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Dundee Backpackers Hostel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent 2 nights in a single room - really pleased I spent the extra and not went into a dorm. My fellow travellers were, to put it bluntly, ignorant! But the Hostel has a great central location and all the facilities one needs. A lot of stairs so need to bear that in mind if one has heavy bags, did...

1Thank Kairlan M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was in this hostel the last week. I'm from Barcelona but actually I'm living in Edinburgh and I'm traveling as much as I can to all Uk. From all the hostels that I was in this last 20 months this is the best. The staff was really helpful and approachable all the time (I would like to mention Piotr,...

Thank Elisabet M
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Cheap, great value for money, £40 for 2 nights in my own room. Shared bathroom facilities but at that price you cannot complain. Am sure I will be back there again. Bring ur own towel as they dnt seem to supply them. Secure lock at bottom door, friendly staff and a security card to get in and out your room.

1Thank Daniel W
Milowka, Poland
Reviewed 21 February 2017

The room was very warm when 8 people were in it. One of our party was injured on a broken part of the bed. We found little army figures and flowers in our room along with cider caps. Luckily there was an old man who helped us in troubled times like being locked out. He was great for general banter...

1Thank RickHarris0n
Perth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Good, clean room. Bathroom next to me out of order but another one just along the corridor. Not everyone's thing but brilliant for me. Was on my own, out with pals and didn't want to spend £85 in another well known chain of "cheap rooms....!" Good comfy bed, easy to find. Polite staff on reception. Was very quiet all night...

1Thank Allan K
Reviewed 8 January 2017

I stayed at this hostel for three nights. The check-in assistant manager a Polish guy called Piotr was miserable and rude and looked like he wanted to be elsewhere. The initial room was very nice with an on suite bathroom except the lightbulb i the bathroom was not working. I politely asked Piotr if he could replace this but he...

3Thank Gearóid J
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Ensuite single room with double bed.warm and clean....wifi...shared kitchen and social facilities if required.in the very centre of Dundee.Great value..Remember photo I.d.and pay cash if possible .£5 returnable deposit on your key.

Thank RKemp115
Reviewed 2 October 2016

My friend and I just wanted a wee night out in Dundee and came across this as a great cheap option to stay. The staff on reception were very welcoming and directed us to our room. We noticed quickly how quirky the decor and the layout of the building was however this was something we enjoyed. We were pleased to...

1Thank Heather T
Forres, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Very basic room, which was clean and tidy,decor was nice except for the plaster that fell off when we shut the big sash window, that looked down onto the square in front of the Caird hall. We didn't book a breakfast but there was a macDonald's round the corner for a macmuffin. Lots of steps up to our room, at...

Thank family25traveller
Genoa, Italy
Reviewed 25 September 2016

That guy at the reception was CRAZY RUDE. I asked to see the room (50 quid a night) and He said to me that "They don't show the rooms before you pay" I've travelled in 5 continents and 56 countries...NEVER HEARD AN ANSWER LIKE THAT FROM AN HOSTEL. We arrived 25 minutes before the check in and he had us...

1Thank Vittorio B

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Additional Information about Dundee Backpackers Hostel

Address: 71 High Street, Dundee DD1 1SD, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dundee
Price Range: $58 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Dundee Backpackers Hostel 4*
Number of rooms: 30
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“The games room is a good place to stay”
RickHarris0n, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms to the rear are quite as the front is noisy at nighttime.”
gear_idj, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Supposed to have wifi but we couldn't find it”
family25traveller, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Request a room on a lower floor”
greattriphaha, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“room number 14”
316jank, 15 Oct 2015 | Read review
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