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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good value for money. The rooms are small but very clean and easy. We had own shower but shared toilet which was fine and clean. Breakfast is good value for money and good quality. The location is not central but an easy bus ride. About 25 minutes to town hall. Very quite and peaceful. Had a great night's sleep.

Thank rfrancis44
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We had some trouble finding this hotel as the bus from the airport could not stop at the correct stop due to roadworks. Once found though, it was not difficult to get around. Bus 4 to the centre goes from just outside the hotel and takes just over half an hour. Bus 22, just around the corner, goes one stop... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

We stayed for 1 night on the 7th September, however we feel the hostel athmosphere is very cozy and nice, also staff were nice and courteous, Shower and sink located inside room and toilets available in the hallway. It seems that the staff always thoroughly clean the establishment as fixtures are very clean as new. Although it's not located near... More 

Thank vhardono
New York, NY
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

This place is all the way in the boonies. 30 minutes by suburban transit (10 min to walk to it). Other than that - this place is really excellent. Great knowledgeable staff. Clean rooms with good shower and sink. Shared toilette is really clean and well maintained. Wifi is good. If you are looking for a relaxing place, not so... More 

Thank Rapius
Hamburg, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2012

Very nice place to stay in Hamburg. We enjoyed a great time there with my family. Customer service by them is too satisfied.

Thank Michael688
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2011

Stayed at this hostel for a few nights and found a great base for exploring the city. It isn't the most central location, but the centre of town is easily reached by either S-Bahn or U-Bahn (both less than 10 minutes walk) or bus then U-Bahn (change at Osterstrasse) from Kieler Strasse in front of the hostel. Our room and... More 

2 Thank ombro
Samoens, France
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60 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2011

We stayed 3 nights and were the only ones in the hotel basically. Had a lovely quiet room and hired a laptop for 24 hours for 10 euros. The staff were lovely, super helpful provided us with maps etc and let us leave our backpacks in the reception for an afternoon. The rooms were very clean and the cleaners were... More 

2 Thank miasmith9
Burstadt, Germany
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69 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2011

We stayed at the Arcade Hostel in late February before moving into our own apartment in Hamburg. We choose the hostel because it is not far away from the Autobahn exit and therefore easy to find. But don't be mistaken, it doesn't mean you can hear the cars, not at all. The hostel is located in the 2nd row with... More 

Thank SWiedemann
Copenhagen, Denmark
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2011

this hostel was more like a hotel - rooms were very comfortable, with tv and bathroom, and also very clean. the staff were welcoming and friendly. we were only in hamburg for two days, and during winter, so upon reflection would have booked somewhere closer to the city centre. it was difficult to get a real impression of the city... More 

Thank rses
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2009

Ja! All I can say is, that I never saw such a great hostel anywhere. We just spend one night there. But it was great. And the breakfast is the most tasty breakfast I ever had away from home! ;)

Thank shevron
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Additional Information about Arcade-Hostel

Address: Kieler Str. 385, 22525 Hamburg, Germany
Location: Germany > Hamburg > Eimsbüttel
Price Range: $57 - $137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Arcade-Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 34
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