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Hostel of the Rockies

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fredboy
Reviewed 2 May 2008

The owner refused to email me a recpt on request over the phone, took offence and cancelled my reservation rudely and abruptly....thank you God for looking out for me IN ADVANCE !

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Philadelphia
Reviewed 14 February 2008

I REPEAT, and I'm sorry about the all caps, but I feel that strongly about this, DO NOT EVER, EVER STAY AT THIS HOSTEL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I was physically attacked by the owner (who was drunk) and had to call the police on him in able to get my stuff and get my money back. The bathrooms were filthy, hell, everywhere was...

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Montevideo
Reviewed 10 December 2006

I’ve read good reviews about it, but when I got there after traveling 24 hours, it was really shocking to see this place, an old house that has not been well conserved, with a gloomy look, even a nylon sealed window. I doubted but I stayed because it was the best place according to what I’ve read. The place is...

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New York
Reviewed 19 October 2006

I booked this hostel for a few nights through their website. I read great reviews of it in Hostelz.com and thought that it would be nice. I arrived at the hostel to find that it looked nothing like its picture in the website, however, the neighbourhood seemed ok so I went inside to check in. As i entered the hostel...

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Chicago
1 review
4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2005

This is not a hostel in the actual sense, more like a flophouse for down and out locals. The room I stayed in was filthy and the neighborhood very dangerous. I would definately recommend staying somewhere else.

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Z-town, Netherlands
1 review
1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 April 2004

This place was my lest favorite hostel in the US. It was pretty dirty, the rooms stank and there were pretty strange people staying there (people who spend there last dollars on a last night sleep before getting homeless). I didnt feel comfortable there, though the staff was ok

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Wollongong, Australia
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1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 March 2004

The people - Chuck, Heidi, and all the guests are wonderful... I have never enjoyed staying ANYWHERE (I don't wish to brag BUT I usually stay in 4-5 star hotels) these guys and this location is THE BEST - if you want to experience a TRUE holiday with REAL people - AND have the BEST time of your life -...

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Address: 1717 Race St, Denver, CO 80206-1131
Region: United States > Colorado > Denver > City Park
Price Range: $21 - $54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 78
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