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Sonthofen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

City Smile Hostel in Banja Luka is a really great Hostel! Its a cosy small place (~20 beds) very nearby the center. Beside accomodation it offers a huge cosy common room, a well organized kitchen, different facilities to sit outside, a shady balcony, free parking lots, ... the staff is very nice, helpfull, relaxed but diligent keeping everything clean and... More 

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015 via mobile

Good location from the centre of town, this hostel is clean and comfy with all facilities. If you are coming by train get a bus as it is a 40 minute walk with not much to see on the way. When in town ask for the walk which will take you to a view of the whole town and surrounding... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Great hostel! Most homely hostel i have been at so far, the people Working at the hostel , are sweet, and meet you with open arms. We wanted to get some help with a trip, and the personale did all in there power to help us out. The owner would make coffee for us and sit and talk with us... More 

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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

The staff was friendly, the beds were clean, the bathroom was great. Lovely dog and free parking. Nice atmosphere, but the only thing wrong here was the price. For Banja Luka, I think the price should be lower, sorry.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 via mobile

A very peaceful and the Best place for vacation, great fun in the evening with friendly Staff and good atmosphere. Hostel has a parking, and we could renta a bike if we wanted. Clean and comfortable rooms and big lounge area with nice kitchen. Lovely dog Archie :)

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

The best thing was how friendly and helpful the staff were, really friendly. And the location was great too, really near to town, although it was quite far to the main bus station although there are buses that go there. The hostel was really spacious, clean and comfortable with a lovely big lounge area and nice well equipped kitchen. The... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

Great location, really friendly and helpful staff, lovely clean rooms. Free parking too. 3 showers but that's plenty. The rooms are big and had fans in. Lovely bakery round the corner. Good value for what you get. Would definitely recommend!

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Brasov, Romania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

Good location, friendly staff, and - all in all - a good option when staying in Banja Luka for exploring the area or going on a rafting adventure. Could be better kept, with more attention to details!

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Milan, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

I spent only one night at city smile hostel but was enough to understand that is a nice one. Owner is very kind and friendly. Rooms are big enough. Location is just 5 minutes walking distance from the centre

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hostel City Smile is located in a villa that once belonged to the pulp factory “Incel”. The villa is built to acommodate the engineers who participated in the construction of the factory & they came from different parts of the former Yugoslavia. There are only four such villas and most are privately owned.Hostel is situated only ten minutes away walking from city center. A little closer to the town beach and the river Vrbas fort Kastel. The hostel environment as grocery stores, restaurants and pekoteke offering a wide range.n its offer other than beds, the hostel offers a kitchen for guests, a sitting room for relaxing and socializing, two bathrooms, large terrace for morning coffee lovers, internet zone, free internet, separate lockers for personal belongings, garden, free parking spaces, free coffee and tea and so on.We will do our best to make your time in hostel comfortable & pleasant as possible so that U can bring nice and funny memories to your home from our city on the river Vrbas.We hope, see U soon!CSBL Hostel crew ... more   less 

Additional Information about City Smile Hostel

Address: Skendera Kulenovica 16, Banja Luka 78000, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Location: Bosnia and Herzegovina > Republika Srpska > Banja Luka
Price Range: $11 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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