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Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

This is a busy hostel and great if you want to socialise and have a drink. Sadly however you'll likely be having that drink with English gap year morons who will then keep you awake all night. On the plus side this softens the impact of having to deal with the quite grumpy staff. A pretty hostel, but less nice...

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Brighton, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Had a great time here and was made to feel welcome by the helpful and cool staff. Make sure you check out the garden and the bar. Central location. You may have to queue for the bathroom at busy times. Sometimes the bar parties are amazing! Hopefully the weather will be kind to you!

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Thank Immon T
Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 4 May 2016

I've actually never been to Art hostel, but i visit it's bar quite often. It became something of a cult classic where you can enjoy interesting and "alternative" live acts, literary readings and performances. The bar is small but its atmosphere is unique where each room has a mind of its own. You need to ring on the door in...

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Thank Paganec
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 April 2016

That is the original cult classic hostel with music programme in Sofia and actually the best place in the capital not only for passing tourist but underground focal point for local youth who at some point were issued special fan cards to limit the crowd in basement and garden concert and parties. There is a weekly programme of artists, table...

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Thank Victor H
Amiens, France
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Very good localization of the hostel. It is an old house transformed in a perfect place for a hostel. In the basement you can find a bar which is very interesting place at night even for local people. There you can meet such and they are always willing to take you around the city on the next days of you...

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Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Everything is clean and welcoming and the staff are homey and warm kind of people:) I took room for me and my friend in 22 Leva and it's was totally worth the price. The breakfast was tasty and served by time and included in the price. Come! My mail for q :gal.galig@gmail.com

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Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

The location is very easy to find by google map ,, but i walked pass the first time. It's quite close to the center. The staff are very friendly and they speak English very well ,,so it had no problem at all. Anyways, heater in my room didnt work well. So it was so cold inside the room that night...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 29 December 2015

We ended up in this hostel because other hostels were full. We stayed in a room that was nice and clean, but close to the entrance so everybody who came in walked past our door. We also had to use the toilet that was next to our room, but it was a toilet that was used for general used, because...

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Marsascala, Malta
Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

I describe Art Hostel as a dreamland! I admit that I visit Bulgaria every year because of this amazing place! It's unique characteristics makes the place interesting and your stay a satisfying adventure! The people are cool! As an additional they have a bar in the basement and also a garden where you can relax and chat with travelers from...

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1Thank josephgalea
Burgas, Bulgaria
Reviewed 9 November 2015

I loved this place, very nice and friendly staff, room was clean, comfortable and also hotel designed with painted wall. A little garden on the back is really nice. A bit comment was wifi not stable. Breakfast is varities. I will come back to stay for next time visit Sofia.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Join us at the Art-Hostel for the unique experience that we create, now for more than 11 years, offering art events to travellers from all over the world.We are people who like to mingle with others, so if you like to share your beer with locals, then we're the right place for you.The Art-Hostel is situated in the very heart of the city and offers dorms and private rooms, all with breakfast; social bar-gallery space and the best hidden inner yard you can find in Sofia. Wi-Fi everywhere.What the “Guardian” says for us is: “Explore and enjoy a Parisian mentality and a Russian thirst for liquor in the centre of Sofia. Probably the best hostel in Europe ... more   less 

Additional Information about Art Hostel

Address: ul.Angel Kanchev 21/A, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
Region: Bulgaria > Sofia Region > Sofia
Price Range: RM47 - RM175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Art Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 3
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“The room is for the night, and I personally close my eyes at night. I slept very wel”
 of 5 bubbles P2497PRrobj, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Find a local to speak with.”
 of 5 bubbles VihrenMitev, 26 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Kamer naast de ingang is een afrader”
 of 5 bubbles JvG1992, 29 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Room near reception is very nice.”
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“First floor room is the coolest (in temperature) and most convenient.”
 of 5 bubbles pzatrick, 31 Aug 2015 | Read review
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