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Arpacay Backpackers Hostel Prague

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hostel was amazing. A little but too crowded but all Prague is like that. The building itself seems a museum, there is also a fancy restaurant with a lovely terrace on the second floor where you can have a great view above the city. The location is very nice: not in old Prague but just below the Castle, few... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The location is really ideal. Bunch of restaurants are only steps away and the Charles Bridge is 10 mins far only. Facilities in general are great, they should have more toilettes, but it didn't ruin our stay. Staff was welcoming and always willing to help.

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Thank m1lan88
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

my friends and i had three great nights in this hostel!!! good location nice stuffs, good services, good location, delicious and cheap breakfast, clean and big room and the last but not least a good price!!!

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Thank Beta C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

I have nothing bad to say about this place. The staff speaks English, breakfast is good and everything is very clean. Even the common fridge! The metro and tram are nearby. Use the given bed sheets, I saw many people sleeping without them even though it's stricktly forbidden!!!

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Thank Lemmonmon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

My friend and I showed up to this hostel late at night and exhausted. The staff was so kind. The rooms are big and the beds are comfortable. Breakfast was 3 euro, but well worth it. The showers we large and the locked. We were even able to have laundry washed and dried! 10\10 would recommend this hostel if you're... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

Arpacay is located on Nerudova and is just a stone's throw from Prague Castle (which you can see from some of the rooms). The receptionists were all very friendly, and the breakfast (for 3€) was great. I stayed in the 8 bed dormitory, which was very tidy, spacious, airy and tastefully done. The water was hot in the mornings, and... More 

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Thank 152sumants
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights in the hostel. It was clean, the beds were ok(no curtains :( ) and the location is good. Very close to the castle, 10 minutes walk from the Charles bridge and the street where it is located is nice as well. We were with 11 persons in a 16 person room with 2 personal showers which... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

The first thing you notice about this hostel is that its located on the lovely Nerudova street. Infact its so close to the Prague castle that a lively stroll at night can end up exploring the Prague castle. The staff is amazing and ever so ready to help. I thought its a bit far from the Old town, but only... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

Thanks to all staffs of Arpacay Hostel. Its a true Backpackers Hostel with all the comforts. We had a great stay of two days there in second week of March, 2016. Rooms were warm, tidy and clean with Wi-Fi. Lounge area was small but comfortable. We liked the concept of writing on the wall with coloured pens. Breakfast is not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

This hostel is really nice. The rooms were clean and cute. The morning breakfast buffet was cheap and delicious and the staff was really helpful and friendly. The hostel is located just below the hill of Prague castle too!

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Staying in Hradcany & Letna

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Hradcany & Letna
Your experience in Prague will never be complete if you do not see it from the top. Hillsides, stretched from the west to the north, provide spectacular views of greenish copper cupolas, narrow cobblestone streets, bridges connecting both river banks and green gardens from red-roof tops of centuries-old houses. Prague pulls you into its 1300 year old history. Walking up the hill or stairs to Prague Castle, the historical seat of Czech rulers and the majestic Saint Vitus Cathedral can leave you speechless (and out of breath). Luckily, plenty of terrace cafés overlooking gardens and beautiful parks are available to provide rest and a place to catch your breath again.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the picturesque Nerudova street right below Prague Castle.Sleep in a unique historical building from the 16th century and enjoy an amazing view over the Lesser Town from your bedroom window. Start your day with our buffet-style breakfast or make your own home-cooked meal in our fully equipped self-catering kitchen during the day. Chill out in our cosy stylish lounge, have a cold beer on the courtyard balcony or just relax from the tourist crowds on our comfy couches in a common room where you will meet a lot of travellers at any time during the day or night. A charming restaurant Valoria is located in the same building as our hostel. You can enjoy some great food in their cellar restaurant, or on their fantastic rooftop garden with a panoramic view over the whole of Prague.At the hostel you can find also a large LCD TV with international channels and a DVD player with a wide range of DVDs. You will be able to make your next travel plans thanks to our Wi-Fi and 3 computers with free internet. Our reception desk is open 24 hours a day and we store your luggage any time you need.AccommodationThe hostel offers a variety of rooms from a deluxe private twin/triple room to large dormitories. All dorms are equipped with personal lockers and wooden beds with comfy mattresses and big pillows. 2 Small 4bed attic dorms offer the best view towards the Old Town and Prague Castle but be ready to climb 4 flights of stairs! 2 Female only dorms with wooden ceilings are specially designed for women-travellers. The dorms share 2 toilets and 2 showers equipped with a hair dryer. The bright and spacious 12bed dorm has a stunning view, an originally painted wooden ceiling, and is probably our nicest room in general.The large 16bed dorm with private bathroom is a great deal for travellers on a budget. At 56 square meters, it is large enough to be comfortable and the beds are situated in 3 distinct rooms that offer sufficient levels of privacy. LocationArpacay Backpackers Hostel is situated in one of the most picturesque streets of the city that leads up to Prague Castle (120 m), and is part of the so-called Royal Road. It is within walking distance of all the major attractions, such as the Old Town Square and the well-known Charles bridge (just a 10 minutes walk). In the Lesser Town you can also find the Kafka Museum, the John Lennon Wall, the baroque St. Nicolas Church and Church of Our Lady Victorious. You are just few steps from Petrin Hill, a wonderfully peaceful park with a 60 metres high Observation Tower offering a magnificent panorama of Prague. You will be surrounded by plenty of czech pubs, jazz clubs and Valoria restaurant is right underneath our hostel. The hostel is only a 15 minutes walk from the famous music club Karlovy Lazne. Mini-market is conveniently situated across the street and is open daily 6 a.M - 23 p.M. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arpacay Backpackers Hostel Prague

Address: Nerudova 223/40, Prague 118 00, Czech Republic
Location: Czech Republic > Bohemia > Prague > Hradcany & Letna , Praha 1
Price Range: $14 - $96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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