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Top Rated Hostels in Belfast, Northern Ireland

Vagabonds 95%

1. Vagabonds

Hostel
9 University Road, Belfast

Atmosphere 97%

Cleanliness 94%

Facilities 95%

Location 95%

Safety 94%

Staff 96%

Value 96%

229 out of 237 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Vagabonds

19 May 2016 97%
Travel Type: With my spouse / partner
Trip Type: City break Sightseeing & culture
Age Range: 18-24

Friendly staff, I love the decoration as well. It looks so cozy,

would recommend this property

21 Apr 2016 100%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: City break
Age Range: 25-30

Atmophere was amazing! If you're looking for a fun time in Belfast this place is an absolute must, mighty craic!

would recommend this property

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Global Village 90%

2. Global Village

Hostel
87 University Street, Belfast

Atmosphere 93%

Cleanliness 87%

Facilities 88%

Location 84%

Safety 90%

Staff 94%

Value 94%

178 out of 184 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Global Village

20 May 2016 83%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: City break Partying / nightlife
Age Range: 25-30

Hostel in a great location to the city centre. Jamie and the rest of the staff were really friendly and created good nightlife in the hostel.

would recommend this property

06 May 2016 100%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: City break
Age Range: 25-30

great craic and atmosphere, organised events each evening, really close to city centre, awesome facilities!

would recommend this property

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Queen's University Belfast 89%

3. Queen's University Belfast

Guesthouse
78 Malone Road, Belfast

Atmosphere 77%

Cleanliness 83%

Facilities 89%

Location 89%

Safety 100%

Staff 100%

Value 86%

6 out of 7 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Queen's University Belfast

10 Aug 2015 100%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: City break Sightseeing & culture

Close to everything in Belfast . Staff excellent , friendly and helpful .

would recommend this property

21 Aug 2014 89%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Work / volunteering

Loved the layout of the site and the friendliness of the staff.

would recommend this property

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Belfast International Youth Hostel 84%

4. Belfast International Youth Hostel

Hostel
22-32 Donegal Road

Atmosphere 78%

Cleanliness 79%

Facilities 78%

Location 89%

Safety 88%

Staff 90%

Value 85%

43 out of 49 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Belfast International Youth Hostel

19 May 2016 100%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year
Age Range: 18-24

Everything

would recommend this property

23 Apr 2016 86%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities
Age Range: 25-30

I liked the atmosphere of the place and the people, and also that it was very clean.

would recommend this property

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Arnies Backpackers 80%

5. Arnies Backpackers

Hostel
63 Fitzwilliam Street (opposite Queens University)

Atmosphere 81%

Cleanliness 78%

Facilities 73%

Location 78%

Safety 79%

Staff 91%

Value 79%

30 out of 34 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Arnies Backpackers

01 Apr 2016 83%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: Events / festivals
Age Range: 18-24

Secure,Smoking area

would recommend this property

05 Jul 2015 83%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: City break

Very pleasant place with nice staff:-)

would recommend this property

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Lagan Backpackers 73%

6. Lagan Backpackers

Hostel
121 Fitzroy ave, Belfast

Atmosphere 74%

Cleanliness 60%

Facilities 66%

Location 79%

Safety 73%

Staff 84%

Value 74%

281 out of 320 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Lagan Backpackers

05 Apr 2016 91%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year
Age Range: 31-40

Good hostel to stay

would recommend this property

27 Dec 2015 83%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture

Very friendly staff. Multicultural.

would recommend this property

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Paddy's Palace Belfast 71%

7. Paddy's Palace Belfast

Hostel
68 Lisburn Road

Atmosphere 64%

Cleanliness 66%

Facilities 65%

Location 79%

Safety 76%

Staff 74%

Value 74%

83 out of 120 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Paddy's Palace Belfast

25 Aug 2015 100%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Business / conference

Price and location

would recommend this property

27 Jul 2015 69%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: City break

Not too far from the city centre; reasonable price - you get what you pay for - budget accommodation; plenty of places to buy food, eat or drink nearby. Staff were very helpful and friendly.

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