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    Albatross Hostel

    51 Grainger Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5JE, England
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    • Excellent32%
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    1 - 5 of 134 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Pros: clean room, toilet, bathroom, very friendly stuff, location at the city centre, comfortable bed. Cons: no wifi in the room, bathroom and toilet were at the other part of the building, no plugs at the bathroom to dry your hair, cold room, cold toilet,...More

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    Response from Albatross H, reception at Albatross HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

    good afternoon thank you for taking the time to write us a review we are sorry you found some issues with your stay i will pass your comments on to the management we hope to see you again in the near future. with kind regards...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Staff went out of their way to help. Clean and welcoming - exactly what you'd want from a hostel. Having a kitchen there was a great help too, great to be able to come in and get a cup of tea. Perfect location right in...More

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    Response from Albatross H, Manager at Albatross HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

    good afternoon thank you for taking the time to write us a review we are very glad you had a good stay with us and we hope to see you again in the near future i will pass on your comments to the staff. with...More

    Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

    Best welcome so far. Great hostel. Everything clean. And spacious. Close to the rail station, bus station, supermarkets, and budget restaurants. I stayed in a 4 bed room. Perfect. Comfortable bed. Good locker space. Mirror would U believe. Crisp clean linen. Excellent lounge and kitchen...More

    Thank Timothy W
    Response from Albatross H, Manager at Albatross HostelResponded 22 September 2017

    Good Morning Timothy, Thank you for leaving such a kind review. We are all really pleased you enjoyed your stay. Should you wish to make another booking, please call our Reception Team directly who will be more than happy to assist you. Regards The Albatross...More

    Reviewed 5 September 2017

    The location was great, within walking distance of both the train and coach stations, even with a suitcase as big as mine. Staff was very friendly and helpful upon check-in and throughout my stay. The lift only goes partway up, but the woman at the...More

    Thank cherryredtoenails
    Response from Albatross H, Manager at Albatross HostelResponded 22 September 2017

    Hello, Thank you for leaving a review! We are really happy you enjoyed your stay here and we hope to welcome you here again soon. We are in the process of staff training as some of our team are from outside of the area so...More

    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    Came for a football tour and lads weekend away with my team was 12 of us in total had 2 rooms. Rooms are clean tidy with plenty of space and bunk beds where perfect for what we was using them for. in the middle of...More

    Thank Aiden T
    Response from Albatross H, Manager at Albatross HostelResponded 9 August 2017

    Hi, Thanks for taking time to leave us a review. We are really pleased to hear you had a good time here and we look forward to seeing you again when you next visit Newcastle. Kind regards The Albatross Team

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    "i think all the rooms are nice."
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    "Lift for luggage only, lots of stairs."
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