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Hefei, China
Reviewed 24 May 2016

This place is well located. It's only a short walk from the Lampugnano bus station. It is however, the worst hostel I've stayed at for a long time. The first night my my bed actually broke, and although I asked at the desk the next day, it was never fixed. I had to fix it on my own. I also...

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Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

I'm being generous with 2 stars because our 2nd night was definitely better than our first. I will preface my review by acknowledging that I booked a triple room with private bathroom via hostelbookers.com. With whom you pay approximately a 12% deposit when you book. I was supposed to pay 70€ per night for 2 nights. Meaning hostelbookers.Com took a...

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bangalore
Reviewed 22 December 2015

I stayed there only for one night & was out all day. It is definitely far from the central Milan but metro station is at walk able distance. The staff was friendly but room was very small, there was only one charging point which was supposed to be shared by everyone in the room. Bad shower area & wash room....

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

The hostel is located 5mins walk from the subway. A massive building with many rooms. Not clean not tidy, I'm okay level hostel. Lockers are out side of the room, I had to go and in many times a day. Good breakfast and so so services. Yeah this hostel is okay for men but not for ladies I reckon.

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Chandigarh, India, Asia
Reviewed 25 October 2015

Stay at Piero Rotta only for a night iff you are looking for a budget stay in Milano. I found it impossible to make friends here. People travelled in groups and spoke Italian. Everyone seemed busy and unsocial. People visited the common area(which was not so great) only to charge their phones and access the wifi. The hostel serves a...

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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 6 June 2015

This is by far the worst place where I have ever stayed in! Extremely old fashioned and outdated. Outside it might look nice but the inside is totally different. Looks like some old hospital or prison almost. The breakfast was just ridiculously bad. The showers were disgusting just like the toilets. Beds were nasty and we were scared to get...

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Leipzig, Germany
Reviewed 16 March 2015

I stayed here in March and it was simply very good and the staff is very friendly. It is clean, near the Metro and you can get very quickly to the center. It has so many sightseeings that its rather impossible to see all at once. Better you take at least a week. Enjoy MILANO.

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Cagliari, Italy
Reviewed 10 December 2014

I went to this hostel several times during the last 20 years! I think first time was in November 1993 and at that time it was probably the only hostel in Milan. Last time I spent one night there was in Febraury 2010. Nowadays I won't come back. It's ok if you are on a budget and staying max 1...

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Buenos Aires
Reviewed 9 October 2014

Hostel staff is unfriendly and not willing to talk to you in english, only italian.They don´t give you tourist information at all. Rooms are not comfortable and very noisy.It is far from the center of Milan.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 August 2014 via mobile

I stayed here for 2 nights and did not enjoy any part of my stay. The instructions we got after booking the hostel had a totally different name than the hostel had on the front which made it very hard to find. The building is an old hospital and it shows. The corridors are bland and depressing and the shared...

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Additional Information about HI Hostel Piero Rotta

Address: Viale Angelo Salmoiraghi 1 | Via Martino Bassi, 20148 Milan, Italy
Region: Italy > Lombardy > Milan
Price Range: $25 - $96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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“I stayed in the dorms for 4.”
 of 5 bubbles 560ina, 15 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Do not choose this Hostel. Don´t waste your money.”
 of 5 bubbles globetrekker30, 8 Oct 2014 | Read review
“no tips I can add, good rooms are not existing there”
 of 5 bubbles 467elenam, 10 Jul 2014 | Read review
“II don't think any of the rooms are much good”
 of 5 bubbles serenagrimaldi, 27 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Dont stay here”
 of 5 bubbles GCMA22013, 2 Oct 2013 | Read review
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