HI - Phoenix - The Metcalf House Hostel Reviews
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This place was fabulous! The staff were friendly, respectful, personable, and kind, and kept this place in a manner that showed they cared about the hostel and about what they had to offer the guests. The grounds are amazing. Beautiful garden of succulents all around, with birds singing and an abundance of hammocks or other places to relax. Community kitchen well-prepared and clean. Located in the midst of an artistic area, close to coffee shops, about a 15 minute walk from the LightRail.
Good place to stay in Phoenix. Can walk to everything in downtown Phoenix. Nice commercial-style kitchen. Quiet at night for sleeping.
If you are looking for a party hostel to have a crazy time in Phoenix, look no more! There isn't one. LOL. That being said, this hostel was really awesome. Yes, most travelers are a little older than the usual people I meet at hostels, but they were great people, and I really enjoyed talking to them. I was able to meet some great people to go explore the city, and I had a blast.I am also very grateful for the staff, who tried very hard to maintain a social and fun atmosphere.
I had a great time at the hostel. The staff was really nice and the athmosphere was amazing, it's a cute small hostel in an art district, so perfect if you want some time to relax. I would totally recommend it.
- Novice Nomad
- Female, 18-24
- (1 review)
One of the best value for money hostels I've stayed at in the US - a really cool spot and the staff are great, highly recommended
Super clean and tidy Generously provided breakfast food to us. Told us of evens and local attractions. Quiet at night. All was top notch
I didn't like the fact that staff was living next to the dorm and came in multiple times during my stay. It was impossible to lock the door next to the staff so they could come in anytime. I think there should be more of a separation.
Good hostal at all, but miss some of the prefessional hostelling experience one would expect, like better maps and someone to give you directions. There is a more mature audience to it, more silence and less party, which is good of rme but might not be to everyone. They disencourage alcohol, which is OK for rme but might not be to everyone.