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Cody, Wyoming
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Got there and told I would be in the dorm with 4 beds....I booked a semi-private room with a shared bathroom with a double bed....Was told they had booked someone else in my room and was told I would be put in a room with a private bathroom. If i could please go get something to eat and come back....

Thank mcihawth
Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 28 October 2015

My first day place in Slat Lake City which is convenient for you to get the first review of SLC. And you can use the Wifi and computer on first level. Cons are bad environment of living and poor light in your room.

Thank 墨渲 史
Oakland, California
Reviewed 23 October 2015

This is probably the worst hostel I have ever stayed in, anywhere. The dorm room was filthy -- all the beds but mine were empty but had still had dirty linens from the previous guests. There was trash on the floor. The kitchen was disgusting -- food left out, crumbs and sticky spills on the counters and table. In the...

Thank Holly P
Matagalpa, Nicaragua
Reviewed 20 October 2015

I stayed in room 5 which is private room with private bath. The room is a good size, but the window doesn´t open. You have to run the air conditioner to get air, and it faces the breezeway where people go to smoke, so the air conditioner pulls smoke into the room. The bed was very soft and the mattress...

1Thank Alegria56
Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Not to bad of a place for convenience. 20 min to Park City. Close to restaurants and bars. Cool neighborhood. Bring your own blankets and towel. Being a large building, more staff is needed to ensure proper cleaning.

Thank David S
Ballarat, Australia
Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

The staff were super friendly! :) The rooms were clean but didn't get fully clean throughout my 5 night stay (vacuumed, mopped, change of linen etc). The beds are rock hard but otherwise I had nice quite sleeps. I got told by other people staying there that their are alot of hidden catches to obtain more money. Such as: at...

Thank Alice N
Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

I booked a stay here through trip advisor and then through whichever company had the best deal, booking or hostel world, and was told I could cancel my stay if needed. So within hours I was unable to male it there within check in hours and promptly called and told them. Early enough for them to rent my bed to...

Thank David L
Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Reviewed 24 August 2015

i almost didn´t go to this hostel because of the bad reviews...but i´m glad i did! Maybe i´m an hardened backpacker, but honestly i didn´t find it dirty at all!! the beds were good, the dorms spacious and airy, 2 kitchens handy, several common rooms (for talking, for watching tv, for reading), nice breakfast, free computers, patio, laundry....and yes there...

Thank Inge1967
Blackwater, Australia
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

Was greeted by lovely staff. That was the highlight the staff. All downhill from there. The room was fine. The nearest bathroom was filled with a terrible putrid stench that could only be masked by an air freshener for so long. Thinking about it now still makes me nauseous. We were only there for 2 nights, still 2 nights too...

Thank Brethren_L
Reviewed 8 August 2015

This hostel was very dirty with no curtains on the windows. The locals stay on one level and the travelers stay on another. On the other hand the people at the desk were EXTREMELY nice and accomodating. This is more of a place for locals that also rents dorm rooms to travelers.

Thank David H

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Near all Salt Lake's major attractions, Ski Resorts, Convention Center:Temple Square with the world famous Tabernacle Choir, the Genealogical Library, Pioneer Museum, City Creek center, Kennecott Copper Mine, Red Butte Garden, Governors Mansion, University of Utah, and the Great Salt Lake.One mile from AMTRAK, Greyhound, & the Visitors Center.On Bus Lines, free parking, free internet, free breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Avenues Hostel

Address: 107 F Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84103
Region: United States > Utah > Salt Lake City
Price Range: $37 - $76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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“Private room over dorm room”
 of 5 bubbles rebeccajaynegreen, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“top floor private room a good value”
 of 5 bubbles flymetoaustralia, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“everything is dirty and broken”
 of 5 bubbles maderon1, 12 Mar 2016 | Read review
“I stayed in 9 or 11, both were fine.”
 of 5 bubbles 805vl, 11 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Go someplace else.....”
 of 5 bubbles mcihawth, 1 Nov 2015 | Read review
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