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City Hostel Geneva

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
Reviewed 6 April 2012

Nice location: close to the train station, most of sights of Geneve can be reached by foot. Single room with shared bedroom was the cheapest option in Geneve but still expensive. The reception is closed for 1 hour at lunchtime which can be a problem. Rooms and common areas are very clean.

Thank ben77777
Reviewed 5 April 2012

Impressed at how clean the toilets and shared shower room were! Location also excellent and a lot of things within walking distance. Only downside is that our room was on the front side of the hostel and therefore not a good nights sleep due to traffic and people noise echoing! Also agree with other travellers is that the 1st night...

Thank Manchester456
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 15 March 2012

It was 3rd time when I choose City Hostel in Geneva. Location is great. 5 minutes walk from the train station and 10 minutes walk from the Geneva Lake/city centre. Room was clean, reception open till late, free WiFi access, free travel card around the city and free train to the airport, free towel and linen. Most importat thing for...

Thank kurzew
Jersey City, New Jersey
Reviewed 6 March 2012

Great location; very clean. Still surprised I didn't spend a ton on lodging in Geneva!

Thank armacy
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 28 February 2012

I can't really fault this hostel. If there was free breakfast included in the price it would be in my top 5. The location is handy and easy to find, the rooms are clean, secure and beds comfortable. The bathrooms are clean and showers are hot and pressure is great. I had all my questions answered by the friendly reception...

1Thank Shanflan
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 28 February 2012

This was a great place to stay in Geneva, particularly if you are on a budget as nearby hotels are quite overpriced and not great quality. The hostel is situated on the main route through Geneva where you can access the tram. The train station is less than a ten minute walk up the road. I couldn't have asked for...

Thank 409sarahm
Reviewed 26 January 2012

The first thing I noticed about the hostel was its friendly staff members. The ambience was great and rooms were clean and tidy. I stayed there for about one month (that is the maximum time that one can use the hostel in a single stretch I guess). Kitchen was small to accommodate 5 people at a time, but occupied with...

Thank obily
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 25 January 2012

This place really was a great pick. I stayed here for 4 days on the first leg of my travels and then for another 2 on my way back home. It is a nice walk from the train station and right of the main street. Both times the rooms were nice and the bathrooms were clean. The internet access was...

Thank oceantravelFLA
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 24 January 2012

Located near the main train station, it was easy to find. Our room was only ready at 3pm and were offered the use of the lockers for our luggage when we arrived at 2pm, but we needed to have our own locks. The staff were efficient but not exactly friendly. A Geneva transport card was provided. We stayed in a...

1Thank YiChong
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 17 January 2012

We stayed here on our last night of a long European trip, and it was what we expected from reading other reviews: a comfortable bed for the night, without absolutely breaking the bank. We booked the 'eco' room to have duvets included (not having brought sleeping bags on our trip)- this was a questionable extra spend as the room was...

Thank mythicalmanticore

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Additional Information about City Hostel Geneva

Address: rue Ferrier 2, Geneva 1202, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva
Price Range: $54 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — City Hostel Geneva 3*
Number of rooms: 49
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Choose a single room. It is worth the extra pay.”
Pia2015, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ask for room not facing the street which could be noisy.”
romants, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“if you are a couple , then go for Double room "eco" with shared bathroom (private room).”
Ashish_Neogy, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“bring earplugs”
1wabbit007, 6 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Book early. Room choice doesn't matter as long as there is one!”
Olympia_P_and_S, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
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