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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Everything was really organized and structured. People are really helpful besides the great location , you have free hot drink <3 Surrounded by S+U bahn system makes your stay great. I advise staying in Heart of Gold <#

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Bergamo, Italy
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The structure of the hostel is quite good and they also have a bar inside. If you don't want to go out in the cold, you can chill there with your friends. The position is perfect and you can reach a lot of things just walking. The only negative thing is that when you arrive you don't get a tour...

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La Paz, Mexico
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was sick, with coughs and every cough squeaked all the litter. The sheets a little old. In general good service, daily cleaning of rooms and bathrooms. Good for a couple of nights. I liked the common area, with music and good atmosphere. The location is very central, I find it difficult to find it the first time but is...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for two nights at the Heart of Gold Hostel and it was a good experience. We booked the Mega Dorm which has 42 beds but it is divided in two rooms and they let us choose the one with 11 beds. It was amazingly clean and the bathrooms were very good. The only thing I missed was a...

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Iceland
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not a big fan of Hostels in general, but this Hostel was surprisingly good. Rooms were clean, staff were friendly and helpful. Bar was really nice. Definitely recommend for people that like hostels.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent location and comfortable room (4 bed mixed dorm). Ensuite was clean and convenient. The bar had a great atmosphere for meeting fellow travellers. Only took off a rating point as the Wifi did not reach the room. Would stay here again.

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

5 of us stayed at heart of gold hostel over NYE and we were all impressed. The location is the key to this hostel as it is in walking distance to plenty of attractions and public transport. Staff were attentive and helpful, large common areas and felt clean. Bar downstairs is great too which easily sucks you into spending the...

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Lille, France
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in another hostel at first, way more expensive and Hert of Gold was better in every way. I booked for the 42 bed dorms but the dormitory is actually divided and I stayed in a 11 beds room. The room is huge, really quiet and isolated, you have plenty of spaces, it is clean. You can borrow towels....

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St Albans
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here with a group of 6 girls on New Year Eve. Had a fabulous time! Spacious, clean room with heated floors and best showers of any hostel I've stayed at. A great communal space with pool table and cheap drinks. The staff were friendly and accommodating, check-in and check-out open 24 hours which was ideal for our late and...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Berlin with 3 people and had a really nice room with 3 bunk beds in it. The room was clean and had a nice looker for your personal stuff. The hostel was very central and 200m away from a S-Bahn station and easy to find. The downstairs bar was really cool and quite cheap, a pool table...

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Mitte
The centre of Berlin, Mitte is most famous for sights like the Brandenburg Gate, Alexanderplatz, and Museum Island. The central location makes this one of the city's most expensive places to live. It is here the oldest traces of the city can be found, and evidence of some significant transformations, as well. The gangsters that once ruled the impoverished streets between Alexanderplatz and Hackescher Markt have given way to an international crowd pursuing fashionable designer clothes, the newest food trends and frequenting the many craft shops. Graphic designers have taken up residence in what used to be backyard barns and stables. There are still vestiges of the old days, however. The occasional housing complex is a reminder of the neighbourhood’s past. And if you look carefully, an old 1920s ball house nestled amongst the art galleries and exhibitions of Auguststrasse can still teach you how to dance the old fashioned way.
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Additional Information about Heart of Gold Hostel

Address: Johannisstr. 11, 10117 Berlin, Germany
Region: Germany > Berlin > Mitte
Price Range: ₹ 1,085 - ₹ 7,164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Heart of Gold Hostel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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“ask for a city view room.”
 of 5 bubbles Y201NVfrancescad, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I've slept in the 7 bed dorm and it was quite spacious”
 of 5 bubbles martinad312, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Clean hostel”
 of 5 bubbles N5566ZOcristinal, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“write to them and they are more than happy to accommodate a group of friends having their own room.”
 of 5 bubbles 503matthewt, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“good breakfast for 5€, to be perfect, need to include boiled eggs ;)”
 of 5 bubbles jo_ov813, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
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