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Ostello di Corniglia

Via alla Stazione, 3, 19018 Corniglia, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013
JLB3791 Oceanside, California
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Oceanside, California
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Great location in the middle of Cinque Terre with some ocean views. Good price relative to the other area. Nothing special about the rooms or staff. The walls were kind of thin. The parking is very expensive. We took the shuttle but otherwise there is a long walk up to get to the hostel.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013 via mobile

I only stayed here for 2 nights but definitley do not recommend it. First off it is in a horrible location.. Up 300 stairs.. With a suitcase or backpack basically impossible to get to (though their is an extremely packed shuttle bus) Thought the 'lock out' thing was terrible as we had to sit out front of the building in... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

Your perspective of the service at Ostello di Corniglia is likely to vary depending on whether it's the first or last place you stay in Italy. If you're already jaded by rude italians and their poor excuse for customer service then you might not be too perturbed by the staff here. Don't expect to use a toilet before check in,... More

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Napier, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Place was clean but that is about it. The staff were unfriendly (very selfish) and you have keys but have to hand them in whenever you leave which makes the lockers pointless. Anyone can grab the keys from the desk. Also they have a lockout time from 1pm to 3pm which means even if you are already in the hostel... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 via mobile

Pro's: Corniglia is a beautiful small town if you would like a break from the hustle & bustle. The hostel is clean with good size room. Cons: BEWARE OF 1pm-3pm SHUT OUT OF THE ENTIRE HOSTEL. If you are unlucky to be in Cinque Terre on a day of bad weather, you will be shut out of the hostel regardless.... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 via mobile

Staff are very unfriendly, lock you out of your room during the day and if you don't arrive back before 1:30am you are locked out till 7:30am. Very rude people. We stayed here on a day that was pouring down and we had already had lunch but they demanded we be locked out between 1:00pm-3:00pm and we had no where... More

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Detroit, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

This place was clean and quiet and had fantastic locker space. But don't expect too much else. Staff isn't friendly and there are too many rules. Lockout half the morning and part of the afternoon, which wasn't a big deal because we were out exploring but I was still irritated at the fact that I was paying for a place... More

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013 via mobile

This is a great small hostel in Cornigila, probably the quietest town in Cinque Terre. Showers were good and each bed came with a locker/closet. One of the receptionists acted as if you we're bothering him whenever you asked him something, though.

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Hillsborough, New Jersey
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

Positives: included locker and keys in room. There is a play ground from an elementary school outside that was enjoyable with my friends while we were waiting to go somewhere for 15 minutes. Otherwise, not a great place. If you are just looking for a no nonsense place to sleep this is fine. But don't expect a nice or friendly... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013 via mobile

This hostel is very close to where the bus drops you which brings you up from the Corniglia train station. I arrived with my boyfriend and I think we ordered a private double or twin and when we arrived we found we were in bunk beds! The hostel is very clean (almost clinical) and there is free wi fi. The... More

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Additional Information about Ostello di Corniglia

Also Known As:
Ostello Di Corniglia Italy - Cinque Terre
Address: Via alla Stazione, 3, 19018 Corniglia, Italy
Location: Italy > Liguria > Italian Riviera > Cinque Terre > Corniglia
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #8 of 11 Specialty lodging in Corniglia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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