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YHA Portland

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Welcome to YHA Portland, your Isle of Portland “home away from home.” YHA Portland aims to make your visit as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, which is why so many guests continue to come back year after year. Given the close proximity to Portland Bill Lighthouse (6.1 km), guests of YHA Portland can easily experience one of Isle of Portland's most popular landmarks. YHA Portland offers a lounge, which will help make your Isle of Portland trip additionally gratifying. YHA Portland makes getting online easy, with free internet access. And, as an added convenience, there is free parking available to guests. Isle of Portland has plenty of cafes. So when you’re here, be sure to check out popular spots like Quiddles Cafe, Taylor's Messdeck Cafe Gallery, and Taste Cafe at Chesil Beach, which are serving up some great dishes. If you’re looking for something to do, Castletown D-Day Centre (0.1 km), Portland Castle (0.3 km), and Tout Quarry Sculpture Park and Nature Reserve (1.9 km) are a nice way to spend some time, and they are all within walking distance of YHA Portland. YHA Portland puts the best of Isle of Portland at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable.
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52Somewhat walkable
Grade: 52 out of 100
17Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
7Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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We were kept up to date by the manager of our sign in. Clean and comfortable beds. Great powerful shower. Quiet building. On our last day the chief came in to cook just is our breakfast in really bad weather. Will be back in the Spring. Thank you.
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Review collected in partnership with YHA (England & Wales)
The hostel was chosen because it is ideal for covering a section of the South West Coast Path, I would recommend it to anyone doing the walk.It is also popular for sailors going to the nearby Portland Sailing centre and climbers doing the rockfaces around Portland.
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We booked Saturday morning for a last minute run to the seaside. What a little gem. Great accommodation, great location and great staff especially Angela on reception who was very accommodating due out later than expected arrival. Will use again. Great for family groups and frien
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Response from Yha P, Manager at YHA Portland
Responded 23 Oct. 2018
Hi Paula Thank you so much for finding the time to write a review. Potential guests find them extremely useful when planning their next trip. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to welcome you again when you are visiting our beautiful Isle. Happy hostelling! Regards Angie and he YHA Portland Team
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Spent 3 nights here with my daughter having not ‘youth hosteled’ for a number of years. Room clean and tidy with a nice view across to the sea. The shower/toilet facilities were literally a few paces from our door so we didn’t miss en-suite facilities really and there is a sink i
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Response from Yha P, Manager at YHA Portland
Responded 1 Oct. 2018
Thank you so much for the honest review. We really do appreciate all feedback from our guests. We are so sorry you were disturbed by the group, we hope it didn't affect your stay with us too much. We are glad you appreciated the views, it is quite spectacular, we are in a very fortunate position. After a break of a few years we hope you keep on hostelling now that you have re-discovered it. We hope to welcome you to this or another YHA again in the not too distant future. Thanks again for the review Regards The YHA Portland Team
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Nice camping stay at the hostel in Portland while walking the SWCP-good position for amenities-great chip shop down the road from the hostel. Breakfast at the hostel was lovingly prepared by chatty Jess who even mentioned the percentage meat content of the sausage (84%-from what
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Response from Yha P, Manager at YHA Portland
Responded 27 Sep. 2018
Dear Stephen, We are so pleased you had a great stay with us. I will make sure that Jess sees your feedback. We are always appreciative of guests sharing their experiences to help future guests have more of an insight into hostel life. Thanks again and we hope to welcome you again to YHA Portland if you are ever in the area. Regards The YHA Portland Team
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"I camped so canlt say much about the rooms. The campsite was the hostel garden which was adequate but much of it was sloping."
"I was in a dormitory room and was lucky to have quiet roommates"
"Room 5 - family ensuite. Has 8 beds,big and views on the garden."
"get there promptly at 5pm to choose your room"
"room 4 has sea views"
USD 28 - USD 138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomEnglandIsle of Portland
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