Globe Backpackers Exeter
Address71 Holloway Street ExeterSee nearby area
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A city centre hostel within easy walking of everything: the beautiful old port, cathedral, award winning shopping district and wonderful mix of pubs, clubs, live music, restaurants and cafe scene. We therefore attract the young and \'young at heart\' and have the comings and goings reflecting a vibrant city centre. We will not suit those requiring a guaranteed quiet location, or young families.
We are 20 minutes drive to Exmouth with its 2 mile sandy beach; great for all sail sports, and the same to Dartmoor National Park; great for walking, rock climbing, cycling and horse riding. Exeter is also an excellent place to find work and just two and half hours by train from/to London.
ALL nationalities must produce identification - NO ID NO STAY! We accept current passport, current country ID card, current driving license, current student card. Please check you have correct ID before making a booking as we have the right to refuse entry. We DO NOT permit the following to stay: DSS, hen and stags, unaccompanied under 18\'s and families with children under 16.
RECEPTION HOURS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE - CHECK IN 3.30PM - 11PM ONLY. CHECK OUT 8.30AM - 11AM ONLY.
PLEASE ENSURE YOU MAKE TRAVEL PLANS TO ENABLE YOU TO CHECK IN BETWEN THESE HOURS.
All group bookings (6 or more people) require hostel approval and full payment in advance (additional conditions apply - please contact hostel direct)
The building is a Grade II listed Georgian building and we offer mainly dormitory style accommodation, single sex and mixed sex available, and one private room charged based on double occupancy with additional charges up to maximum of 4 people sharing.
We do not offer en-suite facilities. We have separate men only and female only shower facilities. We also offer 24 hour fully equipped self-catering kitchen and (the price includes free tea, coffee, sugar, oil and spices), separate TV room and social room.
Included in the price is bedding and linen - please remember to bring towel and toiletries!
Please note: We take a refundable £5 key deposit for each set of keys and there is a 50 pence surcharge for card payments.
DOUBLE ROOM BOOKINGS
The hostel will require full payment in advance on a non-refundable basis, it is NOT subject to a 48 cancellation policy. Please contact the hostel direct to make payment arrangements.
The hostel will require full payment in advance on a non-refundable basis for the first nights stay. Please contact the hostel direct to make payment arrangements.
Our definition of a group is 6 or more people. Group bookings allow you to book all your friends into the same room or across agreed dedicated rooms. We do not allow Hen and Stags to stay, unaccompanied under 18\'s and families with young children. All group bookings are to be approved by the hostel owners and terms and conditions of stay agreed. All group bookings are paid in full and in advance on a non-refundable basis. We also take a £20 per head security bond against damage and/or anti-social behaviour which is presented in cash on arrival and held until departure.We offer 24 hour access to the building using a key system. We take a refundable £5 key deposit for each set of keys (a lost set will incur an additional £5 charge). March - October: If you wish to stay for one night only on either a Friday or a Saturday there is a £1.50 per head surcharge i.e. not £17.50 per person per night but £19 per person per night. Independent travellers or groups of up to 5 people only incur a £1 per head surcharge.
Check in times are strictly 1530 - 2300 hours only.
All guests are required to present ID. We accept current passport, current driving license, current country ID cards and current student cards.
Services & facilities
- Bicycle Parking
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Free Internet Access
- Internet Access
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
Interesting places nearby
Saddles & Paddles
Rents out bikes (adult per hour/day £6/15), kayaks (£10/35) and Canadian canoes (£15/50); the tourist office stocks maps.
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