We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hostel Cortina

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Hostel Cortina
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

31 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 8: English reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hostel has only great location. Choose this if you don't care about accomodation and you just need a place to sleep. The staff is ok. Room was fairy well clean. Microwave didn't work. WiFi works only on 2nd floor... I'm sure I will never come back there.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank pszlj
Singapore
Reviewed October 5, 2015

payment: first thing they do once you book is to charge +50% on your card; from staff: rancid; room: cold; bed: no sheets; hard mattress wc: in the other corner of the floor, out of the double room; check-out: 10 am; luggage store after check-out: expensive ...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Chabi Perdido P
Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed January 8, 2015

First of all, it's a hostel, not a hotel. So, be aware of what you chose and don't be pretentious! It's located 20m from the tram station and 10 minutes from the city centre. It's quite clean and very quiet (you can really get a good night sleep). In our 3 nights stay we only spent 12 hours in this...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Razvan G
Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

First of all I have to mention the cold. When I came with my boyfriend into the hostel the cold was terrible. It was winter and in the room we had to wear our jackets! After we told in the reception anything changed. So we complained again and again and the next day was a little bit better. Second problem...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Kateřina K
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed September 25, 2013

Stayed accidentally at this place, Kafka's bizarre experience having to hand the key each time I left, rooms small, smelly, unpleasant and very noisy from the street. Although the hostel is claiming to be the cheapest accommodation in Prague, for a single room without any amenities where you can not make a step charged close to 30 EUR. It is...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Dagmar413
Germantown, Tennessee
Reviewed June 3, 2013

Stayed for 2 nights during a bachelor party. Everything is very dirty and very very old. One receptionist was very unfriendly and charged us 50 Euro for a stain we made on the carpet in the hallway. It was obvious that he kept the money for himself. The next day he came up with another random fee of 500CZK. Coincidentally...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Pimo H
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed June 20, 2012

Hostel cortina is about 15 minutes from the city centre,good prices,rooms are clean and hostel is quiet so if you are tired and wanna get some sleep this is a good choice!Beds are comfortable and bathroom clean.What I didn't like is the check out time 10 am.I say hell yea

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Nick V
Frankfurt
Reviewed April 23, 2012

The place seemed like a good deal, close to where we went for a concert, simple but cheap, own kitchen, nothing fancy, but we didn't want a posh place. There are unexpected inconviniances though, for examlpe the place seems clean at first sight, but the ladie's bathroom was in such a state by the evening I had to use the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Nyfsz m
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

4 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (4)
Viewed
Other (4)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Prague hotels
Praha 5
Arbes
Arbes
#245 of 668 in Prague
191 reviews
Praha 5
Ibis Praha Mala Strana
Ibis Praha Mala Strana
#183 of 668 in Prague
1,429 reviews
Praha 5
Aparthotel City 5
Aparthotel City 5
#5 of 668 in Prague
1,230 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Stare Mesto (Old Town)
Hostel Downtown
Hostel Downtown
#5 of 644 in Prague
1,075 reviews
Vinohrady & Vrsovice
Czech Inn
Czech Inn
#8 of 644 in Prague
684 reviews
Praha 5
Barcelo Praha Five
Barcelo Praha Five
#113 of 668 in Prague
1,265 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Additional Information about Hostel Cortina

Address: Arbesovo Namesti 258/6 | Smichov, Prague, Czech Republic
Location: Czech Republic > Bohemia > Prague > Praha 5
Price Range: $20 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline and Booking.com so you can book your Hostel Cortina reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Hostel Cortina staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“simply don't go to this hostel,, you will find something different than the uploaded pictures here”
 of 5 bubbles chabiperdidop, Oct 5, 2015 | Read review
“do not go there”
 of 5 bubbles Dagmar413, Sep 25, 2013 | Read review
“The best choice is a private room about 350 czk,not bad”
 of 5 bubbles NickV44, Jun 20, 2012 | Read review
3 of 3
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay