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Overstay TLV Hostel

47 Derech Ben Tsvi st, Tel Aviv 6810331, Israel
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Mexico City, Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Hip, sarcastic party hostel in a remodeled industrial building a bit outside of the city. It has an awesome rooftop with a bar, couches, hookahs and a huge projector screen. Many of the guests are twenty-somethings who finished their birthright trip and wanted to party in Israel a bit longer before going back home. You can sleep in the communal... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed my stay here, the hostel was tidy, and the staff were friendly and helpful, i didn't think the location was a problem at all, close to old jaffa and the beaches! Its a good hostel for young solo travellers but there was a wide mix of ages and nationalities here, which is always a good thing,

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I must admit that I walked into the hostel exhausted, hot, and ready to get some sleep. I was taken aback by how communal everything was...but immediately fell in love with it. We ended up staying in at the hostel for both nights of our stay (instead of going out to bars) because we were having so much fun with... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They let you paint on the walls which is really cool, I enjoyed walking around the facility to see all the awesome artwork. The rooftop bar is a great lounge with at least ten couches where it is super easy to meet people. By the end of your trip you will have known the entire staff and half or the... More

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Overstay TLV H, Manager at Overstay TLV Hostel, responded to this review

thanks for all the positive feedbacks, we've put a lot of efforts making sure our rooftop bar and lounge to be a chill area just for the purpose of meeting new people.we also try to get to know all of our guests and we are happy you felt like getting to know us well along with our volunteers. .we are... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were welcomed by very nice stuff. Great location around 15min walking to old Jaffa and beach. It was really easy to get to the airport. We enjoyed the friendly alternative environment.. Cool rooftop! :)

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Saint Petersburg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is really a place I would like to stay in case of coming to Tel Aviv again. Firstly, the price is just great :) And it was such an incredible atmosphere you people create there! I never expected a hostel to be like this. Normally I pictured it like a bed and shower. But in Overstay hostel you are... More

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Overstay TLV H, Owner at Overstay TLV Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for enjoying what we believe is also essential for enjoying travelling experience in Tel-Aviv and all over. come back and join the family ! More

Madrid, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would definately stay here again. Staff is friendly and helpfull, lots of opportunities to meet other people, and it is at a good location to discover either Tel Aviv or Jaffa, which is really close by. The Hostel is clean, but the rooms are a bit small, making them messy at times. The rooftop is just great, really cool... More

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Tel aviv
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

This hostel was really nice and pleasent. The staff was very kind and the atmosphere was great. This is a hostel where you really can relax and meget new friends. We sleept on the roof which was really cheap and nice.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I have stayed at a ton of hostels that try to make the atmosphere fun and encouraging for guests to interact but this one actually accomplished it. I never really left the hostel as crazy as it sounds because I had so much fun both nights on the rooftop. I did leave to go to the beach which is just... More

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Overstay TLV H, Manager at Overstay TLV Hostel, responded to this review

Jjjj , thanks, you were very much part of the vibe ay More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

i stayed a week in the TLC.. very charming alternativ hostel with a lot af stuff to do. the stuff is very helpful also the owner omar...the rooftop is a grait place to be to meet new people and talk to them..there is always something going on on this rooftop...i only sleeped when i was really tired because of long... More

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Overstay TLV H, Owner at Overstay TLV Hostel, responded to this review

hei man, was great having you here, its all about the TLC ( not sure what that is though ;-). myself just got back from berlin, and i must say your idea of summer feels more like our winter.jjj. yalla, find some culinary excuse to come back. More

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Address: 47 Derech Ben Tsvi st, Tel Aviv 6810331, Israel
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Location: Israel > Tel Aviv District > Tel Aviv
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An economic fun hostel for laid back backpackers. Notice: If you are expecting "American Standards" this is not the place for you.Age restriction 18<45, sorry, but only young spirits are welcome, its for everyone's happiness. And its a tourist only hostel (=passport+visa is a must). Groups over 10 people should coordinate with management ) Payment in ILS Rooftop accommodation available, Notice: We are NOT in the city center and its tourist traps (its 20-25 minutes walk if you wish to go there ). But we are 5-10 minutes from the coolest zones as we see it. Old Jaffa and its port night life area. Florentine bars and clubs. We provide because we like our guests: Free WI-fi.Free Parking. Free very basic toast&spread breakfast. Free computer use. Free coffee/tea. 5Euro/day bike rental. Camping gear rental. Swimming pool(summertime) .Roof top/Court yard chillout. BBQ on tuesday, shabbat dinner, movie nights, alternative hebrew lessons, PARTY!. The Overstay is basically a massive concrete ship sailing an industrial island . A former textile factory located just off the border between the founding neighborhoods of Tel Aviv and the Old city of Jaffa, Inside the Overstay is all wooden floors and renovated rooms, dorm and privates. Outside a furnished shaded roof top lounge and yard is street art designed in constant progress with the occasional party taking place . Bathrooms and showers are all new and shared.We have plenty of free parking for cars and bikes.Basic breakfast is served every morning, we have a furnished kitchen at your disposal and we sell cheap beers and soda. Basically all you need to feel at home and crash after a day or night out in the city.We aim to provide you a home-base from which you can go out and explore the city walking or on our bikes, or just retreat back to upon returning from the countryside,the beach or a night out in the city. Its just 7 minutes walk to the exotic Jaffa Old City and Flea-Market, paved with cafe's and souvenirs at day time, turns into a bustling night life district after sunset. 10 Minutes walk north to Florentin hood, the street art decorated "East Village" of Tel aviv, home for students and artist studios, bustling with clubs and bars at night. The Mediterranean beach is 15 minutes walk to, but renting our 5euro/day bicycles you can make it in less then 5 minutes along the bicycle lane just out our front door.Accommodation Information Notice!We have an age restriction of 18<45(old at spirit also better skip this one).Your children are welcome ( no little ones in the dormitories ).No smoking inside the building.There is always someone at the reception or around. Use of Sleeping bags is forbidden in this hostels, will get you kicked out without refund. Cancellation is free up to 48hours before reservation date. After that and till 24 hours before might carry a charge of one night. And later then that two nights. The Overstay reserves the right to turn away any guest that misbehaves and disrespects other, or just stink. So , if this works for you come overstay with us! ... more   less 
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