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Kirk Yetholm Hostel

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Kelso | Roxburghshire, Yetholm TD5 8PG, Scotland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kelowna, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place had way too many rules and for what you got was too expensive. Old lumpy mattress, thin, threadbare sheets and blankets and very strange people staying there. The kitchen was well equipped but came with even more sets of rules. The whole place is dark and smells of moth balls. Give this place a miss and stay at... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I have stayed several times over the years but this is the first time with the new owner. It was friendly, clean and comfortable and all the fellow guests were amenable and interesting. I would always prefer to stay at this type of place rather than a hotel as people want to socialise and lend garlic, onions and parmesan!

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Papa Westray, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Would recommend a visit to Kirk Yetholm Hostel. We stayed for two nights as a family group of seven adults and children and all really enjoyed it - especially the board games in the evening! Hostel was very welcoming, clean and well equipped, booking was easy too. We took three private rooms and were very happy with the shared wc... More 

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Oxfordshire
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We stayed here for a night as a family of 4 on our way South back to England. Our room had 2 bunks, a lovely view and excellent bathroom facilities just across the corridor. The location is excellent in a peaceful, little explored part of Scotland. Kitchen is clean and well equipped. A bit chilly but with electric fires provided.... More 

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Toulouse, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Doing the St Cuthbert's again this year but this time walking west. Good to see that hostel is doing well and being well used by walkers and cyclists. We love the cosy atmosphere and the drinks on arrival along with a friendly smile. As before comfy beds and good facilities, what more does one need Thanks for another great stay... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
21 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014 via mobile

Lovely spot and great accommodation at the end of the Pennine Way. Now run as an independent hostel it is making a good job of being friendly and welcoming. Glad it was saved as an affiliate of the SYHA scene We will be back

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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34 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

I stayed at this picturesque, self catering hostel on the St Cuthbert's Way during the wintery April of 2013, and it was great to have the option of some low cost accommodation on the route. However there was still a fair bit of snow on the hills, which may be why I was a bit chilly at the hostel. As... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

We stayed in the family bunk room with 4 beds. Great traditional little basic youth hostel with a lovely friendly feller running it, totally relaxed feel and fantastic walks up big hills or across river meadow to great huge meals in the pub in Town Yetholm. We had a fab time. Shame Smailholm tower had closed for the winter tho... More 

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Rossendale, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

Situated in a sleepy little village nestling in the Border hills this hostel is well worth going out of your way for. When the SYHA decided to off-load the hostel it was bought by Friends of Nature, much to the relief of the many hostellers who have used this accommodation over a 70 year period. If you are looking for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

This is our third stay in this home from home of a hostel and certainly won't be the last! The location, down a quiet lane in the village of Kirk Yetholm, is one of our favourites for a peaceful night's sleep. The facilities were excellent; a large really well equipped kitchen, a cosy lounge with beautiful views and our snug... More 

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Additional Information about Kirk Yetholm Hostel

Address: Kelso | Roxburghshire, Yetholm TD5 8PG, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Borders > Yetholm
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 2 Specialty Lodging in Yetholm
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Kirk Yetholm Hostel Scotland

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