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Genoa Youth Hostel

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Randers, Denmark
Reviewed 11 August 2016

If driving by car your GSM (or at least mine) took me to a street from where there is a long walk on stairs. And finding the right entrance was rather complicated. Anyway - the room was fine - with a splendid view, nice bathroom and really good value. There is only one restaurant and one super market in the...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Youth hostels traditionally have had a habit of being in remote locations and this one certainly sticks to the tradition. Although the outskirts of Genoa technically may not be qualify as "remote", the severely steep terrain, the fact that the hostel neighbourhood is a veritable 3D labyrinth, and that the signposting is, from a pedestrian's viewpoint, rather inadequate, all conspire...

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Krakow, Poland
Reviewed 29 January 2016

I used to stay in the hostels that belongs to the Hostelling International group and unfortunately this one was the worst of all. It wasn't particulary bad, but below my expectations. Let's start with what was good: -no problems with check in or check out -we reserved two - person room and because of that we got a whole 5...

1Thank KasDo
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 June 2015

If you are staying in a hostel, take it for granted that you are not going to get luxury accommodation. The rooms are pretty basic but it's part of the hostelling experience. Wifi is only available on the ground floor but in a way this is good because it forces you to get down and socialise with the other guests....

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Czeladz, Poland
Reviewed 21 May 2015

I spent 1 nights there. The only prblem is distance to the center of Genova about hotel is about 25 minutes by bus. They don't have internet in the rooms, but the comon area is quite cosy. It was nice, clean and beautifull views for port and city.

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Hermosa Beach, California
Reviewed 19 May 2015

I found that this hostel was one of the only cheap accommodation options in Genova, and it was recommended by Lonely Planet. From the train station, it is quite a hike, even to the bus stop (I walked up to the #40 bus stop because I didn’t want to waste time with transfers - you can take the #35 bus...

1Thank Yohsephina
Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 10 April 2015

It was nice, clean and the location is really good. The only prblem is that they don't have internet in the rooms, but the comon area is quite cosy. I spent 2 nights there. They also offer a cheap breakfast that is really nice.

1Thank uiarahp
Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 8 November 2014

Clean, cheap, wi-fi connection only in the first floor. Far away from the city center, only reachable by bus (like 20min I think). Enough for one night with friends. The hostel has a great view for the port.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 October 2014

Great place to stay if on a budget. The dorms are cheap, the bathrooms ok, you pay for what you get. Although it is located a little outside of thecity centre, the terrace offers a beautiful view of the city, gorgeous when lit up at night. It is also easy to get to by bus, under half an hour to...

1Thank Imogen J
Oostende, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Reviewed 11 September 2013

The hostel is good but far from the center. You always have to take bus 40 or bus 640 after 9 pm. The rooms are normally for 8 persons but there are also rooms for 4 persons. Breakfast is 2 euro. There are big free lockers outside every room.

Thank Marc C

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Additional Information about Genoa Youth Hostel

Address: Via (Passo) Giovanni Costanzi 10, 16136, Genoa, Italy
Region: Italy > Liguria > Italian Riviera > Genoa
Number of rooms: 25
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“Best views, but hotel is about 25 minutes from center by bus”
slawekc2014, 21 May 2015 | Read review
“Take care of your own beverages before you go up”
hbpn65, 6 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Corner rooms (e.g. 260, 360) have the best view and are furthest from the busy bathroom and toilet areas.”
afs216, 5 Oct 2011 | Read review
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