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The Circle Hostel La Union

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

If you'll be going in San Juan to surf, I highly suggest to stay on this place... The ambiance is so homey. Staff are all friendly and definitely, won't able to leave the place without new friends you meet. Overall, the experience was great and will definitely not just promote but will get back again on this place :)

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After 25 hrs of travel the stuff still made me laugh wenn I arrived. Be prepared, they will fool you :). The atmosphere is wellcomming and people are very helpful. + Where else do you sit, drink and chat with the stuff and join them for surfing? <3 totally recomandable

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Reviewed April 13, 2017

Most affordable accommodation in La Union. There are bunk beds and hammocks. This is not for you if extreme comfort is your priority. I was asked how I tolerated being in the same bunk with strangers. It's not everyday that you do something beyond the daily routine. Traveling is all about breaking the balance. There is a common bath and...

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Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

550/bunk bed + 100 deposit. 50/towel + 100 deposit "There are no strangers" Perfect for 1st time solo traveller. Staffs and everyone are friendly. No canteen inside but walking distance lang sa mga stores and beach.

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Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

If you want an affordable accommodation that is near the famous restaurants in San Juan then stay at The Circle Hostel 😁 Dorm/Shared Room (as of November 2016) - 550 pesos Hammock Style Accomodation (as of November 2016) - 450 pesos You will have to pay 100 pesos for the bed and cover but this is refundable upon checkout.

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Thank Krystia M
Quezon City, Philippines
Reviewed December 31, 2016

We choose this hostel because of the good review, so we stayed here for two days. However if you are the kind of person that cleanliness is important this place is not for you. Sure this is a budget hostel-backpackers place but hey THE management still needs to CLEAN. I rather not to take a shower really its dirty... this...

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4Thank Maria M
Paranaque, Philippines
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

It was a long journey from Buscalan (Apo Whang Od) to La Union and we arrived at the Hostel at 1AM. We were thinking that they're already closed but they are too quick to offer the common area to stay overnight while we wait for our check in time which is the next day at 1PM. We started backpacking the...

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Thank CalixJay
Reviewed October 31, 2016

A friend of mine recommended that we stay in this hostel because it had good reviews and is very affordable. I personally thought that the "You get what you paid for" rule applies here; surprisingly enough I got waaaay more than I was expecting. This Instagram-worthy place had a very cool, accommodating and laid back vibe with a "not so...

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Thank Bruce P
Metro Manila, Philippines
Reviewed June 1, 2016

When I learned that we were staying a hostel, I didn't expect much. But this place surely surpassed my expectations. The beds were okay and adequately clean. There's a privacy curtain and a mosquito net on each bed. The place is well ventilated although I think it would be hot to stay in the dorms during the day. They have...

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Manila, Philippines
Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Didn't have any trouble reserving the beds, the website was very easy to navigate. FD called us a day prior to confirm we are coming, advised us to make sure to arrive early at the terminal as the lines sometimes can be so bad. Upon arrival she welcomed us so warmly (she isn't there anymore though). Come night time, FD...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 and on our walls.Because at the Circle Hostel, there are no strangers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Circle Hostel La Union

Address: Urbiztondo Road, San Juan, Luzon, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Luzon > Ilocos Region > La Union Province > San Juan
Price Range: ₱649 - ₱1,099 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Book ahead. It was packed when we went there considering that it was a regular weekend.”
mishrndn, May 31, 2016 | Read review
“Pay a little bit extra for a bed instead of a hammock.”
233kieranw, May 9, 2016 | Read review
“The rooms are dorm type, so don't be fussy and just enjoy the experience”
MisyelSolano, Nov 6, 2015 | Read review
“They only offer bunk beds or hammocks in dorm type lodgings. The women's dorm is facing the common area. If you don't like the idea of not having doors then this might not be the best place for you.”
laurenm445, May 29, 2015 | Read review
“Always choose the lower bunk bed...Access is easier..”
rpantoni, Dec 1, 2014 | Read review
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