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    City Backpacker Hotel Biber

    Niederdorfstrasse 5, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    US$121
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    Room & Suite (5)
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    Overview
    • Excellent8%
    • Very good34%
    • Average41%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible6%
    Travellers talk about
    “bed sheet” (6 reviews)
    “old town” (34 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Kitchenette
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    #19 of 137 hotels in Zurich
     
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    990 reviews
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    1,018 reviews
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    #38 of 137 hotels in Zurich
     
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    41 - 45 of 177 reviews

    Reviewed 22 April 2016

    Given that Zurich is a very expensive city and there aren't many hostels around, this is actually a good option for young travelers. Location is perfect (city center), and though is not big, as a very nice chill out room and wifi. Staff is nice....More

    Thank BeSantos
    Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

    very small rooms, the top bed is almost touch the ceiling, noisy place, few bathrooms in the floor, no free clean sheet. very small lockers, smelly kitchen. very expensive related to offered facilities,

    Thank AliBily
    Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

    Good location, close to the main station and in the heart of the old town. There are a few flights of stairs before you reach the reception, luckily we were pre-warned. Rooms are on the small side and quite basic, decor is a bit on...More

    Thank Eleanor W
    Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

    Fairly neutral stay. Expensive in the realm of hostels but cheap for Zurich. You also have to add in the cost of linen rental if you don't have your own. Hostel is clean, beds are comfortable. Kitchens are very basic, but there is one on...More

    Thank Erica L
    Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

    This was unfortunately just an overnight stop. The staff was excellent and waited up for us to arrive, it was excellently located, and very clean. I also felt very safe. It's pricey for a hostel, but it's the best price you can get for Switzerland....More

    Thank Jennifer D
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    • Free Internet
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    • Price range
    • US$37 - US$126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • Canton of Zurich >
    • Zurich >
    • Old Town
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    Traveller (43)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Dining (1)
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    RandyX111
    8 December 2014|
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    It has free storage in the reception
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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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