Albatross Hostel, 51 Grainger Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 5JE

Call Reception on 0191 2331330

English Hostels: Backpackers Hostel in Newscastle

Fly high with the award winning “Albatross”! This clean and modern hostel is located in Newcastle's city centre. All in walking distance from sporting, musical and conference venues, art galleries, historical attractions, food markets and public transport facilities. We are open all year round. The Albatross is primarily designed to provide affordable accommodation in the city centre for the international travellers, walkers, cyclists and bikers. Also ideal for exchange student groups, sports teams, choirs etc. We provide rooms from 2 bed to 12 beds and anything in between for as little as £17.00. The overnight price includes; linen, 24hr reception, fully fitted self-catering kitchen with free tea, coffee and toast, free WiFi access and computer terminals, pool table, satellite TV, free baggage storage and laundry facilities. A young dedicated international team is looking forward to welcoming you.

This accommodation is featured on our map of Northumberland and here is its own website.


  • Beds & Rooms:

  • Open:

    All year. All day.
  • Price per night:

    From £17pp (dorm).
  • Booking:

    Book online
  • Directions:

    Central Station/Megabus drop off point: from main entrance, head right, take the first street on your left (Grainger St), you'll find us on your left 200m uphill. From National Express coach station: head down Scotswood Rd to Central Station. From Airport: take Metro to Central Station (20 mins' travel). From port (ferry): buses travel between the port and Central Station and take 20 mins.
  • Public Transport :

    Five minutes' walk from central train, bus and metro stations.
  • Walks :

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks Hadrians Wall Path Hadrians Cycleway C2C Cycle Route Castles and Coasts Route Cathedral Cycle Route Trans Euro Trail
This accommodation is featured on the following pages
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aMixed dormitories
bSingle sex dormitories
cPrivate rooms
dBedding provided
gFully heated
nBreakfast available (with notice)
kSelf catering facilities
pClothes washing facilities
sComputer with internet
tWithin 1 mile of NCN


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An albatross… in Newcastle?

February 21st 2020

Odd the name might well be Albatross hostel has won awards for its accommodation. Just five minutes away from the main transport links it offers affordable accommodation in the center of Newcastle.

Previously a bank, Albatross has been stylishly renovated to provide clean and comfortable accommodation for an affordable price. Drinking, partying or just general boogie-ing no matter how late you’re out Albatross has 24hr reception to help. Free tea and toast are provided as well as use of the self catering facilities. Being in the center of Newcastle finding a takeaway shouldn’t be too hard if you’d prefer hot cheese on bread and such. There is also a games room perfect for mixing with like minded travelers or just to play a game of pool. Albatross and it’s team of young international travelers are looking forward to welcome you.

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Hen Weekend in the City Centre

November 19th 2019

We know the pressure that comes with being the Maid of Honour is pretty high! Let us do our bit and contribute affordable accommodation in Newcastle city centre specifically for large groups! Enjoy a girly night altogether in one dorm , book your stay online at

With plenty of beds, city centre location and affordable rates  Albatross hostel is ideal for stag and hen weekends.

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