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I like their rooftop terrace, great view of the mountains and the valley. Close to everything.
Wouldn't recommend this hostel. There was a girl that was covered in bed bug bites and the staff refused to acknowledge this. They tried to put me in the bed that she got the bites in, and thankfully she told me. I did not want to stay here after learning this. I paid up front for 2 nights and decided to leave chaouen after the first night. I asked the man if it was possible to get a refund, and he was INCREDIBLY rude to me and refused. I would have been less annoyed if he was nice about it.
This hostel is insanely good value for money. A bit of a walk from the 'bus station' (they just drop you off on a main road) which is all uphill and can be tough with a heavy rucksack in the heat, but a spacious rooftop and good atmosphere makes up for it. You can't get by on English with the staff unfortunately, and breakfast is pretty basic, but man at this price I wasn't complaining!
Very friendly and helpful staff, the roof terrace was a lovely place to spend the evening with views of the Spanish mosque.
Great place -- I had a wonderful time! My only suggestion would be to add hooks for towels in the rooms and some form of security (ie lockers).
Stayed for 2 nights in March'15. Simple and laidback hostel, with great staff, as Yassin at the reception. I felt really welcomed there, with good info for all my questions, had a good time and great conversations with the staff and other travellers. Hot showers all day, breakfast incluided and plenty of blankets available for Chechaouen's cool nights. Nice rooftop terrace with awesome views and well equipped kitchen. Totally recomended
Great value for money but (walking) directions to the hostel could have been clearer.
- Novice Nomad
- Female, 25-30
- (1 review)
Perfectly located, extremely close to the heart of the medina! Staff very friendly and polite, but language barriers make it very difficult to get directions or advice. Fresh and clean sheets, but cleanliness standards very basic in the bathrooms. The place is FREEZING! They give you heaps of blankets though. However, if you don't want to spend your day and night wearing your jacket, better go in the summer. Quite good value for money, if you book online, safe and welcoming :)
The staff is very nice and friendly! Breakfast is simple and good and served on the terrace which offers a great view of the mountains and town. Showers are always hot and the hostel is kept clean. I would recommend to stay here!