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Webergasse 47, Schaffhausen 8200 Switzerland
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#6 of 10 Specialty lodging in Schaffhausen
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English, German
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Paid public parking nearby
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Non-smoking hotel
Shared kitchen
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
Snack bar
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The Kuenz wrote a review Jun 2020
Canton of Zurich, Switzerland28 contributions
Definitely attracts a very strange crowd of people. The room seemed kinda dirty and its very noisy from the bar downstairs which wasnt that big of a deal, but I wouldnt recommend it if you really need to sleep. There is no smoking sign but everyone smokes everywhere in the building. Location is great!
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Date of stay: June 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Amelia H wrote a review Jul 2016
Ithaca, New York7 contributions1 helpful vote
I found the proprietor here very kind and the place overall friendly- ready to say hello on our way in and ask if we needed anything. They held our bags after checkout until we were ready to go get the train. Our family of 4 stayed comfortably and explored the old city, castle, and outdoor cafes. The room was comfortable enough & on the 1st floor is a dorm-style room for sharing, with lockers. Breakfast available for 11 Euros. Outdoor cafe tables, though the street they sit on is narrow with occasional slow traffic. The bar downstairs was ready with a cool afternoon beer. There is a (small) elevator. Train station is very close.
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Date of stay: July 2016
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Warwick D wrote a review Jul 2014
Exeter, England, United Kingdom55 contributions23 helpful votes
Friendly lady in charge in the bar downstairs. The room and bed were clean but stank of tobacco smoke and there were burns on some surfaces. The noise from the bar downstairs and in the street made it impossible to get to sleep early. They call it a Backpackers' hotel but the price was anything but Backpackers' level, even for Switzerland. Avoid.
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Date of stay: July 2014
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akagi07 wrote a review Jun 2013
18 contributions13 helpful votes
Good restaurant for budget eaters in restaurant ambience Great friendly staff Average location but easy to reach by bus and near to rheinfall. Nice relax chill out place for the nights Recommended for consious travellers.
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Date of stay: May 2013
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T F wrote a review Oct 2012
Denver10 contributions12 helpful votes
Would stay here again in a heart-beat! Friendly people (some of the nicest we met in Switzerland actually), clean rooms, central, walk to many restaurants (McDonald's with a play place for those traveling with kids!), cheap laundry on-site, grocery store, parking nearby for those with traveling by car and close to the train station.
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Date of stay: September 2012
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Dana B wrote a review Aug 2011
Sydney, Australia25 contributions14 helpful votes
This is a convenient place to lay your head after a night at Das Festival, the multi-day music festival held every August in the main square of Schaffhausen. It's a youth hostel, and I'm a bit past my youth (by about 20 years), but the staff is friendly and speaks enough English to make you feel welcome. The amenities are sparse (it is a hostel after all), but you can't beat the location, just off the main walking street and a 5-minute stroll from the main square. Be sure to stop for a gelato by the fountain and watch the birds drink from the four spigots. Sometimes four birds are sipping simultaneously (it's a sight).
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Date of stay: August 2011
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PRICE RANGE
US$95 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
SwitzerlandCanton of SchaffhausenSchaffhausen
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about ZAK Hotel & Backpackers
Which popular attractions are close to ZAK Hotel & Backpackers?
Nearby attractions include Altstadt Schaffhausen (0.2 km), Munot (0.4 km), and Museum zu Allerheiligen (0.4 km).
What are some of the property amenities at ZAK Hotel & Backpackers?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a lounge, and express check-in and check-out.
What food & drink options are available at ZAK Hotel & Backpackers?
Guests can enjoy a lounge and a snack bar during their stay.
Is parking available at ZAK Hotel & Backpackers?
Yes, paid public parking nearby is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to ZAK Hotel & Backpackers?
Conveniently located restaurants include Cafe Vordergasse, D'Chuchi, and Restaurant Gasthaus zum Adler.
Is ZAK Hotel & Backpackers located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.4 km away from the centre of Schaffhausen.
Are pets allowed at ZAK Hotel & Backpackers?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at ZAK Hotel & Backpackers?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and German.
Are there any historical sites close to ZAK Hotel & Backpackers?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Haus zum Ritter (0.2 km), Brunnen am Platz (0.1 km), and Rhyality (2.5 km).