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City Backpacker Hotel Biber

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Niederdorfstrasse 5, Zurich 8001 Switzerland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Laundry Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
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All reviewsold towngreat locationreception roomfree luggage storagesheets and towelsbed female dormtrain stationshared roomroof terracewell equipped kitchenhang clothesstaff was extremely helpfulminute walkbars and restaurantsfourth floorstayed one nightzurich hb
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Reviewed 2 November 2008

City Backpacker hostel is a great budget option in an otherwise very expensive city. It's located in a great part of town, near many restaurants and train station. The facilities are clean and comfortable by hostel standards, and the staff is helpful. My only disappointment...More

1  Thank Purgrad
Reviewed 4 August 2008

This hostel is in an excellent and beautiful location. It's a backpacker place so not as nice as a hotel, but it's great value. We had a private room with a shared bathroom and it was clean enough. We also had a sink and mirror...More

1  Thank Gaynor P
Reviewed 29 May 2008

Let me first start by saying I got to this hostel by accident. I got in an accident and was hospitalized in Zurich, and because I was immobile from the city, I had to stay in a pretty budget place, and City Backpacker was it....More

2  Thank thirstytraveller1
Reviewed 19 September 2006

My partner & I stayed here recently on our month-long trip around Europe. Zurich was our first stay & I must stay that City Backpackers set the standard quite high from the beginning. We had a private double (well, it was a twin), which was...More

17  Thank TeamBagpipe
Reviewed 18 June 2004

This hostel was nothing amazing, but was functionl with clean rooms and bathrooms. If staying on the 2nd floor expect everybody to use your bathroom as right by the reception/lounge area. Good location in busy night life area, but also quiet if your not into...More

5  Thank GlobeTrotting32157
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About
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$ 42 - US$ 220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich > Old Town
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$ 42 - US$ 220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Switzerland > Canton of Zurich > Zurich > Old Town
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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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