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Hostel Downtown

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great location, you could get to the main attractions on foot. We stayed in a private room, which was very comfortable. The shower was good and it was very spacious. Breakfast was good. There's a fridge where you can store your food and there are cooking facilities. The staff was friendly. Many restaurants nearby.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed here for 3 nights while traveling abroad in Europe. The staff could not have been nicer! They offered event nights, took us out, and even had daily tours of the city of Prague. Our guide Gilberto was excellent and a real treat. He showed us all the hot spots in Prague, plus more. The hostel had a wonderful...

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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After so many great reviews i decided to stay there with friend. However there were many issues. 1. you hear everything through the walls. During the first night someone was vomiting close to our room so half of the night we could not sleep. Was really annoying and amazing that we need to hear it. :( 2.people do not care...

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Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

First of all: the staff is extremely kind. Anything you need, they can help and suggest. The hostel is awesome: excellent location, bars, stores, restaurants, tourist attractions and subway very close. Stayed in a 3-bed room, in the 6th floor. A lot of space, very clean and quiet. They have elevators, so you don't have to worry if traveling with...

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1Thank AlanMiguel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at this hostel with my friend 6 days last year and one day on my trip to Prague now. The location of the hostel is great, walking distance to the city center, but the best part about it is people, the hostel team. They are genuinely warm and nice, they organise a lot of free activities and they...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been traveling for 2 months in Europe now and I can proudly say this is the best hostel I've ever stay, the location is perfect close to everything (restaurant, bar/pub, night club, city Square, Castle, Charles bridge etc. There is a mini market and a kebab restaurant right next door. Also there is a well equipped kitchen to cook...

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1Thank Alexis L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hostel is incredible! The location is perfect for someone who likes to walk everywhere like me. The staff are some of the most amazing people I have met on my trip around Europe! I arrived really exhausted from my travels and was immediately offered water or tea! When I mentioned that I would rather have a beer, Brent went...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great hostel! IT HAS A PIANO, and a guitar so... Huge common so people spread out a bit and it gets harder to interact but group activities every day make up for it. I met wonderful people there. All the staff was Excellent but Brent was my favorite.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The location is perfect and the staff is incredible. They offer activities every night, even free dinner two times a week. Special thanks to Brent: he made us his Czech version of poutine and it was per-fect!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is hands down the best hostel I have ever stayed at. The rooms and facilities are nice and clean. But what makes this place really special is the staff. Brent in particular will go above and beyond to make sure you have the best time of your life in Prague. He has activities planned every day and night that...

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Stare Mesto (Old Town)
One of the oldest neighbourhoods in town represents the medieval heart of Prague. It’s no surprise it is bustling with tourists every time of day. Križovnický square, overlooking Charles Bridge with Prague Castle in the background, is probably the most beautiful square in the city. Its unique historical atmosphere of gothic houses and churches, cobblestone streets and squares, and stone towers blend together with the modern era. A vast array of bars, restaurants, dance clubs, international brand shops, galleries and hotels bring life to the old city. With its charming and picturesque cobblestone streets, the nightlife and parties will surely be unforgettable.
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hostel Downtown offers quality and inexpensive accommodation in newly refurbished beautiful building.Hostel Downtown is open all year 24 hours a day. Accommodation is available in apartments/rooms with shower or in shared rooms (dormitories). The reception desk is open 24 hours. Friendly English speaking staff will be happy to help you with all your requests. Hostel Downtown is the first hostel in the Central and Eastern Europe that was awarded a "HI Quality" certificate from Hostelling International. We are very happy and proud! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel Downtown

Address: Narodni 949/19, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
Region: Czech Republic > Bohemia > Prague > Stare Mesto (Old Town) , Praha 1
Price Range: $37 - $192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Hostel Downtown 1*
Number of rooms: 20
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