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Generator Hostel Hamburg

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   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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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here on a friend's stag do. Excellent hostel. Great location, right by the train station which has easy links to the airport. Room was clean and tidy with an useful box underneath each bed to store valuables. Free Wi-Fi throughout the building which is fantastic considering the size of the building. Puts some hotels to shame! Great bar and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Didn't get off to the best start as after queuing for about 25mins to check in my key card didn't work. I politely asked if there was a quick way of sorting this just to the side of the queue hoping I wouldn't have to queue again, I was told I would be helped in a minute, and the girl... More

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Gatineau, Canada
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

my second time in a Generator. Great location and area. Very good transportation and very nice staff. Clean and quiet room. we are planning to come back to Hamburg soon and party. we wish the weather is better next time!

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
14 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here earlier this year as part of a group for a couple of nights. Welcome was good, we were booked in quickly and despite arriving early were able to take our privately booked dorm rooms on arrival. Rooms are clean with handy plug and USB in the bed. Private showers and toilets are small but all fine for a... More

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

went on stag trip, but caters for all ages, had a 8 berth dorm, very clean, small shower and toilet, but does the job, metal boxes under bunkbeds, bring a padlock, within 2 mins walk of hauptbahnhof and opposite hbf sud u-bahn entrance, as with every other european city when near main train station never the poshest of areas, opposite... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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79 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is certainly a very good hostel. It's an old building which has been completely renovated, which makes the inside look modern, nice and pleasant. The reception area is spacious and also comfortable thanks to several padding benches they have (by the way, the staff speaks good English). It is also here were they offer and sell sandwiches, pastries and... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for 4 nights and beds were comfortable. Facilities were up to standard (computers, games, bars, cafes, etc) . There we're pull out storage below the bed which allows you to keep a lot of stuff but you have to have your own locker. No problem encountered throughout the stay and will definitely stay here again . Just a minute... More

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Fife
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11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed two nights for a stag weekend and this place is set up perfect, Very simple rooms basic but work well and all very clean. Good stocked bar and plenty sport on in the public areas. Good location just 2 min walk from station

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Was there for an overnight before boarding back to Asia. Waited for FOUR hours to wait for my room to be cleaned up. This was unforgivable in my holy opinion. Luckily another friendlier staff finally allocated us to another ready room ending our misery. But I wondered why the previous two staffs didnt bother to do so. The room was... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

The Generator hostel is very, very basic, however, it is also very very clean and only a 1 minute walk from the train station. During my two day stay, there were always plenty of taxis close by and we spotted many places to eat nearby. Reception staff were very easy to deal with, helpful and spoke fluent English. There is... More

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Address: Steintorplatz 3, 20099 Hamburg, Germany
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Location: Germany > Hamburg
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 44 Specialty lodging in Hamburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Generator Hostel Hamburg 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Our fresh, brand new Hamburg Hostel opened in January 2012 and is located in the heart of St Georg, next to the central train station "Hauptbahnhof Sued". Many of Hamburg’s great attractions are on our doorstep, such as the Deichtorhallen, the City Hall and the area of Speicherstadt. We know that Hamburg can be expensive, so unlike many other Hamburg hostels we give you: FREE Wi-Fi Internet, FREE bed linen, central location and en-suite Rooms.All our other Generator Hostels are renowned for their famous late nights at Generator Bar which provide a unique atmosphere, entertaining our guests with DJ nights, Karaoke, quizzes and fancy dress evenings: expect this and many many more fun evenings. ... more   less 
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