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Farset International Hostel

466 Springfield Rd., Belfast BT12 7DW, Northern Ireland
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London, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Ruth & the team continue to provide a great hostel. Friendly staff & clean basic rooms. Tea & coffee making in the room & TV. The location has great views over Belfast especially H&W harbour. It's a cross community initiative that deserves support. Still recommended for a short stay...

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Positive aspects; for 31 pounds per night you get a nice, spacious room with a comfortable bed, simple but functional furniture, flat screen TV, a bathroom and, depending on where your room is, a good view. The staff is very friendly and helpful, you also get access to a self-cathering kitchen and a laundry room. The nearby Falls Road, Cupar... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very clean rooms with ensuite and a bath/shower. I was gigging late and they didn't mind me checking in at 2am. The staff are friendly and very helpful and even though it is a fair wee walk from the city centre it was so nice I will definitely be coming back!

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Tacoma, Washington, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I assisted a study away class to Northern Ireland. Our trip was split between Derry/Londonderry and Belfast. We were in Belfast for about a week and stayed here at the Farset. The rooms were comfortable and well arranged. While small, they didn't feel small. The breakfast buffet filled even me, a person with several food allergies/restrictions. The staff were SO... More 

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Newtownbutler, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Ideal venue for a girlie break. Staff our polite and friendly, well managed by Ruth. Rooms are spotlessly clean and very comfortable. Beautiful view from balcony outside dining area, with a gorgeous vista of swans swimming on the river with panoramic city scapes in the distance. An ideal location to sip a glass of wine. Fab breakfast the morning of... More 

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Omeath, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We stayed in this place for one night and it was fantastic, the rooms were great very clean and up the standard. The staff where very good they have great customer service skills and they where very nice.

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Dumbarton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Great place to stay and far from a hostel. The staff are extremely helpful the rooms are big and clean and the bathrooms are just fine and dandy. Wouldnt stay anywhere else as its the perfect location for our needs.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Have stayed at the Farset on many occasions. This is 1st review I've done of it however. Haven't a clue why it's classed as a hostel though as it's far superior to many hotels I've stayed in over the years. Rooms are spacious, always spotlessly clean, tv and coffee/tea making facilities provided and iron and board is supplied if requested... More 

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London, England
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

I'd read the mixed bag of reviews on here so wasnt sure what to expect. It's not a 5star place but it doesn't claim to be, the reception staff were friendly, rooms basic but clean. I guess the location might put some off but again it was fine for me. The only slight issue was the strong smell of paint... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

It is very good. And it also allow to inject some money in the "community". I went with my partner. Perhaps best to go by cab if u mind walking. Breakfast was good. Not too far from where action used to take place. The street is in the history of the area. I need to make two hundreds words but... More 

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