Hostels and Dormitories


Midtown Hostel – located in the centre of Gdańsk (almost next door the the Old Town Hall which houses the Baltic Sea Culture Centre), hidden away in an unassuming building, this is a lovely hostel with a very modern feel. Shoes off at the door. They have a printer and print out tickets and other such travel necessities for free, and may print a presentation with last-minute adjustments for a nominal fee. A 5 minute walk away from the main train station.

Midtown Hostel Website

4 Friends Hostel
– located in an old tenement right by the Motława river in Gdańsk old town (almost right next to St Mary’s Gate), this is a really nice hostel. Go out the door and you’re right in the most popular part of Gdańsk old town – expect tourists in the streets at all hours. About 15 minutes away from the central station. Printer available on site.

4 Friends Hostel Website

Grand Hostel
– a very nice hostel in the centre of Gdańsk, offering the charms of the neighbouring Motława River (by the Straganiarska (Huckster) Gate). 
Bright rooms with nautical décor. The kitchen and common room, located in the building’s basement, are just undergoing renovation. Printer on-site. About 15 minutes away from the central station.

Grand Hostel Website

High 5 Hostel
 – a place for the young and the young at heart. Shoes off at the door. A very laid-back atmosphere characterises this colourful place. The bedrooms are themed (travel, film, music etc.), so make sure to book the motif of your choice. Very close to the most popular tourist areas, but not right in the middle of them (20 minutes walk to the central station) – a corner away from supposedly the best ice cream parlour in Gdańsk. Printer available.

High 5 Hostel Website

La Guitarra Hostel – a, what else, musically themed hostel. Guitars, vinyl records and posters of famous guitarists adorn most walls. Printer available – 2zł fee per page. About 20 minutes away from the central station, and a 5 minute walk to the heart of Gdańsk old town.

La Guitarra Hostel Website

Central Hostel Sopot
(in the centre of Sopot)

Bohaterów Monte Cassino 15
81-704 Sopot

Central Hostel Sopot Website

100Ten Hostel (15 min walk from the university)

Polanki 110 C
80-306 Gdańsk

100Ten Hostel Website

Hostel Wolna Chata (20 min walk from the university)

Stanisława Moniuszki 34
80-360 Gdańsk

Hostel Wolna Chata Website


As Gdańsk houses several universities, it is possible to stay in dormitories as well. Should you have any problems with communication with these places, please let us know at

University of Gdańsk Dormitories
– Rooms with private bathrooms are offered by Dormitory 6 (15 minute walk away from the main train station) and Dormitory 11 (near the sea; around 30 minutes from the University).

Gdańsk University of Technology Dormitories
– Dormitories 4 and 6 provide rooms with private bathrooms and are located in the district of Wrzeszcz. The district lies between the University and the main town and it is easy accessible by the public transportation. The price is around 50PLN per night.

Please note that the dormitories are dedicated mainly for students, hence the rooms standard is not luxurious.