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Elephant on the Moon Hostel

Biale Wzgorze 8, Krakow 30-203, Poland (Półwsie Zwierzynieckie)
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Ranked #9 of 298 Specialty lodging in Krakow
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love this hostel. Aga (the owner) was really friendly and helpful with any of our queries regarding the city or Poland in general. Pros: Quiet place. No late night partying to wake me up from my slumber. Friendly host. Clean rooms (and bathroom). Good kitchen facilities. Cons: The location is a little awkward. There is a tram stop about... More

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Margate
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We had an enjoyable 2 night-stay at this lovely hostel. Aga, the owner, was very friendly and helpful (and had answered promptly all my numerous email queries before we got there). I chose this hostel because it was within walking distance (25 mins via the river walk, but we are good walkers) of the historical centre and because we were... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 via mobile

We only stayed here for 2 nights on our trip around Europe in 2011 but it was by far our favourite hostel of the whole trip. The lady who owns/runs it was warm, friendly and extremely helpful. The breakfast was amazing and we even got a doggy bag to take away with us on our very early morning leaving the... More

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Le Sentier, Switzerland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

One could not ask for a better hostel. It is conveniently located, clean and cozy, and best of all, has a caring and extremely knowledgeable hostess, Aga, who is an expert about "all things Krakow." Loved my visit and will never stay anywhere else in Krakow if rooms are available.

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Spent three nights in this great wee place and I don't think we could have asked for more. Aga was as helpful as anything and from the minute we set through the door couldn't do enough for us. From helping us plan all our trips, checking the weather and tram times I don't think it could have been much better.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

spent four nights in this wonderful hostel. Aga is a lovely host and immediately makes you feel at home. It is just far enough away from the city centre to give the sense of a peaceful retreat but within walking distance of all there is to see. would highly recommend a stay here, Thanks Aga

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Delightful, knowledgeable and helpful hostess with immaculate conveniently located hostel. Aga may well be the font of all Krakow knowledge! Booked our Auschwitz trip with her and used her guidance to explore this incredible city. Enjoyed the generous breakfast and interesting conversation with the other guests and Aga of a morning. We moved on to stay in another part of... More

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Coleraine, United Kingdom
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

We recently stayed during the Easter break in April with Aga. As we were travelling with our eight year old daughter we felt it was important to be out of the main city centre area to ensure a decent nights sleep. We stayed 4nights in total. The hostel is more like a B&B, the breakfast consisted of cereal, bread, meats... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Just back from a 4 night stay here and both myself and my friend I was travelling with were thoroughly impressed. Aga is extremely helpful, very nice and funny, too. She helped us plan our days there and provided us with a great breakfast each morning (cereal, bread, jam etc - you were free to cook for yourself also). She... More

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Uppsala, Sweden
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

We stayed in Krakow in Feb. 2014 on a trip through Poland. This hostel was a GREAT experience. Aga emailed us ahead of time and told us about the weather and how to find the hostel. The location was a little out of the city centre, but was at the end of three tram lines. The trams in Krakow worked... More

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Address: Biale Wzgorze 8, Krakow 30-203, Poland
Location: Poland > Southern Poland > Lesser Poland Province > Krakow > Półwsie Zwierzynieckie
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