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Charleston's NotSo Hostel

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  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“cannon street”(17 reviews)
“spring street”(13 reviews)
“dorm room”(12 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Kitchenette
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had a great time at the NotSoHostel this weekend. I love the location and the price is very affordable. It served as a great home base while I explored Charleston. Danny checked me in and gave me a few suggestions and he was an...More

1  Thank Joey S
Response from notsohostel, Manager at Charleston's NotSo HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Joey! So glad you enjoyed your stay and we appreciate your feedback. We hope you'll come visit us again on your next trip to Charleston.

Reviewed 19 April 2018

NotSo Hostel is a wonderful place, they've done a great job creating a lovely and welcoming atmosphere. I met people from all over, Europe, Canada and all throughout the Americas. Awesome staff and comfy beds. I'd definitely stay there again!

Thank Freeman C
Response from notsohostel, Manager at Charleston's NotSo HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Freeman! So glad you found the hostel welcoming, comfortable and diverse. We'd love to host you again!

Reviewed 16 April 2018

The title of this review implies that my stay was not so bad. But this is an understatement. My stay was awesome! My room/bunk was clean, the staff was kind, and the check-in and check-out process was super simple. No complaints. Don't hesitate to book...More

Thank Lauren E
Response from notsohostel, Manager at Charleston's NotSo HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Lauren! So glad you enjoyed your stay and we'd love to host you again on your next trip to Charleston.

Reviewed 10 April 2018

Initially, I was going to give this hostel a raving review. The bed was comfortable, the rooms were clean and quiet, the girls I was sharing the dorm with were friendly, and the bathroom was modern and spotless. One of the hostel staff kindly showed...More

Thank Rabia A
Response from notsohostel, Manager at Charleston's NotSo HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and we so appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed 6 April 2018

I got the room for my girlfriend and I to have a romantic weekend getaway in Charleston. The problem was, she slept horribly because this room was RIGHT next to the second-floor balcony that other guests liked to hang out on and talk loudly after...More

1  Thank JamesAmaz
Response from notsohostel, Manager at Charleston's NotSo HostelResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you for your review and for staying with us. I am so sorry to hear that the other guests were being loud during your stay. Please let your girlfriend know we have an annex location that is very quiet and has more bathrooms. We...More

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$36 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$36 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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susie07_13
21 April 2018|
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Response from bigwawao | Reviewed this property |
No one here on TA can answer you. YOu have to call or email the hostel themselves.
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Lisa H
26 January 2016|
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Response from notsohostel | Property representative |
Yes!
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scoop12356
29 September 2015|
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Response from notsohostel | Property representative |
Hey There, We do have some private rooms at our main location on Spring Street, they all have shared bathrooms and kitchens. The other location is at Cannon St. and that one has only private rooms and one private room with... More
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Room Tips
"Avoid ones sharing a wall with the second-floor porch."
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"I personally loved the dorms in the back house, Cyprus in particular!"
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"Don't take a room near the porch"
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"Andrew Adams Dorm was close to kitchen and bathrooms and also saves dragging bags up stairs"
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