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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Amazing staff. Brent, Yolanda and Gil were amazing. Very friendly environment. The free walking tours by Gil were great. I am coeliac and Brent cooked a special plate just for me during one of the dinners he hosted. Yolanda made great eggs for breakfast.

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hostel has the most friendly and welcoming atmosphere. This is all down to the wonderful staff - Brent, Aisling and Bernice truly work hard to give you the best experience possible whilst staying in Prague. I stayed in this hostel for ten nights, and loved every minute of it. Prague has the most beautiful sights to see, and is...

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hostel is so well located - just outside the old town yet away from the hustle and bustle. You get everything you need nearby. The river Vltava bank is a 5 minutes walk from the hostel and the old town square is barely 10 minutes on foot. The bunks are awesome, they provide you free padlocks, the washrooms are...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was nice enough; clean, as was the rest of the hostel. Breakfast was ok; what you would expect for a budget hostel. The location was good- about 10 minutes walking distance to the centre of the old town. Despite there apparently being a stag party staying there at the same time, we never heard them. However, the reception...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hostel felt more like a friendly community than a hostel or hotel. The staff was very respectful and informative when explaining the city. Wether it was giving directions for sightseeing, to unique and inclusive bars, incredible places to eat, as well as getting to the airport or train station. The staff provides opportunities for guests to experience a variety...

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Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at this hostel for 3 nights in October and it was by far the best hostel I've been! There was ALWAYS something going on, whether it be a walking tour, a bar crawl or an incredible dinner put on... all by the staff. Gil was a fantastic tour guide! Aisling and Brent always went over and beyond for...

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Thank Holly P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was in Europe for close to 3 weeks and this is the best hostel I stayed at. The staff is super friendly and allowed us to even check-in early. The hostel organises walks everyday and we had a lot of fun doing the Prague castle walk with Mirek, Sanka and Jessie. Mirek gave us important information about the city...

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1Thank Lakshmi N
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was small, although the bathroom is good and clean. In September it was some king of hot, we wear shorts everyday. The room did not have fan or anything and there´s no air circulating. Other tip is not to use the taxi driver service offered by the hostel. It seemed like a terror movie, the guy showed up...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

nice Hostel in walking distance (ca 15 Minutes) from the Old Square. at least 2 activities each day (one in the morning and one in the afternoon / evening). Lot of great activites to book via the Hostel.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best hostels I stayed at in all of Europe during my 4 month trip. He hostel has a great vibe thanks to the common areas such as the music room where talented guests play the piano, guitar etc. Many fun events and activities such as the crazy puppet show and free walking tours that Brent took us...

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Staying in Stare Mesto (Old Town)

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Stare Mesto (Old Town)
One of the oldest neighbourhoods in town represents the medieval heart of Prague. It’s no surprise it is bustling with tourists every time of day. Križovnický square, overlooking Charles Bridge with Prague Castle in the background, is probably the most beautiful square in the city. Its unique historical atmosphere of gothic houses and churches, cobblestone streets and squares, and stone towers blend together with the modern era. A vast array of bars, restaurants, dance clubs, international brand shops, galleries and hotels bring life to the old city. With its charming and picturesque cobblestone streets, the nightlife and parties will surely be unforgettable.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hostel Downtown offers quality and inexpensive accommodation in newly refurbished beautiful building.Hostel Downtown is open all year 24 hours a day. Accommodation is available in apartments/rooms with shower or in shared rooms (dormitories). The reception desk is open 24 hours. Friendly English speaking staff will be happy to help you with all your requests. Hostel Downtown is the first hostel in the Central and Eastern Europe that was awarded a "HI Quality" certificate from Hostelling International. We are very happy and proud! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel Downtown

Address: Narodni 949/19, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
Region: Czech Republic > Bohemia > Prague > Stare Mesto (Old Town) , Praha 1
Price Range: RM103 - RM559 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Hostel Downtown 1*
Number of rooms: 20
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“If you have extra cash and want more privacy, I would recommend a twin-private room. Comes with an ensuite!”
 of 5 bubbles Sarah-Coakley93, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“for people with a sensitive sleep, they should avoid the room close to the reception or 104 (windows opposite to the Kitchen Area)”
 of 5 bubbles C9347KPpeterl, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Just amazing”
 of 5 bubbles ianrscanlan, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“rooms at 6 floor, very quite with a great view of the street, private rooms very spacious!”
 of 5 bubbles , 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the back away from the noisy street.”
 of 5 bubbles kimdZ3784ZK, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
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