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Brno, Czech Republic
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42 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nothing good in this hostel. Old rooms dirty beds and rooms are very cold. Not renovated. The bathrooms are in very bad condition. It's not worth to go there. There are better hostels than this. It says that they have breakfast. But this is not breakfast like that we expected. It's very poor. JUST DONT GO THERE

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Thank Mixalis I
Prague, Czech Republic
1 review
Reviewed 27 October 2015

This hostel may be in good location and most of the staff was very nice, but the hostel itself was disgusting. The sheets did not fit on the beds all the way, there were spiders and spiderwebs on the walls, there were nasty marks on the walls, holes punched in the door, the toilets smelled horrible, there was no soap... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 September 2015

It's a dirty, smelling, humid place. Rooms aren't cleaned before arriving, there's dust everywhere: not only under beds, but also on the chairs, radiator, in the toilet and bathroom. Lockers are metal and they make noise when you walk around the room, there's also problem with locking them. Staff is not taking away trash ot checking if toilet paper is... More 

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1 review
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

In the description of the room was info that the towels and breakfast are included. Towel was a small piece of ugly cloth and breakfast was not eatable (old bread with marmolade plus cheap instant coffee). I ended up with searching for a clean, decent towel in the city centre (not too easy) and breakfasts ate outside. Walls in my... More 

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Thank Anna B
barcelona
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43 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2015

It was conveniently located, within walking distance of every interesting sight. The hostel staff is very friendly and helpful. However, the shared bathroom smelled funny and by the third night it was very dirty. The showers worked perfectly though (great water temperature and pressure). The room floors were dirty, looked like they barely clean them. The entire hotel needs some... More 

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Thank montse c
Montreal, Canada
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

A friend of mine booked this hostel without reading the reviews. I was skeptical about it but actually it wasn't so bad for 1 star hotel. Our room had its own bathroom. And it was clean and proper. It is an old building but I hope that if more people stay there they will put some money to make the... More 

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Thank Svet P
Villahermosa, Mexico
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42 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2015

This hotel has a regular location, outside Stare Miasto or downtown but it can be easily reached by tram or walking. It's cheap and clean, but not very comfortable. Wi-Fi never worked. Staff is really helpful and friendly, though.

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Thank GemaKarina
Warsaw, Poland
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30 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2015

Definitely dirty! Location is great, but... apart from that... If you're older or having difficulties with walking, do not even try it :/ Most of the rooms are on the second or third floor, no lift. I had the room with a shower, so I expected at least the tiniest bathroom, but it was really room with a shower, the... More 

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Thank Magda K
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2015 via mobile

Beds were dirty with hair on them and some of them hair stains, I didn't used their pillow, it was too dirty, I used the travel one I had. The room floor was also dirty with hair, The bathroom was ok.

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Thank giuseppe p
Rome, Italy
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43 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2014

We've been at this hostel the week of the 15th, in a private doble room. Filth was not only in the rooms (hair on bed, stained couch) and in the dining room (the food is “stored” inside open baskets and kept for days, on the microwave there are hair and dust puffs.. not to mention on the ground) on the... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Centrum Hostel with over 200 beds, is Krakows largest tourist hostel located in the centre and cater for all travellers, from student groups to backpackers. Located in St. Gertrudy street 10, a few minutes walk from the Market Place and cafes, nightlife, restaurants and close to the Main Train Station. Friendly atmosphere and staff, free internet access and very clean and comfortable rooms with linen provided. We offer 4, 6, 8, 10 and 12-bedded rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel Centrum

Address: ul. Sw. Gertrudy 10, Krakow 31-046, Poland
Region: Poland > Southern Poland > Lesser Poland Province > Krakow > Stare Miasto
Price Range: $16 - $103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Hostel Centrum 1*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Please stay away from this place, they're lying about the breakfast!”
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“The two top rooms seem to be the best (if you are happy with the stairs)”
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