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Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I've stayed there for 6 days 5 nights with 4 friends. My friend encountered bed bugs and mosquito issue but not me. So I guess the place was not clean enough. Shared bathroom, my friend's shampoo and toothpaste went missing. Located near the metro station, the place had no kitchen but the WiFi is okay. The only outlets located near... More 

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Morbio Inferiore, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I spent 3 nights in this place and it was my first time in a youth hostel, so I didn't know exactly what to expect. But by making a comparasion with other hostels seen on the internet, this place was quite low-class even though it was just a hostel. Not so comfortable beds, very old bathrooms and lots of noise... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 via mobile

This hostel is located perfectly, next to the Vatican and 5 minutes walk from the metro station. However, the rest is pretty bad. There is no common room, the "TV" they're advertising for is only in use for the owners and placed in the small hallway. There are no computers as on the pictures. Beds are really bad, not comfortable... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I stayed here during easter break. On my first night, I got what I thought was a mosquito bite but then I broke out into at least 10 super itchy bites on my neck, arms, ankles, and back. They swelled up. I looked really ill for my vacation pictures, full of red spots. I checked the bed and noticed the... More 

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Turku, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014 via mobile

We stayed there for three nights. The place was very easy to find from the trainstation. Max. five minutes walk. It was also pretty close to anything. On the other hand our room was on the streetside so the noise was quite loud. Rooms and toilets were comfortables so nothing to complain about those. Security may be problem for someone,... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

We stayed here for four nights in a three bed dorm. Only real complaints were that no one was around when we checked in so we had to wait with our luggage for an hour or so before the door was unlocked for us. Also, wifi was a bit spotty in our room at times, but overall the staff was... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Spend 4 nights in Pensione Ottaviano with my friend, good value for money. place was clean and comfy and the staff was friendly and helpful. really good location! Vatican 2min in one direction and Metro 2min in the other.

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Warsaw, Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Pensione Ottaviano is pretty good if you don't expect luxury, let's be honest. It met our expectations and we didn't have any right to complain ;-) Rooms were clean, showers maybe not that much (they're just old) but the staff is really willing to help you anytime. If you need a map, want to chat for a bit with a... More 

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London
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

We stayed here for 2 nights in a six bed dorm room in November 2013. Our room was clean and so were the bathrooms, good wifi, the location was perfect for visitng the vatican and the staff were very friendly. The toilets and showeroom open up onto the corridor which is a bit weird but overall its not a major... More 

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Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013 via mobile

Alright, this Hostel met all you basic needs. Very friendly staff but only there early morning and evening. But help you feel welcomed and comfortable. Location couldn't get any better for the price!!!!!! Hostel was fairly clean, but the shower situation was not the best. No towels for rent or anything and everyone showers in separate showers but in the... More 

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Prati
Just steps away from the chaos of the center, Prati is the closest Rome gets to calm. Meticulously planned in a neat grid, quite unlike neighboring Borgo, Prati is a local favorite for its aesthetic organization and wide streets lined with a range of boutiques for every shopping fantasy. Nonnis pushing baby carriages and gossiping teens own every inch of the sidewalk, but that’s only during business hours. Once the sun sets, quirky sidestreet bars celebrate aperitivo hour, those evening cocktails that help wash away the tensions of Roman life.
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Address: Via Ottaviano 6, 00192 Rome, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Prati
Price Range: $119 - $178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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