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City Backpacker Hotel Biber

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“bunk beds”(7 reviews)
“old town”(37 reviews)
“budget hostel”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Breakfast included
Rooftop Bar
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All reviewsbunk bedsold townbudget hostelgreat locationreception roomtrain stationsheets and towelsshared roomroof terracewell equipped kitchenhang clothesheavy luggagestaff was extremely helpfulminute walkbars and restaurantsfourth floorstayed one night
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Reviewed May 27, 2016

This was a nice hostel centrally located just off the Limmat River. Plenty of places to eat at near by and a kitchen on every floor. The only downside to this hostel is the stairs. The staff was extremely helpful and nice. If I ever...More

Thank Loren P
Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Great place to stay. Just 10 min walk to major train station. Downtown Zurich doesn't get better than this. There are great restaurants around the hostel. Many shops near by for great shopping. You really have to try this place.

Thank Phil M
Reviewed May 14, 2016

For a hostel this is what I'd expect. On the simpler side. Had a nice private room. Everything was clean. Comfortable. Shared kitchen upstairs with basic equipment was nice. Working and clean bathrooms. Friendly staff, helped with laundry and numerous other small things. Free wifi...More

Thank Dorian F
Reviewed May 9, 2016

I stayed here only for a night and considering that Zurich is quite expensive, it was not too much. They usually take the last check-in at 10 but waited for me to arrive, which was quite a bit later. They constantly kept in contact with...More

Thank Chococooky
Reviewed April 22, 2016

Given that Zurich is a very expensive city and there aren't many hostels around, this is actually a good option for young travelers. Location is perfect (city center), and though is not big, as a very nice chill out room and wifi. Staff is nice....More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$41 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich > Old Town
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December 7, 2014|
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It has free storage in the reception
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"The rooms are in the five floor, no lift. Not recommend it at all, less when carring luggage."
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"Figure on quite a few stairs ... no elevator. Shared bath. Rooms in back are very quiet, but no views."
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"There isn't much of a difference"
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"In city centre near train station"
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