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Traveled alone from the US. Was close to everything and walked to bars alone safely. Patrol on every corner. Locals very helpful and friendly. Enjoyed coming back to the hostel for a quick change of clothes and get some warmth by the cast iron stove while music playing. Can't wait to stay again.
- Novice Nomad
- Female, 25-30
- (1 review)
Only problem was the buffalo room being next to the storeroom - so loud!
This is a great hostel with a fun atmosphere and is close to many things to do. My one and only complaint is that my room, The Buffalo Room, was right next to the store room and I felt the staff didn't make an effort to try and keep the noise down.
One of the best hostels I've stayed at - great staff, facilities, and other travelers. Highly recommended.
One of the best hostels that I've came across that is memorable. It's a like a complex of rooms and great atmosphere with staff keeping things clean. The door lock mechanism is very fumbly to deal with sometimes. That was the only minor issue.
Unreal experience. Comfortable, trendy, very clean! The staff are amazing. You feel more like part of a big family here than a guest. Very close to Long street, and other tourist places are easily accessible (by taxi or walking). Loved this place, thank you!