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great location in the city centre, just behind the castle. Friendly and helpful staff, I really appreciated the option to get a breakfast packed box for those who needed to leave the hostel before the breakfast time. Free wi-fi (good)working only in the lunge and not in the rooms (bad). two minor drawbacks: the door of the en-suit toilet didn't close at all and the door of the room didn't close or open automatically,you needed always the key. In case of fire that door could be a serious problem.
This hostel was fine although wasn't very much happening in the social areas. Perhaps it was because it was a weekday in September. Hostel could do with installing more power sockets in the rooms.
Nice place to stay for one or two nights.
It was great that I could leave my bike just in the hall! When I had Problems getting WLAN on my Smartphone the members of staff were very helpful. Breakfast was excellent. Indeed I enjoyed my stay very much! Ulrike
- Novice Nomad
- Female, 41+
- (1 review)
This is a huge fairly automated hostel - standard hostel fare - little of the cozy, personal atmosphere but cheap and convenient.