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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 10 October 2014

I am interested in hosteling, so I took a tour of this group accommodation while I was at Birdoswald. My tour guide said that this was no longer a hostel, but could be rented by any group for holiday. Large kitchen, beautiful views, and local to the Hadrian's Wall path.

1Thank poetesstx
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 August 2013

We stayed in this hostel for 1 night because everywhere else was busy. we travelled up for the cultural Olympiad event on hadrians wall, the welcome we received by the volunteers Jan and John was amazing . they were very helpful and knowleagble. The community atmosphere in the kitchen was lovely. People were trading food and being very helpful. We...

1Thank Julie N
Rotherham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 July 2013

This hostel was the perfect stay to celebrate my 40th birthday with family and friends. The photos on the English Heritage website don't do it justice! The kitchen is huge with a fantastic huge Arga that is fantastic for cooking for large groups. The dining area has plenty of chairs and tables to seat everyone at meal times. And the...

Thank kate a
Reviewed 7 May 2013

I stayed here during a Weekend Classical Civilizations Trip about Roman Britain, The hostel itself is in a refurbished part of the fort, with a visitors centre/ Museum and a gift shop. When walking the ground of the fort, there are some fantastic views of the Countryside and of what used to be a significant area during the time of...

Thank Jamie3run
Norfolk, Virginia
Reviewed 5 October 2011

I stayed here while doing the Hadrian's Wall hike. This "hostel" is an old folly manor house, but only open a few months in summer to the public. It normally houses the archeology team that works at the roman fort. Huge clean modern kitchen. The cleanest hostel I've ever stayed in. I got in without reservations, it is close enough...

2Thank tenkism

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Additional Information about YHA Birdoswald

Address: Birdoswald Roman Fort, Carlisle CA6 7DD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Carlisle

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