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Top tips for finding Indianapolis hostel deals

  • In recent years, the popularity of Indianapolis hostels has witnessed a massive rise. This rise can be attributed to the fact that these hostels are renowned for being relatively affordable. It’s safe to say that if you’d like to stay at a reasonably-priced and comfortable accommodation option while in Indianapolis, you should consider staying at one of the hostels in the city. The lovely Indy Hostel is one of the leading hostels in Indianapolis. Situated at 4903 Winthrop Avenue, this hostel prides itself on having air-conditioned rooms, well-cared-for shared spaces, an outdoor dining area, and outstanding laundry facilities. Here, you can rent a bicycle, play board games, and even read at its amazing library.
  • Nestle Inn is another wonderful hostel in Indianapolis. Situated near superb attractions like Indiana State Museum, Hilbert Circle Theater, and the iconic Morris-Butler House, this hostel is ranked as one of the best Indianapolis hostels because it has plenty of amenities. Some of these amenities include a shared lounge, complimentary breakfast, free toiletries, and air-conditioned rooms. If you love peace and quiet, this hostel is the right one for you as all its rooms have been soundproofed.
  • If you’d like to relax with your partner in Indianapolis, there are several Indianapolis hostels you should check out. Old Northside Bed & Breakfast is one of these hostels. Found in the renowned Old Northside Historic District, this hostel is worth staying in with your partner because it has amenities like a fireplace, private bathrooms, and a snack bar. While staying at this hostel, you and your loved one are bound to have a good time as this hostel has a super-friendly staff.
  • If you’re a fan of serene environments, Boone Docks On The River Bed And Breakfast is a hostel you’ll love staying in. At this hostel, located in the tranquil Washington Township, you’ll enjoy access to free parking spots, clean showers, and comfortable rooms. Given that this hostel is renowned for being kid-friendly, if you’d like to tour Indianapolis with your kids, this excellent hostel is the one for you.
  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Indianapolis, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Indianapolis in July and August.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Indianapolis if you stay on a Sunday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Monday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book more than 90 days before your stay to get the best price for a Indianapolis hostel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hostel in Indianapolis found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $127, while the most expensive was $491.

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