Low budget hotels in Berlin

Am Anhalter Bahnhof
38 euros and up
Singles, doubles and family rooms, close to Potsdamer Platz, some have showers/WCs on the landing outside the room. 24-hour check-in. The hotel has a personal ambience.
›› Kreuzberg, Stresemann Str. 36, Tel. 2 58 00 70, www.hotel-anhalter-bahnhof.de

Berolina Charlottenburg
35,50 euros and up
Hotel and guest house for young and young-at-heart with simply furnished rooms with one- to five beds with showers and WC outside the room on the landing.
›› Charlottenburg, Stuttgarter Platz 17, Tel. 32 70 90 72, www.hotel-berolina.de

Best Western Hotels
45 euros and up
World’s largest hotel chain with more than 4,000 hotels worldwide and 13 hotels in Berlin.
›› B.W. Grand City Hotel Berlin Mitte, Wedding, Osloer Str. 116a, Tel. 4 95 00 00
›› B.W. Hotel am Schloss Köpenick, Grünauer Str. 17-21, Tel. 65 80 50
›› B.W. Hotel Berlin-Mitte, Albrechtstr. 25/Ecke Reinhardt Str., Tel. 5 26 80 00
›› B.W. Hotel President, Schöneberg, An der Urania 16-18, Tel. 21 90 30
›› Free reservations Tel. 08 00/2 12 58 88, www.bestwestern.de

City Pension Berlin
32 euros and up
Small bed and breakfast, friendly management, in a very central location. 20 singles, doubles and family rooms, some with showers and WC. Small bar serving draft beer.
›› Charlottenburg, Stuttgarter Platz 9, Tel. 3 27 74 10, www.city-pension.de

Generator Berlin
35 euros and up, 10 euros in a 8/14-bed bedroom
More than 900 beds, Germany’s biggest hostel, large bar, beer garden, internet café, many young guests.
›› Friedrichshain, Storkower Str. 160, Tel. 4 17 24 00, www.generatorhostels.com

Hotel4Youth
58 euros and up, 27 euros in a 4-bed bedroom
Always very highly rated by its guests, this city hotel is recommended especially for globetrotters, Berlin fans, culture lovers and night owls. Located in a typical Berlin courtyard in the middle of Prenzlauer Berg. Modern rooms with shower/WC. The Hotel­4Youth am Mauerpark opened in August 2010 in the middle of an area of exciting modern history with a lively atmosphere.
›› Prenzlauer Berg, Schönhauser Allee 103, Tel. 4 46 77 83, www.hotel4youth.de

Hotel Bogota
40 euros and up
Stars have been coming to this traditional hotel near the Ku’damm for a long time. Years ago, for example, Benny Goodman appeared here and Helmut Newton learned his photographic skills here. More recently, Keira Knightley was photographed here by Mario Testino for the American issue of Vogue and for Rupert Everett, the Bogota is simply his “favorite hotel in the world.” But people such as you and I can also appreciate the comfortable rooms and good service at a low price.
›› Charlottenburg, Schlüter Str. 45, Tel. 8 81 50 01, www.bogota.de

Hotel Ibis Berlin-Mitte
49 euros and up
International hotel chain with low prices. It has 10 hotels in Berlin and the surrounding area, for example there is one close to Alexanderplatz with 198 modern rooms, parking garage.
›› Prenzlauer Berg, Prenzlauer Allee 4, Tel. 44 333-0, www.ibishotel.com

Hotel Pankow
35 euros and up
This modern hotel with light-toned furnishings in northeast Berlin has 43 rooms with TV, WiFi and telephone.
›› Pankow, Pasewalker Str. 14-15, Tel. 4 86 26 00, www.hotel-pankow-berlin.de

Meininger City Hotel & Hostel
34 euros and up, dormitory bed 8 euros
Meininger combines the services and comfort of a hotel with the open-minded and uncomplicated style of a hostel. All-you-can-eat-and-drink breakfast buffet, 24-hour reception, games area for children and adults, guests’ kitchen, bar, washing machine and dryer.
›› Mitte, Oranienburger Str. 67/68
›› Prenzlauer Berg, Schönhauser Allee 19
›› Kreuzberg, Hallesches Ufer 30
›› Kreuzberg, Tempelhofer Ufer 10
›› Moabit, Ella-Trebe-Str. 9
›› Berlin Flughafen BBI
›› Tel. 66 63 61 00, www.meininger-hostels.de

Motel One
49 euros and up
A lot of design for little money is the accusrate slogan of this Germany-wide, constantly expanding, low budget hotel chain. All its hotels offer fully equipped rooms with flat-screen TVs with iPod/MP3 connections, air-conditioning, mobile workspace and WiFi. The modern One Lounge is a combined lobby, breakfast restaurant and bar.
›› Moabit, Invaliden Str. 54, Tel. 36 41 00 50, 69 euros and up
›› Mitte, Leipziger Str. 50, Tel. 20 14 36 30, 69 euros and up
›› Moabit, Paul Str. 21, Tel. 39 06 33 40, 59 euros and up
›› Kreuzberg, Prinzen Str. 40, Tel. 70 07 98 00, 49 euros and up
›› Mitte, Dircksen Str. 36, Tel. 20 05 40 80, 69 euros and up
›› Schöneberg, An der Urania 12/14, Tel. 23 63 12 90, 59 euros and up
›› Charlottenburg, Kant Str. 7-11a, Tel. 31 51 73 60, 59 euros and up
›› 14532 Kleinmachnow, Heinrich-Hertz Str. 6, Tel. 76 68 69 86, 49 euros and up
›› www.motel-one.de

Pension Rotdorn
40 euros and up
Beautiful Grunewald mansion, close to trade fair, antique furniture, cozy 1- to 4-bed rooms, small kitchen, WiFi, garden with barbecue area.
›› Charlottenburg, Heer Str. 36, Tel. 30 09 92 92, www.pension-rotdorn.de