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The Riverhouse Backpackers

59 Fitzhamon Embankment, Cardiff, Wales, Distance from city centre: 2.6km

Rating: 96% from 9 reviews

  • 100%Atmosphere
  • 100%Staff
  • 93%Security
  • 100%Cleanliness
  • 95%Location
  • 95%Value for money
  • 93%Facilities

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  • One of the best hostels I stayed in during my UK trip. Breakfast is included, and the kitchen is well-equipped with everything you'd need to cater for yourself the other meals. There are common areas that make it easy to meet people, and the hostel itself is small and intimate which also helps. There's enough powerpoints for everyone in the rooms, but if you have a top bunk you might have to leave your phone on the floor to charge. Great location close to the station and the city centre.
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  • 14 Jun 2016 Anonymous Australia
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  • 08 Jun 2016 Anonymous South Korea
  • nice, I must say The Riverhouse Backpackers, Cardiff, Wales is the best I've stayed in so far, facing and overlooking the Taff River, near to the city centre, free breakfast & delicious snacks for the supper. cleanliness and cozy atomosphere , evevn with a small lovely back garden , what impressed me most is the kindness and hospitality of the Abi & Chalie, the receptionists. it couldn't be better! The only thing that I regretted is I stayed there only two days! 真心不错,目前住过的最好的青旅!干净,整洁,环境优雅!
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  • 09 Feb 2016 GUISHENG China
  • I had a wonderful time staying here. The company was wonderful, the owners amicable and always willing to help, the bed very comfortable, and the breakfast surprisingly excellent. There was a very social atmosphere that helped me meet quite a few interesting people.
  • 97%
  • 29 Jan 2016 Jacob USA
  • Hostel was very easy find, central location, clean and tidy, staff is very helpful, excellent atmosphere! Overall great hostel, I am definitely recommending this hostel to anyone who's planning a trip to Cardiff.
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  • 22 Oct 2015 Thijs Netherlands
  • I am fairly new to Hostel experience. My stay at the Riverhouse was another good experience. Clean, great staff and excellent breakfast.
  • 91%
  • 03 Sep 2015 FRANCE Canada
  • Super Breakfast, Atmosphere and also the Events e.g. "Cider and Pizza Evenings" Are very good. Very good community area with two seperate ones both with a Sky TV package. Also a very good kitchen to cook for yourself abd friends and eneough room To have meals in the Dining Area. A Computer with printer for guests to use would be nice.
  • 94%
  • 31 Jul 2015 Anonymous Germany
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