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    Generation YMCA Hostel

    Gempenstrasse 64, Basel 4053, Switzerland
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    Overview
    • Excellent56%
    • Very good33%
    • Average7%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Available
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 275 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    The Positives: The colourful bunting in the street outside the entrance was a warming welcome. The hang-out spaces are plentiful and varied. The kitchen space is clean and the fridge was appreciated. I liked the fact that we can rent a padlock for the locker...More

    Thank HappyNisha
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    This is an amazing Hostel....resonably priced, staff are very very helpful and friendly. They have lots of things going on to keep you entertained, a great pool table, fully equipped Gym, a work out studio and great tv spots to chill. Also the kitchen is...More

    Thank Amina_Hunte
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Liked the vibe, it is clean, helpful staff and overall good feel. Free tea/coffee all day - this is exceptional for a Swiss hostel. Breakfast not included but the breakfast is a big spread and worth what you pay if you are keen for something...More

    Thank ninal104
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Good points: The hostel looks modern and cosy, great kitchen with everything you need for cooking, nice and clean dining room. The free wifi was very good. Free water, tea, cofee and some bread were also available any time of the day in the hostel....More

    Thank Ingrid P
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I was forced to stay over in Basel and looked on hostelworld and found generation ymca hostel.This youth hostel is simple, clean with loads of entertaining facilities to use free of charge. They have plenty of rooms for travellers Overall stay was very good, also...More

    Thank patrick h
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Price range
    • US$57 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 43
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    • Location
    • Switzerland >
    • Canton of Basel >
    • Basel
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    • Ymca Hostel Basel Hotel Basel
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    Gordon S
    16 February 2015|
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    Response from Chelsey L | Reviewed this property |
    If you're looking to book a room with just a double bed, I would do it pretty far in advance. The rates are pretty good there and it could fill up. I can't give specific times because I don't work there, but perhaps you can... More
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    15 February 2015|
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    Response from Umutcan Ş | Reviewed this property |
    There is a receptionist or security guard on call, you just need to ring the bell. We also checked in quite late without a notice in advance.
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    "Maybe choose on that is not on the ground floor."
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    "I had a street-side room, but it was still very quiet. There is an elevator, which is nice."
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    "Any of them! I have stayed in 4 different ones by now. they are all good with excellent WIFI!"
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    "The japanese-red noodles are freaking spicy!"
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