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Premium bedding, blackout drapes, free WiFi, bed sheets
Premium bedding, blackout drapes, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Geneva Hostel

UNESCO Sustainable Travel Pledge

Geneva Hostel

2.0 star property
Hostel with restaurant, near Brunswick Monument

8.4/10 Very good

92 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • 24/7 front desk
  • Restaurant
Map
Rue Rothschild 28-30, Geneva, 1202
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant
  • Self parking
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • 3 meeting rooms
  • UNESCO Sustainable Property
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Front desk safe
  • Snack bar/deli
Feel at home
  • Garden
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Elevator
  • Premium bedding
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Downtown Geneva
  • United Nations European Headquarters - 6 min drive
  • Jet d'Eau Fountain - 9 min drive
  • Palexpo - 14 min drive
  • CERN - 23 min drive

Getting around

  • Geneva International Airport (GVA) - 14 min drive
  • Geneva (ZHT-Geneva Railway Station) - 10 min walk
  • Geneva Station - 10 min walk
  • Geneve-Secheron Station - 15 min walk
  • Butini Tram Stop - 3 min walk
  • Mole Tram Stop - 5 min walk
  • France Tram Stop - 10 min walk

About this property

Geneva Hostel

Located near a train station, Geneva Hostel is a great choice for a stay in Geneva. Free perks include WiFi and continental breakfast daily between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM. Other features include a snack bar/deli and a garden. The property is just a short walk to public transportation: Butini Tram Stop is 3 minutes and Mole Tram Stop is 5 minutes.

Languages

Afrikaans, Arabic, English, Farsi, French, German, Portuguese, Spanish, Turkish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean & Safe (Switzerland)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 14 rooms

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - anytime
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Onsite parking available only on request
  • Uncovered onsite self parking (CHF 15 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Onsite parking limited

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast each morning 6:30 AM–10:30 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared refrigerator
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Water dispenser

Working away

  • 3 meeting rooms
  • Coworking spaces

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Bike storage

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Library
  • Bicycle parking

Accessibility

  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance

Languages

  • Afrikaans
  • Arabic
  • English
  • Farsi
  • French
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • Turkish

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Heating

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding

Freshen up

  • Shower only

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

More

  • Daily housekeeping

Special features

Dining

Onsite venue - This restaurant serves lunch only.

Awards and affiliations

This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Travel Pledge.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 3.75 per person, per night

Parking

  • Uncovered self parking costs CHF 15 per night with in/out privileges
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean & Safe (Switzerland).

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector on site.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Geneva Hostel Geneva
Geneva Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Geneva Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Geneva

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

8.4

Very good

8.7/10

Cleanliness

8.8/10

Staff & service

8.1/10

Amenities

8.6/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.9/10

Eco-friendliness

8/10 Very good

James, 1-night trip with friends
Verified Hotels.com guest review

6/10 Good

Davis, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Lisa, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

My first stay 18/19 June was very uncomfortable - room was so hot - unable to Sleep -
Lisa, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

christoffel, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great place on low budget
Vanessa, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Krishna, 2-night trip with friends
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Textbook example of how a hostel in 2022 should be
Affordable; nicely situated; modern locks and lockers; filling breakfast; bonus public transport card per day -- what more can one ask for? Geneva Hostel is a textbook example of how a hostel in 2022 should be. I look forward to coming back!
Michael, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Michael, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great location and safe are. It was a wonderful property and it was a bonus when i got the travel pass for the free transportation
Bryan, 2-night trip
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