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Lagan Backpackers

121 Fitzroy ave, Belfast BT71HU, Northern Ireland (Queen's Quarter)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Vimercate, Italy
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47 reviews 47 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hostel is a bit tight in the space, the rooms are small but neat. Toilets a bit less, but still, there was all we needed, and there were plenty of them. We had breakfast that was plain and simple but given the price, is fine. I'm sure there are better places but this one is ok, too. The staff... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Yes its been a while...since I 'put pen to paper'... I mean I have travelled many World countries... since my last reView... and it took this place...to 'get me Going'...again I gaze : ) So briefly speaking... Located next to the Main QUB ( Queens UniverCITY of Belfast : ) it seemed to tick all the boxes !! . One... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here 3 nights and can't really fault it. Staff were all so lovely and helpful, they recommended tours and things for me to see as it was my first time visiting Belfast, also booked through them, no hassle at all. Free cooked breakfast, tea and coffee they bring it to you and wash up after. Prime location as you... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service. Receptionist really helped us out from the 5 lads who booked the wrong night. Great location with easy access to the city . I only wanted to write a short review but there making use 200 characters.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed 3 nights at Lagan's, the staff were mostly friendly though some appeared to lack any training. The beds were terribly uncomfortable, the mattresses well past their used by date. The hot breakfast was ok, nothing special though. Location is a little bit far out but nice and quiet at night. While it's pretty cheap, I probably won't stay... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend and I stayed at Lagan backpackers for one night. The staff was so friendly and welcoming as well as helpful for what do and see during our stay. Our room was clean and comfortable and the breakfast in the morning was great. Can't ask for anything more. I would definitely recommend this hostel!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I could not have been more pleased with the Lagan Backpackers hostel!! The staff was great! Steve was very helpful and accommodating. I stayed in an 8-person, mixed dorm space and it was clean and comfortable. There were only four outlet ports in the room, but we all made it work and rotated (just something to be aware of!). Showers... More

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Belfast
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Really impressed with this hostel. The staff was friendly, had some great recommendations and went out if their way to help us out. The atmosphere is chill and made us feel comfortable. Facilities were clean, and best hostel breakfast I've ever had! Highly recommend!!

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Very friendly and helpful staff. Nice location near botanic garden and museum, cean rooms and bathrooms. It was great to stay in the small kitchen, eat and chat with other travellers. I spent there only 2 nights but felt like home :)

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Went for a weekend to Belfast and had the most wonderful time. The staff were friendly and there was a sociable atmosphere. There was a really homely feel and they really encouraged all the guests to socialise and get to know each other. The breakfast was wonderful and I wish I could have stayed longer. I will be back. If... More

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Address: 121 Fitzroy ave, Belfast BT71HU, Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > Belfast > Queen's Quarter
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette
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Included is a FREE English Breakfast that includes Bacon, Sausage, egg, beans and toast. Or Porridge or scrambled eggs and bacon. Please note breakfast is strictly between 8 and 10 with no exceptions. All breakfast served only with coffee or tea. Lagan Backpackers is simply a large Belfast house that has been converted into a Backpackers Hostel; and it is owned and run by a South African guy who knows what backpackers want. Our high ratings are mostly due to the great attention and recommendations that you can expect from both myself and my staff. My idea for a great hostel is very simple: to make you feel at home. To give you a comfortable bed to sleep in, to keep the noise down after eleven to ensure a peaceful sleep and to make you feel so at home that you make new friends and enjoy Belfast as much as possible. We provide advice on all tours of Northern Ireland, and will only recommend tours that we have personally experienced. We advise that our customers do not pre-book tours before visiting as we find that some tour operators overcharge and do not provide the level of customer satisfaction that we expect for our guests. In addition to this, Lagan Backpackers hostel is very friendly to single travellers, as we go the extra mile to make sure you enjoy your stay. We are located minutes from the City Centre, the Lagan River and the picturesque Queens University campus; and mere moments away from the lively Botanic Avenue where there are many restaurants, shops, pubs and clubs for our customers to enjoy. Additionally, the Botanical Gardens that boast beautiful greenhouses and the famed Tropical Ravine is a short walk away, adjacent to the Ulster Museum. Our staff are friendly and eager to help with any enquiries our customers have about which places to visit in the area, the history of Belfast, or even just the best pub to enjoy a pint of Guinness. We are on hand to provide personal recommendations for popular tourist attractions and tours of Northern Ireland, and are more than happy to organise and book these tours for our guests. Lagan Backpackers has a very comfortable, relaxed atmosphere; as our main aim is to ensure our guests feel very much at home. We have full kitchen facilities and a cosy common area where people can eat, relax in front of the television or chat and make new friends. Free tea and coffee for our guests throughout the day. There are also laundry services available for a small fee. Wireless internet access available for a small fee. We look forward to having you stay with us at Lagan Backpackers, where we will make your experience of Belfast a truly memorable one. Bookings for same day as arrival will only be accepted up to 6pm.** Please be advised that although there is no curfew, non-hostel guests are not allowed upstairs. This is non-negotiable, as Lagan Backpackers needs to ensure the complete security and comfort of all of its guests. Reception is open until 11pm, however if you require a later check-in please contact us ** No groups, stag parties, hen parties or drunken weekends like Paddys day!! Please remember only for the 11,12,13,14 July I do not accept booking from people from the UK (England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales..also no American or Canadian band members). This is only for the marching season. No refunds on deposits will be given and you will be turned away on arrival. No stag or hen parties or groups without prior permission. ... more   less 
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