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abhostel

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Kattenberg 110, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Groningen Province, The Netherlands
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

The owners of this hostel are extremely nice and hospitable. When you arrive they show you the entire hostel and supply you with a map along with an overview of what the city has to offer. The hostel is very clean and includes free (basic) breakfast. It's located 15 minutes from Antwerp Central station by foot, and it's near a... More 

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Nova Gorica, Slovenia
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Stayed here in 2010, when it surprised with its cosiness, and in 2014. In the meantime, the hostel was enlarged, but it still retains its homey feel - the communal area is large and nicely furnished and the terrace is great for hanging out. The rooms are fine and so are the bathrooms. The owners are kind and helpful and... More 

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Bern
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I stayed in abhostel for 2 nights and I had the best time. Staying there is exactly how I imagined backpacking would be. The atmosphere is very sociable and pleasant; especially for solo-travelers it's easy to meet people there. I was welcomed warmly by Greg - he showed me (on the map) the nice and cool places and areas of... More 

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Funfy neighborhood with best local pubsand restos and great locals :-). Rooftop area ! Beermachine ! Fussball ! Really big kitchen with herbs, free coffee, tea, water, Wifi, breakfast with huge choice, Dvd's, boardgames,... laundry service ! showers without buttons ! Hairdryer ! Only 2 tramstops / 10 minuteness walk from Central Station, touristy part. But this is definitely the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

The area in which the hostel is situated is a little bit questionable, though only 15 minutes tram from the central station. Hostel itself was refurbished and clean but had a cold atmosphere and too many almost demanding signs on the walls. Staff were helpful if not a bit overbearing but overall, happy with my stay.

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Miami, Florida
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109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Staff was nice at first. Hostel was full of mosquitos. If in a room upstairs, you must shower downstairs. Wifi didnt work. A bit out of the way, but not too far. Social, met some cool people. Everything was ok til the last day. It was 10:59 am, I was downstairs in common area with my luggage, and staff got... More 

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Krakow, Poland
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

After arriving without a booking and outside of the designated check in time Bridget was more than happy to offer my friend and I the only remaining room in the hostel. She took the time to go through the local area on a giant wall map, pointing out various bars, sights and food places that we should check out, something... More 

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Antwerp, Belgium
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

很棒的HOSTEL,非常乾淨,地點算方便,有FREE WIFI,免費的早餐。廚房鍋具一應具全。 ABhostel is very nice hostel, it is very clean, convenient with free WiFi and breakfast. Wonderful kitchen.

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Athens, Greece
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

One of the best hostels I've ever stayed! It's very clean, beautiful and stylish. Run by a kind and lovely couple, they literally saved us as we had no place to stay and called them the last minute. Such a nice surprise to us! Reasonable prices and not far from the centre.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

abhostel is absolutely excellent. The couple who run it are lovely - we were shown in and around by Bridget, the rooms are funky and unusual, very nicely done up and very clean. It is a fascinating building and I really wish we could have stayed more than two nights. So many books and board games to look at, quirky... More 

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