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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2010

What a wonderful way to start our backpacking adventure. We initially had a little trouble finding the hostel, but once we contacted the owner "Blake" he came out personally to meet us and escort us back to the accommodation. It was a lovely property, with a nice garden and terrace it was very clean and had fresh bedding. The room...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 August 2010

As with the girls from Edinburgh, I had an aweful experience at Fountainhead... To start with, the address is completely wrong and I couldn´t find the place. Was searching for it for half an hour and yes, even the locals hadn´t heard of it. That´s because this place isn´t even a hostel, it´s someone´s place they have converted into dorm...

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Reviewed 5 August 2010

Now i am usually the person reading negative reviews saying, come on guys what did you expect... but i had to warn fellow travellers about the unreliability of this hostel. My friend and i arrived in Nerja off the bus at around 10pm, neither of us speaking very much spanish, we tried to phone (unsucessfully) then find this hostel (unsucessfully)...

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Reviewed 28 July 2009

small place but made it feel like my house. if you like jerry garcia you will like them. if you like the beach you will like the location. word of warning: dont bring your kids.

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Reviewed 26 June 2009

Was a charming little backpackers. The place is clean and sunny - the terraces are what sold me on the place. the vibe was really mellow. The manager showed us to several of the beaches and tapas bars nearby, all within a 5 minute walk. I noticed if youre trying to reserve on the websites they´ll try to make you...

Thank wabbitmastah

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Address: Plaza Cantarero 27, 29780 Nerja, Spain
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Nerja
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