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Nottingham
Reviewed 20 June 2016

I stayed here with a family group last weekend. The position of the hostel was fine, however all was not well inside. With the Euro 2016 about to start we were disappointed to find that the TV didn't work. When we notified the lady that took charge she implied that it must have been due to something that we had...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

I'll start with the positives.....this bunkhouse is set in a beautiful location, walking distance to shops, pubs and just a short drive to Mount Snowdon. Sadly, there wasn't much to sing about inside the Vagabond, in fact reading other reviews makes me wonder whether I visited the same place! To be fair the whole building could benefit from a deep...

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Thank susan606
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 May 2016

a group of us stayed here for the duration of a walking weekend in Snowdonia. A member of our team found this bunkhouse on line and liked the reviews. We booked three nights there. The Vagabond is just off the main road half way up a hill. There is a lovely waterfall just beside the property. There are quite a...

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Thank carlalexander
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Staying at The Vagabond was one of the best ideas I've had. The location of the Hostel is really near the train station, so you can arrive here just by walking. On the other hand, the rooms are really large, comfortable and super clean. Moreover, the staff was really lovely, they recommended places to visit, and any doubts you have...

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Thank Alem7591
Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 April 2016

Location, location, location, and add a great host. Rooms as expected, clean and functional, great breakfast, the sausages could be better, but am picking; am not a student. The location is key, and it is perfect, after a great day walking, the bar is perfect for like minded outdoors type. Booked up for next month! Enjoy.

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Thank DeadInTheHead
Tredegar, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2016

3rd visit for my husband 1st visit here for myself. a warm welcomeon arrival by cally the receptionist. you must remember this is a bunk house but hot showers (mixed) free tea coffee and a bar. definately stay again.

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Thank kay p
Anand, India
Reviewed 24 March 2016

a wonderful start for my 40 days solo backpack trip in UK. you will be welcomed with wonderful smile for sure. great location with wonderful hilly green lush at the backdrop and small stream just across the road, though you can't see it, you will be able hear the water running at silent night, making you feel close to the...

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Thank Sweta Z
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2016

A yearly event for us and still a value for money stay as a large group. Some of the rooms looked a bit tired this time around and need new decor. Breakfast was good with ample toast, tea and filter coffee, along with a fried option as well. For a weekend, there wasn't much alcohol behind the bar, so regrettably...

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Thank F604
london
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed with 13 other guys. Very comfortable and warm. No noise. Good bar area, diner and kitchen. Staff are very accommodating. Down side was the showers on are on the ground floor and drying room is tight but that's really no big deal and the sausage for breakfast could be better in Wales. Overall a decent priced bunkhouse with great...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 March 2016

It’s a bunkhouse so I didn't expect a lot, but at the very least it would have been nice for my booking over the phone to have been gratefully received (I was practically shouted at for making a separate booking to my friends). It would also have been nice to have been offered a smile or even just an acknowledgement...

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Address: Craiglan Road, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 OAW, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Snowdonia National Park > Betws-y-Coed
Price Range: $62 - $102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Vagabond 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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