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Ocean Backpackers

29 St. James Place, Ilfracombe EX34 9BJ, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

Myself and seven of my friends went for a week away and we were very pleased with the hostel, the welcoming atmosphere and large living areas really enhanced the experience of our stay and i intend to visit again in the future!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for one night. It's right in the middle of Ilfracombe just a couple of minutes' walk from the harbour and beaches. It has a friendly international atmosphere and avoid kitchen and lounge area you can use. The rooms are standard hostel rooms- bunk beds etc, but most have en suite bathrooms. Free car parking too.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

The Owner Alexis is extremely welcoming and ensures you have a great stay. Everything is there that you need for a very reasonable price. There is a very good pub about 20 yards from the hostel and also has great takeaways along the same street We had a great time!!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

Oceanbackpackers, truly a backpackers haven, any cheaper and it would be free. but cheap doesn't mean bad. Clean room and toilets and an all equipped kitchen enough to cook meals for 40 people (that's how many we were), you buy your foodstuff or maybe borrow from the 'Free' shelves. All that you would want in a hotel but yet with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

Excellent hostel, with everything you would need (kitchen, wifi, tv room etc.). We stayed in a private room, which came with it own bathroom, a spare bunk bed and even a TV, with video player. Was very impressed.

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Oxford
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

We stayed here over the weekend as my husband likes to surf. The people are very friendly, with excellent tips for best places to eat and drink, we slept in the double on-suite room & will be staying again next month. for the money you really can't fault the place & if anyone does then they should dig deeper in... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Stayed here in the 8 bed dorm with toilet and shower room across the landing. Good facilities. Parking round the back and somewhere to store the bikes safely. Friendly welcome and good advice on where to eat. Would recommend they put batons in the bunk beds as many missing.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013 via mobile

Perfect location. Helpful staff. Comfy bed. Nice hot shower. Large spacious communal area and kitchen. Clean and tidy just can't fault it! Look forward to staying again in the future! Will recommend highly

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Nelspruit, South Africa
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

Stayed here on my 4th night of the SW Coast Path. Friendly, secure, well-equipped kitchen, appreciated the free computer to access my emails, clean en-suite bathroom to 6-bed dorm. Great place, can recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013 via mobile

As a first time stay in a hostel I was'nt really sure what to expect! My 7 year old daughter and I have had a Brill week here on a real tight budget. Everyone joins in, you meet people from a variety of back grounds and we will definatly be returning as soon as possible to our backpackers family! We're... More

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Address: 29 St. James Place, Ilfracombe EX34 9BJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
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Number of rooms: 12
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