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Derry City Independent Hostel

12 Princes Street, Derry BT48 7EY, Northern Ireland
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles, California, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Over 10 days a group of 8 other students, my professor, and I stayed in four hostels throughout ROI and Northen Ireland. Of the four this was the best! Steve made fresh bread for us every morning, and the continental breakfast included eggs for our use, cereal, breads and an assortment of jams. Other hostels only put out some stale... More

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hostel is spotless (including toilets/showers) and the kitchen is more than large enough for several people to use at once. The real highlight of my stay was the staff - if you're there before the end of this summer, make sure to ask Mirjam about her cycling adventures! She brought a bunch of us out to a local pub... More

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Townsville, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This is the place to stay in Derry if you are coming here, centrally located and easy to find. The owner Steve is very friendly and welcoming, he keeps the place immaculate and in very good working order. It is also in the quiet area and free of any bad guys lingering after hours.

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Antigua, Guatemala
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

As far as hostels go, the Derry Independent was above average for me. Nice hangout area and eating area plus a self serve kitchen. Bathrooms and sheets were all clean. The building is a bit older so it's got its quirks, but the best thing about this hostel is the people! Fantastic and friendly staff who join in evening outings... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Just visit it last week,the staff is friendly,the place is pleasent,and the location is nice,a few distance from the center.the decoration is fasinating as well,in eastern style.the bathroom is really nice and away from room so u can use it even in late night.theres sicurity box in the room so safe for people to keep things.you can have a great... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

For the true authentic back-packers experience, come stay here! The owners are lovely and will make you really welcome. You will definately enjoy your stay here, have fun and feel comfortable and relaxed. and meet plenty of other travellers too! Its in a fantastic central location, and in Derry City theres lots to see and do, as the place is... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

What a great place to stay. Such a great host in a captivating city. The highlight of the hostel (the Dolce Vita) was the downstairs kitchen/lounge. The space was comfortable and stylish--after a few hours of cards and drinks, it felt like home. Clean bathrooms. Free breakfast in the morning (bread! eggs!) that you cook yourself. Nice bunks. Close to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

It's a good place to stay. The staff is friendly and the rooms are cleans. Near the center, 4 minutes to the bus stations and 20 minutes to the train. The owners help you to find good places to see. Recommanded !!

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Genoa, Italy
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

I stayed in this hostel just one night with lads from Cork. Staff welcomed us nicely, the place is really cosy and pleasant. The shared room, even if ten people were sleeping there was huge! Really close to the lovely town, nobody complained about there even if the carpets rooms inspired us for a music sessions with guitars and choirs!... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

amazing experience. met a bunch of nice folks in the hostel the owner and his lovely wife: are both very nice and pleasant to speak to not a single complaint about this hostel and yes I do recommend to everyone *****

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Address: 12 Princes Street, Derry BT48 7EY, Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Londonderry > Derry
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