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    City Backpacker Hotel Biber

    Niederdorfstrasse 5, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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    Overview
    • Excellent7%
    • Very good33%
    • Average43%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible6%
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    “bunk beds” (7 reviews)
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    Hotel Adler
    777 reviews
    #19 of 139 hotels in Zurich
     
    Zurich Youth Hostel
    266 reviews
    #1 of 48 Speciality lodging in Zurich
     
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    89 reviews
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    202 reviews
    #2 of 46 B&Bs / Inns in Zurich
     
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    Reviewed 9 January 2017

    The hostel is located at the 4th floor of building without elevator, hence, the title. But the location of the hostel is just around a block or two from the center. So the location is really amazing. The beds are okay but you have to...More

    Thank Tonyph08
    Reviewed 8 January 2017

    Stayed 2 nights in the city backpacker last month. Very friendly staff. She gave me a pack of chocolate because that day was my birthday! Sharing a room with 5 other girls from Japan, UK, Canada, New Zealand and US. There's a sink in our...More

    Thank joyce_auy
    Reviewed 27 December 2016

    Location was very good for the price i paid. There is a kitchen on every floor which is convenient. Rooms however are very small, lockers are teeny tiny and can barely fit anything so i had to keep my luggage on my top bunk bed...More

    Thank Jeslyn L
    Reviewed 26 December 2016

    The first thing you notice as you arrive at this place with your luggage is that there is no elevator, hence you have to carry your luggage 3-4 floors upstairs. Overall an OK place though the surrounding streets are noisy. Self service Kitchen needs improvement....More

    Thank ImDrMD
    Reviewed 16 December 2016

    relatively cheap,great and attentive staff, convenient, clean, good kitchen to cook. It might be loud at night as the restaurant is at the first floor. Note that the staff does not stay there 24/7, so you better check in during their business hours of operation,...More

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    266 reviews
    #1 of 48 Speciality lodging in Zurich
     
    Hotel Otter
    89 reviews
    #91 of 139 hotels in Zurich
     
    PLATZHIRSCH Boutique Hotel & Bar
    202 reviews
    #2 of 46 B&Bs / Inns in Zurich
     
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    • Free Internet
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    • US$40 - US$212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • Canton of Zurich >
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    • Old Town
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    Traveller (40)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (33)
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    7 December 2014|
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    It has free storage in the reception
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    "Reception is only open at select hours so check that out before heading over to check in"
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    "Ask when you check in. They are honest and will help you."
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