16, 2016 | Read review
“This is a hosel, not a hotel. We chose a private room...ask if that's what you seek.”
 of 5 bubbles Riverkilt, Sep 17, 2015 | Read review
“I stayed in the men's bunk room. There are private rooms if you are traveling as a couple or you want more privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles 735shanh, Aug 11, 2015 | Read review
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