Retro Hostel Shevchenko

Address: 16 Shevchenko Ave, Lviv, 79005, Ukraine | Hostel
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TravelPod Member ReviewsRetro Hostel Shevchenko Lviv

Reviewed by valaryr

fun, but smelly

Reviewed Apr 15, 2011
by (7 reviews) Saint Louis , United States Flag of United States

really nice place, very crowded and fun. bathroom smelled terrible

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TripAdvisor Reviews Retro Hostel Shevchenko Lviv

3.00 of 5 stars Good

Travel Blogs from Lviv

Our Visit to Lviv

A travel blog entry by ukraineadoption on Dec 02, 2014

2 comments, 28 photos

... spoken; stores like Costco, Home Depot and Best Buy have also helped daily living.

We saw a lot of Jewish symbols and objects around their house and found out that they have a heart for ministering to Jews. In fact, they have been adding on a whole wing of their house to keep Jews who will be transitioning back to living in Israel. Apparently Israel is encouraging Jews to immigrate to Israel, giving financial help and free language ...

A trip through Village Life

A travel blog entry by aussiebloke51 on Aug 28, 2014

2 comments, 6 photos

... you want any veggies, but I don't find eating soup with a large dessert spoon (really table spoon size) to be very easy.
After a lot more wandering Bata was determined to find me a cafe that had soy milk and she did. I greatly enjoyed my second cup of coffee made with soy milk since arriving in Eastern Europe.
My first day impression of Lviv was that it was hectic and busy and a it hard to relate to. My impression the next day was to be very ...

Love Lviv

A travel blog entry by kwoky86 on Nov 15, 2012

9 photos

... a small stone courtyard with no lights, then entering a hallway inside the building with motion sensor light switch which doesn't turn on until you are halfway down the passage, the only sign to say it's a hostel is the splitting image of the Hostel sign from the film Hostel, with creepy letters written vertically on a window. If I was ever to direct a horror film I would base it here!
But after getting into the hostel and having a pretty smiling ...

EURO 2012 in Lviv

A travel blog entry by katevoss on Jun 17, 2012

10 photos

... hung around a café that was outside the German teams hotel since there was a big crowd there. After nothing interesting happening for 20mins we left and I joined them for food since I was in desperate need of it (the whole day during my expedition to the station I had had a bottle of coke and small bread thing). We were handed a huge menu which we all finally decided what we wanted, and then the waiter came, and told all of ...

1st 26 hours in Ukraine

A travel blog entry by gizenadoption on Jan 25, 2011


... we stood there like fools. Then he asked us why we were here. We said we were doing some missionary work at the orphanages and they smiled and let us through.
Once we got our suitcases, we were met by Daria and Victor. They took us to Victor and Leedia's apartment where we were "stuffed" with a light lunch consisting of appetizers of several different coldcuts, fish, salads, horseradish with beets, bread and horiwka ...