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Hostel Marabou

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Konevova 55, Prague, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Brisbane, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I had a pleasant stay at Hostel Maribou. There were some great pluses, and a few minuses but overall the hostel was fine. The hostel is in a great location, really easy to get to old Prague by tram and and bus, and is around a 30 minute walk if you're feeling up to the exercise. Getting to the hostel... More

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Valencia, Spain
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70 reviews 70 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hostel was okay. Good location and easy to get to. No AC which can be difficult during nights. The staff was very helpful and knowledgable about local information which was great. Also very cheap beer!!!! Beds were okay...

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Upon arrival after midnight, we were greeted by a friendly staff. The interior were pretty unique and funky. Not the cleanest place you would come across but what to complain for the amazing price? The 16 bed sharing room is really huge. Don't go for this type if you are a light sleeper. You will get disturbed like all the... More

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Bremen, Germany
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013 via mobile

Thank god this was just the last night of our trip. The hostel looks really nice on the website and on the photos... In reality it is not. The idea itself is really nice but there needs to be done more than a lot to make it happen. The lounge room in the basement is terrible. It is so humid... More

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8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

After arriving at the hostel we were welcomed by a friendly greeting and gave us some great ideas of where to go and how to get DT. We stayted there for 4 nights mainly becuse the price was unbeatable! I regret staying in a bedroom with 16 people though becuase one guy literally snored alll night every night so i... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

During our Interrail tour, we booked a double room in this hostel. On arrival, we got upgraded to an ensuite room. Didn't have a free beer though. The room was clean, even though the toilet paper in the bathroom had some traces of dubtful colour. Apart from that, the room is very quiet and big. The hostel has a pub,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

Me and a friend stayed for four nights at hostel marabou and had very few complaints. Not a place for families (bunk beds are the order of the day) but very friendly and chilled. All the rooms were clean, there were plenty of bathrooms/showers and the reception staff were very helpful (I think the guy was called Erwin?). Also, the... More

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11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

This hostel is not really in the centre, it took about 20-25 minutes to walk to the centre. There is a bus stop right outside the hostel though. It had a really nice atmosphere, was clean and the staff were friendly. It was pretty expensive for what it was too. This is a lively hostel and full of party people,... More

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Newport, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

We really enjoyed our stay in this hostel! It was clean, provided breakfast and had a games room. The facilities provided were excellent, so we could watch our budget and just eat in, and there are plenty of convenience stores nearby! It's a bit of a walk from all the tourist attractions, but once we found some shortcuts, it was... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013 via mobile

After one night stay, we found a condom next to our bed with hair and dust everywhere. The place smells of dust, you can't play pool properly as the table is too close to two walls. After confronting the staff about the condom and hair, they proceeded to say we placed the condom there. We are two straight girls, so... More

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Address: Konevova 55, Prague, Czech Republic
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Location: Czech Republic > Bohemia > Prague
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Marabou 2*
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