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The Stables Bunk Barn

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

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Rhossili Bunkhouse, Swansea
Late availability from 22nd July 2014. Rhossili beach has been voted the best in the UK, third in Europe and ninth in the world. We have two other beautiful beaches also within walking distance of the bunkhouse. Most spectacular views and sunsets.

Added 22/07/2014 - Expires 28/10/2014

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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.

Use our FREE search facility and regional maps (above) to get up-to-the minute information on hundreds of bunkhouses, bunk barns, hostels, backpackers, camping barns and group accommodation centres in England, Wales and Scotland.  We pride ourselves on working closely with Independent Hostels UK, Scottish Independent Hostels, Sustrans and the Long Distance Walkers Association to bring you quality accommodation in unique locations.

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Bunkhouse At Warren Farm, Pembrokeshire
3 night mid-week stays available in our 12 bed bunkhouse on the #Pembs Coast Path for just £120/night for 11-14; 18-21, 26-29 August. This 15% discount offer is exclusive to Indie Hostels, so remember to quote #getoutmore

Added 15/07/2014 - Expires: 21/08/2014

Skiddaw House, Cumbria
Fantastic offers for July and August, either for booking 3 consecutive nights, or for booking a 4-bedded room Monday to Thursday, for more information look at the "tariff" page on

Added 04/07/2014 - Expires: 28/10/2014

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Mid Wales Bunkhouse, Powys
We still have availability in the bunkhouse, tipi and camping for most of the school holidays. No infuriating crowds, its always quiet and peaceful here even during the busy holiday period, and the weather is perfect. Call us on 01597 87 00 81 now!

Added 22/07/2014

Kendal Hostel, Cumbria
We now take dogs NO CHARGE but only in certain rooms so check when booking. Simple Breakfast £3.00 Full English £6.00

Added 19/07/2014

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