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Apple Hostels Philadelphia

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Reviewed 26 July 2017

I stayed here for an extended period, but find the owner to be a bit of a pill. Too controlling and not a people person, his personality and rules make an otherwise okay place not somewhere I'd like to be when I'm on vacation. The...More

Thank Jed C
Response from AppleHostels, Owner at Apple Hostels PhiladelphiaResponded 15 September 2017

Hi Jameson, I'm sorry, but you were an extremely difficult person to deal with. You often ignored the fact that you were sharing a space with other travelers, and our concern is for all of our guests, so when you started to annoy other guests...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

I stayed here over the July 4th celebrations and had a great time. The hostel held a free BBQ on the 4th and then on the surrounding days they did their usual free movie, free pasta nights etc which were great! The hostel made it...More

Thank omoly
Response from AppleHostels, Owner at Apple Hostels PhiladelphiaResponded 15 September 2017

I'm glad that you enjoyed your stay and my ghost tour! I don't know if you noticed, but during your stay we were in the process of expanding our hostel and adding all new 4 and 6-bed dorm rooms as well as many private rooms...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017

Stayed here for two nights with my family. We have stayed in several hostels East coast and Europe. This location is definitely one of the best. We arrived at midnight. Staff upon arrival was warm, helpful, and welcoming. Ample parking available nearby (spothero.com). We found...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2017

Stayed here for 2 nights alone in a 16 person dorm. Big room, with curtains to give you privacy, each bed had a little nightlight and 2 plugs which were really great to have. The dorm was very clean as was the bathrooms, especially considering...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Really great location in old town which is a few blocks from pretty much anything if you are using the trains. Great installation and staff really helpful and cheerful. Sorry for making all that noise to.

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Self-Serve Laundry
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US$26 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$26 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Elisabeth T
23 October 2016|
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Response from behlorthefoodslut | Reviewed this property |
*EACH shower is ...
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krzysztof00
28 December 2015|
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Response from RockSeeker | Reviewed this property |
Check out is 11 a.m., but they can keep your bags in a storage area if you plan to do some more sightseeing before you leave.
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miniashy
10 May 2015|
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Response from AppleHostels | Property representative |
Hi, Yvonne is correct. I'll also add that many of our secure metal lockers have an electrical outlet inside them so that you can charge your electronic devices securely while you're away or asleep. We have free luggage... More
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"It is on a one way street"
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"Make sure to get a room in the new building"
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"Dorm style, so you get what you get. Just make sure they book you in the right dorm."
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