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Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not so well localised, but the facilities are pretty good, and the public transport does the trick. The atmosphere is really good in the bar and the beds are pretty isolated from it, so you get a very silent room. The breakfast is not included and I think could improve. Also the neighbourhood is not the best, but it's safe...

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Sunflower_Hostel_BER, Manager at Sunflower Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Eduardo, Thank you very much for your positive feedback and the 5 stars. About your more ngeative points (location and breakfast): - We are located in Berlin Friedrichshain, one of Berlin’s central districts, neighboured by Prenzlauer Berg, Mitte and Kreuzberg. Friedrichshain itself is known for its young and creative vibe, due to its enormous amount of bars, cafés, galleries,...

Alexandria, Egypt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It' couple of minutes from the metro station , alot of clubs & bars in the Area , rooms are really clean , there is kitchen available for cooking , breakfast is for 3 euros and it's worth it 👌🏼 it has the hostel spirit and the staff were super friendly ( they helped me printing my boarding pass )...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There were 5 of us, so my friends and I received our own 5 person dorm room, with it's own sink and shower. Very clean toilet room shared by the whole floor. Excellent service. Comfy beds! Amazing breakfast that lasts until noon. The bar downstairs was a lot of fun and very good prices on the drinks. Set in a...

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Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great hostel with helpful staff Easy check in / check out with baggage storage Great place to stay, especially when travelling on a budget The rooms are spacious and each bed has a personal locker Very clean bathroom

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Facilities were ok; washing machine and dryer (dryer took AGES to dry clothes and shrunk most, washing machine water was far too hot & dye ran), cheap breakfast at 3e each (we didn't opt for this as it was just continental), rooms were reasonably comfortable but a little cold at night, bathrooms weren't the cleanest with one of the ladies...

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Riga, Latvia
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Nis, Serbia
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I think Sunflower hostel is the place to stay in Berlin. It is on a great location if you want to go clubbing and has excellent connection with the sights of the city. Treptow park is very near, so all in all a great location. Hostel is full of young people willing to meet new people and talk to them,...

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Reviewed 20 October 2016

Vibrant, cozy, and super nice hostel. Located on the border of Friedrichshein and Kreuzberg 300 meters from the Berghain club. So the location is very very central if you are interested in the more "hip" areas of Berlin. The reception is also a bar where you can get drinks for a good price. The common area around the reception is...

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Catania, Sicilia, Italy
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We were 3 of us and stayed for 5 nights in this amazing place. The staff was really helpful and the hostel was very clean. You have the opportunity to meet people from different countries. Highly recommend for young people with free spirit. Very good for guys that love the club culture. All the clubs are in this area, especially...

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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Though the bar is open almost constantly, it also couples as their reception and food utensil distribution point during the morning so it can get quite hectic. The location is perfect for anyone visiting Berlin. We found our room to be lacking from what was advertised and our bed is the worst quality i've ever slept in. Mattress was razor...

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Staying in Friedrichshain

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Friedrichshain
When you arrive at Warschauer Strasse in the heart of the district, you have found one of Berlin’s party hotspots. At night in Friedrichshain, the energy is palpable and the streets of this old worker's quarter are full of street musicians. On one hand, you may find a bar with international crowds, electronic music, long lines and panoramic views - on the other, an outside venue by old train yards featuring decrepit buildings and live alternative music. No matter your taste, the best way to end a night out in Friedrichshain is sitting by the Spree River at the East side gallery, the longest and best preserved piece of the Berlin Wall, watching the sun rise over the beautiful Oberbaum Bridge.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In 2001 Sunflower Hostel Berlin opened its doors for guests from all over the world - an island of independent budget accommodation. Sunflower Hostel still embraces the idea of "Old School" attitude of offering a bed in a central location and a multicultural, creative and colourful environment, where communication, cultural exchange and meeting other travelling guests is more important than a television in the room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sunflower Hostel

Address: Helsingforser Str. 17, 10243 Berlin, Germany
Region: Germany > Berlin > Friedrichshain
Price Range: £14 - £99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Sunflower Hostel 1*
Number of rooms: 42
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“Location, easily accessible”
 of 5 bubbles 40beckye, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There is no kitchen so I was eating out (except the breakfast)”
 of 5 bubbles 564elizas, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you're planning for the weekend book in advance!! And of course Book Directly From The Hostel Website To Get A Better Price!”
 of 5 bubbles elit113, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you want to cook, ask for the rooms with kitchen (not all of them have access to it). 6 people dorm is always great!!!”
 of 5 bubbles , 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“get a room further away from the ground floor or the front of the building for a quieter stay at night”
 of 5 bubbles a_poor_student, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
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