Ok, so I am all for roughing it but this was something else. For a start its not realy a backpacker hostel, more of a boarding house.
Inside it looks like it hasn't been cleaned properly in a good while. Shared bathrooms are filthy and some of the locks are broken, also no sinks to wash your hands.
We thought we would give it the benefit of the doubt and stay. When we came back that evening we sat down on the bed (sheets and pillows all stained) untill we noticed it was crawling with bed bugs. We packed up and left there and then. Asked the owner for a refund who said that it was too late in the day (18:00) and we had to pay at least for the first night, after a bit of complaint he gave us a full refund.
Mission area is great. Loads to see and do and eat, with other hostels in the area give this one a miss.
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