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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2011

This hostel doesn't hide the fact that its situated in some grim soviet-era concrete housing blocks. The place is dirty and has poor facilities but I appreciated the fact that they made this clear from the start. Its depressingly bleak and situated pretty far away from anywhere useful but if staying here will save you money its ok so long... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2011

Before I delve into this review please note I was bagpacking through Europe with my Girlfriend & I'm generally used to staying in hotels. This hostel had a certain "charm" it certainly was the cheapest hostel we stayed in at just €17 per person per night for a private twin, with shared bathroom, we soon realised however why is was... More 

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madrid
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2011

The building is huge and it's in really east europe communism style. During the year it is student's dormitory, but you can meet there many slovakian young people in summer. Outside is big meadow - people are tanning, play volleyball, basketball. Staff make some grill parties. I reccommend the small cafe-restaurant for students in the next building. Definetelly worth to... More 

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Krakow, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

Very nice hostel, quite close to the centre. They have very freindly staff that will help you with every problem/question about the place and about the city. Rooms are basic but clean and brite. comfy beds. I'd definitely recommend the place !

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Thank Baran30
Wroclaw, Poland
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2011

So, Red Star. Easy to find. Close to the centre, it takes 7 minutes by tram to get there. The rooms are simple, but nice. Clean bedsheet and bathroom. Staff is extremely helpful and really friendly. They will always find you a way to spend free time. You can also spend time with them at the reception and have a... More 

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2011

We were there last year and we're going to come back ! Staff was very helpful and friendly. maybe hostel is not in the heart of the old city, but the price is really low! and we think that is better to keep more money for parties etc.:) to the city centre by tram is just few minutes or if... More 

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Moate, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2010

stayed here in july,staff were friendly and helpfull but the room were dirty and the beds made up from bits of couches,no aircon and toilet and shower were not clean,have since found out its used as student accomadation during the year,the signs are on it,also in a bad location,u need to get a tram to get to down,my advice would... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2010

Place needs a good clean and a lick of paint. Showers and toilets not very clean but staff were very friendly and helpful. Good location it's only four stops on the tram to the old town

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2010

Hostelbookers.com (Hostelz.com) allowed my friend to book this hostel for our group friends, during January. But it's not even open during this time!!! Most of the year it is University student accommodation. For starters, it's in the middle of nowhere, in a dimly-lit industrial area. Just a petrol station close by who pointed us at the University building. We turned-up... More 

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madrid
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2009

I was few days ago in hostel Red Star in Bratislava, was preety ok, cheap, staff was helpful. This is a student's house during the year, the surrounding is green, they've got tennis and basketball courts. I was satisfied.

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Internet
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Red Star Hostel

Address: Botanicka 25, Bratislava 841 04, Slovakia
Location: Slovakia > Bratislava Region > Bratislava
Number of rooms: 14
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