We made similar bad experiences as the other people, who gave a comment here. The owner approached us at the bus station, too and persuaded us to stay at his hostel. "Coincidentallyl" someone just cancelled his room reservation. So we had the room we wanted.
Our room wasn't clean at all. We found a used tooth brush under the bed, a used shaver in the bathroom, finger nails all over the floor and the floor hadn't obviously been properly cleaned for a long time - the completly opposite of the owner's announcement!
The main door was locked all day long. So every time we wanted to get in or out, we had to inform them. This was really annoying, as we often just wanted to get out for a short time. Often we had to look for them for a while, before we could get out. Really annoying!!! After a few days we found out that the owner and his family always switched off the air conditioning in our room, after we left. Sometimes we wanted to cool down in our room, but unfortunatly we couldn't switch on the air conditioning. We paid an extra charge for it, by the way!!!
The owner and his wife seemed to be very friendly and helpful at first, but we always had to realize that they just wanted to make money. For example, they brought us a bus ticket from the bus station, but without telling us, that we had to pay them an extra charge for it. We only found out later, when we had a closer look at the tickets. When we wanted to do our laundry one morning, the owner stopped us at the door and convinced us that his wife will do the laundry for a low price till the evening. As we were backpackers we washed almost all our clothes and towles- thinking we would get back our stuff in a few hours. When we wanted to get back our laundry in the evening, we were told, that it still needs a while. Each time we asked for the laundry, they had new storys, why the laundry wasn't ready. We got it back nearly 2 days later! Not funny with no towels and no fresh clothes!!!!!!
The price of the rooms are too high for what you get. Be careful with the owner and his family. They lie into your face and they are friendly, because they want to get money out of you!!!!!
We can't recommend this place!!!
PS: Be careful with the good comments here. I'm pretty sure that they were written from the owner himself.
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