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City Hostel

Obchodna 38, Bratislava 81106, Slovakia
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose City Hostel for our short visit to Bratislava since we already knew it. My mother stayed there back in 2008 when I lived in the city for a year and the place was brand new at the time, clean and in a central location. Fast forward to 2015, this place is a time capsule in a very bad... More 

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Located on a quiet street just outside the Old City walls is this great hostel. Rooms names after famous painters in an old building. Clean and with all the amenities you could wish for. Restaurant/Bar on premise with budget prices. It's location also makes is walking distance (15 minutes) from the main train station and the WWII monument. Highly recommended.

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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I've been travelling by bike beside the Danube and stopped in Bratislava to visit the city. I firstly looked for a camping, but since it was in the outskirts I ended sleeping in this nice hostel that is really not expensive and close to the city center and in the street of the nightlife. The young personnel is very nice.... More 

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Presov, Slovakia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I stayed here a few times. Room is simple furnished - beds, TV, wardrobe and bathroom with shower and towels. The wall is like from paper. I woke up for ringing alarm from next room early in the morning. Only this things was really terrible here. Hostel has very good location in the city center. Near are many shops with... More 

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Radom, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

excellent location, close to the old town, bus and tram stops, great Slovac Pub nearby with great food at reasonable price, hostel itself very nice, clean and spacious rooms, staff very helpful :) the access towo-fo at the reception

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

The hostel is above a pub, which provides a good place to go if you do not have anything to do. In addition, the location is very good, close to bus and tram stations. On the other hand, the sheets aren't as clean as they should and the showers are not good at all. At least people there are very... More 

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Mirfield, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

This hostel is in a good location and good value for money. Our private 3 bed room was spacious and very clean (certainly no bed bugs in this room which one recent reviewer has complained about). The room looked like it had been recently refurbished and had the feel of a hotel, rather than a hostel. One downside is wi-fi... More 

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Mexico
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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013 via mobile

We arrive to Bratislava on august 2nd around 2 pm looking for a place to stay (hotel or hostel), another hostel (they were full) recommended us this place "City Hostel" , the girl at the reception was nice and we took a room (room number 5), we left our stuff and went to visit the city, we return around 11:30... More 

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Menton, France
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49 reviews 49 reviews
16 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

Excellent ration quality/price. Rather clean basic hotel with renewed bathrooms. TV set are just there for decoration. Do not expect that all of them work. No internet connection either : just one single computer is available for guests, at the reception. Now, the price is very cheap, and quite surprising because the quality of the rooms is quite good. So,... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

I've stayed here on several occasions and intend to return as it's reasonably priced, clean and central. The staff have usually been friendly with me and always willing to help. But the rooms can be awfully noisy as other guests come back late at night and chat in the corridors. Its location is excellent for cafes and a splendid little... More 

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