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Wombats City Hostel Berlin

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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We love this Hostel!

It gets our thumbs up for consistently high guest reviews.

Hostelworld says

Wombats City Hostel Berlin was rated the most popular in Berlin at the 2011 Hoscars and it's no wonder. They're located near Alexanderplatz, Museum Island and Prenzlauer Berg and have 'a warm family-like atmosphere', according to our guests, who also praise the staff, saying they're 'always nice and they have a bunch of tops to give us for everything in the city'. We like their seventh-floor bar, featuring happy hour specials and a rooftop terrace.

Property Description

Located in the most vibrating district of Berlin “Mitte”. Within 10 minutes walk from major transport hub Alexanderplatz. Enjoy a drink on our amazing rooftop terrace and have an incredible view over the whole city. A lot of popular restaurants as well as many fashion stores are just around the corner.

Enjoy and share a new view on Berlin and hostel culture. We are situated in the heart of Berlin, just a few steps from a metro station; the sights and a big nightlife area are within easy walking distance. This place surely gives you new perspectives on travelling - be it from inside or from our top recommendation, the womBar (with a large terrace) on the seventh floor. Enjoy your stay and indulge in a brand-new hostel experience!

We have apartments with double beds in a separate bedroom, with a kitchen/living room with a double-size sofa and private shower/toilet. That's about as extravagant as staying in a hostel will ever get. ;-)

There's five reasons why Wombats City Hostels became a destination by their own right:

Best Cleanliness:
Unfortunately, not something to take for granted in many other hostels, but we do take this seriously: we've won the 'Cleanest Hostel Worldwide' award. Twice.

Most Amenities:
We're centrally located and close to the trains and public transport. We have maximum security with smartcard access for the front door, the floors, the rooms and your locker.

All our rooms come with comfy wooden beds, private shower and toilet facilities plus lockers for your belongings. You'll get a free set of bed linen, a free welcome drink, free Wi-Fi (in the lobby), a guest kitchen for free use and our free self-made city map with all essential information about the going-ons in town.

We offer an all-you-can-eat breakfast, our lively womBAR serves cheap drinks and food, there's internet terminals, laundromats, 24 hours reception service, no curfew, no lockout and no stupid rules.

We're the hostel from travellers for travellers:
We have travelled the world ourselves - so we know first-hand what you're doing and what you expect from us. We care for you and we care for your feedback.

Best social atmosphere:
We make sure that you'll feel safe and welcome here. When you've been on the road all day long, seeing sights and walking and walking, it's cool to have a nice scene at the hostel where you can have some beers, talk and make friends. This will make your stay a memorable one! Many a traveller stayed quite a bit longer than primarily intended.

Wombats is not dirt cheap:
You may find an even cheaper place to crash in town, but none where you get more value for your money.

We're looking forward to welcoming you !

Please read our Things to Note below before booking.

Please note: minimum age restriction is 18. View House Rules


You’ll find Wombats City Hostel Berlin just 10 minutes’ walk from transport hub, Alexanderplatz, or ‘Alex’, as it's called by the locals. Get your hands on a welcome drink and fresh bed linen, even if you’re arriving late, at our 24-hour reception. First stop: our rooftop bar for a sundowner and a chat with fellow travellers. Can’t wait to get exploring? Ask one of our friendly staff members for our self-made city map, with all of Berlin’s best bits. There’s free Wi-Fi in reception too, so you can keep people at home updated on your adventures.


Our hostel puts you right in the heart of the Mitte district, which is known for its buzzy vibe. Update your travel wardrobe at the nearby ultra-cool fashion boutiques, and learn about Berlin’s history at the Brandenburg Gate. Bit of a culture vulture? Take the 20-minute stroll to Museum Island. You can add a bit of local flavour to tonight’s dinner (and impress your new travel friends) with budget-friendly ingredients from the farmers' market at Leopoldplatz.

Rooms and Dorms

We have rooms to suit everyone: from apartments with a separate double bedroom, private kitchen and living room, to female-only and mixed dorms. If you’re travelling with your best mate or in a couple, pick a private double or twin. Every room has an en-suite, so you’re free to leave out your toothbrush and toiletries. Our rooms are spotless – you’re looking at the two-time ‘Cleanest Hostel Award’ winner! Access to the front door, your room and personal luggage locker is all done with a handy key card, keeping things simple.

Extras and activities

Freshen up that backpack at our self-service laundromat (no one likes day-three socks). While you’re waiting for the cycle to finish, help yourself to some free pasta in the guest kitchen. Each morning you can fuel up with an all-you-can-eat-breakfast buffet to keep you going until your lunchtime bratwurst. After a long day, rest your tired legs at our seventh-floor bar. Wallet-friendly happy hour specials await!

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.8

  • Security 9.4

  • Location 9.2

  • Staff 9.0

  • Atmosphere 8.9

  • Cleanliness 8.9

  • Facilities 8.8

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    08 Jul 2019
    It was my second time here after 7 years, and is as amazing as before! Good atmosphere, friendly staff, well located, and a great bar with terrace. Keep it like this!
    Chile, All Male Group, 31-40
  • 10.0


    07 Jul 2019
    couldn’t recommend this hostel more !!
    Australia, Couple, 18-24
  • 10.0


    07 Jul 2019
    Hostel is frendly and very near the city centre. You can ger towels and everything you need. And you get a free welcome drink on the roof top bar whitch is great with a great wiev.
    Croatia, Female, 31-40
  • 9.7


    11 Jul 2019
    Amazing hostel! pros: The staff are really helpful, friendly, welcoming and knowledgeable about Berlin. Rooftop bar is unreal and the view is definitely worthy of looking (too bad it closed at 10 pm). Location is great as it’s close to centre and metro. Lots of cute cafes around and groceries. Rooms were clean and comfortable. Cons: kitchen is a bit small so large groups in there cooking at once can get overwhelming. Area is rather noisy but not too bad. Thank you Wombats Berlin!
    Canada, Female, 25-30
  • 9.7


    07 Jul 2019
    24 hour friendly reception. Nice room. Hot shower. Linen provided. Good vibes.
    Australia, Female, 25-30
  • 9.7


    04 Jul 2019
    No real complaints except it's a tiny bit far from the main city centre, however if you love more trendy and cute cafes and boutiques there are plenty nearby.
    Australia, Female, 18-24
  • 8.3


    07 Jul 2019
    A nice hostel, good facilities and a good bar that gets busy.
    Australia, Female, 41+
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    11 Jul 2019
    Cons: The hostel is very noisy at night and staff aren't explaining anything about the hostel during check-in. Pros: Rooms are very spacious and bathroom in the room is nice, there's lockers and you don't need your own padlock.
    France, Couple, 18-24
  • 6.6


    04 Jul 2019
    A great atmosphere for young travellers with very basic facilities. Kitchen was very unclean with basic utensils. Nobody seemed to be ensuring people were cleaning up after themselves. No oven and fridges were unclean and over flowing. Dishes in the cupboards were also dirty. Location was inconvenient and we found ourselves walking a lot to find a good atmosphere outside of the hostel. A basic hostel and good enough to stay for a short period of time.
    Wales, Female, 18-24
  • 6.3


    08 Jul 2019
    The room was nice, but this place is so huge it has no atmosphere - not great for solo travellers. Nothing felt clean and the kitchen was usually disgusting, glasses in the bar were al filthy (I got ill from staying there) the cleaning staff were so rude, and you have to make your own bed but the sheets don't fit...
    Scotland, Female, 25-30
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Common Room
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Meals Available
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Vending Machines
  • Board Games
  • Pool Table
  • Wi-Fi


  • 2019

    1st, Best Large Hostel Chain

  • 2018

    1st, Hostel Chain

  • 2016

    1st, Most Popular Hostels Berlin

  • 2015

    1st, Best Large Hostel Chain

  • 2015

    1st, Most Popular Hostels Berlin

  • 2014

    1st, Most Popular Hostels Berlin

  • 2014

    8th, Worldwide Extra Large Hostel

  • 2013

    3rd, Hostel Chain

  • 2012

    3rd, Best Large Hostel Chain

  • 2012

    1st, Most Popular Hostels Berlin

  • 2012

    1st, Worldwide Extra Large Hostel

  • 2010

    1st, Hostel Chain

  • 2009

    1st, Hostel Chain

  • 2008

    1st, Hostel Chain

  • 2007

    1st, Hostel Chain


  • 2015

    Worldwide Large Hostel

  • 2012

    Worldwide Extra Large Hostel

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Wombats City Hostel Berlin says

Wombats are party hostels but unlike most other party hostels we have decent rooms and friendly, professional service. We make sure we're not understaffed so we can take care of everyone's small and big concerns. We take cleanliness seriously-everyone expects not to find the waiter's hair in the soup and it should be the same at hostels.
We're strategically located just between the nightlife area and the tourist area, both only a short walk away. The one local sight that I especially recommend is a walk up to the cupola of the parliament building. Entrance is free, the structure is an amazing piece of architecture and the plenary hall is in plain view right under you. They do have a glass ceiling to avoid being spat upon, though…
Here at our hostel we have a roof terrace with a splendid view of Berlin's skyline. All of our hostels are fully wheelchair-accessible and each has a few specially equipped rooms. Klaus, CFO Wombats