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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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London, UK
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3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having read some of the previous reviews I was slightly concerned about booking the Bunk House for a stag do last weekend, but decided to give it a go. To comment on a few of the previous reviews we found the staff to be pretty pleasant, we were advised as a group of 25 lads to not go into the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here as a large group of friends and couldn't have asked for much more. The rooms were clean and comfortable and the hostel is fairly trendy with good facilities. The location is the best part given it's dead centre of Cardiff on the high street, a short walk from the station. The staff could have been a little... More 

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Bunkhousecardiff, Manager at Bunk House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review of our Hostel. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and appreciate your kind words. With regards to our staff, we'll take this into consideration and appreciate the constructive criticism. Hope to see you again soon! More 

Warwick
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113 reviews 113 reviews
34 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We had the 16 bed room for the weekend, the rooms were clean. The hostel itself was fairly nice, the bar was lovely and had a great feel to it. Toilets were cleaned several times a day which was nice, the bathrooms could be better. It did seem a bit strange that the beds were made after the first night,... More 

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Bunkhousecardiff, Manager at Bunk House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words about our Hostel, we're very glad you enjoyed your stay! We ensure the beds are made and toilets are cleaned several times a day to make our guests feel more clean and comfortable. We hope to see you again soon! Thanks More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

I stayed in a large all-female dorm, and despite the large number of people there, the lights were off and everyone was quite by a reasonable time (even on the weekend). There was some noise from the street, however, it wasn't too bad, and it was a good trade for the excellent location. I found the bed to be pretty... More 

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Bunkhousecardiff, Manager at Bunk House, responded to this review

Thank you for your constructive review of our Hostel. We're pleased that you had a comfortable stay, and the noise was at least tolerable even on a busy night in Cardiff! As Bunkhouse is located right in the heart of the Centre, and on one of the most lively streets in town, a little noise is expected nonetheless. We're happy... More 

Cardiff-by-the-Sea, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

We arrived in a group of seven, a touring band. Pre booked a room, displayed our seven ID and were told one of them was unacceptable although the same ID was used to enter the UK and is a national identity card. We were told one of our party would have to pretty much sleep on the street , even... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I got the middle bunk, which meant I was in prime position to hear a blow-job taking place one foot from my head and also witness some stealthy ninja masturbating in the corner bed while he looked on. The cookie-flavoured cereal at breakfast was good though.

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Bunkhousecardiff, Manager at Bunk House, responded to this review

Hey there Rachel We are very sorry about your experience at Bunkhouse. This sort of behaviour is not usual and is definitely not tolerated. If you had come to reception and made a complaint, something could have been done at the time which would have made your stay a more comfortable one. We have a 24 hour reception for this... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Ok, so I'll start with the positives. The Bunkhouse is really close to central station and the centre of town, the decoration is adorable and the breakfast is included in the price. The beds are comfortable and the rooms clean. The front desk staff are helpful and not unpleasant but do look as if they'd rather be elsewhere. The cleaning... More 

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Bunkhousecardiff, Manager at Bunk House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our Hostel! We're very happy you loved the decor that we all created together to make Bunkhouse a warm and friendly environment. We apologise that you found your stay to be quite 'noisy', but as you can appreciate we do publicise that's it's right in the heart of Cardiff, and on a popular street.... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Best hostel I've ever stayed in. The hostel is right in the centre of the city. This can compromise some things like noise a little at night, but it really didn't bother me much, after all, it's expected with it's location. I am 19, I was staying in the hostel alone but meeting friends and staying for a gig. I... More 

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Bunkhousecardiff, Manager at Bunk House, responded to this review

What a lovely review! We're so happy you enjoyed your stay with us here at Bunkhouse! Staying in a Hostel alone can be daunting at times, but glad you found the Female dorm comforting and you didn't feel out of place. The decor was made to make our customers feel relaxed and 'at home'. Very happy to hear your comments... More 

Blackwood, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

I stayed at the Bunkhouse on 24th Jan 15, I am a lady in my 40's and was staying on my own. I arrived mid-afternoon to find a bar with a lovely atmosphere. The gentleman on the desk was very helpful as I had not brought my I.D (which was essential to booking in) but he explained it was not... More 

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Armidale, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Cardiff was in the good books for me as soon as I arrived. It only took a moment for the locals to notice that I was lost before one very friendly man came straight up to me assisting me with directions to the 'Bunk House', and offering to assist me with my 20kg backpack, (my awful sense of direction hides... More 

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Bunkhousecardiff, Manager at Bunk House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback and review. What a wonderful statement title! It is such a pleasure to hear that you have had a good experience during your stay here at Bunkhouse. From loving the decor and soaking up the atmosphere in the bar, to receiving lovely service from our staff, as well as our fellow Cardiffians being... More 

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