Reviews: Anonymous

Bamber House

Auckland, New Zealand
80%

This is a great hostel with good possibilities to sit outside. The staff is friendly, good atmosphere, nice room. Only downside: as usually in New Zealand the internet is expensive. Highly recommend to stay there though- good for long term and short term stays!

  • 4th Aug 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


Jailhouse Accommodation

Christchurch, New Zealand
80%

It´s quite an experience to stay there! We enjoyed it very much and basically everything is great about this hostel. The only thing to mention: it is really cold in there when it is cold weather. So probably it´s not the best place to stay for people who like it warm and cozy- just a warning though and shouldn´t be a problem in the warmer months of the year.

  • 14th Jul 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


Big Hostel

Sydney, Australia
86%

Great location, professional staff. We had a good time and would stay there again!

  • 10th Jul 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


Central City Backpackers

Hobart, Australia
71%

This hostel is okay for a 1-2 night stay. It is rather old and some renovation work should be done. The staff is great. Cleanliness isn't great for australian standards, but it's acceptable. Internet worked fine. It's warm

  • 3rd Jul 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


Miami Hotel Melbourne

Melbourne, Australia
100%

Very clean (at every time of the day), safe, quiet

  • 29th Jun 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


The Hive Hostel

Perth, Australia
49%

!NO!Do yourself a favour

  • 3rd Jun 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


Tanaya Bed & Breakfast

Kuta, Indonesia
100%

This hostel (or rather b

  • 2nd Jun 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


Venezia Garden

Yogyakarta, Indonesia
83%

Lovely, small, family run hostel. Very nice owners who are trying to improve their already great hostel even more. Got a discount without asking because there was construction work during the day (which didn't affect us at all though). Pool could be cleaner, but ok. Room was very comfy with a unique bathroom. Internet worked well enough. Good facilities. Free drinking water, coffee

  • 17th May 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


Citi Residence

Jakarta, Indonesia
80%

This hostel is still being renovated but as far as we could see this place will be really nice when it is finished! Nice staff. Construction work didn't bother us too much. Our room was already renovated and nice (although there are still some minor issues). Got a free room upgrade because of the construction work going on! Quiet. It's more like a hotel than a hostel. Central location (close to train, supermarket

  • 15th May 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


Six Degrees

Jakarta, Indonesia
69%

We don't understand why this hostel is so popular. It seems very average to us. The internet was really slow. The bathroom is old and in our floor was only one small sink and the showers and toilets were in a very poor condition. It is okay to stay there but there are far better hostels out there.

  • 13th May 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)

Owner Comment (Hide)
that's not very nice! We have one of the fastest hotel internet connections in the country (download speeds of 1.5MB/Second - it's a very expensive connection), bathrooms and toilets are cleaned 2 or 3 times a day, and nobody ever complained about only one sink on the second floor before. There are 8 more sinks upstairs and downstairs - a total of 10 toilets, 9 sinks and 8 showers we felt was more than enough! The whole hostel is less than 2 years old so nothing is 'old'.

5footway.inn Project Boat Quay

Singapore, Singapore
97%

Great hostel! Very nice staff (thanks guys!), very new

  • 11th May 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


Five Stones Hostel

Singapore, Singapore
77%

This place was overbooked which is why we didn't get to stay there. The staff was really nice though and helped us find two other hostels for the same price in the area (walking distance). From what we saw while we arranged for our actual place to stay it looked really nice. We definitely would have liked to stay there! The location good!

  • 10th May 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


Sunshine Bedz KL

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
77%

Our private bathroom wasn't cleaned when we moved in and didn't have a toilet. They should write in the description that the private bathroom (at least the one we had) doesn't have a toilet. We would have just stayed in a room with shared bathroom if we had known in advance. The staff is okay, but not very helpful or anything. The hostel doesn't look newly renovated (as they say it is), but it's average/good enough. The internet didn't work well. Stay there anyways because of the great location!

  • 7th May 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


Zackry Guest House

Langkawi, Malaysia
66%

The common area and room are quite good. The location is okay. What bothered us was that often no one from the hostel was around. No real help with organizing our trip to Kuala Lumpur and in the end it would have been better we hadn't asked at all because we just waited and in the end didn't get tickets or any useful information after all. No laundry service. If you decide to stay there don't expect to get a lot of service/info/help.

  • 5th May 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)

Owner Comment (Hide)
The information about how to book bus/flight/train to KL is provided in details (time of departure and links) - to cut of the agent's fee - at the reception desk information book and also is pasted on the wall in common area and the halls of rooms with shared bathroom located. Seems pax is get used to doing organized trip rather than old-style of DIY traveling. We have informed them clearly that they can read it themselves - repeatedly as our aim to offer cheapest option to guests.

Hin Bhai Resort

Koh Phangan, Thailand
66%

ONLY go there if you are there for diving with Sail Rock Divers. For regular backpackers the location really sucks- you need to take expensive taxis to the nicer beaches, nightlife etc. The village and beach right there are horrible (seriously). The managers only seem to be interested in diving- NO tour booking, info, taxi calling, laundry service etc. Often there was no one around, for example when we wanted to check in. We didn't feel welcome although there weren't a lot of guests at all.

  • 24th Apr 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


Sunny Guesthouse

Koh Samui, Thailand
71%

Nice owner. Location ok. Beach not so great (wouldn't travel there again). No internet in the room, otherwise the room was good. Comfortable bed, Tv with Dvd player, towels, cupboard- all good. Enjoyed our stay there because the owner is friendly and cares about things. We don't recommend going to that area of the island though.

  • 22nd Apr 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


HI-Sukhumvit

Bangkok, Thailand
80%

Nice atmosphere. Clean. Really close to the skytrain. Mini breakfast is good. Our room was quiet/big enough/good bathroom. Staff could use some english lessons. We liked it although it could be a little cheaper for what it is.

  • 17th Apr 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


Makati Apartelle

Manila, Philippines
77%

Excellent security which is important in Manila. Location is okay. The common areas are very clean, the rooms could be a little cleaner. Big apartment style rooms with kitchen, closet etc. - stayed there 3 times in 3 different rooms. Only one AC in each apartment and so it takes forever to cool the whole place. Therefore we closed the doors and only cooled the bedroom. Double beds are a (little) too small. Internet ok. Sometimes wierd smell from outside and canalization. Overall okay!

  • 16th Apr 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


Tr3ats Guesthouse

Cebu, Philippines
63%

Location and staff is ok but seen much better! We stayed there 2 times, 1 night each. The second time there was a problem with hostelworld bookings (overbooked, according to the staff) and we agreed to stay in a family room for the same price as the double room we booked. Only when we entered the room and already paid we saw that the bunk beds are kids size. Therefore our legs hung out of the bed all night:( The hostel is small, as are the rooms. Bathrooms are tiny! Can't recommend it!

  • 13th Apr 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


Reggae Guesthouse

Tawala, Philippines
91%

We liked that it isn't right by Alona Beach- just a short walk away from all the tourism craziness. Beautiful garden and bungalows! Nice bar and good breakfast. Quiet and peaceful. Great atmosphere. Well maintained and clean. Very nice and helpful owners! Organized a driver for the day for 2000 peso. Only bad things: mattresses are a little thin (but okay) and the neighbours animals can be rather loud at night (sometimes more than others). Anyways, this is a great place to stay!

  • 11th Apr 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


Tr3ats Guesthouse

Cebu, Philippines
60%

The rooms (we stayed in a double, then in a familiy room) are small, the bathrooms tiny. Not clean enough. Family room has very short bunk beds- too short for adults (our feet hung out and we are average height). Not a great hostel. Looks a lot better on the photos.

  • 10th Apr 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


Balay de la Rama Bed and Breakfast

Legazpi City, Philippines
91%

Close to the airport but in a secure and central area. Well maintained, clean b&b. Very nice and helpful staff. Excellent traditional breakfast included. Tour booking possible but even if you don't book a tour they are glad to help you plan your time and give good tips. Nice view of the vulcano from the balcony. Good value for money. We had a minor issue with the laundry service but they agreed that we didn't have to pay for it so that was fine too. A great place to stay!

  • 8th Apr 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)

Owner Comment (Hide)
Thanks Barbara, for the lovely review. Sounds that you spend some good time in our bed & breakfast and we love to hear this. We sincerely hope to see you again. All the best in your travel...

@Hua Lamphong

Bangkok, Thailand
69%

No customer comment

  • 2nd Apr 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


Paradise Bungalows

Koh Chang, Thailand
86%

Good location, nice beach! Seemed to be one of the better ones in the area. Recommend to stay there, although we had ants in our bathroom.

  • 26th Mar 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


Mountain- View Guest house

Sukhothai, Thailand
43%

Do yourself a favour and don't stay there. It is in the middle of nowhere but it's not the pretty countryside either. The owner wasn't there and no one there spoke even a word english. The stray dogs were scary at night, we were the only guests for two days, the house of the people running too far away for getting help at night (the dogs didn't let us close to their house). We had a huge spider-like insect in our room and it took us a lot of time to get help. It was scary at night. Dirty too.

  • 13th Feb 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)


San Sook Place

Ayutthaya, Thailand
71%

The place was nice and clean. The owner was very helpful. Our room was pretty but our bathroom was a disaster. Everything in the bathroom leaked and flushing the toilet was real work. Definitely bring plastic flip flops for the bathroom. We still recommend staying there because of the owner and the atmosphere!

  • 11th Feb 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (28 reviews)