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Sparrowhawk Backpackers Hostel

45 Ford Street | Dartmoor National Park, Moretonhampstead, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8LN, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This place is just lovely! Ali, the owner was very friendly, trusting, relaxed and helpful. The facilities were simple, comfortable, clean and functional. The bunkhouse is light and airy, the beds compfy and the shower is hot and has good pressure! As a solo female backpacker in her early twenties, I found this place really comfortable, safe, had loads of... More

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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

There was nobody around when we arrived. I had virtually decided to try to find somewhere else when we did get in. There were not enough sheets on the beds so I had to help myself to some from the washing line. The proprietor clearly was not interested in us and only spoke to me when she thought we were... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We arrived to an unattended establishment. Although booked in there was no one there. We went for a cup of tea elsewhere and on returning still no one on attendance to show us where to sleep. The place looked neglected , run down and we left to find a B and B instead. One of the worst backpackers hostels vr.

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Bern, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I spent two nights in Ali's Hostel and it was amazing. The place has such a great atmosphere and Ali is just the most kind person. The facilities are excellent: the dorm is comfy, the kitchen clean and has all you need. Toilets and showers work excellently and are tip top clean. If you like hostels that have their own... More

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Woking, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Having cycled across Dartmoor, the hostel was a welcome sight. We stayed in the bunk barn. Cooking facilities were basic but all available, same applies to shower and bunkroom. We didn't have any drying facilities, which was disappointing. However, it was a happy, interesting place and good value for money.

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Kingsteignton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We hired the whole place for a hen party on Saturday night. The place was perfect with a lovely big kitchen, ample room in the dorm style bedroom and a stunning little enclosed courtyard. The owners were very friendly and not at all intrusive. I would definitely recommend this place and would happily book to come back.

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Thanks for the review. Delighted you all had a splendid time here. Best wishes! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

A beautiful little hostel sited within 5 minutes walk of several pubs and shops. Allison (the owner) is more than happy to accommodate any needs or desires- relaxed and happy to help. While we were there she gave another guest a lift into Exeter, just one example of her keenness to have happy guests. The house is clean and warm... More

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Falmouth, Cornwall
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Sparrowhawk Backpackers is a great place to stop off in the village of Moretonhampstead. The bunks were really clean and comfortable, with excellent facilities. The outside courtyard is a great place to sit and chat.The owner was really friendly and made for a relaxed atmosphere. It is also great value for money. I can highly recommend Sparrowhawk and would DEFINITELY... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2012

This is a very comfortable barn conversion with great showers, a big clean kitchen with all appliances, washing and drying facilities, a charming courtyard and a relaxed and friendly host. My friend and I stayed one night for a weekend of cycling around Dartmoor and the village could not be better placed for it. The bunkbeds in the one dorm... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2011

A group of 14 of us hired the entire loft for a long weekend and stayed in the bunk beds. The hostel is lovely with a farm feel - a sunny private yard, big kitchen and 3 showers. The hostess is laid back and very friendly and made us right at home. There's a bbq and outdoor seating. Its in... More

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Address: 45 Ford Street | Dartmoor National Park, Moretonhampstead, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8LN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Dartmoor National Park > Moretonhampstead
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Number of rooms: 2
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