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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“common room”(17 reviews)
“free breakfast”(6 reviews)
“bunk beds”(5 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

My husband and I booked a double room for 1 night. It was simple and clean with a comfy matress. Jonny the owner was very welcoming and gave us lots of info on places to go and things to see. Huge common room which is...More

Thank cee-jay-2012
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We stayed here for one night, and the room was ok. Bed was pretty good to sleep in, friendly people all over the place. Some of the staff members was really friendly as well. They did have breakfast in the morning, which wasn't the best...More

Thank Frederikke R
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Stayed here as part of a tour. Hostel looked great, good bathrooms and kitchen. BUT. We were a group of 10 and someone woke up in the night to a room full of bed bugs. Hundreds of visible bed bugs all over the room. Hostel...More

2  Thank Bec P
Response from Hostel_Connect, Owner at Hostel ConnectResponded 15 September 2017

I would like to say I'm very sorry for the ordeal you had to endure. As the owner of the hostel, I can tell you that we have never had an issue with bed bugs before until about a week prior to your stay, when...More

Reviewed 25 August 2017

+ We stayed in private room with shared bathroom. Room had big windows to the street and it was overall really cozy. There were plenty of shared bathrooms in two floors so there wasn't much of queuing in the morning. If you like hostels you...More

1  Thank tee s
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Really good location; central to all sites/ attractions we wanted to see. Friendly and attentive staff who offered good knowledge and advice about the area. Facilities were good and everything you would expect! Very clean!!!! Would definitely go back 😉

Thank Sherry G
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"Smaller rooms will make sleep easier."
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"Common room and laundry (paid but affordable) is on second floor but kitchen is on first. No lift."
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"Bring your own slipper is needed, especially when you going to have a shower or to the kitchen."
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"Higher floors have less noise from traffic."
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