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Overview of a&o Dresden Hauptbahnhof

a&o Dresden Hauptbahnhof

2 out of 5

3.7/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Breakfast available
  • Parking available
  • Bar
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Strehlener Strasse 10, Dresden, SN, 1069

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationDresden Zoo14 min walk
  • Popular LocationChurch of the Holy Cross19 min walk
  • Popular LocationDresden University of Technology3 min drive
  • AirportDresden (DRS)16 min drive

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About this area


Located in Dresden's Suedvorstadt neighbourhood, a&o Dresden Hauptbahnhof is near a metro station. Semper Opera House and Dresden Castle are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Church of Our Lady and Zwinger Palace. Dresden Zoo and Dresden Park Railway are also worth visiting. Guests appreciate the hostel's convenience for public transportation: Gret-Palucca-Strasse Station is 3 minutes on foot and Hauptbahnhof Nord Station is 10 minutes.

What's nearby

  • Dresden Zoo - 14 min walk
  • Church of the Holy Cross - 19 min walk
  • Altmarkt-Galerie Dresden - 20 min walk
  • Dresden University of Technology - 3 min drive
  • Old Market Square - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Gret-Palucca-Strasse Station - 3 min walk
  • Dresden Central Station - 8 min walk
  • Dresden (DRS) - 16 min drive


  • Bar — 1 min walk
  • Rolle Kebap - 8 min walk
  • Coffee Fellows - 8 min walk
  • Marché - 8 min walk
  • Villa de Baron - 9 min walk

About this property

a&o Dresden Hauptbahnhof

Dresden hostel in Suedvorstadt, near Church of Our Lady
This smoke-free hostel features a bar/lounge, a snack bar/deli and a rooftop terrace. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include self parking, coffee/tea in a common area and a meeting room. All 165 rooms offer in-room free WiFi, flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and hairdryers. Showers and free toiletries are also available to guests.
A&o Dresden Hauptbahnhof offers 165 forms of accommodation with a hairdryer and free toiletries. 32-inch Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels.

Bathrooms include a shower. This Dresden hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (EUR 6 per night; includes in/out privileges)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–11:00 AM: EUR 7.9 for adults and EUR 3.95 for children
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Billiards/pool table

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli


  • ATM/banking services
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • German

Business services

  • A meeting room


  • Rooftop terrace


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)


  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower


  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

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Check-in from 3:00 PM - 5:30 AM
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in fee: EUR 10


Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: EUR 10.00
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 10 per pet, per night
Dogs welcome
2 per room (up to 44 lbs/20 kg)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A city tax is imposed by the city of Dresden. Business travellers with proof of business-related travel are exempt from this tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A 6 per cent city/local tax will be charged

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 7.9 for adults and EUR 3.95 for children (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: EUR 6 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: EUR 10 per pet, per night
  • Early check-in fee: EUR 10 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: EUR 10.00 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed

Property is also known as

A&O Dresden
A&O Dresden Hauptbahnhof
A&O Hauptbahnhof Hostel Dresden
A&O Dresden Hauptbahnhof Hostel
A O Dresden Hauptbahnhof
A O Dresden Hauptbahnhof Hostel
a&o Dresden Hauptbahnhof Dresden
a&o Dresden Hauptbahnhof Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
a&o Dresden Hauptbahnhof Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Dresden

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 101 out of 550 reviews
5 - Excellent 18%
Rating 4 - Good. 249 out of 550 reviews
4 - Good 45%
Rating 3 - Okay. 146 out of 550 reviews
3 - Okay 27%
Rating 2 - Poor. 41 out of 550 reviews
2 - Poor 7%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 13 out of 550 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Staff & service
For what it is, it is clean and comfortable. I am a senior citizen and chose to have a private room and bath, so I can't speak to what the dormitories and baths are like.
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
2 night stay near station.
Careful if your travelling alone you won’t be given a twin room of hotel is busy ! As I was given a single room which is not what is advertised on and ended up on wrong side of hotel from what I was hoping for 😞
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location, friendly & helpful staff, excellent facilities and great value for money. If I ever return to Dresden I'll definitely be staying at the Novotel.
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019