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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
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The Hostel is clean and reasonably priced but incredibly noisy because of rude and inconsiderate school groups running around and shouting till past midnight. Good for school groups, bad for families or anyone who wants a decent night's sleep.

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good Points: -There are good lockers (they are locked with the card of the room, 1 per bed). -There is a kitchen and an commom area. -It was clean. The breakfast was acceptable. Bad Points: -The reception was good but they not gave all information about the hostel (we had to figure out by ourselves). -Few number of toilets (1... More 

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Prescott, Arizona
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here one night with a group. I was impressed with the cleanliness and how safe it felt. I definitely recommend it. But avoid the breakfast, it's awful! Go to a nearby bakery and get croissants; much better.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

The rooms were decent size with three bunk beds in each. We were lucky enough to have a room with a window that opened wide leading to a fire escape. The common room was lovely with extremely comfy chairs and vending machines with recognisable food and drinks. The breakfast we had access to was familiar and yummy. Overall it was... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This was a great hostel for our weekend trip to Geneva - conveniently close to the station and the Lake, and free breakfast daily! The hostel was clean, and the staff the staff friendly helpful. All in all, a very good place to stay!

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Reading, United Kingdom
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Good location fairly near the centre and the lake. Friendly and knowledgeable staff. Good food and vegetarian options available, but you have to make sure you get a ticket and bring it to breakfast. You can also make a deposit and borrow a plug adapter.

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Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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36 reviews 36 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I stayed here for six nights for a class trip and it was perfect for us. Fantastic location within easy walking distance of the center as well as quick access to the very efficient Geneva public transportation. The WiFi signal is very strong and the included breakfast is tasty and good quality. The beds were quite comfortable but be sure... More 

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 via mobile

Check in takes forever, staff was okay. The rooms weren't bad, beds were okay but I do expect better for almost $40 a night. Location is close to the water but not much was in the area to do. After 4 hours on a train and 17 hours on a bus I was tired and desperately wanted a shower but... More 

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

I enjoyed my stay here. Rooms were clean and large with free lockers in the corridor for large suitcases. My room was full and the rest of the floor had 16years + school children staying in them. The kids were noisy till late at night but I was ok with that. As I bumbled my way to bathroom at night... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

We stayed at this hostel as part of a bug student group attending a conference and it was excellent.. The hostel is quite clean and nice and the breakfast is good too... They have luggage lockers that you can rent even after you have checked out of the hostel.. Being Switzerland, is it on the expensive side but the whole... More 

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