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    Downing International Hostel

    535 Oak St, Syracuse, NY 13203-1609
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          Reviewed 1 July 2014

          I found Downing Hostel to be one of the cleanest, loveliest places to stay ever in all my trips. Downing Hostel is a former lovely home - with a big wide staircase with stained glass windows leading from the lobby to the upstairs sleeping rooms.The...More

          1  Thank Lotsa T
          Reviewed 9 October 2012

          just stayed here for 3 nights and thought it was fine. i arrived very late (1am) and had no issues whatsoever checking in, the guy was even up and opened the door for me. great location close to downtown and public transportation.

          1  Thank jayk83
          Reviewed 28 August 2012

          Hello all, I am enjoying my stay at the hostel. The rooms are comfortable and clean. The common areas are very comfortable.There is planty of room for y ou cook and refrigerate your food. More to follow

          1  Thank MusicMom12
          Reviewed 20 August 2012

          We arrived at midnight after 7 hours on the road but I warned the lady when I booked and she said "no problem" but the reception wasn't friendly and they told us "they do not accept guests at that time" and they a guy in...More

          3  Thank bqrious
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