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    Ostel - GDR The Hostel

    Wriezener Karree 5, 10243 Berlin, Germany
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    Overview
    • Excellent13%
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    • Average25%
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    “ddr style” (8 reviews)
    “no lift” (7 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
    Rooftop Bar
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    Reviewed 27 September 2012

    I have just spent a long weekend at Ostel. I chose the hotel for its location - I planned to visit the major museums on Museum Island, and also because it looked different. I was not disappointed. I booked a single room with private bathroom....More

    Thank Patgriffin
    Reviewed 18 September 2012

    The building and reception are decorated fantastically. We booked a private double room which was clean. The bathroom was not DDR style but updated since that period which I guess is probably good but it wasn't the greatest quality bathroom - although much better than...More

    Thank SamanthaDina
    Reviewed 16 September 2012

    We stayed in the shared doorms, the were not very clean (as can be in doorms but maintainance was really soso), and we had to nagabout getting more toiletpaper when we ran out. Overall the stay was ok but it did'nt live up to our...More

    Thank snadramaria
    Reviewed 21 June 2012

    this simple hostel has great location - just 300 meters from the Ostbanhof station and metro. It is in a old -ddr style building (block). different rooms in a different standart. All of them have lockers and stay clean.

    Thank very-sunny
    Reviewed 14 June 2012

    Let me say first off that this place was cheap. I guess you do get what you pay for and for budget accommodation it cold have been worse. However, a few issues: 1) We thought we booked a double room (for our anniversary holiday) but...More

    Thank Gemma S
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    • Friedrichshain
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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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    "the WiFi isn't in the actual rooms, you'll need to visit the front desk each night."
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