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Salerno, Italy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice hostel, equipped with bars and vending machines. Clean room. Good breakfast. Suggestive building, close to historical castel. Short walk to the city center. Magic atmosphere in the city, especially in Christmas time. I highly recommend it! :)

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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Nice hostel in castle area, so nice and good views. 5 minuts walking to city center. Recepcionist aren't so kind, just a woman in afternoon shifts was helpful. Buffet breakfast was ok, but not delicius. We have a private room for 2 pax in 7th floor, lovely! Beautiful building

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
Reviewed 22 September 2016

No better way to experience history than to sleep in it! Great location, clean and comfortable rooms, pricing that can't be beat, and a nice breakfast. All in all, you get so much more than you pay for (but you do miss out on some of the more luxurious aspects of a hotel stay--totally worth it in my opinion).

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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Good. Beautiful building, great location. Bad. People stay in hostels because they do not know how to behave in a hotel. This is a lawless place where noise and doorbanging is 24/7 and where the cleaner and the maintanance man use their own keys to open your door at 08.00 while you are still in bed. Ugly. If you book...

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Arvada, Colorado
Reviewed 24 May 2016

I stayed here one night while visiting the city. Very good experience and I would stay here again. It is located in the walled city and within walking distance of many things. They were extremely helpful when I had questions

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Lausanne, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 December 2015

Perfect location in the old town, in an old annex of the castle, 5 minutes away from the castle itself and 5 minutes from the main square. We had the chance to sleep in a 4 bedroom room in the tower, with private bathroom and amazing view over the city and the castle. Very clean, new furniture and unexpectedly quiet...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 30 November 2015

I have stayed in numerous hostels - but this one remains the most favorite in my memory. It's a real castle wall converted into a hostel, and like everything German, was spanking clean and spotless, great breakfast, well appointed (shared) bathrooms and really friendly staff. My son and I stayed in a 2-bed room right on the top floor with...

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Vitoria, ES
Reviewed 23 August 2015

It was impressive to see such a magnificent old castle having a modern cozy interior. The rooms were simple but functional and clean. The shower was not very good, sometimes it only had medium cold water. The breakfast was a little bit weird for my brazilian taste, but I guess it was not the hostels fault Germans like to eat...

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Burnley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

Myself, my husband and two friends stayed here, in a shared room, for one night whilst travelling Germany. The building from the outside is amazing to look at and the modern interior is very impressive. Our room was huge with a spacey bathroom too. We were on floor five so the view was spectacular as the the hostel is at...

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St Martin
Reviewed 14 May 2015

This place would be great... terrific location, clean, warm, convenient... if I had not paid 180 euros a night for a youth hostel where you have to make your own bed. It seems unimaginable that a youth hostel should cost this much. I see it listed online "from 28 euros" and at that price this place would be great.

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Address: Burg 2, 90403 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
Region: Germany > Bavaria > Franconia > Middle Franconia > Nuremberg > Altstadt - St. Sebald
Price Range: $49 - $524 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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“A room in the upper floors of the tower”
  • View over the castle from a tower room
 of 5 bubbles SergiuV_13, 3 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Top floors have the best view”
 of 5 bubbles sunitharay, 29 Nov 2015 | Read review
“If they give you a room with 4 beds you are paying for them all.”
 of 5 bubbles YodaGuy, 13 May 2015 | Read review
“Rooms at the top of the tower have awesome views, but if you take one at 8th or 9th floor be prepared to climb the stairs after 7th floor.”
 of 5 bubbles lordarthas, 17 Mar 2015 | Read review
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