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Banana Bungalow West Hollywood

1.0 of 5 Hostel   |   603 N. Fairfax Ave., West Hollywood, CA 90036
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I initially stayed at the sister hostel which was terrible. Transferred to this hostel which was a great decision. I stayed in the female only dorm. Everyone was so friendly. It's clean and very safe. The communal area is a great way to make friends. This was one of my favourite hostels. Unfortunately I fell ill, luckily one of the... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've stayed at many hostels all around the world, and I can say that this was one of the worst hostel experiences for me (and my friend). When you stay at a hostel, lets face it, you don't pay for nice beach views and personalised name tages...you pay for somewhere to sleep with a clean bathroom. I surely didn't get... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cute hostel, good location. In LA it's always better if you have a car! Only complaint is that the wifi didn't work in the room!!! :( you had to go down to the common area to use it. They had three computers that you could use which was nice and a little garden. They also had a couple of free... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
27 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for 4 nights in a private room. Hostel is very clean and staff friendly.breakfast is basic (porridge and toast) but considering it's included in accommodation price we were happy with it. The hostel is nice and secure and we found the location fantastic. It is easy to explore west hollywood by foot from here or catch the bus.... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

I stayed in a 16 share dorm room. The bed was very uncomfortable. On my second night I couldn’t sleep, so I went to the basement in the hope of getting some rest. When I got there, the air was filled with marijuana smoke which was very annoying. Another annoyance was the small number of bathrooms. Each morning there was... More

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Paradera, null, Aruba
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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

+enough space in the room +sharing with 6 people in Total but got our own restroom and kitchen +Nice people working here - Wifi is most of the time not working well - not a really good location. - the bed is shaking with every little move you make.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

this was the first hostel my friend and i stayed in when we embarked on our around the world trip. the location was fantastic, right next to Melrose Av and walking distance from Hollywood Walk of Fame (lovely walk). we paid for a twin room which was equipped with air con, a balcony with a table and 2 chairs, a... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

This place was recommended to me by my travel agent and I am so happy I took his advice! I stayed 3 nights in late May/early June. The hostel is in a good location and is within walking distance to bus services, grocery stores, The Grove, Beverly Centre and various eateries and small stores. I stayed in a private room... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
26 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014 via mobile

We stayed four nights at the Banana Bungalow while travelling and were quite happy. The staff and other travellers were all friendly and the location is convenient for sightseeing. The free parking is limited but useful and while the breakfast is undeniably basic it was very welcome! The (dorm) rooms are by no means palace-like but the ensuite bathroom was... More

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42 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

If I had known when I was making the booking that this is the same place that used to be known as Orbit Hotel, I would not have made the booking. This stay was just as bad as the first one. The staff on check-in were very rude and then later in the evening when I came back the two... More

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Address: 603 N. Fairfax Ave., West Hollywood, CA 90036
Location: United States > California > West Hollywood
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — Banana Bungalow West Hollywood 1*
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