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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hostel Elf is a very good choice when staying in prague, very good reachable from the airport, close to the city centre, awesome and very attentive staff, nice common areas (inside and outside) and moreover very clean! Would defo stay there again!

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Bilje, Slovenia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes, it was my third time I stayed at Elf. I have been coming to Prague for last three years and everytime, Elf was my choice. Why? It was accidentally the first time. I was satisfied vith the location, minutes from Hlavni Nadraži. The staff is cool and funny, same girls and guys working at he reception. They are friendly...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place, nice staff, awesome atmosphere. The place was clean, the breakfast was decent. It's exactly what you'd expect from a hostel like that. It is for younger travelers who wouldn't mind a bit of noise.

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Manchester
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Staying here in October 2016 for two nights. The location was great at we had travelled from Germany, it was only 10-15 mintue walk from the main train station. The front staff were very friendly and helpful. The breakfast and meals that were included were very nice with plenty of choices. There was a wait for the showers in the...

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Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Hostel Elf in my opinion is about the coolest Hostel I have stayed in during my many visits to Prague. It's within easy stumbling distance of the cheap bar section of Prague,close to Tram and Metro stops,extremely tolerant staff. My number one choice of a Prague Hostel.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I stayed at the Elf hostel in October. A few points below. 1. The hostel is clean, the bathrooms are clean too, no issues on this front. 2. The Wifi is sorely lacking, doesn't work properly in the rooms. 3. The breakfast is decent, though they could have provided a bit more variety like eggs etc. 4. The staff is...

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Reviewed 3 January 2017

Great experience had here. The rooms are a bit crowded with too many beds, but the place is clean. Really helpful people at the front desk. A bit hard to find but it's close to the metro station. Made some great memories here in the common area. Would definitely return.

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Hana K, Vlastník at Hostel Elf, responded to this review

Hi Xavier, thanks for your hearty review ;)

Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed two nights. We had to wait over an hour for a shower in the morning. Couldn't get to sleep as other hostel guests were yelling in the corridor and then were woken up by the cleaners at 7:30am. Location is ok. Sheets were dirty. Wouldn't recommend.

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Hana K, Vlastník at Hostel Elf, responded to this review

Hi Fiona, I'm sorry to read your review and please accept my appology. Unfortunatelly though, we cannot be responsible for other guests, we try to keep the noise down, but when people aren't willing to consider other guests there's not much we can do, the same counts for the showers, as we hardly ever experience guest complaining about there not...

Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

I've been at Hostel Elf in December. Very nice atmosphere and a cozy place. I liked very much that everything was clean! The staff is very friendly and helpful. The breakfast was quite ok, but no diversity. I would add something else than ham, milk and cereals (we had some additional food for extra cost and was ok for us)...

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Hana K, Vlastník at Hostel Elf, responded to this review

Hi Calin, thanks for your honest and great review. We understand that people would love to have more diverse breakfast, though bare in mind that it's free ;)

Kent
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Well I was in Prague to see some friends and we decided to stay here and it was a great choice, my friends stayed in a dorm room and i chose a single room, the price was good, they do cheap beer on site, location is good as only a 10 minute walk to the town center, the staff were...

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Hana K, Vlastník at Hostel Elf, responded to this review

Excelent, came again any time ;)

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hostel ELF - Your home in Prague !! FREE buffet breakfast!!! FREE coffee and tea 24hrs!!! Proud to be one of the backpackers hostel that opened in Prague in 2000 we can say that hostel ELF is the perfect place to stay. Our cool original independent backpacker's hostel offers cheap accommodation in Prague and is the ideal hostel for the independent traveler and student groups. We are not just bed and breakfast - the hostel has two floors, two common rooms, two kitchens and great outdoor patio, BBQ area, terrace... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel Elf

Address: Husitska 888/11, Prague 130 00, Czech Republic
Region: Czech Republic > Bohemia > Prague > Praha 3
Price Range: $24 - $73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Hostel Elf 1*
Number of rooms: 23
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