Youthhostel Geneva

Rue Rothschild 30, Geneva, Switzerland, Distance from city centre: 2.1km

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Rating: 84%from 31 reviews

  • 78%Atmosphere
  • 85%Staff
  • 92%Security
  • 87%Cleanliness
  • 86%Location
  • 78%Value for money
  • 83%Facilities
The Youthhostel Geneva is located in a quiet area, surrounded by 5 stars hotels, very close to the lake and to the international organizations.

The city of Calvin has many interesting locations, the Old Town, Museums, Cern and many more.

The hostel is about 1 km from the city centre. Idyllic location with its parks, it also shows a wonderful view on the Mont Blanc.

Our hostel offers a range of free services (public transport Card, Wi-Fi, library, Picnic area and TV room).


Please note:

* The cancellation cost is within 48hours before arrival free of charge.
Late cancellation or noshow – one night charge

* Payment upon arrival by cash and credit cards

* Check-in starts at 2pm.

* Prices correspond to guests with membercard. Member card for one day CHF 6.- per pers./night or CHF 12.- per family/night.

* The prices are for HI-Members incl. city tax. Non-members are paying additional CHF 6.00/person+night, payable on arrival.

* Breakfast Included

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle parking
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Café
  • Card phones
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Wifi
  • Fussball
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • Meeting Room
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Please note:

* The cancellation cost is within 48hours before arrival free of charge.
Late cancellation or noshow – one night charge

* Payment upon arrival by cash and credit cards

* Check-in starts at 2pm.

* Prices correspond to guests with membercard. Member card for one day CHF 6.- per pers./night or CHF 12.- per family/night.

* The prices are for HI-Members incl. city tax. Non-members are paying additional CHF 6.00/person+night, payable on arrival.

* Breakfast Included

Directions
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Coming from France
A40 or A42 Highway (Paris or Lyon)
Take the exit Genève-Vallard and pass customs Vallard. Take the road to the boulevard Malagnou trenches left and follow road to the place Claparede. Turn left onto Boulevard of the Philosophers, go to the roundabout Plainpalais. From there turn right onto Boulevard Georges-Favon. Continue to Place Cornavin, then take rue de Lausanne. From there turn right onto John Amat Chaerles then turn left into Rue des Buis and finally left into Rue Rothschild.
Coming from Switzerland
A1 Highway (Zurich, Bern, Lausanne, Neuchâtel)
Take the exit Genève-Lac. Follow the road until you find a large intersection and turn left to follow the lake road. You will see very quickly the Hotel President Wilson. 'Just after the hotel turn right, then right, left, right, and you're there.
From the railway station
Tram 15:
Take the tram 15 in the direction of 'Nations'. Those are in front of the train station. Get off two stops further. The stop name is 'Butini'. Walk back for two blocks and you will find Rothschild Street on your left. We are on this street.
The trip costs CHF 2.- (short trip ticket, 3 stops maximum)
On foot:
Follow Lausanne Street during 10-12 minutes and you will find Rothschild Street on your right. We are on the left side of this street.

From Cointrin Airport
Direct train from the underground station from the airport to the train station of Cornavin, then take tram number 15 direction 'Nations'. They are located opposite the station. Get off two stops later at the stop ' Butini' go back two streets and you will find Rothschild Street on your left. We're at the bottom of this street on the left down.

Bus No. 10: from the airport to the Gare de Cornavin (then tram No. 15).

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Located Near

The youth hostel is centrally located in a quiet street, In the 'Quartier des Paquis' just a few steps from the lake and not far from the UN organisations. The Geneva youth hostel is the ideal place for a pocket friendly stay. You will then be ready to explore Geneva!

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