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Birmingham Central Backpackers Hostel

58 Milk Street, Digbeth, Birmingham, England

78% Overall Rating 347 out of 386 customers would recommend this property based on 386 reviews

Atmosphere 82%

Cleanliness 76%

Facilities 75%

Location 74%

Safety 76%

Staff 88%

Value 79%

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What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Luggage Room
  • Towel


  • Free Breakfast
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • BBQ
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Common Room
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines

Important Information

No smoking in the buildings (UK Law). No outside alcohol
(licensed British pub); £200 fine + eviction for breaking these rules.
Photo ID (Passport/Drivers Licence) required to check-in. Guests
should be 16+ years, unless in a group and BCB aware of age.
Authorised guests only! You will be evicted and charged for
trespassers you allow. Card transactions over £50: 40p added to debit
payments, 2% to credit payments to offset bank fees. Most rooms are of
equal value & interchangeable.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00


  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Birmingham?

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Map and Directions


From Digbeth Coach Station. Walk out of the coach station and turn left and walk towards the Old Wharf pub (located on the corner of Coventry and Oxford Street)Take a right at the pub on to Coventry Street and walk down to where Coventry Street ends. We are on the left hand side, at the corner of Coventry and Milk Street.

From New Street Station: Walk out of the train station on the ground floor. Cross over the street toward the Boots pharmacy. Turn left and walk through the tunnel. When you get out the other side you will see Moor Street Station across the street and a huge building with silver reflectors on it on your right side. This is the Selfridges building. Follow the Selfridges building around keeping it on your right side. When you get around the corner you will see a large church and a traffic light. Turn left at the street, this is the Digbeth High Street. Walk down 4 streets and turn left at Milk Street. We are one street down on the left at the corner of Coventry and Milk Street.

From Moor Street Train Station: Walk out of Moor Street Train station to the left. Go straight towards the Moor Street Car Park. Go right at the car park along the street towards the big church with the silver disked building on your right hand side. Take a left at the Digbeth High Street and walk down four streets. Take a right at the street just past the Subway sandwich shop and where the white and black sign points to Birmingham Central Backpackers at Milk Street (the Big Bulls Head Pub and South Birmingham College will be on the corner.) Walk down one street to Coventry Street where you will find a purple and blue building. This is Birmingham Central Backpackers!

From the airport you can take a train that is about 15 minutes to New Street station. Then just follow the directions above. You also can take the 900 bus from the airport to Digbeth Coach Station (National Express) in the city centre. Get off at the Digbeth Coach Station stop. Cross over the main street towards the Subway restaurant. Take a left at Milk Street, this is the street between The Big Bulls Head pub and the South Birmingham College. We are located one street down on the left side.

From the Mega Bus Stop: Go down the street away from the Bannatynes towards the tall white apartment complex called the Masshouse. At the traffic light turn right. This is Moor Street Queensway. Walk to the building with the silver disks on the outside and Moor Street train station and turn left at it. Then cross over the road and go right onto the street called Moor Street Queensway and walk towards the big church. At the Digbeth High Street take a left. Walk 4 streets down to Milk Street ( Big Bulls Head Pub and South Birmingham College will be at the Intersection.) Take a left onto Milk Street and walk one street down to Coventry Street. We are the blue and purple building on Coventry Street and Milk Street!

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