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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Although the hostel seemed ok in terms of facilities, the main thing which unfortunately affected the rest of my time in Lithuania, was that I left with 30+ bites from bed bugs in my (female-only) room - I know it was bed bugs as I had a friend staying in a different (male-only) room who was not affected, and I...

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Vlaams-Brabant
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I was a bit apprehensive when I heard the price was only EUR 7 a night, the cheapest of six places I stayed at in the Baltics. I first wanted to stay at the B&B&B&B&B where I stayed before, but the cheapest options there were no longer available. Although quite a few of the - not so recent - comments...

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Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I only stayed in this hostel as it was the only place that had free beds (no wonder) as booking.com managed to overbook us. At evening, lots of smelly old people at the reception. They looked like homeless. Very little english from Hodor and his buddy at the reception at night. Rooms: Very little space for the amount of people...

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Suva, Central, Fiji
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed here in winter and it was most horrible place I have ever stayed! I took a separate room. It was so cold, I couldn't sleep. I had to wear clothes and take blankets from other beds. It was dirty and smelled horrible. Strange Russian people in a hole-way talking loud on a phone in the evening. Bathrooms were...

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Leiden, The Netherlands
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This hostel is basic in all it's senses. The staff is not very helpful, but they are there when you need them. The bedroom and bathroom are decent, but don't expect anything fancy because everything seems quite old. It's a good place if your budget is very limited and close to the supermarket and market.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 28 August 2016

As all the other reviews, i also have to ad that the location and price is great, but there was a creepy vibe from the other guests that seem to be mostly lone older men, perhaps Lithuanian or Russian.... We did not feel unsafe, just odd. But after a 2nd night, i woke up with some bite marks, at first...

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Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

nice hostel.. nothing special. but is closd to the old street in the center of Vilnius. one of the more cheeper hostel. nice receptionist free wifi and clean and confortble room. Is really in the center

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Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Arrived at midnight and found that hostel quite close to the oldtown. At the reception we were waiting about 5 minutes as the old annoyed and drunken guy came and didn't speak English. Nevertheless we were tired and needed to get a bed. We such scared as we came into our room. Too small and messy with all that mattresses...

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Mar del Plata, Argentina
Reviewed 22 May 2016

We went to this hostel because the girl in the Tourist Office recommended it, she said everyone goes to that hostel and it was really good. When we arrived it seemed like someone had fried a lot of fish, and we could smell all over the place. We got one private room for less than 25 euros, it was quite...

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Reviewed 16 May 2016

That was a horrible place. Dirt. Nasty smell and Bedbugs !!! Old equipment. Yes, hostel is cheap, has a good location and parking. wifi is there. But I do not recommend at any case. please, be careful

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Address: Aushros Vartu g. 16, Vilnius 02100, Lithuania
Region: Lithuania > Vilnius County > Vilnius
Price Range: €13 - €38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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“Avoid rooms with Russian-speaking middle-aged men staying in them, or more generally, the non-backpacking crowd.”
 of 5 bubbles Hans_Woerzt, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms looking towards the Garden side is probably more quiet than those facing the Main Street”
  • Room with 6/8 bunkbeds and an okay view. Certainly spacious
  • 6 bunk beds with a table and chairs. Okay for a family
 of 5 bubbles sussiehk, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Don't choose any room.”
 of 5 bubbles hjsdfjkhb, 28 Mar 2016 | Read review
“change hostell”
 of 5 bubbles wonderdust1995, 7 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Just avoid it if possible.”
 of 5 bubbles maddie128, 27 Apr 2015 | Read review
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