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Desert Nights Youth Hostel

  • Excellent21%
  • Very good35%
  • Average32%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

This place is odd. They say “youth hostel” in their name but there was an even mix of families with children and seedy young guys trying to chat up girls in the pool at night when we were there. On top of that, ANY noise...More

Thank Jamesgf2016
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We only spent 2 nights and that was enough. The rooms are cheap but the restaurant is expensive along with everything else in the town. You can book the sandboarding and dune buggies through the hostel for 40 soles (£10/$12). Wifi was good. Showers were...More

Thank Davebrannen8
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The hostel is clean, has good vibes, and good staff. The food is very good and if your on a tight budget there are specials for 15s for lunch. They have a receptionist at all times to help book tickets and tours as well. They...More

Thank Liza B
Reviewed 14 June 2016

My stay here was a blast. I find the place very welcoming and quite cozy. Stayed in their Dorm and was quite content with the bed. It can get cramped with all the stuff from everyone but people are mostly out and about during the...More

Thank TabsterInc
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed there for what was going to be two nights but at about 1030 our first night the girl in the bed next to us complained about being itchy. She looked at her mattress only to find multiple bed bugs in her bed! We...More

Thank Danielle L
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Price range
USD 23 - USD 37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
USD 23 - USD 37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Cheaper beer at the souvenir shop next door."
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"They have also rooms, we rented the apartment NOT the rooms."
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"Dont choose the room infront next to the reception. Its very noisy because of the restuarant right outside..."
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"Try not to stay in the front dorm, as the patio will be very loud until late at night."
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