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Generator Hostel Hamburg

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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“train station”(94 reviews)
“usb ports”(19 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 July 2017

Booked private room with bathroom, but The room locates right next to the entrance with 2 heavy doors, people go in and out all night long and when the doors shut it literally shakes the whole room, too noisy and cannot sleep at all!More

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1  Thank Jacqueline L
Response from GeneratorHamburg, Manager at Generator Hostel HamburgResponded 28 July 2017

Hello, Thanks for your review. I am sorry for the disturbance, that has been caused by the leagally required firedoors. We will talk to our maintenance team to check on possibilities to adjust the strength of the closing mechanisme. I hope we still get the...More

Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Booked hostel and everything was fine. Checked out on the thursday as it was our last day and went out for the day. We come back at night as it was pouring it down with rain so we ask if we could sit in the...More

1  Thank Anthony B
Response from GeneratorHamburg, Manager at Generator Hostel HamburgResponded 3 July 2017

Hello, Thanks for your recent stay and the review. I fully understand your frustration and I have to apologize for that. It is true that we are legally not allowed to have anybody in the hostel, who is not resident. Of cause you have been...More

Reviewed 29 June 2017

I originally planned to stay 3 nights in Hamburg, but issues extended my stay. It was an easy choice to continue staying here at the Generator, as most of the other reviews have mentioned, it is very close to Central Station, a plethora of bars...More

Thank CFEIII
Response from GeneratorHamburg, Manager at Generator Hostel HamburgResponded 29 June 2017

Hi, thanks for taking the time to share your impressions with us. Especcialy the service was mentioned. That is what make the different. Good that we were able to convince with that. Hope to see you soon again in Hamburg. Regards, Sven Heberling Assistant General...More

Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Generator seems to have a very laid back atmosphere about it which I really liked. The location was perfect, opposite the train station and a short walk from the town hall. Check in was not until 2pm. As I arrived at 10:00am I took full...More

Thank brucehardwick
Response from GeneratorHamburg, Manager at Generator Hostel HamburgResponded 29 June 2017

Hi, thanks for this great review. I would be delighted if we could welcome you soon again in Hamburg. Regards, Sven Heberling Assistant General Manager

Reviewed 26 June 2017

We had a great stay! The Location is perfect. Train and bus 2 minutes away. The rooms are very comfi! The bathroom and shower is small but was ok for us. The staff is also very friendly even when you arrived at 1am at night!...More

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Response from GeneratorHamburg, Manager at Generator Hostel HamburgResponded 28 June 2017

Hello, Thanks for the recent stay and the fantastic feedback. We are very happy, especially when the team gets praised. The staff makes the Generator Hamburg unique. We wish you all the best for our travels. Regards, Sven Heberling Assistant General Manager

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Kirstyyyyy2
24 July 2017|
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Response from GeneratorHamburg | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for your question. We have a laundry room with washing machines and dry. Also in that room you will find an iron and an ironing board. I wish you a great time in Hamburg. Sven
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Tom W
27 April 2017|
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Response from brijanrae | Reviewed this property |
bed linen is included towels are €3 per towel.
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Chadchad42
10 January 2017|
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Response from GeneratorHamburg | Property representative |
Hello, Thanks for the your message. We do not have kettles in the double and twins, but we have a 24h Café in our hostel, where you can get hot water. You will find a towel for each you in the room. I am looking forward to... More
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"Nice rooms bunk beds in rows slightly close"
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"do not stay in female room. do not choose this hostel"
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"It's good to stay and have a break up in the bar."
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"breakfast is basic, but a good start of the day (buy token at 5,50 EUR the day before)"
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