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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hostel is on par with all other hostels in terms of beds, showers, toilets, etc. I did stay in a private room with a private shower one evening and it was clean. You are able to book tours from the main desk in the hostel, they have reasonably priced meals for breakfast and supper. Corner store is just a... More 

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New Braunfels, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are groovy enough, this is your spot! Meals are available all day long for about $6 or you can use the kitchen to cook your own stuff. Groovy atmosphere. Meet new people. NOT quiet at all.... but really, it's New Orleans, so please don't tell me you are headed that way for some peace and quiet! Various bedding... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I spent 2 weeks at this place and it was awesome. This place has a pool! The location is right next to the tram line which is great! Really close to a great bar named chickie wah wah. The chef does a meal every morning and night and it is sooooo tasty. First come first serve. The rooms are clean... More 

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Sacramento, California
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

If you want the real local experience and you're on a budget this place is where it's at. My friends and I reserved a few of the private rooms with bathrooms. Newly remodeled, simple but tidy and a half a block from a trolley stop. The staff were helpful and they had fresh coffee brewing 247! This place is da... More 

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Darwin, Australia
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

Just what I want when I travel, great location, great atmosphere, great value, The trolley nearby goes most places although it is slow . The Hostel is a series of older houses converted to rooms and dorms. It all neds a bit of maintenance but we totally enjoyed our stay

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 September 2016

I stayed in a private room with shared bathroom for 3 nights in August. The room itself was okay containing just a pretty uncomfortable bed and a table, but had good air conditioning and was all I really needed for the time I was there. Its the communal areas are what make this hostel so great and unique! In the... More 

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Curitiba, PR
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

The place is simple, but very good considering the price we paid. People on the front desk were always very kind and helpful. The hostel offers lots of services, as laundry, kitchen, swimming pool, air conditioner (only in rooms and living room) and wifi, as examples.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Hostel is a great place to stay especially for the price, we stayed in a private room with an en suite. Beds were a little uncomfortable but for a hostel they were fine. Only really annoyance was that some guests got beer in the pool and the hostel claimed they were cleaning it for days on end meaning it was... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

At the India House Hostel you can chose to have shared or private accomodations.(Rooms/Baths) It is located close to the street car line that can bring you right into Canal Street in the French Quarter. The staff and very friendly and helpful. The drawback is that the room is bare bones although you have access to wifi. You will have... More 

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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

This place made us feel at home within minutes of walking in the door.. This place has shared rooms, private rooms, they cook for you between 11-1pm for cheap price and they also do dinners for $5 a plate depending on what the meal is.. The place has a pool, kitchen facilities with fridge access, and the wifi connection is... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hostel is located near the corner of 3200 Canal St. and South Lopez St., in the Mid-City area of New Orleans. The streetcar runs along Canal St. to the French Quarter. It is only a ten minute walk to JazzFest and Voodoo Fest in City Park. There are male, female and mixed dorms, as well as private rooms available. Spacious comfortable common areas, a fully equipped kitchen with a rear courtyard, a swimming pool, a stage and full breakfast and cheap evening meals cooked daily. India House is a hostel, not a hotel so please be aware of that before booking. We provide inexpensive, sociable accommodation usually dormitory style with shared bathrooms and communal facilities. We do have Private en suite rooms available as well. ... more   less 

Additional Information about India House Hostel

Address: 124 S Lopez St, New Orleans, LA 70119-6214
Region: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > Mid-City
Price Range: £33 - £39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 30
Also Known As:
India House Hotel New Orleans
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“Depends what YOU want- dorm or private! Just plan ahead. Bathrooms are shared. So PRE BOOK for a private bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles KortneeWithak, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“stay away from the common area”
 of 5 bubbles jclove49, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Bunks are $20/night on average, private rooms available.”
 of 5 bubbles 35juliannam, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Try to get one away from the main/common areas.”
 of 5 bubbles treadmill360, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The single rooms were about $60/day with lower prices for shared accomodations.”
 of 5 bubbles Y3358KOrichardp, 22 May 2016 | Read review
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