Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • 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 on arrival. 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.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

less people checking in then booked will be charged first night charge for no shows

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, Business Trip, 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.


My Mate's Place

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

WINNER 2019 BEST HOSTEL in INDONESIA by HOSTELWORLD as voted by our guests

As the largest hostel on the island, My Mate's Place boasts a huge, buzzing social area where by day you can chill on one of our cozy beanbags before hitting up our bar by night to socialise with the other guests. Once our hostel bar is closed we'll be sure to take you out to the best party spots Gili has to offer each night.

Our rooms feature large, individual lockers, with key provided, for you to safely store all of your belongings. Each bed has it's own reading light, small storage shelf and an international charging point for your electronics. We also provide a free towel for the showers so you can save yours for the beach!

Each morning there's free tea, coffee, water and a basic breakfast so that you're refuelled for the day ahead. Of course we also have free, common area WiFi for guests. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff are always on hand and ready to help so whether you want to know the best spots to eat or wanna get the party started with some drinking games just give us a shout!

***Property Policies & Conditions:
1. Check in time will be 2pm, unless your beds are available sooner and confirmed by hostel management.
- Don't worry we have secure bag storage and all our hostel amities are available while you wait for you check in.
- Upon Check in, we hold onto your passport as a security deposit and to ensure its safe keeping while on the island.
- Bed Allocation on dorm rooms will be based on availability on the day and earlier bookings first, where ever possible groups will be kept together. Emailing asking to be together will not change how we allocate beds. if you booked in multiple bookings feel free to ask to be together and if we can we will do so.
2. Check out time is 10am.
-If you need to leave a day early let us know as soon as possible to avoid extra charges.
-Checking out after 11am a day or more early will result in full charge for that night
3. Payment: The full balance needs to be paid in CASH upon arrival.
4. Cancellation Policy:
(1) Up to 3 days advance notice before the arrival date is required.
(2) If canceled or modified later, first night will be charged.
(3) for No Show or cancelation on the day of arrival the full balance will be charged and no refund will be given.
5. Age Restriction: The minimum age to stay at the hostel is 17 years old.
6. Consuming alcohol not purchased at our bar will result in confiscation of said alcohol, continued consumption will result in accommodation being cancelled
7. It is your own responsibility to make arrangements to get to the island, we recommend Eka Jaya as the most reliable fast boat provider. If you miss your boat or a boat you booked was cancelled our cancelation policy still stands View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.0

  • Security 9.5

  • Location 9.2

  • Staff 9.6

  • Atmosphere 9.5

  • Cleanliness 9.3

  • Facilities 9.1

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    06 Aug 2019
    Booked for 2 nights, still haven't left here a week later. So easy for everyone to become family. The managers Ryan and Andrew make you feel welcome from the second you get there.
    Australia, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0


    01 Aug 2019
    Brilliant place to stay in Gili T. We travelled as a group of 4 guys and all of us loved it. The staff are some of the most helpful we’ve met on our travels, all fun and chatty and in general its a really great place to mingle and play a few drinking games before heading out. Special mention to Tommi who helped us out with every question and looked out for us even for our future travels, a real gent. Cheers guys 👌
    Ireland, Male, 18-24
  • 10.0


    20 Jul 2019
    Best hostel!! The beds were comfortable, the showers were great! The staff is so nice and we always felt safe even though it’s known as a party hostel. If you are in Gili T stay here it’s a tiny bit out of the way but it’s so perfect it doesn’t matter!
    USA, All Female Group, 18-24
  • 9.7


    09 Aug 2019
    My Mates is super clean and has a nice atmosphere, however we felt quite young there which made it difficult to socialise. The rooms were almost hotel like and bathrooms were really nice as well.
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 9.7


    19 Jul 2019
    If you want to party and a hostel with an amazing atmosphere then stay here. Every evening the staff make a massive effort to create a great vibe and get everyone having a good time. At 10pm however, the music stops and everyone moves onto a bar on the strip.... so if you are worried about lack of sleep, it’s fine. The rooms are comfy. Nice bed and a big locker each for all of your things. The bathrooms are clean, modern and big. Breakfast is really good.
    England, Male, 25-30
  • 9.4


    08 Aug 2019
    Exclusively cool people and really nice rooms. Doesn't have a pool but there's always a Poolparty going on elsewhere anyway. Had a blast here!
    Germany, Male, 18-24
  • 8.9


    31 Jul 2019
    Most social hostel where everyone is up for a good time. Staff were always very attentive and keen for people to interact. Excellent gravy, some would say the best in Indo. Came away with no dignity due to constant party scene. Bedrooms had no faults and the showers and toilets were superb. People were always cleaning. Beanbags were a absolute delight to spend your day recovering on. My bike I hired was cool. The location was good, especially the availability of pizza close by. Extended my stay!
    England, All Female Group, 18-24
  • 8.9


    30 Jul 2019
    showers where really good, toilets where nice. the staff put in a load of effort to make everyone feel involved with drinking games and deals every night at the bar. if im ever back in Gili t im coming here 100%. Shoutout Ryan and all the staff actually for making so much effort.
    England, All Male Group, 18-24
  • 8.3


    06 Aug 2019
    Good spot to meet people Showers are a bit hot and miss Our room was down stairs so you could not escape the party
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 8.0


    27 Jul 2019
    Good hostel if you like party.
    Spain, Female, 25-30
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Centre
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Utensils
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • Currency Exchange
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Foosball
  • Wii


  • 2019

    1st, Country Winners Indonesia

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