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The Stables Bunkhouse

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

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Bank House Farm Hostel, Yorkshire
10+11 and 24+ 25 Oct 2014 still available! Sleeps 11 people for £40/person/weekend. Spectacular rural location in North York Moors National Park. Walking, cycling, chillaxing... Excellent value

Added 14/09/2014 - Expires 23/10/2014

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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.

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Elterwater Hostel, Cumbria
Enjoy the Lakes this autumn. Elterwater Hostel Midweek October Offer. Bed & Breakfast for £18 pppn Sunday to Thursday in six bedded dorm room (excluding half term week).

Added 11/09/2014 - Expires: 24/10/2014

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

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Ambleside Backpackers, Cumbria
Glorious weather here, don’t come on Saturday,no beds, come Sunday for refreshing peace.

Added 12/09/2014

Mid Wales Bunkhouse, Powys
October can be a lovely month to enjoy the Cambrian Mountains countryside, walking, cyclig, horse riding or any other way you can think of. Make the most of autumn with a stay at Mid Wales Bunkhouse.

Added 12/09/2014

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