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    Ocean Backpackers

    29 St. James Place, Ilfracombe EX34 9BJ, England
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    Room & Suite (10)
    Dining (7)
    Overview
    • Excellent56%
    • Very good24%
    • Average14%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible4%
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    “top floor” (10 reviews)
    “bed dorm” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Family Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    1 - 5 of 95 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    We had a large group so booked out the entire place. The communal area was perfect for everyone to socialise and a great selection of rooms for all. Would highly recommend organising a group stay and I will be booking again for sure

    Thank AA J
    Response from ChrisTappenden, Owner at Ocean BackpackersResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for a cracking review! It was a real pleasure to host you and your group of friends and we are so pleased that you all had such a good time at Ocean Backpackers! Hope to see you all again soon!!

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Rented the whole place for a get together with family and friends. 30 adults, 10 kids and 3 dogs all very happy. Great location, loads of space, friendly staff and good facilities. Thanks so much, we had a fab time.More

    1  Thank Jess B
    Response from ChrisTappenden, Owner at Ocean BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Jess! Thank you so much for your great review! It was such a pleasure to host all your friends and family for the weekend and we are so pleased that you all really enjoyed your stay! We hope to welcome you all again to...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Very nice hostel near the harbour in Ilfracombe. Rooms very clean and spacious, with a big self catering kitchen and big lounge where you can relax and watch TV. Very friendly staff if you need help. The hostel is also very close to the town...More

    2  Thank anyoornalenk
    Response from ChrisTappenden, Owner at Ocean BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Rita, Thank you very much for your lovely review! It was such a pleasure to meet you and I am glad you decided to extend your stay with us so you could see a bit more of Ilfracombe and the surrounding area! We hope...More

    Reviewed 27 September 2017

    I volunteer for a youth group based in Knowle called Challenge Adventure Group. We ran a trip to Devon to do coasteering and surfing and wanted somewhere homely to stay that would be warm, clean and cosy with a self catering kitchen - we cook...More

    1  Thank Ruth B
    Response from Ocean B, Owner at Ocean BackpackersResponded 5 October 2017

    Hi Ruth, It was such a pleasure to accommodate your Challenge Adventure Group this September and we are so pleased that you all really enjoyed your stay at Ocean Backpackers! I know you did not know what to expect from your stay when you originally...More

    Reviewed 24 September 2017

    Stayed for a couple of nights as part of a scuba diving trip. It is well worth upgrading to get a private room. Those of the party that were in the dorms did not get a good nights sleep. I had up graded to a...More

    Thank minidriver
    Response from ChrisTappenden, Owner at Ocean BackpackersResponded 27 September 2017

    Hi There! Thank you very much for your review! Really pleased to hear that you had a very comfortable stay at Ocean Backpackers and that you found us great value for money! Your Dive Club have stayed with us on several occasions and we hope...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
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    • Price range
    • US$33 - US$67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Devon >
    • Ilfracombe
    • Also Known As
    • Ocean Backpackers Ilfracombe, UK - Devon
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    Traveller (17)
    Room & Suite (10)
    Dining (7)
    Pool & Beach (3)
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    Room Tips
    "Top floor is quietest"
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    "Top floor is quiet and has its own kitchen"
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    "Dorm room en suite was spacious and great hot powerful shower."
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