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Caravella Central

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Self-Serve Laundry
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

If I could sum up my stay at Caravella in one word, it would be roaches. I only stayed one night, and my friends and I must have killed ten roaches. They were all underneath my bag and shoes. The sheets were stained, and the...More

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Response from CaravellaCentral, Manager at Caravella CentralResponded 5 July 2017

Dear Guest You and your friends checked-in at around 4.30pm on your first night. You came to us with your complaints around 5pm on your 2nd night stay with us. As soon as we were alerted to your issues, we were very happy to offer...More

Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

A basic hostel that is greatly in need of some love. There are only 4 showers and 4 toilets for the entire hostel, which is a bit of a problem in the mornings. Also, the showers are tiny and nowhere to put your towels, shampoo...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

He Caravella central hostel I found was very good, clean and peaceful which is great as gilligans is opposite so you can always just pop over if you fancy a crazy night. The receptionist was very polite and helpful and booked up my transfer for...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed here in a private twin. The room was prefect for what we needed, spacious, clean, air con, fan, fridge. The location for us was exactly what we wanted, a short walk to the lagoon, and behind the main square and opposite gilligans so...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

A lovely chilled hostel, very clean, good spacious dorm rooms and really reasonably priced. We liked that this wasn't a party hostel but was really central so lots of bars and nightlife right on the doorstep. Staff friendly and helpful. Great cafe right next door...More

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Self-Serve Laundry
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US$12 - US$42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Ask for first floor for the most sunlight!"
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"Upstairs rooms have air-con"
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"Free and very good wifi !"
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"For girls i would recommend the 8 bed dorm its still a quite room and lots of space+you can meet people :D"
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