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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 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 newcastle
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Reviewed 10 October 2011

I think this is a young persons place so bear this in mind. Peaceful in day. Night maybe problem for sleep. Common room gives bad vibes. Security good for locking things away. One staff shines miles above rest. This is Katy. Nice cleaners.

Thank mrsthatcherstinks
Reviewed 29 September 2010

Great hostel, stayed with a large group in a 12 bed dorm, room was huge and clean, the only downfall was that there was only 1 plug for the whole room...not too bad for us but a bit awkward if sharing a room with strangers!...More

Thank rosie123_10
Reviewed 30 August 2010

clean, modern, safe and secure place to stay centrally in newcastle. Staff were friendly, wifi available, clean kitchen, smokers garden, pool tables.... can't complain at all would defo book to stay here again.

Thank remstar1
Reviewed 31 March 2010

I stayed here to go to the concert in radio metro centre in the city centre. It was like a typical hostel in the city at first but it was very clean compared with other British hostels I stayed before. People there was very friendly....More

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Reviewed 28 October 2009

I stayed at this hostel in October of 2009.And i enjoyed my stay there.I was there on the weekend so it was very busy in the hostel & in the streets outside.But even though i am 40 & do not drink alchohal i did not...More

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About
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 199 (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 199 (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
20 August 2016|
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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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