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Arnie's Backpackers

Traveller (36)
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good22%
  • Average27%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible8%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Welcome to the friendliest and cosiest hostel in Belfast! Its a safe, clean, 27 bed, city centre hostel. Free WIFI & tea/coffee. Be greeted on arrival with tea/coffee & biscuits and relax in front of our warm coal firesWe have a lovely kitchen, dining-room, lounge and garden open to all...
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63 Fitzwilliam Street, Belfast BT9 6AX, Northern Ireland
5 km to Belfast City Airport
118 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
1.3 km from City Hall
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Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Visited Arnie's as a group of 8 backpackers, we showed up cold and wet from the rain and we're invited to sit in the lounge while we waited for our room to be ready and Arnie brought us hot tea and biscuits and we cuddled...More

Date of stay: March 2017
1  Thank kristycurtis
Reviewed 4 February 2017

It has a reasonably good location which is close to Ultster Museum. Mr Arnie and the staff had been very helpful. Bathroom and toilets are not many but sufficient. I would recommend this hostel for a backpacker who would not pay so much money for...More

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank Yağız Ö
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Stayed there for 2 nights, decent hostel but very friendly staff and the location is also pretty nice! It´s very close to Queens University and the Ulster Museum and a 20 min walk to city center! You get what you pay for!

Date of stay: October 2016
Thank Eyrun J
Reviewed 2 September 2016

As basic as basic can get. The staff were very friendly. But the rooms were extremely cramped, the beds were comfortable though and the bedding was clean. They were extremely accommodating towards my kids, so if you are travelling on a budget with children then...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank Ingvar I
Reviewed 29 July 2016

This hostel is a converted residential property with very little space in each of the rooms. There are only 2 showers and 2 toilets for all 23 beds within the hostel, not enough facilities at all. The beds we had were not that great/comfortable with...More

Date of stay: July 2016
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Welcome to the friendliest and cosiest hostel in Belfast! Its a safe, clean, 27 bed, city centre hostel. Free WIFI & tea/coffee. Be greeted on arrival with tea/coffee & biscuits and relax in front of our More warm coal firesWe have a lovely kitchen, dining-room, lounge and garden open to all visitors. Along with Free WIFI we have internet access available on our in house computer. This is an environmentally friendly establishment as we recycle. You might be lucky enough to meet the jack russell dog that often visits! Feel free to use our in house piano and guitar. No curfew or lockout.Our friendly staff will do their best to make you feel right at home. Feel free to ask for any information about tours, travelling, and the local area. Arnie's is the ideal place to explore the culture, nightlife, shops and entertainment in Belfast. Tours of Belfast and Giants Causeway from the hostel and lots of info and advice!!We provide a full kitchen and common areas kept warm by real coal fires, along with radios and a television/dvd player. We also have laundry facilities available to guests. Less
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US$18 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Arnie's Backpackers Belfast, Northern Ireland
Location
United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > Belfast
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$18 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Arnie's Backpackers Belfast, Northern Ireland
Location
United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > Belfast
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Traveller (36)
Room & Suite (9)
Dining (4)
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"All rooms are nice. The street is very quiet."
kaatjedethouars
6 May 2018
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"The 'Belfast Zoo' on the top floor is snug but with creaky floorboards"
83rossa
4 Feb 2018
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"I was on the second floor room number 4. Bed 8 is very squeaky but the only one that would annoy is the..."
metalwolf8
13 Oct 2014
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"If you're tall, mention this when booking so you don't get assigned to a shorter bunk!"
J_Hope_246
9 Apr 2014
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