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Charleston's NotSo Hostel

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  • Excellent45%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
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Reviewed 27 August 2012

great place, great atmosphere, very laid back, great price, great situation. Thanks NotSo Hostel, I loved a lot of things about your place and will come back on my next trip. Charleston is magic. I particularly appreciated your generosity: "as much as you want to...More

1  Thank algex
Reviewed 21 August 2012

We stayed in a private room which had seemingly not been cleaned in some time - there was a lot of dirt on the floor, sand on the bed, and dirty socks in the closet. While we were provided with clean sheets, they were basically...More

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Response from notsohostel, Manager at Charleston's NotSo HostelResponded 19 September 2012

Thank you for your review. If you would be willing to email me with the details of your stay, I would like to look into it so that I can improve for the future. Were you staying at the main location or the annex? Also,...More

Reviewed 20 August 2012

Got in to this hostel last minute and was met by a super cool staff that made us feel welcome and oriented us to the city. We stayed in the dorm room which was inexpensive, clean and surprisingly chill. All in all I really enjoyed...More

1  Thank ScotQ
Reviewed 15 August 2012

I had a great time in Charleston this past weekend! I spent some much needed "Mom" time away on a trip alone, and decided to spend it at the NotSo Hostel. It was my first hostel stay, and the place was great, and the blend...More

3  Thank CindyHayes
Response from notsohostel, Manager at Charleston's NotSo HostelResponded 19 September 2012

Thank you for your response. I am glad you had a good first time experience at a hostel, especially this one. I have heard from guests that the Notso Hostel is a great introduction to hostels for people who have never stayed in one. I...More

Reviewed 8 August 2012

Great value even at the nicer off-site locations. The staff is very friendly and go out of their way to make sure you have a pleasant stay. Free decent coffee and breakfast to kickstart your day. 10 min walk downtown. What else can I say,...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$37 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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Price range
US$37 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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susie07_13
20 April 2018|
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Response from bigwawao | Reviewed this property |
No one here on TA can answer you. YOu have to call or email the hostel themselves.
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Lisa H
26 January 2016|
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Response from notsohostel | Property representative |
Yes!
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scoop12356
28 September 2015|
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Response from notsohostel | Property representative |
Hey There, We do have some private rooms at our main location on Spring Street, they all have shared bathrooms and kitchens. The other location is at Cannon St. and that one has only private rooms and one private room with... More
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"Avoid ones sharing a wall with the second-floor porch."
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"I personally loved the dorms in the back house, Cyprus in particular!"
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"Don't take a room near the porch"
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"Andrew Adams Dorm was close to kitchen and bathrooms and also saves dragging bags up stairs"
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