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#2 of 600 Specialty lodging in Kiev
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Low cost, brand new, affordable, clean & friendly Hostel. Gar'is Hostel is located in the centre of Kiev on the quiet street, downtown in Pechers`kyi area, less than 3-minute walk from "Klovska" metro station, 6-minute walk to the Olimpiyskiy and Palace of Sports, 10-minute walk to the main street of Kiev - Khreshatik! Guest services include: 24-hour reception desk help with friendly English and Russian speaking staff, cozy rooms with free wireless Internet (Wi-Fi) connection. Great discount offers for groups and long stay are provided. Each Gar'is Hostel room is nice-designed and well-equipped for the comfortable stay: comfortable beds with linen and towels, individual storage lockers, desk, chairs, mirror, coat hanger. Hostel guests have an option to leave their belongings in separate premise for luggage which is absolutely safe. Also the infrastructure of the hostel offers 8 shared shower units and 8 lavatories divided into "Male" and "Female". Fully equipped kitchen gives an opportunity to the guests to cook for themselves. Tea and drinking water are always available. Nearby there is a variety of cafes and restaurants offering the tasty international and Ukrainian cuisine.The Hostel is located in the cultural center of Kyiv in close vicinity to such city's popular sites as Pinchuk Art Center and Khreschatyk (1,3 km distance). Distance to Pechers`ka Lavra is 2 km. On the prior request group transfer to Borispol airport is available.
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Free parking
Free wifi
Vending machine
Board games / puzzles
Children's television networks
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Modern
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Languages Spoken
English, Russian, Ukrainian

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Grade: 87 out of 100
10Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
2Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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In general the place is very cheap and guarantees a safe night’s stay with your usual guest house bunk beds, but don’t expect too much. The shower rooms need more cleaning and one of the sinks serve ‘white’ water (what???). The staff are helpful, but are otherwise doing their
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When I came to the hostel the staff welcomed me very friendly and showed me around. When I entered my room I told them, that I can't sleep there. It was just too stinky. I was waiting for around one hour and they tried to find a solution. I got a single room for the first night
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This hostel was not good. First of all I booked the hostel shuttle from the airport and it never showed up!! I got there eventually via taxi to find a hostel in a weird location. It was back in a corner in what seemed like a sketchy place. The bathrooms were extremely dirty and
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Response from Anastasiia M, Manager at Gar'is Hostel
Responded Oct 27, 2017
Dear Raelene, Thank you for your review. We are really sorry that our driver hasn't picked up you at the airport, we already resolved this matter and made improvements in our internal communications. We are constantly trying to improve the quality of our service and sincerely hope that such case won't happen again. The clean and comfort in hostel are mainly depends on our guests. Several times a day we are cleaning up common area, we are deeply sorry that you catch up shower in such a bad condition. In the future we try to follow clean up process more regularly. Please take our sincere apologizes, hope you change your mind and come back to us for better experience With best and kind regards, Gar'is Hostel team
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First off, let's understand what you are paying. 160 Hryvnia is like $6 USD a night! For a decent bed, boiling hot powerful showers and wifi throughout the building?!?? Travelers are clueless. This place exceeds many hostels I've stayed at by far. To top it off, as an American
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I am in hostel for a few days now, i REGRET it. I hope owners and managers will read it and will try to fix problems. POSITIVE: 1. location 2.hosts Peter and Maria are very helpful , polite, and fit into customer service international standards 3. sheets are reasonably clean.
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PRICE RANGE
$10 - $29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Gagarin Hostel
LOCATION
UkraineKievLypky
NUMBER OF ROOMS
13
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