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Dundee Backpackers Hostel

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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
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“reading room”(8 reviews)
“games room”(15 reviews)
“shared bathroom”(5 reviews)
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Reviewed March 12, 2018

I stayed in one of the private rooms with a shared bathroom for one night. The hostel is in some lovely old buildings which have been recently renovated, and there are some great public areas such as the Reading Room. My room was reasonably comfortable,...More

Thank dawlee
Reviewed September 17, 2017

Great location, close to the train and bus station. Unfortunately due to the location it was very noisy, Saturday night you could hear the drunks screaming in the High Street up to 4am. The windows are as if there were none. Next night there was...More

Thank ruediblaettler
Reviewed August 20, 2017

A 1-night stay was booked by my friend - Never having stayed in a "hostel" before, as a middle-aged woman I was actually expecting the worst, but I couldn't have been more surprised! The building is amazing - 'like staying in a quirky museum! The...More

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Reviewed July 18, 2017

I stayed in the double room upstairs, ensuite. I didn't use the kitchen nor did I even see it. So I didn't fully immerse myself in the hostel way of life - but it was comfortable for the price. The location was fantastic - right...More

Thank Vi Z
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

The location is great in the city center. The hostel is an interesting structure. It has plenty of space to cook, read, relax, etc. The staff, however, are useless and do not seem to know what they are doing nor seem to know the area...More

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US$46 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United Kingdom > Scotland > Dundee
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Dundee Backpackers Hostel Scotland, UK
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July 22, 2017|
Response from Daniel W | Reviewed this property |
I used my provisional, basically some form of picture ID with a PASS logo should be fine
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"take a room on the backside of the house"
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"Be aware that stairs are difficult if you have heavy luggage."
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"The games room is a good place to stay"
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"Rooms to the rear are quite as the front is noisy at nighttime."
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