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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Only stayed for one night so didn't explore too much. Clean comfortable hostel with nice beds. Check in staff are lovely - so friendly! Not much atmosphere going on and only two other people in my room - French lady and Spanish lady, therefore none of us could communicate. Bathrooms were nice and clean. Room far too hot though -...

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Reviewed 10 July 2016

Great for a short stay. Free Transportation card! Biggest plus was the transportation card that saved a lot og money and worrying about how to buy tickets.Asked how to get somewhere on the bus, but was just given a map and told to google it. The busses turned out to all take different routes due to construction, but the front...

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Reviewed 3 July 2016

Stayed in this hostel. It is not hotel, but the hostel is large and tide up. For a short trip it is ideal. If one want a room for small family of 4 person, then this is available in this hostel, but during your booking you have make it clear. Added bonus is continental breakfast in morning.

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London
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

First of all this is not my type of hostel. But it does have some good points. The breakfast was great and generally it was clean. If you just want somewhere to lay your head at a reasonable price, why not. The negatives are numerous but not major. The kitchen for guests use is mostly shut and not useful, not...

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Booked 7 months ago. Asked for a lake view room - didn't get one. Toilet/shower floor was very dirty as was bedroom floor. Went to cook in the kitchen, not enough knives and forks, no useful utensils and no hob/cooker. Microwave only. Shockingly awful, awful kitchen. Tv room has very hard plastic(!) sofas - not comfortable to sit and relax....

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 June 2016

As you may know Geneva is really expensive and so accommodation and there are not many hostels in Geneva as I remember. Simply if you looking for a cheap place to sleep this will be your choice in lovely Geneva. Clean hostel, good breakfast, comfy beds, you won't find the kindest and most helpful staff here though all of them...

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

A clean hostel in a reasonable location. No towels provided so take your own as the rental ones are tiny! Easy walk from the train station and to the lake etc. Breakfast was very basic not a lot of selection. Was quite loud at night with people moving around and the doors slamming.

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Reviewed 31 May 2016

Getting 4 beds for price of less than 100 Eur including free breakfast and free internet in Geneva is impressive, but so is not to have chairs nor table in the room. Bathrooms and showers are per store, all and all it might be too much for some faint-hearted, as you are likely to run into social types. But don't...

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Douala, Cameroon
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Geneva Hostel provides a very practical accommodation for backpackers and those who are on a shoestring budget. Great buffet breakfast and nice staff. The toilet is clean and Internet is fast in the lobby. They also provide free transpo card which can be used in any type of commuting except cabs.individual lockers are provided outside the room. If you're traveling...

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Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

We all arrived on the first night to a frosty reception from one particular hostel staff member. He made us feel very unwelcome and was very disappointed to see we had brought bikes with us for a cycle holiday. Breakfast was palatable but the hostel staff's attitude wasn't. A real shame as the facilities itself were fine. Bed and lockers...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Geneva Hostel enjoys a central location in Geneva and is in a historic building from the 19th century. It features free Wi-Fi and a restaurant serving Swiss cuisine in the evenings. Lake Geneva is only 800 ft away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Geneva Hostel

Address: rue Rothschild 28-30, Geneva 1202, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva
Price Range: ₹ 2,238 - ₹ 9,901 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 336
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Also Known As:
Auberge De Jeunesse Geneva Hotel Geneva
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“Couples take single/double occupancy, groups take 6-bunk 1st floor with balcony rooms #13 to #17.”
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“Best thing to do is to Avoid this hostel .”
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“BE VERY CAREFUL WHEN BOOKING. Look at the private hostels, they may be more customer friendly!!”
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