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The Chocolate Five Star Hostel and Crew House

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Glendale, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't waste your money! They have people living in every room. The people that live there don't like you coming in late. One of the tenants owns a big dog. Doesn't bite but try coming in at 3am and its barking. Some of the tenants look like recovering meth heads. This hostel is one of the worse I've been in.

Thank Antonio C
Winter Haven, Florida
Reviewed 26 March 2017

I was fortunate that I had room mates that I liked. I am 67 and did not want a lot of excitement. I was unfortunate that I got a top bunk (you can't choose). Because you can't have guest in your room a lot of activity takes place in the courtyard (near everyone's door) and the pool. The activity last...

Thank FCalvin
Reviewed 16 July 2016

It would be a great place, if there would be someone who keeps an eye on the property. There is no staff in the morning, during the day and in the evening. People do whatever they want, you can not check-in or check-out because the staff is sleeping behind closed doors. Dirty yard.

Thank Chris S
Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 29 November 2015

I stayed at the Chocolate several times and I must say, if you are familiar with hostels then you will definitely like the Chocolate. It has a hostel vibe like the one I've experienced in Europe and South America. pretty cool spot for a few nights, lots of different people stay there, very diverse which is what you would expect...

Thank Hans N
Gainesville, Florida
Reviewed 28 July 2015

The so called manager is a joke-customer service skills. When I asked for my deposit back, he said I had to wait till he went to the bank to get some cash-said he usually doesn't have give back the deposit because nobody asks!

2Thank gary m
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 15 July 2015

I walk into the welcome office and there was mud on the floor, where a baby was on the ground as well. As soon as I enter I knew it was going to be a long night. I saw a cockroach in the kitchen. There was a mix of furniture that look unclean. I did not feel safe talking with...

1Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 18 March 2015

My best friend and I (along with another people) waited OVER an hour after check-in time to get checked in. My friend and I ended up go some other place because the girl still wasnt there after being called multipule times. When we called her to cancel we asked if we could not pay the cancelation fee(because we did show...

Thank SmashFishnets
Reviewed 18 March 2015

The main thing was that I felt super unsafe. The people walking around at night are sketchy. The beds are horrible with springs poking in your back, but what bothered me the most was that the door didn't really close properly and there was a guy constantely knocking on my door. I slept alone in a room with 8 bunkbeds,...

3Thank Steph_v_d90
Reviewed 2 March 2015

This is not a five-star hostel, but it is a nice budget friendly hotel. Our stay wasn't the best, but it served its purpose. The one odd thing is that you may be sharing it with someone. Sharing a room with several bunks is one thing, but sharing an apartment style room with a stranger is another thing. Luckily we...

Thank Josh - Liz W
Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

That's a horrible place! The location is good and the stuff was really friendly! But it was dirty! Especially the bath room! This hostel needs a better cleaning lady and the room would need more fresh air! It smelled so bad! We have to wash all our clothes because of the bad smell!!! I will never stay there again!!

1Thank Maireon

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stay at the Chocolate Hostel and Crew House, Fort Lauderdale's nicest apartment style accommodations. We are the best choice to truly appreciate what Florida ,Fort Lauderdale, and Miami has to offer. We will be your little slice of paradise as you explore all of South Florida including South Beach and World famous Fort Lauderdale .Chocolate Five Star Hostel and Crew House is a wonderful place for tourists, travelers, and families. We provide superior large apartment style accommodations at affordable rates. We also cater to the budget minded hostel traveler offering private apartment style dorm rooms.The Chocolate Hostel and Crew House boasts 13 large apartment style suites, Each apartment is fully furnished with all the amenities of home. All of our apartments overlook the pool and the garden and are equipped with:-Central AC-Cable TV (some apartments have 60 Inch TVs)-Full kitchen with all utensils-Separate fully furnished living room-Hot water-Free High Speed wireless internet service and E-net ports-Free local phone calls-Pool and Garden View-Free Parking -Security Cameras -Daily Maid service -24 hour on site Manager These amenities will make your stay at the The Chocolate Hostel and Crew House as reasonable and relaxing as possible. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Chocolate Five Star Hostel and Crew House

Address: 506 SE 16th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Region: United States > Florida > Broward County > Fort Lauderdale
Price Range: $50 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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“Many places to eat within walking distance”
FCalvin, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“dorm 7 is particularly very artistic”
18hansn, 28 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Don't stay here”
stockergy, 15 Dec 2014 | Read review
“kas suites en la esquinas on mas grandes y soledad”
carmen409, 28 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Dorm rooms on first floor are quiet but then again it depends on the guests staying at property. If you don't want to keep eating burgers which are available in all nearby restaurant then carry instant cook food since they have good kitchen in the dorms.”
Swati_Garg_W, 3 Jun 2014 | Read review
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