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Hostel Fundacji Sw Benedykta

ul. Dunajewskiego 5, Krakow 31-133, Poland
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Ranked #191 of 286 Specialty lodging in Krakow
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013
Adam E Bristol, United Kingdom
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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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Budapest, Hungary
1 review
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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31 reviews 31 reviews
27 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 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
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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5 reviews 5 reviews
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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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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 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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Brooklyn, New York
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62 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2012

After getting my bearings at the central railway station, it was easy to find the street the hostel on. However, it was at night so I passed it because the sign is not well lit and it's in the Polish name,not the anglican name that I booked under (Benedict Hostel) and you have through a courtyard first. Climbing up the... More

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Poland
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127 reviews 127 reviews
100 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

Incredibly cheap hostel (5$ for a bed in dorm) in wonderful city of Kraków. Location - perfect. 15 minutes on foot from train/bus station, few steps away from the old town. To me - it was easy to find as it's very well signed. Dorm room - not really big and very basic, but ok. Enough toilets and showers for... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

We booked a double private room at this hostel. The location cannot be better, it's literally steps away from the main market square, which is exactly where you want to be in Krakow. The hostel itself can be hard to find, but at the listed address, you have to enter something of a courtyard, and then another door, then go... More

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Sardinia, Italy
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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2012

good things: Location 5 minuts by walk from the main square), thats all bad things: They will charge for a strange "hostel tax" that actually was not mentioned into the website so be aware that you gonna pay 10% more. They do not provide any towel so they "offer" you to rent ( a kind of mini micro towel) or... More

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Address: ul. Dunajewskiego 5, Krakow 31-133, Poland
Location: Poland > Southern Poland > Lesser Poland Province > Krakow
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Ranked #191 of 286 Specialty lodging in Krakow
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