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Torquay Backpackers Hostel

119 Abbey Road, Torquay TQ2 5NP England
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Renowned for its relaxed and friendly atmosphere, Torquay Backpackers truly is a ‘home from home’ and a place to make lifelong friends from all over the world. Housed in a listed Victorian terraced building, the hostel is centrally located in the beautiful seaside town of Torquay on the English Riviera. From the Hostel it is a short walk to the beach and harbour. With capacity to accommodate 48 people we welcome both groups and single travellers. We have dormitory accommodation ranging from 4 bed dorms (X4) 6 bed dorm (X1) 8 bed dorm (X1) and 12 bed dorm (X1). We also have a double room and a large family room which comprises of one double and two singles.
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

This place exceeded our expectations by far. The staff were very friendly and the room was a perfect place to put our heads after a heavy night. While there we was left to our own devices coming and going as we pleased. I would definatly...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Booked thinking this was a cheap accommodation for what you got. It was super overpriced for the state of the place. The accommodation was super dirty, bedding stained, no aircon in the rooms, loud noise level and just awful in general. Never again

Date of stay: July 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Arrived as part of a stag do and it is what it says on the tin. The parking is pretty non existant despite being told it was available on the phone and had to wait until later that day and need into one of the...More

Date of stay: October 2017
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Reviewed August 14, 2017

Where do I start! An official complaint was sent to Sean who runs the hostel. A number of concerns / issues were raised but Sean's response was extremely poor. A 3 night stay was booked but some of our group were not willing to stay...More

Date of stay: August 2017
3  Thank Abigail P
Reviewed August 14, 2017

I stayed at this hostel with friends and found it a very upsetting and disappointing experience. It’s poorly managed and staff were challenged. The security was poor and there was some unsociable behaviour where at times we felt vulnerable. Space and facilities were inadequate in...More

Date of stay: July 2017
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"Pick other accommodation - none of the rooms are good"
RDwalker2013
Aug 11, 2017
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"Not the dormer due to ceiling height"
R4013HKbenh
Apr 29, 2017
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"The cabin beds are great!"
CharleneHickey
Jan 12, 2016
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"accessibly nice rooms, cheap, comfortable"
810silviat
Oct 13, 2015
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PRICE RANGE
$44 - $68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandEnglish RivieraTorquay
NUMBER OF ROOMS
50
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