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Backpackers St. Pauli

Hostel | Bernstorffstraße 98, Hamburg, Germany 22767

88.3% Overall Rating

39 out of 40 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (12/10/2015)

Denise Küng thinks…

"Staff was friendly and helpful, location is in a quiet street but not too far away from all the bars"

Read all Backpackers St. Pauli reviews


  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Bar(s)
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Outside area

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast USD 5.32
  • Linen USD 2.66
  • Towel USD 1.60

What's Included

  • Luggage Room

Important Information

Check in from 3 pm - 6 pm. Please call us directly if you have a delay. Latest check-in is possible at midnight!! MPORTANT! As we are a real Backpacker Property we don't accept groups bigger than 6. Guests under 18 who are travelling without their parents we need a letter of agreement from both parents (or all legal gardians), copies of their parent's passports or IDs and phone numbers for case of emergency. If you don't arrive the time you mentioned in your reservation, we have to cancel the beds at least after one hour. So please call us as soon as you know of your delay to secure your booking. Please note that we have to charge you in case of oversleeping with 5 EUR every 30 Minutes (.-Check out time 12:00, We think 12 is fair, so be fair to us and give us the chance to clean properly till the next check in. THANK YOU!) Sleepingbags, Camping gear is not allowed in the rooms. We'll store them for you. Sleeping without bedlinen or using a sleepingbag will be charged with a 50 EUR fee for cleaning.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 15:00
Latest Check-out: 12:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Hamburg?

Contact us directly

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Come and stay with us in one of the most interesting districts of Hamburg. Check out our familiar atmosphere and start your discovery of St. Pauli. Read more

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About Backpackers St. Pauli

Next Stop: St. Pauli. Home of Alternative Lifestyle.

Explore the district and get in touch with the cosy atmosphere of St. Pauli's little streets and corners.
Learn about the history of this special area of Hamburg. From the beginning as the ropemakers worked by the river
and gave famous Reeperbahn its name over the 60ies where the Beatles made their first steps on stage to the middle
of the 80ies as Hafenstraße was squatted and now.

Starting off with a breakfast in the hostelcafé/bar or you prepare your own in our lounge, you are ready for the beauty of Hamburgs sights.
In the evening our hostelcafé/bar offers snacks and drinks including a nice range of handcrafted beers from germany. Meet the other travelers here or again in our lounge where you can prepare your own meals.

During spring/summer our backyard is open for a nice chillout in the hammock or from time to time with a nice BBQ.

Our rooms are partly equipped with ensuite bathroom or balcony. For your belongings we provide lockers in the rooms for each guest. Every bed has its own reading light and a shelf. Extra powersockets can be requested at the reception.

WIFI is free of charge, if you don't have a laptop or netbook, feel free to use our computer at the bar.

Please note that bedlinen is not included and will be charged with 2.50EUR for a set.
If you are staying 3 nights or more, bedlinen is included. Sleeping without bedlinen, using own bedlinen or sleepingbags is not allowed. Please understand that sleeping bags will be stored seperately and handed back at departure.

In general we don't have age restriction but guests traveling alone unter 18 must provide a written approval by a parent or a guardian.

Important: When you are checked in - there is no curfew but for check-in our reception has the following opening times:

08:00 - 00:00 April-October
09:00 - 22:00 November-March

Accommodation Information

Simple, yet cosy 10 rooms on three floors, 6 of which with en suite facilities, 4 with facilities adjacent in the corridor and 2 with balcony. Most beds are bunk beds, with a 90x200cm mattress, plus two double bed rooms and one triple bed room with single beds. FREE Wi-Fi!!!
Bedlinen will be provided by the hostel and has to be used. Own bedlinen and sleeping bags are not allowed.
experienced Travellers know why.

IMPORTANT! As we are a real Backpacker Property we don't accept groups bigger than 6!

Location Information

Backpackers St. Pauli is located in a quiet, but still central part of St. Pauli. It is
therefore possible to sample the nightlife, shopping, sightseeing of the area and still enjoy an undisturbed sleep in the evening.

The "Center" (Area around townhall and main train station) can be reached by bus within 15 minutes.
Airport can be reached by S-Bahn within 50 minutes.