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Artpackers.life - the art hostel, is a heritage building offering accommodation and workspace for travellers, artists and creative souls. The property, built in the 1930s, was previously occupied by the police, All India Radio and has also functioned as a primary school. We offer custom designed AC dormitories and private double rooms with en suite bathrooms, and free high speed WiFi and complimentary continental breakfast.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Shuttle Bus Service
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a group traveling through South India and when we reached Artpackers we were glad to see that we made a good choice.The place is great: spacious rooms, a beautiful garden and a nice terrace, clean facilities and friendly personnel.To me it was one...More

Thank IrinaDaydream
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in the private room, felt more like a nice hotel than a hostel! Really beautiful building, nice outside area with lots of space. Breakfast was great. Had loads of help from the people there, who were really lovely. Also, for anyone still nervous about...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2018

The aesthetics of this place are amazing. we stayed in a room called mushroom lab, which used to be a recording room for All India Radio. they have kept intact a lot of its charm, and the soothing blues and whites of the room were...More

Thank saumsaum
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

This hostel was amazing. Words cannot express the fun I had staying here. Even during off season, the people running the hostel make you feel good. Shradha, Farooq and Vivek were fantastic hosts and when they explain the history of the hostel, you would stare...More

Thank appu S
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing few nights at this backpacker. Definitely would return. The hosts were great as were the rooms. I love the chill area! Hopefully we get to try the food next time. Chilled, easy, vibey and simple. Be back soon.

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"Mushroom Lab private room and AC dorms"
29 Jan 2018
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"All the rooms i saw were great, the top floor ones are nice and drafty!"
11 Mar 2017
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"Top bunk!! :) or the Mushroom Lab"
19 Jan 2017
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"A great space to find but you'll have to put up with a little road noise"
10 Jan 2017
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US$ 19 - US$ 32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
IndiaKeralaAlappuzha DistrictAlappuzha
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