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Student's Hostel Della Ghiara

Via Guasco, n.6, 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italy (Formerly Ostello Reggio Emilia)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Naples, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I stayed for quite a long period in the old hostel in Reggio Emilia years ago, and this new hostel is run by the same, very friendly people. Nice to see continuity. The hostel is located in an old religious building, the rooms looking onto the inner courtyard. The courtyard is used as an al fresco dining area and concert... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Hostel is situated in an old monostery. The rooms are clean and tidy, bathrooms are big enough and quite private. Place was very quiet, so we had a good night sleep. The place is magnificent, drinkig morning coffee in the garden is divine. The staff was very helpfull. Breakefeast is simple, they offer coffee and some cereals, honey and jem,... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

Staying here was truly a unique experience. We didn't know what to expect and were quite positively surprised when we walked into the courtyard of this monastery now hostel. Everything was very clean and the staff was kind and helpful. The rooms and bathrooms were simple yet clean and the high vaulted ceilings, wide corridors and the internal courtyard were... More 

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Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

I stayed in this hostel for 2 weeks while I was in Reggio Emilia and had a wonderful stay!! The location is great and you can get to everything in the city easily. The staff is very helpful and friendly. The rooms are clean and so are the bathrooms. There are huge lockers in every room that you can lock... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

This hostel was a delight to behold with high vaulted ceilings and wide corridors. Meals were great although late. Laundry facilities on site and available. Wide screen viewing of the Olympics for olympic starved travellers. But due to a faulty door lock we were robbed of cameras and I phones. Management were initially reluctant to contact the police. Statement very... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2010

This hostel is set in an enormous old basilica framing an internal courtyard and surrounded by portico's. Unfortunately, the hostel has made no attempts to capitalise on this setting with their drab offering. The rooms are basic and straddle cavernous and sterile hallways that make you feel like you are in some sort of asylum...(but are the only inmate). The... More 

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