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Jetpak Alternative Hostel

Goerlitzerstrasse 38, Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Warning. Not for the faint hearted: graffiti, dog shit, rats and punk rock clubs. pls check the location before you go as we are not next to brandenburg gate and the main trainstation Read more

92% Overall Rating 60 out of 63 customers would recommend this property based on 63 reviews

Atmosphere 95%

Cleanliness 90%

Facilities 94%

Location 90%

Safety 93%

Staff 94%

Value 90%

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What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Luggage Room

Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Lockers
  • Adaptors
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Cafe
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Steam room
  • Towels for hire

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel 1.18USD

Important Information

***Important*** Please read all the information here before booking***
As we are a small hostel aimed at solo travelers and small groups, we do not accept groups larger than 4 people. We want to create a friendly, social atmosphere, that makes it easier for travelers to meet other guests, and find that with large groups this is not possible.
As most of the bars and clubs in the area have a 21 y/o age requirement, we also require all guests to be between 21 & 40 years old
*Please do not book if you do not meet these requirements*

PLEASE NOTE:
During the New Years period (27th of December 2013 to 2nd of January 2014), we have a minimum stay of four nights. Booking for this period require payment in full, prior to arrival. This will be charged to the credit card used to make the booking. During this period we have a 14-day cancellation policy.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 15:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Berlin?

Contact us directly

Warning. Not for the faint hearted: graffiti, dog shit, rats and punk rock clubs. pls check the location before you go as we are not next to brandenburg gate and the main trainstation Read more

Shared Rooms

Basic 6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 8 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Standard 4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Private Rooms

Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 3 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Superior 4 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Superior

About Jetpak Alternative

***Important*** Please read all the information here before booking***
**During the New Years period (starting 27th December), we have a minimum stay of four nights. Booking for this period require payment in full, prior to arrival. This will be charged to the credit card used to make the booking. During this period we have a 14-day cancellation policy.**
As we are a small hostel aimed at solo travelers and small groups, we do not accept groups larger than 4 people. We want to create a friendly, social atmosphere, that makes it easier for travelers to meet other guests, and find that with large groups this is not possible.
As most of the bars and clubs in the area have a 21 y/o age requirement, we also require all guests to be between 21 & 40 years old
*Please do not book if you do not meet these requirements*

Warning: Not for the faint of heart. We are NOT located close to Brandenburg Gate or Mitte. If you're looking for a 'city centre' location, please don't book with is. He be graffiti, dog sh*t, rats and punk rock clubs - this is Kreuzberg!

Brought to you by the two-time recipients of Hostelworld's 'No. 1 Hostel in Germany award (August & December '12) and Hostelworld's 'Cleanest Hostel Worldwide' in 2006 and 2007 for our other Jetpak hostels, here comes Jetpak Alternative!

Situated in the so36 area of Kreuzberg, we're within walking distance of Berlin's most famous Electro and Indie Rock clubs like Watergate, Berghain, Magnet and Lido, in an area with cafés and second-hand stores.

Upon arrival, our friendly and knowledgable staff will provide you with a large map of Berlin, information on all the main tourist attractions, as well as some of the lesser know sites in Berlin, such as abandoned amusements parks and Nazi/Soviet military complexes.

We're flash packer certified - there's an iPod speaker and charger in every room, plus free broadband internet with the fastest upload in Berlin.

There's Wi-Fi in every room and the common area, plus OS X computers with card-readers on every floor. Each bed also has an individual reading light.

We have power adaptors for every country and you can call Australia, Canada and the US for free.

Sorry, we don't have kitchen facilities, but you can support the local eateries - a Döner Kebab can be had for 2,30€, Falafel for 2,30€ or a German lunch for just 3,50€

*We don't have 24hr reception, so please let us know if you are going to arrive after midnight. But don't worry, there is no curfew!*
*If the above booking conditions are not met, the bookings will be canceled or you will be turned away from the hostel upon arrival*
*Please note we have a 5% City Tax in Berlin, which will be added to the price of the reservation*

Accommodation Information

We offer private and shared accomodation.
Room sizes starting with 3 beds up to 8 beds
linen is included in the price
charge you iPod or iPhone with in room docking stations
all rooms have security lockers, use your own locker or ours (deposit)

Location Information

we are located in the very edgy part of kreuzberg called so36 close to berlins most famous electro and indie rock clubs like watergate, magnet, lido and berghain in an area with cafes and second hand stores.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.