Falmouth Lodge Backpackers, 9 Gyllyngvase Terrace, Falmouth, Cornwall, TR11 4DL

Call Judi on 01326 319996 or 07525 722808


Falmouth's beautiful natural harbour provides a picturesque background to the main street of charming shops, restaurants, cafés and pubs. Voted the 2nd best coastal town, Falmouth is renowned for its sandy beaches, Pendennis Castle, exotic gardens, art galleries and Princess Pavilions. Go sightseeing on ferries to St Mawes, Truro, Flushing and the Helford. On a rainy day visit the National Maritime Museum and the Ships and Castle leisure pool. Take advantage of all manner of watersports - kayaking and paddleboarding, available right on the doorstep, with both tuition and equipment hire. Alternatively - fishing trips, sailing, diving and surfing all available from the town. Judi and her family returned from Grenada in the West Indies several years ago adding their own character and flavour to Falmouth Lodge Backpackers. They welcome guests to enjoy, not just Falmouth but also all else that Cornwall has to offer. Relaxed, friendly and clean, Falmouth Lodge Backpackers is just two minutes' walk from the Blue Flag Gyllyngvase Beach and the South West Coast Path plus only eight minutes' walk into town, the harbour and the station. Free WiFi and internet facilities. Free parking. No curfew. Complimentary tea, coffee and breakfast. Well-equipped kitchen and cosy lounge with TV/DVD and games. BBQ terrace. This accommodation is featured on our map of Devon, Cornwall and the West Country and here is its own website.


  • Rooms & Beds:

    28: 2x2/3, 2 x4/5, 1x6/7, 1xdbl/family en suite (some sea views).
  • Open:

    Open Jan-Nov incl New Year. Reception open from 5pm
  • Price per night:

    From £19 pp. Sole use £616 pn. Discounts for multiple nights
  • Booking:

    Online booking available direct from website - plus telephone or email enquiries welcome. First night deposit required to secure a reservation. Walk-ins also welcomed.
  • Directions:

    From the A30 take the A39 via Truro to Falmouth. Stay on the A39 in the direction of the castle and turn right into Gyllyngvase Road and then left into Gyllyngvase Terrace. Falmouth Lodge Backpackers hostel is No 9, on the left. Free Parking.
  • Public Transport:

    By train: Change at Truro for Falmouth Town. The train station is about 200 metres from the hostel. By bus: National Express provides a service to Falmouth from major towns and cities in the south and south-west of England. The bus station is in the town centre and it's just a £3-3.50 taxi ride to the hostel. By air: You can fly from London Stanstead and London Gatwick to Newquay and then a bus trip or drive to Falmouth.
  • Walks:

    Local Walks Long Distance Walks

This accommodation is by the sea, is available to individuals, gives a Best Price Guarantee, has a pub within walking distance, has availability this New Year and is on 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
nBreakfast available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
iDrying room
pClothes washing facilities
sComputer with internet
vWithin 5 miles of NCN
9Best Price Guarantee


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Book Direct at Falmouth Lodge Backpackers

November 9th 2018

Book Direct at Falmouth Lodge Backpackers via their website or the link on their Independent Hostels page. Booking direct means your money is going straight to the community that is welcoming you.

Falmouth Lodge cycle

Celebrate Christmas or New Year in Cornwall

August 6th 2018

Falmouth Lodge is available to groups of friends and family for bookings of two nights or more over Christmas or New Year. We are also offering a 20% discount on the normal sole use rate giving a rate of £492 a night for hire of this comfortable town house sleeping up to 28 people. Situated close to the centre of Falmouth and just minutes from glorious beaches and the coast path.

An ideal base to explore Cornwall, with Poldarks rugged north coast only 30 mins away and the beautiful, unspoiled Lizard on the south coast closeby. Explore the Eden Project, the Lost Gardens of Heligan, the Minnack Theatre and Falmouth Art Gallery.

Falmouth lodge is recommended by the Rough Guides and has a Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor.

Falmouth Lodge

A beautiful coastal location!

February 15th 2018

Falmouth Lodge Backpackers is a relaxed, friendly, clean hostel in the centre of all the exciting water sports activities in Cornwall! 

The hostel is situated within beautiful coastal scenery, an is only 2 minutes from the nearest beach and the South West Coast Path! 

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Contact Falmouth Lodge Backpackers - Call Judi on 01326 319996 or 07525 722808

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