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Copenhagen, Denmark
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hostel on skawinska 7 in Krakow should consider not dealing with studios and apartments in other adresses as well . But only rooms at the premisses skavinska 7. My experience is that you´re neglected, when not staying at the hostel and Whenever you have a complaint the reception will tell you they are a basic hostel. Even though you... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very attentive and professional staff, clean and well-equipped rooms, good location. We had a double bedroom with our own bathroom and a balcony - for this price the conditions were really good, basically the best when it comes to hostels I've been to. Breakfast is very basic, but fresh and good.

Thank AliceInElysium
Jacksonville, FL
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This was an incredible find. A very private hostel with kitchenette, large bathroom and patio. It was a nice walk along the river to the castle into the old city. We discovered the open market, the weekend market and lots of great places to eat. We taxied back to the Secret Garden because we were tired. We would stay again.

Thank dasdraken
Basel, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Review only applies to studio rooms. We booked online for a studio room based on past reviews but were horribly disappointed, they look nothing like the rooms you see on the website! The studio is a few hundred meters away down a dark street, it really didn't feel safe. The garden view in the pictures is sadly missing, instead there's... More 

Thank NoBeachForMe
Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

I loved my stay at the Secret Garden. It's great value so I stayed in a private room. The bed was comfortable and the room was spacious. The shared bathrooms were kept immaculate. The location was great - a 10-15 minute tram ride from Krakow Glowny station, a 15 minute walk to the old town and about a half hour... More 

Thank Johnna R
Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Really nice hostel, quiet (although I did stay here midweek), with excellent staff. Really helpful. I paid for a private room for myself and my friends but only complaint is that the "double bed" is really just slightly larger than a single bed. The bathrooms were always really clean.

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Thank Maeve H
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

The studio is located 4 blocks from the main hostel location. It is on the first floor and consists of a bedroom-kitchen combo and bathroom. It's spacious enough for a couple for a few days. Clean (though there were some hairs on my sheets...). Good wifi. No AC. A small fan was given upon request. The first night the bathroom... More 

Thank alublink
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

It was a really nice hostel - more like a hotel really - for amazing value. Only con was the room i was staying in, with the bed right by the door, whenever any other door was opened around my room, sounded like it was my door opening. Slightly off putting, but otherwise a great stay and would definitely recommend.

Thank alicex3
Middlesbrough, England, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

Lovely place, very clean , kitchen is always open to help yourself to hot drinks. Very helpful staff who gave lots of information on which trams we needed and who also booked our excursions to Aushwitz and the Salt mibes fir us. All at a bargain price.... Highly recommended.

Thank Michelle W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Very affordable. 10 min walk to centre. 5 min from wawel castle. Pretty and clean rooms. Shower great and bathroom clean, better than most hostels. Staff was friendly and helpful. Great breakfeast for a hostel and it is free. Overall very happy with stay.

Thank Adamie B
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about The Secret Garden Hostel

Address: ul. Skawinska 7, Krakow 31-066, Poland
Location: Poland > Southern Poland > Lesser Poland Province > Krakow > Kazimierz , Stare Miasto
Price Range: $24 - $53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Secret Garden Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Krakow
#18 Family Hotel in Krakow
#35 Romantic Hotel in Krakow
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