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Alnwick Youth Hostel

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great property in the heart of Alnwick, very spacious, ideal for our multi-family group. Good ensuite facilities, great communal areas, games room for the children, very helpful staff and delicious evening meal cooked for us on the premises. We'd love to go back!

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Rowlands Gill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to stay at low budget end of market, free parking and just around corner from town centre, within walking distance to local attractions and a great base for walking. Facilities are good, the self catering kitchen is well equipped and clean like rest of hostel. The staff are friendly and very helpful. There is free wi fi but...

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Darlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great weekend away with our group - exclusive use of the hostel suited our needs so well. Third time we have been - highly recommended. Hostel great for couples, families and groups with excellent service at reasonable rates. The surroundings are great - 5 minutes to the Gardens and just along the coast to Seahouses and the wonderful Bamburgh Castle...

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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It was really good. We loved the games room and the lounge. It could do with a bigger cooking pot or mixing bowl in the kitchen but apart from that it was great. A great base to explore the Northumbrian coastline.

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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 1, 2016

Comfortable hostel with spacious rooms and excellent dining room with adjacent self catering facilities. Staff friendly and helpful. Luggage storage. Convenient location for exploring Alnwick and close to bus station.

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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 1, 2016

This hostel is very central to Alnwick and is purpose-built although within an old building. Facilites were very good and the staff excellent. We had the cooked breakfast one day and that, too, was very good. Of course this is a hostel at the end of the day but I believe all rooms are en-suite and we would happily return...

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Liverpool
Reviewed October 29, 2016

Fantastic hostel in a great location. All rooms are en suite which is great for family stays. We stayed in a room for 4 and found the bunk beds to be very comfortable. The shower was very powerful. Nice helpful staff too.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 28, 2016

Fabulous place from which you can do so much. Staff very helpful with ideas of where to go and what to do. Extremely clean and ideal rooms en suite. Next door to Alnwick Castle and garden only minutes from the coast and St Oswalds Way. Kitchen okay as long as everyone doesn't want to cook at the same time. Lots...

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Yarm
Reviewed October 18, 2016

The hostel and room was clean, warm and quiet, other than squeeky bunks, the staff where helpful and friendly. Breakfast was obsolete fine. It is also very close to the town centre making it easy to find a good evening meal.

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Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 18, 2016

5 star hostel Immaculate.. Perfect location.. Super friendly.. Quality facilities... Bargain price.... First ever stay in a youth hostel and this one exceeded our expectations. Bus stop outside the door, minutes from some amazing Northumberland attractions. Even a little bar with local ale and wine. Buffet breakfast available if required.. This was absolutely faultless... Oh,,,,,, and the most comfy beds...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Once the town's Court House, now a new independent town centre youth hostel, Alnwick Youth Hostel welcomes guests from all over the world. The spectacular Northumberland coastline is only a short drive away to the east, the National Park and Cheviot Hills to the west. Alnwick Castle (of Harry Potter fame), The Alnwick Gardens and the beautiful medieval town all within walking distance. With 15 bunk rooms, all en-suite, from two to six-bedded, including some ground floor bedrooms, Alnwick Youth Hostel offers both families and independent travellers all the comfort you would expect from a hostel in a great location. We offer a tasty buffet breakfast to set you up for the day (and can provide a full catered option for group bookings). The hostel also has a comfy lounge, bright and airy dining room, games room, courtyard with outdoor seating and a drying room. Cyclists have use of a secure bike store onsite. Our reception staff are on hand to offer tourist advice, sell you a locally brewed beer or two and can even recommend a good cafe for a decent cup of tea. We look forward to welcoming you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alnwick Youth Hostel

Address: 34-38 Green Batt, Alnwick NE66 1TU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Northumberland > Alnwick
Price Range: $42 - $62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Alnwick Youth Hostel 4*
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
Alnwick Youth Hostel Northumberland
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“Some people are disturbed by the nearby clock bell - if you're a light sleeper then you might want to bring some ear plugs.”
 of 5 bubbles Pirate_Smurf, Sep 13, 2016 | Read review
“All excellent. My favourite 10 and 13.”
 of 5 bubbles juscar25, Sep 11, 2016 | Read review
“great condition, very comfortable ”
 of 5 bubbles sureshv0, Aug 31, 2016 | Read review
“Each room has its own ensuite and was clean with good showers.”
 of 5 bubbles N5727UNcarmenm, Aug 29, 2016 | Read review
“Previous reviews mention the church bell noise. Yes you can here it chiming but it didn't bother us or affect sleep. I quite liked listening to it.”
 of 5 bubbles Princess_Em80, Aug 28, 2016 | Read review
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