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51 Grainger Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5JE England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Fitness centre
2 Star accommodation
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All reviews bunk beds free tea coffee big common area city centre train station walking distance lounge area rooms are clean location is great enjoyed my stay fantastic stay easy access definitely stay here again the great north run stayed here for one night dorm yates
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for 3 nights in October. I found the staff to be friendly and welcoming. There were free guide books for the city and the place next door did breakfasts. Walking distance to the station (only about 2 minutes) local museums bars shops...More

Thank shanemb78
Response from Albatross H, Manager at Albatross HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

good morning thank you for taking the time to write us a review we are really pleased you had a good stay with us and we hope to see you again in the near future. with kind regards the albatross team

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Stayed the night ahead of running the Great North Run. On arrival the check is was smooth and welcoming. My room was on the top floor which I was told is normally reserved for group bookings so there was no lockers but the staff kindly...More

Thank Andy A
Response from Albatross H, Manager at Albatross HostelResponded 11 September 2018

Hi, Thank you for leaving us such a lovely review. We are all really pleased you enjoyed your stay here. Well done on participating in the Great North Run!! We hope to see you again. Kind regards The Albatross Team

Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Stayed at Albatross 1night before partaking in The Great North Run. Was £45 for the night in a shared 6 bed dorm on 3rd floor..In contrast to £200+ for 1nights stay in a hotel. On arrival the hotel staff were extremely helpful & friendly. The...More

Thank Lipstick5
Response from Albatross H, Manager at Albatross HostelResponded 10 September 2018

good afternoon Lipstick5, :) thank you for the amazing review we are very happy you had a good stay with us and we hope to see you again next year i will pass your comments on to the rest of the staff we also had...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Found this place when organising my hen do. Wasn't sure what to expect having never stayed in a hostel before. Rooms were spotless, toilets and showers were too. This was maintained throughout the weekend. Staff were helpful and friendly, really well situated for things too....More

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Response from Albatross H, Manager at Albatross HostelResponded 9 August 2018

Hi, Thank you so much for your lovely review! All of us here are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and were happy with our Hostel. Should you be looking to visit Newcastle again, we can offer great rates on accommodation to our returning guests....More

Reviewed 1 August 2018

Really happy with my stay in The Albatross, the staff were so lovely and I have to commend them on how well they put up with all the drunken people that stay there haha. It was very secure, with key carded doors and lockers in...More

Thank Ashifer
Response from Albatross H, Manager at Albatross HostelResponded 1 August 2018

Hello! Thank you for taking time to leave us a review. We are so happy we have restored your faith in Hostels! Our Team work incredibly hard to ensure all of our guests enjoy their stay here and so we are really pleased you had...More

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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
26
Price range
USD 20 - USD 230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Albatross Backpacers In! Hotel Newcastle Upon Tyne
Location
United Kingdom > England > Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
26
Price range
USD 20 - USD 230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Albatross Backpacers In! Hotel Newcastle Upon Tyne
Location
United Kingdom > England > Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
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sandsemma
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"Reception are helpful - just ask"
blackpoolsteve2015
22 Jul. 2018
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"i think all the rooms are nice."
prekshac2017
8 Jul. 2017
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"Lift for luggage only, lots of stairs."
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14 Sep. 2016
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"Any, but preferably near to the bathrooms"
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28 Jun. 2016
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