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    HI-Houston: The Morty Rich Hostel

    501 Lovett Blvd, Houston, TX 77006-4020
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    • Excellent60%
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    “bed dorm” (5 reviews)
    “tv room” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 103 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Excellent hostel. Five stars for everything including service, location and rooms. Non-profit. I booked a six bed dorm and got a room to myself. The drink machine was out of order but Walgreens was open 24/7 100m down the road.

    Thank angelamichelleri2017
    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    I stayed here for three nights. Staff were friendly and professional and the facilities were clean and well kept. The neighbourhood is very quiet and still there are a lot of restaurants nearby. There is a supermarket about three blocks away. There is nothing really...More

    Thank Juan Camilo R
    Response from Della S, General Manager at HI-Houston: The Morty Rich HostelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hello Juan, Thank you for staying with us and taking the time out to let us know how we are doing. Thank you and we hope to see you again very soon.

    Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

    Stayed for 2 nights and the staff were really helpful with any questions I had, the other guests were friendly and had some good advice (don't be afraid to ask), it is in a great location with easy walking access to many bars and places...More

    Thank 444pk1
    Response from Della S, General Manager at HI-Houston: The Morty Rich HostelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hello Guest, Thank you for staying with us. We so delighted to see that you were able to interact with you roommate. We love to know that our guest are sharing stories. We hope to see you again very soon.

    Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

    Near by the downtown of Houston, this place is very convenient and the staff amazing. I totally recommend this place. Ou can find many restaurants near and the facilities are clean and cozy. If you are planning to stay in Houston consider this nice option....More

    Thank Galileo F
    Response from Melissa S, General Manager at HI-Houston: The Morty Rich HostelResponded 12 July 2017

    Hello Galileo, Thank you for letting us know how we are doing. We love to hear that you had a wonderful time at HI Houston hostel. Thank you for your recommendation and yes we love to talk around breakfast time. Thank you, Management and Staff...More

    Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

    Stayed for 3 nights and there were No social activities whatsoever. Unlike what's been advertised. It's OK if you're looking for peace and quiet. Close to 24hrs stores and buses. Other than that it's quiet boring especially for those traveling on their own.More

    Thank 523londoner
    Response from Melissa S, Manager at HI-Houston: The Morty Rich HostelResponded 12 July 2017

    Hello Guest, Thank you for staying with us. We are implementing more activities at the hostel. This is our focal point while we help guest like you explore and adventure our communities. We hope this does not deter you from staying with us again and...More

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    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$ 31 - US$ 64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    "If you want a bottom bunk, call ahead. They don't answer emails."
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    "Pick a room with an outdoor balcony. Very pleasant to sit out and have a nice beer/wine."
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