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Vesta Railway Hostel

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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 18 February 2009

TERRIBLE! DREADFUL! HORRIBLE! DISGUSTING! REGRETFUL. I chose this hostel because it was close both to the train station and the old centre and because I thought it was cheap. Now I changed my mind: it is not cheap. It is very expensive indeed. Even if it costed one cent for a month stay it would be expensive. They should pay...

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Reviewed 5 July 2005

Hostel Vesta is situated in a very good spot for easy quick access to Wenceslas Square. However, it is right on top of an area referred to by the locals as “Sherwood Forest” due to the amount of crime there. The only real way to access the square safely is via an underpass that was filled with drunks and drug...

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Reviewed 13 April 2005

DONT STAY HERE! i was robbed here and apparently it happens FREQUENTLY! a homeless man off the street came in to our room and stole our bags and took a shower!! there were four people in the room and he still came in- there is ZERO security! the staff is terrible and the police were of NO help! you have...

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Reviewed 12 January 2005

This hostel is close to the rail station, but you have to walk up 10 flights of stairs before you even get to the hostel. Then the hostel did not have a kitchen or any kind of lounge. The rooms were decently clean, but the bathrooms were usually quite dirty by the time we would get around to taking showers....

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Reviewed 17 December 2004

We decided to stay at the Vesta because it's situated above the main train station in Prague. Big mistake. The noise from the trains was enough to make me not want to stay there again, I only wish that had been the worst part about the hostel. The rooms are very, very basic, the sheets were holey, the toilets were...

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Address: Wilsonova 8 za Nadrazi | Prague 2, Prague, Czech Republic
Region: Czech Republic > Bohemia > Prague > Praha 2
Number of rooms: 14
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