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

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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 and towels. The new 5 star wet rooms are going down a treat! Free WiFi. Not suitable for hen and stag groups, DSS, unaccompanied under 18s and families. ID required.

This accommodation is featured on our map of Devon, Cornwall and the West Country and here is its own website.


  • Beds & Rooms:

    46-52: 1x10, 3x8, 1x6, 3x2/4 (dbl/twin plus bunk bed)
  • Open:

    All year (phone for Xmas). Check in/check out: Mon-Fri: 8.30-12.00 & 3.30-11pm. Sat,Sun: 8.30am-11pm. Earlier check out by arrangement only.,
  • Price per night:

    Dorms from £17.50pp or £80pp per week. Private rooms from £50 for two people, £80 for four people. £5 key deposit.
  • 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

This accommodation is available to individuals, gives a Best Price Guarantee and has a pub within walking distance. It is on the Visit Britain COVID-19 Risk Assessment Good to Go scheme, the Re-opening for Summer 2020 page, the City, Backpacker and Boutique Hostels map and the SW Coast Path.


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


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Exeter’s Eclectic Charms

January 29th 2014

Exeter is a place that immediately wooed me with its’ quaint cobbled pathways, wonky medieval architecture and of course ornate cathedral that remains head and shoulders above the city landscape.

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Exeter Globe Backpackers are back this Autumn

July 3rd 2020

You can safely experience Exeter at a trendy backpackers. With measures in place to keep guests shielded you can rest easy.

Whether its a nice trip to Exmouth beach or a stroll to marvel at the cathedral Globe Backpackers is ideally situated. Exeter has more than its fair share of quirky architecture and charm throughout. While we may still be a way off dining out like we’re used to there’s plenty of opportunities for grabbing some quick and delicious food whilst out and about, seafood being particularly noteworthy here. While things may be a bit different for the foreseeable future Globe backpackers are doing everything they can to ensure guest safety, you can read the measures they are taking here

Globe good to go

Globe Backpackers Exeter are closed for new business for the foreseeable future.

March 28th 2020

Exeter Globe Backpackers Hostel in Exeter city centre

Exeter Globe Backpackers- what we have to offer!

May 2nd 2019

Complimenting our artistically themed hostel, we offer a wide range of amenities including self catering facilities, WiFi, and a best price guarantee!

In addition to self catering and WiFi, this best price guarantee accommodation has clothes washing facilities, a range of private rooms and dorms, and a computer with internet.

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Exeter Globe Backpackers Hostel in Exeter city centre

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