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Vantaa, Finland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked the hostel for one night after arriving late night to Warsaw with Ryanair. The staff were helpful. I have nothing to complain with my room of 6 beds. The hostel room was warm and neat. They had a special breakfast for an extra 10Zl but the basic breakfast was good enough. Muesli, cornflakes, milk, coffee, tea, sliced cheese,...

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Hostel_Helvetia, Właściciel at Hostel Helvetia, responded to this review

Thanks for your review! Just one thing, we are situated in the city centre :) I don't know what you considered for Warsaw's heart. That's true that it's not easy to decide even for us, Varsovians. Some people think it's the Old Town (15-min-walk from our place), some say it's the Palace of Culture & Science (15min-walk), some that's Nowy...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff over there is very kind! I've been there three times, the location of the hostel is great. Next to the main street and between 'Old Town' and WAW Centralna. The rooms are clean, just as the kitchen and the showers. Last time I was there were computers as well, but they only work if you pay for them...

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North Providence, Rhode Island
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Hostel Helvetia is in a great location...within walking distance of Old Town, the Palace of Culture and Science and plenty of places to eat and shop. A code is required to enter the building and it changes every day so security is not a concern. There are also individual lockers (which are quite large) in the rooms and a locked...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Very friendly staff who helped me loads while I stayed. The dorm was clean, great price for it. I was moved to a female dorm due to an 'unsavory character' in my dorm and the staff couldn't have been more helpful. I can't recommend this hostel enough!!

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Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Myself and 8 others, all ages 20-22 found the hostel to be perfect. We came to Warsaw for a little holiday in November and the hostel was in a good location for exploring all the main areas of Warsaw. The rooms were clean, standard rooms. Nothing spectacular but we all slept very well. Showers nice and hot. We thought it...

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Baku, Azerbaijan
Reviewed 7 November 2016

I have been there in october. A friend of mine advised me Helvetia. It is easy to find. From Chopin Airport you can catch 175 no. bus and just University Station is the place that you need to stop.The location of Hostel is comfortable, it is near the Polish Theatre, it is near the Warsaw University. You can walk to...

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Zurich
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The location was great, just by the old town, and we also liked the facility. However, the bathroom was not clean, and it was not possible to lock the showers. Also, the beds were not so clean, as the hostel only cleans the linen part. The breakfast was okay, but not worth the money. However, we still liked the hostel...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 26 August 2016

We stayed in the hostel 2 nights. It was a great place to stay, well located. The staff was nice and helpfull. The bed were confortable and we slept well. The place is very very clean. there is a small breakfast, possible to upgrade for 10zlt.

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Quito
Reviewed 1 August 2016

this was the perfect mix of things I love. Quiet enough to sleep easily but still has an active, friendly common area. Close to things you want to see, but still safe. The staff was excellent and super helpful. The place was quite clean! Great hostel for sure!

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Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

A great place with nice staff that has a helpful and friendly approach. Stayed for one night before going out of Town. Recommend for good value stay in Warsaw. Clean and neat rooms. Pub crawl was nice to meet other travelers.

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Hostel Helvetia – travels, pictures, stories...We are a small, family-run hostel located in the very centre of Warsaw. Within a walking distance you will find the Old Town, Palace of Culture, Nowy Swiat Street, Museum of Chopin, Centre of Contemporary Art, National Museum, Copernicus Science Centre, National Stadium and a lot more. Breakfast included!Hostel Helvetia is situated in a quiet Sewerynow Street, but you will find the beating heart of Warsaw night-life with clubs, bars, cafes and theaters right behind the corner. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel Helvetia

Address: Sewerynow Street 7, Warsaw 02-924, Poland
Region: Poland > Central Poland > Mazovia Province > Warsaw > Śródmieście Północne
Price Range: ₹ 682 - ₹ 2,662 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Helvetia 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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“There are stairs, so not a good place for people in wheelchairs”
 of 5 bubbles annebW4250PW, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Use the floor plan at the website to check on sizes.”
 of 5 bubbles Eileena110, 25 May 2015 | Read review
“Check on the website for the exact location of the rooms. Room 6 (3 persons female dorm) is the first after the common room so be prepared for some noise but I still like this one because there are no bunk beds !”
 of 5 bubbles menasil, 30 Jun 2014 | Read review
“If you're a woman, absolutely choose the 3 bed women's dorm. Sometimes you might be the only one there and you will have the whole place to yourself!”
 of 5 bubbles Malipaws, 27 May 2014 | Read review
“The 8 person dorm was cute and comfortable, though some of the beds have drawer-like lockers that pull out from under the bottom bunk”
 of 5 bubbles 95lindsaym, 8 May 2014 | Read review
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