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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“broad ripple”(21 reviews)
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Self-Serve Laundry
1 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 14 February 2016

My daughter and I were in Indianapolis to visit Butler University, which is very close to the Indy Hostel. We found that the hostel met our needs perfectly. What with the expense of traveling to colleges (she is applying to dance departments and so must...More

Thank Marjie907
Response from Jim B, General Manager at Indy HostelResponded 21 February 2016

We hope everything went well with the audition and that we do see you around in the near future! We are happy to host many Butler families here at the hostel. Go Dawgs!

Reviewed 11 February 2016

Indy Hostel is first class hostel for all age group. its suitable for families with children, international and interstates travelers. very clean beautifully decorated, colorful , well equipped kitchen. located near the famous Trail Rail,, quite neighborhood, short walk to bus stop, staffs ready to...More

Thank Barrie0512
Response from Jim B, General Manager at Indy HostelResponded 21 February 2016

Thank you Hali!! You were a ton of fun to host and we hope you do return. All the best in your continued adventures, especially with your new coat :)

Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

Having lived in Europe for several years it was like a step back into the EU to stumble into the welcoming arms of the helpful and friendly hosts of the Indy Hostel. Elizabeth (not Liz) was very helpful when I first called having found them...More

Thank Dave H
Response from Jim B, Manager at Indy HostelResponded 9 February 2016

Thank you for the informative review Dave! We are really glad you enjoyed your time here and wish you all the best in considering the hostel business in your hometown. Btw, we have since purchased some ear plugs for guests :)

Reviewed 13 December 2015

i really enjoyed my stay here. if you can't handle sharing bathrooms (and i mean that you dont have your own bathroom in your room) then this isn't the place for you. there's a nice, large common area on the first floor and a full...More

Thank Elli R
Response from Jim B, General Manager at Indy HostelResponded 9 February 2016

Thank you for the review Elli and your input on the beds- we have plans to improve our mattresses as we speak!

Reviewed 1 December 2015

I came to Indy for a Thanksgiving reunion and chose IndyHostel for economic reasons. The next time I visit I'll stay there because I really believe it is the best place available. It reminded me, at different times, of a family gathering or a college...More

Thank Chuck G
Response from Jim B, General Manager at Indy HostelResponded 9 February 2016

Thank you for such a sweet review Chuck, we really enjoyed hosting you and hope you are able to return!

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
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Price range
US$43 - US$214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$43 - US$214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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Brianne E
13 January 2016|
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Response from Bryor N | Property representative |
Hello Brianne! The Indy Hostel is kid, friendly we have families stay with us often!
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"near public transportation, local grocery store, friendly staff"
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"Not sure about a hostel? Book the one private room with a toilet and sink (but no shower). It is worth the..."
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"dorms for female, male, mix dorms, private rooms, family rooms , many choices ."
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"Select for your budget, all options are fine."
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