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City Hostel

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Ul. Sw. Krzyza 21, Krakow 31-023, Poland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

My friend and I stayed in this hostel just before Christmas. It was in an ideal location and a safe area with plenty of cheap restaurants within walking distance. Hostel was lovely and clean with comfortable beds and helpful staff. Only downside was the long walk up the stairs to the bedroom but I would highly recommend this hostel.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The best location is difficult to find. Not far from the train and bus station, shopping center and old town. There is a lounge, microwave, shared refrigerator, free instant coffee and tea. Washbasin and toilet in the room, shower on the floor (one for 3 rooms, so it's not a problem). They didn't clean the rooms even once (we stayed... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Stayed here with 26 Polish Venture Scouts for 2 weeks. Rooms were very good and sizable,. Showers in all rooms, and bedding changed regularly for us along with fresh towels. Breakfast is included in the price which i found very tasty, set me up nicely for the day ahead. Very clean and tidy hostel, reception is manned 24 hr so... More 

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Bardzo serdecznie dziękujemy za tak fantastyczną opinię. Mieliśmy ogromną przyjemność, gościć u siebie tak przemiłą grupę. Serdecznie pozdrawiam w imieniu... More 

Loughborough, United Kingdom
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27 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

the location was great, half way between the train station and main square. The room was cool and spacious, with a clean and large bathroom. The only disappointment was breakfast, however it was included in the already bargain nightly price, so we shouldn't complain.

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Good and helpful staff, perfect and diverse breakfast included. I was surprised by the rooms, the seperate shared restroom and our own bathroom with a big comfortable shower. The rooms are very good and spacious and very close to the big square! (thumbs up!)

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London, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

The hostel was very good, the staff were excellent! One of the receptionists was lovely, she was so helpful and gave us advice for best places to eat and to go clubbing which was fantastic. The staff are at the desk 24hrs so let us in after our night out which was great (although we felt a bit guilty!). It... More 

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Seville, Spain
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24 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

I stayed in a 5 bed dorm with an ensuite. The room was large and windowless, with lockers (you need your own padlock). The bathroom was clean but we were only supplied with one roll of toilet paper. You have to leave your key at reception every time you leave, which can be inconvenient when the staff are dealing with... More 

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Lisburn, NI
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

I stayed here on a recommendation and it proved right. The hostel is based in a quiet street not far from the old square and the bus and train station. The room (a double) was clean and functional for a sightseeing holiday & the showers were great with hot water at all times . The breakfast was good value for... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

I stayed at this place for a week.I was in a windowless room which was depressing to say the least.The kitchen isnt do not think you are going to cook here you are not. I asked if I could toast my slice of bread looked at as though I had asked for something unknown. On the face this place sounds... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013 via mobile

Great location just a few minute walk from the main square but on a quiet street. Rooms were clean. Each room has a shower and bathroom. Staff were friendly. Breakfast is included in the price. Selection of breads, cereal, tea, coffee. Great value for money.

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