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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
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  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
26 May 2017
“One night visit on our way to the south”
26 Aug 2016
“A great stay in a fantastic location”
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Reviewed 27 May 2017

It's a prison but you don't see many from this. Big room with two seperate beds with good matrasses. Sharing bathroom, first time for us and the last time. Shower with a plastic curtain, no privacy. Breakfast coffee with cookies or bring your own breakfast,...More

Thank MTBChica
Reviewed 26 August 2016

This "hostel" is a converted ancient prison in a prime location in Corso del Piazzo which sits atop a hill overlooking Biella. I stayed with a friend in a 3 bed room, right next to the shared bathroom. The rooms were very clean, and so...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2014 via mobile

Really lovely place to stay in Biella just a stones throw from good restaurants and bar. Place used to be a prison which made for a few interesting texts back home. Breakfast coffee great but suggest you bring in your own bread

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Reviewed 28 May 2014

Welcomed with open arms (literally), Ostello di Biella was is a gem in the charming old quarter of Biella. It's situated in the central piazza and a 1 minute walk to the funicular. There's a well -equipped kitchen with everything you could need to cook...More

Thank Allyfonty
Reviewed 6 August 2013

Having reserved at the last minute the reception staff had already gone home by the time we arrived, however a quick phone call from another guest and the receptionist was back within five minutes. Great value for money, everything was clean and the staff were...More

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Italy > Piedmont > Province of Biella > Biella
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"My advice: just for € 10,- more you get a room with a bathroom. It's worth it. Elevator only to use..."
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