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Hostel Salerno

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Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic, clean accommodation with 24hr reception. This is classified as a hostel but our space was very roomy and had more space then the average hotel. The building itself is a converted convent and you can stroll around and discover lots of interesting spaces and outdoor balconies. If you are after great basic accommodation in a great spot this is... More 

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Hengelo, The Netherlands
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Reviewed May 27, 2016

The hostel is in a former convent, and a lot of that is still visible inside and out. When entering you are greeted by wonderfully relaxing jazzy music. This is nice, but the music never stops and the speaker is set up in the old courtyard wich means it is LOUD and omnipresent! Asking to turn the music off did... More 

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Ave Gratia Plen... Q, Quality&Operation at Hostel Salerno, responded to this review

Kind guest, thank you for your review. We're very sorry that hat you didn't enjoyed the atmosphere and our soft music. As you can see from many reviews, our guests love this music that is never loud. "Breakfast italian": yes, we are in Italy and we offer our guests the true Italian coffee (and breakfast). "Staff friendly but not actively... More 

Tarragona, Spain
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41 reviews
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Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

I have needed a hostel in salerno twice and each time I choose this hostel. It has a very friendly and helpful staff, it's clean and very affordable. Also the people you may meet there is one of things I like about Ave Gratia Plena!Finally it's position it's very central and perfect for long nights out! Totally recommended

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Ave Gratia Plen... Q, Quality&Operation at Hostel Salerno, responded to this review

Kind guest, many thanks for your kind review. We hope to meet you again very soon in Salerno. More 

Buckfastleigh, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed December 11, 2015

Ave Gratia Plena. This very friendly hostel/B & B is in the old part of Salerno, five minutes from the Duomo. The staff are very welcoming, and speak excellent English. Most of the rooms have access to a balcony from which there are excellent views, at least for us on the fifth floor. The sea plus a busy port is... More 

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Province of Milan, Italy
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Reviewed December 4, 2015

I spent 3 nights in august, and was always at the sea side. Sent back to sleep, nothing special because I was never there but it was clean but the Wi-Fi does not function. I JUST WENT BACK TO SLEEP NOTHING SPECIAL, OLD BUILDING NEAR THE SALERNO DUOMO.

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Reviewed October 1, 2015

We don't stay in hostels and we were easily 30 years older than any other guest we saw. However, we needed one night in Salerno and Ave Gratia kept showing up on reviews, most were very positive. We decided to give it a try. It was very quiet, very clean and they have several private rooms with shower, in addition... More 

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Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
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2 reviews
Reviewed September 17, 2015

We stayed for 2 nights in the hostel. We paid an extra to have a Comfort room, which meant that the bathroom should have been recently renovated. We got room 31 with a bathroom that is outdated. We complained with the reception but the answer was that it was renovated, that the pictures on the webpage were other style... We... More 

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Munich, Germany
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Reviewed September 7, 2015 via mobile

Very nice hostel in a former monastery. Rooms are simply equipped but most importantly clean. It is located in the city centre. Great for a night out but you shouldn't go there by car. Staff is friendly and helpful. The Breakfast buffet is a bit small. Prices are very moderate.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed August 21, 2015

I stayed here for a few nights while I explored my favorite region in Italy. I had my own room and it was very clean and simple. The staff was what really made it enjoyable for me. I don't remember her name, but she had short brown hair and glasses (and we rode the train in together) and she was... More 

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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed August 20, 2015

I stayed here a couple months ago, This is my first hostel experience and I can say I liked The staff as nice an the location of the hostel as very good, A nice place to stay if you want to know Salerno, near everything. Not to commercial, very good to meet the true italian way of living

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Additional Information about Hostel Salerno

Address: Via Canali, 84121 Salerno, Italy
Location: Italy > Campania > Amalfi Coast > Salerno
Price Range: $43 - $73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 27
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“All rooms circle around the courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles Namaste074, May 27, 2016 | Read review
“third floor rooms have a better view. No air conditioning, still ceiling fans are more than enough even for warm days.”
 of 5 bubbles GianlucaMarcellino, Jul 13, 2015 | Read review
“Only downside to our 12 person dorm was that you had to walk through a two person section of the room to get to yours.”
 of 5 bubbles lizzzz12, Jun 29, 2014 | Read review
“Double private rooms are great- very good value, excellent bathroom and facilities and spacious for all your luggage!”
 of 5 bubbles Canterbbbury, Jun 14, 2014 | Read review
“Ask for the top floor room, you'll have an amazing view of the city and the Duomo!!”
 of 5 bubbles CynthiaP955, Sep 24, 2013 | Read review
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