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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It is really good located, and has very comfortable rooms. The staff is really nice. There is a common kitchen and a common dining room, as well as free coffee in the morning. However, what's the most amazing about the hostel is the common room! There are musical instruments! A piano, a guitar, a box... Crazy, right? But that's not... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

in a 6 room dorm. a bit hot at night but it was bearable. Definitely got a good nights rest here even being in such a happening neighbourhood. Really close to the main street of sternshanze with all the restaurants and bars they had secure bike rooms, toilets and showers were decent and never smelled funky. On top of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Instant Sleep is a super fun hostel, the staff are super nice and really helpful, the rooms and facilities are basic but get clean everyday. Instant Sleep is located in a really cool area of Sternschanze (which is pretty much St Pauli) and close to train stations so easy access to everything around Hamburg. Super thanks to Julita for looking... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cool hostel with nice interior and relaxed vibes. Has a good kitchen and common area. Staff are nice and helpful too. The hostel is also close to some great food areas. However, during our stay we saw at least 4 mice running around in the corridors :(

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Thank Ella G
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

It is sometimes said that Hamburg is expensive, but I have to disagree: I had a great time there, on a low budget, while staying at this hostel. I stayed at Instant Sleep for a few days, by my self. With space for about 50 people, and most others there also visiting individually or in small groups, I found it... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

The location of the hostel is great. Close to the restaurants and bars and 20 minutes walking distance from the city center. The hot water was not working one of the days but the staff tried to solve it, later was working again. The sheets could be replaced as they are a little bit run out and have some holes... More 

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Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

Very clean: you will be given clean sheet when check in Friendly and relaxing: the reception and lobby are comfortable Good location: it is in Sternschanze, the region famous for crowded restaurants and bars, and close to Lidl Not so satisfactory wifi: only available in the reception lobby.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015 via mobile

Positive points. Great location. Good social chill out area. Well equipped kitchen. Friendly helpful staff. Comfy beds. Clean. Secure. Lidl supermarket and bars restaurant street very near by. Good wifi. Computers for hire and towels Negative. Showers were temperamental and not always warm. Noisy, looking out on the street. ..but expected. Overall, yes I would return. Loved the location and... More 

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Gijon, Spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

A nice hostel with a nice location. For me, the best things were the location, the kitchen and the common room (large and confortable). The worst things were the noise in the night, the Internet connection (it did not reach the room) and the reception schedule (it is not 24h). It could also be cheaper.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

This was a cheap, friendly & clean hostel. I don't spend much time at the hostel when I travel I spend most of my time out in the City. This hostel was perfect for me. Cheap bed, clean Sheets & the staff were really nice too. Wifi was free, kitchen facilities perfect & the Dining/Lounge area encouraged travellers to get... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Instant sleep is an independent hostel in Hamburg with its own and a little unconventional style, located in the quarter 'Sternschanze'. Since 1999 we welcome guests from all over the world. Enjoy our relaxed atmosphere: about 50 persons can stay in the beds of our eleven differently designed rooms. So we are a good address especially for people travelling on their own or in small groups and looking for room to sleep. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Instant Sleep Backpacker Hostel

Address: Max-Brauer-Allee 277, 22769 Hamburg, Germany
Location: Germany > Hamburg > Altona-Altstadt , Sternschanze
Price Range: $20 - $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Instant Sleep Backpacker Hostel 1*
Number of rooms: 19
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