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Ars Hostel & Bar Reviews

ul. Koletek 7, Krakow, Poland

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92%

Rating
788 Total Reviews
  • 94%Value For Money
  • 89%Security
  • 97%Location
  • 95%Staff
  • 93%Atmosphere
  • 88%Cleanliness
  • 87%Facilities

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94%

Great bunch of guys here! Definitely recommend


91%

Really great experience at Ars Hostel! The staff was absolutely phenomenal. They were incredibly kind and welcoming, and all very helpful. Also in an AWESOME location, only about a 5 minute walk from Old Town and the main square. If I ever visit Kraków again, I'd be more than happy to stay there and I'd easily recommend it to a friend.


94%

Staff were excellent - very knowledgeable and accommodating. It was inconvenient not having electrical outlets in the rooms though - particularly trying to keep mobile phones etc charged when you're away from home for a weekend.

  • 17th Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • All Male Group, 25-30
  • (1 review)


91%

All the staff were lovely, location was perfect 5 mins from the main square and main attractions, area seemed quiet safe! Breakfast was pretty basic bread n cheese or cereal but for the price u cannot complain :) would stay again!


100%

This is a great hostel centrally located between the Jewish district (bar scene) and the historic town center. The hosts were extremely nice and eager to help. I absolutely enjoyed every second in Krakow and would go back in a heartbeat. The hostel offers one free vodka shot per guest per night.


91%

Nice small Hostel in an atmospheric old house with very friendly and helpful staff.

  • 19th Sep 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • Male, 31-40
  • (1 review)


100%

Great staff, hostel right by the castle. Make sure you check out the salt mines after aushwitz, bit of a pick you up after such a horrifying tour.


100%

If your looking for a great place to stay which is safe, great staff, clean and located only 10 minute walk from the old square, then this is for you. Our stag party of 9 had a great time. Thank you Ars hostel we'll be back :)

  • 10th Sep 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


100%

It's a great place to stay. Within 5 minutes walk from main city attraction. Quite and cosy. Clean rooms and Wi-Fi access. Really cheap. Nice atmosphere and really helpful staff. Thank You!


91%

Very nice and clean Hostel in a superbly central spot. Helpful staff, not too crowded, good breakfast.


100%

Great stay, the best staff ever, very clean and cozy. You can relax here after long day and prepere for great night in Kraków


100%

The staff are the kindest person ever!! They will help you as much as they can and the will even give you some Polish Vodka shots


91%

Amazing staff, best hostel I've stayed in, mainly because of the fantastically communal spirit that the staff here foster, absolutely loved my stay!!

  • 4th Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


100%

I really enjoyed the time in Ars Hostel. Everything was perfect. Very helpful staff, great location (close to everywhere). Free vodka shot each night. Peanuts and snack in the room. Recommend to everybody.

  • 24th Jun 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Poland
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


94%

Very nice hostel to stay through weekend or even one or 2 week vacation. As for me, the atmosphere is really nice, so calm and cosy inside. As for the location, that is in the very centre of the old city, literary 2 minutes from the Wawel Castle. People are alright, if you need anything they will help even at night time whenever you ask them. This is important. If you choose to stay for a while and have fun in Krakow, I do recommend this hostel. Definitely would stay there next time.

  • 15th Jun 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Ukraine
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


29%

Arrived and due to a powercut were told we had to stay elsewhere, the other hostel they had booked us into was disgusting. Highly disappointed as I was looking forward to staying at this hostel.


89%

Very nice staff !!!!

  • 6th Jun 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Brazil
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)




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