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The Secret Garden Hostel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff - faultless. Great English and great help with booking tours. They provided maps and advice too Rooms. Comfy beds. More like a hotel! Lovely decor. Homely vibes. Tv in the room. Clean. Private toilet. Plenty of plug sockets. Quiet. Kitchen - breakfast is good for 15pln only. Free yea and coffee all the time. Modern with funky decor...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

I spent two nights here and was very pleasantly surprised that it was better than many hotels charging much more. My room was clean and comfortable, my bathroom was immaculate the staff incredibly friendly and helpful and even the other guests were nice. I really recommend staying there.

1Thank Julia W
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 29 January 2017

The hostel is more like a great hotel suite. Not a single room but a private apartment with a kitchen, bathroom with a shower, living room, bedroom, and a second bedroom. It is located in Kazimierz, the old Jewish section of Krakow. It is within walking distance to the Wawel Castle, Jagiellonian University, and the Rynek in Krakow. It is...

1Thank John R
Reviewed 23 January 2017

First stay there and it was amazing - very clean and cozy hostel, nice and helpful staff, free tourist maps. The hostel has thematic rooms, nice painted walls, a special room with tv, books and games, free coffee and tea 24h/24. Our room was called Sapphire Lobelia (Flowers wing) and it was lovely! It was bigger than we expected, tidy...

Thank Alexandra C
Jacksonville, FL
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We will be returning because it was a lovely place. Very inexpensive, safe and secure. Within walking distance to the Jewish center and also the castle. There was a farmers market on the weekend complete with local talent shows. Buy linens, metal crafts and you can find a farmers market very close. Eat the baked, smoky cheese.

Thank dasdraken
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We booked this hostel mainly because of the price. The room was comfortable for the price and we were able to easily walk (in the winter) up to all the attractions we wanted to see. If waking is an issue for you, the tram is also a viable option with this location. We booked a room with a shared restroom...

Thank Jerome L
Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 December 2016

I stayed for 4 nights in a twin room with an en-suite. The bed was comfortable, the room was clean and well equipped. Very good value for money and the staff were helpful. Located just a short walk away from the old town, Wawel castle and the Jewish quarter. Would definitely stay here again if I go back to Krakow.

Thank CityTraveller44
Bourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Upon arrival it's pretty unassuming and actually hidden back from the road hence the name Secret 😂 we were greeted by a very friendly person at reception and made to feel welcome. Rooms are named after secret gardens which is a nice little touch. On the subject of the rooms ours was a triple with 3 single beds but although...

Thank LondonsTown
Witham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Don't know where to begin praising this place up. Superb value for money, spotlessly clean, staff very attentative and informative with info to enhance your stay, Kitchen, again, so clean, and everything is replenished as its eaten/drunk. I stayed on my own, the room had 2 single beds, which were very comfortable, a large window, lovely warm radiator. The shared...

1Thank tim b
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for three nights in a private room with private bathroom. Room was clean, quiet and as described. Staff were friendly and the breakfast was good. Nice location in the Jewish quarter. Great value for money.

1Thank Melanie C

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Breakfast Available

Additional Information about The Secret Garden Hostel

Address: ul. Skawinska 7, Krakow 31-066, Poland
Region: Poland > Southern Poland > Lesser Poland Province > Krakow > Kazimierz , Stare Miasto
Price Range: €27 - €47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Secret Garden Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 35
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#4 Best Value Hotel in Krakow
#18 Family Hotel in Krakow
#35 Romantic Hotel in Krakow
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“A 10 minute stroll to the square in the old town, with amazing buildings to admire on the way.”
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“Tried to get a twin room, but only managed a double. Bed too small for two people (well particularly two friends) so I'd recommend a twin if possible.”
142maeveh, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
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