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Braga, Portugal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in a dorm room with shared bathroom for about 4 nights. The facilities were basic, but good enough. The best things about this hostel are its great location, cool bar downstairs with a friendly atmosphere (and sometimes live music) and helpful staff.

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unsafe hostel with irresponsible staff. Got my bag stolen when they were "watching it" and they took 0 responsibility. Lost $500 worth of stuff. It is loud, smoky, and not that comfortable. For positives, it has a cool backyard and is in a decent neighbourhood.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Definitely not for some glamourous chicks but for hippies and freaks! I was in december and it was f%5king freezing in the rooms! Everything is old and dolt, but realty art style. If you are a relaxed and openminded traveler, it your place to stay. Good atmosphere of international friendship and welcomeness. It's a good place to meet new people.

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Cadiz, Spain
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everytime I have been there I have realize how easy is to just get along. You seat anywhere, have quite good music, smiles, good conversation... is a place to relax and learn, to reflect and share. Awesome ambient.

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Pernik, Bulgaria
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Since I am doing Couchsurfing a lot, the Art Hostel is a must for showing a good bar in town. I wouldn't recommend (nor recommend) the hostel for two reasons - 1) I've never been hosted there 2) I've heard from other people that they don't get good service (as in all hostels in Sofia) But I truly recommend the...

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Paris, France
Reviewed December 13, 2016

We were a group of 5 staying in private room with a bathroom. The room was situated five minutes away from the hostel. It was confortable and clean. The staff was very kind and helpful. They also have a cool bar on the basement. Well situated, it is perfect for a short stay while visiting Sofia!

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Reviewed December 6, 2016

We stayed for 2 nights in Sofia. Because there were no dorms available we stayed at a private room which was 5 minutes walking from the hostel. The room was simple but ok. The hostel has a very nice underground bar.

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Nuremberg, Germany
Reviewed November 8, 2016 via mobile

It's a hostel full of art and music. There is a great bar too, which is also famous to locals. A good breakfast is included. The Stuff is friendly and helpful. There is nothing more I want to say, but I need to write at least 200 words... (do you really wanna read that much?). BTW it's hard to find...

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Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

On our arrival we found out that the hostel had been overbooked and that our room was not in che main building but in a guesthouse 500mt away. Noone told US about that. At first they wanted to offer a room for one night at the hostel and then switch to the guesthouse. The room at the hostel had no...

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Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Didn't stay at the hostel but heard about the basement bar and went there to grab a drink or two. Super nice place, the decoration is awesome, the drinks are really good and cheap and people really in a good mood! Had a really good time! I don't know about the hostel but the bar is highly recommended!!

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Join us at the Art-Hostel for the unique experience that we create, now for more than 11 years, offering art events to travellers from all over the world.We are people who like to mingle with others, so if you like to share your beer with locals, then we're the right place for you.The Art-Hostel is situated in the very heart of the city and offers dorms and private rooms, all with breakfast; social bar-gallery space and the best hidden inner yard you can find in Sofia. Wi-Fi everywhere.What the “Guardian” says for us is: “Explore and enjoy a Parisian mentality and a Russian thirst for liquor in the centre of Sofia. Probably the best hostel in Europe ... more   less 

Additional Information about Art Hostel

Address: ul.Angel Kanchev 21/A, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
Location: Bulgaria > Sofia Region > Sofia
Price Range: $11 - $41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Art Hostel 1*
Number of rooms: 3
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“ask for the events in the bar”
 of 5 bubbles alexzp2017, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“The room is for the night, and I personally close my eyes at night. I slept very wel”
 of 5 bubbles P2497PRrobj, Jun 30, 2016 | Read review
“Find a local to speak with.”
 of 5 bubbles VihrenMitev, Apr 26, 2016 | Read review
“Kamer naast de ingang is een afrader”
 of 5 bubbles JvG1992, Dec 29, 2015 | Read review
“Room near reception is very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles 14Ruda, Sep 6, 2015 | Read review
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