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1 review
Reviewed 30 May 2014

a fair enough hostel, hte hotel itself is ok but dont expect anything special. no breakfast were included neither possible to get inside. in the hotel there were also a huge number of screaming guys for a pre-wedding party, not the fault of the hotel, but didn't hlep

Thank Fabrizio B
Prague, Czech Republic
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55 reviews
53 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2013

Complete let down, how can this one be in hostelworld? Due to some big group visit, looked like there was no space for me, they had to tell a hostel worker to sleep out so that they had bed for me, i didnt have a locker too..rooms are not pretty,dirty, bathroom dirty,i stayed in 4 bed dorm but entrance to... More 

Thank Maiklcz2

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2013

I stayed there for 2 weeks in summer. Had a great time. During Feria de Agosto was really crowded n hostel was very busy. Location is perfect! In the heart of the city, low cost. Its not a HOTEL so dont expect too much :) but its great for ppl who want to have fun, have a clean bed and... More 

1 Thank Sani K
Granada, Spain
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 7 April 2011

The hostel is really cheap and if u book it on the internet u get free breakfast on the bar in plaza de la merced. just 2 minutes walking from the hostel. The rooms are nice, u have your own big locker and the beds are really comfotable. There is no reception..so u have to go up to the stairs..u... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 December 2010

mold in showers, reception not available at many times during the day. dirty rooms and bathrooms. at least we got a little discount after arguing with the owner.

Thank florulez
Venice, Italy
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67 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2010

There are several things that make this hostel a "NO-Go": 1. Terrible quality mattresses and dirty linen 2. Old bathrooms that are not even clean 3. Extra charges for locker (1 €) and credit card payment (1 €) that are nowhere described!! (hostel website or hostelworld.com) 5. Booking only possible through hostelworld, which adds an extra charge of 1.5 €... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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38 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2009

This was a first time I experienced stay in hostel dorms. The experience is not so bad. Everything is very bright and clean. In each dorm there are 8 beds, during my stay only 2 were occupied, bathrooms are ensuite. And for as little as 12 EUR a night you get all of the following - laundry, internet access, fully... More 

Thank Lexx_Naxxx
North Wales, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2009

I stayed here for about 4 nights in July '09. The first dorm was an 8-bed and was very small, but very clean and well maintained. For the last night I moved to another 8-bed dorm, but the room was more than twice the size and had a balcony. The second room was 15€ as opposed to 14€, but I... More 

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Address: Pasaje Clemens 11, 29012 Malaga, Spain
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Malaga
Number of rooms: 20
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