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Spitalska 35, Bratislava, Slovakia

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3311 Total Reviews
  • 83%Value For Money
  • 84%Security
  • 86%Location
  • 83%Staff
  • 78%Atmosphere
  • 81%Cleanliness
  • 81%Facilities

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Only stayed here one night, but really couldn't have stayed any longer, very clean and safe, but the rooms are tiny, and the beds are too small also. Certainly the rooms should be bigger than they are for fitting 6/8 people in.


It's a very central nice place to stay. The garden is very cosy. THe BQ is horrible, the idea is good, but dry bread and bad sausage didn't do it for me. no aircondition.


The rooms were a little scruffy and the kitchen was quite small and basic. The staff however were really nice and helpful!


Needless to say this is an excellent hostel. Perfect really. STOP HERE! Bratislava is worth visiting just to stop in this hostel alone.


Very easy to locate and walkable from the bus stop. I had a great time. value for money. staff was friendly. Only remark I have is - front office staff can provide better guidance on the places to see in bratislava.


When you're running a youth hostel in a small-ish Central European town, your staff have gotta be at least remotely familiar with the bus and train schedules in and around the region, and at least appear like they're equipped to help you out with finding a way out of town. Like, this is practically half their job. Staff here were almost aggressively unhelpful in this regard. It's a hostel. In Bratislava. You should be prepared for people asking how to get to Budapest, Vienna, etc.


The hostel was very nice, clean and the staff friendly.


Change your flyers/leaflets because you're still communicating that there is a free parking area at the hostel but when we arrived we had to pay 10 euros. Besides it was a nice hostel to stay for one night.


Staff was very friendly/welcoming, and extremely helpful. The hostel is in a great location but is set back so there was little noise from the streets at night which was nice. Only stayed for 2 days but overall had a great experience!

  • 19th Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


Had to wait over 30 minutes at the desk for check-in due to one computer not working. Room was standard, toilet and showers average. The garden had a good atmosphere, with a BBQ going. The bar served cheap beer and the Pub Crawl was one of the best nights I've had. WiFi also worked well.


Solid hostel. Enjoyed my stay. Rooms are a good size and beds are comfortable. Big lockers. Showers ran cold if you didn't get up early enough to use the hot water. Would recommend if you are traveling to Bratislava. Within walking distance to most major sites to see!


The bunk bed were nearly falling apart and we felt like that could be a hazard to sleep in. For 'security reasons' jeg make you wear a paper armband you cannot take off. Reception is way too busy to help you with anything but checking in and getting their payment


Very nice hostel, free washing!!! Nice garden and sausages in the evening. Top stuff.


Excellent place to stay would definitely recommend it. Great atmosphere, great facilities and very clean.

  • 13th Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Ireland
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


Clean but very small rooms, close to railway station. Very good internet connection. Friendly stuff.


The Facilities were some of the best we've used! Right in the city centre, Great atmosphere of the hostel and dirt cheap drinks. Had a great time would go back again!


Hey, it was good but I didn't like the fact that the barman obligated me to consume something so I could sit and watch the football match. It was rude. Also he closed the bar before the match ended and we all had to move, he could have waited 20 minutes more until the match had ended, that was not very nice.


Tv didn't work.


Meh. Weird crowd, everybody kept to their own groups which isn't good for solo travelers. Bar was dead. Decent enough hostel I guess but left early because Bratislava is boring as all hell. Move on.


The bartender in the basement put me off. If you just want to hangout he will kick you out. Then there is the city, just skip everything except the old town.

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