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I have just spent a long weekend at Ostel. I chose the hotel for its location - I planned to visit the major museums on Museum Island, and also because it looked different. I was not disappointed. I booked a single room with private bathroom....More
The building and reception are decorated fantastically. We booked a private double room which was clean. The bathroom was not DDR style but updated since that period which I guess is probably good but it wasn't the greatest quality bathroom - although much better than...More
We stayed in the shared doorms, the were not very clean (as can be in doorms but maintainance was really soso), and we had to nagabout getting more toiletpaper when we ran out. Overall the stay was ok but it did'nt live up to our...More
this simple hostel has great location - just 300 meters from the Ostbanhof station and metro. It is in a old -ddr style building (block). different rooms in a different standart. All of them have lockers and stay clean.
Let me say first off that this place was cheap. I guess you do get what you pay for and for budget accommodation it cold have been worse. However, a few issues:
1) We thought we booked a double room (for our anniversary holiday) but...More
US$45 - US$69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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When you arrive at Warschauer Strasse in the heart of the district, you have found one of Berlin’s party hotspots. At night in Friedrichshain, the energy is palpable and the streets of this old worker's quarter are full of street musicians. On one hand, you may find a bar with international crowds, electronic music, long lines and panoramic views - on the other, an outside venue by old train yards featuring decrepit
buildings and live alternative music. No matter your taste, the best way to end a night out in Friedrichshain is sitting by the Spree River at the East side gallery, the longest and best preserved piece of the Berlin Wall, watching the sun rise over the beautiful Oberbaum Bridge.