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1 River Central Hostel

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  • Excellent35%
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  • Average11%
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  • Terrible4%
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“stayed here”(7 reviews)
“manila”(24 reviews)
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

The hostel is clean and comfortable, but people stay long term. There are no backpackers, just people studying or living in Manila, so there's zero atmosphere and it's very difficult to meet people. The staff are nice, but they don't offer much advice (there are...More

Thank Anon111123
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for a couple of nights and the place is very clean and the bathroom is good. The only thing is that I stayed in a 7 bed dorm and one person was up all night coughing. I genuinely thought he was dying, I...More

Thank Richie91
Reviewed 16 June 2016

I arrived at 3am and in the morning i discovered that everyone in the Hostel got their things stolen before my arrival with few , so It was a Nightmare knowing that the Hostel is involved , the hostel doesn't have an official paper of...More

Thank Hajar B
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Looks like River Central used to be a backpacker place but now it's just cheap bunk beds. They still have funny rules written in the dormotories, lists of free city walks but nothing of this exists anymore. The dorm wasn't really clean, same as the...More

Thank Olga_Lin
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

The location is not hard to be accessed because there are a lot of taxis passing through this place, and taxi in the Philippines are very cheap. During my visit here, sang a few songs from their karaoke set and the staff here is very...More

Thank Ericquely L
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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Bar/Lounge
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US$12 - US$14 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$12 - US$14 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
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"not sure as I did not really see all the rooms, stayed in a room with 2 bunk bed, its good,aircon works well"
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"rooms at 2nd and 3rd floor are nice and spacious.."
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"everything are perfect. Just bring your own towel"
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"all rooms have A/C with private curtain."
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