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A & O Hotel & Hostel Friedrichshain

2.5 of 5 Hostel   |   Boxhagener Strasse 73, 10245 Berlin, Germany
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Ranked #151 of 316 Specialty Lodging in Berlin
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Lisburn
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the hotel part of the complex for a boys trip to Berlin. The rooms were clean and functional. They weren't huge but were very reasonably priced. There were lots of places to eat morning & night on the way to the train station so we didn't have breakfast in the hotel. Plenty of bakeries, cafes, bars and... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hostel has everything you could need when travelling - big dorms, innumerous showers, clean bathrooms. It's quite big though and doesn't really have the backpacker vibe as there's big groups staying there all the time. But all in all, it's a very good hostel.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy to reach from Ostkreuz station. I stayed in a private room. Everything in the hostel is clean and breakfast is cheap and very good. There is a common place with a bar where you can sit and relax during the day. In the evening there are too many big youth groups (school, sport clubs etc). I also read it... More

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Trondheim
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Slow staff, checking in took 15-20 min per person, while one staff member goes around shouting at tired travellers. We got a room in the 4th floor, and there were no elevators avalible. To get to our room we had to walk 96 steps! No air-condition, bad matrasses, we had to carry our sheets up the stairs and put it... More

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Paris, France
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

I stayed one night at this hostel and had a pleasant experience. It is located not too far from Ostenbhanhof station and the walk to the hostel brings you past many restaurants, cafes and mini-marts selling good food. I shared the room with 8 others and the room was quite clean and had lockers in it for everyone, and also... More

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Windsor and Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

The cheapest and cleanest hostel I have ever stayed in - nothing negative could be found at all. Close to city centre, large if not massive double room, clean, warm and nicely decorated, private bathroom - for 25 EUR a night? Perfect! It doesn't even feel like a hostel at all. Stay here!

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

The hostel itself is OK...good location and good breakfast...i am traveling a lot and i have never met so unpolite and rude staff as here. There were simple requests and questions which employees should help the guest but never happened in A&O Fridrichstein! If you expect friendly and helpfull staff please do not come here because you will not found... More

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Oslo, Norway
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

At first the price appeared to me a little too high for a hostel, but everything fell in place when I saw the room. It was actually a very good hotel room, perfectly clean and quite big for two people. The mirror had a source of light right above it (girls can understand how important it is), and the bathroom... More

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Nuremberg, Germany
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

My family and I (4 people) stay there for 3 days and 2 Night. We made a reservation for 4 people with bathroom inside online. We arrived in Berlin at one of the airport and it is really easy to go to the hotel from that using S-bahn. The location is actually ok but the way from the S-bahn/U-Bahn station... More

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
27 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

We spent a night here in January before getting a flight home. The location is excellent - a few stops down the S-Bahn from the Hauptbahnhof. It is very well placed for nightlife too with many restaurants and bars in the vicinity. We opted to take single rooms rather than dorms, so I couldn't comment on the quality of those... More

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Address: Boxhagener Strasse 73, 10245 Berlin, Germany
Location: Germany > Berlin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — A & O Hotel & Hostel Friedrichshain 2.5*
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