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Bern Backpackers - Hotel Glocke

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Rathausgasse 75, Bern 3011, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015 via mobile

Great hostel. Nicely decorated common room. The rooms are clean. Bern is a bit pricy, so the hostel provides a kitchen to cook some meals. The hostel is located at like eight minutes walk from the central train station. Definitely recommend!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

The location of this hostel couldn't be better: right off one of the main squares where a market was taking place the day I visited. The place was very clean and had nice bathrooms and a common room/kitchen where I met some friendly fellow travelers. The only negatives are that reception closes during the midday and that it doesn't offer... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015 via mobile

I stayed with my friend 4 night in this hostel and we were 3 nights in private room and 1 night in dormitory room with 4 other people. Private rooms were nice and there were enough space to be. Kitchen was good and staff was nice. Nice place to stay and probably would stay again next time.

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Thank MomoShinna
Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015 via mobile

This hostel is so small you have to cook your own food in the communal kitchen. The decor is also outdated. Nevertheless there is a sweet charm to it and very much in the centre of this beautiful city. You are literally a corner away from the famous clock tower and ten minutes walk from the bears. Keep in mind... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful hostel! Really clean and had everything you could ever need. Bern is expensive; so having a kitchen in the hostel where we could cook was great. Being able to do our laundry also was great! Really loved staying here, would definitely stay again.

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Thank Cat L
North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

Stayed in a female dorm and that was amazing! You have enough space in the room and everyone has a own locker that is big enough for a backpack. The public space is also big and including kitchen and laundry machine. There are everything you need at the kitchen, fridge, cutlery, dishes, salt, pepper ...everything! The hostel is located at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015 via mobile

This place is in my top 3 best hostels while traveling Europe and Switzerland for the last 5 months This hostel is great it's got every thing you could want! Well equipped kitchen, Large Common room/ chill out Area With DVD player Laundry Rooms are spacious, comfy beds Wifi is great Friendly staff Decent bar down stairs Free public bus... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

Fantastic old-world setting, great services (OK, laundry and towel rental seemingly excessive cost was a bit annoying, but this is Switzerland), excellent Wifi, One awkward thing was that the office was closed for the early afternoon, leaving a long line checking in when they opened, but they had warned of that. Otherwise, great place! (Be aware, "Backpackers Hostel" is code... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

I stayed for one night. First the hostel's location is excellent. It is very close from Train Station and you can take a tram to the hostel in 5 minutes. The hostel is right next to Clock Tower and you can enjoy one of the most popular fountains in the city. Second, roooms and bathrooms are not very new but... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

Arrived earlier then 3pm check in time so used the common room facilities to wait to check in. Our room was small but clean and the hostel was in good condition. Great kitchen to make your meals and staff were friendly. Location was in a perfect spot!

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