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Colchester, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Shared a family room with my teenagers. Room a little small, but Linda showed us which room would be perfect to book next time we stayed. Shower was the best of all the hostels this holidays! Great view over the river from our bedroom and we could hear the water at night which was a delight. Comfortable, clean and clearly... More 

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Boscastle-Manager, Manager at YHA Boscastle, responded to this review

Thank you for your thoughtful review it was lovely to read and I hope encourage more people to visit. More 

Liverpool
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having spent most family holidays down in Cornwall, mainly Sennen Cove, over the years we decided to have an overnight stay in Boscastle which is somewhere we have never visited before. We are now well & truly besotted with this charming & welcoming place! We stayed in the YHA with our 3 young children in a 5 bed room which... More 

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Boscastle-Manager, Manager at YHA Boscastle, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. Its great to have new satisfied customers. More 

Dewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I got a bed at Boscastle yha at juslean fresh environment, great s/c kitchen and lounge, 6 bedded female dorm -(no top bunks!). Great nights sleep apart from the hum of the generator and light from the landing coming in though the glazing of the bedroom door all night. The latter could be easily resolved. Modern technology of the light... More 

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Boscastle-Manager, Manager at YHA Boscastle, responded to this review

The lighting issue has been fixed but I'm not sure where the generator noise came from as we don't have one on site. Thank you for your review all feed back is very welcome. More 

Sherborne, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived after a long days walking on the coast path to a very warm welcome. The hostel was superbly run. Very clean, lovely showers and extremely comfortable beds. The kitchen had everything you could possibly need and there is a lovely little courtyard to sit in. I will definitely be back!

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Thank Susie L
Boscastle-Manager, Manager at YHA Boscastle, responded to this review

Thank you for such lovely feedback. More 

Martos, Spain
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605 reviews
91 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 295 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

I only ended up here due to a mix-up in my yha bookings, entirely my fault, but in the end I was glad I did. This hostel is a delight, the staff are so helpful, nothing was too much trouble, and as there are no meals provided rediscovered the joys of cooking my own breakfast! I was able to leave... More 

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Boscastle-Manager, Manager at YHA Boscastle, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind feedback it makes it all worthwhile. More 

Bideford, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

The hostel is by the river. The only draw back is you have to park in the village carpark. It is free from 5pm to 10am but during the day there is a charge. Disabled now have to pay. The hostel is lovely. You have a lovely kitchen and dining area and there was a wet room next to the... More 

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Boscastle-Manager, Manager at YHA Boscastle, responded to this review

Thank you for your thoughtful feed back. The team here try their best at all times. More 

Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

We stayed here for the Easter weekend and although it was fully booked it didn't feel at all crowded and we were made to feel very welcome by the lady on reception (Linda I think). The building itself looks completely at home on the edge of the harbour but inside it has been completely updated since the flooding. Everywhere felt... More 

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Boscastle-Manager, Manager at YHA Boscastle, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely feedback. Its a great place to work as well. More 

London, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

I was walking the SW Coastal path and had arrived here from Bude on a dark and dreary night. It had been an uncomfortable walk in diminishing light and as I thought I was the only guest walked straight past a well lit building. going back and entering the building ( Iwas surprised as I still thought I was the... More 

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Boscastle-Manager, Manager at YHA Boscastle, responded to this review

Its lovely to get such positive feedback. Thank you More 

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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 via mobile

An overnight stop whilst walking the SWCP. I had never stayed at a YHA before and was very impressed. It was very windy on the coast path and we met Linda walking her dogs, who coincidentally worked there. She directed us inland via Valency Valley after first offering us a lift into Boscastle. Thank you very much Linda. We had... More 

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Phil M, Manager at YHA Boscastle, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely feedback, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you again sometime in the future More 

london
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242 reviews
112 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at YHA Boscastle for two nights while walking the southwest coast path. We were impressed at the cleanliness of the youth hostel. But not surprised when we saw how hard Angie worked making it spotless. Angie was very friendly and welcoming. Our private room was warm, clean and enough space for us. Kitchen facilities are extensive and we... More 

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Boscastle-Manager, Manager at YHA Boscastle, responded to this review

Thanks for you for your great feedback. Much appreciated. More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A lovely spot in a steep-sided valley on the rugged north Cornwall coast, this National Trust-owned rural retreat is on the harbour edge. Here, on your Cornish coast break, you can sit and watch this pretty, bustling fishing village come to life during the day and return to a sleepier pace in the evenings. For a more energetic activity break, you’ll also find excellent surfing and sailing plus miles of coastal footpaths to explore - great for walking holidays. It's self-catering only here, but you can get to know the locals in the nearby pubs while sampling some tasty Cornish food and local ales. ... more   less 

Additional Information about YHA Boscastle

Address: Palace Stables The Harbour | Access via B3263 Tintagel to Bude road. Walk from Bridge on the B3263 towards harbour alongside River. Hostel is last building on right at top of slipway., Boscastle PL35 0HD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Boscastle
Price Range: $46 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — YHA Boscastle 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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