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Enjoy Oktoberfest on a budget with HostelBookers

9th September 2010 Print

Munich is famous for its Bavarian beer halls, but from 18th September - 4th October 2010, the city will brew up a storm for Oktoberfest which draws thousands of people from all over the world who quaff over 6 million litres of beer every year.

Oktoberfest isn’t just about the beer – from the Bavarian Beauties dressed up in traditional gear, to the live bands, delicious German food and huge funfair, it’s the atmosphere that draws the crowds year after year.

For a true taste of the festival atmosphere and to save money HostelBookers, the budget accommodation specialist, recommends accommodation at the following properties which are all located within walking distance:

Easy Palace City Hostel, a former luxury hotel but transformed into a top quality hostel in 2003, is a haven for backpackers and young independent travellers. It offers everything guests could need for a great stay in the city. There are restaurants, bars, clubs and cafes to suit all nearby.

A&O München Hauptbahnhof, boasts modern furnished single, twin and family rooms. It offers Wi-Fi, rooms with TVs and private bathrooms. There is a 24-hour reception and it’s a 10-minute walk from the Oktoberfest site and Stachus square.

Atlas City Hotel is an ideal choice for families. The budget hotel is in the heart of the city centre and just 400m from Oktoberfest. The private en suite rooms are modern and comfortable, and there's parking available outside. The hotel has excellent public transport connections which makes it the perfect starting point for exploring the vibrant city.

For last minute availability and slashed rates of €35pppn, Hostival, within 15 minutes walk of the Oktoberfest gardens, represents the ideal option to avoid disappointment.

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