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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is really convenience place to go to many attractions ,shops , restaurants and main train station , it is walking distance . I stayed in female dorm, it was nice , comfortable and clean. There is bathroom ensuit , very good!! There is living area too. Housekeeper clean the rooms every day. Breakfast was basic but good , I...

Thank Piggyslim
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016

This hostel situates very near to the city centre of Krakow (5 mins walk) and at the same time it also situates very close to the main train station of Krakow so it is very convenient to get in and travel around the city. The bedroom is clean and tidy although it is a little bit small. The staff is...

Thank vinceyeung
Arona, Italia
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Very nice place, quiet and very clean, colse to the city center! Recomended if you want to spend not so much money... The staff is really kind! I stay there four nights in female dormitory with bathroom inside the room. Also breakfast was good.

Thank evakant85
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 22 July 2016

We stayed in a (private) double room for two nights, meaning that we had our own room with a shower and sink but shared a toilet with several other rooms. All of the facilities during our stay were clean and well maintained. The breakfast provided was in keeping with local style: cold meats, bread and cheese, as well as a...

Thank Josh W
Dorking, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Great location only 5 mins walk from main square. Stayed in room 201 for two nights on a stag do. The Staff ask for passports and 100 zsloty deposit.Rooms were clean. Beds were very narrow. Continental breakfast offered on the top floor, dint find this out until the second morning.

Thank sprecks2
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for 2 nights in late June when the weather was very hot (90s/30s), and while the location was ideal, I'm not sure if I'd stay again or recommend it, mainly due to the below average communication skills of the staff I encountered. Location: An easy walk from the train/bus station makes for easier arrival and departure, and...

Thank kc207202
Lewes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

We bought 18 students here for a 3 night visit. As staff we were in room 201 which meant you had to go out in the corridor to use the toilet. On our third night a group of Polish students arrived in 202 - it appeared to be a mixed group, several of the boys used the shared toilet and...

1Thank jasperqm
Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

I had a very nice stay here during a short budget business trip. The single rooms with shared toilet have their own private shower and sink and are very comfortable. The WiFi connection was excellent, enough to Skype and stream if you wanted to. The location cannot really be beaten - right in the old town and one of the...

Thank logroves
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Lovely little hostel. Not very busy when we went but I suppose it is January! Double room with shower reasonably priced, clean and comfortable. Staff friendly and a very convenient location for the station and old town. Would recommend. Thanks!

Thank Gemma A
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Located in the heart of old town Krakow, this is an easy 5-6 min walk from main train/bus station. Accommodations are spartan but adequate. The rooms are spartan and some have shared toilets. I would advise this hostel to those of us who consider it a place to sleep. We relax/live out life elsewhere. The staff was always very friendly,...

Thank Magda B

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The City Hostel is a place designed for those who want to discover Krakow in their own, special way. We have converted a 19th century historical tenement in the centre of the Old Town into a meeting place for people from all over the world. In doing this we have tried to retain the warm atmosphere of the historical interiors. The City Hostel reflects Krakow's climate perfectly: only here does youthful energy meet tradition to create a spicy mix of modernity and history. At our place, you can plan your tour of the intriguing corners of the city and rest after discovering the charms of famous Krakow clubs all night. ... more   less 

Additional Information about City Hostel

Address: ul. Sw. Krzyza 21, Krakow 31-023, Poland
Region: Poland > Southern Poland > Lesser Poland Province > Krakow
Price Range: $35 - $60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — City Hostel 1*
Number of rooms: 18
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“no lifts in this hostel and there are around 5/F. If you carry heavy luggage, better add special request that you want ground floor rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles vinceyeung, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“First floor single room, ensuite shower and clean toilet to share with 2 other rooms”
 of 5 bubbles PhilG8, 28 May 2015 | Read review
“State that the room without a window isnt acceptable”
 of 5 bubbles tatata333, 23 Apr 2013 | Read review
“no lift so when your carrying heavy luggage maybe you can request a room on the ground or first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles sherry_riosa, 24 Mar 2013 | Read review
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