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Pfefferbett Hostel Reviews

Schoenhauser Allee 176, Berlin, Germany

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88%

Rating
1826 Total Reviews
  • 86%Value For Money
  • 91%Security
  • 91%Location
  • 88%Staff
  • 85%Atmosphere
  • 88%Cleanliness
  • 84%Facilities

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69%

lockers were there, albeit small and difficult to use and anyone could walk in to the hostel at any time, and our door sometimes didnt lock shut. close to a tube station, but evrything was a tube ride away, very little to do in walking distance. staff were polite but didnt seem to bother to go the extra mile, such as showing you places to go/eat or how to get there. hostel was clean, however the facilities were in short number. no cooking facilities meant you had to eat out.


46%

Pros -location was nice, close to the underground Cons -very few showers -shower stalls old, showers were push-button, have to press for water every 15 or so seconds -toilets often clogged -wifi only in reception area -bad sound proofing - doors close loudly, voices and footsteps very audible through the walls -accommodates large groups - a school group were here at the time of our stay and really ruined the atmosphere -staff did absolute minimum required of them, pretty unhelpful

  • 15th Jun 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Couple, 18-24
  • (1 review)


89%

Great hostel, best I've stayed at so far during my trip. The breakfast is EXCELLENT and totally worth the €7! Best hostel breakfast I've ever had. Really close to the metro and right next door to tons of fun clubs/bars and restaurants.


83%

I was happy with the stay at the hostel, the rooms and bathrooms were clean. The garden area is really cool to chill in and the staff were kind and helpful.

  • 3rd Jun 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


83%

Good hostel, did everything well with no issues. Atmosphere was a bit lacking, even though there was a bar downstairs everyone seemed to keep themselves to themselves.


91%

Great hostel overall and I would definitely stay here again. Amazing location for a hostel and right in the hipster part of time, which means great restaurants and bars. Would be even better if they had WiFi throughout the hotel and not just in the rooms, easy improvement to make the whole place better. super clean and nice though.


63%

The Hostel didn't really offer any activities or told you about cool events that are going on in the area. I stayed in a 6-bed dorm and the bathroom/ shower was definitely not cleaned daily- kinda gross when there are 6 girls taking a shower every day. The location was perfect though! You could reach everything in like 30 minutes max.

  • 26th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


100%

Very nice atmosphere and good location.


86%

Great hostel very clean, breakfast is a bit expensive (6.90) but it's all you can eat and very filling. Only downside was there was no fridge or kitchen available to use but other than that it had a great atmosphere and it was easy to meet people at the bar. Also the free walking tour was great and they pick you right up from the hostel!


69%

Place is a little difficult to find. The rooms were really good but the common bathrooms were strange. No hot water. Breakfast was too expensive.


83%

Does the job, a cheap stay with a varied breakfast selection. Guests are of all ages. Nothing to really complain of.


100%

Such a great hostel in Berlin! Everything was clean, the beds were super comfortable, even though I didn't socialize a lot, it looked like a lot of fun in the common areas! I highly recommend!


91%

A perfect hostel to stay in Berlin.

  • 16th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • India
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


91%

Pros Very clean, lockers in room(key card locks), pool table and ping pong downstairs, bar, restaurant and awesome service. Cons In good location but hard to find the first time. Once you do it's very easy


69%

The hostel was hit and miss for us. We thought that the breakfast was great. The staff were helpful and there was a great atmosphere in the common area. However, although we were only on the 1st floor, the Wifi didn't work and only worked in the main area. We never saw anyone cleaning the rooms or bathrooms. Someone from our room checked out and no one ever came to replace the sheets, making us wonder if ours were even clean when we arrived. Anyone could enter the front door - no lock.

  • 12th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Canada
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


94%

The staff here and people here were amazing! The rooms are clean and organized... the lockers are some of the best I've seen! Clean bathrooms. Sweet atmosphere :) it s avoid of a walk or a short bus ride from all the major sites but it's definately worth it. Tons of really nice and inexpensive restaurants in the area :)


94%

The hostel is in a nice location which is very close to public transport. The room was tidy and the bed comfy. Every bed in my room had its own power outlet and reading light. They have a nice common area with a pretty good atmosphere. There is no wifi in the rooms though.


91%

Preety great athmosphere here, the pub down with all the staff is froend Y and helps you with everything. Also they count with party in Berlin, so the all you can eat breKfast is till 12.30 a.m. Preety cool!!

  • 8th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Czech Republic
  • Mixed Group, 18-24
  • (1 review)


66%

Showers were really strange. Poor drainage caused excess water pooling. At certain periods of the day it smelt musty. Likely will be infested with mold in the near future. It's a shame because it seemed newly renovated. Horrible design by whoever built that facility and a waste of money. Overall very clean hostel. Very difficult to meet people. Very large and impersonal. You'll eventually meet someone at the bar but layout, size, and culture is not ideal for solo backpackers.


100%

We stayed a couple nights and everything is great! The buffet breakfast was nice to fill up on in the morning. Cut down on eating the rest of the day. The look and design was very nice for the hostel.


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