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The Bug Backpackers

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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“double room”(16 reviews)
“the kitchen”(55 reviews)
“free wifi”(28 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Stayed one night and was adequate. We were close to the outdoor area and other guests stayed up late making a lot of noise right outside so sleep wasn’t great. Free breakfast was covered in flies when we got up so settled with coffee instead...More

Thank briarpalmer
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

We got a double room (only two beds). When we checked in we noticed the trash bin was still full of rubbish, and the sink that’s in the room was all dirty with bread crumbs or whatever was that. There’s only one shower and one...More

Thank Mauro P
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

We were about 45 mins past last check in but they had left the keys for us so it was easy. The bathroom light was out but the showers are hot and there's even breakfast. Sort of wished there was quiet time as the guests...More

Thank Kanaena
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately I didn't enjoy my stay at this hostel. There isn't much of a welcome and the hostel seems to be run by young backpackers. The kitchen was not in a good state and by the third day I couldn't bear to go in and...More

Thank Sara C
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Stayed there 2 nights and in general it is a nice place worth for the price. They are located within residential area and at 10PM even in the garden they don't let you to sit and talk with your friends. Not talking about any music...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Multilingual Staff
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Price range
USD 31 - USD 48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 31 - USD 48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Rooms in the building adjacent to the main building are older but quieter"
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"Double shared bathroom are quieter."
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"The private rooms are one hell of a good choice for the price!"
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"Paris room has it's own ensuite"
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