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City Backpacker Biber

Niederdorfstrasse 5, 8001 Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
+41 44 251 90 15


Overall guest ratings

7.5/10 Good
based on 1,421 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 7.6
  • 4.7
  • 4.7

Good to know

  • Clean hotel facilities
  • Clean bathroom


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    Located in Zurich´s Old Town, just 985 feet from the Grossmünster, City Backpacker - Hostel Biber offers accommodation with free WiFi, a rooftop terrace and 3 fully-equipped shared kitchens. The city´s railway station is a 10-minute walk away. The units at the City Backpacker Biber come with shared bathroom facilities. Guests can also relax in the common lounge area, where tea making facilities are provided free of charge. Several restaurants, bars and shops are reachable within a few minutes´ walking distance of the property. The famous Bahnhofstrasse Shopping Street is situated 1,313 feet from the hostel, while the Kunsthaus Zurich is 1,641 feet away. Zurich Airport is reachable within 10 minutes by car.

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    • Internet
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.7 Good
    based on 555 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      8.5 "85% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 7.6 "Good service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      10.0 "Management was excellent, said 100%."
    • 7.3 "Internet works."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.7 "Breakfast is below average."
    • 4.7 "Bad amenities."
      4.7 "53% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.0 "100% complained about the elevator."
      1.0 "For 90%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
      2.0 "80% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 4.4 "Vibe wasn't good."
      4.5 "55% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      1.0 "For 90%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
    • 4.4 "Disappointing food."
      2.0 "For 80%, the dining experience was not enjoyable."
      2.0 "Unclean dining area, according to 80%."
    • 3.4 "Not very comfortable."
      0.9 "91% said rooms were small."
      2.9 "71% criticized the small bathroom."
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    Hotel type
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Good to know
    "Clean hotel facilities"
    "Clean bathroom"
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