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Justo Salvador s/n. Casi esquina A Cardenas | Colonia Brisas de Zicatela, Puerto Escondido 70934, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Turbo, Colombia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014 via mobile

By far the worst hostel I have ever stayed at. Stay away! Fans are covered literally inches of dust, barking dogs all night and poop everywhere. Bathrooms so dirty and no water pressure. Not helpful staff, jerks staying there. If you wanna save money there are better places, it's Not hard to beat this place. I would never stay here... More

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Perth, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 via mobile

This hostel was absolutely appalling barking dogs all night very hard to get any sleep the beds were very poor value and there fans were down so it was like a sauna definently would advise going anywhere but here! The service people were good but they really need to dig into the money stash and do something about this iff... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

When you arrive at this place,something just tells you that not all is right ? Four barking dogs great you behind two cast iron gates to the lobby. The hostess Denis is a lovely woman and by her own admission,says it needs renovating. Her lease is up soon and the landlord is not prepared to invest. Rooms are dirty,shabby,beds creak... More

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013 via mobile

Thi place is ok as a last resort if everywhere else is booked up but nothing more. The room itself was clean but the rest of the hostel was quite dirty. The kitchen was questionable!! The first night we stayed we had a bunch of lads in the room next door wanting to party. The noise was unbearable so I... More

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Antigua, Guatemala
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

My husband and I booked just under a week here and ended up staying 3 weeks! We fell in love with the location and the beautifully kind and helpful owners Denise & Juan and the hostel dogs whom we would play with on the beach of an evening while watching the sun set over the ocean. Comfy beds in great... More

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Puerto Escondido, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

The highlights are the friendly, open and relaxed attitude of the people, and also it's position a couple of minutes walk from the quiet but surf-filled beach at La Punta, Zicalla. Rooms are plain but work, and there's a communal kitchen space that's useful. Unpretentiously good :)

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Dalian, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2012

As a solo female traveler I like to stay places that are helpful and friendly without feeling like I've been given training wheels. At Hostel 8 Venado I always felt like a family friend. The owners are wonderfully kind, warm, and helpful. I always felt safe with my stuff and myself and the location is perfect: outside of the main... More

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Address: Justo Salvador s/n. Casi esquina A Cardenas | Colonia Brisas de Zicatela, Puerto Escondido 70934, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Oaxaca > Puerto Escondido
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