Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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Property Description

Ciao Hostel is located in a hill top just 600 meter from the center. The Hostel has 3 floors: on the first floor there is the reception and common area with movie every night and 5 dormitories with shared bathrooms. On the second floor there is an italian restaurant and bar, open from 6.30am until 11pm and 4 more dorms. On the third and last floor you will find the terrace to enjoy the stunning view and where we organize events like yoga classes, and also a mixed dormitory with 12 beds and shared bathrooms.

Here from the Hostel we organise also many trip to the Komodo National Park and others activity like trekking and snorkelling. The nearest ATM is 400m so 5 mins walking, restaurants, dive centers and shops are also around 500 meters away. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.4

  • Security 8.7

  • Location 8.5

  • Staff 8.8

  • Atmosphere 8.5

  • Cleanliness 8.5

  • Facilities 8.4

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    16 Nov 2019
    Only here 1 night but very clean and amazing views from the hostel
    England, Couple, 25-30
  • 9.7


    06 Oct 2019
    Hostel has the best view in Labuan Bajo, worth staying for that reason alone. Rooms were nice and the restaurant was good although a little pricey for the town. Staff were a little disorganised at times but I would definitely stay again
    Scotland, Male, 25-30
  • 9.1


    16 Nov 2019
    Nice hostel with an amazing view! Cafe on site with decent food. Laundry service did a really good job with my clothes, I was impressed. Also made use of the shuttle to the airport and the shuttles and collection from the town centre. Only flaw for me would be that there is no pool, but there are many cafes and bars in the town where you can access a pool once you buy a soda or a snack.
    Ireland, Female, 25-30
  • 8.6


    05 Oct 2019
    The view from the rooftop is one of the best ever seen in a hostel. From the harbour you have to walk up to the hill for around 15 min, but they have a pick up/drop off from hostel to city in the evening so it's not a big deal, or you can just get a transport for a few rupias.
    Italy, Male, 41+
  • 8.6


    05 Oct 2019
    Loved having the private showers and toilets. Aircon worked very well. I just think for the price breakfast should be included as it is one of the more expensive shared hostels I've stayed in. I would recommend having breakfast elsewhere it wasn't the best.
    Australia, Couple, 25-30
  • 8.3


    26 Nov 2019
    A little out of the centre of town. It's uphill so grab a taxi unless you want to sweat. The views are what make this place really shine! The 12 bed dorm is basically beds in a covered rooftop. You get a mosquito net and the are fans/locker. Downside the water storage is up there and you hear it go off whenever someone uses water. Several toilets and showers were out of order.
    Canada, Male, 25-30
  • 8.3


    01 Nov 2019
    Great views from the dorm room overlooking the ports. The restaurant in the hostel was delicious, but slightly more expensive than I was hoping for. My only complaint was that I was told that the free shuttle picking me up from the airport would arrive at 6pm. It was about 15-20 minutes late which would have been fine if they had communicated with me. Instead, I was sitting outside the airport being pestered by taxi and motorbike drivers for 20 mins without any idea if the shuttle was coming.
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 8.3


    17 Oct 2019
    Amazing location. You can't beat the view they have from the hostel, looking over the port. The organization though was quite lacking - the mosquito nets had more holes than a slice of hemmental cheese (when pointed out they simply swapped mine with the one of another bed making it someone else's problem) and I had to wait over an hour for the pick up at the airport even though the hostel is 10 minutes driving distance and they confirmed the time of my pickup beforehand.
    Italy, Female, 25-30
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    05 Oct 2019
    Ok hostel, a bit pricey considering there is no pool and no breakfast included. The Wi-Fi was a bit sketchy, and the mattress had a dip in the middle. Overall pretty clean. Free shuttles to the town was a good addition, as well as the movie night's. One morning I woke up and there was no toilet paper in any of the toilets on the ground floor.
    Australia, Female, 25-30
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    05 Oct 2019
    Feels more like a place you go on holiday than a space for backpackers. Restaurant on site is good, but overly expensive. It's frustrating to be charged a lot of money without being provided with other options (since the location is far from the center of town), not to mention the truck that takes you into town isn't reliable and can't fit enough people. With that said, it's extremely clean and the stunning views can't be beat. All just depends on your priorities, I guess!
    USA, Female, 25-30
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  • Free Airport Transfer
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Hot Showers
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Security Lockers
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Restaurant
  • Board Games