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Heart of Gold Hostel

1.5 of 5 Hostel   |   Johannisstr. 11, 10117 Berlin, Germany (Mitte)
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Ranked #50 of 316 Specialty Lodging in Berlin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Definitely recommend staying here if visiting Berlin. Good price. Loads of facilities, heart of Berlin Mitte, reasonably priced open all hours bar, large courtyard and great music. Very near a main station @ Frederickstrasse. Free wifi. Single beds, no bunks. Spacious lockers. Free coffee. Plenty free maps and flyers. Nice staff.

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great location for sightseeing and good staff. Dorm rooms were ideal and not too noisy and the bar had a good atmosphere. Only issue was the state of the Wifi, very slow and does not reach dorm rooms.

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Barcelona, Spain
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in the hostel for 4 nights. Very clean and helpful staff. There is a pub in the hostel where you can meet a lot of people from all the world and there is a room for smokers.I sleeped in the big dorm, and there was 20 persons inside the room, this room is connected at another big room... More

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Nyon, Switzerland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 4 nights in this Hostel and I must admit I was not very satisfied. First of all, the general cleanliness is very poor. Toilets are absolutely disgusting and seem to get only a superficial clean once a day. The rooms are also quite drab and the sheets really seem dirty. One could say "Well, for the price you... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bedroom was clean with decent beds and lockers (bring your own padlock). Good bathrooms with very powerful showers! The main selling points have to be the fantastic central location, and the very sociable bar area with good music and cheap drinks! Staff were fun and helpful with a 24 hour reception.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 3 nights in the 'Mega Dorm'. This really is as the name suggests as there was around 20 other people staying in that dorm with us at the time. Everyone is very friendly and the staff speak good English which is fortunate, with a 24H reception. WiFi is free and is in the reception/bar area. You can't however... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even though the lack of wifi in the room was an hindrance the atmosphere at the reception/bar was amazing were people from different countries just sat together and had an amazing time. Room was really big plus the bathrooms were massive and importantly clean.

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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent location, couldn't be more central! Rooms were large and clean with pad-lockable lockers for security, and swipe card room access made the hostel feel very safe. We had booked a private room which made us feel particularly secure. We were staying for a sight seeing/beer drinking trip, and whilst the hostel also catered for those there for the nightclub... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
20 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location of this hostel is very central. The dorm rooms are clean and spacious and the beds comfortable. There is a large bar downstairs and an outdoor seating area which is good for those travelling alone. The one down-side is the temperature of the hostel - we stayed in July and the temperature downstairs in the bar was extremely... More

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3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A few years ago I was in Munich for Oktoberfest, and heard some bad things about the hostel I was about to travel too in Berlin, so the day before I left for Berlin I did a last minute search for a new hostel. I looked up Heart of Gold hostel and the email I sent was replied to straight... More

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Address: Johannisstr. 11, 10117 Berlin, Germany
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Location: Germany > Berlin > Mitte
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Hotel Class:1.5 star — Heart of Gold Hostel 1.5*
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