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Kapstadt, Südafrika
Reviewed 10 July 2014

The hostel is located in the middle of Frankfurt - everything is in easy walking distance: train station, UBahn, river, museums, shopping, historical sights.....perfect choice if you want to get an impression of the city. Downside - it is in the middle of the red light district - but we felt safe at all times. (But could be difficult if...

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 21 June 2014

2 nights; comfortable clean double room with private w/c & shower; on a sketchy street but good security at entrance (guests must be buzzed in); close to train station; secure place for bicycles; WiFi included; only a couple of blocks from Main river; reasonable price for Frankfurt which tends to be not bad on the weekends & crazy expensive during...

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st paul, MN
Reviewed 18 June 2014

Spent 2 nights here. Great location only one block from main train station. Perfect if you are rail traveler. Like other reviews never had a problem with red light area. Two block walk brings you out of the area anyway. We had our three teenage kids with us and while they maybe had their eyes opened to the world it...

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Reviewed 15 June 2014 via mobile

Even though it is situated in the red light district it's really safe. As a female solo travel I didn't feel bothered by it. The room I stayed in was really nice and spacious. They provide you with a lockable chest to put your valuable stuff in, provided that you have a padlock. It's really big as well so you...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 6 June 2014

I spent one night at this hostel before flying out early the next day. The hostel is located in Frankfurt's red light district. The hostel makes this extremely clear on their website and in all email confirmations they send out. The hostel itself is extremely safe as the staff go to long lengths to ensure the safety of the guests....

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1Thank EvanM92
Bremen, Germany
Reviewed 6 June 2014

The hostel is very secure, unlike the one down the street. It has a great atmosphere and is a good balance between party and non-party. They have a bar and basement with pool and foosball, and the common area is always open with interesting people hanging out in it. I highly recommend! Despite being in the red light district, it...

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1Thank TylerBuchman
Reviewed 30 May 2014 via mobile

I love this place. The staff is awesome. Stayed for two nights and didn't go to bed before 5.30am on both occasions. Just a great atmosphere for a backpacker, great variety of music in the lounge, drinking games, free breakfast till 12pm, late check out, organised nights out... anything you would want, really. Yes, there are homeless people just outside...

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3Thank Ben F
Canada
Reviewed 8 May 2014

Hostel was very accommodating, letting me check in early. Good breakfast includes cheeses, meat slides, museli, toast, and coffee. Bar and kitchen areas both nice. Rooms are standard dorms. Lockers a bit awkward, large boxes under the bed. Washrooms are decent, mostly clean bit did have a bit of a smell. Overall the hostel is well designed. Staff were helpful...

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1Thank PolarBear777
Longueuil, Canada
Reviewed 3 May 2014

This hostel is really great. The staff is really nice and the location is good too. There is always activities organized and the pub crawl are just.. amazing! Beautiful rooms and easy to get to know people.

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Mostar
Reviewed 28 April 2014

We booked double private room, and stayed there for 6 nights. Excellent, friendly and very helpful staff. Thank you, guys! The breakfast is great and they have quite cheap drinks to order at the bar. 24h reception, free WiFi, free coffee and tea... Great location, great value. Probably the best place to meet new, interesting and great people. We couldn't...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Isn't it strange? Germany's biggest international airport, lots of interesting destinations on the doorstep, but hard to find a bed for a backpacker? From summer 2008 on these times are over! Then, the Five Elements Hostel will open its doors to the public. In a beautiful turn of the century building right in the center of Frankfurt, we created a quality hostel, from scratch, stylish and brand new. The Five Elements Hostel is wholly dedicated to you, the traveler. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Five Elements Hostel Frankfurt

Address: Moselstr. 40, 60329 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
Region: Germany > Hesse > Frankfurt > Bahnhofsviertel , Innenstadt
Price Range: RM94 - RM901 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Five Elements Hostel Frankfurt 2*
Number of rooms: 44
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“If snoring keeps you awake, choose a separate room.”
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“Depends on your budget you can chose individual rooms”
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“very quite, would recommend a flashlight so not to wake up the other patrons.”
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“Pick an upper level to escape a bit of the noise from the streets of the Red Light District!”
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