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Heart of Gold Hostel

1.5 of 5 Johannisstr. 11, 10117 Berlin, Germany
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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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Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely DIRE! Utterly joyless staff who make zero effort to make guests feel welcome. Unfriendly to the extent that you ask yourself "What have I done wrong?" Zero atmosphere in the dorms and even in the chill-out area. I had my laptop stolen from a LOCKED LOCKER and they didn't seem at all perturbed or even surprised. My friend had... More

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Pune, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 1 night in the mixed 8 bed dorm but there were only 4 staying. Room was spacious although no doors. Staff was good and helpful. Toilets were clean enough but only 3 toilets shared by 3 dorms. But the best part is the location, many of the sights are in walkable distance, e.g., Hackescer Markt, Neues Synagogue, Berlin... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed for 4 nights in a room for 8 people and we chose it because it is cheap. The first 3 nights we were in a room without a door, only one charger for 8 people and we had 3 common bathrooms with other 3 rooms. The bathrooms were dirty sometimes and the sheets did not have fresh smell.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Is good athmosphere, they have a good bar and the beer is not expensive, the room and the bathroom was cleaned,the location is really good, you can see Almost all city by foot, they also have free coffe and tea. But the WiFi doesnt work

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Hostel was in a really good location. However, the staff was not helpful and not kind with us in the majority of time. We spent a lot of time to try to solve some problems. They also don't provide towels and reading light as they say in the Hostel World profile. The room, the bathroom and the kitchen were... More

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Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located in the centre of Berlin you would not find anything as cheap as this place with good quality! The rooms and bathrooms are clean and staff is friendly. The only downside is the free Wifi it basically doesnt function.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in a 4 person room and everything was fantastically clean. Free coffee is always appreciated, too! Great atmosphere and close location to the subway. Lots of free information and guide books! Wifi was only in the common room and sometimes slow with other people using it.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

A very nice and clean place. It is quite close to two different metro stations (10 minutes away from Friedrichstrasse), which is very handy. Not the best place if you want to have long and peaceful nights (got woken up at 8 o'clock by the next door room) but otherwise a clean hostel with very helpful staff who will go... More

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mathieuld
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I stayed twice at this hostel. The first time (Sept.), I was upgraded to the 5th floor dorm (~12) - it was awesome. The room is clean, has two bathrooms and a useful kitchen. The second time (Oct.), I was in the "Mega Dorm" (ground level), with access to a common kitchen (on the 5th floor). That room seems less... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I like that their bar and sitting area are the same place - encourages people to be more social and chat to strangers. I stayed in the mega dorm which was a little too big for me really but wasn't a problem hugely. Met some awesome people and the staff were always helpful and nice. Overall it's clean, easy to... 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*
Number of rooms: 40
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