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Colors Hostel

Veres Palne utca 14, Budapest 1053, Hungary
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Travnik, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The location is the first thing that's it's great about this hostel. The staff is VERY helpful and friendly, the breakfast was also good, nothing too much but enough to eat something before you leave the hostel and start exploring the city and it's free. Cleanliness was also ok, the toilet and the bathroom were always clean enough. There's just... More

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Galway, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here one night after spending 3 nights in a different hostel nearby. We picked this hostel because it was close to the first one. It's location is great and the price is very fair but I would not stay here more than a couple of nights. We stayed in a 6 bed dorm and the room was clean... More

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Milan, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The location is the great thing about this hostel. It is really close to the white bridge and near to the main attractions in the city. It is very cheap, so if you are travelling with little money it is convenient, but if you want to spend some more and be comfortable i'd recommend you to go somewhere else. In... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I was staying in 8 persons dorm in the hostel. The atmosphere was very friendly and homelike, staff always helpful. For the price we've paid I haven't high expectations, the location was the main reason why we've chosen Colors. It turned out to be a great choice - everything was close by. I wish they had some more things to... More

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Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

The location is really great, just a few steps from the main shopping street (Vaci street). I stayed there 3 nights, and the staff was really nice, they helped me a lot to find local places. The price was extremaly cheap for this good located place.

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

This hostel is incredibly tiny. I felt like it could've been cleaner. The staff left something to be desired. The directions on their website are absolutely horrid. Good luck finding it. They advertise a 24 hour reception, but that is untrue. We were trying to check out at 5:00 to catch a train and no one was there. We waited... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

For the price, we weren't expecting much. In that sense, the hostel exceeded our expectations. Location was excellent -everything was within walking distance. We managed to get a room to ourselves, because we had a party of 6. We had fresh linen, and the rooms were clean enough. However, we didn't have a private toilet, and there sometimes was a... More

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

The two most advantages of this hostel are price per night (in our case 7 Eur) and location in the center. We spend one night during winter and occupied one room (8 people) - it is typical hostel room with bunk beds, lockers, table. We got clean bedclothes, also bathroom looked clean, Stuff on reception was not very kind (one... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

The only positive point is the location, cause it is near everything. But the place is extremely simple, staff is not sympathetic, not confortble at all, one of the worst hostel breakfast in my long experience.

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Girona, Spain
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

I stay in this hostel during 5 nights whit some friends. The rooms are very dirty, the staff not friendly and the beds uncomfortable, but the worst is that in the beds there are lice!!! The only good is the situation and the price.

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Address: Veres Palne utca 14, Budapest 1053, Hungary
Location: Hungary > Central Hungary > Budapest
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What a hostel should be! Simple AND affordable. Colors Budapest Hostel brings back affordable accommodation, an amazing city and a cozy, friendly atmosphere. We are located in the best part of town, walking distance from ALL the major must see attractions in Budapest, including the River Danube, Vaci Street, Parliament and all the best restaurants and bars. Also plenty of cheap supermarkets and non-stop shops if you'd prefer to cook up dinner in our fully equipped kitchen.On a budget? No problem, we include a FREE breakfast (3 types of cereal, bread (toast), butter, jam (3 flavors), coffee, milk, and tea), FREE wifi and plenty of great deals on walking tours, pub crawls and even caving under the famous Buda Hills. We also have FREE Tea/Coffee all day, FREE linen, and FREE cable television.We are staffed 24 hours a day with NO CURFEW, so you can take full advantage of Budapest's nightlife. Local staff know all the best spots on any given night to guarantee a fun night out.Colors Budapest Hostel offers 6 & 8 bed dormitories and fully air conditioned apartments with two double rooms in each, so any backpacker can find the perfect solution, for a very reasonable price!Our great staff are here all day and all night to answer questions, help with directions, or just to point you in the direction of their favorite pub, ensuring that you have an amazing experience not only at our hostel but in the beautiful city of Budapest. ... more   less 
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