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Josef Preis Allee 18, Salzburg, Austria

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2652 Total Reviews
  • 87%Value For Money
  • 86%Security
  • 84%Location
  • 82%Staff
  • 77%Atmosphere
  • 82%Cleanliness
  • 82%Facilities

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Guesthouse was nice, just teenager sports teams were there so made quite a lot of noise, but that has nothing to do with the guesthouse itself. The breakfast was good. When I arrived, staff didn't tell me when the breakfast and check out time was and did not seem very interested in me. But the receptionist when I was checking out was very nice and helpful. Overall, a very nice guesthouse!

  • 16th Aug 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Lithuania
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


Nice clean room and showers and toilets were clean. The hostel/ hotel itself attracted lots of school groups, and families with young kids, so was packed! Not too bad if your only there a couple of days, but can imagine can get annoying if staying there longer. Also myself and my friend booked an all female dorm, which was fine, but got put with two older ladies. Not so much fun in the morning when trying to get changed etc. also no wifi in the rooms, works ok in the reception area.


It was good accomodation for the price, staff was kind and ready to help.I don't have any complaints on services. Breakfast was very good.

  • 14th Aug 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Bosnia And Herzegovina
  • Female, 41+
  • (1 review)


A great breakfast is included. The rooms are very small for 8 people & having only 1 Power Point the room is very frustrating


perfect location, staff and breakfast.


A very big establishment that obviously caters for a lot of people, if you're looking for something small and more intimate then this isn't the place for you but the dorm beds were comfortable, the showers and toilets were separate but clean and well maintained and the breakfast buffet was very substantial, which is great ahead of a long day out. Staff were really helpful and access was good via bus around the city.


This was a really good location for exploring Salzburg - just a 10 minute walk from the main part of the old town. The breakfasts were amazing and the rest of the hostel had a nice atmosphere and was clean and felt safe. Showers were nice and hot and powerful. One of the best hostels I've stayed in.

  • 7th Aug 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Northern Ireland
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


cheap and value for money. worth staying


The hostel rooms are located in the basement - and are quite doll. Futhermore: no kitchen and the breakfast isn't that fantastic. We weren't pleased with the staff, because they forgot that we had signed on (and paid 40€ each) for the "sound of music"-bus tour - replying us only with an "ups". We missed the first half hour of the tour because of them.


The one thing I found frustrating was the wifi. It required me to register using a phone number. However, I don't even have a phone with me. Most international travelers who do don't have working SIM cards to take calls and instead rely on wifi hotspots to find internet, which they can't access before registering. This means that even though there is "free" WIFI, it's nearly inaccessible to visitors.

  • 5th Aug 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


Rooms were small but aside from being a bit cramped they were clean and wifi worked well. Breakfast was the best ive had in a hostel.


This is a really great place to stay. The breakfast is amazing and it is in an awesome location.


One male staff member was constantly very rude to our group blaming us for staff faults and the bathrooms were cleaned AFTER peak shower times (midday and only once) so bathrooms were never clean. Room itself was good and location wasn't too bad. Breakfast was good


More packing spaces please.


This is more like a hotel than a regular hostel. Lockers are in the hallway and you have to pay to use them.


Excellent breakfast, but wifi only available in the common area


One entry card for the room while travelling with 2 people, no lockers, nothing much to do there, only people you're likely to meet are your roommates.


The breakfast provided was good and it was near the city centre but we had trouble finding it.


The dorm was a bit small but overall very clean


Fantastic hostel with hotel feel. The inclusion of breakfast is fantastic however there are no kitchens to prepare food yourself. The hostel attracted a whole range of ages and is not suitable if you are looking to find a big group to go out drinking with

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