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Emma Hostel Reviews

Na Zderaze 10, Prague, Prague, Czech Republic

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1250 Total Reviews
  • 83%Value For Money
  • 77%Security
  • 86%Location
  • 75%Staff
  • 67%Atmosphere
  • 67%Cleanliness
  • 67%Facilities

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The cheapest hostel I've stayed at while in Europe. It wasn't the best place I've stayed at, I've paid double for worse places. Value for money! I stayed in a private room the first few nights which is in a separate building up stairs and you have three doors to unlock - great security. Very quiet in the building, no one around. Facilities are good and staff are friendly and helpful. I then stayed in a dorm and the beds where great. Not a party hostel though and not much atmosphere.


I stayed here with three friends for two nights in the 4 person private. The apartment itself was quite nice, it was clean and had what was needed. The hostel is close enough to the min town you can walk but it is about a 15 min walk to get to the main parts of the city, but that was not a problem for us so it was fine. However the staff was not very helpful. They did not seem educated on the city and we had some that were actually quite rude. Overall a decent hostel though.

  • 21st Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Canada
  • All Female Group, 18-24
  • (1 review)


The location is the best thing of that hostel, also the price, of course. You pay nearly nothing, so that's what you get for it. The hostel is not the best, but it has everything you need to stay there few days and sleep. They offer you hairdryers (good for girls), and the sheets don't seem to be very clean, the toilets could be better but it's okay. It's as warm as needed, even the hot water in the showers it's not working sometimes.. Don't forget to bring flip-flops! ;)


I really enjoyed my days there! The price is okay, and the facilities and everything it's so good! The free breakfast is a very good point, the room was very clean, and even it was of 18 people it was so good. The beds have lights, plugs, and courtains. The kitchen is quite small, but it has everything (sofas, tv..) The location is also good, you have the metro station (black line) and bus in front of the hostel, and there are lots of connections of night buses to get there afterparty!


We supposed to stay for 2 nights. Unclean bed sheets and pillows. The air flow was really bad. There was strange smell in the hostel. The cleanliness is really unacceptable so we decided to canceled for the second day. Then the staff show us another room which was better. It was ridiculous that we got a unclean room at first. Yet, we cannot receive any return for the cancellation. Don't save a small amount of money. There are many other good hostels around.


This hostel is very very economical. But the facilities are pathetic. The toilets do not have proper latches and the shower area does not have a door. The ground floor rooms are pretty unsafe since the passers by can easily break open the window and steal your things. Overall, it was not that great an experience.


Nice place, very comfortable. Everything is good.


Very clean hostel, owner speaks good English. Very easy metro ride away from the main train station, the airport, and the Castle district hill. It was also right next to the Church of Sts. Cyril and Methodius, where Jozef Gabcik and Jan Kubis, the assassins of Reinhard Heydrich, the Nazi "Butcher of Prague" staged their last stand. There is a memorial to them in the church, so anyone remotely interested in WWII should check it out.


Great location & staff were helpful. Cheap hostel, but you don't get much for your money. Beds aren't great, only 3 toilets & 2 showers for men, & none of the locks work properly on any of the toilets. Also there is a lack of sockets in the rooms.


Great position, easy to get to from the airport and great for visit the city by foot. The hostel is in a historic building, adapted to create more rooms. Rooms basic but complete. The only flaw is the cleaning of the common areas, probably caused by the carelessness of the other guests.

  • 19th Feb 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Italy
  • Couple, 31-40
  • (1 review)


Poor WIFI connections. Noisy beds. Nobody hangs out in the common area. Nevertheless, this hotel is very convenient since it is close to other attractions.

  • 15th Feb 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Hong Kong
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


nice hostel, nice staff und very good location! The bedroom was warm and cosy, the bathrooms where quite clean, If you search for a cheap hostel with a good athmosphere and a great position, emma hostel will be perfect for you!

  • 13th Feb 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • Couple, 18-24
  • (1 review)


Good location. Clean and the stuff was nice. Pretty worthy for the money.


It's necessasry improve the public attention

  • 4th Feb 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Spain
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


Beds were making to much noise.They should be replaced with the new ones.

  • 29th Jan 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Turkey
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


Great staff, really helpful. :)


I only stayed one night, but this was great value for money. I pass through Prague frequently and this was three times cheaper than what I've paid before, and it was for a six-room dorm, so not too crowded. Good location near the metro, quite clean, free internet, friendly staff. No breakfast as far as I could tell. Overall, it had everything I needed so no complaints.


It was quite nice to stay in this hostel. Good location, well heated rooms, clean bathrooms and Very friendly and helpful staff. Airport Pick-Up Service of Roman is Highly Recommended! It is cheaper than taking a taxi and you get a great chat from Roman who knows best pubs and restaurants in the town :) Besides, he is very flexible with his schedule based on your arrival time.


Nice place, nice people. Very close to bars and absenthi places.


Could have been a cleaner place. I liked that the door had a lock on it that everyone had to lock. Plugs weren't everywhere (4 for 8 people) but my room wasn't booked fully so it worked out. STAFF WAS HORRIBLE and very unhelpful. We asked for directions to the airport at 4 am since we had an early flight and the guy pointed out the door and said 'back there you to take the bus..." no description at all he was very useless . Good location however, bathrooms could be updated a bit too.

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