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City Hostel Geneva

2, rue Ferrier, Geneva 1202, Switzerland
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location, 10 minutes or so from the main train station and easy walk down to Lake Geneva and to local pubs. Receptionist very friendly - gave us our free public transport ticket (crazy useful!). Stayed in a 2 bed private room, shared bathroom. Room was clean and even had a little fan which was a lifesaver as there was... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent one night in a 3-female dorm. Perhaps due to a later arrival time (9:45pm), the receptionists attitude was quite cold and forgot to mention several things until I later asked for them specifically (ie transportation card, wifi). The room was small. Clean bathrooms. Unfortunately it was also the weekend of the music festival so the streets were quite noisy... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hostel lovely and clean, quiet, and with the bonus of an electric fan in the room. Kitchen clean and accessible. Staff helpful. Library with books to borrow. Plenty of leaflets re things to see and do in the area. Great location, near the station, Lidl, the lake, the old town. Everything nearby. I would love to stay there again. Towels... More 

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Ciudad Guayana, Venezuela
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the third time I stay here while attending some events at the United Nations. Extremely close to both the tram stop -less than 10 minutes to the UN- and to the main train station. Some supermarkets and ethnic restaurants nearby. Staff was very polite and the rooms as well as the wc/showers were always cleaned. TV in the... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Hostel is close to city center,well designed rooms,common play area is there,there is no breakfast but there is common kitchen , Common Bathrooms were very clean ,they give free Geneva bus,trams pass . Worth choice for budget travelers .

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Good location, walking distance to most attractions, but you'll also receive a free travel pass upon your arrival. A really nice touch. The staff were very helpful, and the rooms a good size. The communal bathrooms and kitchen areas are well laid out and clearly signed. Very good, would happily stay here again. Many thanks.

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Tangerang, Banten, Indonesia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I booked private room due to fully booked for the shared room. We need to book earlier if you want to get the room. I am not surprised because it located very strategic, like 10 minutes walk to train station. I was having a trip to Chamonix with Warwick Hotel as a meeting point so I'm so blessed stayed here... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Good location. 7 mins walk from the train station. It is walking distance to nearby landmark. The staff was helpful and super friendly. We arrived the hostel around 12 noon but it was locked. After a while someone let us in and the check in time strictly after 2pm. But they have free locker in basement. p/s: Don't waste time... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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26 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Had a 2d 1n stay here. Very small place but its cozy. With common bath and a lift! Its bicycle friendly as i can bring up my luggage and bike case. Gave a free day pass for the tram and a map of Geneva! Cheap stay and a good location in town. You can walk anywhere from here all around... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

We were in Geneva for one night and stayed in a private room with shared bathroom. Basic hostel accommodation with free wifi in room, good showers, clean and comfy. Slightly dated but excellent location (5 mins from main station) and great value for money. Also within walking distance of the old town and tram links. If you are looking for... More 

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