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Charleston's NotSo Hostel

156 Spring Street, Charleston, SC 29403
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a nice find. Took a chance on it and I'm glad I did. I stayed at the Annex location (Goldman room) on Cannon Street. I really liked the homey, intimate quality of the property. Lots of interesting and creative decorative touches (including an informative wall map of the city streets with strings attached to local points of interest) added... More

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North Haven, Maine, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hostel was great. Parking spaces provided at both locations. Very friendly staff. Sheets, extra towels, breakfast all provided. Very clean, welcoming, and nice. Bathrooms were shared, but private, so you could have privacy while using the bathroom.

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Boulder, Colorado, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Vicki the manager keeps it real, she is authentic and doesn't give you emotional labor where she is fake like other hotel employees are paid to be. I met friends for life staying here, the location is great, and price is reasonable. I can only imagine that if someone gives this place a poor review, they were comparing it to... More

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Richmond, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Hostel is owned by a Real Estate company so it lacks some of the warmth of Hostels that are owned and managed by folks on site. There are only 2 bathrooms to share among the house guests (21 guests the weekend we were there!). The room furnishings are spartan, of course, and it all looks like it came from... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here as I passed through on a bike tour and took the cheapest option, which was to camp outside. The hostel was very accommodating especially for such a bargain price, and I made fast friends with many other travelers and even hostel employees while here. The atmosphere was very friendly and warm. One of the highlights of my... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hostel is situated a bit outside from downtown. But to walk down there is a nice walk about 25 minutes. All the staff that I met ver superfriendly and informativ. The breakfast was ok, bagels, jam and coffe. When it comes to the room, it is not so good. It smelled a liltle bit of cat-urine, and did not... More

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Brooklyn, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I searched for a hostel in Charleston on a whim, knowing that a hotel would't fit my budget. I didn't expect to find something like the Notso Hostel, and I'll admit that the videos on their website were what sealed the deal for me. The hostel seems founded on the spirit of traveling for the joy of it, and being... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I really liked the hostel. It was clean and well organized. It is within downtown walking distance in a nice neighborhood. Rooms are for 4 people and there are a few shared kitchens. The included bagel breakfast brings people somehow together. As a solo traveler I really appreciated the possibility of easily interacting with other people.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

This hostel reminded me very much of the ones I stayed at in Europe. I loved it! The breakfast was so good, the people were friendly, the house was beautiful and clean, it was great! My only comment is that the girl who checked me in was a lil snarky, but one person can't change the fact that this hostel... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 via mobile

It is the best hostel i stayed during mine entire trip through all of the united states. The rooms and restrooms were always clean and the hostel has enough space, like a big porch where you easily can meet the other guests of the hostel. It's cosy and the staff is really friendly:).

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Address: 156 Spring Street, Charleston, SC 29403
Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 15
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