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Causeway Coast Independent Hostel

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

This place was awesome!!! Right on the ocean, and the views are stunning. Rick was a great host, really made us feel welcome and has tons of information about the area. Quick drive to the giants causeway, which is spectacular. Only complaint was the cold shower, but other than that, we loved it here!!!

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 April 2015

I stayed for three nights at Rick's hostel and I can only be positive about this experience. The room where I stayed in was really cute, equiped with its own little bathroom. The location couldn't be better, as it was really close to the amazing coastline, and it has a busstop at the frontdoor. For me, as a solo-traveller, it...

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Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

Rick was a superb host and gave us excellent advice on where to find a place to eat within a nine minute walk. Currently he takes cash only but the rooms are clean and the hostel is in a good location near the seafront/main area of town. You can park your car on the road around the corner from the...

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Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

Stayed two nights with my buddy whilst we toured Ireland from Canada. The hostel is perfectly located and close to some beautiful scenery in a quaint little ocean side town. Rick is a very knowledgeable and friendly guy and as others have mentioned , his personal touch is one of the hostels major plus points. Another plus point is the...

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canada
Reviewed 1 March 2015

If you're on a long term travel, or need a place to sleep on a tight budget, this place will do. Very affordable for the area, which means that a person can't complain tooooo much - you get what you pay for! Rick is a superb guy, VERY pleasant and willing to chat. I think the real complaints we have...

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United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Lovely location. Rick is a friendly guy whose personal touches make his hostel particularly pleasant, though cleanliness of the kitchen/ dining room could be improved. The hostel is let down by a 'volunteer worker' who is oblivious of the need to wipe dining room tables or sweep the floor. Bread crumbs & breakfast detritus were visible on dining room tables...

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Thank Andrew G
Belfast
Reviewed 29 April 2014

Clean, comfortable hostel at a really good price. Rick is very welcoming and friendly. Hostel has lots of nice personal touches and clean comfy beds. Bathrooms were spotless. We were upgraded to an ensuite room free of charge because the room was unoccupied.

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Morpeth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2013 via mobile

Our double room in the attic was very small. Bed linen very worn. There were only two toilets and three showers one of which was not working. Positive points Rick friendly guy, free unlimited tea and coffee. Self service breakfast included. Hostel in good location in town.

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Ireland
Reviewed 24 March 2013

I really enjoyed my overnight stay at Ricky's Tourist Hostel in Portstewart. I had a Double Room Ensuite that was clean and well presented.For £18pp given the location of this Hostel it is exceptional value. I was able to use Ricky's as a base and I can only say I will be back and I would recommend it. I enjoyed...

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2012

Just back from a couple of days at this first class hostel - a well run place where the emphasis is on informality and relaxation. The place is nothing fancy, but you're not paying fancy prices so that's ok and the location is great - central without being noisy. High level of cleanliness and a warm welcome from Rick, your...

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Additional Information about Causeway Coast Independent Hostel

Address: 4 Victoria Terrace | Atlantic Circle, Portstewart BT55 7BA, Northern Ireland
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Londonderry > Portstewart
Price Range: €29 - €58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 24
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“The en-suite rooms are particularly pleasant, whereas the shared shower facility leaks water onto the floor and hygiene of the shared toilet could be improved.”
 of 5 bubbles plushdv6, 17 Jun 2014 | Read review
“You can park at the door !”
  • Double Ensuite Room
  • the room next to ours
  • Twin Room
  • Family Room
  • Our Quad Room
 of 5 bubbles kphinds, 24 Mar 2013 | Read review
“Some rooms are en-suite and some have communal showers in the hallway, so ask when you book if there is a room with a bathroom available.”
 of 5 bubbles Jeniba, 10 Jul 2012 | Read review
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