Poland, Warsaw 01-012
1 Smocza St.
tel. +48 691 409 173
e-mail: info@elhostel.pl

El hostel - "place with a soul"!

We are in the Centre, the former Ghetto area, close to tourist attractions - Old Town, Raising Museum, Palace of Culture, Jewish Museum. All necessities are close by - shops, restaurants, sport facilities, clubbing, parks, bikes for rent.

As backpackers, we designed El Hostel the way we like when we travel – atmospheric, friendly, comfortable, spotless clean and safe. You will feel at home! – solo travelers, groups of friends, families with kids. Also El is an excellent alternative to hotels for business trips.

You can reach us from both AIRPORTS by public transport, and from the CENTRAL STATION by bus (stops in front of the hostel), or tram (1 minute walk). There is a parking lot (free) in front of the hostel.

We offer:

  • individually designed private rooms with lots of space, sunlight, handmade wooden furniture, and new, large bathrooms,
  • dorms that are homey and feel like private rooms,
  • common bathrooms – separate for M/F - only 3 people per shower!
  • huge COMMON ROOM. The place to organize a conference or an exhibition.

And more…

  • free modest breakfast, like at your mom's house
  • kitchen - stoves, utensils, spices, pasta, and more
  • huge lockers to fit all your luggage - own lock is needed
  • free WIFI
  • free coffee/tea all day
  • bed linen included in the price, towels in individual rooms
  • extra pillows and blankets on request at the reception
  • for KIDS - free baby cot (on request), toys and advice on attractions
  • free city map and tourist brochures
  • spacious parking in front of the building
  • no curfew - access to the hostel 24h
  • help in arranging an individual tour
  • flexible check in/out time on request
  • promotions during WINTER

Reception open from 7:00 a.m. -21:00 p.m.;
at night call us at +48691 409 173)
Check in from 14:00 p.m.; check till 11:00 a.m.
Check in after 21:00 p.m. upon arrangement.


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