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Sleepy Lion Hostel, Youth Hotel & Apartments

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Jacobstr. 1, 04109 Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Berlin, Germany
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52 reviews 52 reviews
4 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is located on the main station road, quiet at night and busy with trams connecting you to other parts of Leipzig easily. The staff is very friendly and gives all relevant explanations. The beds are comfy, double-deckers, showers are basic and you'd need your gel and shampoo. I stayed in a 4-person room, the place is very clean... More 

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Lodz, Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good location - in a city center, near train station. The building is renewed, very nice. Big room with table and bathroom. Good Wi-Fi. Nice Staff. Only the fridge in a kitchen was very small and somebody stole my sausage!!! And the city very boring.

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The Hague
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We have stayed here for three nights. We had the top floor apartment which was very spacious and clean! The location is perfect and the beds are comfy. Parking in the neighborhood was no problem. We can definitely recommend this great place!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We stayed in this place for one night. We had not booked a room, but they still had room for two girls from Finland. It had been a very hot for few days and since the sun was shining to the room's two windows all day long it was really hot in the room. Also the small bathroom you shared... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Sleepy lion is in a great location very near the train station and pretty much in the city centre. The rooms are very clean and prices are good. The staff are also pretty friendly. On the downside there was not much of an atmosphere there. Everyone kept themselves to themselves and not much happened after 8pm. One other problem I... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

The hostel is lovely. It's very clean, modern and comfortable. However my only issue was the noise. The hostel is very large with the rooms all very close together. The noise travels through the windows and I was woken up at about 8am because there were fellow residents with music playing at full volume, singing, chanting and laughing. This wasn't... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Well located. Free wifi in all instalations. Average breakfast (just ham, cheese and bread). Excelente service! Very helpful people. I went with my family and a lot of school kids were stayimg in the hostel. We thought that it was going to be noise but it wasn't. We had a very good night to continue our trip to Berlin

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Ottawa, Canada
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

This is a hostel but hotel also, a concept i like very much as it has the qualities of both. The dormitory is large, with its own bathroom. The wifi is excellent in the lobby. Only shortcoming: the kitchen is really a kitchen corner: just microwave, boiler and fridge. This is much better than nothing, but basic.

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Bielefeld
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

After a few years I came back to the Sleepy Lion Hostel and It seems even nicer than before. Sweet paintings on the floors, female dorms are available now and the backyard became quite green. It will be always my first choice when I´m in Leipzig again.

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Barcelona, Spain
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014 via mobile

I only stayed in this hostel one night but it was such a nice hostel i widh i was staying longer. The view of Leipzig from my room was beautiful. The beds were comfortable and bathrooms very clean. There was a nice group of travellers here not just young party animals which was refreshing. There is good wi-fi throughout the... More 

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