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Napoleon Hostel

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NAPOLEON Hostel is MOSCOW'S MOST POPULAR BACKPACKER HOSTEL and is located JUST 5 MINUTES WALK from Red Square in the trendy old town ''Kitai Gorod'' area. This district is characterised with cobbled streets, old merchant houses and quaint Orthodox churches and is full of exciting bars, cheap restaurants, and local supermarkets, all within walking distance.Napoleon Hostel is award winning having won Best Hostel in Russia by Hostelworld.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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HOTEL STYLE
Centrally Located
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
252Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
63Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

I booked and confirmed the private room via Agoda. However, upon the arrival they informed that the room is overbooking, and I have to stay in 8 be dorm. Unacceptable. You have to carry out your baggage to 4th floor by stairway. Staff does not...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

I've had a really bad experience with this hostel. It is located at the 3rd floor, no staircase. No one speaks English. There are only two showers for over 40 beds. There is no daylight in the rooms and it smells. Only Russian tourists are...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

It is a very dirty place, very bad service, good location but is not worth the money, the bedding was disgusting lots of stairs, the worst hostel I had ever been to in my life and I am not picky avoid it

Date of stay: January 2018
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Reviewed February 22, 2017

While I was in Russia for the first time and I didn't knew any Russian (nor any knowledge of the cyrillic alphabet), I stayed a night at this hostel. Navigating from the airport to the hostel without a smartphone or map and all alone it...More

Date of stay: December 2016
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Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

Worst customer service. Bad place. Not recommended to stay. Dnt go there. They really dont care about our booking. Even the reception is like trash. Money minded vultures. Dont ever think of going there.

Date of stay: November 2016
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"Single floor."
helitonscheidt
Mar 26, 2016
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"just try to convince the waitress , she manages all...."
juajua3
Sep 13, 2014
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"I only seen 1 room and it was filthy."
alex186470
Sep 14, 2012
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"The 8 bed dorm is all good. get what you pay for but lots of space and powerpoints etc."
Lyndon_Maffey
Jan 30, 2012
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PRICE RANGE
$29 - $60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
RussiaCentral RussiaMoscow3rd Transport Ring (TTK)Garden RingDistrict Central (TsAO)BasmannyBoulevard Ring
NUMBER OF ROOMS
6
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