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Nightingale Hostel

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Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 25 June 2011

Great Location in the heart of bohemian Sofia! Great value and staff! At famous Petko R. Slaveykov Square with stalls of the biggest open air market of book, music and PC games sellers! Nice bright and spacey rooms with Fan, lockers and wooden floor; Free fast Wi-Fi and PC internet; cleanliness all facilities - kitchen, toilets and chill out zone......

Reviewed 15 October 2010

The Nightingale Hostel is the best hostel we have ever been. The Hostel lays in the center of Sofia, it faces a little beautiful square with a day-market of books and flowers. The hostel has room well lighted, a common place for internet, confortable seats and a big screen. A holiday in this hostel will be delighted by the knowledge...

2Thank RomagnaBandolera
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 8 August 2010

We stayed in the hostel for only 1 night. We went out with the staff and others visitors. It was really a fun night. The staff is very friendly, helpful and funny. The rooms and beds are ok.

Thank tjule
Reviewed 6 August 2010

Nightingale Hostel is located right in the heart of Sofia, just down a little alley, it is a charming hostel with staff that make you feel like you at at your friends house. Although it is not 5 star, the atmosphere and charm of the building and staff make your stay well worthwhile. Patrick and the other hostel staff, maintain...

2Thank MC22_10
Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 4 August 2010

Reasonable cleanliness, and the facilities are nice. Bathrooms are overtaxed, but that's not uncommon. This hostel would have gotten an 'average' review if not for unfriendly treatment from the staff. In addition to several other unnecessarily aggressive exchanges, I witnessed a staff member making questionable a harassing statement to a female guest who was walking from the (overloaded) shower back...

Thank vagabonding2010
Columbia, Maryland
Reviewed 25 July 2010

The Nightingale Hostel combines an excellent level of comfort, privacy, and cleanliness with an exciting social environment. I am a twenty year-old student and I came here as a solo traveler looking for sightseeing and nightlife. On my first day, the owners of the hostel organized a day-long excursion for me to see the Rila Monastery in the Rila mountains....

1Thank dbankman
Reviewed 22 February 2010

This is the 3rd time I've stayed in this hostel, and it's a warm friendly place you are always welcome in! The owners, Mikhail and Sylvia are extremely open and friendly and go out of their way to always help you and be a friend at all times! The hostel itself is cosy and has old-school charm right in the...

1Thank wonza
Redwood City, California
Reviewed 10 August 2009

For the budget-minded traveler, this is a good choice. The location is central, the price is the same as other budget options and breakfast is included. This hostel's biggest asset is it's kind and helpful staff. A young couple runs this hostel. The husband works hard to keep domestic and international visitors satisfied, and is very warm and loves to...

Thank sometourista
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 July 2009

Stayed for two nights with partner and his mother. Very friendly and helpful people and a really good central location, overlooking the book market. A special mention to Sylvia, one of the people running the place as she said that het husband always gets mentioned but not her! We would definitely stay there again.

1Thank schwartzy1

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  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • 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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