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High Life Hostel

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Starowislna 16 / 4, Krakow 31-032, Poland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

I've spent there 3 nights and the hostel is great. I was in room no.5 with the terrace and I can recommend it! Private bathroom, double bed and big map of the world :D if you are bored on the toilet you can read the interesting facts about toilet paper! :D funny! I can't forget to mention its staff. The... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

I love travelling and I stay very often in hostels all over the world. I must say, this is one of the nicest I ever been. I don't count hostels, but for hostel this one is really worth to stay. Perfect location, one block from the center. The rooms are very clean and the staff couldn't be friendlier and more... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Having just come from Wrocław and staying in dorms, I was really looking forward to having a nice private room in a central area of Krakow. My stay was perfect - free tea & coffee, impeccably clean bathrooms, kitchen and bedroom and really friendly staff. Really good value for money, very central on Starowiślna which takes you to Kazimierz if... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

A Very good hostel! The rooms are clean, simpel but a lot of space and the bathrooms are super clean. We had a private room with shared bathroom and we enjoyed staying in this hostel. The people who are working there are very friendly. I lost my phone in the common area and they sent it back to my homecountry....that... More 

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

It's like homy hotel, cozy atmosphere, cool design, close to city center, friendly staff. It's really nice place. Free coffee, tea, milk and wi-fi! There was small roof garden. Very lovable place!!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014 via mobile

We stayed for one night whilst travelling through Europe. We booked a private room and ensuite bathroom. The prices were excellent and the room was fantastic (remember this is a hostel not a hotel) it was clean and funky! Also we had a private garden terrace which was nice. The staff were nice, their English wasn't fantastic but we didn't... More 

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I really loved my stay at High Life Hostel. It is in a brilliant location – safe and close to the old square. It has great character, with good size bedrooms and quirky decoration. To be honest, it felt far more like a small boutique hotel than a hostel! Everything was modern and clean, including the bathrooms and the kitchen... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Originally planned to stay for 2 night, but stayed for 3 because it was so good! Staff were great and helpful, bathrooms and kitchen were all clean. Great for what we needed, maybe wouldn't recommend for couples but people travelling or friends it's ideal.

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Bologna, Italy
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

The biggest twin room in city centre i've ever lived! 20 euros per night in couple in a clean and comfortable hostel... kitchen with every knife and duties to cook like at home...very clean bathroom and quiet atmosphere...staff is very kind and available for every kind of information ... a really beautiful experience with no hundreds of euros. Thank you!!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

Well located and an absolute bargain for what you get. A fully working kitchen, free wifi, outdoor terraced lounge area, indoor lounge with TV, 24 hour access to the hostel and staff who are always happy to help regardless of the hour. There are a few things to be aware of: If you stay in the main reception area you... More 

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