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Geneva Hostel

Rue Rothschild 28-30, Geneva 1202, Switzerland
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Beijing Region, China
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3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Well, I stayed there for a couple of nights and in my last night I get robbed for two Moroccan girls who were doing a lot of noise since they were arrived in the middle of the night. I complained with the stuff but they did nothing. They went for partying and when they arrived is when they stole all... More 

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Lille, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here during my two day solo trip to geneva. It's kinda ideal place if you are looking to meet new people. One also gets complimentary breakfast. Rooms and bathroom region was quite clean. I surely recommend this place for staying in Geneva. P.S. This place is really close to Lake.

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Marke, Kortrijk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Geneva Hostel is the perfect place for backpackers, young travellers or just a quick sleep over! Amazing staff with many advantages like free public transport during your stay, breakfast and more. PERFECT AREA FOR EXPLORING GENEVA'S LAKE, PARKS AND CITY LIFE.

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Columbus, Ohio, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So, I don't often stay in hostels and can say that they are really not for me! But, as hostels go this one is OK/average. Shared a 6-bed female dorm with young girls who didn't know proper etiquette for room-sharing... not the operators fault but these are the things that happen in shared spaces! Service was OK except that when... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have never stayed at a youth hostel before. And since this was a part of a trip organised by my college, I could not decide on where to stay. I didn't know what to expect when I first arrived at our room, I was pleasantly surprised by the cleanliness and simplicity of the room. I was wearing shorts for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I won't say anything about the prices, as the whole country itself is ridiculously expensive... But it would be great if they would offer a better kitchen in order to save some money in lunch/dinner cooking yourself The place is nice, good conditions and great WiFi... And great breakfast is included!!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Part of a large student group this Hostel was perfect for our needs. Clean, good location and the staff were helpful. 10 minute walk from the train station in Geneva and 2 minutes from the Lake itself. Breakfast was a continental style, with a limited choice but OK for a few days. Free WIFI included as well. Rooms are warm... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quite well located a few minutes by walking from the Central Station, they have fairly good breakfast for free and the receptionist are very friendly. The dorm was OK, each bunkbed has its own power outlet and small lamp.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

Hostel was just ok...beds were ok, staff was ok, it was the cheapest option in Geneva but nothing that would stand out as amazing or negative. Lockers for bags were nice and locked with your room key. Great location next to the lake, provide a nice walk into city centre and near the train station. Just a basic hostel with... More 

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015 via mobile

Couldn't ask for a better located hostel. 2 minute walk to lake geneva and 15 minute walk to the main train station. Also had a view of the lake from my room (47). Very well priced with breakfast included. No complaints whatsoever.

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