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Zurich Youth Hostel

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Mutschellenstrasse 114 | 8038 Zurich, Zurich 8038, Switzerland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Otorohanga, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the hostel to buy a 3-day unlimited ride tickets in Switzerland Central Station. Hostel to You Head to near hostel if Norikaere to No. 66 went to Morugentaru by tram No. 7. 3 days unlimited ride ticket will ride from the activation was placed in a tram stop of blue tram ticket vending machines. By the way... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

+ Hostel was clean and safe. + Most of the staff was friendly (with one exception). + Breakfast was way better than you could expect in a hostel. + Toilets and showers were perfectly clean and nice. + Big lockers in rooms. - It was not actually cheap (I know that anything in Switzerland isn't cheap, but still..). - Location:... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
27 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Pros: Great helpful staff, fantastic and generous breakfast which is included, clean and comfortable enough. Cons: A little far from the city so it's a bit of a trek at the start and end of the day. While everything is clean, the halls and room itself doesn't have a lot of character so it feels a bit drab at times.... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Pros: - Friendly staff - Very good breakfast - Clean common areas and modern - Toilets and showers ok - Big lockers in the rooms Cons: - No kitchen nor fridge - Wifi works fine in the living room (only) - Bed linen included, but the pillow and bed are not very good

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Pros: safe and secure, secure lockers in room very clean bathroom and shower free breakfast the staff is very helpful and friendly Cons: far from city center If you are not a member of some international youth hostel, they will charge you membership for that at check-in.

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Tortola
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

the worst hotel where I stayed....I had fly at hour 23 in the evening, but they were rude and invited me to go out of hotel after check out, even outside was rainy and very cold, told me I can wait in aeroport or in train station, but if I want to wait in hotel lobby, I must to pay... More 

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Jerusalem, Yerushalayim, Israel
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51 reviews 51 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

I realize the whole Switzerland is overpriced, but being the cheapest among expensive, the hostel doesn't become really cheap. And it simply doesn't worth it. What's the point if it doesn't even have a kitchen or fridge where you could keep your food if you're on budget? And "the best" part is that the price they advertize is in fact... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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18 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Not so close from Zurich City Centre but close to Train, Tram and Bus stops. Staff is really really friendly and they have an amazing infrastructure, with a excellent and big lobby with a lot of couches and tables, pool, ping pong, soccer table. They have a Bar and Food. Breakfast is included and better than many hotels, with breads,... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

This hostel is having super friendly staff specially I have to mention Tanya and Brad. I had been to Youth hostel inlaen as well but kudus to these guys. wifi is works in the lobby but works up to the first floor rooms too on the rear side! We had a quadruple room and was clean but a bit small.... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

We stayed for 2 nights here and found the place extremely good. Its closer to tram 7 stop (10 mins walking) to reach out to downtown area. Breakfast is the best part of this hostel - from variety of breads to cereals; it has everything to get you started. Missing ones are fruits, chicken & eggs. If you like pork... More 

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