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Blue Hostel Krakow

1.5 of 5 Hostel   |   Westerplatte 12/7, Krakow 31-033, Poland (Stare Miasto)
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Ranked #196 of 298 Specialty lodging in Krakow
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We spent there two nights, i consider their room quite decent, I could smell the purity when I entered. So that was quite good, the bed was also comfortable. I think that the best advantage of this hostel is that it is really close to the main square, that was priceless for me. But attention, the breakfast is interesting, you... More

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Ternopil, Ukraine
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Repair works from 8 a.m., poor breakfast, thin walls with good resonanse, unfriendly staff. But: good wi-fi, hot shower, near city centr... Well, I don't recommend you Blue hostel in Krakow, especially with family.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

I stayed at Blue hostel for 3 nights and I think it is a very decent place. I saw a lot of negative reviews but I didn't encounter any of those. The hostel is clean and friendly. Its centrally located. It is a old building but the it has all the amenities. Jerzy (the owner) is very accommodating and was... More

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

I suppose to stay in the hostel with a friend of mine- as a last minute solution (most of the hotels been booked out by the time) however I have never met anyone as rude, incompetent in my entire life. The person who works there- dare to tell us that he can be impolite and rude and there is nothing... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Sorry, this review is really late - had stayed here in early December of 2009. Good location within a stone's throw from the market square, and is relatively close to the Krakow Glowny. Had booked a private room with shared bath but room wasn't yet available upon my check-in so I was housed temporarily in a female dormitory. Easily secured... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

First - it is a really nice location - a few minutes walk from main square. What is typical for this part of town - you need to search a place to park a car by yourself. But as it was weekend, the parking was free of charge. Room and bathroom was clean, beds looked new, the same with bathroom.... More

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Halifax, England, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

Me and my 4 other friends booked a private room for 5 at blue hostel just a few weeks ago. When we arrived we already had in mind some of the bad reviews about service so when the manager was hostile we were not surprised.The room was average, but as i say our expectations were already set really low, we... More

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Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

It was 3 minutes walk from both the kazimir and the main square of Krakow. The place is nothing special, guests are mixed, families and teenagers too. The bathrooms are quite clean. The breakfast doesn't worth to pay for, you may buy for yourself in any shop. With the staff we didn't have much contact. One night someone was singing... More

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Rexburg, Idaho, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

The staff was very rude and not very helpful. It seemed that when we wanted to inquire to stay an extra night, we were a burden to them... I was obviously pregnant at the time and they still had us on the very top floor which was 6 flights of long stairs up. It was fine, but, the hostel was... More

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Darwin, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

As most other reviewers on this page have observed, this hostel makes for a very unpleasant stay mainly because the staff are so damn rude. They really should not be in this business. Firstly the '24 hour' reception is unmanned, and you have to stand there and try the 4 different bells 10 times before the guy stomps downstairs to... More

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Address: Westerplatte 12/7, Krakow 31-033, Poland
Location: Poland > Southern Poland > Lesser Poland Province > Krakow > Stare Miasto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Blue Hostel Krakow 1.5*
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Free Breakfast Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Shuttle Bus service
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Only 4 minutes' walk from the Main Market Square and 6 minutes from Krakow Railway Station, Blue Hostel combines an excellent location with affordable rates.Breakfast is included in the price of your room and Wi-Fi is free. Blue Hostel is open 24/7.You can choose between brightly decorated rooms with private or shared bathrooms. They accommodate 1 to 4 people, so they are suitable for solo travelers, couples, groups of friends or families.Laundry facilities and airport shuttle are also available.All the attractions and entertainment of Krakow's Old Town are within easy walking distance of Blue Hostel. ... more   less 
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