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Bergen YMCA Hostel

Nedre Korskirkeallmenningen 4, Bergen N-5017, Norway (Vågen)
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a really good hostel for the price and location! We didn't realise until the next day how in the centre of Bergen we really were! Extremely pleased, especially if you want to go out at night and don't want to walk too far to the bars! (as we found out since it rained the first day we arrived!)... More

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Oslo, Norway
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every time I visit Bergen I choose to sleep at this great hostel. It has everything a backpacker could want: good prices, friendly staff, amazing location, cozy common area and clean rooms. It is just perfect!

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

The rooms are pretty tiny, and the front desk is only open from 8:30-3:30 or something like that, so you have to let yourself in via a key in the lockbox if you check in at any other time. Also, I checked out before 8:30am so I never saw the front desk. I also had a weirdo try and pick... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

I was in a 6 person dorm. The room was miniscule - there was barely enough room for everyone's luggage. I liked the en suite bathroom which was very clean. Although the kitchenette was convenient, the others staying in my room ignored the "Do not make full meals in the room" sign and were frying chicken wings when I arrived.... More

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Galway, Ireland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Location WAS perfect, in the centre of it all! But what was even better was the price and facilities. Bergen IS quite expensive, but here you can get a good quality rest and cook up a storm in the kitchen ( I loved the kitchen! ). Great stay.. Helpful and well-informed staff, good facilities and a heartbeat away from everything.... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Its all so expensive here :) So it was really nice surprice to find such a lovely, clean and nice płace to stay for this amout of money.I stayed in Dorn and Its Been really nice. I do recommend !!! And city is really prettytoo :)

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New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Location can't be better. Appreciated the safe arrangements for my late arrival (as reception closes kinda early, not 24hr for sure). You need your programmed card to enter everything, the lounge, floors etc. i paid for a dorm but was placed in a 6-person room. Room-mates were nice.

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Krakow
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Pros: - perfect location, close to city center and most of city attractions, - reasonable prices (as for Norway). - good atmosphere Con: - not so clean in shared spaces (kitchen and showers) Strongly recommended for backpackers.

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Harstad, Norway
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

I went to Bergen the first time in summer for taking part in Bergenfest and was looking for somewhere to stay which was near to the festival at Bergenhus Festning. Bergen YMCA hostel was indeed the best choice, not only the location, value for money, but also cleanliness. I stayed in the dorm and got the bed near the toilet.... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

As part of a Scout excursion to Norway following a Jamboree in Stavanger, we traveled to Bergen, and chose to stay at this hostel. As soon as departing the High Speed Ferry that brought us to Bergen from Stavanger, our group set off toward the hostel. I was dreading the walk, as I was carrying a 17 kg rucksack on... More

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Additional Information about Bergen YMCA Hostel

Also Known As:
Bergen Ymca Hotel
Bergen Ymca Hotel Bergen
Address: Nedre Korskirkeallmenningen 4, Bergen N-5017, Norway
Location: Norway > Western Norway > Hordaland > Bergen > Vågen
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 24 Specialty lodging in Bergen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Bergen YMCA Hostel has a superb location in the city center, minutes from the main attractions! The rooms are bright and spacious, with en-suite facilities and kitchenettes. We offer single, double, 4 and 6 bedded rooms. Budget dorms are available during summer. Other facilities: Internet Cafe, WiFi, TV lounge and common rooms, guest kitchen and a roof terrace with incredible views over the harbour! We are open all year. We look forward to welcoming you! ... more   less 
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