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Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

For travelers and backpackers visiting Wurzburg, I recommend this place!
The hostel is not big, only on 2nd and 4th floor. You have to put your own sheets, but the sheets were actually pretty nice.
The shower room and WC were outside, and pretty clean. But what's great was the location, just a few meters from the central train station!
Reception was nice and friendly
They also provided lots of board games.

I also like the decorations, even a map of Würzburg showing the recommended destinations!

Date of stay: April 2017
Trip type: Traveled with friends
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BabelfishHostel, Leiter Front Office at Babelfish Hostel, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2017

Thank you very much for your review! Great to hear that you had a great stay. See you again one day?

Happy travels!
Melanie / Babelfish Hostel

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Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with my daughter for one night on a driving holiday. No complaints everyone was so friendly and the place spotlessly clean. Great breakfast too. In a central location with easy parking close by. Hope to stay here again

Date of stay: December 2016
Trip type: Traveled with family
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BabelfishHostel, Leiter Front Office at Babelfish Hostel, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2016

Thank you for your review! We hope to see you and your daughter again some day.
Best regards from Würzburg
Melanie / Babelfish Hostel

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Reviewed November 1, 2016

I was actually very surprised at this hostel. I haven't ever stayed in one but I've always heard stories warning me to stay away from them because they're dirty or for younger people who stay up all night partying. This was not the case. Every employee and every guest we met while staying here at the Babelfish was very pleasant. The hotel was clean and quiet. In the early evenings there were organized group events which could be joined, free of charge, in the lobby. We showed up for a free Wurzburg city tour provided by a Babelfish employee and when it came time for the tour my wife and I were the only people waiting so it was like having our own private tour of the city. I would stay here again if I made my way through Wurzburg. The price was right. The location was the best part. Just across the street from the front door of the train station. Look a little to the left you'll see a bus stop, look up the building for a little red sign with a fish, you've found it! Easy walking distance to everything you'll want to see in Wurzburg. If you're looking for a solid, clean, secure hostel to stay in this is it. Everything was controlled by key card access. Rooms, hallways, front door after hours. It's safe and quite and everyone was more than respectful. If you don't need the frills or expense of a big hotel, stay here, they have everything you need and you get the chance to actually interact with other travelers and find out what their stories are.

Date of stay: October 2016
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BabelfishHostel, Leiter Front Office at Babelfish Hostel, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2016

Wow - thank you so much for your fantastic review! It's great to hear that you enjoyed your very first stay at a hostel :-) We put a lot of thoughts and effort into our organized group events and are therefore more than happy to hear that you enjoyed the free walking tour with our tour guide Katie.
We hope to see you again one day!
Best regards from Würzburg,
Melanie / Babelfish Hostel

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Reviewed September 4, 2016

We stayed with a group of 4 friends in this hostel for 2 nights. We had an appartment for 4 people, for less than 30 euro per person per night including breakfast.
Room was clean and big enough for the 4 of us.
Breakfast was good: small fresh breads, toast, plenty of cheese and meat to choose from and also yoghurt and muesli. The coffee was a little tasteless though.
Location is very good; opposite the train station and within walking distance (5-10 min) from the main square in the city centre.
Not much noise at night, so we got some good nights sleep.

Date of stay: September 2016
  • Trip type: Traveled with friends
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BabelfishHostel, Leiter Front Office at Babelfish Hostel, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2016

Thank you very much for your review! We're happy to hear that you liked our appartement and the breakfast - we put a lot of effort in it.

Best regards from Würzburg
Melanie / Babelfish Hostel

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Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Just opposite to the main train station. Easy to access old town. Friendly staff . The room is a bit old but still acceptable. The guest kitchen is fair in fact because equipment is not clean . It's not a problem if you decide not to cook. Reasonable price. Recommended,

Date of stay: December 2015
Trip type: Traveled solo
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BabelfishHostel, Leiter Front Office at Babelfish Hostel, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2016

Thank you for your review and the recommendation! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our hostel. We're doing our best at keeping the kitchen clean at all times, however, sometimes guests don't clean up after themselves and leave a big mess :-( We hope to see you again some day!

Melanie / Babelfish Hostel

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