We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
29/10/2017 30/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}
    Neighbourhoods
    Neighbourhoods

    Alcatraz Backpacker Hostel

    Schoenhauser Allee 133a, 10437 Berlin, Germany
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    29/10/2017 30/10/2017
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$59US$66
    View Deal
    Traveller (36)
    Room & Suite (15)
    Dining (2)
    1A Apartment Guesthouse and Hotel
    91 reviews
    #328 of 635 hotels in Berlin
     
    Schall und Rauch Stadthotel
    68 reviews
    #553 of 635 hotels in Berlin
     
    Zarenhof Prenzlauer Berg
    219 reviews
    #288 of 635 hotels in Berlin
     
    Park Inn by Radisson Berlin Alexanderplatz
    7,696 reviews
    #228 of 635 hotels in Berlin
     
    Overview
    • Excellent50%
    • Very good35%
    • Average12%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “bed dorm” (7 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    All hotel details
    {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
    1A Apartment Guesthouse and Hotel
    91 reviews
    #328 of 635 hotels in Berlin
     
    Schall und Rauch Stadthotel
    68 reviews
    #553 of 635 hotels in Berlin
     
    Zarenhof Prenzlauer Berg
    219 reviews
    #288 of 635 hotels in Berlin
     
    Park Inn by Radisson Berlin Alexanderplatz
    7,696 reviews
    #228 of 635 hotels in Berlin
     
    Rooms
    29 Oct30 Oct
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 2 partner sites to see rooms from US$59.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Berlin hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","PD_IB_DEEPLINK_ROOM_DETAIL_DW","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "10ecfcbfc9604ab180c8f954e591dbd1", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":288364,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":29,"month":10,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":30,"month":10,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"10ecfcbfc9604ab180c8f954e591dbd1","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":66,"lowestMetaPrice":59,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":66,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":66,"lowestMetaPrice":59,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":66,"hotelName":"Alcatraz Backpacker Hostel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjEwZWNmY2JmYzk2MDRhYjE4MGM4Zjk1NGU1OTFkYmQxIiwiQUlLIjoiNGFiYjBmYzI3YWZjNGI5ZWJmYjEzNmRlZGY4OWZhOTIifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "29/10/2017", "checkOut": "30/10/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$59", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (173)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 114 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I stayed here with m friend for 4 nights. Each of us had her own key to open front door and door to the room and having the code for the outer garden door was convenient. Room was spacious and nice, with great options to...More

    Thank Sofya K
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The hostel is in a fantastic location with lots of direct public transport access into the city centre (takes no longer than 10 mins on the U-Bahn from Eberswalde into Alexanderplatz) The staff on arrival were very friendly and informative. We stayed in a 4...More

    Thank Rhys L
    Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here with my friend in middle of September as we are travelling Europe. Staff were friendly and very helpful, 2 minute walk to metro which is then 4 stops to the Alexander Platz, outside area was nice to meet people, however the hostel was...More

    Thank Rach97x
    Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

    Very friendly staff, good location close to Mauer Park (4 stops from Alexanderplatz), tidy room with clean bathroom. Also the decoration is cool. They also organize 4h walk and rent bicycles per day. I would come back !

    Thank Juggler85
    Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

    I've been to a lot of hostels all around Europe and this one has to be the nicest. The guy on reception is super friendly, helpful, chatty and a great laugh. For a couple of hours every night, it's 'happy hour' in reception. You can...More

    Thank Jon P
    1A Apartment Guesthouse and Hotel
    91 reviews
    #328 of 635 hotels in Berlin
     
    Schall und Rauch Stadthotel
    68 reviews
    #553 of 635 hotels in Berlin
     
    Zarenhof Prenzlauer Berg
    219 reviews
    #288 of 635 hotels in Berlin
     
    Park Inn by Radisson Berlin Alexanderplatz
    7,696 reviews
    #228 of 635 hotels in Berlin
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$15 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 23
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, HostelWorld and Booking.com so you can book your Alcatraz Backpacker Hostel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Germany >
    • Berlin >
    • Prenzlauer Berg
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (36)
    Room & Suite (15)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (39)
    Bathroom (1)
    Nearby
    Prenzlauer Berg
    No Berlin neighbourhood has undergone a greater change
    than Prenzlauer Berg. The artists and non-conformists
    that defined the district’s intriguing subculture in
    the 1980s and 90s have been replaced by a young, hip
    crowd that frequents the many cafes. Where there were
    once run-down houses in the shadow of the Berlin Wall,
    there are now designer shops. Beautiful old homes have
    been modernized and renovated, and on Sundays,
    ...More
    Park Inn by Radisson Berlin Alexanderplatz
    7,696 reviews
    2.40 km away
     
    Zarenhof Prenzlauer Berg
    219 reviews
    .29 km away
     
    Schall und Rauch Stadthotel
    68 reviews
    .29 km away
     
    1A Apartment Guesthouse and Hotel
    91 reviews
    .09 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Villa Rodizio
    1,127 reviews
    .11 km away
    Osmans Toechter
    218 reviews
    .22 km away
    Burgerie
    103 reviews
    .23 km away
    Cafe Butter
    106 reviews
    .22 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Museum in der Kulturbrauerei
    200 reviews
    .48 km away
    Konnopke's Imbiss
    107 reviews
    .46 km away
    Baja Bikes Berlin
    406 reviews
    .48 km away
    Berlim Visitas Personalizadas
    115 reviews
    .21 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Alcatraz Backpacker Hostel staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "Wi-fi is free, but it only works on the ground floor. I am not sure if that extends to the rooms as I was on..."
    Read review
    "rooms at the 4th floor are really a pain in the * to get up there several times a day, there's no..."
    Read review
    "Book a shared room to meet fellow travellers"
    Read review
    "maybe ask for rooms on the higher floors for quiet"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing