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Kiev Central Station Hostel

Hoholivs'ka 25, Apt 11, Kiev 90010, Ukraine (Formerly TIU)
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Ranked #17 of 249 Specialty lodging in Kiev
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I have been to this place before many times from 2010-2013. First I asked for a private room with the double bed and i got a room with four. Also they overly charged me, more then the asking price online. Also the internet was very slow and did not work well.

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Budapest, Hungary
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Nice rooms. Chilled out little hostel. Plenty of bathrooms. Lovely common area! Arrecio (the owner) was really great. Very helpful, great knowledge of the city and just a cool guy to hang out with! Thank you! Cant wait to get back to ukraine and visit!

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

I chose Kiev Central Station Hostel since it was said to be a hostel with a great atmosphere, which it was ! Going out wih the staff was great, and they are ready to give you a lot of advices and help to travel in Kyiv and through Ukraine. The hostel is somehow hard to find on the first time... More

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Daugavpils, Latvia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

The Central Station Hostel in Kiev is one of the best hostels i have ever stayed at. The staff is super welcoming, like to share their knowledge about the city and also like to go out with the people staying at the hostels if they have got time. The staff grew very close to me even in the short time... More

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Bucharest, Romania
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

First of all, Kiew is beautyfull. Second, at KCS Hostel I receved a warm welcome, really good informations about the city (food, places to visit, etc.) and I got a good night rest. I really felt like home. Thanks alot and see you soon. George (Romania)

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

This hostel is everything I could want, and more. It's worth looking at a good map before you come, as it is difficult to find the first time, but after that it is around a 15 min walk from the station, and about the same to the nearest Metro, Universytet. Staff spoke good English, and were very helpful- on my... More

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Limerick, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

+ Staff spoke good English, Good Value, Convenient to train station, Decent kitchen. - It seemed nice at first. I booked direct through the hostel website but didn't receive an email confirmation, Neither did I get a receipt when I payed in full the first day. The deposit for the key for the locker was 50 UAH. People were walking... More

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Lisboa, Portugal
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

This hostel is in a hard place to find. There are two streets with similar names, so be careful when you go there. The entrance of the hostel is not very easy to find in the street, because there are no indications in the street that the hostel is there. The hostel is not very clean and the desk is... More

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013 via mobile

Address is clear, Location is near the bus station which is good. Hostel is clean,Joanna and Aricio are nice and friendly people. I stayed there for two days and it was comfortable and I loved it. If I come back to kiev definitely I will stay at this hostel. I strongly recommend it. Address is clear, Location is near the... More

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Kiev, Ukraine
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

The hospitable owner made staying in Kiev exceedingly easy. Firsthand knowledge of the area, accurate recommendations, he even offered to pick me up from the hospital after I fell ill. At night, hostel-wide excursions are frequent. The staff treats the guests more like old friends. My personal favorite experience: I had no idea microbreweries existed within the city, and now... More

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Address: Hoholivs'ka 25, Apt 11, Kiev 90010, Ukraine (Formerly TIU)
Location: Ukraine > Kiev
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Within 1 km from the Central Train Station (Vokzal) - about 15 minutes walk - we are the closest one and just 10 mins walk to visit Monasteries, Landmarks, Parks, 20 mins to church square (Sofia and Michael), 25 mins to the main Independence Square. In a convenient neighborhood with 24 hour supermarkets, bars (the best bar in town) and kiosks just 5 minutes walk, we keep our backpackers atmosphere live and active. Guests will share a nice common room with balcony, air-conditioning and fully equipped kitchen with free tea & coffee. All the guests can use the fridge, washing machine, watch DVDs on our LCD TV and will receive a lot of information and a map when checking-in. Free WI-FI and a guest computer. 24 hours check-in + nice comfortable beds + linens and towels included in price. The first and main backpackers hostel of Kiev. ... more   less 
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