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Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 1 January 2015

Having stayed in hostels across the world this place is pretty much what you would expect - clean, tidy, friendly and homely in feel. The area is ok and yes the place needs some TLC here and there, but considering the revenue from backpackers/travelers, I am sure they haven't got too much money to throw around The Braai was pretty...

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Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 15 May 2012

I stayed here for three nights in a private room. The room was nice and clean. Although it wasn't ensuite, it had a least a basin. The bed was confortable and there was free wifi. The shared bathroom was relatively clean and spacious. The common area shared with the owner Dianne (kitchen and living room) reflect the negative part of...

1Thank Capunsli
Reviewed 16 March 2010

I'm not sure what experience the reviewer before me had with the owner Dianne, but personally I found her very pleasent, the hostel is very homely and the kitchen is nice and clean. Lonely Planet is out of date as soon as it comes out and chances are the reviewer below me was using the 2006 edition you cannot expect...

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Reviewed 19 January 2009

We were severely disappointed by this place as we had heard good things about it from the Lonely Planet and Coast to Coast. However, this place has been recently bought by someone new. The prices for the rooms and the breakfast (no homemade bread that was stated in the other guides!) are too expensive for what you get. The woman...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set amidst the Heritage Walk of Port Elizabeth, this quaint house offers 2 double rooms and four dorm rooms. Within walking distance of major bus and train routes, restaurants, laundromat, shops and local entertainment. Fully fitted kitchen, fridges etc. Clean and comfy beds, Library, lounge and peaceful, quiet surrounds. ... more   less 

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Address: 7 Prospect Hill, Central, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Elizabeth
Number of rooms: 6
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