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Lale Hostel

Kale mah. 5 Sokak No 2, Egirdir 32500, Turkey
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lale pension, and the associated Charly hotel (both administered by the same family), are very friendly, welcoming and warm-hearted accommodation spots that will make your experience by the lake in Egirdir shine and your discovery of the nearby areas a unique adventure. The pension offers comfortable accommodation for extremely good prices as well as a delicious breakfast, with fresh fruits,... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We stayed at Lale Hostel in early December and had all our meals at Charlie's Place (same owner). Room has a great view of the lake, but unfortunately both of us found the beds not so comfortable. However this was more than offset by the incredibly friendly welcome we received from the owners and Carol the resident Englishwoman who was... More 

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Bologna
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Egirdir was a "last minute" stop during my trip to Turkey, somehow unattended. But Lale has been a nice surprise. I was alone, in the hostel style room. It looked narrow (12 beds), but we were just 3 people, so comfortable. Nice view on the lake but, expecially, nice common area at Charlie's. Amazing breakfast (included in the price) and... More 

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Dublin
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

The room was far too expensive during sn almost off season period. The accommodation was very basic and should have cost half the price. That said, the staff are wonderful over at sister pension Charlys pension where evening meals are also provided. So this is not a personal attack.I'm just critical of the value for money aspect.

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Clemson, SC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

+Phenomenal views of the lake and mountains from our room +Huge, clean room and bathroom +Great breakfast +Cheapest hotel of our 3 week trip through Turkey and Greece -Our room was right beside a mosque's minaret, so we were all woken up at 3 am by the azan (call to prayer). This can't be helped, though. -The hotel restaurant serves... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

I was there ! Yes !!! Actually not just me , me and my wife. Well, for that time, my girlfriend maybe I should say. It had been a couple of months since we met on internet and we had decided to meet face to face. I was already living in Egirdir and I needed to make a good choice...shortly,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

LOVED OUR TIME HERE! This pension was fabulous. The owner is the most gracious and helpful man ! He took care of us like we were family. Need a bike...? No problem. A list of trails to hike? No problem. Bus tickets, shuttle to bus station, bus schedules? No problem. Transportation to Sagalosses? No problem Rooms were inexpensive. Meals were... More 

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

I found Lale pension through browsing on the internet. Already before I set out I had a good feeling about the place. The owner of the pension was there to pick me up from the bus station even if the bus, by my calculation, was an hour late and I had - stupidly - forgotten to write down the numer... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

Booked this place after reading other reviews and after staying there I could not believe it was the same place. Room is spartan and basic, washroom is old, tired and not clean, also bugs galore. Overall the whole place is the complete opposite of cosy. Looks more like a hospital room. Saw pictures of their other property (the new one... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

Lale Hostel was very clean and comfortable with a beautiful view. The owner, Ibrahim, was incredibly helpful and assisted with planning my two days on the St Paul trail and booking an otogar ticket to Goreme. Baggage storage facilities were also provided for when I was trekking. The common area was filled with friendly and interesting people, and breakfast and... More 

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