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Geneva Hostel

Rue Rothschild 28-30, Geneva 1202, Switzerland
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Inari, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Many people have been complaining about the prison-like athmosphere of the hostel. Nonsense! It's got big, bustling common areas, very nice dorms and enough sockets everywhere to charge your mobile devices. What I loved the most was the cleanliness: our dorm was spotless, smelled good and the linen was soft and clean. All the premises, including toilets and showers, were... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Accommodation was clean and well presented. Large lockers in my dorm which were perfect to keep my luggage safe, as well as storage beneath the hostel for once I had checked out. The undersheet of my bed was a weird texture, but it was hot so I slept on top of the provided bedding. I recommend a sleeping bag, but... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in this hostel for a few nights with my 2 friends. Unfortunately we were not able to stay in the same room which was quite annoying but most importantly this place was pretty clean. It's definitely not your traditional backpackers hostel - it feels more like a long stay apartment building. I would definitely not come here in hopes... More 

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Location Ok but not a good feel to this place. Staff. ok but nothing special. Set up for breakfast led to long queues but food nice. Stayed in family room, comfy rooms with individual lights but small and hot. Hostel kept clean

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Ludhiana, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to stay in on a budget trip. hostel is clean with all basic facilities. you get to meet new people from all around the world. free wifi, though only works in lobby level. reception staff is helpful.

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Chicago, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at Geneva Hostel with friends for one night after returning from Interlaken. I chose it because of it's close location to a train station and a close walk to the water and the city center. Unfortunately, what I read about and saw pictures of before hand was not was we found. First, the walk from the Geneva train... More 

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Florianopolis, SC
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff is rude, the dorms are ok, there's no internet in the whole building, only at the reception. It's kinda expensive for what it offers. The shared bathrooms were dirty when I used it. I think you could spend a little more and stay in a hotel than staying here. They don't provide even a basic thing for travelers... More 

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Sliema, Malta
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Why would you want to work in a hostel, where you deal with people non-stop, if you are not a people-person? On my arrival in the afternoon, I was told by a very rude woman (short hair, glasses), that the staff was currently eating and my arrival was an inconvenience. She had food hanging beside her mouth, which was beyond... More 

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was staying in the room 39 from 27 - 30 July 2015, so beautiful Geneve Swiss...and so is this hostel on rue Rothschild.......as i expected...everything Swiss made has to be remarkable.....dinner was great...and also breakfast.......down side...this hostel is located closed to Rue Berne the RED Light District of Geneve....so many blacks and Arabics were gathered there on Rue Berne.....to... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at room no 56, bed no 4 for 2 nights.But there is local old fatty people look like stay st bed no 3 same room with me.He come back at night around 22:00 and go to bed.After 5 mins he fall a sleep and snore loudly [terribly].We(me and another roommate 4 peoples) really can't sleep the whole night.I... More 

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