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City Hostel Geneva

2, rue Ferrier, Geneva 1202, Switzerland
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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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Makati, Philippines
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33 reviews 33 reviews
32 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Considering how expensive it is to stay in Geneva, this hostel is an awesome value. You can easily walk to/from the main train station (Gare Cornavin) in about 8 minutes (650 meters). A major plus point for me is the free transport card. The hostel is close to a tram stop (Geneve – Mole stop) which makes it a breeze... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely fantastic 10/10 everything about it,fantastic staff,rooms,kitchen,showers etc,free card for travel,wonderful location,close to shops,train station,lake geneva,very helpful,spacious+ go to mt saleve on the cable car!wonderful views

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Jerusalem, Israel
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

quite close to the railway station. not in the best neighborhood...but it means places around are open late! clean and efficient but lacks atmosphere and a real opportunity to meet fallow travelers, friendly helpful staff. free transport card for Geneva including Airport train ride. offers some Swiss souvenirs and a good price!

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Moscow, Russia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
22 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Accomodation in Geneva is known to be expensive. City Hostel Geneva gives you a chance to stay on budget. The prices are really nice, 60 franks in 3bed dorm per night. The hostel is located near the train station, about 5 minutes walk. It was my first experience with the hostels. My impression was very good. The roomwas clean, bed... More

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is just a good quality standard hostel. You'll meet people here and have clean, quiet accommodation. Geneva is expensive anyway, so this is as cheap as you'll get. It's a benefit to be near the city so you can save on transport costs.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hostel accommodates most travellers in small dorms. I was in a three-bed-room. Quiet enough if your roommates are well-behaved. The hostel is spotlessly clean, hi-tech, modern and green. Comfortable beds. Centrally located. Decent prices (by Swiss standards!!!). No backpacker party scene, but for me that's a good thing. If the online reservation system shows no vacancy for a longer... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Geneva is an expensive city so if you're on a budget this is probably not a bad shout. Parking was an issue but there are options. There is loads of space downstairs to chill out, this will be something you want to do as the rooms are tiny! Reception was nice and friendly and sold lots of things but was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location, friendly multilingual staff, bike friendly (locked storage available). Small rooms to be expected in hostels. The rooms with windows facing the train lines are a bit noisy in the morning.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

The hostel is near by the train station. ..i stayed one night there and i was really pleased. .. the room was clean and has wifi in the room and the le lac is just a five minute walk away! So if you search a cheap way to stay in Geneva it's thefinitly this cool hostel.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I've spent a couple of nights in this hostel and it doesn't compare to the other hostel in town. The rooms were way too small, making circulation difficult, it got very damp during the night and they smelled a little funny given its small size. They had lockers in the room which varied in size and shape (and it was... More

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Address: 2, rue Ferrier, Geneva 1202, Switzerland
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Location: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 49
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