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Five Elements Hostel Frankfurt

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  • Excellent40%
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  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
2.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsthe red light districta private double roomtop bunktrain stationnever felt unsafehour barcommon roomcommon areasbunk bedsshared bathroommain stationwould stay againtwo nightsminutes walkingyour luggageclean roomsnice stay
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Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed at this fantastic hostel for one night with my family, two adults and three kids. Yes it is in the red light district, but except this it is fantastic with fantastic crew making the stay comfortable - and a great first experience staying in...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

Great Hostel! Everything about it was fantastic. Would definitely come back to Frankfurt just for this hostels atmosphere! The staff were amazing and friendly, absolutely brilliant! Only issue was the rooms were ridiculously warm but with it being around 34 degrees Celsius that's something that...More

Thank Sean H
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Not the prettiest neighborhood to say the least, but it is not a nuisance. The hostel is clean and secure and the bed was quite comfortable. A pity there is no shower in the room. Wifi works very well. The bar with breakfast room is...More

Thank Julien K
Reviewed 15 July 2015

Five Elements is right by the station which extremely convenient coming in from the airport. It's just three stops from the airport so getting in and out of the city is easy. The private rooms we stayed in (stayed here twice!) were both large and...More

Thank notsohostel
Reviewed 9 July 2015

The showers are great, despite there little privacy (no closing doors for cubicles). Also the rooms are clean and the staff are super friendly. Obviously the location in the red light district is a bit dodgy, but they make up for that pretty good. Wifi...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$28 - US$250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$28 - US$250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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travelerJ3669TW
24 May 2016|
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Response from Paul A | Reviewed this property |
I TRIED FOR A PRIVATE ROOM, but I think its all dormitories,speak to the hostel about prices, I just stayed there for 2 nights.
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PinksLovesToTravel
8 January 2016|
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Response from Amanda P |
Sex workers should be of no threat. Germany is very safe in general.
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"just don't, pay more for another hostel, it would be better"
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"Very affordable and clean place to stay"
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"second floor is good"
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"Although the hostel is in the red light district, inside you felt safe."
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