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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We stayed for two nights with a group of about 15, in rooms for 4. My room was surprisingly hotel-like, modern, very clean and spacious (1 double bed, 1 bunk bed for two, 1 large bathroom). Street noise was acceptable. Kitchen well equipped, very clean and looked after. Downside: Had a feeling we weren´t welcome. The gentleman behind reception had...

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Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

This hostle was surprisingly good! It was super cheap compared with other places, and it is in a very good location. We booked two beds from a 10-bed room, but we were upgraded into a 6-bed room, with only two of us! 😇 The room was really clean. Bed linen was quite ok as well , and the pillow was...

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Located just outside the compact historic center, this hostel is a nice base for exploring Wernigerode. It has reasonable facilities and a good breakfast. Reception hours were very restricted, even though the staff, when available, was very helpful.

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Cedar Park, Texas
Reviewed 29 August 2015

The hostel is within easy reach of the sites of the town, a grocery store and the main rail station. The man working there was friendly, just in a German way, so maybe not everyone would interpret him as friendly. I stayed in the six bed room and it was clean and had a private bathroom. It was also nice...

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Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 24 May 2015

We were driving to the place from Burg Kriebstein via mountains, curvy roads, sunset and guess what happened, a deer appeared in front of our car. I've never expected they could appear that fast. So anyway when we came to the place doors were closed! Be careful guys the check-in is only till 8 PM and that is it! The...

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Wroclaw, Poland
Reviewed 15 January 2015

Good location, walking distance to the center of a town. Very strange service. When we arrived a guy at the reception acted very surprised like we had no reservation. After I showed booking.com confirmation he said "Well, ok". Unfriendly! We were choosing this place based on a price. But actually we overpaid, as there were many other charges not included...

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UK
Reviewed 14 September 2012

This hostel makes incorrect claims in its facilites. There is no courtyard. It looks as though there may have been access to the back at one time but this area is now used by other residents and the back door is locked, with no access from the road which would be needed for bike storage. There is no washing machine...

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Kingston, New Hampshire
Reviewed 18 January 2012

I staid at the Harz hostel in October of 2011 and loved it. The owner was very nice and helpful he even called to helped me get into a church that was closed so I could see my coat of arms in it. The hostel was one of the cleanest I have ever been to. It is walking distance to...

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Manaus, AM
Reviewed 12 January 2012

I have been there with my husband and daughter, good price and nice location...Easy to find, and restaurant near to!

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Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2011

The gentleman in charge of reception was very polite and helpful and let us into our room (which was a private double with it's own bathroom) an hour or so earlier than the official time. The room was spacious, but was a bit musty, needed a good airing. There was an excellent bathroom, except that the shower was a good...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Harz Mountains - Welcome home Are you in Wernigerode for business or pleasure? Alone or with your family? With friends or with a formal group? Whether you want to party, shop, enjoy arts and culture or meet new people, you’ve come to the right place. At Harz Hostel you’re right in the centre of Wernigerode and just a short trip away from all the important sites and events the city has to offer. Our Harz Hostel team is always happy to show you the way to any place you may want to visit – all easily and quickly reached from our new and exciting house. We also have some special highlights in store for you at our Harz Hostel. Curl up by our Chill-Out lounge after breakfast and plan your day in comfort. Have evening drinks with friends and meet backpackers from all over the world in our hostel kitchen. Or if you’d rather have your peace and quiet, just book a double room and get all the relaxation you need. Maybe you’re en route with friends, colleagues or family? If so, a shared room with up to 6 beds could be just the right thing. Or, if you like being surrounded by people at all times of day, a bed in one of our dorm-style rooms may be the perfect choice for you. Whatever you choose, you’re guaranteed a central location and accommodations that are perfect for YOU – whether you want to meet new people, experience new things or just unwind and relax after a stressful day. Welcome to the only Hostel in the Harz. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harz Hostel

Address: Schmatzfelder Strasse. 50-52, 38855 Wernigerode, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Region: Germany > Saxony-Anhalt > Wernigerode
Price Range: ₹ 3,943 - ₹ 7,240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Harz Hostel 1*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Guys you can find a better place for the same money! Don't pay attention for they write by big characters! See what they write for smaller! The price will be double!”
302bis, 24 May 2015 | Read review
“The road is noisy so try to choose a room at the back, over the non-existent courtyard.”
AnneMaggie, 14 Sep 2012 | Read review
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