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HI Merced Home Hostel

PO Box 3755 Merced, CA, Merced, CA 95344
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

you will stay there in a homestay with old people I didnt like the rules as "no shower in the morning" you are in the middle of nowhere, hopefully I had some food to cook I call to notice my arrival time at amtrak station but they ask me to call back once i am there the next morning they... More 

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Canberra, Australia
18 reviews 18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

We happened apon this hostel by accident after missing our bus connection to Yosemite. The host was more than happy to come and pick us up from the amtrak station at 9pm. The hostel itself is more like a family home and you are treated as one of the adult children in the host couples family. There is one mens... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2012

...this one is absolutely one of the best in the woods... The great ,big ,tall redwoods ! Had a great time there every time I stoped by in this woodsy ,cosy hostel. the nicest of them all !! Hike in these woods. No worries,- no bears there... Hostelrs share ,cook and eat together.Make friends. You will love it.

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SE England
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2009

I agree with the comments of Warwick290, particularly with regard to having to leave early: however, there was an upside to both early-morning starts. On the Sunday ("we go to Church so must ask you to be out by 8 a.m."), I caught an earlier bus than planned for my trip to Yosemite; the following day I was dropped off... More 

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New York
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17 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2008

We stopped here for one night on our way to Yosemite. It's a pretty wierd set up, I have to say. It's in a suburb in a retired couples' house. Just one small dorm for men and one for women. It was comfortable enough but there is nothing to do in Merced. The owners grudgingly gave us a talk about... More 

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