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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Friendly, helpful staff, and excellent value for money (presumably reflecting the fact that it's about a mile from the city centre, rather than at the heart of it), It also has a wonderfully quirky living room!

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Incredible attention to detail. I am a bit of an 'expert' in hostels. This place does more than tick all the boxes... From the provided napkins to the thickness of the toilet paper... The quiet wooden beds... My stay is not over yet. Don't want to jinx it but this is the highest quality hostel I have been in, in... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Hi, My girlfriend and I booked a deal of flight and Hotel. The reviews about the EL-Hostel were very good over Tripadvisor. We got in the middle of the night and there was no one to accept us and to give us the room we paid for. The door was locked and without any way to communicate the Hostel presenters... More 

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Kharkiv, Ukraine
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Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Wonderful hostel!! ☆☆☆☆☆ It located in a quiet side street. Near a convenient transport interchange. Friendly staff. Everything is clean and tidy. And a colorful design - will not leave you indifferent!!

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Thank Garpusha
2 reviews
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

My friend and I stayed at El Hostel the last 2 nights and had a lovely stay. We were greeted by a lovely lady and shown around - we were earlier than check-in time but they were happy to let us in our room early. We had a private room with bathroom - very clean. The breakfast was included and... More 

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Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland
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3 reviews
Reviewed 20 March 2016

The bed! oh, the bed was huge, and extremely pleasing to my aching back. The morning welcomed me with fresh coffe and breakfast, although I guess it wouldn't hurt to add some veggies to the offer. The staff was very helpfull and friendly. Bathrooms were clean. I guess i would choose it again. In addition it is located very close... More 

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Thank Piotr J
Heidelberg, Germany
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 15 March 2016

Well honestly the only good things about the hostel was that the receptionists were friendly and the towels were free of charge. And everything else... To begin with, I marked in the booking program (booking.com) that I am checking in at about 11pm.. So I supposed there will be no problems with that. As it turned out reception is open... More 

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Riga, Latvia
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86 reviews
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Reviewed 1 February 2016

The hostel is good located in the center of Warsaw - near to public transport, shops and restaurants. Rooms are spacious, with comfortable beds and lockers. Each bed is present electrical socket. Here is a comfortable and well-equipped kitchen, as well as in the morning is served a good breakfast. Kind and helpful staff.

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Thank vic_rix
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19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2015 via mobile

I stayed for one night.I choose this hostel becouse it has good rewiews on booking.com . I trawel a bit and usually I stay on in the budget accommodation. This one was a disappointment.Where I begin? As I arrived late I was greeted by two members of staff arguing at the recepcion desk ,they totally ignored me.I had to interrupt... More 

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Lagos, Portugal
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126 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 27 November 2015

Positive things first: installations are relatively recent, well kept and clean and the deco is quite pleasing to the eye. Negative aspects: not very easy to find, not very friendly staff, some don't speak english and others don't seem very willing to do so, squeaky doors and creaky floor. I had asked for a double bedroom with ensuite bathroom and... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Small, fumily run art hostel, located in the centre of Warsaw, close to tourist attractions - Old Town, Upraising Museum, Palace of Culture. Individually decorated rooms - private with baths and luxury dorms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Hostel

Address: ul. Smocza 1, Warsaw 01-012, Poland
Region: Poland > Central Poland > Mazovia Province > Warsaw
Price Range: $16 - $82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — El Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 11
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“quiet, confortable, good bed,”
 of 5 bubbles piotrj920, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
“No. 1 was no. 1”
 of 5 bubbles michaelwZ9904NF, 19 Feb 2015 | Read review
“I only used rooms with en suite bathroom, once by myself and once with two colleagues. Bothe were fine!!!”
 of 5 bubbles PWWhizzkid07032002, 19 Feb 2015 | Read review
“all the double rooms appeared to be on the top floor with no elevator. Maybe not the best choice if you have problems with stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles 604laurenc, 19 Jan 2015 | Read review
“They don't have elevator, so if you travel with a lot of luggage ask for a room on the first floor”
 of 5 bubbles judit_withouth, 13 Oct 2014 | Read review
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