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The description of the hostel was deceiving when we read about what to expect. The "hostel" has no office, no phone to use, it was nearly impossible to find the owner to get anything we needed. It's a big apartment with 3 separate rooms, and one shower between the 3 rooms staying there. The kitchens small, the door to the patio area can easily be opened even when it's locked. There was supposed to be a shuttle service to the city, but there isn't. You have to pay for the bus.
Good stay next to the beach. Better suited for couples or a bunch of friends. If you like to surf and you have your own surfboard, this is the place to be. Bit hard to get around if you have no car because it´s not in the center.
It's basically a house where you can rent one of the bedrooms. We stayed there for one night and enjoyed the atmosphere and the TV in the living room area. It's close to the beach and the twin brothers are very nice and friendly! The only negative aspect is the distance to shops etc, because the bus is quite expensive.
door didnt lock properly. location wasnt good, bus needed to get to the main part of town. self contained apartment was a nice change from a hostel. shared with a couple and another female traveller. nice to sit and chill out and watch the telly