Overview

Generation Ymca Hostel Basel

Gempenstrasse 64, 4053 Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
+41 61 361 73 09

S$ 38+

Overall guest ratings

8.5/10 Excellent
based on 2,482 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.7
  • 8.8
  • 8.6
  • 6.6

Good to know

  • Nice building
  • Good kitchenette
  • Clean hotel facilities
  • Train station is close

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    About

    Situated in Basel, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of BIS Tower, Basel Zoo, and Basel Historical Museum. Basler Muenster and Basel Town Hall are also within 1 mi (2 km).

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    AMENITIES

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Business centre
    • Concierge service
    • Gift shop
    • Game room
    • No smoking
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Pool table
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Laundry facilities
    • Express check out
    • Free Internet
    • Pets not allowed
    • Long-term parking (surcharge)
    • Parking (surcharge)
    • Grill
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    based on 2,482 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.6 "Easily accessible by car, said 96%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.9 "89% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.6 "Good value."
      7.7 "77% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
      9.7 "97% thought it was a great value."
      9.1 "91% were happy with the price."
    • 7.1 "Good cleanliness."
      9.5 "95% thought it was clean."
    • 6.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.6 "Internet is average."
      5.8 "58% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 6.0 "Rooms are ok."
      6.4 "Only 64% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.2 "For only 52%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.8 "Only 68% said rooms were big enough."
      5.3 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 53%."
      5.5 "Only 55% thought the shower was ok."
      6.1 "Only 61% said the rooms were modern."
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    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    based on 322 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.5 "85% said the reception staff was great."
    • 6.8 "Average comfort."
      6.4 "Only 64% said rooms were big enough."
      6.9 "For only 69%, the noise level was all right."
    • 6.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.2 "Rooms are ok."
      5.2 "For only 52%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.4 "Only 64% said rooms were big enough."
      6.6 "Only 66% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.6 "Only 56% thought the shower was ok."

    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    based on 546 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 8.6 "Good value."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.5 "85% said the reception staff was great."
    • 6.8 "Average comfort."
      6.7 "Beds were acceptable for 67%."
      6.8 "Only 68% said rooms were big enough."
    • 6.4 "Internet is average."
      5.9 "59% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 6.3 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.8 "Average cleanliness."
      5.2 "Only 52% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 4.5 "Rooms are not good."
      4.7 "53% complained about the bathroom."
      3.4 "66% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.4 "66% found problems with the furniture."
      4.8 "52% said the bathroom was dirty."
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    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    based on 1,613 reviews
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.5 "Easily accessible by car, said 95%."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
    • 6.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.1 "Rooms are ok."
      5.0 "For only 50%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.5 "Only 65% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.1 "Only 51% thought the shower was ok."
      5.0 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 50%."
      6.2 "Only 62% said the rooms were modern."
    • 6.0 "Internet is average."
      5.5 "55% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    Hotel type
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    Good to know
    "Nice building"
    "Good kitchenette"
    "Clean hotel facilities"
    "Train station is close"
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