Generator Hostel Kopenhagen

Copenhagen, Denmark

9 K reviews
Very good budget hostel. Close to Kongens. Good for sightseeing and close to the city center. Awesome vibe.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Garage & Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Central Heating
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Wheelchair access
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Lounge
    • Washing Machine
  • Facility
    • Bicycle Cellar
    • Laundry Facilities
    • Elevators
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • WLAN access
    • Game room
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant(s) with high-chairs
    • Nightclub
    • TV Room
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
    • Pub(s)
  • Food
    • Breakfast Served
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Cycling/Mountain Biking
    • Children's Entertainment
    • Billiards/Snooker
Adelgade 5 – 7 1304 Copenhagen


The hotel is located just 800 metres from Kongens Nytorv metro station, where all lines stop. The hotel is approximately 1 km from Nørreport train station with connections to all other trains and metro lines. The city centre is just 4 minutes away using public transport, and there are shops, restaurants, bars, nightclubs and a bus station within a couple of minutes’ walk from the hotel. Other places of interest include Banisk Have, Geologisk Museum and Statens Museum for Art, all of which are around 1 km away. The airport is approximately 9 km from the hotel.


The hostel was built recently, in 2011. Guests are welcomed at the accommodation, which has a total of 175 rooms. At the establishment, travellers are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. Most storeys are accessible by lift. Amenities include a baggage storage service and a safe. Wireless internet access in public areas allows guests to stay connected. Among the culinary options available at the hostel are a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room, a café, a bar and a pub. Shopping facilities are also available. There is also a garden. Additional features at the accommodation include a TV room and a playroom. Travellers arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the garage (for a fee) or in the car park (for a fee). Bicycles can be left in the bicycle storage area. Available services and facilities include room service and a laundry service. A bicycle hire service (for a fee) gives guests the opportunity to explore the surrounding area independently.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, central heating and a bathroom. Most rooms also feature a terrace for relaxation. A double bed ensures a good night's sleep. A safe and a desk are also available. In addition, there is a washing machine and an ironing set. Internet access, a TV and WiFi add to the comfort of the holiday. Rooms suitable for wheelchair access are bookable. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a bathtub. Bathrooms with wheelchair access can also be booked. The establishment offers non-smoking rooms.


Guests can enjoy a varied leisure programme thanks to the range of sport and entertainment options available. The terrace is a great place to while away the time. Leisure options at the hostel include billiards, or for a fee, biking/mountain biking. Entertainment options and leisure facilities include live music and a disco.


Breakfast can be booked.


The following credit cards are accepted at the accommodation: American Express, VISA, Diners Club, JCB and MasterCard.


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Excellent environment. Superb location. Location was fantastic.

    "Great location." "Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping." "Not great access by car, with poorly rated parking." "Close to the train station and the airport." "Parking should be cheaper."

  • Bar and Beverages
    "Bar is awesome"

    Fantastic on-site bar. Excellent bar/lounge area. Amazing bar area.

    "Good, but spendy, bar."

  • Vibe
    "Awesome vibe"

    Beautifully designed hostel. Atmosphere was amazing. Great lounge area.

    "Awesome vibe." "Friendly atmosphere." "Modern Hotel." "Pleasant entrance area." "Stylish hotel." "Fine for a budget trip." "Good for traveling with friends." "Suitable for solo travelers."

  • WiFi
    "Good internet service"

    Excellent Wi-Fi. Excellent wifi coverage. Amazing wifi signal.

    "Good wifi quality." "Free internet."

  • Amenities
    "Great amenities"

    Amazing communal areas. Loved the hammocks. Great lounge area.

    "Good outdoor sports facilities." "Great conference area and nice entrance area." "Awesome terrace." "Elevator in need of updating."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Apologetic staff. Staff were really accommodating. Staff were amazing.

    "Friendly service."

  • Breakfast
    "Breakfast is average"

    No croissants. Rotten eggs. Decent continental breakfast.

    "Breakfast is decent but expensive."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    NO TOILET PAPER. Toliet seat was old. Stinky smell in the room.

    "Standard room overall with standard beds, although quite small with low rated minibars." "Poorly-maintained rooms, small bathrooms, and substandard furniture and A/C." "Great views from updated, clean rooms." "Subpar TV's and kitchenettes." "Shower was ok."

  • Value for money
    "Value for money could be better"

    You have to pay for lockers. Had to pay for luggage storage. Bad value for money.

    "Value for money could be better." "Pricey breakfast and dining." "Beverages could be cheaper." "Free internet."