MEININGER Hamburg City Center Reviews
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Everything was very clean. The hostel is far from the downtown area, but it is very close to the train station that takes you downtown which is pretty convenient.
No rooms assigned. finding a bed is a free for all.My room, all10 lockers had been broken into and were unusable. drunks outside till 5.30 am and at 6 am the front desk girl comes in with a guest whos bed was being used by someone else. After being basically told too bad, I got up packed my bags and told him to use my bed. I paid for two days stayed one restless night and left without repay to Frankfurt. The downstairs safes have 2 dollar locks and are out of sight of reception. Security is ZERO
The room we've stayed in was very spacious with a nice bathroom. The hostel is close to the station, close to some restaurants and shops. If you feel like going to the city center you gonna have to take a train to there, but its like only 10 minutes away. Staff were helpful and the vibe is okay. I would say more for family than young people.
It's a bit of a walk away from things, but definitely manageable. I would recommend.
Beds and blankets are amazingly comfortable. The location is nice and quiet, so you can get a good sleep. The breakfast is a good value for money.
Yes I stayed in the hostel for two nights. I was very disappointed in the hostel as they stuffed up my booking. Which was sorted after a long wait in reception. The wifi was shockingly unreliable. The location was great. The staff were very unhelpful.
The locker available on my room was broken and I had to use one near the reception, a little bit annoying, but besides that everything was really good. I recommend it.
Good location in a very safe area. Well kept with a helpful staff. More like a shared-room hotel than a hostel, and location is a bit far to walk downtown; however the harbour is easily reached by train. Solid experience.
This place is more like a hotel than a hostel.
It's not as central as advertised. It's in the center of Altona, near the Altona Hbf/train station, which is a long walk from the main Hbf/ the actual city center. Still, it's a cool neighborhood. Just check a map before you book.
More like a hotel than a hostel, very comfortable and relaxed. Near the centre of the Altona area which itself has a bunch of bars and shops, but the nearby train station also gives you quick access to the centre of Hamburg.
One of the best hostels I stayed at in Europe. Great location, very clean,nice staff and overall nice atmosphere. The even had free laundry facilities! Definitely recommended!
A good place to stay at. Very comfortable and close to Hamburg-Altona station. Very quiet.
too expensive 36 euro !!! with no breakfast included, and not really in the city centre .
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- Male, 25-30
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Initially we were put in an 8 bed room (6 beds and 2 camp beds) when we'd booked a 6 six bed room, which we felt was unsafe, but when we bought this up with reception we were moved straight away. Other than that a good stay. We have stayed here before when in Hamburg and would almost certainly book again.
It's a hotel with shared rooms, but it's certainly clean, secure and cheap. It has a equipped kitchen, availeble to guests. It's located in a shooping area of the city, five minutes away from the city centre by S-Bahn.
Doesn't have a good atmosphere and is not too close to the city center, but taking the train in is no big deal. Seems to host a lot of stag parties. Wouldn't stay again because of the hotel feel.
It's a huge place, more of a budget hotel than a hostel. Don't go expecting a party place with loads of people hanging out but for what it is it's a perfectly pleasant place to stay
The rooms were comfortable and an excellent social environment. We particularly enjoyed the ensuite bathroom and daily cleaning. It was a disadvantage that the top bunks were not made up, whereas the bottom bunks were. Staff ranged in quality from helpful to clueless. One of our group found the 'cupboard' arrangement for beds to be odd, given that it isolated some guests from others. Staff initially did not take our complaint seriously. The lockers were shoddy and need to be replaced.