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Hostel Tara
2 stars

Hostel Tara

Krakowska 7, 31-062 Krakow, Malopolskie, Poland
Krakow, Poland
See location+48 124 210 282

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based on 658 reviews
658 reviews
Room type
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Double room

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About Hostel Tara

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Hostel Tara is located in the heart of Kazimierz district in Kraków only 15-minute walk from the main Market Square. It is housed in an impressive 19th century building and offers accommodation with Wi-Fi. Each room at Hostel Tara is bright and spacious. Most of them come with a private bathroom. The lively district of Kazimierz where the hostel is situated offers a number of cafés, bars and restaurants. Wawel Castle is 8-minute walk away and can be seen from the hostel’s windows.

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Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Hostel Tara

  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Airport shuttle
  • Internet
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Safe
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Body soap
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Heating
  • Trash cans


  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom

Services and conveniences

  • Express check-out
  • Mini-market on site
  • Room service
  • 24hr front desk


  • Clothes rack
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Family rooms
  • City view
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle


  • Balcony


  • Shared kitchen

Health and safety

  • Safe

Reviews of Hostel Tara

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What can I expect from the beds at Hostel Tara?

The beds at Hostel Tara are comfortable and clean, ensuring a good night's sleep during your stay.

Is parking available at Hostel Tara?

Hostel Tara offers parking availability, and you can also find parking spots on the streets nearby.

How is the food quality at Hostel Tara?

Guests have found the food quality at Hostel Tara to be good, and there are also nearby dining options for your convenience.

What is the cleanliness like at Hostel Tara?

Hostel Tara is known for its cleanliness, ensuring a pleasant and hygienic environment for all guests.

What is the customer service like at Hostel Tara?

The staff at Hostel Tara is friendly, helpful, and accommodating, ensuring a pleasant and enjoyable stay for all guests.

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Opt for a Room on the Upper Floors

The hostel has no elevator, so if you prefer a quieter stay, consider requesting a room on the upper floors to minimize street noise.

Consider Bringing Earplugs

Some guests mentioned street noise as a potential issue, so packing earplugs might be helpful for light sleepers.

Check the Kitchen Facilities

If you plan on cooking, note that the kitchen closes at 9 pm, and some guests found the lack of an oven/stove and limited kitchen hours inconvenient.

Take Advantage of the Location

The hostel's central location near the Wawel Castle and the Kazimierz district makes it convenient for exploring the city's attractions and nightlife.

Be Mindful of the Lack of Amenities

While the hostel offers basic amenities, some guests noted the absence of bedside lamps, towels, and bathroom essentials, so consider bringing your own if needed.

Consider the Balcony Rooms

Guests staying in rooms with balconies on the upper floors enjoyed scenic views and a pleasant atmosphere, making it a worthwhile option if available.

Plan for Early Closure of Common Areas

The common areas, including the kitchen, close at 9 pm, so plan your activities accordingly if you intend to use these facilities.

Take Note of Check-in Procedures

To streamline the check-in process, ensure you have a Polish phone number for check-in, as some guests encountered difficulties without one.

Utilize the Nearby Amenities

With a 24-hour supermarket located underneath the hostel and several mini-markets nearby, take advantage of the convenient access to essential supplies and groceries.

Consider the Value for Money

Despite some limitations, many guests found the hostel to offer good value for the price, especially considering its central location and cleanliness.


Krakowska 7, 31-062 Krakow, Malopolskie

What's nearby

  • Żydowskie Muzeum Galicja0.5 km
  • Wawel Castle0.6 km
  • Królewska Katedra na Wawelu0.6 km
  • Pomnik Smoka Wawelskiego0.7 km
  • Smocza Jama0.7 km
  • Muzeum Sztuki i Techniki Japońskiej Manggha0.8 km
  • Kościół Mariacki1.2 km
  • Main Market Square1.3 km
  • Collegium Maius Uniwersytetu Jagiellońskiego1.3 km
  • Muzeum Historyczne Miasta Krakowa1.4 km
  • Fabryka Emalia Oskara Schindlera1.4 km
  • Muzeum Książąt Czartoryskich1.5 km



Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 10:00


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FAQs when booking at Hostel Tara

  • Where is Hostel Tara located?

    Hostel Tara is located at Krakowska 7 in Stare Miasto, 1.2 km from the center of Krakow. Żydowskie Muzeum Galicja is the closest landmark to Hostel Tara.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Hostel Tara?

    Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Hostel Tara.

  • Does Hostel Tara offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Hostel Tara offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Hostel Tara from the airport?

    Hostel Tara is 11.1 km from Krakow J. Paul II Balice. Hostel Tara is 77.2 km from Katowice Pyrzowice.

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Good to know

Value for money


Distance to city center

1.2 km

Nearest Airport

Krakow J. Paul II Balice

Distance to airport

11.1 km