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YHA Wells-next-the-sea

Church Plain, Wells-next-the-Sea NR23 1EQ , England
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YHA Wells-next-the-sea
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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87 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked two days in advance via Booking.com having checked the weather was fine for our one night/two day stay. The accommodation left was either extremely expensive and/or was a drive from the town. I therefore booked the YH (the last time was over 30 years ago!) for me and hubby as it was only £55 for a private double... More 

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Oxford
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We really enjoyed our stay in this friendly yh. It has recently been refurbished and offers comfortable accommodation in 9 rooms. Great size with 9 rooms and lounge as well as quiet room. Really good location with 5 min walk across the town to harbour. I highly recommend it. And North Norfolk is just beautiful!

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London, United Kingdom
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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

The YHA is wells is very friendly, safe and modern. We stayed here over a quiet period (end of April - but weather fab!) and everything was great. The showers/toilet facilities were some of the best we have come across in hostels all around the world. having a nice hot shower really makes a difference when you are 'at the... More 

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Norwich, UK
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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

This is a nice, small hostel, quite recently opened and still in good condition. Our room was fine and we had no complaint at all about the facilities. However, it was a real bind not ebign able to check in before 5pm. We and several other people were waiting on a hot day. We stayed at Sheringham the previoous day... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

a quiet north norfolk seaside town, quiet roads, great views, highly recommended for the cyclist who wants fairly easy cycling. Kings Lynn around 35 miles away, Dereham about the same, Castle Acre 40 miles all worth a look!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Seems like it was recently re-done, but there is still room for some upkeep eg one of the showers drain needed fixing as the water was not draining quickly enough and the water would sort of follod in that shower. The church next door with the bell that goes off each and every every hour day and night is a... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Very well laid out, clean and comfortable. Excellent clean and well equipped kitchen for self catering - much better than many larger hostels. Staff very helpful, with lots of information about the area. Quiet location, a few minutes walk to the harbour and shops, and close to Coast Path. Will definitely be going back again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I have stayed in many Youth Hostels as a child and an adult and enjoyed my recent stay at the hostel at Wells-next-the-sea. On arrival the warden was very helpful, friendly, and cheerful. I always find this must be quite difficult probably with the stress of running a large youth hostel alone. My online booking via the internet was found... More 

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East Kilbride, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

great little place to unwind and relax lots to do and places to eat and drink ,go crab fishing on the quay or visit the many little shops ,go on the train lovely beaches with wide open spaces,they even have a canine cafe

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Spent a wonderful four days in this YHA We are a family of 5 and there were 12 of us all together, so we were spread out amongst the mainly 4 bed (2 x bunks) available. What makes these trips special are the company you have come with and the other visitors, this time both were great and a lot... More 

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