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Sunny Lake Hostel

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11 Oktombri 15, Ohrid 6000, Republic of Macedonia
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  • Location
    4.5 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is the best hostel in Ohrid...you are in the center for 2 minutes. Everything is clean and every day you have a fresh breakfast from the bakery. You are free to have breakfast, while you looking at the lake and the sun is above.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Sunny Lake Hostel is an incredible hostel located in the Old Town of Ohrid. The hostel has a great vibe with AMAZING staff! The common room is perfect for nights of drinking and getting to know other travelers - and the sound does not spread to the rest of the hostel, guaranteeing a good night sleep! Everything was clean, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Busy hostel, but that was a good thing. Facilities are good, shared areas for meeting other travellers. Right in the centre of town and the owner knows how to be a decent host - I'd come back for sure. Very helpful and ideal for backpackers.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Great Hostel with great staff! The Hostel is placed very nicely in the centre off the town, with short walking distance to all important spots of the city. The Hostel itself is very nice, the rooms are clean, big and with good beds and lockers. The Bathrooms are small, but clean and functional. The Terasse at the kitchen is great,... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We stayed in the hostel for two nights and it had a very social atmosphere with a big backyard (with a pet turtle roaming around), common room on the ground floor and a balcony beside the kitchen on the top floor. We met other travelers that stayed for 5 or 6 nights there. Slight downside is that as people hang... More 

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St. Gallen, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We felt very welcome when we arrived at this hostel - we really enjoyed the mood in the hostel. We had a room for four people, and the lockers under the bed are really good. A few reviews were writing about cold water in the showers, but I can not confirm this - if there is once cold water, just... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Maybe it has good potential and others had a more positive stay but my friend and I were less than pleased. After a LONG journey we arrived to find out that our booking of a 4 bed dorm wasn't possible. Instead we had a bed in an 8 bed dorm and the other in a 5 bed dorm, with very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

great place.we got a free pick up from bitola as the owner was in town anyway.both the brothers were vey helpfull with everything.and extra help with the bus times and route to albania.clean place in a good loaction

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I had a really good stay at Sunny lake. The staff were really helpful and friendly. They had good knowledge of the area. Also, The location is also really good - made it super easy to get around! I would come back for sure. Definitely recommended!

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

Though this hostel is small (during our stay it was overbooked and people had to sleep in hammocks or in the reception) I would still highly recommend this hostel to anyone! The staff were so helpful and kind - they took us out in the evenings to the best places and fully organised onward travel! There is a well equip... More 

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