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    Ostel - GDR The Hostel

    Wriezener Karree 5, 10243 Berlin, Germany
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    Traveller (128)
    Room & Suite (46)
    Hotel & Grounds (71)
    • Excellent13%
    • Very good40%
    • Average25%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible10%
    Travellers talk about
    “ddr style” (8 reviews)
    “no lift” (7 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
    Rooftop Bar
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 104 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Our room was huge ad had windows on both sides. Decoration as promised in DDR style, including a working old radio. The beds were clean and comfortable; a pity the other guests wet the shared bathroom floor every time they used it. There's no lift,...More

    Thank cinbkk
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    For people looking for some Cold War 70s/80s nostalgia, staying here is the ultimate experience. The whole building is set in about 1978. Every aspect seems to be perfect. The reception, corridors, bathrooms and each bedroom is kitted out with authentic furniture and decor. The...More

    Thank 22,658
    Reviewed 27 June 2017

    My other half and I stayed here in January and found this place exactly what we where looking for. Close to public transport, which you will use a lot in Berlin depending on your area of interest. The train station is right on your door...More

    Thank Mik M
    Reviewed 26 May 2017

    I am interested in the DDR and so when this turned out to be the cheapest place to stay in Berlin I thought that was a pretty good coincidence. The hotel is next to the Ostbahnhof and so is pretty well connected to the S-bahn...More

    Thank Adam S
    Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

    Good location- not far from the restaurants and bars of Kreuzberg and Friedrichshain. Few mins from the station so could jump on the train to anywhere quickly. Overall the hostel was good. The staff were welcoming and helpful. The basics were all there. The bed...More

    Thank Antonia M
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Price range
    • USD 46 - USD 76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Location
    • Germany >
    • Berlin >
    • Friedrichshain
    • Also Known As
    • Ostel - Gdr The Hotel Berlin
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    Traveller (128)
    Room & Suite (46)
    Hotel & Grounds (71)
    Bathroom (11)
    When you arrive at Warschauer Strasse in the heart of
    the district, you have found one of Berlin’s party
    hotspots. At night in Friedrichshain, the energy is
    palpable and the streets of this old worker's quarter
    are full of street musicians. On one hand, you may
    find a bar with international crowds, electronic
    music, long lines and panoramic views - on the other,
    an outside venue by old train yards featuring decrepit
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    .38 km away
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    "no elevator, choose lower floors."
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    "Top floor quiet if you can manage the stairs!"
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    "Don't choose this place! but look at other hotels in the same area as the area is convenient for..."
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    "the WiFi isn't in the actual rooms, you'll need to visit the front desk each night."
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