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“Lost reservation”

published 06/01/2005

when it works - fast, convenient

Didn't work for me

I have only used this website once, but share my experience in case it assists others. I used Hostel World (via Flybe.com) to book a bungalow at a camping village in Rome. I found the website excellent to use, and there was certainly a lot of information about the camping village, including...

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“Great for backpackers”

published 11/12/2004

Cheap, reliable accomodation all over the world

First choice not always available unless you book ...

I have used hostel world several times to plan trips away and found it very useful and completely reliable. When you enter a destination you are given a list of hostels and cheap hotels. There are reviews and ratings from other members which is a really useful guide. You are also told details of...

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“Hoang Phong Hotel Saigon”

published 15/06/2009

Everything was excellent

Could not fault

Stayed at the Hoang Phong Hotel for 3 days starting May 31st 2009. Very clean, comfortable, great location, friendly,etc. We did not realise but we had left our passports in the Hotel and when we arrived at the airport the friendly young man was there waiting for us. I still cant believe that...

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“More than useless.”

published 26/12/2006

none?????

avoid if you dont want to donate them your deposi...

I booked this dump called: INTERSOF HOSTEL, SOFIA, BULGARIA with hostel world and was greeted at the hostel with a demand of a bill upfront that didnt deduct my £13 deposit, I tried to argue this with the hostel owners(which was hard due to language), but could only get the reply that hostel...

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Excellent

“nice hostel!”

published 23/02/2007

good location, great staff

not so clean, a lot of street dogs near

it is a very nice hostel, a old house, but when you go inside you feel like visiting your greatmother's place.the staff (andrea and miki) are great, they tell you eveything they know about bucharest, they love to talk with the customers, and are very helpful.it has a defect, it is not so clean...

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You can book a room before you leave, knowing you ...

there is a small transaction fee

I used Hostal World to book into a hostal in Russe, Bulgaria. Using their website, I was able to see a detailed description, and more importantly for me, reserve the room over the internet. This meant that when I turned up at some ungodly hour in the morning, I knew that the room was mine. The...

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