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Copenhagen Downtown Hostel Hostel

Vandkunsten 5, Copenhagen, Denmark

An award-winning retro design hostel located in the heart of Copenhagen's city center; come and enjoy our fun, cosy and hip Scandinavian atmosphere! Copenhagen Downtown Hostel is located right in the heart of the city's historic center, in one of Copenhagen's coolest areas. We are within an easy ten-minute walk from the Central Station and all the major sights - shopping, bars, and restaurants around the corner. We offer great value accommodation for everyone, with further discounts for groups traveling together. We have a selection or private rooms, family rooms and shared dorm rooms for 4, 6, 8, 10 people. We are here to welcome you to the city we love! Read more

87% Overall Rating 571 out of 618 customers would recommend this property based on 618 reviews

Atmosphere 93%

Cleanliness 82%

Facilities 82%

Location 98%

Safety 86%

Staff 91%

Value 80%

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What's Included

  • Linen
  • Luggage Room

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cafe
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Elevator
  • Foosball
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast 10.30USD
  • Towel 1.59USD

Important Information

Please note :
Check-in: from 2pm. If you will be arriving later than 9pm you must prepay in order to guarantee your booking.

Cancellation policy - 48h

Age restriction: you MUST be over 18 to stay in a Dorm. This restriction only applies in our shared rooms, not for private rooms.

24hr parking available for DKK150, only 10 minutes' walk from the hostel.

Private lockers are available for only DKK30.

Our hostel has a no-smoking policy.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Copenhagen?

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An award-winning retro design hostel located in the heart of Copenhagen's city center; come and enjoy our fun, cosy and hip Scandinavian atmosphere! Copenhagen Downtown Hostel is located right in the heart of the city's historic center, in one of Copenhagen's coolest areas. We are within an easy ten-minute walk from the Central Station and all the major sights - shopping, bars, and restaurants around the corner. We offer great value accommodation for everyone, with further discounts for groups traveling together. We have a selection or private rooms, family rooms and shared dorm rooms for 4, 6, 8, 10 people. We are here to welcome you to the city we love! Read more

Shared Rooms

10 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

4 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Standard 12 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 12

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Private Rooms

3 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Twin Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

4 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Standard Single Private Ensuite

Sleeps 1

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Basic 10 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 10

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 6 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 6

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

About Copenhagen Downtown Hostel

Our award-winning hostel has 24-hour reception, a spacious and lively lounge and bar, edgy venue for live music, free dinner every night, free yoga classes, laundry facilities, free Wi-Fi, free iPad rental and a welcoming bean bags area outside, overlooking the street.

We are centrally located in the old part of Copenhagen, next to the City Hall Square and the parliament. Our location is outstanding for local hotspots, whether it’s bustling nightlife, the longest pedestrianized shopping street in the world (Strøget), fusion restaurants, the famous Tivoli gardens and the harbour beach. If you'de like some more culture, we are just next to Denmark’s best museums, galleries and theaters.

Our location means we have all public transport links on our doorstep; you are within easy reach of everything that the city and the rest of Denmark has to offer.

The hostel is cosy yet cool, proudly showing a Scandinavian retro design and a friendly, relaxed vibe. Our trendy lounge provides the ideal surroundings to chill or socialize and meet other guests. Our café offers an all-you-can-eat-and-drink breakfast buffet for an unbeatable price and tempting foods during the rest of the day. You can also feel free to cook your own special dish in our well-equipped guest kitchen.

You are welcome to join our delicious ‘Free Dinner’ events held in the hostel and meet fellow travelers for a free meal, every night at 18:30 at the Downunder bar.

If you are looking for more liquid entertainment, we have one of the cheapest bars in town, located right here in our lounge area and offering a great value Happy Hour every night. Make yourself comfortable and enjoy playing pool, foosball or other games with your (new) friends.

We also have Free Walking tours, twice a day, every day! So easy when the tour picks up right here in the lounge! You can take the morning tour at 10.45 or the afternoon tour at 15.45.

We have 88 rooms, to suit every budget. There are private rooms for two-to-five people or shared dormitories for four-to-10 people. Many of our rooms feature private bathrooms and individual power sockets, personal reading lights and mirrors. Our 10 people dorms and 6 people dorm has lockers for your valuables, you will just need a pad lock. Large lockers are available in our luggage room for only DKK30 per day. All private rooms overlook the Vandkunsten square with a water fountain from 1910 – an urban gem.

Did you know that guests from more than 40 countries stay with us every month?

So come along to our warm home and welcoming staff!
Vi ses!

Accommodation Information

Checkout is at 10am and check-in is from 2pm. Reception is open 24/7 for your convenience

At arrival you can pay in Danish currency or with most credit and debit cards. (Be aware international credit cards might include a minor fee)

Age restriction: Guests must be over 18 to stay in the shared dormitories.

24 hour parking is available for DKK150 per day, only 10 minutes walk from the hostel.
Large private lockers are available for only DKK30 per day.

The hostel has a non-smoking policy.

Cancellation Policy
This property has a 48-hour cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within 48 hours prior to check in time (at 2 pm) will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated.
Cancellation is through our info email address.

Location Information

We are located in the old part of Copenhagen, just next to the City Hall Square.
Our location is outstanding for Copenhagen hotspots whether it's the nightlife, the longest walking street in the world (Strøget), restaurants, theaters or attractions like Tivoli, the harbor beach, museums and galleries. Bohemian Christiania and the world famous Little Mermaid are within a short walk as well.

With handy transport links on your doorstep, you are within easy reach of everything that the city and the rest of Denmark has to offer.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.