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Riverside Hostel Gdansk Reviews

ul. Powroźnicza 18/24 lok.2, Gdansk, Poland

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93%

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363 Total Reviews
  • 94%Value For Money
  • 89%Security
  • 100%Location
  • 94%Staff
  • 90%Atmosphere
  • 91%Cleanliness
  • 91%Facilities

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66%

Great hostel location just near the old town, only really let down by the lack of atmosphere - perhaps this was because it was towards the end of the tourists season and he hostel was fairly quiet, bit mainly because (most. not all) of the staff were quite aloof and distracted. Maybe in the peak season the atmosphere would be better, but overall its a nice hostel

  • 13th Sep 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


94%

A great place to stay in Gdansk. The staff are welcoming and friendly. The location is perfect.


97%

Perfect location and amazing views from the window of the dorm! Really friendly staff, enough showers and toilets and pretty clean. Every bed has a socket and self, which is very handy. I would recommend taking the upper bed, the bulk beds are not very high.


89%

Try to find a better accommodoation in better place and with better staff!


89%

The location was absolutely perfect and what made it better was that the 10-bed dorm had an excellent view of the river with the Gdansk eye perfectly visible as well.

  • 29th Aug 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • China
  • Mixed Group, 18-24
  • (1 review)


89%

Ночью кто то пукал и храпел,мы жили в комнате из 6 кроватей. В первыую ночь, ночью кричали какие то посетители и что то разбили,приехала полиция и стало тихо. Хороший завтрак и персонал . Камеры для хранения личных вещей работали нормально. Рекомендую тем кому нужно совсем задешево заночевать в гданьске)))

  • 29th Aug 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Russia
  • All Male Group, 25-30
  • (1 review)


91%

Small hostel,great staff! Very central location, quiet inside (ok for sleeping ;)) Not the best party atmosphere ever,but the city offers you a lot.


94%

Great and friendly staff. Perfect location. Fine space in rooms and lots of toilets and showers. Nice and clean. Well it would be nice to have a towel on the toilet. Will come back.


94%

Had a great night in Gdansk! Perfect location on the river. Small and cozy but still social. Cute kitchen, but could maybe benefit with another bathroom or two. A fellow traveler (Michalina) had been there a few days so she showed me around and even helped me book my transport the next day. You guys should hire her. She made my whole stay awesome! Also staff works in 24 hour shifts and I think that's bogus but it didn't negatively effect me. Really recommend this place.


60%

Though 2/3 of the staff are responsible, the 1/3 that stays up all night partying and noise making until 5 A.M. with his friends from the street left me with a poor impression. Some guests were unable to enter or leave the hostel as he had fallen into a drunken sleep in the reception area and it was 8 A.M. That was a sad sight. Personally I could not sleep at all that night because of the alcohol and noise. The more reliable staff covered for him the best they could but there is no excuse.


97%

Staff are fantastic! Friendly, chilled and always ready for a drink. Had a fantastic week in Gdansk due to choosing this hostel. I'll return. Great location 15sec walk from street with all the action. Choose the big dorm room to get the great river views.


66%

Pros: The location of this hostel is very good and it has a lovely view of the river from the 10-bed room. 1 private bathroom/shower. Some staff members are really pleasant & genuinely nice & helpful. Cons: It's strange taking a shower with someone using the toilet in the same "air space." Some lockers are broken & the door is rarely locked - security issue? Some of the staff seem really unprofessional & more concerned with socializing than doing their jobs. Has a lot of potential.

  • 1st Aug 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


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