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Safety index

94 out of 100

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Depot 195 - Hostel Winterthur

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8.6

Good (1,005 ratings)

Winterthur, Switzerland - 

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1.33 km Villa Flora

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3 km Swiss Science Center Technorama

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6.5 km Shopping Center Glatt

Hotel Overview

Depot 195 - Hostel Winterthur is a popular accommodation choice among travelers offering a unique experience in a historic building. The hostel's ambiance and services have generally received positive feedback from its guests.

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  1. Unique Atmosphere: Guests love the unique industrial charm and contemporary design of the hostel.
  2. Friendly Staff: Many reviewers appreciate the warm and helpful staff, making their stay more enjoyable.
  3. Location: Its central location is convenient for exploring the city and accessing public transportation.
  4. Cleanliness: The cleanliness of the rooms and common areas is frequently complimented by guests.
  5. Good Value: Many visitors find the hostel to provide good value for money, considering the amenities and experience it offers.
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Area for improvement

  1. Noise Levels: Some guests mention the noise from the surrounding area can be disturbing at night.
  2. Room Size: A few reviewers find the rooms to be smaller than expected.
  3. Limited Privacy: Due to the hostel's design, some guests feel that there could be more done to enhance privacy in shared spaces.
  4. Lack of Air Conditioning: During warmer seasons, the absence of air conditioning can make the rooms uncomfortably hot.
  5. Wi-Fi Connectivity: A handful of guests have experienced issues with the Wi-Fi connection being slow or unreliable.

Amenities

Extra beds/cribs

Breakfast available

Breakfast available

Free WiFi

Laundry

Laundry

Bar

Business services

Business services

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired internet

Limited onsite parking

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Total 1,005 Reviews

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8.6

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booking

925 Reviews

8.6 / 10

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expedia

80 Reviews

9.0 / 10

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Words are aggregated from hotel reviews across the web and listed by the most mentions.

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2% Negative98% Positive

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Marwan5 months ago
5/5Google icon

**I recently had the pleasure of staying at Depot 195 - Hostel Winterthur during my solo adventure through Switzerland, and I must say it left a lasting impression on me. **It boasts an ideal location that perfectly caters to solo travelers. Situated in the heart of Winterthur, the hostel is conveniently close to public transportation hubs, making it a breeze to explore the city and beyond. **Hygiene is a top priority for me when choosing accommodation, and Depot 195 did not disappoint. The common areas and dormitories were consistently clean and well-maintained. The hostel staff ensured regular cleaning schedules, and the bathrooms were spotless. **One of the standout features of Depot 195 is the exceptionally friendly and accommodating staff. From the moment I checked in, I felt welcomed and valued as a guest. The staff members were always ready to provide helpful tips on local attractions, transportation, and even shared some insider knowledge about hidden gems in Winterthur. Their warm hospitality added a personal touch to my solo travel experience. *Thank you so much Rebecca for the adapter :D ***I would highly recommend Depot 195 to fellow adventurers seeking a blend of convenience and community in the heart of Switzerland.

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Mohd Hafizi Abdul Fatah7 months ago
5/5Google icon

That hostel in Winterthur, Switzerland, is truly exceptional! The friendly staff and impeccable cleanliness make it a top choice. Its proximity to the train station is incredibly convenient, and the peaceful atmosphere adds to the charm. It's a fantastic place to stay while exploring Winterthur.

Hotel Quality

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 20

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Number of floors 2

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Number of buildings/towers 1

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Year Built 2013

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

5

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305

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238

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

Villa Flora

1.33 km

Swiss Science Center Technorama

3 km

Shopping Center Glatt

6.5 km

Hallenstadion

8 km

Zoo Zurich

10.5 km

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Getting around

Winterthur Seen S-Bahn

3 km

Winterthur Station

630 m

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Airports Nearby

Zurich Airport (ZRH)

13.5 km

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Restaurants

Kuhn Back & Gastro

490 m

Gottlieber Sweets & Coffee Winterthur

490 m

McDonald's

560 m

Negishi Sushi Bar

560 m

Asiaway

560 m

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Daytime safety

86 out of 100

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Nighttime safety

72 out of 100

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Winterthur safety index

Safety

Crime

94

Overall Safety Index

Very Safe

An average rating of the six safety categories

94 out of 100

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Women safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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93

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Physical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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100

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Property safety

Safe

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Likelihood of theft.

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73

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Political safety

Very Safe

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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100

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LGBTQ safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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100

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Medical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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100

22

Overall Crime index

Low

An average rating of the crime categories

22 out of 100

Property crime severity

Low

28

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Mugging or robbery  15/100

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Car theft  12/100

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Car break-ins  19/100

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Home break-ins  18/100

Violent crime severity

Minimal

16

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Physical attacks  20/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  19/100

Other crime severity

Minimal

18

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Insult or harassment in public  24/100

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Corruption or bribery  18/100

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Drug problem  37/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$0.7 - $2.5

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Coffee

$3.6 - $8.3

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Beer 0.5L

$1.4 - $3.1

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$20.8 - $46.8

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$3.6 - $7.1

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$4.2 - $5.2

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$104.1 - $249.9

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$9.4 - $26

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McMeal at McDonalds

$15.6 - $20.3

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$4.2 - $6.2

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Public transport, monthly pass

$83.3 - $233.2

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$1.8 - $2.1

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$20.8 - $71.8

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$52.1 - $182.2

Weather In Winterthur

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Precipitation In Winterthur

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Air Quality

Good

PM2.510

PM1016

20

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Air quality is acceptable and pollution poses no health risk. Enjoy outdoor activities as normal.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Poor

Water quality is very low. Consider alternative water drinking options.

Traffic around property

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Moderate

Traffic is moving at a steady pace, smooth driving without significant delays.

House Rules

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Check in after 16:00

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Check out until 10:00

Children welcome

No pets, service animals welcome

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