Hostelling International- Phoenix
The Metcalf House
1026 North Ninth Street
Phoenix, AZ 85006
Phone: (602) 254-9803
Dorm Beds: 14
Dorm Rate: $15-17
Private Rooms: 1
Private Room Rate: $30
Open dates: Jan -Jun; Sep - Dec (closed Jul & Aug)
Office hours: 8-10am, 5-10pm
Access hours: 8-10am, 5-10pm
Facilities: Kitchen; Lockers; Laundry;
Reservations: By mail only - include self-addressed, stamped envelope for confirmation
Reservations accepted by: Mail;
Credit Cards are not accepted.
Managers: Susan Gunn, Keith Stephens

Located in the heart of the city, it is a short distance from the airport, bus and train stations, and within walking distance of downtown, parks, museums, and shopping centers. As Arizona's capital city, Phoenix has much to offer. The Desert Botanical Gardens at Papago Park features Sonoran Desert plant life. Visit the Heard Museum, renowned for Native American exhibits. Arizona has more Indian reservations than any other state. There are many inexpensive cinemas and clubs featuring blues music. Food Market, a 12 minute walk. The unusual Sonoran Desert which is Phoenix is accessible by city bus. Hike the mountain parks in Phoenix. Trails to the top! In summer clear rivers provide cool respite. Musicians? We love ya!!

Directions: Downtown on Ninth between Portland and Roosevelt, 2 blocks east of Seventh St. Airport: shuttle from airport. Bus: "Red line" bus to Central Bus Station then walk 15 min.