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Palm Beach, Australia
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31 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was not impressed with this hostels at all. During my stay the front coded door broke and we were not able to get in during the night. The staff didn't bother to let us know and they do not have a 24 hour reception so a resident of the building let us in. The bathrooms were very grubby and... More 

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36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'd like to start off by saying something positive about this flop house. The location is very good. The Annex I stayed in was at the entrance to the Old Quarter, just behind City Hall. With that said, the location is the only thing I can say positive about the place. True, at 84 Euros/night it is a cheaper alternative... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

Pros: - Very central location - Seconds from coffee shops, bars & restaurants - Comfy beds & recent refurbishment - One of the cheapest options in expensive San Seb - Decent sized room & no bunk beds Cons: - Lack of proper staff/ management - No towels available for first two days (pretty unacceptable, actually) - Noisy - Poor 'kitchen'... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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37 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

Backpacker accommodation at its finest. Dirty sheets - tick, Filthy bathrooms - tick. Not enough - bathrooms, tick Noisy rooms, tick. Road noise, tick. Pros : location, right on the heart of town, easy walk to both main beaches and a 15 minute walk from the train station. Nice, friendly and informed staff Cons : Lack of common areas, below... More 

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Toulouse, France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

Our sheets were stained and smelt awful. The bathroom was a disgrace: blocked shower with filthy sand. Looked as if nothing had been cleaned in years. Absolutely nothing: toilet roll, soap. Better to sleep outdoors in a cardboard box than in that dump.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Showers are a dribble, street noise makes for zero sleep plus the windows don't shut properly, clock tower goes off every half hour all night, literally no atmosphere whatsoever so it makes it near impossible to meet new people. The springs in the bed stick right into your back and aren't comfy in the slightest. Apart from that, the check... More 

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Shenzhen, China
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54 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I were traveling around Europe and didn't mind staying in hostels to cut the overall costs. However we both were a bit disappointed as to what we got in this situation! When we checked into where we thought we were staying, we were told we had been moved. We left the lovely Gipuzkoa Square and headed more... More 

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dublin
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18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

This is a terrible terrible hostel. I will start with the toilets. They are filthy and the showers do not even have a door. Water goes everywhere while showering. We also didn't have one hot shower in four days. It was always freezing. The rooms are like prison cells. They are dark, the bed sheets are both stale and stink... More 

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Vasteras, Sweden
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

This is a backpacker's hostel in every sense of the word. It is cheap. It has a good location. Besides that I did not have a pleasant stay. There were not enough bathrooms for the amount of people staying. The bedrooms, bathrooms, shared rooms and kitchen were never in a clean condition. Do not expect to get any type of... More 

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Sorrento, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

Stayed 2 nights, 2 mins away from the main beach and old town where all the pubs and restaurants are..if arriving by train only a 15 min walk otherwise taxi is less than 8 euros. Hostel itself was ok. No kitchen, no breakfast included, there's a fridge. Only do mixed dorms. Beds where uncomfortable and there is only one main... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Internet
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
Internet
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The most famous hostel in San Sebastian we are located in Plaza Gipuzkoa,2 in the very HEART of the city; a stones throw from the beach and old town.We now offer a large chill out area, access to kitchen. FREE: BREAKFAST, TEA&COFFEE, PASTA, INTERNET. We also have a honesty bar and board and bike hire.Great knowledgeable staff and lots of recommendations on places to go and things to do - don´t hesitate to ask us for anything you need! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lolo Urban House

Address: Plaza Gipuzkoa 2, 20004 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
Location: Spain > Basque Country > Province of Guipuzcoa > San Sebastian - Donostia
Price Range: $67 - $123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Lolo Urban House 2*
Number of rooms: 250
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