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The Melville Palm Hostel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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durban
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Very rude lady helping manage the property. She's too familiar. Very basic house. It's a hostel don't expect much but great shower and wifi. Parking space is sufficient. I stayed in the bunks. Not the most luxurious lol but on a budget it will do.

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Cuiaba, MT
Reviewed 12 November 2013

The hostel is as a house very simple. The owner received me and they are was very sympathetic, they said about the hostel and give me key, because there dont have the reception. The bedroom dont have the place for the lock the things. The place are very near of restaurantes and small market, but I had problem because my...

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NJ
Reviewed 9 April 2013

Melville is a great little town out side of the city center. If your looking for basic accomidation for a fair price than you will enjoy this place. They are located in a safe place that is close to a market and liquor store as well as lots of nice restaurants and bars. The dorm room was clean though the...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 20 April 2011

This place is in the best location only half a block walk from all the lovely restaurants in the very safe, Melville. The rooms are basic but clean and the owner is very helpful with offers of transport etc. Our only complaint would be that the window wouldn’t shut all the way & there weren’t any mosquito nets so we...

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Address: 83 2nd Avenue, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Price Range: RM48 - RM166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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