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Generator Hostel Hamburg

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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“train station”(95 reviews)
“usb ports”(20 reviews)
“bed dorm”(33 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair access
Free Parking
2 Star Hotel
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All reviewstrain stationusb portsbed dormshower and toiletmain stationstag doprivate bathroombar downstairscommon areasperfect locationbeds were comfortablegreat barenjoyed my staypadlockcityhauptbahnhofplug
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Hostel is fine, although no real social atmosphere, the big downside is there's nowhere near enough showers! I only had access to one and had to wait for about an hour to use it.... Bar had no atmosphere (or chairs?) overall fine for one night...More

Thank St-Andrews-Wanderer
Response from Maiken T, General Manager at Generator Hostel HamburgResponded 3 days ago

Dear guest, thank you very much for your stay and for your review on TripAdvisor. All our rooms have a shower inside and there is another public one on every floor. We regret that you had to wait so long for the showers! We are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I accidently booked the wrong date.. so i called the hostel immidietly and explained what happened, they said i had to call booking.com since i made the reservation there. I called booking and they where very helpfull! They called the manager of generator hamburg and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms were quite stylish and beds pretty comfortable, with a nice dressing area. However the toilet room and shower room were extremely cramped, And reminded me of portable toilets! It's good that breakfast is available to purchase and there is a bar downstairs. The...More

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Thank Chloe R
Response from Maiken T, General Manager at Generator Hostel HamburgResponded 3 days ago

Dear guest, thank you very much for staying with us and for sharing your opinion on TripAdvisor. We are working on some renewing projects which will also include our bathrooms. We would love to host you again. All the best for your future travels. #genlove

Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Hamburg over the course of a weekend with my sister, and for this purpose it was absolutely perfect! It all seems very trendy, with aesthetic interior design, very friendly, good-looking staff, and lovely, clean rooms with quite a lot of space. If you're...More

Thank HippogriffSeeker
Response from Maiken T, General Manager at Generator Hostel HamburgResponded 3 days ago

Dear guest, thank you so much for staying at our property and for leaving such a good review. We are glad to hear we met your expectations. Our doors are always open and you are always welcome. All the best for you and your sister!...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good location. But rather noisy at nighttime on the hallways ext. On the second day of the stay our room key wasn't working,after a trip down to the reception they made work again - but it was still a little annoying

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Response from Maiken T, General Manager at Generator Hostel HamburgResponded 3 days ago

Dear guest, thank you very much for your stay and also for your constructive criticism. Our door opener system will be exchanged within the next two weeks. The card problem will be fixed soon. :) All the best for your future travels. #genlove

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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Wheelchair access
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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$29 - $190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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$29 - $190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kirstyyyyy2
July 24, 2017|
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Response from GeneratorHamburg | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for your question. We have a laundry room with washing machines and dry. Also in that room you will find an iron and an ironing board. I wish you a great time in Hamburg. Sven
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Tom W
April 27, 2017|
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Response from brijanrae | Reviewed this property |
bed linen is included towels are €3 per towel.
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Chadchad42
January 10, 2017|
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Response from GeneratorHamburg | Property representative |
Hello, Thanks for the your message. We do not have kettles in the double and twins, but we have a 24h Café in our hostel, where you can get hot water. You will find a towel for each you in the room. I am looking forward to... More
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"Book somewhere else"
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"Nice rooms bunk beds in rows slightly close"
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"do not stay in female room. do not choose this hostel"
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"It's good to stay and have a break up in the bar."
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