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Microbrewery @ The Circus Hostel Berlin

Posted at:14 May, 2015 in Special Events

It all began with a conversation on how to improve the Circus Hostel bar for their guests.  After many hours and more than a few beers, it hit them; they would open a brewery! The Circus Hostel Brewing Company They slept on it, woke up feeling worse for wear, but the idea of creating something special for our […]


The Bubble Run Marseille 6th June

Posted at:13 May, 2015 in Special Events

Well this is a 5k run with a difference! Marseille’s first glimpse at the hugely successful Bubble Run will be this year on the 6th June.  Turn up armed with your Bubble Run t-shirts and anti-bubble glasses and get ready to run the craziest 5 kilometres of your life!   Through foam and dodging massive […]

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Europe’s Famous Hostels Ambassador TOP TEN

Posted at:6 May, 2015 in EFH News,Job

So, after months of collecting profiles for our Europe’s Famous Hostels wannabes, here’s our top ten! Check out their profiles, their cover letters and scrutinise their motivation…..but above all VOTE FOR YOUR FAVOURITE!  Votes received will be taken into consideration when selecting the Ambassador. Votes recieved after the 15th May will not be counted.   For […]

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Hostel Job in Cardiff

Posted at:5 May, 2015 in general,Job

NosDa Studio Hostel is Cardiff’s original independent Backpacker’s Hostel. As well has providing dormitory style accommodation and private rooms we also run a busy bar and are an established live music venue.  Our continued success means we are looking to expand our capacity by almost 50% and the creation of two new permanent management positions […]

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New flights to Cardiff from loads of European destinations!

Posted at:27 March, 2015 in Travel Tips

Flight company Flybe have just announced that they’re adding loads of great new destinations for flights leaving out of Cardiff! Direct flights now available are: Cardiff to Munich Cardiff to Paris Cardiff to Edinburgh Cardiff to Dublin Great news for anyone looking to arrive into Cardiff too with flights originating from Milan, Faro, Geneva and […]

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May 2015 Events @ ROOM

Posted at:23 March, 2015 in Special Events

1st May 2015 @ 9pm Good news for the Kontraband Muzik lovers around Europe. They are finally coming back for a European tour, starting at their second home, Hostel ROOM Rotterdam as part of their May 2015 Events @ROOM calendar! The 1st May Kontraband Muzik will play at Hostel ROOM! Come over and have a shot […]

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Las Fallas Valencia

Posted at:27 February, 2015 in City guide,Festivals,general

Las Fallas Valencia!! Are you bored of the winter, low temperatures and snow storms? Are you thinking about sun, sightseeing and know more places around the world? Then…come and visit us in Valencia! This beautiful city situated in the Mediterranean East Coast of Spain has all those things and much more to do for you! […]

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New Bar at Copenhagen Downtown Hostel!

Posted at:26 February, 2015 in Special Events

We are proud to present our new uber chill out area ‘Copenhagen Down Under’ Don’t miss our opening night on the 1st May!  There’ll be live bands, cheap drinks and most importantly great company!   The new Copenhagen Down Under space is in addition to the existing bar and chill out area, providing even more room […]

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Introducing Ganbara Hostel Bilbao!

Posted at:30 January, 2015 in EFH News

We’ve got a new member to the Europe’s Famous Hostels family! The local staff will help you discover the best of Bilbao whatever it is you’re looking for. They’ve got a whole load of suggestions on what to see and do in this wonderful city so feel free to come and wrack their brains!! The Ganbara Hostel Bilbao […]


Famous Hoscars Winners 2015

Posted at:10 January, 2015 in EFH News,general

Here’s a list of this year’s Europe’s Famous Hostels #Hoscars winners! Congratulations to all of you, you deserve it!   Best Large Hostels 5th place The Circus, Berlin 8th place Abraham Hostel, Jerusalem Country Winners Gastama Hostel and Bar, Lille, France Most Popular Hostels by city Pink Panther Hostel, Krakow City Backpackers Hostel, Stockholm Copenhagen […]