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Westend City Hostel Reviews

Fuegergasse 3, 1060, Vienna, Austria

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82%

Rating
1099 Total Reviews
  • 79%Value For Money
  • 83%Security
  • 87%Location
  • 86%Staff
  • 77%Atmosphere
  • 83%Cleanliness
  • 77%Facilities

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60%

We stayed in two hostels in Vienna Westend and Do Step Inn the second one was way way better, without much difference in price.


74%

Recomandable place! Nice loaction and kind staff! Nothing much to say! Just book for it


83%

It is a nice hostel, security was normal i felt safe. Little bit far from inner city but every hostel is like that. Really close to westbahnof and metro so yiu can go easily to inner city. Generally i enjoyed my stay j would recommend this place. Only down thing was that toilet at the room was not that nice but it could be my roommates' fault too.


74%

Decent stay. Nice rooms. Small lounge. Close to train station but not city center. Value for money is good.


94%

Very nice hostel! clean, good services, well conected by public service to everywere, nice staff and facilities. It has free wifi, big lockers and you can pay for aditional services such as laundry, towels, breakfast, etc.


83%

Bit of a hike into town but nice place. No wifi in the rooms but other than that, great facilities! Very helpful and knowledgable staff as well


91%

good location (reasonable walk to all the main attractions), friendly and helpful staff, facilities wise- had to sit in common room for wi-fi and no stove or oven in kitchen!


83%

Best thing about Westend City: EXCELLENT staff across levels! Everyone I interacted with was very, very helpful, and cheerfully so. Very clean linen. The security aspect was a bit anxiety generating; this anxiety was alleviated by staff members who were alert and proactive in helping me be safe with my belongings. Can there could be any systemic change to make the place safer, which would also help staff members? (Sorry that I can't suggest anything concrete here).

  • 21st Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • India
  • Male, 41+
  • (1 review)


89%

This was a pleasant place to stay overall, although there are better hostels in Vienna for similar prices (Hostel Ruthensteiner). The free breakfast isn't really free and it's not great, but the location makes up for it. I would be happy to stay here again sometime. The staff was very accommodating and lenient (breakfast is sometimes free even if you don't book with free breakfast depending on who's working). The shower flooded, but I think that was just bad roommates. Regardless, all was well.


74%

It's okay. Location is far from the centre, but on the plus side, the Habsburg palace is very close by so you can visit it early before everyone else does. Wifi only works in the common room.


69%

In general this hostel is okay, but nothing more than that. It provides the essential with clean rooms, but there is nothing extra. The breakfast is a little light, especially considering it's not included in the basic price.

  • 12th Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • France
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


97%

Staff was super helpful and really friendly, and there's a really great terrace. Only downside is that it isn't too central, but it's easy and quick to metro into town


49%

They only accept cash, no credit cards. The staff were very short and uninterested in providing recommendations (restaurants, sights, etc).


77%

Loud German tour group planning in my dorm at 7AM soured my experience.


66%

The instruction of the location should be more details that shown at the website of Hostelworld. This helps guests find out the hostel more easy. There were very noise from 10pm to 1am because a group of people ( staff of hostel may be one or two of them ) talked loudly at the main entrance. I could not sleep well. I gave comment about it when I was checking out. The staff just said a party. I answered that I had stayed for three nights but very noisy every night. He didn't say any more.


100%

If you are going to stay in Wien, stay here. This hostel is amazing. We made so many friends in the common room and the staff are above excellence, especially George who made us more than welcome. Cannot praise this place or its staff enough. 10/10 would....no, WILL stay here again! - Jordan and James.

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


77%

Literally across the road from the station, but about a 25 minute walk from the best parts of Vienna. Nice staff, clean but no atmosphere, maybe we stayed on a quiet night though. Middle of the road


91%

The hostel is on a relly great location in a city center and 3 min from metro station. People on the reception desk always in good mood and very helpful. Room and bathroom were really clean all the time, so everything was okay!


100%

GREAT LOCATION; is very easy to find and close of the most famous sightseeing. The rooms were very clean and each has its own bahtroom. The staff is very helpful and frendlyteam. the commonarea is quite cosy.

  • 13th Jun 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


77%

A little noisy and did not have a bar, so lacked that socializing aspect. Clean and comfortable.


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