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Stayed there with a friend in a 4 bed room. Staff was nice, friendly and helpful. Rooms were clean and spacey enough for all the luggages. Lockers are placed outside the rooms and there's also a luggage storage for the day you check out. WC...More
To start with the staff; unbelievably friendly and helpful. I always feel so ignorant turning up to a country and speaking nothing but English, but the staff could all speak English perfectly and made us feel so at ease. They gave us advice whenever we...More
Stayed here 5 nights with my friend, we arrived late at night and the guy on the desk was very friendly. the room was very spacious - we shared with 4 others so 6 in total, there was a bed room, a living room and...More
Stayed here for three nights in May. Really cool hostel with super friendly staff, really relaxed vibes but still really sociable! Would definitely recommended to anyone heading to Berlin. Also in a really convenient location, only a short hop to the Ubahn/Sbahn. I'll definitely be...More
The Place is absolutely stunning! We could not get enough of the art on the walls outside! took so many photos! Staff were very friendly and helpful. Plus our room mates were very trusting and a good laugh
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US$27 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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No Berlin neighbourhood has undergone a greater change than Prenzlauer Berg. The artists and non-conformists that defined the district’s intriguing subculture in the 1980s and 90s have been replaced by a young, hip crowd that frequents the many cafes. Where there were once run-down houses in the shadow of the Berlin Wall, there are now designer shops. Beautiful old homes have been modernized and renovated, and on Sundays,
thousands turn the park next to remnants of the wall into a playground for street artists, musicians, and flea market shoppers. This attracts young urban families who enjoy the balance of big city life and small-town comfort. Meanwhile, trendy, young, upper-class visitors from all over the world are attracted to the local high-end shops, cafés, and sophisticated bars and restaurants. The merits of this transformation are a favorite topic of debate around the city, but it makes for some of the best people-watching Berlin has to offer.