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Hostel Universus

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Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

Facilities, shower, toilets, kitchen are all great and modern. Central location. Close to the train station and the main street of Gdansk. Room very basic, no curtains which is a pain. Overall great place to stay to save pennies

1  Thank Gemma S
Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

The hostel is right at the beginning of the Golden Gate so it is convenient to promenade and dine at the old town any time. The staff is accommodating and speaks English very well. The bedrooms, bathrooms, and kitchen and common room are clean and...More

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Reviewed May 11, 2017

We stayed at this hostel for just one night, and it was a good experience overall. It's located in the old stables, so the architecture is pretty interesting. The location is great because its really close to the main square. The room was basic but...More

1  Thank Julia_Koenigsberg
Reviewed January 19, 2017

We stayed in Deluxe Family Apartment for four nights. The apartment is great. Newly renovated and very spacious. Location is perfect. It is next to the tram stop and close to main street. Just few steps away from all the restaurants, cafes and pubs. The...More

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Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

I had a brilliant time in Gdańsk and the hostel couldn't have been in a better position. Unfortunately, I came to the city to work in the hostel whilst they were renovating the hostel staircase meaning that there was drilling almost all day from 8am...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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$31 - $69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Poland > Northern Poland > Pomerania Province > Gdansk
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"Poland is cheap so spend a little more and stay in a hotel in the square because food and transportation are..."
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"Any room near the kitchen and toilets."
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"lf you are a night bird this will be for you. lf not l would say it isn't for you."
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