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Charleston's NotSo Hostel

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

This was my third time staying at a hostel and loved it! The staff is super nice, we had a private bathroom in our room and great location. They offer coffee, tea and oatmeal in the morning and also will launder clothes for a few...More

Thank lunamaelee
Response from notsohostel, Manager at Charleston's NotSo HostelResponded 1 June 2017

Thank you for your review! We so appreciate your return business and are happy to host you each time you visit Charleston. We look forward to your next stay!

Reviewed 16 May 2017

Stayed in a private room in the annex. Easy check in process. Small but comfortable room at a great price. Fast wifi. Enjoyed the recommendations that were left in the room about restaurants and points of interest. No complaints!

Thank Stella M
Response from notsohostel, Manager at Charleston's NotSo HostelResponded 1 June 2017

Thank you for your review! We so appreciate your feedback and are so glad you enjoyed your stay. We'd love to host you again the next time you visit Charleston.

Reviewed 28 April 2017

We stayed in the Brazil room for three nights and would absolutely go back and stay there again. The room, bedding, and common areas were all clean and well kept, the staff and other guests we met were all very friendly. It is also in...More

Thank Meg1230
Response from notsohostel, Manager at Charleston's NotSo HostelResponded 9 May 2017

Thank you for your review Meg! We were happy to host you and we recently got a brand new tankless hot water heater for the middle house so everyone will have warm showers no matter what time of day. We hope you'll come visit us...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017

Notso Hostel is the best hostel I have ever stayed in, and I've stayed at a fair amount. First off, the location is incredible. You are right in the heart of peninsula Charleston with great restaurants, parks, bars, and coffee shops all around you. Maybe...More

Thank petergrady647
Response from notsohostel, Manager at Charleston's NotSo HostelResponded 9 May 2017

Thank you for your review Peter! We so appreciate your feedback and all your comments. We'd look forward to hosting you again soon.

Reviewed 18 April 2017

(Note: this review is about the "annex" location, where you can get a private room) Girlfriend and I wanted to spend a few days in Charleston over spring break. Since we didn't have a car, being in walking distance of downtown was essential. We ended...More

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Response from notsohostel, Manager at Charleston's NotSo HostelResponded 9 May 2017

Thank you for your review! So glad you enjoyed your stay and we'd love to host you again the next time you visit Charleston.

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
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US$36 - US$72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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US$36 - US$72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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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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