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Generator Hostel Hamburg

2.0 of 5 Steintorplatz 3, 20099 Hamburg, Germany
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Diego, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hostel is literally 100m from the main central train station in Hamburg. It is. Very large hostel with great facilities. The rooms were large and clean, beds were pretty comfortable. The bathrooms inside the room were a bit small but you can manage. Lit has a nice lounge and bar area where you can talk and meet other people... More 

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Palermo, Sicilia, Italy
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was in Generator Hostel for ten days during Christmas Time. It's a Very Nice Place if you want to visit Hamburg or You need to Stay Well. A few meters from Hauptbahnhof Station and walking not so much you can see the city center crossing Mönckebergstraße... so in few seconds you are in Rathaus! From Generator you have the... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed for 2 nights in the 6 bed female dorm. Excellent location - 5 mins walk to the hauptbahnhof and ZOB, and plenty of food options in the area. Room size is sufficient for 6 girls to move around comfortably, and there is also a full length mirror! Beds are comfortable, there is a bed lamp and charging port... More 

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Aspen, Colorado
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Decent room for a double. Quiet. Right next to train station. A short walk from the Parliament house (good Doner in the square there...). Free wi-fi. Great bar scene. They have security at the door. Worth checking out for sure.

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GeneratorHamburg, Manager at Generator Hostel Hamburg, responded to this review

Hi, Thanks for your stay and the comments you have left on Tripadvisor. I am glad that we were able to convince you of Generator. We are looking forward to see you on your next trip. All the best for your travels, Sven Heberling Assistant General Manager More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The location is excellent, just next to the train station. The hostel is quite new and it's also very clean. It's a big hostel so if you are looking for interaction with other guests then this is no your hostel. Breakfast is OK, it could have more things.

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GeneratorHamburg, Manager at Generator Hostel Hamburg, responded to this review

Hi, Thanks for your stay and the review. I am glad that your stay was to your satisfaction. We are constantly developing the breakfast to have the best value for money, so please be assured that there will be changes in the future. I hope you will visit us in the future again. You are always welcome at Generator. Regards,... More 

y felinheli
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Best hostel I've been to friendly staff especially the Aussie girl who makes amazing coffee. Definitely going back, everything is on your doorstep.highly recommend this hostel great resteraunts near by, bars and kebab shops what more could you ask for

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GeneratorHamburg, Manager at Generator Hostel Hamburg, responded to this review

Hi, thanks for the nice comments. I am proud to have Jane, our bartista in the Cafe and on top this very nice review. We are looking forward to welcome you soon again in Hamburg. All the best for your travels, Sven Heberling Assistant General Manager More 

Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was really ok. The price and the location were great. The staff is helpful, and you can get informations from them, from brochures, leaflets and posters about the city and the facilities. The hostel is cheap, but it's not worth it, because of the room conditions.

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GeneratorHamburg, Manager at Generator Hostel Hamburg, responded to this review

Hi, Thanks for the review. I am always very happy, when I read positiv things about our Team. I hope you will soon visit Generator again and I wish you all the best for your travels. Sven Heberling Assistant General Manager More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Generator is located right next to Central Hamburg HBF station. 20 minute train from the airport. 5/10 minutes walk away from the beautiful Rathaus (and Christmas markets if you're travelling in December) and a 10 minute train to the Reeperbahn/Port area (tickets for train 1.50 euros for a single, very reasonable) The staff in the hostel are fantastic, special mentions... More 

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GeneratorHamburg, Manager at Generator Hostel Hamburg, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for the great review. I am very happy we were able to convince you of Generator. I am very proud of the two team members you mentioned and I will inform them personally about it. You have said that Hamburg wasn't yours, but maybe you want to try one of our other hostels. You are always welcome.... More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here over a weekend in a eight bed room while visiting Christmas markets. The hostel is located within spitting distance of the main train station which makes it exceptionally easy to get around. We found that the hostel staff were warm and friendly. The hostel was exceptionally clean and appeared to have realitvely new furnishings.... More 

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GeneratorHamburg, Manager at Generator Hostel Hamburg, responded to this review

Hello, Thanks a lot for your review. I am really glad that you liked the hostel and it's atmosphere. Whenever travelling next I hope you will visit Generator again. Yours, Sven Heberling Assistant General Manager More 

Hong Kong
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83 reviews 83 reviews
32 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good location near buses and train station. noisy outside but ok with windows shut. Cheap places to eat nearby. Could walk to pleasant parks. Clean sheets and room. Bed was comfortable; Ikea mattress, bit soft but ok; good pillow and duvet. Window only opened a bit and no fan so was pretty hot in summer. I would not recommend for... More 

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GeneratorHamburg, Manager at Generator Hostel Hamburg, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for the good review. I am happy that we could impress you in so many points. But also the critics are welcome. We can only improve areas, we know the guest did not like. So, Thank you for that again. I would be delighted to welcome you again in the future. All the best for your travels,... More 

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Address: Steintorplatz 3, 20099 Hamburg, Germany
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Location: Germany > Hamburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Generator Hostel Hamburg 2*
Number of rooms: 161
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