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Bratislava is the capital of the Slovak Republic. It's the center of business and education (with several universities), as well as the Slovak city with the most cultural and public institutions. The city has a lovely pedestrian zone in its historic center which is juxtaposed with massive communist housing blocks across a futuristic bridge over the Danube. You may enjoy taking in this extremely juxtaposed city from the castle, which is fittingly a very communist reconstruction of the city's past. The city is further known for its cheap yet hearty gastronomy and Slovak pub culture. Don't overlook the monuments in this city, many are quirky relics of the Czechoslovakian era.
Bratislava hostels are located mostly around the pedestrian city-center or just a few blocks outside the pedestrian zone. Though there are many choices, it's good to note security in choosing a place to stay. Some hostels in Bratislava have too little security and thieves have taken note, though there are also many good hostels in Bratislava. The few hostels near the Presidential Palace are particularly good, in terms of security, as well as for getting into town by train or plain (as the airport bus goes to the main train station) since they are between the center and the station. Those arriving by bus could look for a place on the west side of the center, though be leery of poor security reviews. If coming from Vienna consider that trains to Hlavna Stanica (Bratislava Central) go to the main part of town and those to Bratislava Petržalka stop among the markets and malls in the communist-built suburb.
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HI - Bratislava Hostel - Hotel Spirit
"Great - I was there and the hotel is very nice, simply, great breakfast, and nice people. if I will ever be in Slovakia I choose this Hotel AGAIN!" … "Hi everybody, i would like to recommend visiting this Hotel, because its amazing. You will be impressed by special architecture offering warm and creative atmosphere. Staff is very nice and helpful (help with travel instructions). Hotel is also a gallery of modern painting. You can...
"Good value for your money - Very friendly and helpful staff, they even gave me a discount for a 3 night stay without asking! Got invited to a party downstairs with a bunch of Polish teachers and had a great time! Free secure parking right in front of the hotel as well." … "Stay away from this dump!!! Bad location, scary scary place, more like a prison. The price is low, but no price is low enough for a place like this." … "In my...
Downtown Backpackers - Bratislava Hostel
"Downtown Backpackers - Bratislava Hostel is a great place to stay during your visit to Bratislava. The hostel has a very earthy, grounded, and homey feel to it. The staff here are friendly and helpful and are at the front desk at all times. They can give you maps and information on where to get food, free walking tours, and other sights around the area to explore. They also have events that they can tell you about, including free jazz nights...
Summer Youth Hostel Mlada Garda
"Clean, secure, pleasant en-suite rooms. No kitchen facilities. Good, cheap, safe accommodation." … "I stayed at this hostel last summer and at first I was a bit scared because no one spoke English and the building was old and seemed like an empty mental institution. But it turn out very clean, quiet, and people were really friendly and helpful. The only problem is that it is a bit far from city center. I think it is a good choice if...
"Patio Hostel is a decent hostel with a nice courtyard where they have BBQs every evening for a small fee. It also has a bar in the basement for anyone wanting to have a few drinks and meet some people. There was no noise coming from the bar, either, that could make having a good night's sleep an issue. The staff were helpful, telling us about a free walking tour that was offered in town, and giving us a map and an explanation. The Location...
"Hostel Possonium is a great little gem in Bratislava. It has a great atmosphere, and you'll be welcomed by its friendly staff upon arrival. The hostel is playfully designed, with bright colors and dorm rooms named after various countries. The Location Hostel Possonium is easily accessible, though it is very difficult to find when first arriving. Look for a blue vertical sign on the left side of the road when arriving from the airport....
"Hostel Blues is a big, newly renovated, modern hostel. The Location The hostel is in a good location, close enough to the historical centre of Bratislava to walk and not too far from the main train and bus stations. The hostel is located on one of the main roads leading to the centre so there is easy access to trams and taxis. Rooms and Bathrooms We stayed in a female dorm, which was clean and quite spacious. Each bed has its own...
A1 Hostel Bratislava
In the City Center
"Extremely polite staff, a good location and the sensation of being at a friends' house make A1 Hostel Bratislava a very nice to place to stay when you go to Bratislava. The Location The instructions given by the hostel are enough to find the right place. It is in the first floor of a hidden building only one block away from one of the most important avenues of the city, right at the entrance of the old town. There is a supermarket one...
Art Hostel Taurus
"Very nice hostel, bit of an attitude at front desk. - The place is spotless, very well located, and breakfast is included. The only problem is the attitude of the people at the front, particularly the older lady. Out of three people, 2 were rude." … "… cabinet. Room 7 (Bossa Nova): sleeps 3. Three single natural wood beds, ensuite shower and toilet, LCD TV, storage cabinet. Ideal for a family. Room 8 (R’n’B): sleeps 4. One...
Hyde Park Hostel
"The Hyde Park Hostel in Krakow is suitable both for an individual traveller or for smaller groups. Each room has its own ensuite bathroom and is equipped with satellite TV and electric kettle. There is also shared kitchenette available for the guests at the hostel. The hostel has several types of rooms - single, doubles, triples, quads (all of them are private rooms) and two dorms - a five bedded dorm and a six bedded dorm." …...
"The hostel is within walking distance of all the major attractions in Bratislava, such as the Old Town Square and the well-known Bratislava castle (just a 15 minutes of walk). Our services: accommodation in comfortable rooms with 2 to 8 beds, social facilities, reservation of lunch/dinner in restaurants, booking tickets to the theater or cinema. We provide for free wifi internet, bed linens, duvets, pillows, luggage storage, microwave,...
Freddie next to Mercury
"… fun here with great music, grilled specialties and excellent beer and wine. Must be services as free WIFI, laundry room, 24-hour reception desk are present for all guests. You can use for fair fee hostel parking lot or garage for motorcycles. Entry to hostel is secured with access cards that provide to our customers maximum safety. You can leave your valuables in the safety room with 24-hour surveillance. If you are interested, we...
"We are a new, clean, quiet, fully equipped hostel with a capacity of 44 beds in the hart of Bratislava on the Obchodna street No. 52. Directly in front of the hostel gate are many restaurants, bars, cafes and shops. Mansard offering clean, simply furnished various types of accommodation with free bed linen, reading lights, personal lockers and free Wi-Fi internet Access. You can stay in a dorm with shared facilitites or book a private room...
Wild Elephants Hostel
"Wild Elephants Hostel is a great hostel in the very heart of Bratislava. It is open all year long. It offers some of the most competitive prices in the city, great artistic atmosphere, and many different activities. The Location The location is outstanding; it is virtually in the very center of Bratislava. If you arrive by train, it takes about fifteen minutes on foot to get to the hostel. The new bus station is only five minutes and...
Red Star Hostel Bratislava
"… If you choose to relax on the hostel premises we have everything you might be looking for: tennis and volleyball court, a bar to meet new people, a garden to enjoy your beer. And if you can't make up your mind what to do go and find the receptionist who's always up for a chat and a bit of laugh. Because the only iron curtain that's left is between Red Star Hostel and the boredom! We know what people on the road need and we have it...
"Juraj's Hostel is a great hostel located near the central train station in Bratislava, Slovakia. It is open during the whole year. The price is one of the lowest in the city, you have all the basics that are to be expected from a hostel, and the place is remarkably clean. The Location The location is very good -- it is not so close but also not so far from the center of Bratislava. It takes about fifteen minutes on foot to reach the...
Bratislava Apartments - Old Riverside
"… The apartment offers: - spacious bedroom I. with double bed and single bed ( here is place for add one single bed ) ; - bedroom II. with double bed ( here is place for add one single bed with anatomic mattress ) ; - big livingroom with leather sofa ( in room is place for add three single beds with anatomic mattress ) ; - kitchen with table and six high chairs, - two bathroom and toilet, - wifi internet ( no charge ) The size of...
Apartment Historical Centre
"… information : Check- in time: after 14.00 Check-out time: before 11.00 City tax from accommodation is not included in the price. It is 1,7 EUR per person per night. With this tax the price is final. In case of bigger group you may be asked for a damage deposit up to 200 EUR which will be returned to you at your departure. Deposit could be cut down in case of noisily behaviour too. ______________________________________________...
Apartment Blue Danube
"… without an elevator. The size of Apartment Blue Danube is 80 square metres or approximately 861 square feet. Apartment sleeps up to seven persons. ______________________________________________________________________________________________________ Important information: Because the accommodation is in private apartment please be so kind and let us know approximate time of your arrival by text message (on the telephone number...
Apartment Presidential Palace
"Lovely place to stay in the centre of Bratislava for a great price - Martin (the owner) was very friendly and kindly suggested places to see in Bratislava. The apartment was well located and very close to the centre. It was very clean and nicely furnished with a hob, microwave and fridge but was a little short on utensils (only 1 knife!) so bear in mind if you plan to self-cater. Seemed like a quiet area but street noise outside (building...
"Apartments Bratislava is family run business that offers apartment accommodation in more than 10 apartments in various locations of Bratislava City Center. All apartments are in walking distance to all well known sights and to restaurants, cafes or shops on pedestrian zone or Eurovea center. Apartments are fully equipped and kept in high standard offering such an amenities like LCD TV with cable channels, DVD/CD player, washing machine,...
"Our newly furnished apartment is situated on the third floor with a lift. We also provide: Towels and bed linen. LCD-TV with Cable-TV. Fully equipped kitchen (microwave, dish washer, cooking facilities, cutlery, plates, pans, pots, etc.), Free selection of soft drinks. Iron. Luxurious bathroom Free unlimited internet connection if you bring your own laptop. No smoking in rooms We can arrange pick up from airport/bus/train station....
"Apartments Lafranconi are located in the Lafranconi area, with views of the river Danube, some 20 minutes walk along the river promenade from the city centre and some 5 minutes from the city centre by public transport. Apartments contain a living room with sofa inter-connected with a kitchen, bedroom with double bed . There is a hallway leading to the bathroom equipped with a shower and toilet. Each apartment is air-conditioned, equipped...
Bratislava Apartment Obchodna
"… are proud. All the apartments were fully refurbished in 2006. All reforms, decoration and furniture selection was carried out by Bratislavapartments.com which has allowed us total control over quality standards and enabled us to offer apartments perfectly suited to contemporary use. New apartment 1-3 persons 1 bedroom, 1 Bathroom Walking area. City center: 3min walk 40 m2, 4th floor This small apartment full of charme has a...
Bratislava Apartment Rajska
"Situated in an old brick building with an elevator at 14 Rajska Street, in Bratislava’s city centre, near a supermarket and a restaurant area. Bratislavapartments does not have an actual reception but does provide a 24-hour telephone assistance service. On your arrival, you will be given a telephone number which you may call for any query, problem or emergency during 24 hrs per day. The apartment has a room with a double bed, a fully...
Bratislava Apartment Maly Trh
"… and our passion for analysing the product from the client’s point of view at all times, has allowed us to achieve a customer satisfaction level of which we are proud. All the apartments were fully refurbished in 2006. All reforms, decoration and furniture selection was carried out by Bratislavapartments.com which has allowed us total control over quality standards and enabled us to offer apartments perfectly suited to contemporary...
Apartments City Centre Bratislava
"Apartments City Centre Bratislava is a family run business which is offering comfortable accommodation in several apartments all located directly in historical centre of Bratislava. All attractions, sights, bars, restaurants, shops and public transport are on walking distance. Apartments are fully equipped, each has own bathroom, kitchen, toilet and most of them have balcony. Price incudes bed linen and towels, complimentary coffee...
"… and luxury making it ideal for the romantic getaway or desired business trip. External roller shades provide quiet and comfortable environment. If you want to park below the apartment there is a fee (from 08:00 – 16:00 0.70 euro/hour), after it is free of charge. You will also find free street parking near the apartment about 30 to 50 meters away. Please note: Check in: 3.00 pm Check out: 11:00 am (Check in after 21:00 -...
"… backyard is very unique as its private and secure used only by the house tenants. Parking: Free parking available. Secure Parking available with long term rental. Facilities: Satellite TV, WiFi, fully equipped kitchen, gas stove, microwave, kettle, fridge, coffee and tea, toaster, washing machine, iron and ironing board, pillows, bed linen, towels. Please note: Check in: 3.00 pm Check out: 11:00 am (Check in after...
"… room connected with kitchen, large bathroom with tub and toilet, hallway. Full e Surroundings The apartments are located in 3 locations. MEDENA apartments are right in the historical city center, close to all the interesting and attractive places of Bratislava. Cafes, restaurants, Slovak National Theatre, Opera, the Danube River riverside and various other comforts of this prestigious location. - Medená 10, Bratislava I -...
Apartment Twin City
"… apartment is located on 2st floor of renewed residential building with elevator. It is modern, renovated and newly refurnished apartment situated on a quiet place. The size is 55 square meters. It has cosy sitting room with convertible sofa bed and nice bedroom with king size bed. We offer fresh supply of towels and clean linen. * stove with electric oven * refrigerator * microwave * kettle, toaster and all...
Blue Hotel Bratislava
"… Blue Bratislava offers visitors international meals inspired by Italian cuisine. Those who love green salads, pasta or light meals of poultry and fish will be satisfied as well. The hotel also offers tourist information services as wi fi internet connection (complimentary), taxicab service, camera monitored parking area, cleaning service, hotel safe, luggage room, audio-visual conference technology. Please note: Check in:...
"… Bratislava castle, Presidential Palce, Michals Gate and lots of bars, pubs, shops are in walking distance! We offer you nice and clean rooms in quiet location for budget prices. Every room is equipped with its own bathroom, cable TV, fast wi-fi connection, towels and bed linens for no extra costs. Our accommodation is suitable for couples, families and friends visiting Slovakia. Earliest check-in from 2pm. If you plan to arrive...
Gracia Botel Bratislava
"… remote locations in Bratislava too. The botel offers comfortable single, double and triple rooms with their own shower, WC, minibar and TV as well as an apartment located on the top floor with own kitchenette, living room and bathroom. All of the rooms have undergone a complete reconstruction in years 2010 and 2011 and provide free WiFI internet. The botel has a pleasant terrace with beautiful views on the river Danube and...
City Hotel Bratislava
"… seats 270 rooms - 560 beds Restaurant Atrium Relaxation Center Mini Football field Large private parking on site Limousine service Modern and spacious Congress Center features facilities with over 1500 square meters 9 meeting rooms Possibility of conference rooms interconnection Modern tech equipment All 270 hotel rooms offer: Two separate beds or one queen size bed Private bathroom TV / SAT, writing-desk Most of the...
"Good price, and reasonably clean. On the downside, the tram stop is at least a ten-minute walk." … "Hotel Turist offers comfortable accommodation for favorable price in 99 double and triple roms, which are equipped with bathroom, tiolet, TV with satellite programs, telephone and fridge. Hotel turist is situated only 1,5 km from the historic town centre of Bratislava." … "… for cars and busses is next to the hotel....
"… terminus Hlavna stanica (Main Train Station). (25 minutes) From Main Train Station take tram no. 13, get off at Vysoka stop. Continue walking straight forward by the tram tracks for about 100 meters. City Hostel is on your left. (10 minutes) From Bus station take trolleybus no. 206 or 208 and get off at Kollarovo square stop. Walk back to the crossing and cross Kollarovo square to Obchodna street. Continue walking straight forward...
"… will be preauthorized and charged on arrival date of the booking by Travelmed Hotels Group. For non valid credit cards you will receive an e-mail notification. We require your reply and valid credit card details within 3 working days. If you do not provide valid credit card details within 3 working days your booking may be cancelled as a result. You have up to 3 days prior to arrival to cancel the reservation without charge. If...
"The Hotel **** Barnka is situated in the east part of Bratislava in Raca in picturesque surroundings on foothills of Male Karpaty. This locality belongs to Bratislavas most beautiful and most safe parts and it is known for centuries for its wine-growing and viniculture tradition. The Hotel **** Barnka is a modern hotel with four stars offers its guests one of most quality and most affordable accommodation in Bratislava. Besides...
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Bratislava Travel Tips & Suggestions
It's a small and cosy city, beautiful, and with a "village" essence. Things are very cheap! It's small so everything is reachable by a short walk! There are nice Slovakian people! There's not enough party -- even Bratislava inhabitants say their city is really boring! I would recommend visiting the city, though.
Bratislava is indeed a rather dull, boring city -- becoming more and more like a non-place inhabited and frequented by people who found a new religion called consumerism. Not to mention the "Partyslava" tourists and expats who would vote for this city.
— JR, Bratislava
Bratislava is a relatively uneventful and boring city. I probably wouldn't come back again.
Bratislava is a perfect place for cheap holidays! It's a quite nice and picturesque city with very friendly and pure people. They have great and very cheap food. Just great!
Everyone should come to Bratislava once in a lifetime if only to remind yourself how lucky you are to live in the West.
My tip for Bratislava would be to take your time looking around the city and enjoy the cafe culture of the city. The old castle deserves a walk up to as well as the oldest church in Bratislava - looks creepy though!! I found the food to be very good while the prices are amoung some of the lowest in Central Europe.
Bratislava is a great little city. It's extremely compact, and it's full of people relaxing and drinking in outdoor cafes. Good luck finding good accommodation though...
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