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“Don´t go to this hostel!” 2 of 5 stars
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Cardboard Box Hostel
15 Johann Albrecht St | West, Windhoek, Namibia   |  
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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
1 review
“Don´t go to this hostel!”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2010

Extremely lousy service, the tax cab comission was excesive and the customer attention was terrible!

Stayed April 2009, traveled on business
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2010

Location/ decoration is very nice if you are looking for a backpacker style environment but we found the service very lousy. No smile, taking a big commisin on a taxi ordered etc... not a good experience.

Strange because we heard good things from it.

  • Stayed March 2010, traveled as a couple
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Cardboard Box Hostel

Address: 15 Johann Albrecht St | West, Windhoek, Namibia
Location: Namibia > Khomas Region > Windhoek
Hotel Style:
Ranked #29 of 50 Specialty Lodging in Windhoek
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 26
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