Hotel Transit

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Address: Hagelberger Straße 53, Berlin, 10965, Germany

Star rating:
1 star hotel

3.2

Great budget hostel in the heart of Kreuzberg.

This bright and breezy hostel occupies a former factory building in a great part of Kreuzberg. I have to admit that it's pretty basic - but it's also better than you'd expect for the price.

Location
3.5
90%
Eating/drinking
2.6
90%
Leisure facilities
n/a
90%
Service
4
90%
Value for money
3.5
90%
Bedrooms
3
90%
Public areas
2
90%

Location

Hotel Transit is located in Kreuzberg, on a quiet courtyard close to trendy Bergmanstraße, where you’ll find lots of bars, cafes, restaurants and shops, and the lovely Viktoria Park. Transport connections are good, with the Mehringdamm U-Bahn station only a five-minute walk away.

Bedrooms

The hotel has 50 bedrooms and dormitory rooms. Private rooms are en suite, with powerful showers, and are large and clean, although basic. Rooms don’t have televisions, but complimentary internet access is available in the lobby. Some rooms also overlook the courtyard. Beds are comfortable and rooms are serviced every day.

Public areas

There’s a lounge area to hang out in, with sofas and chairs.

Eating and drinking

A large breakfast buffet is included in the rate and served until 12pm. There is a bar in the reception area that is open 24 hours a day and allows smoking.

Service

Staff are knowledgeable and happy to provide insight on Kreuzberg’s art and nightlife scene. They all speak good English.

Who stays there

Young, budget travellers. People who are looking for parties, not a romantic getaway.

Price advice

Room rates include breakfast buffet. Group rates are also available. Each additional person costs an extra 21 euros.

Amenities

Recommended for

  • Backpackers / Students
  • Culture vultures
  • Singles
  • Nightlife
  • Shopping

Pros & Cons

  • Great location
  • Cheap rates
  • Decor is very basic
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