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DA! Hostel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time in this hostel. We enjoyed the company of the people who were working in this hostel. The beds were very comfy and clean, we slept so well that night. We definitely recommend this hostel to anyone who are planning a trip to Moscow.

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Zapopan, Mexico
Reviewed 7 May 2016

Our room was ok. It did smell a little, cause of some guest feet and BO, but leaving the window open during the day helps a lot. Also the policy is to walk without shoes, so the smell of worn shoes strikes you right at the start. Having said that, the hostel is very well located, right at the beginning...

Thank ArturoMillan
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 30 April 2016

We reserved places for 22 students (two months in advance). So they knew we were comming! When we arrived, the staff started to complain about 'so many people'. They should be happy we filled the hostel!! The staff wasn't helpfull at all and gave us the idea we were really unwanted. After this (not so) warm welcome, we had to...

Thank 220Elle
Osio Sopra, Italy
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Not something that really disturb me but the bed below mine wasn't occupied by anyone and since I arrived till i left (3 nights), bedsheets used by a previous guest has been left there. One last thing is that if the hostel declared that guests must chease to make noise by midnight then the hostel, in my opinion, should verify...

Thank Alessi0P82
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Good points: well equiped kitchen perfect location (Arbat Street) clean close to American style diner, many restaurants, supermarket, pharmacy, and a large outdoor store Low points: too many stairs hostel hard to locate, even with directions and Google Map

Thank nyonyakarbon
Toledo, Spain
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We went to Moscow for 4 days and we stayed on this hostel. It looks nice with great location, in the old town in Arbat street. The point is that if you look for a quiet hostel this is yours, but our target was to be in a hostel that at least you could drink beer inside, but it is...

Thank Boticheli
Shanghai, China
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Great place to stay out! Very comfortable rooms and great location. I especially liked the service that was provided. The beautiful girl with short spiky black hair was amazing at helping me book my train ticket to Saint Petersburg. I hope to return to this hostel and be greeted with equal attention. Looking forward to returning again! BIG THANKS!

Thank SuperManu777
Port Coquitlam, Canada
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

This hostel has a lot to offer. There is a communal kitchen complete with an oven, a couple stoves, fridges, microwaves, cutlery, and sinks. There is also a nice sitting area with a tv. On the floor my dorm was on (one above the kitchen) there is another communal area with bean bag chairs which had another tv hooked up...

Thank Colin G
Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

Good location... Rooms are cosy, bright and clean. Very friendly staff. Lovely clean room, really nice kitchen and living room. Good for meeting friends. Clean showers and good washing and drying machine. I recommend this hostel in Moscow.

Thank ShelestSofi
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Thank you for your feedback! We are waiting for you again in the DA! Hostel!

Reviewed 8 June 2015

I had to stay here after a mistake I did when reserving Vinegret hostel (way better hostel). The recepcionist is very unwelcoming. She is not helpful at all and seem to not want to be working there. There is no security for the big luggage left at the hostel and the sheets and furniture are not very new. Cleaning lady...

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Staying in Arbat

Neighbourhood Profile
Crowds of tourists, both local and international take in Old Arbat and its modern and gigantic peer – New Arbat. One reason visitors keep coming is no doubt Konstantin Melnikov’s famous private house, now open to the public and worthy of a visit. After exploring one of the oldest parts of Moscow, avoid the crowds and turn to the side streets and boulevards where calmness and affordable food is plentiful.
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
DA! Is a modern, spacious, and cozy hostel located in the historic center of Moscow.Award winner "RUSSIAN HOTEL AWARDS. MOSCOW 2013" in category "BEST HOSTEL".We all worked out to the smallest details: comfortable beds, fully equipped kitchen, enough toilets and showers with all necessary for you, free Internet access, relax-zone, large TV and PlayStation 3, lockers, sheets & towel & hair-dryer - all included in price. When checking-in, the hostel will charge a Deposit of 1000 rubles (25 EUR) which will return to you when you will be checking-out.And of course double outlet with a shelf and a lamp for each bed! :- )Reception is open 24/7!You want excursions, culture life, or chill out at night club? We will lead you in the sea of Moscow entertainments! ... more   less 

Additional Information about DA! Hostel

Address: Arbat St., 11, Moscow 119019, Russia
Region: Russia > Central Russia > Moscow > Arbat
Price Range: $14 - $88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — DA! Hostel 1*
Number of rooms: 104
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“I guess the rooms on the 5th floor are quieter than those on the 4th floor, which is also reception.”
ArturoMillan, 6 May 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in a family room which was comfortable.”
nyonyakarbon, 30 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Internet does not work properly in the girls bedroom in the 5th place.”
RachelElich, 27 Aug 2014 | Read review
“We had a private room which had a double bed with a single bunk on top. The room was big and we got good internet reception in the room (which was on the upper floor). The dorms looked cramped.”
francescas29, 1 Sep 2013 | Read review
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