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Mill Rest Youth Hostel

49 Main Street, Bushmills BT57 8QA, Northern Ireland
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Newtownabbey, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hostel was really good, this was our first time staying in a hostel.The room were very clean and comfortable, the staff was very helpful and friendly ready good. The kitchen was very good being able to make yourself breakfast and coffee was great. As we were working they let us use the conference room to prepare for the job... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not a great place to stay but it was okay. The rooms are spacious but the hot water in the shower was barely lukewarm, and the kitchen equipment really leaves to be desired. Breakfast isn't included but at least the hostel is right next to a pub and there is a supermarket across the street.

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Australia
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73 reviews 73 reviews
21 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Everything was just right with this hostel, located in the centre of the village right next door to a small pub. The hostel was clean with large rooms and friendly staff. Would not hesitate to stay again when in Bushmills.

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Paris, France
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

The staff is very nice and discrete. No special atmosphere but perfect for a good night. The breakfast is not included but they offers coffee, tea and biscuits. A well equipped kitchen is provide. It was really calm.

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Hostelling_Intl_NI, Public Relations Manager at Mill Rest Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Aymeric L Thank you for taking the time to review our Bushmills hostel and for leaving such positive comments. I am delighted to hear that you availed of Denis' hospitality of tea and biscuits! I very much hope you enjoyed your trip to the North Coast of Northern Ireland. Cathy More 

Ottawa, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Not knowing what to expect, we were pleasantly surprised. We stayed in a 6 bed room with ensuite to accommodate our adult daughters, husband and me. It had 2 sets of bunk beds with two twins in a loft above. All was very clean and while basic, met all of our needs. We used the industrial kitchen to make our... More 

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Hostelling_Intl_NI, Public Relations Manager at Mill Rest Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Valarie2014 Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review of our Bushmills Youth Hostel. It is such a treat to read such positive comments and I am delighted to hear that you and your family experienced the major attractions of the North Coast. Meeting other hostellers and sharing space with like minded travellers, being able to swap... More 

Belfast
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24 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Me, my husband and our two little boys (3.5 years and 8 months) spent the night here to see the Giro d'Italia pass through Bushmills. The hostel was lovely, very clean, with a lovely garden area, a courtyard with very colourful murals of local history / culture, a well equipped kitchen area, free wi-fi in the lobby and an open... More 

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Hostelling_Intl_NI, Public Relations Manager at Mill Rest Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Hi maevedave Many thanks for taking the time to review our Bushmills hostel. I am delighted to hear that you and your family enjoyed your recent stay with us and it is such a pleasure to read some positive comments. I agree that our mezzanine rooms are ideal for families because of their layout; perfect for parents to get some... More 

Ballynahinch, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Dennis who ran the hostel made our booking procedure and time at the hostel very straight forward. It is a great location and all of our young people thought it was our best venue we have stayed in yet. It is warm, comfortable and even has an open fire. The kitchen is a great size and all beds had their... More 

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Hostelling_Intl_NI, Public Relations Manager at Mill Rest Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Clare W! Many thanks for taking the time to review our Bushmills Youth Hostel. It means alot to receive 5 stars as it shows our hard work and commitment to our guests is paying off! We very much hope that we can welcome you back to stay again in the future. Cathy More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We stayed along with a group of international volunteers for 4 days at the end of March 2014. We were brilliantly looked after - we were given use of the conference room for our training sessions and the Warden lit the fire for us each night :) Being able to do our own catering gave us great freedom and the... More 

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Hostelling_Intl_NI, Public Relations Manager at Mill Rest Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Mary H Many thanks for taking the time to review our Bushmills Youth Hostel and for giving us an amazing five stars! It was our absolute pleasure to have you and your group stay with us and we very much look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Cathy More 

mablethorpe
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10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

stayed late january 2014. had access to three rooms and all were very well set out with plenty of room. brilliant shower, plenty of space in kitchen and a nice common area. happy service from people looking after hostel. would stay again.

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Hostelling_Intl_NI, Public Relations Manager at Mill Rest Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Mablecross! Many thanks for taking the time to review our Bushmills Youth Hostel - the feedback of our guests is very important to us. I am delighted to hear that you found our facilities useful but most importantly that you would return to us on your next visit to Bushmills! I very much hope you and your family had... More 

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5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

Stayed with three friends last year and had a massive split level room. It was cold outside but nice and cosy by the fire. Right in the centre of town and all kitchen supplies are available. The floors we're a bit creaky but I would stay here again.

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Hostelling_Intl_NI, Public Relations Manager at Mill Rest Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Hi CindyJane! Many thanks for taking the time to review our Bushmills Youth Hostel. I am delighted to hear that you managed to keep warm from the Northern Ireland elements by snuggling up to the open fire and keeping cosy! I hope we can welcome you and your friends back sometime in the future and perhaps next time you can... More 

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