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Langstrasse 120, Zurich 8004, Switzerland (Langstrasse)
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Ranked #8 of 26 Specialty lodging in Zurich
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Barcelona, Spain
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I traveled to Zurich and had no place to stay due to a concert in Nimes being cancelled. Anyway... We found Langstars <3 we arrives after midnight and walked into a massive gathering out side the hostel because of the Germany win against Brazil. The helpful lady at the bar welcomed us with swiss chocolate and a... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We did not stay at the hostel, but visited the bar, which, at first sight, had a really cool vibe. The live band was great and the ladies working behind the bar were friendly and helpful. Then enter a bar man (may have been manager/owner) who proceeded to try to get my girlfriend to pay to use the toilets (he... More

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This evening a bunch of German fans was partying in front of the hostel after winning a world champion ship game. We asked money to use our toilet or to buy a drink. His girlfriend was pretty drunk and not telling me with one word, that she was buying drinks at the bar before. But she asked me who I... More

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12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I stayed in the 12-bed mixed dorm for two nights for 95 CHF total. As with everything else in Switzerland, the price is a bit on the costly side but still remains one of the cheapest options in Zurich. They take a 20 CHF deposit upon check-in (at the bar, which doubles up as the reception) for the key token... More

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London, United Kingdom
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22 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

For a couple of nights this hostel is fine, I was very lucky to have a room with en-suite bathroom and kitchen area, this was part of the new complex Langstars have recently got, there's no WiFi but that's available for free in the bar area, beds were comfortable with massive duvets, there's no lockers though, so you'll have to... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I stayed here as part of my working-trip to Switzerland. The bedding was clean, but I recall having red spots on my arms and legs a few days after arriving in the hostel (potentially bed-bug bites, although this is not definite). The hostel is located along "Langstrasse", a street which divides opinion. Some feel this is lively, and has lots... More

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Tain-l'Hermitage, France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Noisy Noisy Noisy and Noisy. The Hostel is Rubbish, Located in the middle of what must be a red light district, with drunks and beggars walking the street day and night it not the best location to encourage Travellers to stay.One would think. The music down stairs is thumping till 3am I could hear every song chance very clearly and... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

not a bad location. The street is probably the dirtiest in Zurich. The beding sinks!.on the other hand, the staff are really friendly and helpful and the freedrinks are great (although the main sellers seem to be smartly priced?) Not a bad hotel if you really want something rock bottom.

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

WAS SOOOO GOOD STAYING HERE! Loved the street (bohemian party-district) and the great staff. Met some cool locals at the bar. Several times a week live concerts and crowded bar. Rooms were basic (logically, for it’s the cheapest option in town) but everything you need is there. Everyday good cleaning. Only can recommend it! Thought Zurich will be a bit... More

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Address: Langstrasse 120, Zurich 8004, Switzerland
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Location: Switzerland > Zurich > Langstrasse
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New hostel at the party mile of Zurich with free breakfast and concerts in the hostel-bar.We offer 26 beds at the famous Langstrasse near the main train station. By now we offer 3 dorms (6-bed female only / 8-bed & 12-bed mixed) and a cool cafe-bar on the ground-floor for a moderate price. Soon we will offer some more roomsLangstars is a nice place to know Zurich. You have the chance to meet locals and other travellers at the cool bar downstairs. ... more   less 
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