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Ostel - GDR The Hostel

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“private bathroom”(16 reviews)
“ddr style”(8 reviews)
“no lift”(7 reviews)
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Breakfast included
Rooftop Bar
2 Star Hotel
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All reviewsprivate bathroomddr styleno lifteast germaneast side gallerytrain stationkebabnetto supermarketthird floorfew minutes walklocation is greatwi fis bahnostbahnhofapartmentfriedrichshainsoviet
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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Had so much high hopes for this. Ok I knew only one night would be enough. What I didn't expect (and the first time in my life) was me leaving the hotel at 4am to go sleep in the car ! Each room has laminate...More

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Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

the hostel was just all right, I little disappointing, I must admit. I paid 92€ for a single room with single bad and shared bathroom. It was supposed to be shared by 3 rooms but in the hallway that took to my room, and where...More

Thank Eleonora G
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

This hotel is a novelty but that wears off quick so would recommend for a short stay but no longer than two nights. Our room was fine but the duvet was extremely thin, not want you want in the Berlin winter. Our bathroom was also...More

Thank Hannah W
Reviewed October 20, 2017

I can think of only 2 reasons for staying here and that's Berghain and Ostbahnhof station. I think it's by far the closest accommodation to the superclub and one of the closest to Ostbahnhof station, but that doesn't mean i'd stay here again for visiting...More

Thank Jiglo
Reviewed September 13, 2017

The room was clean and quite large, the bathroom clean and the receptionist friendly. But since there was no TV and no room service (new towels on request only) I found the price a little hefty. For breakfast they recommended a bistro nearby, that wasn´t...More

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Germany > Berlin > Friedrichshain
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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
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"no elevator, choose lower floors."
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"Top floor quiet if you can manage the stairs!"
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"Don't choose this place! but look at other hotels in the same area as the area is convenient for..."
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"the WiFi isn't in the actual rooms, you'll need to visit the front desk each night."
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