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Val Hostel

Gregorciceva ulica 38A, Piran 6330, Slovenia
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Ranked #6 of 15 Specialty Lodging in Piran
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Celje, Slovenia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good breakfast, quiet during off-season. The hostel is in a romantic old building, very close to the beach. If there are empty rooms - you can get if before check-in time. In the reception you can find a lot of information.

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elizabeth city
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6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The only night on our vacation we winged it. Rolled into town without a reservation. Plain and simple--nothing fancy about this place but it worked well for a nights rest. Breakfast was good with Elvis playing in the background. The town is small and there are several restaurants and bars nearby. Try to make sure to read up on parking... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We stayed for three days. In the first morning we had several bites from bedbugs. One of them was poisioned so we had to take a girl to hospital where she got antibiotics. We talked to the owner, and he said he knows the porblem, but doesnt clean the rooms because of the crowd. He paid the hospital's invoice. He... More 

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London, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

We've stayed in room 304 on the third floor. The bed near the window have bed bugs. (I've stayed in the room yesterday, and got bites all over my body, and doctor confirmed that it's bed bugs bites). The bed bugs got nothing to do with whether the room clean or not, even it looked clean it might still have... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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26 hotel reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

the val hostel is located in the center of piran and we reached it only per feet, because the streets are so close that it is impossible to drive car. from the point we moved out the car it was 350 meters to walk what is not so nice if you have heavy luggage. the hostel offers different kind of... More 

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Pécs, Hungary
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

I stayed in Val Hostel in 2012. March. After spending one night in my car in Triest, this place was a heavenly haven for me. The tiny room with the bunk bed was clean and far enough for me. I didn't like the idea of common bathroom and as I remember it was not totally clean, but I got over... More 

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Yorkshire, UK
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

Good budget option in beautiful Piran. Nothing exceptional, this, but perfectly located in the maze of narrow streets in this fabulous little Venetian-style seaside town on Slovenia's tiny coastline. The rooms are fine, the breakfast is pretty good, and there's free wifi & a PC in reception. All clean and very good value, just a little dark (some might say... More 

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Fredrikstad, Norway
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012

Even thou the owner of this place tend to be acting like a complete idiot, without any understanding of social behaviour for foreign guests, the staff made our stay quite pleasant. It was - even thou we don't speak Slovenian or Italian - quite easy to notice that the owner was an complete Idiot. It cheep, clean and located in... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2011

Very friendly host when we arrived. Small but nice room with double bed, closet, desk, chair and sink. Toilet and two showers were shared. Small kitchen with very litte equipment, like one glass, two plates ... Very uncosy space! Breakfast was amazing! Very, very good! Beach is a 30 seconds walk. Bars and restaurants also. Not so much to do... More 

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27 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2010

There are several hostels to choose from in Piran, but I'm glad we went for Val. The name doesn't sound particularly inspiring but this place had everything we wanted - and more. The location is excellent, just a few steps from the restaurants, bars and beach, and in a town with so many winding, cobbled streets, it was handy to... More 

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