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Hostel Lavele

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   14, Lavele str., Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
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Ranked #3 of 92 Specialty Lodging in Sofia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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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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Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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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mariedac
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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54 reviews 54 reviews
8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
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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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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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Sofia, Bulgaria
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14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Very friendly staff, in the heart of Sofia, cosy, authentic and comfortable, very clean...awesome hostel; i was about to forget about the breakfast and its fresh yoghourt...all fresh and tasty; I tried lots of Hostel in Sofia...Lavele is a unique, happy, relaxing and surprising Hostel; :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Rooms are simple but clean. Great position in Sofia. Brekfast is ok (but jogurt is excellent!). Very good price................................................................................................................

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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*
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