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    City Backpacker Hotel Biber

    Niederdorfstrasse 5, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent6%
    • Very good33%
    • Average41%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible6%
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    12 reviews
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Probably the cheapest place you'd find in Zurich. Very good for backpackers. The rooms, kitchen and bathrooms were clean and tidy. The staff was extremely helpful. Got some great recos too. You pay a small amount for sheets and towels though. Overall very good experience.

    Reviewed 14 February 2017

    The location is handy enough alright. The rooms felt somewhat claustrophobic so small they were. Bathrooms clean and private enough. Staff was helpful and friendly and the common area is interesting. It is on the 4th floor and there are no lifts in the building.

    Reviewed 10 February 2017

    This was by far the most average backpacker hostel in Switzerland (amongst the lot we stayed in namely Geneva, Interlaken, Lucerne and St.Moritz - youth hostel). As it was the last hostel in our swiss trip, so we did not mind but remember climbing quite...More

    Reviewed 17 January 2017

    The location of the hotel is perfect for a tourist. It is near to the tram stoppage, lake Zurich and the party area in the old city town. 4-5 minutes walking distance from the Zurich trains station. Rooms are bit small for total number of...More

    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

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    Joyful M
    I will be arriving by train from Lucerne. I see from many reviewers that this hostel is close to a train station. What is the name of the train station? Also, what is recommended for getting to the airport? Thank you!
    15 June 2015|
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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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