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The Circle Hostel, La Union

Urbiztondo Road, San Juan, Luzon Philippines
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Room & Suite (3)
Overview
Urbiztondo Road, San Juan, Luzon Philippines See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
Pool
Restaurant
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks Mark for making it possible for me to experience new year in LU. Walked in and no reservations made; almost impossible to be accommodated since it was already new years eve. I thought it's going to be a lonesome new years day but ended...More

Thank Reg S
Reviewed 7 October 2018

It's very barebones. It provides you a decent bed or hammock to sleep. Most of it is self service. One issue is the lack of electricity outlets, they only have them in one area, far from beds. Keep in mind that the hostel is right...More

Thank Christian K
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

The best thing about The Circle Hostel is its affordable price. Good for backpackers, but not for oldies who cannot endure climbing up stairs and double- or triple-deck bunkbeds. No wifi, though understable, because part of the advocacy of the place is meeting new friends...More

Thank PepeLab
Response from Kage G, Social Media at The Circle Hostel, La UnionResponded 3 September 2018

Thanks for your review. To clarify though, we do actually have WiFi available for all guests. But we do encourage people to get off their phones and enjoy the moment and live in the now.

Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

I can’t believe how many friends I made when my best friend and I stayed here. This is an amazing place if you are a spontaneous back packer who wish to meet people and make friends! It is uncomfortable to sleep but we didn’t actually...More

Thank CMV0909
Response from Kage G, Social Media at The Circle Hostel, La UnionResponded 19 July 2018

Thanks for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your time at the hostel.

Reviewed 30 May 2018

My friends and I were generally okay with the place. What we loved most was the openness of the other guests at the hostel and interaction with people outside our circle. Timely, there was even a free Fire show! :) What we were disappointed in...More

Thank Carla_Michaela
Response from Kage G, Social Media Team at The Circle Hostel, La UnionResponded 31 May 2018

Hi Carla, Thanks for your feedback, esp regarding your concern over the PWD discount. We have cascaded all of this to the Head Office. - The Social Media Team

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About
Description
The Circle Hostel is a chain of budget friendly eco-hostels in the Philippines. We want to be a sanctuary for the artsy and the adventurous where people can express themselves freely among each other More and on our walls. Because at the Circle Hostel, there are no strangers. Our bunk-houses are all fan-cooled and in dormitory style. You can opt between an all-female dorm or the co-ed one. Or go for an ergonomic hammock with a built-in mosquito netting. Our bathrooms have hot/cold showers and out toilets have bidets. Not too shabby for a hostel! ;) Breakfast is a simple meal of fresh bread, spreads and bananas. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$15 - US$18 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Philippines > Luzon > Ilocos Region > La Union Province > San Juan
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$15 - US$18 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Philippines > Luzon > Ilocos Region > La Union Province > San Juan
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Traveler (65)
Pool & Beach (3)
Room & Suite (3)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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Questions & Answers
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Pauline S
25 January 2018|
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Response from KageG1 | Property representative |
Hi! We are fully booked at the La Union hostel.
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Vera Q
1 October 2017|
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Response from Aimee May C | Reviewed this property |
yes you may i guess. they only have bunk beds and hammocks by the way =)
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Room Tips
"Avoid the beds facing the bars"
U9993IGchristiank
7 Oct 2018
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"Wifi is only in the common room area; sleeping quarters have no wifi"
Carla_Michaela
29 May 2018
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"Book online, it's cheaper than booking at the hostel"
joannay964
28 Sep 2017
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"Book ahead. It was packed when we went there considering that it was a regular weekend."
mishrndn
31 May 2016
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