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Via Desiderio, 24, Milan, Italy

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1286 Total Reviews
  • 83%Value For Money
  • 87%Security
  • 76%Location
  • 89%Staff
  • 81%Atmosphere
  • 86%Cleanliness
  • 83%Facilities

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It was a good hostel, the beds and rooms were fairly nice, however the atmosphere wasn't there when I arrived. Not many people came together to meet and talk and such. But if your looking just for a place to rest and relax, it's good. Just make sure to ask for the tax waver for people under 30, because the desk guy won't tell you about it, even though he knows haha.


Great staff and a clean hostel with very good value for money.

  • 16th Dec 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 31-40
  • (1 review)


Friendly and helpful staff, nice facilities and rooms


The Hostel was an alright one. Nothing really "stood out" about this one. The biggest things about it that I could remember is that it's really far from anything so you have to take the metro which is fairly close by. And the lumpy pillow I slept on. It was so uncomfortable I had to make my own pillow out of my clothing and toss theirs to the side because I could not sleep on it.


Buen hostal y agradable ambiente. Aprovechen el desayuno con muy ricas cosas para comer.


It's an hour away from the city center so the Metro is the most comfortable way to get there, the instructions on how to get there are a little fuzzy but you can get by fine.


Nice hostel with good atmosphere and a really value for money place.


Really nice hostel i ever seen rooms and toilets are so clean and nice price as well. Near at supermarkets, metro and resto. Front Desk are helpful and they really know the city very well. Even the housekeeping are really nice and greet you all the time. Keep it up guys!😘

  • 24th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Philippines
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


The breakfast is fantastic!! But one thing weird is, when I was resting in my room, the staff suddenly opened the door of my room, and he simply showed another girl my room (they just stood outside the door). Though I didn't lose anything, it's still weird to have an experience like that. I didn't know what's going on. But other things are all fine.


Staff is terrible, aside from two Filipino guys. Unhelpful and not at all friendly. Answering a question or helping was such a chore for them. They will try to charge you for anything! The cleaning ladies woke people up and made them leave the room so they could clean. The shower overflowed which created a lake in our bathroom. Wifi is nonexistent, they'll tell you they're fixing it, thats a lie. Breakfast is fine, a lot of bread. Kitchen has decent equipment. Avoid this hostel.


We only stayed here a night in a double room with ensuite. The hostel is a subway ride from the main shopping district. The day staff member was lovely and very helpful. Unfortunately the night staff member was a bit rude at 6am and was reluctant to organise a taxi for us and insisted we pay for him to make the booking. Apart from this our room was clean and comfortable.


Second time there..Excellent choice!Thnx


I liked the hostel, and the rating would probably be higher, if not for discrepancy in pricing. On the website it is 19 euros, but once in hostel, extension costs 22 Euros for the same bed. They also try to apply the tourist tax (2E) to everyone, even if they are below 30. So, except of that, place was nice. Lots of books, kitchen, ok location. Make the prices even, and it will have almost no flaws!


I've stayed in a room for 3, but I was lucky because nobody else was there. The room was great, and very clean. The location is good, you have to find the right exit from the subway station and you'll be there in a 2 minutes walk. I don't think the place (subway station/ lambrate) it's very safe late in the night, but if you don't plan to stay out until too late, it's fine.

  • 2nd Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Argentina
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


Easy location. Took the bus into the Duomo area and the Metro connected easily with the airport express train. Staff was helpful and courteous.


This place is really good. I liked the localization, it's really close to the underground station, about 3 minutes walking; they have a great breakfast; the comum area is nice and the room as well. I recommend it!!!


extremely friendly staff, nice communal atmosphere, clean and well equiped rooms. Good breakfast, lots of bread!


Not far from metro, good location


Bathroom has no place to hang clothes/towel. Electric wires hanging out in bathroom. Guy on the night duty was reluctant to give back the key deposit and gave deposit back only when asked for. Was charged 2€ for phone call to get cab. Staff know that people would pay 2€ rather than make expensive roaming call. only saving grace was that I met few cool roommates and has good time in Milan. I would certainly avoid this place.


Staff is helpful to put me in a room for 2 different bookings, helpful to bring convenience to travellers.

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