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The Secret Garden Hostel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   ul. Skawinska 7, Krakow 31 066, Poland (Stare Miasto)
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Ranked #31 of 236 hotels in Krakow
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at the Secret Garden Hostel as part of a trip around Europe. We stayed here between 23rd and 25th June 2014. When we arrived we buzzed through 2 secure doors into the colourful reception. A lovely lady who spoke very good English informed us that our room was being upgraded. We ended up getting a fantastic room for... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed a the apartment at Krakowsa street, two blocks from the hostel. Arriving late at night was no problem, they have a 24 hour reception. A couple of weeks before you arrive they offer you transportation from the airport to the hotel. We can definitely recommend this, because the hotel is not downtown but in the Jewish quarter and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Would like to say thank you to the staff at the hostel who couldn't have been more helpful and friendly, was giving a apartment which we couldn't fault . Was very clean and the breakfast catered for all our needs , would give the hostel and staff 10/10 , loved Poland and can honestly say best holiday we have had... More

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Warsaw, Poland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've stayed in the apartment that belongs to the hostel. The street was quiet so we could relax peacefully. The apartment was just next to the river. Very clean, bedding, towels, hair dryer, coffee machine, tea, coffee, sugar, iron, tv, wifi - all included. Staff at the reception was really nice and helpful. We could also leave the luggage when... More

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I absolutely loved this place. I stayed in this place twice actually on the same trip. I stayed in the Studio Apartment on Krakowska 36 Street with my girlfriend for 2 nights and I stayed in the Apartment on Jozefa Street for one night, so my review is based on these 2 places. You have to go to the main... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Stayed in this lovely hostel for 4 nights. The staff were friendly and helpful. The room was really nicely decorated and very clean. Breakfast was good and when we had to leave early for the airport they made sure we could have breakfast beforehand. The hostel itself is really close to the lively Jewish quarter, with many bars and restaurant... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Can't praise this place enough. We stayed 3 nights in the cool and quirky loft room and had such a great stay. Welcoming and helpful staff, reliable wi-fi, overall cleanliness, a little outside terrace and a convenient location near the Old Town and the Jewish Quarter. The kitchen/dining area is lacking cutlery and dishes, with breakfast served on disposable utensils... More

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Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We stayed in the private apartment (the larger one). It was VERY nice. Quiet, functional kitchen, very clean and has a washing machine. If you don't want to share a room or aren't up for the typical hostel scene but still want something economical, this is a great choice. They let us check-in early (since the apartment was ready) which... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

We are an American family of 5 living near Warsaw, and when we had family visiting from the US, we all wanted to visit Krakow for a long weekend. Our children are 5, 3, and 1, so obviously this is important to have a good place that is very friendly for children. We had a wonderful stay. The staff were... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

I spent three days with my boyfriend at the Secret Garden hostel, at the studio in Krakowaska street. Such an good choice! The staff is always kind and they organized the transfer shuttle from the airport (at 1 am) and also the visit to auschwitz and birkenau. The studio apartment was great.. just 200 mt from the main hostel and... More

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Address: ul. Skawinska 7, Krakow 31 066, Poland
Location: Poland > Southern Poland > Lesser Poland Province > Krakow > Stare Miasto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Secret Garden Hostel 3*
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access
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#5 Best Value Hotel in Krakow #22 Romantic Hotel in Krakow #40 Family Hotel in Krakow
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