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Danhostel Aarhus

Marienlundsvej 10, Risskov, Aarhus 8240, Denmark
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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62 reviews 62 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in a family room at the Danhostel for a couple of nights in September. To be honest, we weren't hugely impressed. The location is someway out of town, albeit in a pleasant location on the edge of the park. The beach is a short walk away (ignore the private swimming club - head north on a bike and... More 

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Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
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27 reviews 27 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The hostel has with its unique location won my heart. At the beginning of Riis Park, in the forest lies the buildings that form the hostel. But typical of many low budget places spared the heat, and here in September, it was a bit too cold for me. But I survived without major discomfort. All things considered, is not this... More 

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Bethesda, Wales, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

What a beautiful place to stay , friendly staff , out of this world first class breakfast, comfortable sleeping areas, clean bathroom facilities , lovely cosy kitchen and best of all the outside space is peaceful and relaxing. A small walk through the woods and your by the sea and a 10 minute walk the other way and your in... More 

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Faroe Islands
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

After a long drive up from Germany, we wanted a stop over in Denmark before catching the ferry to the Faroe Islands. My first impression was pleasant surprise, the hostel rooms are set in a lovely location surrounded by woods and set in a secluded enclave with a big garden. The reception and breakfast room are set Ina building with... More 

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Hong Kong
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

Our family stayed in this hostel for 2 nights. It was the 2nd time we stayed in hostel on trip outside our hometown. The first hostel we stayed was in Germany which was well equipped and of reasonable price. Probably due to the high season, hotels in Aarhus were either exceptionally expensive or sold out. We finally picked this hostel... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

My friend and I stayed in Danhostel Aarhus for 2 nights in March 2014. Whilst we found the hostel to be extremely clean and located in a nice woodland there were a number of issues and instances that left us dissatisfied with our experience overall: 1. The Wifi signal in our bedroom (nr. 23) was non-existent - we could only... More 

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Birmingham England
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132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

It's a fantastic location in the woods, walkable to Aarhus centre or get the bus. Only a few hundred meters to the beach (nude bathing available but optional!) - watch for jellyfish if you're swimming further out. The rooms are basic and we had some noise from neighbouring rooms/people outside. However, 4 bed (2 bunks) room economical for a family.... More 

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Stavanger, Norway
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44 reviews 44 reviews
21 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

I stayed in this hostel with my teenagers and one of their friends. The hostel is in a beautiful location and the grounds are very pretty. The staff was very friendly. The room was fairly clean, but the beds were uncomfortable and the room had a very peculiar smell. Also, the hostel is very noisy. The doors to the rooms... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

The Danhostel is situated a bit outside the centre of Aarhus, which is by far compensated by its surroundings: a beautiful green forest, where you can go for nature walks (nearby the sea as well), mountainbiking or sit around the campfire. The building is an old ballroom, it is in this room with high ceilings that you can have breakfast.... More 

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København, Danmark
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

Placed merely 15 minutes walk from the city centre of Århus, still deep in the middle of the forest, with 5 minute walk to the beach, this is location at it's best. Nice clean rooms, for a hostel it's close to luxury to be able to get a 4 bed family room with your own TV and bathroom. We were... More 

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Address: Marienlundsvej 10, Risskov, Aarhus 8240, Denmark
Location: Denmark > Jutland > East Jutland > Aarhus > Risskov
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Number of rooms: 30
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