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Reviews of Hostel Mostel

Hostel | 2A, Makedonia Blvd., Sofia, Bulgaria 1000

96.6% Overall Rating

968 out of 1001 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (18/05/2015)

Ad de Jong thinks…

"friendly staff, who were very willing to answer our questions nice common room free breakfast"

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Facilities

  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 11.10

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

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96.6%

Overall Rating

968 out of 1001 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Hostel Mostel'

Atmosphere
97.6%
Location
96.0%
Facilities
95.2%
Cleanliness
92.0%
Staff
100.0%
Value
99.2%
Safety
96.0%
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Ad de Jong

With my spouse / partner

City break
Sightseeing & culture
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

18 May 2015 Ad would recommend this property

Liked: friendly staff, who were very willing to answer our questions nice common room free breakfast

Disliked: Ad left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
City break
Visiting friends or family

19 April 2015 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Good facilities with great service!

Disliked: Nothing to dislike. Its awesome!

82.9%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 100%

gina perkins

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
City break
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

12 April 2015 gina would recommend this property

Liked: LOVED IT! The place is nothing special, but staff is the best and the atmosphere is so cool and fun. It was super easy to meet people (as I was travelling alone...) and I had the best time! The saddest part was that I only stayed for two days!

Disliked: honestly can't think of a single thing

97.1%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Marissa Higdon

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

11 April 2015 Marissa would recommend this property

Liked: Hostel Mostel had a great atmosphere and encouraged getting to know your fellow backpackers. The staff was amazing, there were day trips organized by the hostel and the breakfast was delicious.

Disliked: Nothing

100.0%
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graeme haley

Alone

Business / conference

07 April 2015 graeme would recommend this property

Liked: Godd location. Excellant service by staff, good customer care. Warm. Clever and useful extra like free coffee etc

Disliked: graeme left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Visiting friends or family

02 April 2015 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Centrally located. The atmospere is very good, the staff very friendly and helpful. Free breakfast and dinner! Hot showers 24 hours a day, big rooms.

Disliked: Nothing really ;)

100.0%
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Ben Carlson

With friends / other travellers

City break
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

30 March 2015 Ben would recommend this property

Liked: Very helpful staff

Disliked: All was fine

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Jnana Sri Harsha Dattada

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
City break
Sightseeing & culture

29 March 2015 Jnana Sri Harsha would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly staff and loved the breakfast and dinner.

Disliked: Heating was not great in the room as heaters work only at certain time during night.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Jessica Flynn

With friends / other travellers

Events / festivals

17 March 2015 Jessica would recommend this property

Liked: Very friendly, helpful staff. Easy to get around, amazing breakfast!

Disliked: Having the room offsite from the main hostel/reception area, but really not a big problem.

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Patrick Burke

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

02 March 2015 Patrick would recommend this property

Liked: Fantastic deal, with the meals and the beer the Value for money is incredible. I have stayed in many worse hotels which claim to be three star. The only place worth considering in Sofia.

Disliked: Cannot think of anything.

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Kirstie Stark

With friends / other travellers

City break
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

23 February 2015 Kirstie would recommend this property

Liked: Great Hostel. We had a private room so we stayed in another building not too far from the main hostel, it was clean and spacious with good showers and wifi. Every morning we walked to the hostel for a fantastic breakfast (waffles, eggs, meats, cheeses...), there was also an evening meal, both of these activities brought all the hostel together and was a great way to meet people. There is also a free pool table in the common room (not the best) again a good way to meet new friends.

Disliked: Given a choice I wouldn't make the hostel any bigger.

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Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

17 February 2015 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Free breakfast and dinner

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

John Scott

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year

12 February 2015 John would recommend this property

Liked: Staff were super friendly and made you feel very comfortable. Breakfast and dinner included, hard to beat the price. Good dudes Yew!

Disliked: John left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Pau Agut Calduch

Alone

Business / conference

31 January 2015 Pau would recommend this property

Liked: The best are the price( per noght and furthermore the price for the food) is fantastic. For my is the best hostel for the monent in Sofia. Morover people there are very friendly with each other and each night they meet at 10:30 in the hole for go out, is fantastic.

Disliked: Anything.

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Customer review

Alone

City break
Partying / nightlife

26 January 2015 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly atmosphere, great staff, really a travelers hostel. In the city center. Great and cheap meals you can additionally get.. Lots of space, safe and secure.

Disliked: Everything was just fine

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Chad Plenge

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

24 January 2015 Chad would recommend this property

Liked: Excellent hostel. Very clean, great location, friendly staff, free wifi everywhere, large lockers, and so much more. They provide breakfast and dinner, both of which were above average. The staff provided excellent information and put together trips for guests if interested. Excellent central location. Great atmosphere. It is the hostel to stay at when in Sofia!

Disliked: Nothing

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Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
City break
Partying / nightlife
Shopping

23 January 2015 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great level of hygiene, great staff! Close to the city center, and many friendly travelers :)

Disliked: Nothing to dislike

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Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

22 December 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Everything - one of the best hostels I've ever stayed at. Definitely the only place to give free breakfast AND free dinner (and beer!) And it wasn't typical hostel food - this was great stuff. The common area and hostel overall are beautiful, clean, and inviting. Great place to meet other travelers. Friendly and helpful staff. Not a bad word to say.

Disliked: Not really a dislike - but you should know that if you book a private room you'll be in a separate apartment a 3 minute walk away.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Antony Garrick

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

10 November 2014 Antony would recommend this property

Liked: Staff, communal area

Disliked: Antony left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

08 November 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location was excellent. Staff were very friendly and gave a great introduction to the city including maps and places to eat/see. Free breakfasts and dinners were excellent, lots of healthy options. The private room we stayed in was a couple minutes walk from the main hostel, and it was a beautiful place to stay.

Disliked: nothing.

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Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

03 October 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very kind, helpful and competent staff. Fantastic breakfasts. Neat location.

Disliked: The only negative thing I can think of is the dinner, which was quite disappointing. I'd rather not have it all and stick to the free drink ;)

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Jakub Tomasek

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

18 September 2014 Jakub would recommend this property

Liked: Great place to stay. Huge hostel with all the facilities you might use. The staff give great tips even without asking.

Disliked: Jakub left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

15 September 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great atmosphere, friendly professional staff and really good breakfast!

Disliked: Not that much of a negative but just to note the private rooms are in a seperate building little away from the main hostel (5-10 min walk).

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Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
City break
Sightseeing & culture

14 September 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The people are so friendly and helpful! And the stories you will hear there will blow your mind!

Disliked: The dinner was ate sooner than I expected, I didn't catch anything, but it was my fault, I went downstairs to dinner at 8:15 pm (dinner was until 8.00)

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

08 September 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: This was a great hostel! Staff where super friendly and helpful, breakfast and dinner they provide was amazing for what you pay, they also organise a free pub crawl which you only pay for the drinks you buy (and drinks are so cheap) I would defs recommend this place!

Disliked: The only thing Is there were 2 showers and 3 toilets for 16 people, not Ideal but they were good showers! Also I felt a bit unsafe around the streets near the hostel late at night but if your with a group then you would be fine.


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