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Generator Hostel Hamburg

Steinorplatz 3,, Hamburg, Germany, Distance from city centre: 0.7km

Rating: 84% from 57 reviews

  • 80%Atmosphere
  • 80%Staff
  • 87%Security
  • 88%Cleanliness
  • 93%Location
  • 80%Value for money
  • 78%Facilities

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  • not well managed, got a bed which was used; luggage room is only for group, but didn't update on (after arguing about these points, I got a bed in another room, and free usage of the luggage room on the next day )
  • 60%
  • 17 Oct 2015 Anonymous Germany
  • Great place, more than my expectatives. Close to everything and with a perfect style.
  • 100%
  • 14 Oct 2015 Anonymous Uruguay
  • DO NOT book in advance. Got ripped off. Paid 35 euros for 1 night. Beds were about 18 euros closer to the date. No kitchen. The toilet and shower in the room looked like they belong on an aircraft. Also, spent a couple of hours in the bar and then asked the receptionist about luggage storage the next day and was treated like a drunkard, which is rich, especially in Germany.
  • 60%
  • 31 Aug 2015 Anonymous Australia
  • I did not like the hostel. The bathroom was so small, you cant dry with the towel when you were in it. No kitchen to cook, but they says that they offer food, but no after 8 because they run out of food or they close their kitchen. Theres a good bar but they dont treat you well. The breakfast is 5 euros, but as you dont have a kitchen you cant make your own breakfast. The staff dont tell you nothing even if you ask. The security guards treat you very bad, i hate them more than cups...
  • 54%
  • 22 Aug 2015 Anonymous Argentina
  • Visited twice because of a good location and cheap prices. Not very cozy, but clean rooms and good beds. Excellent value for money.
  • 89%
  • 19 Aug 2015 Maiju Finland
  • Super expensive weekend prices but many other hostels in Hamburg also hike their prices. Pleasantly surprised to find my room contained entirely solo travellers all arriving and leaving on the same day. Many stag party groups come here. Bar area under-utilised considering how many guests. Great location opp train station, within walking distance to town. Absolutely tiny shower and toilet cubicles, I am petite and couldn't turn around without banging my elbows. Good under bed lockable cages.
  • 80%
  • 07 Aug 2015 Anonymous New Zealand
  • A very good hostel with incredible staff, always disposed to help you, and the most important aspect to take in account is that is next to the main train station in the city. I definitely will stay there if i go to Hamburg again.
  • 97%
  • 25 Jul 2015 Héctor Mexico
  • This hostel had a very good location, however a woman at the reception was a bit rude when we asked for help, it didn't feel like she wanted to help and she got almost angry when we asked for directions a second time. The rest of the staff was nice though.
  • 77%
  • 21 Jul 2015 Anonymous Sweden
  • Although the staff were as accomadating as they could be...this just another big, impersonal, commercial, enterprise that lacks the heart of a hostel. First; a real hostel shows you to your room and helps with luggage if needed. Second a hostel makes your bed and removes sheets themselves. Yeah, there are other customer considerations other than selling you alcohol. Impersonal yeah, I feel sorry for newbies who have never experienced a real hostel who's customers are important.
  • 74%
  • 20 Jul 2015 Anonymous USA
  • Unfriendly staff from reception to bar (manager).
  • 60%
  • 06 Jul 2015 Michael Netherlands
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