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Onda Road Beach Hostyle

Via U. Boccioni 13, 87028 Praia A Mare, Italy
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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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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New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Absolute paradise! I stayed Praia a Mare for close to a month, and was delighted to have spent the entire time at 'Ondaroad Hostel'. Lovely staff, clean premises, comfortable beds, even the tents are great! The lido by the beach, 'La Perla Nera,' run by the same people, is the best place to tan, take in the stunning views, and... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

thanks to the staff for a great stay. 2 nights i'll remember forever, super clean bathrooms, close beaches and the bar always happy to serve me a drink. i'll be back next time i'm in italy, keep the lemon cello chilled for me.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

The worst hostal i've never been. I would have standed all that im going to tell if it wasnt for the veeery UNFRIENDLY treat of the owner of the hostal, incredibly UNPOLITE. -Ridicoulous SMALL BEDS (1,80x50 cm) VERY VERY narrows and unconfortable and they put plastic bags underneath the beds because they've got bed's BUGS. -Veeery HOT in summer, no... More

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bonertsa, Manager at Onda Road Beach Hostyle, responded to this review

beds are standard sizes. the same single beds that you find in all hostels or hotels. We keep plastic on them to keep bed bugs away, in fact we havent reported a bed bugs case in over 2 years, since we adopted this solution. Summers on the Italian coast are very hot, no surprise about that, and also we DO... More

Genk, Belgium
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

I stayed in ondaroad hostel in july and it was really a great experience, totally different than other hostels I stayed before. From the first day I arrived it felt like visiting friends, all the guests are forming one group so its really easy to met some new people. there are also nice activities to do in like paragliding, hiking... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We booked to stay in ondaroad for 3 nights, and two weeks later we were still there. It is a really special place. The hostel itself is so beautiful, clean and homely, the beach right next to it is amazing and the hostel's beach bar is relaxing. There is also loads to do - kayaking, paragliding, rafting, boat trips, cliff... More

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Berlin, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

i have stayed in ALOT of hostels and there is something so incredibly special about ondaroad that 4 days after i've checked out, i still have such a strong urge to jump on a flight and go back! once you're checked in, you're welcomed into the home and lives of papi, martina and the other amazing staff who work there.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

We found this place by googling best beach hostels in Italy and it definitely lived up to the expectation. I was originally to stay 5 nights and canceled my other hostels and stayed 2 weeks. Martina is extremely helpful and generous in organizing flights/excursions/etc. Praia was my favorite stop in Europe. So beautiful, lots to do and see. 2 euros... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Well, I went there to participate in a couch surfing meeting event with lots of other people for 3 days. This hostle is like no other hostle you've seen before , it's like entering into a family and living with nice and lovely people of Onda Road for some days and creating unforgettable memories which remain with you for the... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Martina and Pappi are by far the best hosts you will ever have. Martina is very helpful, knowledgeable and speaks about 7 languages fluently and is always there if you need anything. Not only can you use the lounge, chillout area upstairs and the expansive garden (with plenty of hammocks), Martina also lets you use her kitchen and fridge which... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

Get your butt here! This hostel is absolutely amazing. I felt more comfortable, relaxed and full of life than I do anywhere else I have been, even home. It is located in a great place too! Martina is also a special human that fills the room she is in with light...also... If you need something, don't complain about it after... More

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Address: Via U. Boccioni 13, 87028 Praia A Mare, Italy
Location: Italy > Calabria > Province of Cosenza > Praia A Mare
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