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Greg & Tom Hostel

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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We love this Hostel!

It gets our thumbs up for consistently high guest reviews.

Hostelworld says

Greg & Tom Hostel was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2011 Hoscars and it's not difficult to see why. This friendly, sociable hostel is very centrally located, less than 10 minutes' walk from Market Square and St Florian's Gate, and an easy walk to the rest of Krakow's main sights. The staff are very highly rated here on Hostelworld and we like that they serve a different free dinner seven nights a week, perfect for meeting other travellers. This hostel also features two fully equipped kitchens, free Internet and Wi-Fi, free walking tours and no bunk beds.

Property Description

Greg&Tom Hostel is one of the first hostels in Krakow and one of the most awarded in Poland. We use our experience to make your stay here as pleasant as possible, creating friendly atmosphere for everyone to enjoy.

You can check in at any time and wait for your bed in our comfortably furnished common room, having cup of coffee and a chat with our staff.

There’s an free breakfast from 6.30-10 am which is normal thing in every hostel, but the thing is that our breakfast is just amazing, 5star hotel breakkie served specially for you!

Every single evening we provide you delicious dinner! Start at 8:00 pm. After that we hang out in common room and for those who want to try Cracow's nightlife we organize pub crawls!

For party animals our Party hostel and Beer House Hostel (located just 5-7 minutes away from us) organize every day the craziest Pub Crawls and unforgettable events!

For those who like to spend some great time with us, we seasonally organize the events like:
•Bike Tours to Podgórze District
•Kayaks with our crazy Staff
•Flying with Cracow’s famous baloon
•Picnic down the riverside
•Climbing Wall trip
•Kościuszki Hill tour
•Bowling evening
•Paintball & Laser Tag
•Chilling at the Zakrzówek
•Trip to the Lake outside the Krakow
•Commie Milk Bar experience

There has to be a group of at least 5 people willing to go so we can organize those trips, so let us know as quick as it’s possible that you want to go for one of this events.
What else do we offer:

- 3 fully-equipped kitchens
- Free tea, coffee, milk available 24/7
- Spacious dorms
- Big Double rooms with TV, DVD player and free safe boxes
- Huge flat screen TV and a massive collection of over 300 DVDs
- Free linen, padlocks and security lockers
- No curfew, no lockout
- Broad tourist information, free maps and guidebooks
- Multilingual, experienced and energetic staff available 24/7 to help with any issue
- Custom trips to UNESCO sites with Cracow City Tours:

You can book some tours at our reception and the tour company offers special Free Lunch that you can’t get with any other tours company! Yum!

They offer tours to Auschwitz- Birkenau (from 125 PLN), Wieliczka Salt Mine (from 130 PLN), Wooden Architecture Trial, activities like Dunajec River Rafting, John Paul II Route and many others.
Trips available in English, German, French or Spanish.
Student discounts possible if you have valid student card View House Rules


We love socialising at Greg & Tom Hostel, whether it's over a free home-cooked dinner or on our nightly pub crawls. Swing by breakfast – also free – before heading into the city. If you like something a little different, sign up for a kayak trip or Commie Milk Bar experience. Have a chat with one of our multilingual team members for the lowdown on all the events we organise. We've also got guidebooks and free city maps in the common room if you want more inspiration.


We're 200 metres from Kraków Główny, the main train station. You'll find the bus terminal there too, and if you walk from the hostel through the nearby shopping centre, you'll reach both in just a few minutes. Our neighbourhood is really handy for sightseeing – Rynek Główny, the famous market square, as well as the Cloth Hall are just a 10-minute walk through the Old Town. To experience the city like a local, we recommend strolling for 20 minutes to the former Jewish Quarter for great coffee and some of Kraków's art scene.

Rooms and Dorms

You won't find a single bunk at our award-winning hostel: all the dorms and double rooms have single beds! We've also included night lights and free bed linen both for ambiance and to save you packing space. You'll find storage lockers in the dorms (which we're happy to give you padlocks for), and in the private double room you'll get a safe.

Extras and activities

Eating is definitely a social activity here, and our three fully equipped kitchens are great for meeting new people. After dinner, move your conversations to the common room where free tea and coffee is always available. You'll usually find us here, ready to host some games or take you across to our sister hostel for one of their crazy parties. For a more chilled evening, choose a film from our collection of over 300 DVDs or connect to free Wi-Fi to catch up on some Netflix.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.8

  • Security 9.5

  • Location 9.8

  • Staff 9.6

  • Atmosphere 9.6

  • Cleanliness 9.4

  • Facilities 9.2

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    13 Jan 2020
    Julia (x2), Dominika, Marek, Narmina, Daza and the rest of the staff... Thanks a lot! This hostel is a dream! The workers are always smiling and when u are back from a tour, they come to ask you how was it. They prepare breakfast and dinners that are absolutly increible! And also they make some drinks to join the people and give the kick-off to have a great night! Is always clean. Perfect location. Amazing atmosphera. One of the best hostel that we have been ever! Thanks a lot! We loved u! =)
    Argentina, Male, 31-40
  • 10.0


    06 Jan 2020
    Amazing hostel! I’ve been travelling for nearly 9 months in Europe and this is probably the best hostel I’ve ever stayed in. Amazing facilities, free never ending food, meals and snacks provided all day. Bathrooms great, cooking facilities great, common areas awesome. Can not fault anything - awesome atmosphere! Definitely recommend!
    Australia, Couple, 18-24
  • 10.0


    06 Jan 2020
    Really good structure, clean rooms and common area. Really good dinner and breakfast. Staff 100%. One of the best!
    Brazil, Male, 31-40
  • 10.0


    04 Jan 2020
    The best place for staying in Krakow! Amazing staff and atmosphere! We lived there without any problems, our luggage was in safety and we had tasty breakfasts and dinners
    Russia, Female, 18-24
  • 10.0


    02 Jan 2020
    Perfect location right by the main bus and train station , 5 minutes walk to the old town and lots of shops and restaurants around ( there is a shopping mall right cross the street ) , friendly staff and super clean facilities , and their free breakfast and dinner is marvelous ! Delicious and lots of varieties ! Definitely a place I will come back to ! Bus 304 just 3 blocks away can take you to the wieliczka salt mine ! Thank you guys for the awesome stay !
    USA, Female, 41+
  • 10.0


    02 Jan 2020
    Highly recommend this hostel! The staff are amazing, they’re more than happy to give you advice on what to do and where to go. The breakfast and dinner is such a bonus, the dinner was always delicious and it’s a great way to meet other people in the hostel. A great place for solo travellers, really social without being a party hostel.
    New Zealand, Female, 18-24
  • 9.7


    02 Jan 2020
    Absolutely amazing hostel. Right by the bus/train station, free breakfast and dinner every day, and the staff were all very friendly and helpful. Only small downside would be that there was only one bathroom and two showers per floor, but it was never a problem for me. I read other reviews before choosing this hostel saying how great it was and they were definitely right. Home-y and cozy atmosphere and a good time all around. Would highly recommend!
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 8.9


    09 Jan 2020
    This hostel was great value for money, in terms of location and facilities. In addition you received free dinner as well as breakfast. Would definitely stay here again.
    Ireland, Couple, 18-24
  • 8.3


    05 Jan 2020
    Fun stay but needs some upkeeping done with it though. Needs internet, hot water, and other facilities on the upper and lower floors. So it's a very focused drinking hostel but comfort and getting work done is a need to focus on to.
    USA, Male, 31-40
  • 7.1

    Very Good

    12 Jan 2020
    No lift which is inconvenience to me. I stay in 4th floors which means I need to go stairs every time. I am very tired for this.
    Taiwan China, Female, 18-24
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Cafe
  • Meals Available
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games
  • DVD's
  • Games Room
  • PlayStation
  • Wii


  • 2019

    1st, Most Popular Hostels Krakow

  • 2019

    1st, Country Winners Poland

  • 2018

    1st, Country Winners Poland

  • 2012

    2nd, Best Small Hostel Chain

  • 2012

    1st, Lifetime Achievement Award

  • 2011

    1st, Country Winners Poland

  • 2011

    2nd, Continent Winners Eastern Europe

  • 2011

    3rd, Worldwide Small Hostel

  • 2010

    1st, Country Winners Poland

  • 2010

    2nd, Continent Winners Eastern Europe

  • 2010

    8th, Worldwide

  • 2009

    1st, Country Winners Poland

  • 2009

    5th, Worldwide

  • 2008

    Most secure hostel

  • 2008

    Best Small Hostels


  • 2014

    Worldwide Small Hostel

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Greg & Tom Hostel says

I think what puts us ahead of the rest is that in everything we do, we put our hearts into makes us perfect as friends and professionals all at once. For instance, we offer two completely free meals every day - breakfast AND dinner! We can even pack your lunch before you head out for the day.
We're in a great location, close to the bus and train stations, for guests' convenience. We're also near a shopping mall, a 24hr exchange office, 24hr liquor store and the Old Town. The only local place that I recommend that guests visit is of course Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camps. Guests can actually book tours right at our reception.
I'd say our hostel is ideal for young people willing to have fun, meet new people and socialise. Most of our guests tend to be in their 20s and 30s. Aga, Manager