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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Been there for 3 nights in a 8 bed room. Rooms are noisy, between a bar, a club and the street, so I guess "Instant Sleep" is not the most suitable name. They offer free earplugs tough. Rooms are fairly clean and toilets as well. Free coffee and tee and wifi.Connection decent, close to S+U station and near some streets...

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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for only two nights, wish I could have stayed longer. Located in the heart of Hamburg, minutes walk to great restaurants bars and coffee shops. Rooms and beds are clean. Great staff and atmosphere as well, would recommend this to anyone in Hamburg

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Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere! The rooms are nothing special, but the location is really good right next to one of the most fun streets in Hamburg (not the Reeperbahn but the other one). There is no wifi in the rooms, which means you have to be social and hang out in the common room. I would stay there again!

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Reviewed 31 August 2016

It is really good located, and has very comfortable rooms. The staff is really nice. There is a common kitchen and a common dining room, as well as free coffee in the morning. However, what's the most amazing about the hostel is the common room! There are musical instruments! A piano, a guitar, a box... Crazy, right? But that's not...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 22 August 2016

in a 6 room dorm. a bit hot at night but it was bearable. Definitely got a good nights rest here even being in such a happening neighbourhood. Really close to the main street of sternshanze with all the restaurants and bars they had secure bike rooms, toilets and showers were decent and never smelled funky. On top of the...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Instant Sleep is a super fun hostel, the staff are super nice and really helpful, the rooms and facilities are basic but get clean everyday. Instant Sleep is located in a really cool area of Sternschanze (which is pretty much St Pauli) and close to train stations so easy access to everything around Hamburg. Super thanks to Julita for looking...

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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Cool hostel with nice interior and relaxed vibes. Has a good kitchen and common area. Staff are nice and helpful too. The hostel is also close to some great food areas. However, during our stay we saw at least 4 mice running around in the corridors :(

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 11 November 2015

It is sometimes said that Hamburg is expensive, but I have to disagree: I had a great time there, on a low budget, while staying at this hostel. I stayed at Instant Sleep for a few days, by my self. With space for about 50 people, and most others there also visiting individually or in small groups, I found it...

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Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 30 October 2015

The location of the hostel is great. Close to the restaurants and bars and 20 minutes walking distance from the city center. The hot water was not working one of the days but the staff tried to solve it, later was working again. The sheets could be replaced as they are a little bit run out and have some holes...

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Naples, Italy
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Very clean: you will be given clean sheet when check in Friendly and relaxing: the reception and lobby are comfortable Good location: it is in Sternschanze, the region famous for crowded restaurants and bars, and close to Lidl Not so satisfactory wifi: only available in the reception lobby.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Instant sleep is an independent hostel in Hamburg with its own and a little unconventional style, located in the quarter 'Sternschanze'. Since 1999 we welcome guests from all over the world. Enjoy our relaxed atmosphere: about 50 persons can stay in the beds of our eleven differently designed rooms. So we are a good address especially for people travelling on their own or in small groups and looking for room to sleep. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Instant Sleep Backpacker Hostel

Address: Max-Brauer-Allee 277, 22769 Hamburg, Germany
Region: Germany > Hamburg > Altona-Altstadt , Sternschanze
Price Range: £13 - £64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Instant Sleep Backpacker Hostel 1*
Number of rooms: 19
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