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Falmouth’s beautiful natural harbour provides a picturesque background to the main street of charming shops, restaurants, cafés and pubs

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Wayfarers Independent Hostel, Cumbria
Enjoying the Lake District this weekend? Why not stay longer! We’ve room available Sunday - Thursday!

Added 18/04/2014 - Expires 24/04/2014

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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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Thorney How Independent Hostel, Cumbria
Receive a free voucher worth up to £2 off any hot drink per person or £2 off any evening Meal for all bookings arriving in May. Voucher must be used on night of arrival before 6.30pm and is non transferable. Please quote code IHUKMay14!

Added 13/04/2014 - Expires: 29/07/2014

Corris Hostel, Powys
Grab a 3 night Easter Special - starting Sunday 13th April for 2 weeks. 4 bedded room £150; 6 bedded room £225 and 10 bedded room £375. PLUS 20% off additional nights. Group bookings and hostel hire at discounted rates. Please enquire.

Added 11/04/2014 - Expires: 27/04/2014

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Hebden Bridge Hostel, Yorkshire
Hebden Bridge Hostel seeking live-in hostel staff! Check the job description on our website, and please get in touch if it sounds right for you.

Added 18/04/2014

Thorney How Independent Hostel, Cumbria
Late May Bank Holiday availability, last 2 & 4 person rooms plus individual beds from £26 per person with basic breakfasts going, going....

Added 15/04/2014

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