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Bunk House

93 - 94 St Mary St, Cardiff CF10 1DX, Wales
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was travelling with a friend and our stay there was the best. We just stayed one night and we really enjoyed it. The big guy in the evening was awsome, always smiling and very helpful. Location could not be better, the price was good (the cheapest we found in the centre) and the breakfast was more than enough to... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been this summer to Cardiff and loved the Bunk House hostel!! Beautiful place! Very friendly people! Nice bar! All the visitors were respectful if you were already a sleep.I would stay there again!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 via mobile

I stayed a full week in the bunkhouse as it was close to everything and good pricing. I have stayed in many hostels before including YHA's but this hostel has really impressed me. The staff are fantastic! Super friendly, helpful and informative! The room are clean and respectable with comfy beds. You stay at a hostel because it is cheap... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

I am a Cardiff resident but I needed a place to stay for two nights that was cheap and cheerful, as I was having maintenance work done in my own home, and after many wonderful day time and night time trips to the Bunkhouse, I decided to stay there. It is in a perfect central location in the heart of... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

All these negative reviews seem to be by people who don't know how hostels work. Great value for your money. Rooms were good, bar was great. Location is awesome. Staff (particularly Jess and Finn) were lovely and helpful. Would stay again.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

the entrance and bar is super inviting twinkling with fairy lights and ambient music...rooms crammed to the rafters with beds- no plugs for upper bunks. No tables ,nowhere to put clothes, so much noise, mattresses and bedding super cheap and uncomfortable, unstable bunks.., every time the person on the bottom bunk turned over the bed rocked. Fixtures and fittings not... More

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

The Hostel was fantastic,staff were really helpful and the location was fab. The female dorm was quaint and had lots of space considering the amount of beds in the room and the on-suite was perfect. P.S the older guy that works their is to die for.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I stayed here for two nights during August and had a lovely time. The lady who's name I forget (Red hair) greeted me on arrival was excellent at pointing out the things I should see in the city. Night shift person, not so much but you win some, you lose some . The rooms are fairly basic but clean and... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

Stayed there for 2 nights. Nothing special. No kitchen, no communal area, staff who never smile, Jess needs to quit or learn how to be friendly to people. The bar is alright, new staff hopeless... Only good thing is that it is smack in the middle of cardiff. I wouldn't recommend it!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Didn't stay in the hostel so can't comment on that but I did however go with friends to the bar..... I LOVED it soooooo much one of the best bars I have ever been. The fact it has a bed was just brilliant!! Barmaid was hot also which is always a bonus... Totally recommend to anyone that's never been 😃😃

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Address: 93 - 94 St Mary St, Cardiff CF10 1DX, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Cardiff > City Centre
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
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