About Us
Best Value in North America Award -- Hostelbookers


#1 of 7 specialty lodging in Salt Lake City--Tripadvisor

The best rated hostel in Salt Lake City (hostelworld.com, hostelbookers.com etc.)

Come stay at our spacious Avenues Hostel, conveniently located in downtown Salt Lake City.

We're proud to offer a wide variety of rooms at unbeatable prices, free WIFI & computer usage, breakfast (and large kitchens), and a comfortable and roomy guest living room complete with free movies and cable shown on a big screen TV.

Our staff provides round the clock service, and employ a proper cleaning staff. That means no chores for you..

...and no curfews either.

Our reasonably priced rooms start at: $23/night for Dorms, $40/night for Semi-Private Rooms, and $50/night for Private Rooms.
(Taxes not included in these rates)


Did we mention that we provide Satellite T.V. in the Rooms?
Yes, we do!

For those looking to explore and sight-see, we're very close to the plethora of tourist attractions in the downtown area (Temple Square, State Capital, Governor's Mansion, City Creek Parks and Salt Lake City Visitor and Conventional Center etc.) . They are all in walking distance. We are on bus line. University of Utah and it's Hospital is only one short bus ride away.  Salt Lake's four ski resorts are one bus ride away, which takes about 50 minutes.

We are located in a very nice neighborhood. Yet we Japanese, Indian, Tibetan and Einstein bagels restaurants within one or two blocks. In walking distance, we have many Chinese and other restaurants. One of the restaurants--One World, a little more than three blocks away, serves fresh and organic food. The unique part is you pay whatever you want. You may want to try that out while in Salt Lake city. If you enjoy cooking, we have two fully equipped kitchens for you to use. If you need grocery, super market is a short walking distance away.

And there you have it.

That should give you a pretty good idea as to what we're all about here at the Avenues Hostel.

So, if you're in the area, looking for something affordable,diverse and efficient, let us know how we can assist you.

We look forward to seeing you soon!

We are proud of our hostel! Since we're in the best location, we make an effort to be the best at providing a safe, clean, comfortable, and affordable place for travelers to stay.

Our mission statement is simple.

'To provide clean, comfortable accommodation in a friendly environment at affordable prices'.


We are committed to being the cleanest hostel in Salt Lake
Our housekeeping team are permanent and professional staff who care about what they do
All dorms and en suite bathrooms are cleaned daily and fresh linen is given out to every guest.


We are situated in the nice Historic Avenues District, 5 blocks directly from Temple Square--considered the center of the city.
We are minutes walk from the Salt Palace--Salt Lake City Visitor and Conventional Center. Other nearby attractions: State Capital, Governor's Mansion, the Cathedral of Madeleine, University of Utah, The University Hospital, Children's Primary Hospital, Rice-Eccles  Stadium (2002 Winter Olympic Games opening and closing ceremonies, and the flame location), Red Butte Garden and City Creek (a very nice place for jogging.)

Many restaurants nearby. In one or two blocks, we have Japanese, Indian, Tibetan and Einstein Bagel's restaurants; Also in walking distance, we have Chinese restaurants and World One restaurant which is unique because you eat whatever you want and pay whatever you want. They serve fresh and organic food. You may want to try them out when you visit Salt Lake City.

Enjoy cooking. We have two well equipped kitchens for you to use. Needs grocery. Super market is three short blocks away.

Movies theaters are all close by.

Salt Lake - a great place to chill out or get active with hiking, biking, skiing, snow boarding, rollerblading and much more.


Our staff are young, helpful and friendly, as well as knowledgeable on what to do in and around Salt Lake City.
We make it easy to meet other cool travelers, with small dorm sizes, a spacious common area, and a variety of group activities on offer.
The nightlife in Salt Lake is second to none, with numerous clubs, bars and coffee shops with great interactive entertainment and drink specials every night.


We have all the facilities you need :

Free internet access, free movies, a great patio, laundry, public phones and more.
It is less than a 5 minute walk to the supermarkets, convenience stores, and the bank.
Public transportation to the ski resorts, city center and other major attractions less than one block from our front door.
One bus ride from the airport to our hostel.


* Breakfast Included

* Car Parking Available

* Laundry

* Bicycle Hire

* Sheets Included

* Credit Cards Accepted

* Security Lockers

* Luggage Storage

* Children Friendly

* Guest Kitchen

* Telephone/Fax Facilities

* Travel Desk/Travel Info

* Common Room

* No Curfew

* No Lockout

* Bike Parking

* BBQ Area

* Free Car parking

* No Smoking

* Free Internet Access

* Taxes Not Included

* 24 hours check in

* WiFi in lobby and rooms

* Web access in lobby and rooms

* Air Conditioning (some rooms)