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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Checked in to a room with dirt and hair everywhere next to dirty bathrooms with sick in the sink - very hot in the summer ! It is in an OK location but definitely not worth the money. The lockers are outside of the rooms and your need your key for everything which is nice for security. The staff are...

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Porto, Portugal
Reviewed 10 August 2016

When choosing the hostel to stay in Geneva, my first concern was location and services. Geneva Hostel is well located, with transport nearby, breakfast is included in the room price, they give you a transport card for the dates you stay (it is common), you have the possibility to have dinner, or go out and eat and dring in the...

Thank Ana_Moutinho
Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Great value for money. Easy access to all the local amenities and the lake. A good sized room for 4 with private toilet. Showering facilities available on each floor accessed by a key card. The other communal areas clean and contemporary. Staff friendly and helpful.Limited parking on site at 10Euro, would recommend not leaving it too late in the day...

Thank gdurrell14
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 5 nights on a university trip to the UN. After spending most of my flight and the days before internally screaming at the fact I was staying in a hostel in a room full of people I didn't know I was pleasantly surprised at the cleanliness of the rooms I brought my own bedding and pillows as...

Thank Shannon M
Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Breakfast: The Cold Milk was in fact very hot Milk, all you had was some bread, funny looking cheese and ham and an apple! No cooked and very very strong orange juice Tea: Was Lovely compared to this **** above Facilities: the entertainment area was the dullest place I've ever seen, no comfy chairs except plastic sofa rocks, a couple...

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Addingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely, friendly, fluent in English staff. Brilliant location just by Lake Geneva and 2 tram stops off from the centre. A few shops around including a Lidl (good cheap tourist stuff). Is in the red light district but just means it's a bit quieter in the day, so nothing really to that. Clean facilities, food was okay. All in all...

Thank rositablack
Reviewed 28 July 2016

I stayed there for 2 nights and it wasn't too bad, the beds were comfortable, the food was alright and the views were alright, the toilets made me feel liberated from society because of how filthy they were and I didn't touch the showers. The weather was beautiful and so were the surroundings. overall it was a good place to...

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed my stay in the hostel. It was quiet at night, the bathrooms were clean, the beds were comfortable. The breakfast and evening meal were good. I didn't like not having access to a kitchen to prepare/keep own food, but other than that, I cannot fault anything!

Thank Rissa1993
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Geneva Hostel is a very big hostel - many rooms and many guests every day. The rooms are comfortable but they may be a little stuffy in hot nights. The bathrooms were clean enough. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The breakfast included in the hostel rate is great.

Thank marcelasantos
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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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
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: €31 - €137 (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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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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“My room on the 4th floor (48) was ok.”
 of 5 bubbles buntzi, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Couples take single/double occupancy, groups take 6-bunk 1st floor with balcony rooms #13 to #17.”
 of 5 bubbles SingGlobetrotter, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“one wiv fitties in hehe”
 of 5 bubbles bruh21, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Find somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles stephenp24, 18 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Best thing to do is to Avoid this hostel .”
 of 5 bubbles davidmU670OR, 13 Feb 2016 | Read review
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