We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cracow Hostel

Certificate of Excellence
Main Market Square 18 | 31-008 Cracow, Krakow 31-008, Poland
Hotel amenities
Cracow Hostel
Best prices for -
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Ranked #23 of 317 Specialty Lodging in Krakow
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
megawati278
Write a Review

100 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    63
    22
    13
    2
    0
See reviews for
2
13
20
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    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
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (12)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (100)
  • Mar-May only
    (24)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (26)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (21)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (29)
All months
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The breakfast is very good. The heat works. The rooms are nice and clean. Location is perfect, in the market square. Cracow is the place people go to go out, get drunk and then get more drunk. I get it. Not all people, though. I went there for the history, specifically, the history of my family, which is not a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Dundee, United Kingdom
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
17 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

This was a lovely hostel right in the main square of Krakow. Despite its central location, there was little to no noise from the street at night, so got a pleasant sleep. The hostel had a good vibe - not too busy with lots of people partying but with enough travellers for you to meet people and head into town... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Trebisov, Slovakia
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Cracow Hostel is just amazing - the location, interior, spirit and people, everything fits. Location doesn't get any better.Staff is friendly and lovely (as Polish girls come :P ) and the price is also fair, no problem there. On my second stay there I did not even look for other hostels, just hoped they will have a free bed :)

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Right in the middle of the old town square, perfect location, friendly staff and nice clean rooms for a cheap price. Breakfast was included and the kitchen was very nice Reception desk organised all tours, it was all very cheap and easy to see the best of Krakow. Would absolutely come back again as solo or with a group.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 via mobile

I ve been in Cracow 2 time and I chose this hostel because is simply wonderful and very cool.. the location is perfect: the heart of the old town, in the main market square ! What else? All is perfect There isn't the lift but for me is not a problem!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

I have had groups stay in other hostels in Krakow over the years, but when we walked into this one, it was obviously the best choice ever! The view of the square is unmatched and the staff is exceptional. I have now used this hostel 4 times over the past few years and it is always welcoming. As long as... More 

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

I did an Eurotrip, so I stayed in a lot of hostels and this was by far the best ! Great services, great personnel. The hostel itself is nicely decorated. The rooms were great. There is not a single aspect that I can think that was not good. But the best thing of all was hospitality and friendship that lives... More 

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes
Istanbul, Turkey
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
15 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Cracow Hostel is the best place to stay in Cracow, just in the centre of everything. Perfect location, perfect rooms, perfect staff. Do not think of anywhere else. If you do not want to climb stairs, you can ask for a room at the ground floor, then the wc and shower is all yours.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes
Stavanger, Norway
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Excellent location, in front of the main square. Reception staff friendly and they provided all the information that we ask about the city in general. Rooms are very small and it was not clean every day, but the bathrooms were clean all day long. Breakfast was included but there were few options of food. Wifi only worked in the first... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
20 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Ever dreamed of waking up to the sound of horse carts pitter-pattering outside the window and having a view from your dorm bed? Then you have to stay at Cracow hostel. It was awesome! The hostel is literally on the main square! The hostel itself was quiet as long as you are not staying on the top floor (where the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

29 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (16)
Viewed
Room/suite (3)
Viewed
View from room (6)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Other (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (13)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Other (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay

Amenities

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question