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9 University Road, Belfast BT7 1NA, Northern Ireland (Queen's Quarter)
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Derry, New Hampshire
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

While my significant other had traveled extensively using hostels in the past, this was my first time. Even though we were probably the oldest people in the house, we still felt comfortable. As always in Ireland, people were warm, welcoming and eager to help. Still, its definitely geared towards a younger crowd, as it should. Unlike others, we did not... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It was by far the best hostel i have been to in all europe and i am not exaggerating, it felt realy cosy and that was what my friends and i were looking for. The staff, the people, the comfortable atmosphere makes you feel welcome from the very beggining, I would definitely go back to this hostel. We loved it!... More

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Zagreb, Croatia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have really liked the place! The common room is somewhat small but very cozy, there is always some light music playing, some instruments that you can borrow (guitars, didgeridoo!), DVDs... There is a back garden with billiard and table tennis. We stayed in a 14 bed room - it was also small, but clean; someone closed the window during... More

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Ballarat, Australia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
20 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for one evening and were very happy with our choice. We had a private room which was cosy but clean and comfy. Staff were friendly and the simple breakfast was good. It is close to the city and centre and the university. Is recommended.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked this hostel for my fiancé and myself after many days of researching the best places to stay, and booked it far in advance as I know summer months cause spots to fill up fast. I did have to call them to get the reservation extended by one day, upon which they emailed me with the new check in... More

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Waterford, Ireland
18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We had a great experience at Vagabonds. We were a group of 5 and had a 6 bed dorm to ourselves. The staff were very friendly and obliging. Our rooms were spotless and the communal eating area and bathrooms were regularly cleaned. The location is very convenient to the city centre and Queen's University. There are a number of wireless... More

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Cairns, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Had an enjoyable stay at Vagabonds. The living rooms and general relaxing vibe is nice to come back to after a day of exploring. It is nice to have free breakfast and readily available staff members to help out. There are some lockers available and rooms and showers are fine. Few good pubs nearby and located in a nice area... More

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53 reviews 53 reviews
27 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This hostel is young, friendly and trendy. If you are in that bracket it's for you. I booked in but soon realised that I needed at my age (49), a little more privacy and quiet. I also need to sleep on a more comfortable bed. I changed to the Hostelling Association Hostel down the road. The people at the desk... More

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Montreal, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I stayed in a 6 bed dorm. The bed was comfy and clean, and the individual bathrooms have been recently renovated to hotel-level quality. There are two big common rooms, one of which with large dining table. The kitchen is a little cramped but more than enough space for several people to use at once. There's also a nice big... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Let me preface this review by saying although I have stayed at quite a few hostels, I am not the hostel demographic. I enjoy hostels mostly because they offer affordable accommodation in good locations - not as much for the partying and social aspect, therefore my review is somewhat bias... At first I was definitely impressed by this hostel -... More

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Address: 9 University Road, Belfast BT7 1NA, Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > Belfast > Queen's Quarter
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Number of rooms: 7
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