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Hostel of the Sun

15 Via Melisurgo, 80123 Naples, Italy
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am a little older now and sometimes feel a little out of place in hostels. When I read all the "friendliest staff ever" reviews I was a little skeptical and worried it was going go come off as put on and a little overbearing - so glad about how wrong I was! What was booked as a 2 night... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Hostel of the Sun is one of my favourite hostels in Europe. The location is fantastic, the beds are comfortable, everything is always very clean and I do need the mention the staff make this place what it is! From the moment of checking in it instantly felt like a 'home away from home', it was incredibly safe and had... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

I chose Hostel of the Sun for its location and decent reviews and it served its purpose. The front desk staff is multilingual, helpful and happy to give suggestions on places to see and things to do. The hostel is located over several floors (2nd, 7th and 8th) and all the common space is on the 8th floor, so you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

People forbid me not to go to Napoli as the city is not safe ... I would have been Damed if not visited there . Its lovely there in Napoli and this hostel is my favorite stay in Italy. Close to Coast , port , Castles , theatre san carlo, so good for napoli sight seeing . Little far from... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

19 euro for a bunk bed that was shaking and making noise the whole night...No thanks! Never again! One more advise: do NOT order the pizza suggested by the hostel, it s the worst in Napoli! The location is ok during the day but during the night is desolated

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Just a wonderful, friendly place. As mentioned, terrific helpful staff, great brekky dining with Folk from all around the Planet. Highly recommended. Close to the centre of most action, but, beware of the local nosh shops! Ensure you ask the prices prior to dining.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I stayed here with my boyfriend for 4 days and it was great! It improved our enjoyment of Naples completely and feels almost like a second home. It's very social, the rooms are clean and is in an awesome location. The shared guest kitchen is a plus as well as included breakfast. They even serve dinner for €5 (dinner +... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Hostel of the sun was amazing! I stayed here for three nights and it was the best time ever! I was on the 7th floor and it was really really awesome here! Hung out with many people, beers in the bar, my stay here could not have been better! A huge thank you to Bernard, Luka, Midan, Harriet, Clara! One... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We loved loved loved this hostel!, staff is incredibly friendly, lost of cool people, great facilities, superb location. I wish we had more time to stay a bit longer. If you are going to Naples, stay here!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

When I arrived Luca gave me all the information requested with the best options to do excursions or tours around the city. The room was ok and it is a great place to meet people because it is not too big and most of the travelleres were alone as me. The breakfast is limited but quite good anyway , the... More 

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Address: 15 Via Melisurgo, 80123 Naples, Italy
Location: Italy > Campania > Province of Naples > Naples > Porto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
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