Cousins plan to turn farmhouse into Grand Rapids' first hostel

by (erictank)

Submitted 09-02-2014 under NEWS

If all goes according to planned, Grand Rapids will see its first and only international hostel at 117 Page Street in the Creston neighborhood spring of 2015. The home, a farm house built in 1878, has been purchased by cousins and West Michigan...

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Plans for Grand Rapids hostel still in the works, but ideas are evolving

by (Matthew Knaack)

Submitted 04-21-2013 under VOICES

In March 2012, I came to the same conclusion that I'd realized when I was a teenager: I wanted to be my own boss. That's when like-minded friend Tom Damitio and I decided that we would open a hostel here in Grand Rapids. Ever since, we have...

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