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13 reviews
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

I was staying in Sofia as part of a large group of 19 people and really enjoyed my time in Nightingale hostel. The staff were all friendly and I enjoyed talking to them and listening to their advice about what to do in the city. The facilities in the hostel were also very good and the complimentary breakfast (with plenty... More 

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Thank leo b
Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
1 review
Reviewed 5 May 2013

I have been to hostel 3 times so far or overall have spent 6-7 nights, once before New Year on my way to Argentina, and twice afterwards in March. The worker and the owners and very nice, also there are maps about the town and the location is in the hart of Sofia, from where all of the things that... More 

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Thank Sashko N
veliko tarnovo
1 review
Reviewed 3 May 2013

I had a good feeling contacting this place,but had a bit trouble to find it. For all you visitors to Sofia,it is must to stay here.You can't find better in town.You will have a nice reception by Sasha and will be a friend with Mihail since the first moments. A familiar ambience in this lovely place. I walk for charity... More 

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Thank tenzingonpo
Santiago, Chile
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 16 March 2013

I stayed in the hostel for 5 nights, it was a very good experience. The locations is really good, there are a street market, a super market, restaurants,bars, pubs, shops and the most attractions of Sofia. The staff was really kind and nice when I arrived and during my time in the hostel. They gave me sheets, towel and the... More 

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Thank BSantamaria
Prague, Hlavni Mesto Praha, Czech Republic
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25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2013

We have stayed here only for 1 night but It was enough. The entrance was super scary, like to the squat, room (we booked budget for 4 people) was full of 3 bunk beds and "private" bathroom was really disaster. You had to shower right over the toilet and some tiles was fall off. The breakfast was poor, just donuts... More 

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Thank Kateřina K
Sofia, Bulgaria
1 review
Reviewed 23 November 2012

this hostel is the best choice if you plan to go to sofia. Cheap price, very nice and helpful staff and the bosses are very friendly. GOOD place for hang out and for the lazy days !! the staff can cook very good meals for you . located in the city center. 15 minutes walk from the train and bus... More 

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Thank benji L
Madrid, Madrid, Spain
1 review
Reviewed 11 October 2012

If you ever think of coming to Sofia, the Nightingale hostel would be the best choice! It's very affordable and it's located in the center, so you can reach the city's main attractions by foot. The beds a pretty comfortable and the breakfast is delicious. The owners are incredibly friendly, warm and welcoming. You'll feel like at home!

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Thank InesHelw
Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2012

The staff are very kind and helpful. Initially there was a misunderstanding with my reservation, but the manager offered me one free night stay. The atmosphere is relaxed and clean with common room & use of family-like kitchen . The location is perfect for touring the city on your own if you like. I would definitely stay here again, and... More 

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Thank EOB728
Madrid, Spain
1 review
Reviewed 10 October 2012

The hostel is very good, in general. Is clean and nice; have free wi-fi and computers with free internet. His owner and personal are nice and friendly. The hostel have a good location, near from a lot of interesting places and near from supermarkets, drugstores, etc. I think is a very good choice if you go to Sofia.

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Thank Leo d
Athens, Attiki, Greece
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3 reviews
Reviewed 29 September 2012

Perfect place for a short stay in Sofia! Also pretty cheap and breakfast are excellent! (Only 1 euro) The proprietor is pretty amazing and full of good advices for visiting the city. The hostel is also really well located and surrounded by lots of shops and monuments really interesting to visit. Everything is really cheap in the city!!

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Thank Pascale B

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nightingale Hostel is located at famous Slaveykov Square right in the center of Sofia downtown - cool place where you will find 6 rooms, a common room, 2 Shower places with 24 hrs hot water, 2 toilets,an equipped kitchen, Free Wi-FI internet, a tourist desk, secured lockers in dormitories, key card access system and 24 hrs front man.From 8.30am to 10.00am we provide a complimentary free breakfast with a choice of cereals, milk, tea, coffee and sugar with Check In after 1pm, Check Out before 12 am. You can use our luggage room and kitchen for free.After 11pm you should put down the noise and drink out of a hostel.For travelers with artistic abilities and if they want to make performance for other guests we offer a free nights stay. Enjoy your stay in Nightingale Hostel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Nightingale Hostel

Address: pl.Slaveykov 2A | 1, Solunska Str, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
Region: Bulgaria > Sofia Region > Sofia > Oborishte
Number of rooms: 5

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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?