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Liverpool
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful two night stay recently at yha lizard point. Amazing views spotless clean rooms and good self catering facilities. Nice big lounge and the gardens overlooking the sea are beautiful. We can't wait to go back. Word of warning if it's foggy the fog horn in the light house goes off regardless of time of day or... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the location of this hostel. Great manager, lovely and clean Kitchen was really big and well equiped. Our room was small but adequate as the living room was huge. Do have a pasty from Anns in the village whilst you are here! Really noisy pipes though . . . thought the fog horn was going off!!

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exfordmanager, Manager at YHA Lizard Point, responded to this review

We have had a problem with noisy pipes this year.....I think we have solved it now but you just never can tell in an old building! You can ignore the pipes and the fog horn with Ann's Pasties, Roskilly's Ice Creams and luscious cream teas at every turn...yum More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hostel was kept spotless throughout our stay by two wonderful volunteer ladies. The kitchen was really well equipped, plenty of space to store food and good quality cooking equipment. The view from the dining room and lounge was beautiful and the garden was fantastic for the kids to play in. There was a gate so they couldn't get on... More 

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exfordmanager, Manager at YHA Lizard Point, responded to this review

Couldn't have said it better myself. Glad you had a great stay. YHA Lizard has different volunteers every week who help us run the hostel. If any one fancies a go at volunteering visit the YHA website to find out more More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

My room was shared with other 4 ladies. I payed 25 pounds for one night. There are 4 showers on the floor and toilets which were clean. The bedrooms were reasonly clean as well. There are spare pillows and blankets in every room. No internet signal in the area but the hostel has got wifi in the lounge, not in... More 

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exfordmanager, Manager at YHA Lizard Point, responded to this review

Being in such an amazing location means that we are lacking the infrastructure for WiFi throughout the building. The best thing to do though is switch off your device, pour a glass of your favourite drink and sit back and enjoy one of Lizard's amazing sunsets instead More 

Caernarfon, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

yesterday i phoned the helpline and asked about staying a night in lizard in august and as i was unsure of plans what would be the refund if i cancelled, i was assured it would be 90%refund and for me to book online. so there i go online and noticed there was a special offer of 10%off with code trip-012,... More 

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exfordmanager, Manager at YHA Lizard Point, responded to this review

It is always very important when booking to check the terms and conditions as they do vary for promotional offers. Lets hope most people do not need to cancel and enjoy a fabulous visit to YHA Lizard. More 

Bath, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

We arrived very late at the hostel (well past the check-in time) and the staff kindly stayed up to make sure we were alright with our booking. Sitting admiring the marvellous views whilst eating in the breakfast room is a treat; the perfect way to wake up to allow the day to slowly enter your eyes. The room was clean... More 

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Phil M, Op Manager at YHA Lizard Point, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave your feedback, I am so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and sorry about the bunk beds, we are a little restricted by the size of some of the rooms at lizard so I might suggest you take one of our double bedded times next time as this... More 

Bideford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

The views are lovely. The bunk was on rhe floor so hard to get out of if you are an older person. The lounge was very nice lots of seating. The kitchen must have been designed by a man. I bent ofer to get a plate and almost had someones dinner tipped over me as the person did not see... More 

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Phil M, operations manager at YHA Lizard Point, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, we are sorry that you did not feel that YHA lizard was quite right for you ok this occasion but thanks for the nice comments about our team. Hopefully another one of our amazing hostels will be better suited for your next trip. More 

Cambridge
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27 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

We loved staying at this former Victorian hotel and artist's home above the cliffs at The Lizard. The views from our bedroom were incomparable with the ever changing sea and sky just beyond the end of the garden. This was our second visit and we wished we'd booked for longer. The weather was windy but dry and we had great... More 

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exfordmanager, Manager at YHA Lizard Point, responded to this review

It really is a beautiful location and the sunsets are amazing! Hope you can come back and see us again More 

Newquay, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016 via mobile

First time stay in a YHA at the age 54 !! Was well impressed . Made to feel welcome & shown around . I stayed in a 4 bunk bed room , clean & warm all for £10 a night !! its got a large kitchen with everything to hand . The buildings right on the coastal path which I... More 

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exfordmanager, Manager at YHA Lizard Point, responded to this review

Or you could stay in the hostel and have coffee, beer and food - even better when you have already been walking all day. All ages are welcome its never too late or too early to become a part of the YHA family! More 

Munich, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

- very friendly staff (during main hours - until 8 or 9pm) - very nice location and scenary, especially the option to have a breakfast outside with a stunning view on the waterfront and bay - very nice room with amazing sea view - clean kitchen and breakfast room - after our stay at YH Penzance, this was the second... More 

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exfordmanager, Manager at YHA Lizard Point, responded to this review

Hello I am a bit confused over your review as we have not had any problems with water or electricity at YHA Lizard during the season. Maybe this was at another site during your trip. I am very happy you enjoyed the rest of your stay with us however. YHA have been going through a process of upgrading the WIFI... More 

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Address: Lizard Point Youth Hostel The Polbrean, Lizard TR12 7NT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Lizard
Price Range: $32 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — YHA Lizard Point 4*
Number of rooms: 27
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