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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 September 2011

This hostel is not particularly attractive and the rooms are pretty bland, but everything is comfortable enough and my room also had a wash hand basin. I had to pay for wireless internet access which wasn't ideal, although it was advertised beforehand. The receptionists were friendly and were happy to recommend local places to see/eat/drink etc., they can also arrange...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 September 2011

Had a single room with wash basin. Well located with only a short walk to station. Restaurants and supermarkets nearby....keyed lockers available for kitchen including a keyed compartment in the fridge for your beers (very handy for the cheap grog from co-op) although no nice setting to drink it). Kitchen otherwise very small with only a high set breakfast type...

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 18 September 2011

I was bit skeptical of this hostel after reading many positive reviews about it on tripadvisor, but with a caveat that it is in a rough neighborhood. However the optimistic and effusive reviews that I came across overpowered the doubts lurking in my mind. I booked the hostel for 4days for a business visit to Geneva and I AM GLAD...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 13 September 2011

Not cheap - I had a private room and it was $60. That said it is a great place to stay. It is two blocks to the train station. A short walk to the lake and close to everything. They give you a free transportation pass with the room and you can use it for little trips on the water...

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 24 August 2011

I stayed in a private room with tv, which also had its own sink. Being a hostel, common bathrooms and showers are down the hall. The bathrooms are very clean, with a hair blow dryer in them. The rooms themselves are rather basic, but they do include a twin-sized bed, a desk, a closet, and a sink. The people who...

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Manchester England
Reviewed 15 August 2011

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Cambridge, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 July 2011

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 22 July 2011

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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: £30 - £87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — City Hostel Geneva 3*
Number of rooms: 49
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“Choose a single room. It is worth the extra pay.”
 of 5 bubbles Pia2015, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ask for room not facing the street which could be noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles romants, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“if you are a couple , then go for Double room "eco" with shared bathroom (private room).”
 of 5 bubbles Ashish_Neogy, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“bring earplugs”
 of 5 bubbles 1wabbit007, 6 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Book early. Room choice doesn't matter as long as there is one!”
 of 5 bubbles Olympia_P_and_S, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
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