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1.5 of 5 Hostel   |   1236 South Las Vegas Boulevard, Las Vegas, NV 89104
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Suva, Fiji
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

I stayed here for a week during NYE and had quite a good time. The social scene is great as the common areas are spacious and encourage mingling. The owner/manager organises almost-daily events to the strip and even provides free transport for them (if you're willing to squeeze in at the back of his van with your fellow hostel-mates). Sure,... More

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Rome, Italy
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49 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

i only stayed 1 night at Cat Hostel. There was free cocktail when i arrived..so cool :) they organize every night something... and they have amazing common area ...they also have cheap tour ... in the morning you can make free pankake :)

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Maryborough, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

Had the best time at Hostel Cat!!! for inexperienced backpackers like ourselves it was a clean, safe and friendly place that offers something social every night!! will recommend this hostel to every and all backpackers heading to the Vegas! Great transportation right near the hostel. also offer great trips to the Grand Canyon and surrounding areas :) thanks Hostel Cat!

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New York City, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

This place belongs in the elite tier of "vortex" hostels that suck you in for days and days and days until you're afraid you might never return to your normal life. Seriously. I had planned to stay one night here before making trips to Flagstaff and LA but kept finding myself paying for another night. I finally made it to... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

Stayed here for 4days the staff were so accommodating & the place super clean! It's a little far from the strip but right next to the Duce bus stop which only costs $8 for 24hrs & comes every 15mins. Activities every night & is very understanding to budget travellers. Would recommend this to any of my friends :) Thanks Hostel... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

My stay at Hostel Cat started with a surprise. I was told that they cater to international travelers and that Americans engaged in domestic travel would be charged an extra $3 per day. When I expressed my disappointment, the lovely lady at he front desk was able to waive the extra charge which considering my stay was for 15 nights... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

This place is the best for solo travelers, I enjoyed myself, you may have red that it is a bad place, it is not, its not Bellgio but you would like it, you might have red it is far from the strip, well it is not on the strip per se but it is not far, 5 minutes by bus,... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

I agree with the other reviewers. The staff acts like they are a little elitist club of fake "Plastics" a la Mean Girls, but with both genders. The staff is actually just kids hard up on money, travelers who work in exchange for room and board. (Free morning pancakes and some dinner for them.) They either do front desk or... More

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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

ill admit if i werent travelling on my own I probally would not have stayed at this hostel. The hotels that are actually on the strip cost less,This hostel isnt on the strip but its not far either. I picked this hostel because i wanted a chance to meet people and not be alone in my hotel room. I met... More

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izmir
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Everynight there is a different attractions. You will see all the fun in Vegas. I suggest u to stay in 10 people rooms. More people more fun. For boys don't come without visit the next door. You will understand when u get there.Good luck guys:)

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Address: 1236 South Las Vegas Boulevard, Las Vegas, NV 89104
Location: United States > Nevada > Las Vegas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Hostel Cat 1.5*
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Parties begin and end here with something social every night! Cheapest beds in Vegas, closest hostel to the Famous Las Vegas Strip! Don't let your Vegas experience be a boring hotel room you will not spend much time in! See why so many come for three nights and are here a week later!18+ okay! PLEASE SEE CHECK-IN REQUIREMENTS AT BOTTOMFUN STUFF:Bar-crawls!BBQs!Limo tours and VIP clubbing!Fremont Street Experience Tour!Las Vegas Photo and Show Tour!Social games!Pool parties!24 hour party areaDiscounted tours to Grand Canyon, Zion, Bryce Canyon, Hoover Dam, Death Valley!FREE AMENITIES:Breakfast - all you can make pancakes!High speed WIFI!Bedding!Parking!Movies!Book Exchange!Coffee and tea!Same day luggage storage when you check out!OTHER:Nightly activities or tours!Full guest kitchen!Laundry with free laundry soap!Drinking games and BBQ area!WE ARE:1/2 Mile from Stratosphere Tower (Beginning of modern strip)1 Mile from Downtown (Fremont Street)1 Mile from Greyhound (bus station)2.5 Miles from Caesars (middle of strip)5 Miles from airport & Megabus stationCity bus is 100 meters from Hostel and runs 24 hours!The Hangover was filmed here!CONDITIONS:Price does NOT include tax deposit per person is charged upon check-in & refunded at check-out$1 towel rentalNo refundsPrivate room is a 6 bed dorm with bunk beds, but you have the room all for you with a private bathroom inside!Cancel booking 48 hours BEFORE arrival date freeReception 9am-1am (call or email if arriving later)Check-out 11amCheck-in from 2pmNo-shows/late cancelations are charged one night's stay + tax + $5 processing feeCHECK IN REQUIREMENTS (See exceptions below):At check in, guests must present one of the following:1. A non-U.S. passport OR Canadian drivers license OR2. A U.S. passport with a current out-of-state government issued ID (like a drivers license) OR3. An out-of-state student ID with a current out-of-state government-issued ID (such as a drivers license)Guests may also be asked to present proof of travel. This hostel is not the right environment for children as there are late night parties.EXCEPTIONS TO CHECK-IN REQUIREMENTS: New Years, EDC, CES, Spring Break and Holiday/Holiday weekends. ... more   less 
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