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    Charleston's NotSo Hostel

    156 Spring St, Charleston, SC 29403-5220
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    Traveller (99)
    Room & Suite (214)
    Dining (6)
    Overview
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good30%
    • Average10%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible5%
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    “cannon street” (17 reviews)
    “spring street” (13 reviews)
    “bunk beds” (9 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    1 - 5 of 463 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I stayed at notso over the christmas period while visiting Charleston. This hostel is great, good location walking distance into downtown. Its clean, comfortable with free tea/coffee/oatmeal and all amenities a hostel should have and staff are friendly and helpful. Christmas day was made perfect...More

    Thank archnicky
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I believe this is the only hostel in charleston proper. They have two units. One on the farther end with the dormitories and the other one closer to downtown proper with private rooms. I elected for the private room section since it was closer and...More

    Thank bigwawao
    Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

    While the swaying old palmettos outside speak of a bygone era, this hostel aims to keep the traveler mentality inside an otherwise beautiful area. This hostel falls short of some basic tenets of good hostelling: good wifi and cheap housing. Let's start with price. At...More

    Thank Nehal N
    Response from notsohostel, Manager at Charleston's NotSo HostelResponded 29 September 2017

    Thank you for your review and your feedback. The wifi in the back house was temporarily out but we have since had it fixed. We are adding an additional deadbolt with a key to those rooms and have spoken with my staff about not sharing...More

    Reviewed 15 September 2017

    Let's start with the GOODS: I ADORE this house. It's quant, charming and in a good location. I've stayed here a few times and have really enjoyed it. The day staff were lovely. BADS: This is the first time that I've had issues with other...More

    Thank slc88888
    Response from notsohostel, Manager at Charleston's NotSo HostelResponded 29 September 2017

    Thank you for your review, I'm glad that you have stayed with us several times and I apologize the other guests were not respectful. We are looking into moving a phone into the kitchens so guests can call after hours if they are not able...More

    Reviewed 26 August 2017

    I really enjoyed my time at NotSo Hostel. My room was nice and clean, bed comfy and lockers to store valuables. The kitchen was well stocked and bathroom was clean and very like being at home. I did find it odd that there was not...More

    Thank Jmclauch00
    Response from notsohostel, Manager at Charleston's NotSo HostelResponded 29 September 2017

    Thank you for your wonderful review, so glad you enjoyed your stay. We have the lobby open during the day and communal kitchens and porches for guests to meet and socialize. Since we are a hostel with quiet hours, we limit those areas so that...More

    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$60 - US$72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
    • Location
    • United States >
    • South Carolina >
    • Coastal South Carolina >
    • Charleston
    • Also Known As
    • Charleston`s Notso Hotel Charleston
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    Traveller (99)
    Room & Suite (214)
    Dining (6)
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    Bathroom (7)
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    scoop12356
    29 September 2015|
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    Response from notsohostel | Property representative |
    Hey There, We do have some private rooms at our main location on Spring Street, they all have shared bathrooms and kitchens. The other location is at Cannon St. and that one has only private rooms and one private room with... More
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    "Don't take a room near the porch"
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    "Andrew Adams Dorm was close to kitchen and bathrooms and also saves dragging bags up stairs"
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    "Rooms in the back house hear less traffic noise. Brazil room was very quiet!"
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    "Dorm and private rooms, I like the dorms but that comes with certain expectations."
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