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Stirling Youth Hostel

Erskine Marykirk | St. John's St., Stirling FK8 1DU, Scotland
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stayed for one night around commonwealth games. Staff were amazing, facilities clean and straight forward. Brekky good. The commonroom was great and the kitchen facilities better then most. Bit of a walk from station up hill but £3 in cab if lazy.

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Walhalla, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I want to thank the staff at Stirling Youth hostel. as specially John and Nicole and James... I even came back for a second stay after trying other hostels further north. I was made very welcome, like part of the family. The internet was playing up while I stayed the first time but I was refunded my money with a... More

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SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Stirling Youth Hostel, responded to this review

wallyminer Wow, thanks we loved having you. We want everyone who stays with us at Stirling Youth Hostel to feel this way, hopefully this review will encourage others to post their experiences and come stay with us. James, John and Nicola all pass on their very best wishes and thank you personally for naming them in this review, its really... More

Woking, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

Stayed three nights in a private room a little while ago, so this review wont cover the communal accommodation. The building itself isn't particularly easy or hard to find, but being right at the top of the hill that Stirling is based on it's a great place to start the day, but a bit of a climb at the end... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

An old church which is still surrounded by grave stones has been expertly converted to a hostel. The hostel is a short walk from both the castle and the town. Our party of 4 had a private room which was larger than most and with its own ensuite. The hostel has its own car park in front of the hostel.

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fairfield
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

this is in a great location, within walking distance of the castle. food nearby. the room is stripped down, ie: no tv, but clean. you ask for towels and take your laundry down after~ staff was present and helpful

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Eymouth, Scottish Borders
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights on cycling trip with couple of friends. Accom.great, clean and comfy. Staff really helpful and friendly too.We had bikes too which were locked safely away. Had continental breakfast, good value.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013 via mobile

Great location just round corner from Stirling castle. Good view across valley from the room. Spacious room with small dining table. Small free carpark so get there early if you want to take advantage of it. Settle in best of several good pubs close by.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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28 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

Situated in a former church, the hostel is really close to the castle and Stirling city centre, with beautiful grounds and surrounding houses. The rooms are quite big, we got an en-suite and it was comfortable - there was a table and lockable storage too. The kitchen is big and well-equipped, the dining room big and clean and free to... More

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London
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23 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

The hostel is in a perfect location to explore the Castle and medieval history of Stirling. We went for a Quad room which had 2 singles and a bunk bed. There was a shower, toilet and basin within the room. Staff were friendly and very happy to give tips on where to eat etc. Parking is only 8 slots, so... More

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Cherry Hill, NJ
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

So close to castle you can almost reach out your window and touch it! Stayed here w/ a group. John cooked wonderful tasty food for us! Desk staff was helpful - they let me borrow a hairdryer. When staying here it is important to remember it is a HOSTEL so it is hostel beds (just OK) and hostel rooms at... More

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Address: Erskine Marykirk | St. John's St., Stirling FK8 1DU, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Stirling
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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