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Heart of Gold Hostel

Hostel

Johannisstr. 11, Berlin, Germany

The Heart of Gold is the Starship under the Berlin hostel umbrella. It looks a bit like a spaceship but in fact it is - mostly harmless. It is centrally located an in between sights and nightlife and is inspired by "The Hitchhikers Guide to The Galaxy" by Douglas Adams.

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Atmosphere 88%

Cleanliness 91%

Facilities 89%

Location 96%

Safety 95%

Staff 90%

Value 92%

What's Included

  • Linen
  • Luggage Room
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Adaptors
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Pool Table
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Towels Included
  • Vending Machines
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast 4.73USD

Important Information

Groups consisting of more than 9 people must book via the group bookings department. The hostel does not accept these bookings through this website and reserves the right to cancel them without refunding the deposit.
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Special Conditions for New Years bookings including 31st December:
Minimum stay is 5 Nights. No Check-In or Check-Out on 1st January. The full prepayment is required, your credit card will be charged immediately with the full amount. It is not refundable in case of cancellation or no show. If the full payment is not possible, the booking won't be complete and you might loose your beds.
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City Tax is not included in the prices.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Latest Check-out: 12:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Berlin?

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The Heart of Gold is the Starship under the Berlin hostel umbrella. It looks a bit like a spaceship but in fact it is - mostly harmless. It is centrally located an in between sights and nightlife and is inspired by "The Hitchhikers Guide to The Galaxy" by Douglas Adams.

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Shared Rooms

Basic 6 Bed Mixed Dorm

People 6

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Shared Room

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Shared Bathroom

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Basic

Basic 8 Bed Mixed Dorm

People 8

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Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

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Basic

Basic 4 Bed Mixed Dorm

People 4

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Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

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Basic

Basic 7 Bed Mixed Dorm

People 7

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Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

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Basic

Basic 5 Bed Mixed Dorm

People 5

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Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

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Basic

Basic 42 Bed Mixed Dorm

People 42

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Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

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Basic

Private Rooms

Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

People 2

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Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

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Standard

Basic 3 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

People 3

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Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

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Basic

Standard Single Private Shared Bathroom

People 1

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Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

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Standard

Basic 4 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

People 4

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Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

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Basic

About Heart of Gold Hostel

Special offer: Breakfast included from Monday to Friday morning during the month of November.

The Heart of Gold Hostel Berlin is the Starship of the Berlin Hostels. First and only theme hostel, inspired by "The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy"

Most centrally located in the heart of Berlin - just one stop from the main central station - Hauptbahnhof. Almost all sights are within walking distance.

Linen & Towels included. Free hot showers. Free WiFi and Internet Terminals in reception area. Free Map of Berlin. Free coffee & tea. Free walking tour (tip-based). No Lockout, no Curfew. 24 hour service. Check-out 12 o clock. Free Hostel Safe. Friendly international staff.

It is a unique state-of-the-art hostel that looks a bit like the spaceship, but then again it isn't - really and is mostly harmless.
- Bar with Chesterfield sofa in a relaxed atmosphere
- Biergarten
- Key card access
- Large reception area with panorama windows
- Large video screen

The Bar is open from 6pm to 5am - Breakfast buffet served daily between 8 am and 12 pm for 4 Euro incl. coffee or tea.

Accommodation Information

Most of the rooms are painted by different artists and feature a table and chairs, a mirror and a huge window.

We offer a number of different room types including singles and twins with a shower and washbasin, 3-8 bed dorms with shared facilities and of course our mega dorm.

In the dorm rooms you'll find bunk beds and normal beds, each with a reading light. There is one locker per person where you can lock your stuff using a pad-lock, which is available for 10 Euro deposit, which you get back on check-out.

Sheets are included, but we charge a 5 € deposit which you also get back on checkout.

Please note that groups consisting of more than 9 people must book via the group bookings department.
The hostel does not accept these bookings through the website and reserves the right to cancel them without refunding the deposit.

Location Information

The Hostel is most centrally located in the heart of Berlin. Almost all major sights are within walking distance, including:

- Brandenburg Gate
- The Reichstag
- Museums Island
- TV-Tower at Alexanderplatz
- Gendarmenmarkt
- Hackescher Markt
- Synagoge
- Gendarmenmarkt

And many more...

It takes around 10 min by Underground to get to Checkpoint Charlie or the Jewish Museum.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day 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.