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Witham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't know where to begin praising this place up. Superb value for money, spotlessly clean, staff very attentative and informative with info to enhance your stay, Kitchen, again, so clean, and everything is replenished as its eaten/drunk. I stayed on my own, the room had 2 single beds, which were very comfortable, a large window, lovely warm radiator. The shared...

1Thank tim b
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for three nights in a private room with private bathroom. Room was clean, quiet and as described. Staff were friendly and the breakfast was good. Nice location in the Jewish quarter. Great value for money.

Thank Melanie C
Reviewed 1 November 2016

nice room with constant hot water in clean showers ,decent breakfast eat as much as you like, very helpful staff ,5 min tram ride to main square or 20 min walk theres a tv room if you feel inclined recommended for a budget price

Thank Gary J
Airdrie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2016

i had the pleasure to stay at the secret garden hostel for 4 nights in october 2016, lovely little hostel superb hard working staff more than helpful staff would highly recommend.i shad a single room directly across from a spotlessly clean bathroom/toilet,the breakfast was simple but more than adequate.

Thank Charles M
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2016

The road the hotel is on is very noisy even at 3am. The toilet in our room had a broken flush, The lamp on one side was broken and the plug socket hanging from the wall revealing all the wires. The breakfast was very poor. The room smelt of tobacco and was being covered up badly with a plug in....

Thank pixienesh
Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 8 October 2016

This was my third stay at the Secret Garden Hostel, and they delivered as always. Good location, clean, nice rooms, very nice team, good breakfast, WI-FI. The only comment I have is to improve information flow between accounting and reception which would speed up the reservation process without muda (i.e. waste of time).

Thank Boston991
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights at the beginning of October and overall it was very pleasant. The instructions hostel world gave us were incorrect from Krakow airport we got a train to the station then walked as we could see no trams that went in the direction we needed. Staff were always very friendly. Free tea and coffee making...

Thank SophieGoodman
Layton, Utah
Reviewed 3 October 2016

I never saw any “secret garden” at this hostel, only a smoking area behind a gate that perhaps they were referring to. Krakow was sweltering hot in September and this hostel is not air conditioned. My room heated up to unbelievable temperatures during the day. You could barely stand to stay in there to change clothes. At night I opened...

Thank Outdoorpartner
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We spent 3 nights at the hostel in September when the weather was a little cool. The indoor aircon is far too hot wherever one goes. The staff at the Hostel Reception are helpful. Our twin low, wooden beds were very squeaky and we barely moved as the noise was quite disturbing. They should invest in better quality beds/mattresses. The...

Thank shazaSA
Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Great place to stay. Big rooms with bathroom, complète kitchen, generous breakfast included. It is situated near Kazimierz but a 15 minutes walk from Wawel Hill. Nice staff but not really à place to meet people. There is a milk bar (a real one) vers near.

Thank Justine S

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about The Secret Garden Hostel

Address: ul. Skawinska 7, Krakow 31-066, Poland
Region: Poland > Southern Poland > Lesser Poland Province > Krakow > Kazimierz , Stare Miasto
Price Range: $36 - $58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Secret Garden Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
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Secret Garden Hostel Krakow
Secret Garden Hostel Hotel Krakow
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#3 Best Value Hotel in Krakow
#18 Family Hotel in Krakow
#35 Romantic Hotel in Krakow
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“A 10 minute stroll to the square in the old town, with amazing buildings to admire on the way.”
 of 5 bubbles timb694, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Up the steps somewhere”
 of 5 bubbles Outdoorpartner, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you can't climb too many stairs, ask for a room on a lower floor.”
 of 5 bubbles shazaSA, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Avoid studio skavinska 13, 33a”
 of 5 bubbles Traveller19682014, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Tried to get a twin room, but only managed a double. Bed too small for two people (well particularly two friends) so I'd recommend a twin if possible.”
 of 5 bubbles 142maeveh, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
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