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Dublin
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Good bye Lenin is a great place to enjoy your travel in Krakow. Has a good staff, bilingue as well. Has a free laundry and breakfast. The room is simple but is enough for to sleep. Is good located, has a facilities a short distance.

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Reviewed 10 January 2016

amazing weekend, staff were amazing, miss Kings very helpful! always willing to help, great breakfast people. 5* hostel. rooms were nice with lockers. inclusive baggage room, breakfast, washing machine for a good price

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Stan Z, Kierownik at Good Bye Lenin - Pub & Garden Hostel!, responded to this review

Thanks a lot! We appreciate your kind words :-)

Ghent, Belgium
Reviewed 7 January 2016

We stayed at this hostel in november 2015. Rooms were very small, even to hostelstandards and the matrasses and pillows weren't comfortable. The hostel could improve a lot if they would invest more in isolation as well, cause you could hear everything. So, this covers the things to improve, but it wasn't all bad. The staff was very friendly and...

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Stan Z, Kierownik at Good Bye Lenin - Pub & Garden Hostel!, responded to this review

Dear guests, Thank you for your rating and useful comments. We will be improving and renovating all winter to make the place look fresh and nice! :)

Halle (Saale), Germany
Reviewed 7 January 2016

We stayed with a group of 7 people in the Good Bye Lenin - Pub & Garden Hostel. The overall experience of our stay was very good! The bathrooms were clean, the staff was nice and helpful and the location of the hostel is very good, it's not a far walk to the old city and you are in 5...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

This hostel is actually great! From the really friendly staff to the wacky communist decor. The rooms and bathrooms were nice and the staff always there to suggest bars restaurants or directions. It's in a great location just a few mins walk from loads of cool bars in the Jewish District and 15 mins walk to the main square. It...

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 9 December 2015

Everything was really good. The staff is really helpful and nice to talk to. The rooms were a bit full and the beds are a bit too near of each others, but at the end we just go there for sleeping no? The bathrooms were ok. The included breakfast was quite nice and the facilities, such as a parking, were...

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Ile-de-France, France
Reviewed 21 November 2015

The cleanliness is very lacking. They don't clean the room every day and rubbish accumulates in the bins, especially in the private bathrooms. The bunk beds are old and creak a lot. The Wifi is poor. There is a receptionist, (I think her name is Kin) that speaks very loud in the morning and she could be very unpleasant. I...

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

This was my first time ever staying at a hostel, and my experience here was alright. Nice staff, but usually outside smoking and no way of telling if they were staff or not. Only knew after staying a couple days... So that was a bit annoying. It wasn't super clean, but at least the beds and towels were very clean....

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2015

This is a decently priced hostel in an interesting part of the city. Our linen and towels were fresh and clean. Shower was very warm and heating was good (so not cold). The staff and other guests are very friendly and made us feel very welcome both in reception and in the shared kitchen. Breakfast was good.

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Muiderberg, The Netherlands
Reviewed 26 October 2015

My friend stayed there in July and told me to stay now in October, well, I loved it, it is the best hostel to be in Kraków, the staff is amazingly friendly, the bar, well, I'm definitely coming back. Had a great time here :))

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Get a glimpse of Polish life under the Iron Curtain in a colorful way! Our cozy and uniquely styled hostel with private bar, garden and grill (free BBQ’s!) is situated in the vibrant district of Kazimierz in the heart of Krakow. Everything you could need you will find in our hostel!! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Good Bye Lenin - Pub & Garden Hostel!

Address: ul. Berka Joselewicza 23, Krakow 31-031, Poland
Region: Poland > Southern Poland > Lesser Poland Province > Krakow > Kazimierz , Stare Miasto
Price Range: $17 - $46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Good Bye Lenin - Pub & Garden Hostel! 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Try to stay away from the stairs - people seemed to gather on them at night.”
 of 5 bubbles EmzLou123, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
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