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Hostel Helvetia

2.0 of 5 Kopernika 36/40 | (entrance on Sewerynow Street), Warsaw 02-924, Poland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Liked: 1) Good location near to Old Town 2) The staffs was very helpful . Breakfast was quite basic but perfectly fine, consisting of cereal and bread as well as tea/coffee. Free wifi. Nice common area. Disliked: 1) I did not like the bathrooms - they are mixed and no doors.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I spent almost 3 weeks here, feeling like home. The main difference was the common room, where I used to spend evenings - sometimes just reading, sometimes talking to people from the whole world, sometimes going out with them and having great fun. If you open for the stories and inspiring people, you may find this place fascinating. If you... More

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Rostov-on-Don, Russia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Hostel Helvetia is The Place to stay in Warsaw. I've stayed at Helvetia 30 nights total, 3 different trips in 2014. It's my home in Warsaw. Strengths: Excellent central location on a quiet side street. The office staff is energetic, professional and pleased to help. Helvetia is sparkling clean and well maintained. Such interesting folks choose Helvetia: The guy riding... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

This hostel was great. The facilities were excellent and the staff were really friendly and helpful. They all spoke fluent English, and did everything they could go help me whenever I asked. The beds are also really comfortable and the rooms were nice.

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Bucharest, Romania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

mateusz is the best, everyone is very nice & they are always willing to help you if you need information regarding... everything. :) we stayed just for one night. the breakfast is okay, if you want you can "update" it.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Stayed for 1 night here in early July while visiting Warsaw. Very clean hostel, girl on the desk was very friendly and helpful and room was nice. Basic breakfast was included (cereal and toast) which was useful. Kitchen was equipped with everything we needed. Would stay here again if visiting Warsaw

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Medellin, Colombia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

This hostel in a walking distance from many most of the city, although it was a litle bit dificult to find it in the begining. Beds and lockers are comfortable. The staff were in the average; I didnt find any special connection with them as heppens in other hostels. I guess it is not a very lively place.....but is a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

The Hostel staff are great, they seem to just be able to recite the busses you'll want for any trips you enquire about. The hostel itself is chilled out, with a decent kitchen and good music. Fridge and freezer. Beds are comfy. It's really nice! I had a bit of an emergency regarding the hospital and Mat was great and... More

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Brezice, Slovenia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We enjoy last weekend in Warsaw and we have a great time & special room in Hostel Helvetia plus ;). Thanks for your hospitality & friendliness ;). The room was very cleaned, the location is OK, near the center of the city. Natalija & Robert

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This was the second time I stayed in the Helvetia Hostel (first time was in 2011). The location is great. Is right on the corner of Nowy Swiat. I booked a bed in 3p female dorm but they made a little mistake with confusing the departure date for the arrival date. Fortunately there was a quick solution and a bed... More

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Address: Kopernika 36/40 | (entrance on Sewerynow Street), Warsaw 02-924, Poland
Location: Poland > Central Poland > Mazovia Province > Warsaw > Śródmieście Północne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Helvetia 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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