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Do people keep en-suite bathrooms cleaner?

gordo — Last reply 14 minutes ago
Well, I guess the title says it all... I was thinking about this. We've all seen some pretty revolting hostel bathrooms before - not necessarily due to a lack of cleaning, (more...)

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runawayjane — Last reply 8 hours ago
I am a blogger at I review a lot of hostels in exchange for an honest review/advertising (more...)

Hug Hostel

tonsurachart — Created 13 hours ago
Hug Hostel is a fun, funky, new hostel for travelers on a budget. Experience a warm welcome and a cozy bed right in the heart of Chiang Mai (more...)

Beach Hostel or DownTown Hostel?

apenara — Last reply 16 hours ago
Hi Hostel Management comunnity,
mi wife and i we have been working in Boutiques Hotels in Cartagena (more...)

Work Exchange Host, Birmingham, UK

hattersBirmingham — Created 16 hours ago

Hatters Birmingham is Looking for a Host

The biggest and best hostel in Birmingham and the Midlands in the UK currently has a vacancy for a host on a work-exchange (more...)

Plan to open new hostel in New York

Natalie New York — Created 18 hours ago
Hi, I would like to open hostel in NY this year and want to know advice how to find property / hotel license.
Please let me know what to do.
Thank you. (more...)

New International Campaign: Book Direct and Save

Rucksack Brian — Last reply 21 hours ago
A united campaign has started to increase direct bookings in hostels. The hostel industry is fragmented, and it is rare that we all manage to join forces and work together (more...)


levanten1453 — Created 22 hours ago
Levanten Hostel located in midtown just next to most populer street of Istanbul! Receptionist dutie 5 hours a day & 6 days per week only check-in and check-outs, (more...)

Plan to open new hostel in New York

Natalie New York — Created one day ago
Hi, I would like to open hostel in New York.
Please give me advise how to find property / obtain hostel license.
Thank you! (more...)

USA Hostels Occupancy Statistics

Pbroocks — Last reply one day ago
Does anyone know where can I find statistics about hostels in the US? I been trying to find occupancy average as well as ADR and haven't found anything. Can anyone help?! (more...)

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