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City Backpacker Hotel Biber

278 reviews
Traveller (56)
Room & Suite (6)
Dining (1)
  • Excellent8%
  • Very good34%
  • Average42%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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“bunk beds”(7 reviews)
“old town”(36 reviews)
“great location”(28 reviews)
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Breakfast included
Rooftop Bar
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All reviewsbunk bedsold towngreat locationreception roomtrain stationsheets and towelsshared roomroof terracewell equipped kitchenhang clothesheavy luggagedorm roomstaff was extremely helpfulminute walkbars and restaurantsfourth floorstayed one night
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Naturally, it's expensive for a hostel. But it is Switzerland. And what you get isn't at all bad. It's comfortable and rather cosy and kept quite clean. The staff are helpful and friendly, though the hours for the front-desk are a bit odd. Most importantly,...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

my girlfriend needed a place for just one night and we got the private room with two twin beds and community bathroom. it still seemed expensive but relative to Zurich prices, it was actually cheap i think. great location and easily accessible to most things....More

Thank finncomics
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Located in the central station area, friendly staff, however, the reception is on the 3rd floor hence itโ€™s quite difficult to go up with luggage. We have to pay the surcharge for bedsheets or towel. In general, I have a pleasant stay in this hostel...More

Thank Hai L
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Exactly in the city center. Rooms are okay, not too small for a hostel. The place is very clean. The staff is kind and helpful. Climbing up to the reception wasn't easy with a suitcase, but it's a backpacker place...๐Ÿ˜… Recommended...

Thank illyesmoni
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Amazing location. Downsides? Like 4 flights of steep stairs so pack lightly. Tiny rooms with only one outlet and one ceiling light so hopefully everyone wants to sleep at the same time. Floors creaked a lot too. Washrooms were clean and there was no wait...More

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Price range
US$45 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$45 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (56)
Room & Suite (6)
Dining (1)
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8 December 2014|
Response from AriesXin |
It has free storage in the reception
Room Tips
"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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