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    The River House Backpackers

    59 Fitzhamon Embankment, Cardiff CF11 6AN, Wales
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    • Excellent79%
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    Reviewed 30 August 2014

    The staff is friendly and they are able to help you 24/7. Charlie and Abi are really professional. The rooms are perfect. Breakfast is amazing. 5 stars. If you are looking for a hostel in Cardiff, this is the one.

    Thank ruteniado
    Reviewed 26 August 2014

    Everything about this place is wonderful, Super clean, Friendly staff and very accommodating. The only thing I didn't like was we were in the top rooms and on the top bunks they were too close to the ceiling and I bumped my head many times...More

    Thank Paige G
    Reviewed 23 August 2014

    I stayed here last weekend from Thursday to Sunday to attend a family wedding nearby with my Mum and teenage daughters. We all loved the friendly, welcoming atmosphere and the attention to detail provided by our lovely hosts Abbie and Charlie (sorry if I did...More

    1  Thank Angela M
    Reviewed 20 August 2014

    I strongly recommend the River House. It is clean, the staff is very friendly and helpful, and the location is good (very close to the Cardiff Central Station). Besides this they serve a good breakfast and they have some individual bathrooms.

    Thank YNaomi
    Reviewed 15 August 2014

    No wonder this place gets such fantastic reviews. It's cheap, it's clean, there are more than enough toilets & showers (and they're all always clean) etc., but I think this is more than a simple hostel. It has a very familiar atmosphere. The owner takes...More

    Thank Alfonso M
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    • US$19 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    Cbasha
    28 October 2015|
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    Hello, Our lockers are for valuables then cases are kept under the beds. Large cases are not meant for keeping in our lockers. Kind regards
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    "I was on the top floor and the room was quiet - but quite warm in the unexpected good weather."
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    "Try to socialize with the other guests. Even a shy person like myself got involved and had a great time"
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    "opt for rooms on the back of the hostel at weekends."
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    "all rooms are double glazed so noise was minimal"
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