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Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of a&o Hamburg Hauptbahnhof

a&o Hamburg Hauptbahnhof

2.0 star property
Hostel with bar/lounge, near Miniatur Wunderland

7.0/10 Good

889 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet friendly
  • Non-smoking
  • Bar
  • 24/7 front desk
  • Laundry facilities
The price is $58
Price available on 8/14/2022
Amsinckstrasse 2-10, Hamburg, HH, 20097
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Library
  • Front desk safe
  • Snack bar/deli
  • ATM/banking services
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Meeting room
  • Free newspapers in the lobby
  • Luggage storage
Feel at home
  • Private bathroom
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Free toiletries
Cleaning & Safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Hamburg-Mitte
  • Miniatur Wunderland - 20 min walk
  • Elbe Philharmonic Hall - 28 min walk
  • Reeperbahn - 34 min walk
  • Hamburg City Hall - 4 min drive
  • St. Pauli Piers - 13 min drive
  • Fish Market - 8 min drive
  • Hagenbeck Zoo - 13 min drive
  • Volksparkstadion - 30 min drive

Getting around

  • Hamburg Airport (HAM) - 17 min drive
  • Hamburg Central Station - 12 min walk
  • Hamburg (ZMB-Hamburg Central Train Station) - 12 min walk
  • Hamburg Dammtor Station - 28 min walk
  • Steinstrasse U-Bahn - 4 min walk
  • Messberg U-Bahn - 10 min walk
  • South Central U-Bahn - 10 min walk

About this property

a&o Hamburg Hauptbahnhof

At a&o Hamburg Hauptbahnhof, you'll be within a 15-minute drive of Reeperbahn and Hagenbeck Zoo. You can unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge, and buffet breakfast is available daily. Also, this hostel is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Miniatur Wunderland and 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Elbe Philharmonic Hall. Fellow travelers say good things about the helpful staff and location. Public transportation is just a short walk: Steinstrasse U-Bahn is 4 minutes and Messberg U-Bahn is 10 minutes.


English, German

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
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At a glance

Hotel size

  • 107 rooms
  • Arranged over 7 floors


  • Check-in time from 3 PM - 10 PM
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets allowed (dogs only, 1 per room)*
  • Specific rooms only*


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • No onsite parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–11:00 AM
  • Bar/lounge
  • Snack bar/deli

What to do

  • Pool table

Working away

  • Meeting room


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage


  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Library
  • Television in common areas


  • Elevator


  • English
  • German

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city and may be collected at the property. The amount varies based on factors such as length of stay, property classification, and room price. Other exemptions or reductions might apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 8.90 for adults and EUR 4.50 for children (approximately)
  • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge of EUR 12.50 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of EUR 12.50 (subject to availability)


  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 12.50 per pet, per night

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-out is available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.


This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

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2/10 Poor

Terrible experience!
We arrived and had to wait 45 minutes for someone to come and check us in, than we went up to the room to find no sheets in the bed. I went downstairs to let them know and they gave me sheets to do the beds myself… I went back up to do so and when I turned around one of the blankets there was vomit all over it. I went back down again and the reaction was “ that happens sometimes” like it was a normal thing. Than there where also 2 homeless guys coming into the lobby to search through the trash cans and none of the staff said anything. Terrible experience!
Nadine, 1-night family trip
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8/10 Very Good

Keiran, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

As expected
Good stay for the price. Nothing fancy, but room was clean and spacious! Close to the main train station (10 min walk max) but on a busier road so can be loud with the window open. Overall good stay based on price and location!
Tess, 2-night trip with friends
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8/10 Very Good

Great service. Highly recommended. Only downside was the the bed but overall great value for money.
Nuno, 3-night business trip
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8/10 Very Good

MT, 2-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Perfect for a lads/girls trip away
Good value for money, great communal area. Perfect for a trip away as a group.
Matty, 3-night trip with friends
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8/10 Very Good

A very typical A&O hostel
A very typical A&O hostel, though it was a bit further away from the HBf than most other A&O hostels. I had to move rooms while I was there and while the first room was large and spacious, the second one was slightly cramped. So, your mileage may vary. The lift doors are slightly fiddly to open and some of them are quite stiff and you may require both your arms free to open some of them. Cleanliness in the rooms was good. There was a bit of a crisis in the guest kitchen when the refrigerator defrosted and the floor was flooded, but the night team dealt with it promptly.
1-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

Clean place to stay, with helpful staff
Spacious clean rooms, though the walls are a bit too thin (one can hear conversations in the next door room a little too clearly) and the toilet and shower area can be a bit too small for a large person (so one is always bumping into the walls/taps, etc). The lift doors can require some upper body strength to operate. But, the place is clean and the staff are very helpful.
1-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

David, 3-night trip with friends
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8/10 Very Good

It was definitely fit for purpose. Would have probably made more use out of the facilities if we were younger. Very convenient location in proximity to the central station and walking distance to tourist sites.
2-night trip
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