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STAY WYSE Hostel Start up Guide

Published March 2016

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Research categories: Accommodation, Trade

So what are the things you need to do to become a succesful hostel? How many beds and rooms? How many bathrooms and toilets do you need? The STAY WYSE Hostel Start Up Guide looks at everything from licenses, fire & safety, bed bugs, online advertising, management and much more.

Page count: 39

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