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Benedict Hostel

Dunajewskiego 5, Krakow 31-133, Poland (Stare Miasto)
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Ranked #197 of 304 Specialty Lodging in Krakow
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Firstly, disregard most of these reviews as they are rather extreme even though I can see where they come from. Upon arrival, I was terrified due to the messy courtyard, which is used by several buildings. The stairs up are all broken too so this place is not one to judge by the cover, especially if you arrive at 1... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is so damned cheap and I loved it. The staff were nice and breakfast although average, was free. 3 problems: washing machine wasn't the best, sometimes during the day staff didn't speak English, and some selfish old man staying there was being a moron. If you are reading this and are from the hostel, you should seriously kick... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok if you can stay elsewhere then do. The worst thing about the place is the weird old men that live here permanently! We had two in our room and they made our stay incredibly uncomfortable. One has lots of boxes of his stuff taking up most of the already small amout of floor space. He was incredibly rude. He... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

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
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

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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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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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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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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Address: Dunajewskiego 5, Krakow 31-133, Poland
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Location: Poland > Southern Poland > Lesser Poland Province > Krakow > Stare Miasto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 12
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