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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
17 May 2018
“Reasonable stay, facilities a bit basic”
11 Sep 2017
“A reasonable hostel”
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Free Internet
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
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Reviewed 14 July 2018

This place is NOT air conditioned, even though all the online listings say it is. I showed up there on a very hot night in July, was lead to a non-air conditioned room. Needless to say, I couldn't sleep all night and checked out the...More

Thank Katherine R
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Pros: location, comfortable bed. Cons: security is terrible: everyone gets in every room when they want, the door won't lock by itself. The bathrooms do not have a lock or soap (and I mean soap for washing your hands). The "breakfast" is by all means...More

2  Thank Alejandro O
Reviewed 17 May 2018

I had just the one night at the Koala Hostel. It's handy to the Metro so only ten minutes to the city centre, you probably wouldn't want to walk it but the main strip does have plenty of shops. Anyway, Milan had such cheap public...More

Thank donutsam
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

This hostel has close to no security, the bedroom doors are never locked and the hostel can be accessed by anyone. The breakfast was really awful; stale cereal and bread with dishes you have to clean yourself (before and after use). The beds were really...More

Thank Travelling_Hunger
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Front desk old lady is grumpy. She seems do not know what she is doing. Front desk staffs are rude and unhelpful. I have made a booking in hostels.com and i have the confirmation. I showed it to them and they didnt bother. They even...More

Thank cyqaey
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Amenities
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Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$20 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$20 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (50)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Seon O
2 November 2014|
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Response from koala hostel h |
Dear Seon, the shuttle to the Central Station is extremely safe at any time. From there it is ten minutes walking, or you can take the metro (until midnight), it is two stops. If you want to feel safer, just take a cab (the... More
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"if you wanna a private ensuite room, avoid booking this hostel"
cyqaey
2 million years ago
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"Ask for a room with a/c or fan."
pen228
2 million years ago
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"Private rooms are great if you want a more private experience."
Emvroom
2 million years ago
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"All rooms are a little cramped. Bringing a large suitcase isn't ideal"
778lilat
2 million years ago
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