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Benedict Hostel

Dunajewskiego 5, Krakow 31-133, Poland (Stare Miasto)
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Ranked #197 of 302 Specialty lodging in Krakow
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'll start with the 2 positive things about this hostel.. It's location since it is very close to the main square and has a nice park in front.. Also the price is excellent when travelling on a budget. However, the hostel is dark, gloomy and depressing. There are a few 60 year old men knocking around who have taken permanent... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights and were not very impressed. Good points: Location- very close to the main station and next to a carrefour express Bad points: Rooms are dirty There is a weird old man (over 70 years old) who lives there permanently who thinks he owns the place. He walks around telling people to be quiet and... More

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Rijeka, Croatia
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

6 of us stayed in a big dorm room which looked pretty raggedy, but beds were comfortable and it was warm. You can't lock them, but you can lock your stuff in a cabinet. There was some noise during the night, so if you are a light sleeper bring earplugs. Facilities are small and a bit dirty, definitely the biggest... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

At first, the hostel may scare you a little bit, but things may change while you're there. It is unconventional, but it's cheap and has a good atmosphere. I booked one of the big dorms and I had a good experience. The facts that you should now: It's not fancy. Now they changed their name, but when I got there... More

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Budapest, Hungary
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

There's no key, the room is open all the time, includes during the night or when you go out. Anyone can enter the room anytime, there is no security that prevents anyone, no guest, entering the hostel. The rooms are dirty, small and messy. We were hosted for 4 days, no time someone cleared the room and took out the... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
26 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013 via mobile

Booked a twin room under the name 'Pascal Rooms' on booking.com and ended up at this hostel. Wasn't clear on the website that we would actually be staying here, or even in the street where this place was! You have to walk through an unmarked door into a courtyard where the hostel is sign posted, but seeing as we were... More

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Louny, Czech Republic
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

I am not sure about the bad reviews but maybe we are not really hard to sastisfy. The hostel was cheap and we got what we paid for and more. To get breakfast in such a low price was surprising and it is definitely NOT a normal thing for hostel. Showers were clean when we arrived and if they were... More

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Budapest, Hungary
18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

I booked a 3 bed dorm and the 3 bed was bunk beds on each other... It was very annoying cos it was noisy when the other 2 people climbed in their beds. It was very cheap so I shouldn't complain about this. Although the showers were horrible. There was no space to put your clothes. Not even a single... More

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

I went to Krakow with a friend to spend a few days sightseeing and visiting Auschwitz, just for a mini-break. We booked this hostel as it was REALLY cheap, and we were realistic about what we were going to get! The location was very good, it was about a 10-15 minute walk from the train station that we'd arrived at,... More

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2012

The atmosphere was depressing. Dark and dingy and just sucked the happiness out of me! The showers were fairly dirty though not disgusting. The rest of the hostel was clean. Seemed to be a different staff member each day. Most were helpful, one had a BIG attitude problem, or I caught him on a bad day. The kitchen was a... More

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Address: Dunajewskiego 5, Krakow 31-133, Poland
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Location: Poland > Southern Poland > Lesser Poland Province > Krakow > Stare Miasto
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