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Hostel Lavele

2.0 of 5 14, Lavele str., Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
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  • Location
    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 of 5 stars
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Kragujevac, Serbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed in the two-bedroom apartment. The accommodation is basic, but comfy. On the plus side, the beds are comfy, it is right in the heart of Sofia, breakfast is decent, and the price is really nice. The only thing we didn't like was the very dated bathroom, without a shower curtain or anything, so we had to wipe it... More

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Ogre, Ogres, Latvia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bad attitude from staff. Bad breakfast. Rooms clean but nothing similar to pictures. Close to center but staff speaks really bad in English. Did not like it. There as no kitchen. Actually didn't felt welcomed there. I don't recommend it.

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Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
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3 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Location and 24h access makes this the only plus for this very basic hostel. My rating is poor as the hostel could be so much better managed. I list some of my findings of the double room I booked - They forgot to make up one of the beds at my arrival. - The shower (shared with other rooms) did... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We liked the location very handy for the centre of Sofia. The manager is very nice and speaks English fluently. The breakfast was quite OK. Appartment nicely furnished. Comfortable beds. Good wifi connection. The appartment was located in a building that did not look safe at all. The main door of the building is not safe at all. Same thing... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Lavele hostel is conveniently located just off Vitosha Street and within walking distance from all the major attractions in Sofia. The rooms are very clean and comfortable. The hostel manager Mario is extremely helpful. They arranged for my stay even though I was reaching well after check in hours. It is a very quiet hostel. I would definitely recommend this... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Put us up in a room when we turned up late on his doorstep. Was understanding when we came in at 6am making noise and just did us nice little favours. Room was clean, bed was good, shower was hot. No complaints whatsoever. Even the cleaning lady woke us up with a smile!

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Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I have travelled a lot through out Europe and stayed in good hostels that were well located and clean. These are becoming standard however one thing that raises the bar is management. Mario not only maintains high standards, but he a a great host, Being very Helpful and informative he is willing to help your stay become memorable, going out... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

It's a nice place for staying! It's close to most of Sofias's attractions and to nice places for eating. There's a metro station right on the corner. Staff is really helpful and speaks good english. Room was large and the bed is really comfortable. Breakfast is good too. I would surely recommend!

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25 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

The hostel is well placed in the centre of Sofia. Cleanliness wasn't great as the bathroom floor was a dirty as it was just one wet room. The bedroom was basic with not much furniture but it was clean and comfortable. Staff were friendly and helpful. Good if you're looking for somewhere to sleep and have flip flops for the... More

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Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I was in hostel Lavele with my two friends, and we stayed there only for one night. It is very close to the center of the city and it is in an old building, which for me was very interesting.The room was very clean and wide, and we even had clean towels. The breakfast is okay, nothing special. But the... More

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Address: 14, Lavele str., Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
Location: Bulgaria > Sofia Region > Sofia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Lavele 2*
Number of rooms: 4
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