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City Hostel Geneva

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Karlsruhe, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Disappointing experience, especially when one considers the price/value ratio (even if it's in a generally expensive city). The property is located quite close to the train station - which is convenient - but the rooms not only face the street but also the rail tracks. This means the NOISE LEVEL is extremely high almost throughout the whole night - especially... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here back in Sep 2008 for a night. It was pretty easy to find this place and location was close to the Main railway station too. We took a dorm with 2 bed and shared bathroom. Room was compact and since we had to leave very early in the morning, so did not have problem with the availability... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Only stayed 1 night, there were 2 of us in a 3 bed room. The 3rd bed was taken by someone else but it had enough room once bags were put away in lockers. Showers and toilets were clean and easy to use. If you dont take your own towel you'll be given a very small one but can purchase/deposit... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Stayed for one night in Geneva whilst passing through. Some Pros and Some Cons. Pros. Good location, near train station, trams and all amenities Rooms were Clean Check in was quick and hassle free Convenient for short stay Good wifi at no extra cost Had several beers so didn't hear any noise Cons Reasonably expensive even by Geneva standards Bathrooms... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Nothing too surprising. Centrally located but in an uninteresting area. Bed was comfortable, room was fairly small for 3 persons. Lockers provided in the room were large enough to fit my large suitcase and backpack. Bathroom and kitchen are what you would expect from a hostel. Only thing missing was a gathering spot for socializing (i.e. bar/game room/tv room). There... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

A really good hostel with a nice chilled out vibe thanks to the staff. It is clean and comfortable and z free travel pass for all public transport saved me walking round in the rain all day. Geneva itself as a city was a bit of a let down to look around there wasn't the lively atmosphere you get in... More 

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Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

I would highly recommend this hostel to people who are going to Geneva with: - tight budget but still want to explore - during low seasons - well behaved Basically all you need to do is: - pay the rent, get the room, get some rest and cut the crap. Suitable for: - Easy going backpackers - Maybe even for... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

This was the cheapest hostel I could find and it did not disappoint! The instructions on how to get there were clear and concise, the hostel itself it right next to the central train/bus/tram stops and station. Once we arrived we were greeted by a lady with excellent english and she pointed out way to get around the city. We... More 

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Asia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

I would highly recommend this hostel to people who are going to Geneva with: - tight budget but still want to explore - during low seasons - well behaved Basically all you need to do is: - pay the rent, get the room, get some rest and cut the crap. Suitable for: - Easy going backpackers - Maybe even for... More 

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

I stayed at the City Hostel for three nights in a budget single room and was very impressed with the standard. The room was clean and, though a little cramped at the doorway, surprisingly spacious.The kitchen was excellent, with a kettle, stove and microwave. I was pleasantly surprised by the showers, which had proper ceramic bases and glass screens, rather... More 

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Additional Information about City Hostel Geneva

Address: rue Ferrier 2, Geneva 1202, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva
Price Range: $72 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 49
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