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Belfast City Backpacker Hostel

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3 reviews
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This was a disgusting place to stay. Mould on bathroom ceiling and in shower and general dirtyness plus limescale, very dusty. Found several boggies on the walls including in the shower. Stains and rips on bedsheets. However there are good communual facilities available and free WiFi.

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Manchester
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is neatly maintained, people are amicable, warm, welcoming and receptive. Rooms are good, though packed tightly with beds and moving space is very very less. But very cheap and affordable. Includes a decent breakfast. Perfect for short-term stay and travellers travelling alone or with friends. But located a little far away from the City centre and all the... More 

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Lahti, Finland
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in this hostel two nights in a double room. The rooms was clean, the breakfast is plenty, and the location is good to visit the town. Recommended :) I would return if I would be in Belfast again.

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Thank Zsófia F
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In 10 GBP what more I could expect to get in the UK.... I should say nothing more than what I got from City Backpacker..! Rather, I am happy with the staff, their cooperation, bed, quilt and linens, comfort, and most surprisingly the complementary breakfast(!!!) within this very 10 GBPs. I pre-booked the facility through booking.com and it was fine..!... More 

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Thank Imrul
Stuttgart, Germany
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

staffs partying very loud until 5am;breakfast consists of bread, jam, and mildwed eggs;showers are full of mould and you can't really regulate the water because it's either too cold or too hot to shower;big window in the bathroom that everyone can see through it; bed full of hairs; drunk, half-naked staffs; there are multiple codes for the locks in the... More 

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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Dirtiest place I have ever been! EVERYWHERE MOLD! DISGUSTUING AND HORRIBLE PLACE! The bathroom are full of MOLD, smells extremely bad, the whole place is full of trash. Would never ever go there again.

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2 Thank Emily M
London, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

First of all when we booked we were asked to give card details for a deposit. We called back multiple times as we never received an email confirmation but nothing. When we turned up they had no idea who the person was that had taken the card details and took half an hour to check us in because they were... More 

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3 Thank Katherine S
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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

This place has a great location in Belfast, just across the road from the beautiful Queens University. For a hostel it's a little on the pricey side but you do actually benefit from a high quality, well designed rooms. The place is clean and a decent free breakfast is provided. The communal areas are lovely, and I bet the little... More 

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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

This hostel is very chaotic and bad organized. The room they gave to us has the bathroom dirty with the WC clogged. The shower was not cleaned too, there were dirty spots all over and some disgusting mould in the corners of the shower box. There is no one in charge who makes sure that the rules are respected. Despite... More 

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2 Thank Alessandro C
Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

We booked a double room on HostelWorld only to get there and find there is no such thing and got a twin bunk instead! This alone would've been fine but the room was very plain- not even a chair or table in the room so all our stuff had to go on the floor. The room wasn't particularly clean either.... More 

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Additional Information about Belfast City Backpacker Hostel

Address: 53-55 Malone Avenue, Belfast BT9 6EP, Northern Ireland
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > Belfast
Price Range: $19 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Belfast City Backpacker Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 7
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“double room”
 of 5 bubbles zs_fiaf, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Use services during off peak hours is wiser, as in any other hostel”
 of 5 bubbles Imrul, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Dirty and cheap”
 of 5 bubbles KatherineS958, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I was up stairs so it did not matter and had room facing the street.”
 of 5 bubbles Ramon08, 15 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Steer clear of the dorm rooms if you need alot of space!”
 of 5 bubbles carleen1986, 1 Mar 2015 | Read review
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