Generator Hostel Kopenhagen

Copenhagen, Denmark

9.2 K reviews
Very good budget hotel. Good for sightseeing and close to the city center. Great pool. 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
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • 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
    • 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.


  • Pool
    "Great pool"

    Plenty of activities pool.

    "Great pool."

  • Location
    "Great location"

    Superb location. Location superb. Location was fantastic.

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

  • Bar and Beverages
    "Bar is awesome"

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

    "Nice bar with tasty alcoholic drinks." "Beverages could be cheaper." "Bar service is acceptable."

  • WiFi
    "Good internet service"

    Excellent Wi-Fi. Wi-fi connection worked fine. Excellent wifi coverage.

    "Good wifi quality." "Free internet."

  • Vibe
    "Awesome vibe"

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

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

  • Amenities
    "Great amenities"

    Amazing communal areas. Amazing facilities. Loved the hammocks.

    "Excellent terrace and entrance area." "Facilities are modern with a lovely conference area." "Great hotel grounds and outdoor sports facilities." "Beautiful architecture." "Elevator in need of updating." "Conventional kids facilities."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Excellent customer service. Staff were amazing. Amazing English.

    "Service is friendly, but so-so housekeeping." "Reception and bar service are as expected." "Recreation staff is nice." "Great hotel security." "Laundry service can be improved." "Room service is average." "Booking process should be better organized."

  • Breakfast
    "Breakfast is average"

    Rotten eggs. Decent continental breakfast. Hard for breakfast.

    "Breakfast is decent but expensive."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    Excellent accommodations. Tiny little room. Smelly towel.

    "Decent, new, and clean rooms with okay beds." "Bathrooms are not great, but moderately clean." "Small, poorly-maintained rooms with inadequate A/C." "Subpar TV's and kitchenettes." "Shower was ok." "Views and furnishings are standard."

  • Value for money
    "Fairly good value for money"

    Cheap rental bikes. Quite expensive for a hostel. You have to pay for lockers.

    "Fairly good value for money." "Pricey breakfast and dining." "Beverages could be cheaper." "Free internet."