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A Place to Stay Hostel

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 18 November 2013

I have to agree with every single praise addressed to this place. It´s run by guys who understand the essence of this "business" and you can easily feel it - by being truly welcome. It´s not flawless but it´s unique. They know why they call it A place to stay:)

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Amsterdam
Reviewed 12 November 2013

The owner is really great person..he helpes us and gave us good suggestions... th breakfast is 2 pancakes and one babana and it served NOT before 9 a.m (i was served at 10 a.m because were 10 people before me!)...so if you have to catch a bus in the morning, you won't have your breakfast... the room are very simple...

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Reviewed 11 November 2013 via mobile

The Place to Stay Hostel in Antigua is not what most backpackers expect from the norm Central American hostel, in the best way imaginable! It's a step outside of hectic travels into home cooked meals, open arms, and loving vibes. The hot water is a dream (real, real hot water) and the rooms simple and clean... What makes this place...

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Israel
Reviewed 9 November 2013

Raol the owner is like father ..help in everything ..and so nice..relaxing place and clean ..just a good words to say about this place..you can book things from rail-trips and drives in really good prices

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Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 5 November 2013

It's the first time to write reviews. You know the reason if you come to be here. Above all they(all staffs including wonderful Raul and Fernando) know all things for travelers. What we want to feel, know and care. Specially about safety, We have experience to be stolen 2 times in Mexico. Here, they let us feel free and keep...

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Reviewed 19 October 2013 via mobile

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Beersheba, Israel
Reviewed 29 September 2013

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Dublin Ireland
Reviewed 27 September 2013

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Lawrence, Kansas
Reviewed 22 September 2013

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“We stayed in double/triple rooms, one upstairs and one down and both were great”
rachandphil15, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you're with a group, I recommend getting a private room, as the price difference with the dorms is minimal.”
nicolask77, 25 Jan 2016 | Read review
“First floor is better I think in general in Antigua due to ground floor being humid.”
28rajal, 25 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Any room is a good room”
donnellharris, 4 Jul 2015 | Read review
“good luck, not my first choice”
devildog0800, 2 Jun 2015 | Read review
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