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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Can't think of anywhere else I would want to stay when in Falmouth. Had to overnight in Falmouth before setting off on a week's sailing. My brother called Dennis to arrange an overnight stay. LIAT airlines true to reputation did not keep our flight schedule. Arrived 8 hours late..just before midnight. Called and was given hostel access. Clean, functional, convenient...

Thank NauticalSolutions
Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

After several visits, I am happy to be back. The owners do a great job and allthough they are very busy in the season, they are always very welcoming. She does a marvellous job preparing breakfasts in the morning, he cooks very good meals in the evening. The hostel is always nice and calm, and their bar is a great...

1Thank ToyBoy_B
Vicenza, Italy
Reviewed 19 January 2015

I stay in this hostel one month,the owner so beautiful,very very clean beautiful view,breakfast and food so good. The hostel is to close at the beach and nice service the bus for town. Beautiful view in front at the marina in English Harbour

1Thank 132lele
Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 27 April 2014

We stayed for three days, it is located on the upper floor of a two story building five overlooking Falmouth Harbour across the street. It was filled with sailors like ourselves who were crewing on boats for the Classic or race week. Dennis and Jules were great hosts and provided cheap accommodation, food and drink for those looking for a...

Thank Boatguy64
Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2014

I booked 15 nights at the Waterfront Hostel with its charming owners Dennis and Julia… I needed a base from which to visit friends on the island and attend a seven day day sailing course. The hostel is in a fantastic location within Falmouth, everywhere being within a short walk. Julia cooked up a wicked breakfast every morning and my...

Thank Kevinsimmons
Hampshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2014

In many parts of the world to sit in bar / breakfast room like this on first floor with a view over Falmouth harbour and all the yachts etc would cost a fortune. Here with clean rooms and great hosts, as previous review, you will have a great stay. The rooms are simple with no air con, have shower within...

Thank jami mike
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2013

One of the few hostels in the Lesser Antilles, this is a good one. Big beds, not crowded, lovely public area. great views, near to amenities, and very warm and inviting owners. It's great value at $25 a night for the dorm bed. Private rooms are also available.

Thank Brombags
Eastern Caribbean
Reviewed 18 April 2013

I actually live in Antigua but on the other side of the island. A couple of times a year we spend the weekend at the Waterfront because it is the perfect place to make a home away from home. The rooms are comfortable and the owners are very nice. They really make you feel at home and help you get...

Thank DonMacCluskey
Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2013

Stayed for 3 days in January 2013. Dennis and Jules are the perfect hosts and the location is superb. This is not luxury but if you are backpacking. joining or leaving a yacht or just looking for a budget room this is what you need. Clean single/double rooms with a sink and shower, or a bunk room for those on...

2Thank UigAl21
Reviewed 25 January 2013

Myself and a sailing colleague stayed at Waterfront for a few days following a sailing trip. It is located in an ideal location to enjoy all the local restaurants/bars etc in Falmouth Harbour and English Harbour, the local beach (Pigeon Beach) is approx 10/15 mins walk away, so is obviously a good place for sailors to stay before or after...

2Thank RecentlyRetired63

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Additional Information about The Waterfront Hostel

Address: The Compton Building | Dockyard Drive, English Harbour, Antigua
Region: Caribbean > Antigua and Barbuda > Antigua > Saint Paul Parish > English Harbour
Price Range: $52 - $79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
Also Known As:
The Waterfront Hostel Antigua/English Harbour
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“The hostel is very quiet in the low season (May to November) which is good because there are rooms always available, but doesn't help with the atmosphere or meeting people (but the pub, 'Life on the Corner', is only a 5 minute walk away).”
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