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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 November 2015

I stayed here one night earlier this year. I checked in, paying with card which incurred a fee, but didn't have any cash on me. After paying, was informed by staff that I needed to supply them with a security key deposit in cash, so had to go hunting around for an ATM. Was a bit peeved - would have...

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1Thank LC H
Kimberley Region, Australia
Reviewed 25 November 2015

Great location, great price, excellent facilities with keypad access so security is great. And the staff were are very friendly and helpful. The wifi worked well and all the attractions are less than a 5 minute walk away. Beds were a little small but still comfortable. Checkin is earlier than most and checkout is later which is always a good...

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Thank Andrew C
Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

So bad experience . The responsible person treats so bad to the people and tries to charge their guest for everything . Take care choosing this hostel because he force the people to give a good rate and if it is not like this he doesn't give you back the deposit. Sorry :(((

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1Thank Reggie000001
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 5 October 2015

I did review before I booked the hostel. I was already mentally prepared to deal with a "below average" hostel because of the rating and reviews and the price(the cheapest in bath at the moment when i booked). I arrive at Bath early in the morning and left my luggage there with no hassle. Later on I only get back...

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2Thank Marilyn H
Reviewed 13 September 2015

We stayed here as everything else was booked. The bathrooms were so dirty and smelled. The staff were friendly and location was good. It was not a pleasant stay and I would not recommend it to anyone.

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1Thank Timmawithnews
Bergamo, Italy
Reviewed 18 August 2015

good only for the price and the friednly staff horrible conditions everywhere .... rooms and shared places (e.g. kitche) which they NEVER clean ... only one toilet for the guest (12 only in my room!) next time will look for a different place....

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3Thank Me_mauryF
Orange, Australia
Reviewed 16 August 2015

We've stayed in a lot of hostels and know that you get what you pay for, but we've paid the same for much better hostels! The staff were friendly, and the laundry service was useful, beds were comfortable and linen was clean - that's the good. The bad: the pillows are SO THIN, i looked around and everyone in the...

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3Thank goosiegoo
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

Stayed here recently the beds were comfy with clean linen and staff were friendly and helpful. But the except the beds the whole place was filthy I know you get what you pay for but it was disgusting layers of dust grime and dirt on everything you touch toilets and showers were beyond a joke! The "party dungeon" was a...

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4Thank gingerino88
Reviewed 14 August 2015

I've stayed in hostels all throughout Europe at different prices, and have to say this was grim. The staff were very accommodating , but can't really polish a.. Shame really, it could do with a bit of money into the wash facilities and that alone would improve it so much. It's quite a nice old building, and the station and...

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Thank Heather W
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Staying in a backpackers is always to do with price and since Bath is an expensive place to visit, it can be the only option for some people. On a budget price you have to have budget expectations but this hostel had some major flaws. There were only 3 showers and they were in the basement. Our room was on...

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Bath Backpackers is the most centrally located hostel in Bath. Within 2 minutes flat walk from the Train and Bus stations and closer still to the Abbey and Roman Baths. The hostel offers a basement party dungeon, recently modernized showers, separate kitchen and residents lounge , with flat screen Tv and DVD. We also offer a daily FREE continental breakfast. Our friendly staff will be happy advise the best to see and do. Happy Traveling ! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bath Backpackers Hostel

Address: 13 Pierrepont Street, Bath BA1 1LA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Bath
Price Range: $24 - $58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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