We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Sweet Peas Hostel

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Asheville
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Sweet Peas Hostel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

112 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
There are newer reviews for Sweet Peas Hostel
See the most recent reviews
Showing 111: English reviews
Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 5 May 2015

The sweet pea is above a brewery in downtown. It is in a great area if you are interested in going on brewery tours and eating at some great restaurants. We booked a private room, which included a sink. The place is very clean, and is a great option if you're on a budget. The room was very dark, because...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Sam S
Indian Trail, NC
Reviewed 27 April 2015

I needed in inexpensive place to say in downtown Asheville, I found this through a google search. I was skeptical as I have never stayed in a Hostel before and a lot of the reviews mentioned noise from the brewery below, I thought I would take a chance. I made my reservation by phone with no issues, I was lucky...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jeff S
Charleston, South Carolina, United States
Reviewed 15 April 2015

The idea of a hostel in the day and age of airbnb has essentially made them pointless, since a big reason anyone stays at one is for an inexpensive place to sleep and to keep as a base. Sweet Peas has one thing going for it, its downtown location. Unfortunately that is also a detriment, since it happens to be...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank CrutchyEats
Knoxville, TN
Reviewed 27 March 2015 via mobile

I loved Sweet Pea and am looking forward to returning. Clean. Classic entrance off a brewery storage hallway. Great location in the middle of old Asheville. Helpful, friendly staff. Modern facilities - toilets and tiled showers. Reasonably priced parking garage across the street. I had a private room on a Friday night. The room size and furnishings were a good...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank hhallm
Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 19 March 2015

Truly disturbing. I was not informed of the check-in by 10PM policy when I called and made reservations (even though I asked about it) and so my friend and I ended up on the streets in the middle of the night with nowhere to stay.

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank C B
Carrboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 18 March 2015

I wasn't sure what to expect when booking Sweet Pea's, but I was pleasantly surprised. Usually I am a hotel kind of girl -- I like my privacy, my extra towels, room service and some extra space to sprawl out, so I didn't know if this would be a great fit for me but I really liked it! I stayed...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank rollingthunder71
Reviewed 2 March 2015

We loved staying here at the Sweet Pea Hostel. This modern hostel is perfectly located in Downtown Asheville. Some might think that its too perfectly located. The hostel is located right above a bar/music venue and when checking in they will give you ear plugs if you need them. We didn't need them. There are so many great options to...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Josh - Liz W
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 17 February 2015

I went back and forth between rating this 3 or 4 stars. The place is a very well kept and sharp looking hostel in the heart of Asheville. It is a phenomenal location if you are just wanting to explore the town for a weekend as it's easy walking distance to a multitude of restaurants and breweries. Everything seemed to...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank SundanceKid01
Reviewed 8 January 2015

Dude at the front desk was awesome. The whole place is spotlessly clean. I stayed 2 nights in a room with 7 other people and had no complaints. I heard one 40ish year old woman say something because of noise from the bar below but it didn't bother me-then again I am a 23 year old who lives with 4...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Dan D
Reviewed 31 December 2014

This hostel has a great location, is very clean, and has some great amenities. When we arrived, the woman that checked us in was not exactly the friendliest of people and was a little hard to work with, but we later learned that she was new, so we chalked it up to that. I heard some creaks and a little...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Mallory R

49 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (42)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (5)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
Room/Suite (3)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Other (24)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (7)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Asheville hotels
Downtown Asheville
Aloft Asheville Downtown
Aloft Asheville Downtown
#19 of 63 in Asheville
912 reviews
Haywood Park Hotel
#2 of 63 in Asheville
693 reviews
The Windsor Boutique Hotel
#1 of 63 in Asheville
178 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In a newly renovate historic building in the heart of downtown Asheville. We are a European style hostel and a great alternative to a hotel for travelers on a budget. Our beds start at $32 per night and we are clean and comfortable with friendly knowledgeable staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sweet Peas Hostel

Address: 23 Rankin Ave, Asheville, NC 28801
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Asheville
Price Range: $49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Sweet Peas Hotel Asheville
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Sweet Peas Hostel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“private pods”
 of 5 bubbles elarcodemaria, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Earplugs and sleeping mask”
 of 5 bubbles Keipdog, 5 May 2016 | Read review
“they have bunks and private rooms so pick acvording to your budget....i bunked....”
 of 5 bubbles 255mima, 21 Apr 2016 | Read review
“dorms are not private and are coed; pods are more private as are the rooms. Showers and bathrooms are down the hall.”
 of 5 bubbles greggsema, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The pods were nice since the windows had no coverings; it's worth the extra couple $$ if light bothers you when you sleep!”
  • Pod w/ locker and curtains included
 of 5 bubbles 707maddyc, 5 Mar 2016 | Read review
5 of 5