Ostel Das DDR Hostel in Berlin - 1 HOTEL INFO star

This is what awaits you:

  • Parking directly by the hotel

Hotel description Ostel Das DDR Hostel

A perfect location for ostalgics

The Ostel DDR Hostel in Friedrichshain is the perfect place for Ostalgia fans. Located near the Ostbahnhof, it has excellent transport connections to the city centre. Various shopping facilities, restaurants and bars are located within reach.

Your accommodation at a glance

All rooms are equipped design classics of DDR times and spread the charm of long-gone days. Luxurious, modern beds guarantee a restful sleep. All sanitary facilities are meeting modern standards.

This also awaits you

A big playground is available for families with kids. All guests have free Wi-Fi access in the lobby. The reception is available at all times.

Hotel data

Hotel built in 1986, Last partial renovation 2007, Number of floors 6, Total number of rooms 36, Number of single rooms 10, Number of double rooms 26, of which have 2 separate beds 5, of which have a double bed 21, Hotel open all year round, Reception manned 24 hours a day, Earliest check-in 15:00, Latest check-out 11:00, English-speaking staff available during the day, English-speaking staff available at night, Hotel, City hotel, Art/design hotel, child-friendly hotel, Family hotel, Hostel/Youth hostel, No-smoking hotel, Gay and lesbian-friendly hotel, No-smoking room 24

AddressShow map

Wriezener Karree 5, 10243 Berlin, Germany


  • Station (Berlin Hauptbahnhof) 4.95 km
  • City centre (Berlin) 4.2 km
  • Airport (Berlin-Tegel International Airport (TXL)) 11.59 km
  • Highway (A100 - Stadtring Berlin - Buschkrugallee) 5.25 km

Service times

Reception open:

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Reception manned at weekends:

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Earliest check-in:

3:00 PM

Latest check-out:

11:00 AM

    Accepted payment methods

  • Visa
  • Eurocard/MasterCard
  • Electronic cash

Hotel facilities

  • Reception (lobby)
  • Public Internet terminal Hourly rate 0 EUR
  • Car park is directly by hotel
  • Car park is a 2-minute walk away
  • Restaurant(s) 1 open from 11:30.00 until 22:00.00 Closed monday
  • Children's playground
  • Fire alarm
  • Smoke detectors
  • Security guards
  • WLAN with Internet access in lobby Hourly rate 0 EUR
  • Mobile phone reception
  • WLAN operator Telekom
  • Smoke detectors in all rooms
  • Hallways equipped with fire exstinguishers
  • Hotel staiways ventilated
  • Hotel complies with country/state/local fire laws

Room facilities

  • Radio
  • Desk
  • Soundproof windows
  • Windows for opening
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower

In-house services

  • Large dogs permitted Fee per day 0 EUR
  • Pets permitted Fee per day 0 EUR
  • Hotel safe
  • Sightseeing tours
  • Parking directly by the hotel

Hotel location

Wriezener Karree 5, 10243 Berlin - Friedrichshain

Evaluations of Ostel Das DDR Hostel

Overall 101 ratings, including comments: 65 ratings
6.3 / 10
Average rating of all hotel guests
Couple under thirty
2.8 / 10
December 2013

Hat den Namen Design-Hotel im Stil der DDR nicht verdient. Die Flure sing neongrün gestrichen, in den Zimmern erinnern nur eine Lampe und ein Radio an die DDR, und Laminat in Buche-Optik gabs früher auch nicht...

Corporate customers
8.2 / 10
July 2012

Very essential, clean and very friendly staff. WiFi in rooms. Walking distance to Ostbahnhof and supermarket. Also very quite for all the younsters around.

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