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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly and cozy place despite looks. Near some popular places to visit. Only staying one night but still very well received and well advised on what to visit inthe city. It's only a shame that the city is so quiet during summer time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is my third trip back to Olomouc and my third time to stay at Cosy Corner (formerly Poet's Corner) hostel. A friend and I were on a cycling trip, and we opted to stay in a private twin room. The room was lovely, bright and spacious, and Kevin was very welcoming. He gave us great recommendations for dinner, a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a cozy hostel conveniently located in Olomouc. Friendly staff who always responded promptly with questions before trip. We were warmly greeted and easy check in. We had 3 rooms with a group of 10 so it was a good place for us. Basic accommodations but beds were comfy and we had bedside lights, ample storage, great window. Also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

My favorite hostel in whole Olomouc I have ever been. Nice interier and excelent staff. It is located in the center near all shops, restaurants and public transport. I always meet cool and interesting people there. Ideal for students outside of Olomouc.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

I expected a lot more judged on ratings. Probably ok for back packers but a private room was poor value. I had one of 3 rooms on the 3rd floor, 67steps up from street. The room was very basic, no TV, bedside light or hanging space. A small table light and even a hanging post would have helped. One W.C.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016 via mobile

Just like the backpacker's hostels of my youth. Cheap, cheerful, cosy accommodation. Aptly named. Adequate kitchen and suitable ablutions. Kept clean n tidy by a friendly humorous proprietor Lucie. Was an enjoyable base to explore a vibrant Olomouc. The map they provided is very helpful. A good folder of local sights is available in the lounge.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016

Stayed at this hostel last year while interrailing around Europe with a friend, loved it so much that we worked our way back there to stay for a few days once our train passes had expired. When I stayed at this place last year it was called Poet's Corner and located on the 3/4th floor of an apartment block, in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

Stayed here while it was called the Poet's Corner. It was a lovely little place split over two floors of an apartment building. It's a bit far from the train station, but their instructions to get there via public transport are good, and it's very close to the transit stop. It's close to the sites, a grocery store, and a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

Stayed there for two nights in September and had a great time. The place is located in a sort of apartment and really feels like staying in somebody's home. The staff is really helpful, thought they are not present in the hostel all the time, but that is comprehensive since it's a pretty small place. Olomouc is a nice place... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Staying at this hostel, run by a husband and wife, felt very homey and comfy like staying at someone's home. The dorm room, bathrooms (1 bathroom with toilet, one without and a separate toilet) common room and kitchen were clean and cosy. On the window sill in the kitchen there were even small pots with different cooking herbs as well... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cosy Corner Hostel (formerly known as Poets Corner Hostel) is a traditional backpackers hostel located in the wonderful, historic city of Olomouc which is recognized as one of Europe's true hidden gems. The hostel features mixed dorm rooms for the budget minded traveller as well as spacious and stylish private rooms with some antique furniture. Some of our rooms have a nice view too. The 'heart' of the hostel is the cosy common room complete with armchairs you can sink into, perfect for our guests to gather, make new friends and share travel stories, or just curl up to some good music or a book. We have a book exchange and some boardgames too. Cosy Corner Hostel also has a fully equipped guest kitchen which is a great place to prepare your own meals or enjoy a bit of 'potluck' with your fellow guests. Good teas and coffee are always available. Bathrooms are shared but only a few steps away from any room. There is also a cute little balcony with a gorgeous view of St Wenceslas Cathederal and the hills beyond. Free WI-FI is available throughout the entire hostel. Towels are provided for all private rooms and are free on request for dorm room guests. Smoking is NOT permitted inside the hostel. We allow pets but only for guests staying in private rooms. Please inform us at the time of booking if you have a pet. The hostel also provides LOTS of information about Olomouc and surrounds and all guests are given our customized map of the town to help them get the most out of their stay. We also have a laundry service for guests which is 100 CZK per load but FREE if you stay 3+ nights. We enjoy hosting travellers from all over the world and often socialize with our guests, be that for a meal, coffee, drinks, an ice hockey game in the winter and occasionally on daytrips out of town. We look forward to meeting you and helping you get the most out of one of Europe's hidden gems - OLOMOUC. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cosy Corner Hostel

Address: Sokolska 789/1, Olomouc 779 00, Czech Republic (Formerly Poets Corner Hostel Olomouc)
Location: Czech Republic > Moravia > Olomouc Region > Olomouc
Price Range: $27 - $44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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