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Community Hostel

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Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

The staff (Gabriela 👍) is nice and the hostel 'moves' a lot : everyday you'll find someone to go on a trip with, can enjoy one of their daily activities (free tour, pub-crawl, danse classes...) or sign in for the diner - with everyone else...More

Thank Thomas S
Response from Marco_FQuito, Owner at Community HostelResponded 9 January 2018

HI Thomas! We are sorry you felt left out, we encourage everyone to come and join for dinner at the big long table at the hostel, no matter if you cook your own food or you buy from us, that way everyone remains together! We...More

Reviewed 10 December 2017

Excellent staff and facilities, clean, comfortable beds, and lots of optional activities organised through the hostel, as well as the next door travel agency, Community Adventures. I chose this hostel because I am a solo traveler looking to connect with others while having a comfortable...More

Thank KatNo27
Response from Marco_FQuito, Owner at Community HostelResponded 13 December 2017

Thanks Kat, Love how you mentioned our comfortable beds, and just how easy it is to meet, and connect with others while staying with us. Keep rocking on :-)

Reviewed 9 December 2017

Super friendly staff and guests. Evening activities like salsa dancing lesson, and yoga. Walking tour our first day gave us a good orientation to the old city. Private room with shared bathroom available for couples for $25. Highly recommended. They have a very responsive travel...More

Thank R M
Response from Marco_FQuito, Owner at Community HostelResponded 13 December 2017

Hey there, Really appreciate you taking the time to write us this nice review :-)

Reviewed 5 December 2017

I spent 5 nights here and it felt like a home. There's yoga M-F mornings and events every night. It's cheap $9 for a shared dorm and you get one locker to lock valuables. Very centrally located in Old Town. Close walk to big bus...More

Thank Mar R
Response from Marco_FQuito, Owner at Community HostelResponded 11 December 2017

Gracias for such a great review, And thank you for mentioning our travel agency, and chefs. The girls at the agency work incredibly hard, and love what they do. With regards to our chefs, we recently had Veni & Jesus join our team, and I...More

Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Community Hostel really lives up to its name. Maybe it's the dining table where everyone congregates at all times of the day to talk about their past and upcoming travel plans or the numerous activities the hostel has planned everyday, but you'll feel like you're...More

Thank Alander R
Response from Marco_FQuito, Owner at Community HostelResponded 29 November 2017

Hey Alander, Thanks so much for leaving us a review, and a great one at that! I still can't believe it's been 2 years since you first stayed with us, and you've been coming back all this time. See you again soon :-)

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
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Price range
US$ 16 - US$ 20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$ 16 - US$ 20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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David J
11 December 2016|
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Response from Lovelively | Reviewed this property |
You can book Cruz del Sur tickets online! :) so you don't need to go to an office.
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Nilesha M
21 October 2016|
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Response from Welsh_traveller1121 | Reviewed this property |
Check with the hostel- they always have someone on the door so I don't imagine there will be a problem
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3 October 2016|
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Yes and really comfortable
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