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Reviewed 9 October 2015

We spent 4 nights at Hostel Elf and loved every minute of it! The rooms are cozy and the entire place has a good vibe. The staff are super friendly and fit right in with the crowd. They're very helpful in helping you find anything you might look for. Every night there were people up who you could talk to,...

1Thank Pontus K
Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

Came here because of the First Impression of the outdoor area. All in all Unfortunately Not what it seemed to be. Just an average Place for really Young People <20. breakfast was disgusting. Location not first Choice. Better choices around. No recommendation

Thank redickization
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

This hostel was relatively cheap and has a good environment to meet new people, but other then that there are a few things that I was disappointed in. The staff were not very helpful at times and not always friendly. They do your laundry for you but a lot of my stuff was mixed up with others. And when showering...

Thank Elle W
Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

I was bit undecided. To come here. But i think. That i made. The right. Decision. All it was nice. Staff. Of course. The. Breakfast. That. The Hostel serve. Every. Days. Many. Choise. To take. For Eat. Three. Times. A week. Bbq. Free. It was tasty. And. Also. Cheap place. To spend. Some. Day in praga. Located. A few steps....

Thank Alexvnz
London, Canada
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Staff were very relaxed and helpful. We were given a dorm of 11 for our group of 10, whereas previous hostels had sometimes split us up or put other people in a room with us. Room was cleaned every day, facilities were always clean and there was a (decently) well equipped kitchen to use. Lovely atmosphere around the place, all...

Thank James P
Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 23 September 2015

The hostel is a bit far from the old town center but you can reach it easily by tram. Restaurants, bars and the famous tv tower around. Friendly staff and nice price. The rooms are clean but showers and toilets are shared, which I don`t like but I had a great stay in hostel elf.

Thank CarolinaRodrigues13
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2015

This hostel is perfect for meeting people, relaxing, having some space and going out with the people you meet. I stayed for 3 nights and felt so comfortable and at home the entire time. The staff were fantastic, chatty and friendly and the vibe was hippy, sociable and relaxed. The rooms and bathrooms were spotlessly clean. Breakfast, unlimited tea and...

Thank Lilz361
Gdynia, Poland
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Pros: Very friendly staff, met plenty of people, close to bars and coach station. Cons: Shower timer was extremely annoying, stopping the flow of water after a matter of seconds. WiFi coverage didn't reach the corner of the dorm room I was sleeping in. Breakfast food selection was rather sparse.

Thank gdytor
Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

Really enjoyed staying at Hostel Elf. There was a friendly feel to the place, which was enhanced by the shaded beer garden outside, where there were lots of benches and people always seemed to gather. Met some really nice people here and used the hostel as a base to explore/party etc. A little bit difficult for a drunken mess of...

Thank Sam G
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 25 August 2015

The staff was very helpful at Hostel Elf and I did like the location, even if it is pretty far from the city center (just hop on the 207 bus for like 4 stops, or walk for 20 minutes). There are some good pubs and restaurants nearby and a direct path to the train station. I really liked the rooms,...

Thank Jeremy D

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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: $28 - $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Hostel Elf 1*
Number of rooms: 23
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