Zakopane is a town in the southern tip of Poland and is the gateway to the Polish side of the High Tatra mountains. It has around 28,000 inhabitants and is a popular place for outdoor activities like hiking, skiing and (mountain)biking.
From the Zakopane Travel Guide
It's a great hostel. Warm and friendly staff. Big negative is that the location is very noisy.If you are young and out until the early hours, this is your hostel. We were a family of 4 and got very little sleep! ... more
If you want to get away from the town then this is a great place to stay, lovely location with great views. Getting into town or the ski slopes is easy with regular buses. The hostel has a warm friendly atmosphere with helpful English speaking staff. The rooms are warm and comfortable and the bathrooms are immaculate. ... more