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Such a central location in York and the interior design of the hostel was so bright and bubbly that you want to almost change room every night to see all the different themes. Great facilities and having a separate mirror and hairdrying station as you can always get access to a bathroom. Only downside is not having a permanent receptionist as such, but it wasn't an issue as they give you all the required information and contact details. Would highly recommend this hostel. Enjoy!
This is the BEST hostel I have ever stayed in!! Located in the heart of York, great friendly staff, great shower, comfy bed, very clean
Amazing hostel right in the heart of York not far from the train station. One of the best hostels I have stayed in and definitely shows. One gripe would be that staff is not very present and reception and check in is in the bar downstairs. Took about 20 minutes for someone to show up to check in. I stayed in the pod room which is a great concept that are very comfortable. Socially hostel was not the best with people mostly keeping to themselves but it was possible to socialize
Nice location, good facilities , staff not around generally . A little noisy in the night because of downstairs bar.
Really great place - just renovated, the rooms are very clear, the beds are spacious, and the facilities are fantastic - free coffee! And the location is fantastic - barley a five minute walk to the Minster and right in the heart of York. I would absolutely recommend this place to anyone!
Fantastic hostel! One of the best in my 4 months of travel so far. VERY good kitchen facilities, great common room area that makes it easy to meet people, great bathrooms, HAIR DRYERS!!!! They had really thought of everything. Mirrors next to plugs for the ladies. I could go on... STAY HERE!!
Wonderful hostel right in the heart of the city centre. I guess it was the most impressive hostel atmosphere I've ever seen. It is more expensive than the other hostels around but the premium I pay is worth what I got.
Friendly and helpful staff with a good location. Nice and well kept dorm.
One of my favourite hostels in the UK. Great amenities, everything is very modern and you couldn't have a more perfect location.
- Novice Nomad
- Female, 25-30
- (1 review)
The beds were a little dusty, but other than that, it was all clean and good.
fantastic location, loved the pod beds with reading lights/plugins. Small lockers for valuables only and not in (my) room, but you didn't have to pay to use them. Hot spot for hen/stag parties, loud bar Fri/Sat nights attached, quiet the rest of the time. Only complaint was their WiFi provider. Unless I was doing something wrong (possible) their WiFi provider asked me to login through Fcbk or Twitter, thus giving up my info and and all of my friends'emails, which is not acceptable.
staffs are nice and helpful. location is excellent, decorations are good facilities are new. a good place to stay.the only shortcoming is that the bar downstairs is noisy at night.
Everything was perfect - but the mattress was the worst I have ever experienced in a hostel. If at all possible, maybe invest in new better ones? I am sure it would be much appreciated.
Could do with a 24-hour reception as I got locked out my dorm when I went to the toilet in the middle of the night and had to sleep on a sofa in the communal area in my pants. AN hour later, the same thing happened to another guy in his pants, who then had to share my sofa.
Great stay with a lovely staff, great bed, perfect location and facilities (showers, towels, kitchen, ...)
- Novice Nomad
- Female, 18-24
- (1 review)
One of the best hostels I've stayed in this year! The staff were incredibly friendly and helpful with tours and city information and the facilities are beautiful. Thanks to everyone there!
This place is amazing. The best place I've stayed since I've been traveling. Everything is clean and new, beds are great, really nice kitchen and free big towel. And it's run by basically the nicest people ever!
Only the internet connection was intermittent. Otherwise, everything was wonderful - I'm definitely staying here the next time I visit York!
- Novice Nomad
- Male, 31-40
- (1 review)
This hostel is amazing!!! The staff is super helpful, Ivone was really nice and sweet, she gave us a walking tour for free and invite us with some drinks in the terrace. The hostel has all the facilities you may need, laundry for free, a new and very well equiped kitchen. The bedrooms are awesome!!!! Super comfortable beds and very spacious. The hostel is located in a central place so it's really easy to get where ever you want to go. I'll definitily go back if i visit york again!! Thank you!!!!
My six-bed room was really cool - it was a whole suite with a kitchen and living room! Very cool with great facilities as well as very clean. The one bad thing was that the wifi didn't work in the room which was on the second floor, so I had to go down to the bar downstairs which was quite noisy and busy at night. But this hostel is really great, highly recommended!