Pilau Hostel

Address: Rubinshteina St., 38/12, St. Petersburg, North-West Russia, 191002, Russian Federation | 2 star hostel
 
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      TravelPod Member ReviewsPilau Hostel St. Petersburg

      Reviewed by gdarmo

      Cheap and cheerful

      Reviewed Jul 5, 2012
      by (8 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

      The staff were polite and very helpful, the room I was in was basic but comfortable, if a little hot and humid, however street noise could be quite intrusive, but the shower, bathroom and kitchen facilities were very good and well maintained. Don't be put off by the entrance hall to the apartments when you are buzzed into the building, once you get to the apartment upstairs it does get a lot better!

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

      TripAdvisor Reviews Pilau Hostel St. Petersburg

      4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding
       

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