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    Lausanne Guesthouse & Backpacker

    chemin des Epinettes 4, Lausanne 1007, Switzerland
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Less than a 5 minute walk from the train station. No breakfast included. We paid a few extra dollars to be upgraded to a private room. It was great, clean room, beautiful views, semi private bathroom. Kitchen and common area were clean. Easy walk down...More

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    Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile
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    Je n'ai pas été déçue par cette auberge de jeunesse. Les locaux sont propres et agréables, belle vue sur la...More

    Thank BoussoleCassee
    Response from Anne-Marie E, Gérant at Lausanne Guesthouse & Backpacker
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    Bonjour BoussoleCassee :) Merci pour avoir pris le temps de laisser vos impressions ! Nous heureux de lire vos propos...More

    Reviewed 3 March 2017
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    É um albergue com cozinha bem equipada, o guarda volumes é grande, o espaço nos quartos coletivos é grande. Fica...More

    Thank Luiz E
    Response from Anne-Marie E, Gérant at Lausanne Guesthouse & Backpacker

    Hello Luiz, Many thanks for your message ! We are happy to read your very positive comment and have taken note about your remark regarding the reception hours : we will probably change it soon ! Hope to see you again, kind regards Anne-Marie

    Reviewed 19 December 2016

    Friendly, helpful staff. But an odd place: it looked as though all the money and thought was poured into the public spaces but was neglected for the dorm rooms. Kitchen and lounge spaces are well-appointed and inviting, among the best I have found in hostels....More

    Thank James S
    Response from Anne-Marie E, Gérant at Lausanne Guesthouse & Backpacker

    Dear James, We thank you for your words and are glad to read that you found some positive points during your stay, especially the staff and common areas ! Regarding your remarks : yes, the wifi in some rooms has problems, we are working hard...More

    Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile
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    ho trovato l'hostello su booking, prenotando una doppia con bagno in comune. Il bagno era condiviso solo con un'altra stanza....More

    Thank duevagabondi28
    Response from Anne-Marie E, Gérant at Lausanne Guesthouse & Backpacker
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    Merci pour votre gentil message et compliments : nous sommes ravis de lire ces commentaires très positifs ! Nous espérons...More

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    • US$43 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Luisa M
    Não tenho cartão de credito. Como posso efetuar minha reserva?
    3 November 2016|
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    Response from Anne-Marie E | Property representative |
    Hello, sorry but we cannot make a booking without a credit card...you can call us on your arrival day to check if we have availability. Best regards Anne-Marie
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    is there parking space for car ?
    19 December 2015|
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    Response from Anne-Marie E | Property representative |
    Hello, yes, we do have some places at CHF 11.00 per night (it's better to book). Best regards
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    DeirdreJoan
    How many sockets in the rooms? Can a "Solo" traveller book a private (single) room, and if so what is the price per night? Thank you,
    22 April 2015|
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    Response from Anne-Marie E | Property representative |
    Hello, thanks for your email! Regarding sockets : between 10 (four-bedded dorms) and 4 (double rooms). Regarding the single room : we do have double rooms but could be booked as single use. The price dépends on the day and... More
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    "If you want laundry at hostel while you're too busy to go to a laundry place, this is perfect!"
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    "Lake-facing side of the hotel - and third or fourth floor to get a view of the Lake Geneva - ask for a balcony"
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    "All rooms have Mountain views so don't worry!"
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    "Depends on your budget and how long you plan to stay."
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