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Igloo Backpackers Hostel

100 Mansfield Rd, Nottingham NG1 3HD, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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Thetford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great hostel! We traveled with our 11 month son and an another couple. The staff was friendly upon arrival, provided us with a map of the city and recommended some things to do/places to eat. The pub across the street offers 25% of food when you show them your room key; however under 18s are not allowed... More 

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Suffolk, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being a member of the YHA I was at first a little dubious about staying in an independent hostel and didn't know what to expect, however my anxiety was short-lived on arrival. The reception for check-in/out is a couple of doors up the road from the actual rooms and you have to be buzzed in. My room was ready so... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hostel is clean, fairly quiet and near the city. However, upon booking a private double room we had thought we weren't getting 'hostel' service. There was no hairdryer in the room, we couldn't check in till three (despite having to then check out at ten!). The receptionist was somewhat friendly.

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Necton
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

The hostel was great. The staff were very friendly and informative, giving me plenty of information on things to do and see in Nottingham. Facilities were clean and the kitchen well equipped. The hostel was in a good location for getting into the centre of Nottingham and was very close to the bus station.

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Basildon, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Was presently surprised about this place, I arrived and was greeted by the receptionist who was extremely helpful he got me bus routes got my bag returned, was very attentive and genuine. He took me to the Dorm which was clean and feel of safety, There was Lockers but i didn't feel the need for one, Sleeping wasnt the best... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

This place is nothing special, it was a little below my expectations based on what I had read online. My friends and I were placed in a building across the road from the main office. It was not the best location but about a 15-20 minute walk to the city centre. We stayed in a dorm room but never had... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

To be honest, really disappointed. The room I was in was clearly someone's bedroom (the barn), no ventilation with a personal fridge, and strangers coming in all night. Terrible hostel atmosphere. Good staff. Average value for money. Good location.

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Norwich, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Excellent hostel situated in a good location for access to the city centre. For me, the private room was a slightly cheaper alternative to staying in a budget hotel. Although the room was not en-suite, the shared bathroom facilities are newly refitted, offer good privacy and of very high standard. The room was well-equipped including a desk and TV. Additional... More 

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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Lovely little place. Everyone was friendly, the place was clean and the beds were very comfortable. Can't fault it at all. I only stayed the night but would definitely stay there again – especially for only £19 – and would recommend it to anyone wanting to stay in Nottingham without splashing out.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014 via mobile

This hostel is well run, friendly staff & clean. The building we were put in (separate from the main reception) has a lot of stairs with no lift so not good for the disabled or elderly. There wasn't so much of a social vibe but as a travelling couple we weren't bothered by this. The double bed rooms were comfortable... More 

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Address: 100 Mansfield Rd, Nottingham NG1 3HD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 12
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