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Sunflower Hostel

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Was such a lovely place to say, Clean, staff were friendly and lots of good places nearby!! We really enjoyed the night life and it was a vibrant and amazing location. would highly recommend there xxx

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancé and I just ended our three night stay at the sunflower hostel. We really enjoyed our room and how big the kitchen area was, very easy to cook there. Only weird complaint was that we had to leave our key to our room at the front desk every time we left. Otherwise it was very clean and the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we booked quadruple room. It was nice place! some staff could improve towards customer service, wifi with login redirects to hostel FB page and a bit slow, but overall good experience and great location! close to many clubs and bars!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We absolutely loved this hostel! It was friendly, vibrant and in a great location (also cheap in comparison to many others!) The €3 breakfast set us up for the day and the staff were always available and happy to help - Would definitely return!

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Thank Katie B
Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Very easy to meet people with a great bar downstairs. My room was a 3 bedroom dorm and we had a lot of space, light and a bathroom amongst ourselves. The hostel had a very cool vibe, fairly good breakfast and was in a great location for an arty scene, access to sights and nightlife. Recommended.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

Me and my sister spent 6 nights here recently. The hostel is friendly and with a large bar area downstairs its really easy to meet other people whoa re also travelling so if you are alone, you won't be for long! My bed wasn't that comfortable but I tried other peoples and theirs were so I must have just been... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

My friends and I booked one of the 4 bed apartments here for a few nights in Berlin. The hostel itself has friendly staff and a nice bar area downstairs. There are washing machines (make sure you grab some powder from the bin at the side, no signs about needing to do this and we didn't realise) and dryers, and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Stayed in a 4 bed apartment with ensuite and kitchen - was perfect for what we needed! Good value for money, very clean, free wifi (although not a great connection in room) and cheap drinks in the hostel bar. Really close to bars, clubs and travel connections. Highly recommend!

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Sunflower_Hostel_BER, Manager at Sunflower Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for this nice review. See you maybe next time in Berlin. The Sunflowers More 

Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Stayed at the Sunflower hostel with some friends during the first weekend of April 2016. Can't recommend this place enough, the staff are very helpful and laid-back (the good kind of laid-back, mind you). The hostel bar is open something like 22 hours a day, the rooms are in good condition considering that this is a hostel after all, and... More 

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Sunflower_Hostel_BER, Manager at Sunflower Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your recommendation! We love compliments. We will be happy to welcome you again! More 

Croydon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

My friend and I stayed at this hostel for 6 nights. All of the rooms are decorated differently and there is a bar downstairs, so this made meeting other travelers so easy. The showers and bathrooms were also very clean. Would stay here again!

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Sunflower_Hostel_BER, Manager at Sunflower Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review! You're very welcome to visit us again! More 

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Staying in Friedrichshain

Neighborhood Profile
Friedrichshain
When you arrive at Warschauer Strasse in the heart of the district, you have found one of Berlin’s party hotspots. At night in Friedrichshain, the energy is palpable and the streets of this old worker's quarter are full of street musicians. On one hand, you may find a bar with international crowds, electronic music, long lines and panoramic views - on the other, an outside venue by old train yards featuring decrepit buildings and live alternative music. No matter your taste, the best way to end a night out in Friedrichshain is sitting by the Spree River at the East side gallery, the longest and best preserved piece of the Berlin Wall, watching the sun rise over the beautiful Oberbaum Bridge.
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In 2001 Sunflower Hostel Berlin opened its doors for guests from all over the world - an island of independent budget accommodation. Sunflower Hostel still embraces the idea of "Old School" attitude of offering a bed in a central location and a multicultural, creative and colourful environment, where communication, cultural exchange and meeting other travelling guests is more important than a television in the room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sunflower Hostel

Address: Helsingforser Str. 17, 10243 Berlin, Germany
Location: Germany > Berlin > Friedrichshain
Price Range: $24 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Sunflower Hostel 1*
Number of rooms: 42
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