Mosquito Hostel

Rynek Kleparski 4/6, Krakow, Poland, Distance from city centre: 0.4km
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Rating: 93%from 3 reviews

  • 86%Atmosphere
  • 100%Staff
  • 100%Security
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 86%Location
  • 93%Value for money
  • 93%Facilities
The Mosquito Hostel - has a great location.It is close to everything: the Train Station ( 5 min walk) and the Main Square (5 min walk)! So there is no need to drag your heavy luggage through the whole city while trying to find your hostel:)

We are called a Backpackers paradise with awesome facilities where you can drink your own alcohol, enjoy free dinners, chill out and meet some interesting people!


Our facilities include 10 rooms ranging in size from twin /double / triple private rooms to 6 /10 /12 bed dorms (each bed has a thick mattress, comfy duvet, bed linen and reading lamp) with three bathrooms ( 24hr hot showers), 2 common areas and a fully equipped kitchen with a balcony for those who smoke :)


What do you get at Mosqutio Hostel Krakow ?

Location
- 700 meters from Train / Bus Station
- 450 meters from The Main Square
- right next to the Traditional Food Market Stary Kleparz
- 5 meters to ATM / 20 meters to 24 hour mini market
- 10 meters to bus/tram stop
- walking distance to all main attractions in Krakow

Rooms
- comfy beds with thick comfortable mattresses
- modern interior design in all rooms
- balcony in some of the private rooms

Facilities
- Laundry for 0,00 PLN (0,00 euros)
- Airport pick up for 80 PLN ( 18 euros )
- We cook for you! Free dinner is provided on every day of the week - Mosquito Hostel Pub Crawl / Bar Tour on every day of the week
- events (vodka tasting, drinking games, mulled wine, shisha smoking, familly dinner cooking) every day of the week
- adapters
- great selection of games, books, magazines and guide books

Character
- unique decor, warm colors to make you feel like you're at home
- custome made furnitures designed for travellers needs

Staff
- the nicest & friendliest & most helpful ever
- multilingual
- eager to provide best tips for shopping, eating and going out
- always on duty
- will take you out and show the best what Krakow has to offer
- will help you find best way to get to your next destination

Security
- 24/7 reception - check-in - security
- lockers for each dorm guest
- keys to the main gate for each guest
- safe on request

Atmosphere
- backpackers paradise
- peaceful vibe
- easygoing & friendly
- a great place to meet other travelers

Value For Money
- Free yummy breakfast
- Free dinners
- Free linen & comfortable duvets
- Free Walking Tour
- Free coffee and tea all day long
- Free Internet & WiFi
- Free huge security lockers
- Free laundry
- Free Luggage storage
- Free Maps & Info


We are suited to a wide audience since we offer a great combination of party & chill where travelers from all over the world meet. If you are a person who wants to make new friends, have a beer, enjoy the hostel atmosphere and beautiful Krakow, you are really welcome! Our success is based on the respect to others!!!

Our staff works very hard to have a very respectful and peaceful vibe without the crazy drunken atmosphere offered at most other hostels. Our goal is to make you feel like Mosquito is your second home!


Mosquito's activities:

MONDAY - Cooking together is the best way to make new friends! FAMILY DINNER will be served at 7.15 pm. Come earlier to cook with us. At 9pm you'll have chance to compete with other travelers during GAMES EVENING

TUESDAY - Time for challenge! Let's beat the other team with FLIP CUPS game! But before you need to try our CHINESE FOOD at 7.15 ;)

WEDNESDAY - Have you ever tried polish ZAPIEKANKA? Not yet? Come to our kitchen at 7.15pm and grab one! In the evening enjoy peaceful vibe of SHISHA with other travelers.

THURSDAY - How to warm up after all day of sightseeing ? Try our homemade SOUP! If you are still no warm enough, join us at 9.15pm and try hot and spicy MULLED WINE!

FIRDAY - Paradise for Pastafarians; PASTA time! We're never fed up with drinking! Let's play DRINKING GAMES and check who will be the last man standing ;)

SATURDAY - You have a chance to try the most known polish food tonight PIEROGI. Let's face it and you won't miss POLISH VODKA SHOTS, will you? ;) Tonight in common room at 9pm. Be there!

SUNDAY - LECZO is the perfect comfort food for Sundays! Make a team and join us for TRIVIA at 9.15pm! Don't know the rules ? No worries ! Let's play !

And what is the most important, all of those events are totally free of charge!You just need to sign up on the list!

If you wnat to do some sightseeing: We offer discounted tours to AUSCHWITZ - Birkenau, Wieliczka SALT MINE, Zakopane & others. You don't have to go to any meeting point, the tour guide will pick up from the hostel!

Are you arriving early in the morning? No worries!Feel free to check in early and wait for your room or bed in our common area.

If Krakow is the place to be, then Mosquito is the hostel to be at.

Note : Our Triple Room with shared bathroom has 1 double bed and 1 single beds! Guys - don't be surprised :) . If you want to book Triple with 3 single beds choose Triple Ensuite.

Our goal is to make you feel like at home and will provide you with a great social atmosphere, as well as giving you the opportunity to have a good sleep.


AGE LIMIT 18 - 45 years old for Dormitories. People out of this brackets are welcome to stay in our private rooms.

Daily Events & Breakfast & Dinner included in the price !
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Adaptors
  • Age Restriction
  • Airport transfers
  • Board Games
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • DVDs
  • Elevator
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • Meeting Room
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Taxes included
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing Machine
  • WII

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 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 Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

REMEMBER CANCELLATIONS ARE ONLY ACCEPTED BY EMAIL AT LEAST 48 HOURS IN ADVANCE ( till 00.01 am two days before your arrival).

THERE ARE NO EXCEPTIONS! LATE CANCELLATIONS ARE AUTOMATICALLY CHARGED FOR THE FIRST NIGHTS ACCOMMODATION.

AGE LIMIT 18 - 45 years old for Dormitories. People out of this brackets are welcome to stay in our private rooms.

2 weeks cancellation policy for groups.

No smoking policy throughout hostel

WE DO NOT ACCEPT STAG/BACHELOR/HEN PARTIES If you are this type of group you will be asked to leave the hostel and will be charged for your whole reservation.

Directions
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Mosquito Hostel is just 5 minutes walk from Train Station and also 5 minutes walk from Main Square.


PLANE - please not that the train connection to the City Center due to construction works will be suspended from 1st of February 2014 :(

If you are coming by plane, the easiest way to get to our hostel is to take the train leaving from the airport train terminal to the Main Train Station. From the airport terminal building there is a FREE shuttle bus, which takes you to the train terminal or you can just walk 200meters.

The train operates from 5.28 am till 11.15 pm. The ticket is for 12 PLN /20 PLN round ticket( you can buy it in the train ). It takes around 19 minutes to get to the Main Train Station. Then follow the instruction below.

In case of late arrival there's also night bus 902 to Krakow.

The cheapest way to get to Krakow is to take a local bus number 208, 292 or 902. One ride cost 4,00 PLN / 2,00 PLN (discounted) but it last up to 45 minutes. Bus will take you next to the Train Station and then follow directions written below.


BUS/COACH

There are two levels of the bus station. If you are on the first level go downstairs to the level 0. On the level O go to the tunnel's entrance and go straight to Galeria Krakowska (then follow directions written below). If Galeria Krakowska is closed turn left to Railway Station and then follow directions written below.


TRAIN

To leave Train Station go downstairs to the tunnel , then turn right to enter the big mall Galeria Krakowska. Now you are at the level -1 of this mall, use modern escalators to get to the level 0 and look for an exit to Pawia Street. On Pawia street turn left and go straight along the street to the big intersection then turn right on Basztowa street.


*If the shopping mall Galeria Krakowska is closed, follow these directions: Leave the train station and go downstairs to the tunnel then turn left at the stairs which will lead you to the main building of the station. Head towards the building and before you enter take a right turn when you see Galeria Krakowska. When you reach the big square head for the hotel named 'Andels' cross at the pedestrian crossing and find the street named Pawia which is behind the hotel. When you reach Pawia street turn left and head towards the big intersection. Now look on your right side for Basztowa street? That's right! Go ahead!


After 2 minutes of walking you will reach Tram Stop called Basztowa Lot - turn right along LOT Polish Airlines office and you will see our orange MOSQUITO HOSTEL sign. There will be a big gate on your right shoulder. Look for an orange MOSQUITO sign on the intercom. When you get in take first and only door on the left side. Then you have privilege to take an elevator to the 2nd floor. Blue Mosquito Hostel door will be on your left. Welcome to our hostel ! You made it ! :)

AIRPORT PICK UPS !

We can organize an Airport Pick Up for you. Just send us request by email with your name, flight number, arrival day and we will pick you up and bring straight to the hostel.
Airport pick up from Krakow Balice Airport : 80 PLN (1-4 people), 100 PLN (5-8)

Airport pick up from Katowice Pyrzowice Airport : 330 PLN (1-4 people), 360 PLN ( 5 - 8 people )

Located Near

The hostel is located next to the old traditional food market - Rynek Kleparski, in front of the Green belt Park which surrounds Old Town, close to Barbacan. Just 5 min from the Train Station and the Main Square./ There is no need to drag your luggage through the whole city while looking for your hostel. Walking distance to Mosquito Hostel where you can leave your stuff and discover the city just with your camera.

Our address:
Mosquito Hostel
Rynek Kleparski 4/6 II floor
Krakow, Poland

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