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    Nightingale Hostel and Guesthouse

    ul.Budapeshta 8 | 15, Knyaz Aleksander Dondukov Blvd, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
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    • Excellent41%
    • Very good16%
    • Average9%
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    Free Wifi
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    Free Parking
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    1.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 87 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This place is more like a home than a hostel. Very good location and all the nessesary facilities. You will meet interesting people and have good time in this very relaxing atmosphere. The staff are very friendly and helpful. I recommend a stay for travellers...More

    Thank Tomasz P
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Had a nice, 2-day stay here. It's November, so not peak season, but there's still a good variety of people. Comfortable area to hang out, and friendly staff. The owner was around, and made good recommendations and french toast!

    1  Thank ariya828
    Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

    I booked 1 night here and I’m so glad I did. The staff was friendly, breakfast was reasonable, good location and the host offered to drive me to the train station free of charge. I had a lot of bad luck in Sofia, but my...More

    2  Thank Eric L
    Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

    This decaying old flat hardly deserves to be called anything but a rathole - I wonder how it hasn't been closed down by now. I booked three nights in any private double room and the place looked fresh and clean in the photos. Imagine my...More

    1  Thank SlavenaP
    Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

    Great hostel, the staff are amazing, the boss and David are giving you a pleasured stay! Close to the nightlife and I even went out with David to cool bars! Will definitely come back there one day! Thanks a lot

    1  Thank Martiin N
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$13 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Bulgaria >
    • Sofia Region >
    • Sofia >
    • Poduyane
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    "Do not go to the hostel!!"
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    "Don't take a room with a balcony, because smoker will come through your room to smoke on the balcony!"
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    "Good location, near the center of Sofia"
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