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    Dover Backpackers

    Russell Street, Dover CT16 1PY, England
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    Overview

    • Excellent25%
    • Very good14%
    • Average8%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible38%
    13 Jun 2016
    “Very basic, but fair for the price”
    8 Feb 2017
    “A breakfast fit for Kings”
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    BEST WESTERN PLUS Dover Marina Hotel & Spa
    1,096 reviews
    #5 of 9 hotels in Dover
     
    Premier Inn Dover Central (Eastern Ferry Terminal) Hotel
    1,721 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Dover
     
    Loddington House
    118 reviews
    #7 of 9 hotels in Dover
     
    Hubert House Guesthouse
    200 reviews
    #10 of 41 B&Bs / Inns in Dover
     
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    1 - 5 of 70 reviews

    Reviewed 8 February 2017

    Hi, I can’t believe one reviewer's claim that ”The "free breakfast" is literally just bad coffee in a dirty cup.” When I stayed there last summer during a geology field trip with some old uni colleagues, Paul, the delightfully attentive owner, appeared every morning with...More

    3  Thank jmcjannet
    Reviewed 6 February 2017

    Apart the fact that it´s close to the "town centre", nothing is good. Not even close to okay, and I´ve been in a LOT of hostels. After the horrible experience, I thought someone must let people know how horrible this place is. First of all,...More

    1  Thank Johanna D
    Reviewed 29 January 2017

    Well-situated not far from either the ferry port or Dover town center, and at what seems like a very reasonable price (10 GBP on the website - turns out to be a straight-out lie. They charge 15 GBP a night), this seems like a good...More

    Thank Heidi H
    Reviewed 29 October 2016

    I never gave a one-star review before, but boy, does this place deserve it! Sure, it is cheap, but it definitely is not worth more than what you pay for! When you enter the building, currently placed in the middle of a rebuilding site, it...More

    1  Thank Vera v
    Response from thecastleinn, Owner at Dover Backpackers

    And those are just the good points, kindest regards Paul

    Reviewed 16 October 2016

    kind of strange place where things are really weird , if you are young you might like it, one bloke farted and every one thought it was funny then he farted again, really gross , he then drank some lemonade and belched

    2  Thank 896jude
    Response from thecastleinn, Owner at Dover Backpackers

    Right, thanks for the review, kind regards Paul

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    1,721 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Dover
     
    Loddington House
    118 reviews
    #7 of 9 hotels in Dover
     
    Hubert House Guesthouse
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    #10 of 41 B&Bs / Inns in Dover
     
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • USD 24 - USD 38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    "Ask beforehand for the room with the bracing see view"
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    "If you have to stay here, maybe select an attic room, since there's one floor between you and the bar."
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    "Add a tup to help travellers choose a good room: in another hostel."
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    "Try to avoid unless absolutely necessary."
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