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    City Backpacker Hotel Biber

    Niederdorfstrasse 5, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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    27/08/2017 28/08/2017
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    USD 79*
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    • Excellent7%
    • Very good34%
    • Average42%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible6%
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    “old town” (34 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 172 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The location is perfect and the price is reasonable in fairly expensive city. The staff is really helpful and nice. The hostel does not have AC, which makes the rooms really hot during the summertime. We kept the window in our room (private room for...More

    Thank Maiju J
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Incredible position, right in the heart of old town. Ideal if you do NOT have excessive luggage, as there is no lift and check in is effectuated only at specific times! It's clean, tidy and at affordable prices.

    Thank panayiotis57
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Downsides: It's in the middle of the old town, so everything is pretty small: - The building is very compact. There is no elevators and you need to climb stairs to reach the reception. Stairs are steep. - Rooms are compact too. - 2 shower...More

    Thank AriesXin
    Reviewed 8 June 2017

    Well located,its in the heart of the city.Kind staff,good price,clean..Probably the cheapest but good hostel in the city..As you all know Zurich is not a cheap city so this place is a good option to stay..

    Thank turistikomer
    Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

    I had an exam in The university. I stayed in a room having 6 beds. The company was perfect and the place was near the center of Zurich. It doesn't cost allot of money. The only problem was the stairs but it doesn't bother me....More

    Thank Ayman A
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    • USD 39 - USD 210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • Old Town
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    8 December 2014|
    Response from AriesXin |
    It has free storage in the reception
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    "There isn't much of a difference"
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    "In city centre near train station"
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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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