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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

perfect location, you can get anywhere from there and there are very good restaurants next to it. the stuff is very very helpful and the reception working 24/7. for me when i travell ,safety is the most important thing and in the circus you feel it. the hostel is mega clean and the rooms are the best. thank you. and... More 

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Traveled in late November alone, first time staying in a hostel so I was very nervous. Thankfully The Circus was very friendly and helpful with any question or request I had. Also met a lot of friendly guests (most also traveling alone) in the lobby, the all you can eat breakfast (€5) and the free (should tip the guide) walking... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

THE GOOD: Stayed here for 2 nights. Beautiful new hostel, very cozy and updated with elevator. Rented a bike as well with them for €12. The hostel was very clean and new. The rooms, toilets and hallways are spacious. The staffs were very helpful and amazing. THE BAD: I lost my backpack in the reception area. The story: I checked... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I and my best friend spent 3 nights in a double room (with shared facilities) and I'm really happy that I decided to stay in this hostel! As other people already mentioned: the hostel is very well located (not far from Alexanderplatz), the staff was very kind (I misunderstood the check-out time so I was a bit late and a... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hostel was a brilliant choice for our 5 night stay in Berlin. My partner and I stayed in a deluxe apartment with a fully equipped kitchen. Everything worked perfectly. Our room was spacious and comfortable. The pillows were very BAD though. They have a great heating system so it was always toasty warm! The location is mint! There are... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has all we need: Very kind staff. Football tickets available for sale in the reception. A Cafe and a Bar. Liquor Store in the other side of the street and nice places to eat close. A subway station in the corner. Very nice structure (rooms and bathrooms). Security. It is always clean and organized. It is not a... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've stayed at the Circus Hostel twice now, as well as other hostels in Berlin, and it is definitely the stand out. Perfectly located with a U-Bahn station and the M8 tram right outside, which takes you to the Hauptbahnhof. Also has kiosks, great food and shopping on it's doorstep. My 4-5 bed dorm was very clean, comfy and had... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great price and great location. Located in Rosehnplatz there's a tram stop in front of the hostel and the subway at only 30 seconds by foot. There's a grocery across the street open till late in case you forgot something or just wanna grab a beer. Bathrooms are clean and the shower has some space in front and a door... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in a private (shared Bathroom) and were quite happy. Rooms are well equipped, clean and just big enough for two. Staff is nice.There's a a free save in the closet and a nice table for two to have dinner, if wanted. Location is super great, in Mitte and everything is close. We would def reccomend to stay here

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here in a private double room for 2 nights in June 2016. Great location to be able to walk / train to all the places we wanted to see. There were also some really cool bars and restaurants close by and the Patergaten was walking distance. Rooms and the shared bathrooms were very clean and it didnt feel... More 

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Mitte
The centre of Berlin, Mitte is most famous for sights like the Brandenburg Gate, Alexanderplatz, and Museum Island. The central location makes this one of the city's most expensive places to live. It is here the oldest traces of the city can be found, and evidence of some significant transformations, as well. The gangsters that once ruled the impoverished streets between Alexanderplatz and Hackescher Markt have given way to an international crowd pursuing fashionable designer clothes, the newest food trends and frequenting the many craft shops. Graphic designers have taken up residence in what used to be backyard barns and stables. There are still vestiges of the old days, however. The occasional housing complex is a reminder of the neighbourhood’s past. And if you look carefully, an old 1920s ball house nestled amongst the art galleries and exhibitions of Auguststrasse can still teach you how to dance the old fashioned way.
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Address: Weinbergsweg 1a, 10119 Berlin, Germany
Region: Germany > Berlin > Mitte
Price Range: RM84 - RM449 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Circus Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 80
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“all the rooms are great. the privet with the balcony was awesome.”
 of 5 bubbles 687galitz, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Between 8-10 beds by room is easier for making friends.”
 of 5 bubbles rafaelfZ5754AL, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try to find a room that does not face the street, in order to reduce noice”
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“For value stay in a dorm.”
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“Don't be afraid of being in a 5 bed room, people are fine and it's not always full”
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