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Torquay Backpackers Hostel

119 Abbey Road, Torquay TQ2 5NP, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 via mobile

I stayed here with my friend for ten weeks. The hostel is very nice and clean and the staff are friendly and willing to help. The hostel is placed conveniently and it is only a small walk to the beach.Overall we've had a great stay!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Stayed here for 3 nights with my girlfriend. Had a really nice time. Everyone was very friendly and ended up going out with some of the long term guests. Stayed in lots of hostels before and this is one of the best I have stayed in the UK. Good facilities clean and close to the town centre. Will be back... More 

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Thank you for your kind review, look forward to you staying again! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

We stayed for 3 Weeks. Everybody was very nice. The Hostel was clean and the Staff were very friendly and helpful. We enjoyed going out to the Pirate Festival with everyone. Had a great time and would stay again

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Thank you for your kind review, look forward to you staying again! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

I was in Torquay backpackers for one week during my trip around Europe and I would have stayed much more time! Such a nice place! The town is beautiful, incredible walk by the sea. The toilets and the kitchen always clean due to a person is always working from 9am until 9 pm. Comfortable beds and clean rooms. The personal... More 

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Thank you for your kind words, we miss you! Hope you are enjoying Holland More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

I went to Torquay Backpackers by my own, during my trip around Europe, and I would have stayed for much more time! Comfortable beds, clean rooms, friendly and awesome people living there, the living and the dinner room always were alive! All the guest have space in the fridge and one food cabin as well. The toilets and the kitchen... More 

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Thank you for your kind words, we miss you! Hope you are enjoying Holland More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

I been in this hostel and i want to say i no have regrets being there , nice and clean rooms plus a friendly staff and a friendly and full of life owner, many activities and many goods night i have there this hostel is a great place and really close to town , beach , and shops in town... More 

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Thank you for your review! We aim to please! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

this place is not for everyone. It is place for people who are sociable, open minded, love partying and breaking the rules. It seems rules here are made to be broken. In one way it is an awesome place where you can meet people with various stories, people who will entertain you with their knowledge and this place is sort... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

I have been few times in the last 4 month at the backpackers in Torquay and I have to say that every-time it has been a pleasure. Great manager (Sean!) and friendly staff. Rooms are clean and downstairs there is always a lively atmosphere and someone to chat to! The hostel is close to all major shops,and only a short... More 

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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Great hostel. Staff are nice and helpful. The rooms are big and comfortable. There are big lockers in each room. The hostel is much nicer that the pictures you see on the website. I enjoyed my stay and definitely recommend this hostel if you are looking for a clean and also fun place to stay while in Torquay!

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

I stayed one month here, I met such friendly people. The hostel is really great, the dinner and tv room, the kitchen and the pool area are really friendly, and usefull. I like a lot the decoration! Rooms are good, well cleaning. A good place to stay in Torquay :)

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Thank you for your kind review, it was lovely to have you stay. Hope you enjoy the rest of your travels. More 

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