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Casablanca Youth Hostel

6 Pl Ahmed el-Bidaoui Medina, Casablanca, Morocco
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Look, as it says above, for $6, what do you expect? The staff was friendly, the place was reasonably clean, the wifi worked, and you're right in the Medina. I've seen quite a few complaints about this place. I'll reiterate; it's $6 a night! As a backpacker, think about equipping yourself with at least your own toilet paper, earplugs, and... More

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Umea, Sweden
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

I was looking for a cheap place to spend one night and it was cheap. Thus as expected - not very clean and not very cozy. Room I stayed in wasn't nice and one could hear everything from the corridor and other rooms. Good things - it's in a good location, staff was friendly (one guy a bit too friendly),... More

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St. Petersburg, Russia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

NOT RECOMMENDED. Steer clear of this hostel. It was closed when I arrived (even though I booked it and they charged money on the day after). I tried to knock on the door and call reception but to no avail. Not to mention there were couple of junkies and drunks sitting on a front porch. So I had to find... More

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Breda, The Netherlands
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

good location, walking distance from trainstation and busstation. Friendly staf bed was clean bathroom and toilet was very old , broken and not clean. Not a nice common room. While there were several rooms empty, they put everybody in a single room , 6 beds, which was strange becuase of all the empty rooms. no breakfast very cheap though, so... More

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Seattle, Washington
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
31 hotel reviews
290 helpful votes 290 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

The location could hardly be more convenient to the Casa Port train station (and is about a 10 dirham cab ride from Casa Voyagers) in a really cute square just barely in the medina. It's a quick walk to Hassan II mosque and an even quicker walk to Rick's Cafe. The staff is ok--I've met way friendlier--and you need to... More

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Sydney, Australia
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
16 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013 via mobile

As others have mentioned, the hostel's hygiene standards aren't up to scratch by any country's standard. But do ask for sheets- they'll give you clean ones. We stayed in a family room; at 220 Dirham it's overpriced, but due to lack of competition it's the cheapest in Casablanca. Staff was ok, a bit abrupt at check in but quite nice... More

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Rabat, Morocco
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

Very unfriendly staff, especially the receptionist who even yelled at us for forgetting a bag at the counter. The two women serving breakfast are, however, nice and friendly. The rooms are very, very basic. The beds have no sheets, only a used blanket, and are definitely not clean. I witnessed that they are being reused for the next customer without... More

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Muscat, Oman
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58 reviews 58 reviews
17 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2012

This place was totally convenient if you were coming in by train as you stay on until the end of the line, get off and walk down the street a few blocks and you're there. Bryan was really helpful and there's information available for further travel. The place was virtually empty when I was there so I had my own... More

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Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
24 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

Based on some of the previous reviews, we were prepared for the worst. But there aren't many budget places that we could find online, so we thought we would give it a shot. The front desk staff were very pleasant and made their best attempt to fit us in, despite the fact that we didn't have a reservation. We stayed... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2012 via mobile

We checked into the hostel after arriving from Essaoira and without doing any research as my friend and I are going for cheap and it was given a pretty good review in the Lonely Planet guide. The guy at the front desk spoke barely any English and the place looked super dirty and had flies buzzing around and a bunch... More

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Address: 6 Pl Ahmed el-Bidaoui Medina, Casablanca, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Grand Casablanca Region > Casablanca
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Ranked #7 of 9 Specialty lodging in Casablanca

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