Reviews: Anonymous

Hong Kong Hostel

Hong Kong, Hong Kong
83%

great location and nice rooms with really comfortable beds, even on the top bunk. unfortunately our dorm had ensuite bathrooms which had a bit of an issue with the ventilator which caused a damp problem on some days. i'd recommend to try and get a room with no ensuite bathroom and this hostel would be perfect for a stay in hongkong

  • 10th Mar 2014
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • All Female Group, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Noosa Backpackers Resort

Noosa, Australia
80%

Decent hostel with very comfortable beds, good location and free kayaks, surfboards and shuttle bus. Only thing that's missing is a washing line to hang wet clothes after the beach

  • 25th Feb 2014
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Budds In Surfers

Surfers Paradise, Australia
77%

This is a nice chilled out hostel to stay for a few days, comfortable dorms, decent communal areas and decent sized pool. Only thing that lets it down is the kitchen size and layout are so awkward that it becomes difficult as soon as there are 3 people in the kitchen. Stay there but try and avoid cooking

  • 22nd Feb 2014
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Nomads Byron Bay

Byron Bay, Australia
60%

Unfortunately the whole place was quite dirty when we stayed, corridors smelt of puke and sweat, room was very messy (granted that is highly driven by occupants), bathrooms and kitchen were dirty (the latter seemed to be suffering from perpetual puddles in multiple areas). The bedroom had small lockers for valuables but half of these were broken. The crowd is young and the hostel massive but having stayed in similar places i know it's not impossible to maintain basic cleanliness. Probably worth

  • 21st Feb 2014
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)

Owner Comment (Hide)
Dear Silvia, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us, I apologise if you found the hostel "messy" even if it was as a result of other guests in your room. We do put a lot of effort into keeping the hostel clean and go through each room every day to keep them tidy. I apologise that the stay did not meet your expectations, I hope you enjoy the rest of your travels in Australia. Kind regards, Sam B

Backpackers HQ

Sydney, Australia
86%

No customer comment

  • 19th Feb 2014
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Kiwi Airport Backpackers

Auckland, New Zealand
66%

This is a stop gap hostel for people travelling through Auckland airport. As such it has no atmosphere but the place is clean and facilities are basic but adequate to stay one night, if staying longer or to visit Auckland I'd recommend to stay downtown

  • 17th Feb 2014
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


The Old Countryhouse

Christchurch, New Zealand
80%

Large hostel but broken out across 3 houses which makes it more homely. Clean with good facilities, only negative is that its a bit of a walk to CBD (approx 10 mins)

  • 16th Feb 2014
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Mountain Jade Backpackers

Hokitika, New Zealand
74%

Nicely located in middle of hokitika. Functional and has all facilities needed for a stopover but probably not a place i would stay longer term as lacking in atmosphere a bit possibly due to it being located above a giant jade store

  • 5th Feb 2014
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)

Owner Comment (Hide)
Hi Silvia Thank you for your review. Yes we are located above the Jade Factory but we are a separate Business, We find that our customers have a great time in general and hang out and talk about their travels and experiences. Mountain Jade Backpackers

Accents on the Park

Nelson, New Zealand
89%

No customer comment

  • 26th Jan 2014
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Thomas's Hotel on Hereford

Christchurch, New Zealand
80%

Just reopened with brand new facilities, very clean and functional (sockets behind each bed)

  • 25th Jan 2014
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


City Travellers Auckland

Auckland, New Zealand
77%

Good location in Aucklands university area, good base to explore Auckland from Hostel is clean and has decent facilities. It is broken into a series of self contained apartments which can make socialising a bit difficult for anybody looking to meet people.

  • 16th Jan 2014
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Backpackers International

Rarotonga, Cook Islands
89%

Very chilled out hostel in walking distance to lovely beach. Stayed in twin room which was clean and a good size. Common areas and kitchen are conducive to socialising with other travellers. Hostel staff is very helpful and keen to make sure people staying have a good time.

  • 16th Jan 2014
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


El Misti Hostel Rio

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
83%

location best hostel breakfast in Brasil, more choice than I have seen in any other hostel great little bar where barman Paul makes mean caipirinhas - crammed common area and dorms - has a roof terrace where it was possible to hang wet clothes from the beach when I stayed previously, however this has now been locked which results in everybody having to hang their wet beach clothes over beds in rooms not great

  • 11th Jan 2014
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


HI Albergue de Olinda

Olinda, Brazil
80%

beautiful hostel in welcoming setting central common area around pool with hammocs and open kitchen clean and spacious dorms good breakfast - location not as central (although only 10 mins walk to historic roads)

  • 9th Jan 2014
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Hostel Pousada Pais Tropical

Salvador, Brazil
77%

Great location, around in the room) good breakfast ~rooms are decent albeit crammed (I'd prefer dorms with more than 4 beds in favor of being able to turn - not much of a hostel atmosphere/ opportunity to meet people - restricted access to kitchen making it difficult to cook yourself - staff members don't seem to communicate you were constantly sent from one person to the next to get questions answered or had all staff members ask you the same questions

  • 4th Jan 2014
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Rio Soul Hostel

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
86%

Clean and friendly hostel in good location staff common areas fast wifi - dorms a bit crammed - nowhere to hang wet gear after coming back from the beach

  • 1st Jan 2014
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Iguana's House

Cartagena, Colombia
86%

Great little hostel with very helpful staff, in particular Anne the volunteer.

  • 21st Dec 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Casa Divanga

Taganga, Colombia
86%

Nice hostel with excellent staff and great laid back atmosphere. Ended up staying longer than planned.

  • 18th Dec 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Candela & Chocolate Hostel

Santa Marta, Colombia
83%

No customer comment

  • 13th Dec 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


La Miscelanea

Medellin, Colombia
77%

Nice hostel less than 5 mins walk to the el poblano bar area, but far enough away from the noise if unwanted. Hostel dorms are clean, only thing that is lacking a bit is security - it's easy to get to the dorms from restaurant/bar area which is open to public, a gate inbetween would be great. location value for money bar downstairs - dorm area not secured from public (dorms can be locked though and each bed has a locker) - could use a few more bathrooms when busy

  • 11th Dec 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


83%

Clean dorms with comfortable beds and ensuite bathrooms. Nice common areas and very good breakfast. Would stay again

  • 6th Dec 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


100%

Great hostel with great staff and great facilities: kitchen, loads of places indoors and outdoors to relax. We had a great welcome from the staff amd very helpful. Just bare in mind that it is very popular and therefore really busy. People party late and also leave early for Colca canyon excursions so not a quiet place to sleep.

  • 31st Oct 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • England
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Marlon's House Puno

Puno, Peru
86%

Really comfy hostel with nice clean rooms and great staff, makes an excellent base in puno for a few days very clean breakfast with great variety good Internet connection nice common area helpful staff lockers at reception - could use an additional bathroom for dorms - kitchen could have more equipment

  • 27th Oct 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Bacoo Hostel

La Paz, Bolivia
91%

Great value for money, staff is amazing in particular Isabel who was superhelpful, we stayed 3 nights instead of 1 which was originally planned. Approx 10 minutes walk into main tourist area and same distance to bus terminal, very convenient. super clean comfortable beds fast wifi plug sockets in locker to charge -no cooking facilities

  • 21st Oct 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Amigo Hostel

Sucre, Bolivia
71%

No customer comment

  • 19th Oct 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Exxes Hostel

Salta, Argentina
69%

No customer comment

  • 12th Oct 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Iguazu Falls Hostel

Puerto Iguazu, Argentina
91%

No customer comment

  • 9th Oct 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


mate!

Cordoba, Argentina
74%

Hostel is approx 15 minutes walk from bus terminal. Dorms are on smaller side but clean, although hostel is at a crossroads it was fairly quiet common areas reasonably fast wifi movie projector and DVD collection pool table - big warderobes but no lockers in rooms, few lockers available in hallway - few bathrooms - kitchen quite sparsely equipped

  • 7th Oct 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Punto Urbano

Mendoza, Argentina
80%

Approx 20 mins walks from bus terminal in a good location rooms face away from the road which makes it quiet to sleep. Hostel had just opened and new facilities were being added every day, I'd expect this hostel to become better by the day. breakfast - including amazing pancakes happy hour lockers fit backpacks - wifi connection was poor and only worked in common areas - few common areas (looked like more were being added) - little storage space in kitchen

  • 3rd Oct 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Punto Sur Hostel

Bariloche, Argentina
86%

Stayed at punto sur for 1 night, located in street most hostels are in which is a just under ARS 40 taxi ride from the bus terminal each dorm with own bathroom value for money staff provides discount vouchers for restaurants in town - not very many common areas - wifi is fairly slow

  • 1st Oct 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Posada Patagonica Nakel Yen

El Calafate, Argentina
94%

No customer comment

  • 29th Sep 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Rancho Grande Hostel

El Chalten, Argentina
51%

Rancho grande was being renovated so we were in the hotel next door. Whilst it was a nice surprise to have a hotel room the excitement soon went when we realised the bedsheets in the room we were given were used despite the room having just been made up and the kitchen was quite dirty. Shame as the place would otherwise have been ok

  • 28th Sep 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


I Keu Ken Hostel

El Calafate, Argentina
91%

No customer comment

  • 26th Sep 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)


Cruz del Sur Hostel

Ushuaia, Argentina
86%

Spent 3 nights at Cruz del Sur. Hostel is very busy and a bit crowded but that makes part of an amazing atmosphere. Staff is fantastic, Ana gave awesome advice on trips based on time/budget and other places travellers have already seen in Patagonia. Would stay here again, highly recommended for single travellers who will find other likeminded people. + atmosphere + staff + sink to handwash clothes - common areas are quite small but contribute to atmo - internet only works in common areas

  • 23rd Sep 2013
  • Globetrotter
  • Austria
  • Female, 31-40
  • (34 reviews)