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Walking Street Hostel

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Corso Italia, 58, 56125 Pisa, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Miajadas, Spain
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Finding this hostel was a HUGE hassle :( It had moved locations without stating it on the website nor notifying us, so we spent a stressful two hours walking around in the heat of the day in June. Once we found it, we were disappointed to find out that they had no AC. The shower was horrible. We got roomed... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Plus points: the staff here are good and friendly, the bed was comfortable, and the hostel is walking distance from the train station and sights. Negatives: nothing amazing about the place and slightly dated get up.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

I spent one night in this hostel and that was more than enough. The bathrooms looked like they had not been cleaned in years, the showered were very grimy and there were signs everywhere saying not to flush toilet paper. A staff member busted into our room at 2345 and was surprised the lights were off, he proceeded to turn... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

This would have been my most disappointing hostel stay throughout my europe trip. The beds were dirty (need new linen), The hostel itself was outdated and old. For us it was a real pain to get in and out of the hostel, there are two main doors that become locked in the evening, we had to wait 20minutes for someone... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

We were in a double room (that could be a triple due to the single bunk on top of the double bed) with shared bathroom. There were 2 showers & 2 toilets shared between 4 rooms that I believe were all similar to our own. There was a communal area & small kitchen in our little flat which was in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

this hostel is ideal. ideally located on a high street so really easy to find. the hostel has a great common room to hang out, play pool and meet other guests. very very cool. the kitchen was incredibly basic. theres only a microwave so i couldnt cook at all. which was a shame. the bathroom was clean but the shower... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Cheap, friendly and perfect location on the main road from the station to the attractions (tower etc). This hostel is run by great owners and helpful staff, the only problem is the number of stairs to get up to the place itself (not recommended for heavy luggage).

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Pros: The hostel is in the middle of the town, not too far from supermarkets, video games and pool for travelers after a long day Cons: staff was half the time never at the front desk when you needed them, rooms get way to hot that you have to open up the windows at night and let the mosquitoes in

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

This place is not recommended for those with heavy luggage - i.e. myself who had 30kg worth that needed to be lugged up too many flights of stairs. The place itself was great, we got a 5 person room for just the two of us and the toilet was clean and acceptable also. The staff were very nice. I left... More

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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

It is a good place, the location is very good, close to the train station. The rooms was Ok. The biggest problems are: 1) Some dirty toilets. I used one that was ok, my friend used another that was not ok, It is probably caused by impolite guests. 2) if you need to use the kitchen, for me it was... More

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Address: Corso Italia, 58, 56125 Pisa, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Pisa > Pisa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Walking Street Hostel 2*
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Unique, located just minutes from Central Station our new hostel boasts of being the old residence of the noble Gambacorti of Pisa.Some of our rooms have the windows origimnali of 1700 made entirely by hand.Below us is the famous all over Italy with the finest shopping in the city.Relax with us, watching TV or playing a game of billiards and then get ready for dinner in one of several Italian restaurants in the historic center full of clubs and bars! ... more   less 
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