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Heart of Gold Hostel

1.5 of 5 Hostel   |   Johannisstr. 11, 10117 Berlin, Germany (Mitte)
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Ranked #58 of 314 Specialty lodging in Berlin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed here with 6 friends as we all really enjoyed our stay at heart of gold!! The bar and social area was brilliant. It was so easy to meet other travelers because you could chill out on the sofas, sit outside in the patio area or play pool. The location was very central and metro stations were all close.... More

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Pavia, Italy
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I slept in the hostel just for one night, to wait for a flight connection at the Tegel airport. The Hostel was relatively easy to reach, I looks more like a local for spending the night than an hostel, therefore the atmosphere was really animated. I slept in the big dorm, it didn't make a big difference since I was... More

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Netanya, Israel
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

i slept in the privet room, its was clean and well organised. i stayed only few days and loved the service and atmosphere the service was great and i will surely come back again. thanks for the hospitality.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the first hostel I've stayed in for several years, but I was very pleased with it. It was clean, relatively quiet, in a good location, and reasonably priced. We stayed in a private dorm with just 2 beds, and we had our own shower and sink which was very handy! The hostel is only a few minutes walk... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Hostel is amazing! Funny staff, life concerts, great atmosphere. In this hostel i met so many people because you only get free wifi in the lobby. I thought this was great! Met more people than in any other hostel before! Negatives: some of the staff only speak english.. So dont expect everyone to understand your german...

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Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Stayed here on a university trip for just under a week. Wonderful hostel with super friendly staff and has everything you need for a comfortable stay in Berlin! The breakfast offered was very good and there was plenty of bathrooms and space in each room. Also cleanliness was of a high standard.

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Hong Kong, China
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8 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

No wifi on the fourth floor. Having to go downstairs and sitting on the sofa of the lobby if you want to use the internet! Small lobby for checking-in and sitting .No kitchen is provided even there is a big area for the bar! Even I lived on the fourth floor, I could clearly listen the voice of the party... More

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112 reviews 112 reviews
23 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This hostel is in a great location, a short walk to museum island and good restaurants. Stayed here with a few of my friends in a mixed dorm. The dorm was brand new with nice furnishings and a beautiful floor to ceiling windows. The bathrooms were the best hostel bathrooms I have ever seen- brand new and heated floors. The... More

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Victoria, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Stayed for the weekend in a mixed room.. There was only one other guy so three of us total. Seemed pretty clean. You pay a 5 euro deposit on the bed linens and another 5 on towels which you get back. Cons: We could hear people hooting and hollering in the early morning and at night. --obviously not controllable The... More

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

The advantage of this hostel is basically the location. Still, the bedroom was for 50 people and 2 bathrooms of 3 showers! Not enough and what I can say, showers without doors just a curtain... The wifi is more than terrible wherease we are in a capital. Breakfast is not included and cost 4euros! you can find something in the... More

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Address: Johannisstr. 11, 10117 Berlin, Germany
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Location: Germany > Berlin > Mitte
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Heart of Gold Hostel 1.5*
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