Exeter Globe Backpackers, 71 Holloway Street, Exeter, EX2 4JD

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Backpackers hostel in Exeter

A city centre hostel within easy walk of the beautiful old port, cathedral, shopping district and a wonderful mix of pubs, clubs, live music, restaurants and café scene. Great for the young and “young at heart” who enjoy a vibrant city centre. Twenty minutes' drive to Exmouth with its 2 mile sandy beach for all sail sports and start of the Jurassic Coastline, and the same to Dartmoor National Park for walking, climbing, cycling and horse riding. Exeter is an excellent place to find work and is just 2½ hours by train to London. In addition to male, female and mixed dorms there are private rooms and three large double rooms with additional bunks, sitting area, tea/coffee making facilities, hair dryer. We have 6 wet rooms with allocated/dedicated room use. Group bookings are welcome but we are not able to offer exclusive use of the building. Free WiFi. Not suitable for hen and stag groups, DSS, unaccompanied under 18s and families. ID required.

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  • Beds & Rooms:

    30: 3 private rooms and 5 dormitories.
  • Open:

    All year (phone for Xmas). Check in 3.30 - 7.30pm (earlier or later by arrangement only).
  • Price per night:

    £22.50 per night (dorm). From £100 per week (dorm). From £55 per night (private room).
  • Booking:

    To secure booking please phone ahead.
  • Directions:

    Bus station: over main road, take first turning on left (Southernhay East). Stay on LHS walk until you reach the Southgate Hotel. Hostel is diagonally opposite. From Central Station: take Queen St to High St, turn right then, at 1st lights turn left on to South St. Continue to large junction at bottom of hill. Cross at lights.
  • Public Transport :

    National Express, local bus companies and rail networks. 24 hour parking ticket available from hostel which is cheaper then local car parks.
  • Walks :

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks South West Coast Path Cathedral Cycle Route Trans Euro Trail
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This accommodation is available at the following peak times

Available New Year 2023 / 2024


aMixed dormitories
bSingle sex dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
dBedding provided
gFully heated
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
pClothes washing facilities
tWithin 1 mile of NCN
9Best Price Guarantee


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