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India House Hostel

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Last year I was travelling by myself in New Orleans (Jazz Fest!) and stayed at the lovely and quirky India House Hostel. Staff were super friendly, helpful and down to earth and the whole place exudes an artsy, quirky, lived-in charm, with amazing paintings covering most surfaces, a great backyard with space for concerts, cookouts and a sizeable pool for...

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 8 February 2017

My husband and I stayed at India House Hostel and were quite impressed. The hostel is housed in a lovely old building with lots of lovely old woodwork. There are several community spaces, a communal kitchen, warm water in the bathroom. (They even have a pool!) The staff was really nice too. What more could you ask for?

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travelgoa_9, Public Relations Manager at India House Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We do try to give our hostel that "old" New Orleans feel. We believe our buildings and property have lots of character. It is important to us to make everyone feel at home and appreciated when they stay with us. Again, thank you for your lovely response.

Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

India House is an okay hostel, the facilities are not the newest or cleanest but for what you are paying I think it's fair. I didn't spent that much time in the hostel but I met great people there, location is good walking distance supermarkets, pharmacy and rest/bars. People told me to be careful in that area but I walked...

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Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

The hostel is really cool and the location is great. Access to the city is really easy and cheap with public transportation. It could be a little cleaner and the breakfast is pretty expensive. The staff members are really friendly but a little bit alternative like the entire hostel. I would come back!

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Thank Peter S
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The hostel is on par with all other hostels in terms of beds, showers, toilets, etc. I did stay in a private room with a private shower one evening and it was clean. You are able to book tours from the main desk in the hostel, they have reasonably priced meals for breakfast and supper. Corner store is just a...

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New Braunfels, Texas
Reviewed 1 November 2016

If you are groovy enough, this is your spot! Meals are available all day long for about $6 or you can use the kitchen to cook your own stuff. Groovy atmosphere. Meet new people. NOT quiet at all.... but really, it's New Orleans, so please don't tell me you are headed that way for some peace and quiet! Various bedding...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I spent 2 weeks at this place and it was awesome. This place has a pool! The location is right next to the tram line which is great! Really close to a great bar named chickie wah wah. The chef does a meal every morning and night and it is sooooo tasty. First come first serve. The rooms are clean...

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 13 October 2016

If you want the real local experience and you're on a budget this place is where it's at. My friends and I reserved a few of the private rooms with bathrooms. Newly remodeled, simple but tidy and a half a block from a trolley stop. The staff were helpful and they had fresh coffee brewing 247! This place is da...

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Darwin, Australia
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Just what I want when I travel, great location, great atmosphere, great value, The trolley nearby goes most places although it is slow . The Hostel is a series of older houses converted to rooms and dorms. It all neds a bit of maintenance but we totally enjoyed our stay

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2016

I stayed in a private room with shared bathroom for 3 nights in August. The room itself was okay containing just a pretty uncomfortable bed and a table, but had good air conditioning and was all I really needed for the time I was there. Its the communal areas are what make this hostel so great and unique! In the...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hostel is located near the corner of 3200 Canal St. and South Lopez St., in the Mid-City area of New Orleans. The streetcar runs along Canal St. to the French Quarter. It is only a ten minute walk to JazzFest and Voodoo Fest in City Park. There are male, female and mixed dorms, as well as private rooms available. Spacious comfortable common areas, a fully equipped kitchen with a rear courtyard, a swimming pool, a stage and full breakfast and cheap evening meals cooked daily. India House is a hostel, not a hotel so please be aware of that before booking. We provide inexpensive, sociable accommodation usually dormitory style with shared bathrooms and communal facilities. We do have Private en suite rooms available as well. ... more   less 

Additional Information about India House Hostel

Address: 124 S Lopez St, New Orleans, LA 70119-6214
Region: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans > Mid-City
Price Range: ₹ 1,349 - ₹ 3,469 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 30
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“If you're not a partier, see if you can get in a room in one of the adjacent houses.”
TravelingStagehand, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Depends what YOU want- dorm or private! Just plan ahead. Bathrooms are shared. So PRE BOOK for a private bathroom.”
KortneeWithak, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“stay away from the common area”
jclove49, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Bunks are $20/night on average, private rooms available.”
35juliannam, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Try to get one away from the main/common areas.”
treadmill360, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
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