Eastern & Western Comfort Hostelboats
The hostel boat 'Eastern Comfort', moored between two very lively districts close to the centre of town, looks forward to welcoming you onboard with its modern, luxurious atmosphere which is unique to Berlin!
Most of 2nd class cabins are doubles, but there are also single, tripe and four-bed rooms. All 2nd class cabins have their own toilet/shower.
For those of you who prefer even more comfort, we offer 1st class cabins with single and double person capacity
The boat is equipped with a central heating system in every cabin, to ensure comfort during colder times of the year. We offer:
- No curfew, open 24h with door code
- Reception: 8h00 - 24h00 (Eastern Comfort)
- Check-in 16h00 - 24h00 (17h00 on Western Comfort) (earlier check-ins can store their luggage at their own risk) -
-check-out 11h00 midday (12h00 on Western Comfort)
- Breakfast 8:30am-11:00am only 5
- Non smoking (smoking allowed on the outside deck)
- Bicycle-hire and much more.
Availability & RatesTo view availability and prices please select dates and click 'Update Dates'
Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Reception
- 24 Hour Security
- Bicycle hire
- Bicycle parking
- Breakfast Not Included
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Hair Dryers
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Laundry Facilities
- Luggage Storage
- No Curfew
- Outdoor Terrace
- Taxes included
- Towels For Hire
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
The maximum stay is 7 nights. We will cancel bookings with more than 7 nights. In that case all payments, such as the deposit, is non-refundable.
The property reserves the right to verify the validity of your credit card by charging the sum of your first night's stay to your card.
If making a booking for 8 people or more, please be aware that the property does not wish to accommodate large groups during their peak season.
Please note that guests are expected to be quiet from 23:00-08:00 daily. The property reserves the right to refuse accommodation and terminate directly with the agent, should a larger group be booked via the agent. There is also a 50 percent prepayment due for group bookings in order to confirm the booking.
-Check-in as of 4 p.m. ( 5pm for Western Comfort boat) Baggage can be dropped off at reception earlier
-Check-out 11 a.m. Eastern 12noon on Western
Payment: Cash / Visa / M/C /Bank Transfer / PayPal
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
• by bus
arrival on ZOB (central bus station) / BVG single ticket: 2,80 €
go from subway station Kaiserdamm (directly at ZOB) by line U2 direction Pankow till “Wittenbergplatz” then change for U1 direction “Warschauer straße”
stay in the train till the end station. Outside the station you find a road (on a bridge), turn left, downhill towards roadjunction (trafficlights). Cross diagonal, walk along the 'wall' (former Berlin boundary wall), second opening / entrance you will see the boat.
• by plane
arrival on airport Tegel (TXL) BVG single ticket: 2,80 €
Bus “TXL” to 'Alexanderplatz', from there take the 'S-Bahn' (fast train) to station 'Warschauer Strasse'. Outside the station you find a road (on a bridge), turn left, downhill towards roadjunction (trafficlights). Cross diagonal, walk along the 'wall' (former Berlin boundary wall), second opening / entrance you will see the boat.
arrival on airport Schönefeld (SXF) BVG single ticket: 3,40 €
outside the airport take the shuttlebus or walk to station. Take the expresstrain (RE) (every 30 min.) to 'Ostbahnhof' or take the 'S-Bahn' (fast train) to station 'Warschauer Strasse'. Outside the station you find a road (on a bridge), turn left, downhill towards roadjunction (trafficlights). Cross diagonal, walk along the 'wall' (former Berlin boundary wall), second opening / entrance you will see the boat.
• By train
arrival at mainstation Hauptbahnhof / (HBF) BVG single ticket: 2,80 €
take the S-Bahn (fast train) to station “Warschauerstraße”. Outside the station you find a road (on a bridge), turn left, downhill towards roadjunction (trafficlights). Cross diagonal, walk along the 'wall' (former Berlin boundary wall), second opening / entrance you will see the boat.
Arrival at “Ostbahnhof”.
It ´s a fiveteen minutes walk to us. Leave the mainentrance of the station. On the left side the Berlin Wall (Eastsidegallery) begins. Follow the “Wall” for 1 km. The second entrance of the Wall leads to the hostelboat “Eastern Comfort”.
• by car
All motorways to Berlin lead you onto the 'Berliner Ring' (A10) (motorway ring around Berlin). Take any exit leading you to 'Berlin Zentrum', look out for signs directing you towards 'Mitte' / 'Alexanderplatz'. From here you drive towards 'Treptow', Dresden, Airport Schönefeld, from 'Holzmarktstrasse' you drive further into 'Mühlenstrasse' (the former 'wall' on your right). Almost at the end the last but not least opening, you will find 'Eastern Comfort' hostelboat. Our Hostel does not have its own parking area for cars (just for boats ;)). However, you can park along Mühlenstrasse, the street right in front of the boat, next to the Berlin Wall. It's free of charge and safe and as long as there’s not a concert in the concert hall Mercedes Benz Arena across the road you can usually find a parking spot with ease! An environmental badge is necessary in our neighbourhood. You can find all the info in english here: http://www.environmental-badge.co.uk/en/environmental-badge.html Be aware there are several Mühlenstrasse in Berlin, area code 10243 is very important for navigation system
The boat 'Eastern Comfort' is moored only 10 meters away from the 'Wall', the former boundary between east and west Berlin during the cold war period. The boat 'Western Comfort' is 250 meters Walking distance away.
You can be in 'Mitte' (the centre of Berlin) in 10 minutes with public transportation.
There is a direct tram to Prenzlauer Berg, a culturally vibrant part of town. Prenzlauer Berg is also another area (besides Kreuzberg and Friedrichshain) that is frequented by the younger crowd.
'Eastern Comfort' and 'Western Comfort' are located directly in the middle between Kreuzberg and Friedrichshain.