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Agora Hostel

Piazza Curro 6, Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Ranked #11 of 45 Specialty Lodging in Catania
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
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Sliema, Malta
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stoped here for 1 night.. Rooms are big but look "packed"... In summer it's ifficult to have a good sleep there. It's hot, the fans are noisy, if u open the balcony the noise of the music and people partyiong outside is too much. Also, it is situated in one of the worst areas of Catania, where a lot of... More 

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Catania, Italy
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been there a few times over the last four years. There is almost always a cool band playing and is a great place to meet interesting people. The best night to go is on a Monday when most other restaurants are closed. The food used to be good, but on my last visit it was pretty disappointing. We... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I stayed here with a large group during a tour and we were given a room with a key for all of us. It was nice to have our own room. The staff was friendly and helpful. The hostel was of average cleanliness. I recommend brining flip flops for in the shower and walking on the floors. Also bring a... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Many of the review comments listed are commenting the noise in the area being an issue; the noise of the bar below is the best reason to stay here. Such a fun place and full of locals. If you don't know the city and looking for a low cost to stay then this place is ideal as the restaurant below... More 

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
16 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We only stayed one night in a triple room with its own bathroom. It was clean, good shower, located very closely to the fish and fruit market. Buzzing restaurant and bar just on the corner. Parking spaces right in front of the hostel but not dedicated to the hostel. If you are lucky you have a spot to park. Driving... More 

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Naples, Italy
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88 reviews 88 reviews
15 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

Perfect position Nice staff Comfort not so great in room(stone beds ) No WiFi in room Cheap In the end good experience if u have to move fast in ur trip. Even I have to tell the the near restaurant it's really noisy in the night, so if u could have some difficoult to get sleep

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Tver, Russia
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10 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Its too expensivefor this money. It was too hot in room without air condition, its not really clean. Yes, its really cool restaurant in this hostel and its really great location, but nothing more. And its really noisy when the train just going near to it.

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Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

Very noisy environment, the bar is right next to the hostel. People party all the night, finding it was difficult to get to sleep. Bunk bed was smaller than regular size. So easy to hit the head. The only good thing is it is near the market. If you are planning to cook, it is an advantage. All the toilets... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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46 reviews 46 reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

went in mid sep. really hot in sicily. room looks ok but hot. only 1 fan which is definitely insufficient for a 7-bedder room. service is nice. location is good. free parking but driving to the hostel is not easy. breakfast is minimal. don't count on it. walk to the market nearby for better food. did a booking of etna... More 

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Catania, Italy
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7 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We actually didn't stay at the hostel, but ate dessert at the restaurant & quite enjoyed the live band & atmosphere. Not to mention, there is a 'creek/river' that actually runs through the city & underneath the building. When you walk up, there will be stairs on the right leading down. Go down & enter a dining area & turn... More 

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