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The Stables Bunkhouse

A rural barn a few minutes walk from the pretty village of Edale

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Bala Backpackers, Gwynedd
CANCELLATION 29/30 August 2014. Whole Hostel 30 places at £39 each, discounted to £1100. Last BIG weekend before Schools Return! Extend your Bank Holiday into a whole week, and get 9 days off for just 4 days leave! Come on down, weather looks good.

Added 27/08/2014 - Expires 08/09/2014

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Independent Hostels offer ideal accommodation for groups, families and individuals involved in outdoor activities and independent travel. They have private rooms, flexible lengths of stay and self catering kitchens designed for groups. Perfect for reunions of families and friends and only 5% of the hostels are affiliated to the Youth Hostel Association YHA.

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Thorney How Independent Hostel, Cumbria
Free Bike Hire For Two With 2 Nights in Sept We’re offering free bike hire for one day for 2 people booking a 2 person room midweek for 2 nights or more in September. The deal is available from Monday 25th August to Wednesday 1st October 2014.

Added 20/08/2014 - Expires: 28/11/2014

Piggery Poke 4 Star Hostel, Ceredigion
Join us for the Cardigan Walks Festival, 3rd - 28th Sept, 2014 The festival includes 6 walks in the Cardigan area with dozens of other walks in Ceredigion in "Steptember". Stay at Piggery Poke for £20 pppn (2013 price!)

Added 13/08/2014 - Expires: 30/09/2014

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Marthrown Of Mabie Bunkhouse, Dumfries & Galloway
Roundhouse still available for Hogmanay -sleeps 16 - 3 nights £1100 4 nights £1380 Please contact Pam on 01387 b247900 for further info

Added 26/08/2014

Kendal Hostel, Cumbria
If you are thinking of bringing a group to visit us we give a free one night stay so you can check the suitability of the hostel We are taking bookings til end of 2015. Get in early. Many people come back with others so we must be doing good

Added 25/08/2014

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