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Bern Backpackers - Hotel Glocke

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Our location is unbeatable! Bern Backpackers is the most centrally located hostel in Bern. Big common room with a great communal kitchen, laundry, internet, TV, free tea, free WI-Fi, fussball table etc - all available 24hrsClose to restaurants, bars, clubs museums and theatres. Our hostel is clean, safe, comfortable and well equipped which ensures your stay is a pleasant and enjoyable one.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Centrally Located
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All reviews common room nice common area well equipped kitchen great location clock tower perfect hostel hostel offers laundry room shared shower train station old town bed dorm large lockers commons room central location church bells top floor
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great value for money, especially in Switzerland! Clean, tidy, and if you’re on the top floor it’s quiet too. Right in the centre of beautiful Bern, easy access everywhere, can cook in the communal kitchen downstairs, even movies available in the common room. Thank you!

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2018

This is my 27th trip that has included Europe, this is one of the best hostels that I've stayed at. The front desk staff is very friendly and helpful. Everything is modern and clean. Beds are comfortable. Location is a short walk (maybe 10 minutes)...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

The backpacker hotel is great, next to the Clock Tower and right in the old town of Bern. The receptionist warmly welcome me, and was happy to keep my luggage while I explored the city. The room is big, clean, and comfort. I had a...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank KhueD5
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Location in middle of historic old town Bern was really great. Front desk staff man very friendly at check-in. Clean and comfortable for price. We enjoyed the great view of historic old town street from large windows that opened up in our room. We would...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Road765268
Response from BernBackpackersTeam, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Bern Backpackers - Hotel GlockeResponded September 8, 2018

Good day, We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us in Bern that much and that you especially enjoyed our friendly staff and the cleanliness of our hostel. We hope to welcome you back soon to Bern. Happy travels! Your Bern...More

Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Bern Backpackers Hostel was great. Staff was very helpful and the was location perfect. Though it was hot and a fan in the room would have been nice as there was no AC. But otherwise, I would recommend!More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Allison D
Response from BernBackpackersTeam, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Bern Backpackers - Hotel GlockeResponded September 8, 2018

Hi Allison, Thank you very much for your good review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and especially our helpful staff and the central location that much. We have been having an exceptionally hot Summer here in Switzerland this...More

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June 5, 2018|
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Response from 305lahiruh | Reviewed this property |
I just saw the 12om part. The reception was closed in the night. You can email them ask for a solution
September 12, 2017|
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Response from yukari k | Reviewed this property |
There's a lift … but it's quite small Women and man bathroom is separate
Room Tips
"Request a room that does not face the main street."
Jul 23, 2018
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"Higher up the better as there’s a pub down below"
Jun 19, 2018
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"Perfect location for travelers on tour"
May 22, 2018
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"Dont take top floor rooms in winter."
Dec 13, 2017
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SwitzerlandCanton of BernBern Mittelland DistrictBern
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