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Instant Sleep Backpacker Hostel

Max-Brauer-Allee 277, 22769 Hamburg, Germany
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed with two friends here for a weekend in March (all students). Had a great experience here - everything was very clean, staff very helpful with directions and they were fine with us having a late check-in (about 23:15). Location also great in a cool student-type area. Would definitely recommend!

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Frankfurt, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

You get what you pay for - cheap rates, basic rooms and communal bathrooms. It's a bit grimy, a bit noisy, and old, but it's safe and relatively comfortable. If you're happy to backpack, it's a great option. There are lockers for your valuables, a kitchen, hot showers, heaters, and a common room. Perfect for crashing on a night out,... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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20 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

this hostel is pretty average overall, nothing to rave about, but it is easy going and a safe place to stay. for 10 euro a night you absolutely cannot go wrong. good communal area and kitchen to prepare meals, room was basic. its location sells it, it couldn't be better. in Hamburg's best district and really easy to find. you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 via mobile

Great location very close to s and u bahn stations, as well as a number of supermarkets, restraunts and bars. Staff were helpful, common area was comfortable, beds were comfortable, rooms were clean although a bit noisy as it is right next to a Main Street. Overall I felt very safe and happy in this hostel.

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manaus
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9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

This hostel is amazing, It's very well located, close to the reeperbahn platz, to the beatles platz... close to the Metro! you can do mostly everything by foot or metro. And Inside of the hostel is also very comfortable and cozy. It's definetely recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I've been sleeping there for 2 nights in early april. I've got lost because I arrived pretty late at night, but the receptionnist was still at the FO waiting for me ! This hostel is well placed in the city, I walked from there to sankt pauli, the marina, and the city center. This hostel helped me to have a... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

Only the bare minimum was available at this hostel. It's not in a great location (it's above a loud bar), the sheets were torn, the staff was incredibly rude, you couldn't lock the bedroom doors, wifi was only available when sitting in front of the front desk. Just stay away.

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

I stayed at this hostel with a colleague seven nights over a two week period, and I would happily return. It was very clean, tidy, very quiet (despite the area) the staff were very friendly, had a kitchen with fridges, pots/pans and utensils provided and, in general, the hostel had a very cool and chilled out feel to it. It... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

I stayed in the Instant Sleep Backpacker Hostel in March 2012. The hostel was clean, quiet and quite centrally located. My two friends and I stayed in an 8-bed-dormroom which was quite clean and with several lockers you can use free of charge (bring your own lock). I slept next to the windows, and at times there was a bit... More 

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Tetouan, Morocco
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2011

hostels in hamburg are on the expensive side but this place was only 13 euros for a dorm bed in december. the rooms are large and have single beds rather than bunks which at first is creepy but kinda nice also. not manz people around being midweek winter and all but sick music, free coffee, really warm, loads of info... More 

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