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Gosport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 December 2012 via mobile

great little place in geneva. cheap for central arra. very well organised great staff. only negative is the WIFI. dreadful but being replaced in jan. i stay in a single room priced 63 chf per night £40

Thank Spookeytookey
Beirut, Lebanon
Reviewed 30 November 2012

I was very pleasantly surprised by this hostel. I was expecting something much worse having seen the other hostel in Geneva (not so far away). The hostel provides a private room with TV and the price was very reasonable in comparison to Geneva prices. The hotel was very clean, room was basic but serves its purpose! I would recommend this...

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Penang Island, Malaysia
Reviewed 10 October 2012

From the main train station just take the tram and get down on the first stop. The hostel is just about 50m to the right. The room is clean. Have 4 socket points. Bathroom and kitchen are clean too. For Muslims there is an Algerian shop named El Machoui selling sandwiches cost about CHF10. You can buy Swiss knife at...

1Thank EzriRomel
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2012

Stayed here 2 nights, its within a few minutes walk of the main station which is great for the airport as well. Trams and buses are nearby and with a transport card given on arrival are free to use. Its 2 mins from Lidl so you can stock up for breakfast. We had a twin room with bunks, table, 2...

1Thank lizzie_goes
Loughborough, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2012

Great stay, easy to relax in hostel, everything is kept clean, tidy and usable. People are friendly, nightly films, well equipped kitchens, bathrooms with hairdryers and good size showers, good price and very safe. Recommend to anyone hostelling. 9/10

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 23 September 2012

My two friends and I stayed in City Hostel for a night and have an unpleasant experience with this hostel. We arrived in the evening at about 8pm and come across an unfriendly reception. Upon arrival, we were told that the 3 of us will have to be split up into different rooms although I booked 3 in a room....

1Thank yuppy11
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2012

We stayed there for 2 nights and we were very relaxed and pleased. Room is very clean and tidy. so is the rest of the place. Location is great. The relaxing area was good. Nothing really to complain about. We were overall pleased.

Thank Mandybatt
Reviewed 18 September 2012

I stayed here for a few nights in December 2011. It was a pretty pleasant stay overall. It was quiet at the time I was there, but enough people around to make it ok. The staff were in general pretty helpful, although a few were a little 'short' in their helpfulness overall. Nothing to complain about. The computer room was...

1Thank mcs_095
Reviewed 6 September 2012

Two minor points to make about this place before dealing with its family policy. The first good point is that, with the exception of one particularly poker-faced unsmiling female member of staff, the people who run the place are pretty friendly and helpful. The second matter is that the cleaners start early so you may be making breakfast in the...

1Thank artgarfheinkel
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 4 September 2012

I stayed here with a friend while she was visiting Geneva. The hostel is located around the corner from a very busy street in Geneva, and only a quick 5 to 7 minute walk to the train station (Gare Cornavin). We stayed in a private two person room, which included a bunk bed and our own sink. The bathroom was...

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Additional Information about City Hostel Geneva

Address: 2, rue Ferrier, Geneva 1202, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva
Price Range: $49 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 49
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“Choose a single room. It is worth the extra pay.”
 of 5 bubbles Pia2015, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ask for room not facing the street which could be noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles romants, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“if you are a couple , then go for Double room "eco" with shared bathroom (private room).”
 of 5 bubbles Ashish_Neogy, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“bring earplugs”
 of 5 bubbles 1wabbit007, 6 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Book early. Room choice doesn't matter as long as there is one!”
 of 5 bubbles Olympia_P_and_S, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
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