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Vintage Hostel Gare du Nord Reviews

73, Rue de Dunkerque, Paris, France

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85%

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3114 Total Reviews
  • 83%Value For Money
  • 86%Security
  • 85%Location
  • 90%Staff
  • 83%Atmosphere
  • 88%Cleanliness
  • 83%Facilities

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100%

Excellent in every way.


86%

I mean the hostel itself was fine. Wifi worked in the rooms, each bed had its own light and power outlet there. 2 out of 3 staff I interacted with were great. That one other one though... She was terribly rude. Least helpful woman on the planet. Even my roommates said the same thing! She would just point you in random directions. She clearly didn't even know what she was talking about. Her friend who seemed to come and hang out every day knew more than she did.


89%

Super clean rooms, clean bathroom in dorms with good ratio for sharing, and good location close to the Gare du Nord. However only the surrounding blocks were safe, but the outerlying streets were not (especially around metro Barbes-Rochechuart and the area around the Gare du Nord). But that is not the hostel's fault. Reliable hostel experience. Recommended if you need to be near the Gare du Nord which has the RER B line direct to Aeroport Charles de Gaulle.


97%

Easy to find, near train station. Subway nearby. Free WIFI worked well. Very clean room.


97%

Excellent room, nicely decorated and clean. With elevator! Good breakfast and a super reasonable price for Paris. We will return. (We're in our 70's. )


83%

Decent stay. The breakfast was lacking- only a roll, a croissant, and coffee/tea/juice, but it's free so whatever. I don't have any complaints.


94%

Good hostel. Should put a slam damper on the main stairwell door, that thing travels through the whole hotel!


94%

Hi, I had a wonderful stay at Vintage Hostel and can only recommend it further. Great staff! Convenient location considering the metro connections. Good facilities and supportive helpdesk round the clock. Thank you for making my stay in Paris so memorable and comfortable! Keep it going.

  • 20th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • India
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


86%

10 minutes from gare du Nord this is a very nice clean place. WiFi and breakfast are free. And both are very good. I would highly recommend.


80%

hello ma friend. hostel is realy vintage. evrything long walking dystanc. but very nearly sacrecoeur. i really liked the brakfest very many with good bagette and croysants.... mhmmmmm. Roms are good, many steps, looong way. Very vintage blänket, much warm, such wow balcony. Shower in room, very wet :( Ma friend, you wanna stay here? DANGER, no wather drink! With stink, no good for you ma friend!!!!!! walk two hour to pompidu, long way, feet hurt :(( French people no nice to us, always buschy...


89%

Positives: Bathroom en-suite, clean, good atmosphere, comfortable beds. Location is pretty convenient with 2 Velib stations and a metro station within a few blocks. I recommend walking a bit for restaurants though. Staff is very helpful. Negatives: Lockers are .50 (cheap, but annoying), not in rooms, and not enough for all guests. Rooms are a bit cramped.


80%

Located near the Gare du Nord, which is convenient on arriving but not very convenient any time else as you need a serious trip to get anywhere good. Kitchen with all amenities, standard breakfast. En suite bathrooms seem like a better idea than they actually are: when your room mates are on a different schedule than you are you do have someone right next door turning on the shower etc while you are trying to sleep. Rooms on first floor a little noisy. Very friendly staff.


89%

rooms are a bit smaller than the average hostel, but overall good experience.


80%

Very nice hostel located by a couple of stations which makes it easy to travel around Paris. Have a great happy hour from 6-8. Would recommend to friends.


94%

We were two couples and booked two rooms with attached bathrooms. They were on the 5th floor with private balconies. Rooms were clean, and quiet. There was hot water. The counter staff were very helpful and friendly, free breakfast as advertised (croissant, bread, bagel, juice, milk n coffee) and beer was cheap. Wifi good speed. 15mins walk from Gare du Nord and 10 mins to the nearest Metro. We couldn't have asked for more!

  • 11th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Malaysia
  • Male, 41+
  • (1 review)


83%

Staff seemed knowledgeable, breakfast was nice, continental. Bathrooms were renovated and clean, but they kept on removing my travelling partner's sheets even though he hadn't checked out.

Owner Comment (Hide)
Dear guess thans for your visit and for your so nice review, i am glad to see you enjoy your break with us in VINTAGE HOSTEL, that you loved our staff who always do their best in order to gaurantee the best service, our free parisian breakfast and its delicious croissants!!! Sorry for hte sheet problem but it surely a mistake!! Hope to welcome you back soon in VINTAGE HOSTEL Lida Manager

77%

Good location, close to Nord train station. Anni at reception is super helpful, and very friendly. Free breakfast and a later than usual check-out time.

Owner Comment (Hide)
Dear guess, thanks for your visit and for your so nice review for the hostel and for Anni, we are glad to hear you loved your break in VINTAGE HOSTEL and we hope to welcome you back soon!! Lida manager

80%

At the end of our stay in Paris we stayed here just one night before leaving the city since we had an early train. Can't comment much on the atmosphere but met our needs!

Owner Comment (Hide)
Dear guess, thanks for your visit and for your nice review, we are glad to see you had a great stay with us in ARTY PARIS and hope to welcome you back soon!!! Lida Manager

86%

It was very nice to stay here - the staff was incredibly helpful and lovely. The hostel itself is nice: pretty clean, full kitchen access, good breakfast, nice rooms. The shower in our bathroom was clogged, but not all of them are. Some of the blankets weren't super clean either, but most nights were warm enough that you didn't need one anyway. The wifi was awesome. I would definitely go back.

  • 3rd May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Canada
  • All Female Group, 18-24
  • (1 review)

Owner Comment (Hide)
Dear guess, we would like to thank you for your visit and for your so nice review!!! I am flattered to see you love our staff, they always do their best in order to provide the best service, that you love our free parisian breakfast with its delicious croissants, our rooms and the kitchen. Sorry for the sheets and blankets, we will check this problem so not happen again!! Hope to welcome you back soon in VINTAGE HOSTEL Lida Manager

100%

Great place Anni was great would stay here again they made check in easy and they have an elevator


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