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Arpacay Backpackers Hostel Prague

Nerudova 223/40 | Prague 1, Prague 118 00, Czech Republic (Praha 1)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hostel was very quiet and although it was clean and very nicely located, I found it extremely difficult to meet friends here because the age group was so varied and the common area was always empty. However for those people who are just looking for a nice hostel that's quiet and near everything I would definitely recommend staying here.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Near to the Castle and a short walk from the old town, super comfortable beds, clean and spacious bathrooms and bedrooms! Breakfast is amazing, not for free but affordable (really cheap, actually). The only con is that you can't use the kitchen to make lunch, but as Prague is a cheap city, you can find affordable restaurants around. The kitchen... More

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Jackson, Mississippi
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First and foremost, this hostel is in an amazing location. If you have ever wanted to sleep under a castle, now is your chance. But beware, castles are built on hills for a reason. To get to this hostel, you will have to walk up a hill for about 1/4 of a mile. It's really not that big of a... More

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Cebu City, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here thru a recommendatio from a friend, and we're glad we did. The hostel is very clean and well-maintained. The staff is friendly and helpful. Room rates are very reasonable. Buffet breakfast (which you get for a fee of 7kr) was also delicious and very filling. It is also quite close to Charles Bridge and very near the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our stay here began well. We arrived in the early hours of the morning due to train delays and had no hassles checking in late. We had booked a 4bed mixed dorm, and when we got to our room our beds were up a ladder in an attic joined with another dorm below us. This caused us no issues. It... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We stayed here for just one night but during our trip was one of the best Hostels, the staff is really friendly it's on a hill but really close to Charles Bridge so it worth it. Rooms are really nice and you get a balcony, bathrooms were really clean as well. On the same street you have several restaurants and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Everything is great with its location there, just few steps to the Castle and reachable within 10-15min walk to the center! You will have a locker right under your bunk bed and a quite big lock. I didn't have any bad experience there. Love the shower room and free use of shower gel and shampoo :D

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Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

The hostel is close to all the touristic places such as the Charles' Bridge and the castle. Rooms were clean and the staff was very helpful. You can get a basic, all-you-can-eat breakfast for 3 euro. There are lots of pubs and restaurants nearby. The place is safe and you can get rest very well since there is not too... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Beautiful hostel, large and clean room, tasty breakfast (limited but good options, 3 euros), clean bathroom, free WiFi (working perfectly at 3rd floor). Excellent location: 5 minutes from the Castle, Starbucks, the Gingerbread Museum, 10 minutes from Charles' Bridge, 20 minutes from Petrin tower & Strahov Monastery). I've spent 3 nights here and would gladly return. Great value for money!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

My camera was robbed on the same day as other people who got their camera and laptop stolen. I am most frustrated about how the robbers could just walked in and out of the room so casually and effortlessly. It was a 12 -bed dorm room style and without knowing everyone who's staying there, you can't even tell when a... More

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arpacay, Owner at Arpacay Backpackers Hostel Prague, responded to this review

Dear Heather, first of all I´m very very sorry what´s happend at my place. Security of our guests is our priority and we do our best to secure their stay as much as possible. Reception is open 24H a day, the main door are secured by electronic code system and each dormitory by key and each guest is asked for... More

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Address: Nerudova 223/40 | Prague 1, Prague 118 00, Czech Republic
Location: Czech Republic > Bohemia > Prague > Praha 1
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Located in the picturesque Nerudova street right below Prague Castle.Sleep in a unique historical building from the 16th century and enjoy an amazing view over the Lesser Town from your bedroom window. Start your day with our buffet-style breakfast or make your own home-cooked meal in our fully equipped self-catering kitchen during the day. Chill out in our cosy stylish lounge, have a cold beer on the courtyard balcony or just relax from the tourist crowds on our comfy couches in a common room where you will meet a lot of travellers at any time during the day or night. A charming restaurant Valoria is located in the same building as our hostel. You can enjoy some great food in their cellar restaurant, or on their fantastic rooftop garden with a panoramic view over the whole of Prague.At the hostel you can find also a large LCD TV with international channels and a DVD player with a wide range of DVDs. You will be able to make your next travel plans thanks to our Wi-Fi and 3 computers with free internet. Our reception desk is open 24 hours a day and we store your luggage any time you need.AccommodationThe hostel offers a variety of rooms from a deluxe private twin/triple room to large dormitories. All dorms are equipped with personal lockers and wooden beds with comfy mattresses and big pillows. 2 Small 4bed attic dorms offer the best view towards the Old Town and Prague Castle but be ready to climb 4 flights of stairs! 2 Female only dorms with wooden ceilings are specially designed for women-travellers. The dorms share 2 toilets and 2 showers equipped with a hair dryer. The bright and spacious 12bed dorm has a stunning view, an originally painted wooden ceiling, and is probably our nicest room in general.The large 16bed dorm with private bathroom is a great deal for travellers on a budget. At 56 square meters, it is large enough to be comfortable and the beds are situated in 3 distinct rooms that offer sufficient levels of privacy. LocationArpacay Backpackers Hostel is situated in one of the most picturesque streets of the city that leads up to Prague Castle (120 m), and is part of the so-called Royal Road. It is within walking distance of all the major attractions, such as the Old Town Square and the well-known Charles bridge (just a 10 minutes walk). In the Lesser Town you can also find the Kafka Museum, the John Lennon Wall, the baroque St. Nicolas Church and Church of Our Lady Victorious. You are just few steps from Petrin Hill, a wonderfully peaceful park with a 60 metres high Observation Tower offering a magnificent panorama of Prague. You will be surrounded by plenty of czech pubs, jazz clubs and Valoria restaurant is right underneath our hostel. The hostel is only a 15 minutes walk from the famous music club Karlovy Lazne. Mini-market is conveniently situated across the street and is open daily 6 a.M - 23 p.M. ... more   less 
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