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Five Elements Hostel Frankfurt

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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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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 week ago via mobile

For one night in Frankfurt we choose Five Elements Hostel. Hostel has a great location in the downtown. Style of hostel is little hipster but nice. Large common room with tables, chairs, bar, reception, information, TV, place for breakfast. Hostel has 6 floors. We had...More

Thank Andrea K
Response from David S, Manager at Five Elements Hostel FrankfurtResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review :) It's nice to hear that you had a good time at our Hostel! Until next time David

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Who would imagine that the best part of visiting Frankfurt was going to be the hostel. Great staffs, great place, great happy hour! The mixed dorm is clean and really well organized. Thanks for the good time, guys!

Thank Victor H. C
Response from David S, Manager at Five Elements Hostel FrankfurtResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. I'm glad that you had a good time at the Five Elements Hostel in Frankfurt :) See you next time! David

Reviewed 4 March 2018

I recently stayed here with friends as we came for a weekend in Frankfurt. The downstairs area is great but around the hostel is quite rough with some unsavory characters hanging around on the street outside, be very careful as one of my friends had...More

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Response from David S, Manager at Five Elements Hostel FrankfurtResponded 8 March 2018

Thank you for your review. Don't forget to mention that the Bahnhofsviertel is also a very cool area with a lot of good Restaurants and Bars, in my opinion ;) We also have heaters in our rooms, you just have to turn it on and...More

Reviewed 13 February 2018

Well, this was far my worst staying in a hostel. Ok, the physical conditions were good but the staying is not only about it. My complaints are mainly about the staff and the noise. I was there with a friend couple and stayed in a...More

Thank Rui L
Response from David S, Manager at Five Elements Hostel FrankfurtResponded 14 February 2018

Thank you for your review, I am really sorry for these circumstances! I will definitely talk with my colleagues! As we are located in the Red Light District, it can be noisy sometimes, especially during weekends. On the other hand it is also really funny...More

Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

I was there with friends in December and I would definitely come back. Next to the main station and the hostel has a bar where it is nice to have drink. The bed was comfortable and it was not noisy. We liked the breakfast!

Thank RocioMDLP
Response from David S, Manager at Five Elements Hostel FrankfurtResponded 14 February 2018

Thank you for your review. That is nice to hear! See you next time

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Top amenities
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
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US$30 - US$233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$30 - US$233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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travelerJ3669TW
24 May 2016|
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Response from Paul A | Reviewed this property |
I TRIED FOR A PRIVATE ROOM, but I think its all dormitories,speak to the hostel about prices, I just stayed there for 2 nights.
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PinksLovesToTravel
8 January 2016|
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Sex workers should be of no threat. Germany is very safe in general.
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"The Trivia night is really cool, and difficult. Play seriously."
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"Do not hang about in the street to late at night."
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"just don't, pay more for another hostel, it would be better"
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"Very affordable and clean place to stay"
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