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Chester Backpackers

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   67 Boughton, Chester CH3 5AF, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Kiel, Germany
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We slept in the dorm (18 bed), the room has only one very small window, so air was bad. The beds were very uncomfortable and flimsy, whenever I turned, the one below awoke and if somebody in the room moved, the bed's noise woke me up. And I am usually not waking up easily... Bathroom facilities in the basement and... More

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North Wales
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12 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Backpackers was a great discovery.Superb location.The check-in was swift.a VERY friendly man checked us in.Its a laid back relaxed venue.The room was warm,comfortable,it has wifi,very handy.The location of Backpackers is ideal to stroll around Chester.An ideal chilled clean tidy place to stay.The use of the kitchen is very good.Coffee and tea etc is freely available as are cooking and food... More

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Droitwich, United Kingdom
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28 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

My partner and I stayed at the end of October for a night out in Chester; we had a private ensuite double room for £42 which is a good price for central Chester on a Saturday night.The staff were very friendly and the room was clean and tidy. The kitchen area was also clean and there was coffee, tea, milk... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

Was reluctant to book here cos of bad reviews but first impressions on arrival were good. Looked a cool place, welcoming, good location etc. Room clean and comfy with nice shower (bathroom needs a bathmat though as water gathers in middle of floor). New manager friendly and trying hard to get a better reputation for the place. had a great... More

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Ramah, New Mexico
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Under new management and they are really trying to make this place great. The staff are soooo accommodating and willing to help ! The price is right. Chester s an amazing town and this hostel is n the perfect area. The rooms are clean and the kitchen is fine. It s secure and friendly. Highly recommend this place. We are... More

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Wroxall, null, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

I'd made a reservation and this was confirmed by email but when I arrived there was no record of this, luckily there was a bed available. The staff were relaxed (possibly too relaxed!) friendly and helpful and there was a secure place to lock up my bike. There were an lot of bunks crammed into a small space in the... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

Chester Backpackers was a great hostel. A nice old building within walking distance to central Chester. The staff were friendly and helpful and they had secure storage for our bikes. We had a private twin room and it was very comfy - ensuite with clean bathroom and tea and coffee making facilities which was a nice touch. There was a... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013 via mobile

Booked for one night stay with mates.. Horrific is the best way to describe the experience! Rooms stink, toilets dirty, beds disgusting. Worse than the hovel of a hostel was the staff...rude and of ignorant. Don't think we'll return!

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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

I paid £25 for private use of a twin bedded room with ensuite facilities (with no breakfast) which is fair value for a room reasonably close to the city centre, the canal, the river and the city walls. The room itself was OK - nothing special but clean. The bathroom was OK - on the small side with a tiny... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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17 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

Stayed here on Saturday night with my boyfriend for one night. We wanted a cheap bed to stay in so we could have a few drinks and enjoy the night. Room was £45 for a double with ensuite - a real bargain for Chester city centre in June! Found free parking by the river Dee as we arrived at around... More

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Address: 67 Boughton, Chester CH3 5AF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cheshire > Chester
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Ranked #9 of 13 Specialty lodging in Chester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Chester Backpackers 2*
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