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Hostel | Sancova 20, Bratislava, Slovakia 81104

89.1% Overall Rating

776 out of 848 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (21/07/2014)

"The atmosphere was amazing and they also have a bar open during the day with very good prices. The. At night they've got a little pub downstairs with still reasonable prices. It's easy to get to from the bus station and…"

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Facilities

  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Washing machines
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bar(s)
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Outside area

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast USD 3.36

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

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89.1%

Overall Rating

776 out of 848 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Hostel Possonium'

Atmosphere
92.8%
Location
84.8%
Facilities
88.8%
Cleanliness
85.6%
Staff
94.4%
Value
85.6%
Safety
92.0%
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94.3%
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Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

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

21 July 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The atmosphere was amazing and they also have a bar open during the day with very good prices. The. At night they've got a little pub downstairs with still reasonable prices. It's easy to get to from the bus station and easy to walk to the old city centre. The staff was quite helpful, the checkout took us maybe too long but the receptionist showed us on a map where we were and what to do. They had free use of washing machines (you could buy washing powder) and a dishwasher.

Disliked: Nothing

The property's response is...

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

John Brook

Alone

Relaxation/spa

04 July 2014 John would recommend this property

Liked: Very good stuff , garden , bar , and this property have also very good location , very close to train station and city center

Disliked: I like everthing about this property

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

Daniel Vargas

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

23 June 2014 Daniel would recommend this property

Liked: Near to the train station, good wifi, free laundry, nice staff, they have almost everything!

Disliked: nothing

The property's response is...

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

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

29 May 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great garden with chillout bar, helpful staff, perfect location and the most important thing, that everything is nice and clean.

Disliked: Nothing, everything was just great here.

The property's response is...

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

jackie fisher

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

23 May 2014 jackie would recommend this property

Liked: Outdoor bar was great

Disliked: Not very clear on local info

The property's response is...

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

David Hughes

With a large group / tour

Partying / nightlife

01 April 2014 David would recommend this property

Liked: As soon as we arrived which was earlier than expected. Our room was ready and very clean and tidy. Martin was working on reception and was very helpful and friendly throught the stay great assist to the hostel. Really nice outside bar area and the wether was great so really nice to sit out and have a beer.

Disliked: Didn't dislike anything really. Just take note that the Hostel is a 20+ min walk from the best bars and clubs, which is fine at the start in the sun but quite hard work later in the evening.

The property's response is...

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

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

27 February 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It was great, there was a really nice atmosphere especially outside. The "Hostel" themed bar was a little creepy but a good story after :P

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

The property's response is...

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

Liang-Yu Chen

With my spouse / partner

Sightseeing & culture

23 February 2014 Liang-Yu would recommend this property

Liked: the atmosphere is good, staff at the reception is nice : )

Disliked: There is not enough power socket in my room

The property's response is...

62.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 40% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 40%

Ashlea Wheeler

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year

03 January 2014

Liked: Cheap place. Bar is pretty cool, though noisy. Kitchen is really nice.

Disliked: My opinion is probably skewed as we had really terrible room mates, a girl with a hacking cough that kept me awake all night and made the room feel germy. But this is what I thought: The Location is not great, not near any of the sights. Rooms are crowded and not all that clean, there was hair and dust in the bathroom when we arrived. Walls are thin and we could hear loud music from the hostel bar until about 3am. Not great for a light sleeper. Also my locker didn't close properly. I never felt very comfortable here, I wouldn't recommend this place.

The property's response is...

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

Zhihui Meng

Alone

Sightseeing & culture
Visiting friends or family

01 January 2014 Zhihui would recommend this property

Liked: Location, great staff and room decoration

Disliked: The room was a bit too hot; party people came back at around 3 (when the bar is coled) making a lot of noice

The property's response is...

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

Okada Yuki

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

28 December 2013 Okada would recommend this property

Liked: よかった

Disliked: キッチンが暗い

The property's response is...

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

Customer review

Alone

Sightseeing & culture

23 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: This hostel is definitely worth visiting. It's clean, has a nice kitchen with everything you need and lots of friendly people, especially the staff. They really show they care about your stay and answer any question you might have. The reception is open 24/7 so there is always someone to help you. It has a great original bar downstairs and very nice garden in the back. It's close to the center and you can walk almost everywhere. I could also rent a bike and use it for the whole day.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

The property's response is...

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

Customer review

Alone

Sightseeing & culture

23 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Perfect staff, location, bar, garden... Hostel Possonium is defenetly one of the best hostels I have ever been. Hope I will come back soon!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

Alone

Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

22 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Absolutely best hostel! I will definitely come back.

Disliked: The only thing I disliked was that I coud not stay longer :-)

The property's response is...

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

Customer review

Alone

Business / conference

20 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The staff was very friendly, and the atmosphere was awesome. If you are looking for a nice hostel near the centre of Bratislava, plus a good value of money, then I definitely recomment this hostel!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

The property's response is...

85.7%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 40% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break

14 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Themed rooms, neat cellar bar

Disliked: Right next to road - can be very noisey at night

The property's response is...

88.6%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 100%

Adam Jantz

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

03 August 2013 Adam would recommend this property

Liked: Has character. You can't get closer to the train station than this.

Disliked: It can be a bit of a party atmosphere. Depends on if that's your thing or not.

The property's response is...

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

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

02 August 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The beer garden. Close to station.

Disliked: Very little.

The property's response is...

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

Stephen Devincenzi

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture
Visiting friends or family

12 June 2013 Stephen would recommend this property

Liked: nice bar, cool staff, nice garden, great location between centre and station.

Disliked: I feel like 15 euros is a lot in a country like Slovakia, but oh well, it was nice.

The property's response is...

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

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Events / festivals
Partying / nightlife
Shopping

22 April 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the approach of stuff there, they were great.

Disliked: nothing

The property's response is...

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

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break
Sightseeing & culture
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

16 April 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Cool basement bar, and garden just opened which would be really nice in summer :) Good kitchen facilities - not big but shiny and new, staff were helpful and good-humoured and made us feel welcome. Really liked the decor in the rooms (country themes) which adds character :) And not too far from the centre at all.

Disliked: Not the quietest - there were people in the bar til late and walking around the corridors, without someone telling them to be quiet. Okay if you like to stay up late, but if you're a light sleeper and you want a good night's sleep, it's probably not the place for you!

The property's response is...

68.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

17 March 2013

Liked: Very clean and well located if you are arriving or departing Bratislava by train.

Disliked: Noisiest hostel I've ever stayed in, got about 2 hours of sleep the two nights we stayed. No effort is made to control the noise made throughout the night by customers and staff. There was a high level of noise right outside our room until after 4am both nights. The bar in the hostel was nice but the non-smoking area is disregarded and people were just smoking wherever they were.

The property's response is...

60.0%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

19 February 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It's near the train station

Disliked: Bed was hard, sheets don't fit the mattress and the dorm I stayed in was right next to the front door and reception on the ground floor meaning you can hear everything outside, every time the doorbell rings (because you don't get a key to the front door) and anyone in the reception area. Also the bar is underneath you in the basement, fine if you're drinking not so good if you want to get to sleep.

The property's response is...

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

Matijaž Pecnik

With friends / other travellers

City break
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

18 February 2013 Matijaž would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly staff, cheap, clean. Cool bar!

Disliked: There's no designated parking. You can, however, try your luck finding a parking spot on the nearby streets.

The property's response is...

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

Joanne Cronin

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

23 January 2013 Joanne would recommend this property

Liked: I've been traveling now for 12 months alone. This hostel was alot of fun. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Couldn't have asked for more. Really good for the lone traveler, as well as groups of course. Made some good friends here & want to return again very soon. Great location near the train station & nice to have your own locker. It was the friendly reception & bar staff that made it so great for me. Some great parties at the hostel bar too (especially the End of the World party in December!!!) Miss the hostel lots already!

Disliked: Nothing to dislike!

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