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HI Hostel Naples Mergellina

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Reviewed 21 September 2016

I went to this hostel today to book a room. The front desk employee was awesome, he was very helpful and even got my room cleaned so that I could check in early after a long day. I waited in the common room. The guys lurking in the common room are very creepy and made me feel extremely unsafe! I... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 6 July 2016

I read a lot of reviews about this hostel and you would think that the place was falling apart which isn't true at all. Firstly, to get there: Exit the train station and turn right. There will be a road that goes through a tunnel. Take this road and once you are out of the tunnel go right up the... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Warm water was a luxury, cold water sometimes was missing, no heat, very poor wifi, poor cleaning, thin walls,. Avoid it! What could I say more? It you want to pay for NOTHING choose this hostel. Its a nice piece of crap.

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Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 1 February 2016

We came her with a group of students from Rome, around 50. Luckily, we only had to share our rooms with peers. We mostly spent our time around and about Naples, and only had to be in the hostel for sleeping and breakfast. Breakfast wasn't anything special, merely a cornetto and some coffee (for which you usually had to pay... More 

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Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

No lockers, no ac, rooms only have 3 keys for 8 people. Area dodgy as hell and the way to this "hostel" is even worse. Weird dudes hanging around the common area. Open wifi works in common area. There's a reason why they have vacancies this time of year.

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Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

I have bunch of complaints about this hostel and none of them is good unfortunilty. When we arrived we knew that it had small rooms but it was way too small for 3 people in a room imagine a small box room but for us to sleep in, there is only one socket in a room, no towels u have... More 

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Thank Jean I
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 26 April 2015

A depressing and institutional feeling building inside and out. Behind the Mergellina station so noise of train brakes is regular. Mergellina seemed nice but the hostel was not in a great part, I would have been nervous walking to it after dark. Clean and wifi are the only positives I can think to say about it, the building gave me... More 

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Katowice, Poland
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 19 January 2015

The hostel is really cheap in comparison with the other hostels in Naples. In my opinion the standard is not bad, considering how much you need to pay. Of course there are some drawbacks, e.g. only one socket in the room for 8 people or lack of lockers, but I need to admit it's clean and the staff is very... More 

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Maribor, Slovenia
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116 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2014

If you want to avoid the noise of the Naples than this hostel is enough. The atmosphere is not good. It is dated. For a one night stay is good enough. The breakfast is not the best. They have wi-fi, although the connection is not the best in all parts of the hostel. The staff is nice, but I've seen... More 

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Reviewed 30 September 2014 via mobile

Stayed in the hostel on 24,25th August. The location is meant for those who want to avoid the noise in the city since it's located near to the sea in merglina part of Naples. The staff during my stay were 3 very old guys who help you depending on their mood at that time. The 8 bed dorm was extremely... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In a strategic position in the center of the town in the cleaner and safer district of Mergellina where movida goes on until late in the night. Only two thousand meters far from the metro and train station so you can easily join Pompei ruins excavations, the archaeological area of Ercolano and Oplonti, The Amalfi coast, The Sorrento coast, the wonderful islands of Capri, Ischia and Procida, The Vesuvius and the Natural Park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about HI Hostel Naples Mergellina

Address: Salita della Grotta 23, 80122, Naples, Italy
Region: Italy > Campania > Province of Naples > Naples > Chiaia
Price Range: $27 - $44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Ostello Mergellina Naples
Ostello Mergellina Hotel Naples
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“You need Air Conditioning in summer!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles TroyG6, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Don't have a south facing room as your room will be hot before the sun comes up”
 of 5 bubbles KevinConcolino, 22 Jul 2014 | Read review
“There is a small lift, so higher up is fine. My room (127, i think) had a great view of the harbour.”
 of 5 bubbles canuckabroad10, 23 Jun 2012 | Read review
“Rooms with bathrooms have poor ventillation so get ready for musky smells”
 of 5 bubbles Narc780, 31 Jul 2011 | Read review
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