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Florianopolis, SC
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16 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pros: location is great (walkable to major city attractions, very close to a central metro line); clean; large and apparently secure lockers; very good cost benefit in general. Cons: not at all the place you should be if you want to meet people (not the typical hostel environmental you might be looking for); staff is not so nice, they are... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very well located, 20 minutes on foot from the Duomo, right at the Brera neighbourhood. Spent two nights with a friend. The receptionist wasn't helpful at all, it felt like we were doing him a favour of being there (it should be the other way around!), he didn't even give us blankets (we had to ask) in a cold november... More 

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Bologna, Italy
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4 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice placement in Milan city! Walking distance to most plsces! But saldy not too clean or inviting compared to other hostels I have stayed at. But ok for the price range of it and its placement! 😄 Good description on their website of how to get there!

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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The decoration in general is very nice but our room was old fashioned and not clean. The blankets were very old, with terrible aspect and lint balls. The staff was not friendly at all. The localization is great. Good choice for one or two nights.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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41 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I was really looking forward to that hostel... It looked amazing in the pictures that were actually deceptive. It is old and dirty. Bed sheets are provided as an extra. They have some new good-looking furniture that you see in the pictures placed in old rooms to make it look better... Do not recommend the double rooms even if you... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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44 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at a private room and it was comfortable. The reception lady was very nice. Brera is a very good location if you want to see the historical places and shop at the same time. I would recommend this hostel but I have no idea about its shared rooms. Everything was clean and the location was very good and... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here one night in a 6 room dorm. Very large room with a huge locker provided, the room was separated into two separate sides of 3 beds with there own side shower/ bathroom, very nice by the way. Just a 5 min walk from the metro station & one stop from the famous duomo, would definitely stay here again.... More 

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Almaty, Kazakhstan
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244 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016

This hostel is located a bit away from major streets and therefore is quiet at night. It is also conveniently located to a metro stop that goes everywhere you need. Staff is amazing, thanks a lot to them!

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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016

I was staying in this Hostel for only 1 night, the Check-in was easy i had to pay 2 euro for the Taxes or something like that. They Handed the sheets & pillow at the check in, and showed you the way up. Rooms: the rooms was okay, room of 4 beds, the upper bed was easy to climb not... More 

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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44 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Our room was not clean enough, the bathroom was very dirty as well as the bedsheets.Furthermore the staff was rude and unwilling to help when we asked for some information.Noise was also a problem. However , the location of the hostel is very convenient.

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Staying in Brera

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Brera captures the real essence of the city. It is an excellent mix between history and modernity, where tradition meets innovation. Here design and beauty reign. On Via Brera there are the famous Pinacoteca (galleries), the National Gallery of Modern and Antique Art, and the Academy of Fine Arts. Interior design boutiques and intellectual cafes are typical of the district. Walking along Via Madonnina is a must to admire the architecture of buildings and the design stores. On Sundays, going to the local market is an unmissable opportunity for fashion, style and art. Tucked away, there is the Orto Botanico di Brera botanical garden that seems like a painting framed in an ancient fairy structure. Last but not least, it’s worth a visit to Giardini Pubblici Indro Montanelli with its Planetarium, the Civico Museo di Storia Naturale (Natural History Museum).
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in a wing of a Franciscan Friars' convent, this dynamic hostel is a 2-minute walk from Milan's Turati Metro Station, in the heart of the fashion district, and just 2 stops from the Cathedral. Rooms and dorms offer free Wi-Fi. Rooms and dorms at the Monastery Hostel offer air conditioning, an en suite bathroom and a small fridge. Each comes with allergy-free linen, a secure locker and mosquito nets. A toiletry set is available upon request. The Monastery boasts a 24-hour reception and a free internet terminal. Facilities include a mini market, a lounge area with board games and HD TV. You can also use the equipped kitchen for free. Friendly staff are available for tourist information and restaurant recommendations. ... more   less 

Additional Information about New Generation Hostel Urban Brera

Address: Via Renzo Bertoni 3, 20121 Milan, Italy
Region: Italy > Lombardy > Milan > Brera
Price Range: €26 - €198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — New Generation Hostel Urban Brera 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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“choose rooms that has the terrace view, its amazing”
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“My room was on the 1st floor behind the elevator, it was too noisy coz infront of the window was the AC compressors and other machines.”
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