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YHA Ironbridge Coalport

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Aldershot, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Lovely hostel with friendly and helpful staff. We rang to say we would be arriving later than expected and this was fine. The hostel was clean, well organised and welcoming and it is in fantastic surroundings. The beds were comfortable and everything was clean and tidy. Thanks for a lovely stay, we will certainly be back for a proper holiday!

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YHAIronbridge, Manager at YHA Ironbridge Coalport, responded to this review

Great to hear you enjoyed yourselves and will be back! We look forward to welcoming you again.

Hay-on-Wye, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This really can't fail to meet most travellers' criteria - it's a recently refurbished hostel in a particularly scenic and convenient spot. We were visiting the various Ironbridge Museums over a period of a few days so a couple of nights here was just the ticket. Good self-catering facilities and lounge right next door for the kids to watch a...

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YHAIronbridge, Manager at YHA Ironbridge Coalport, responded to this review

Thank you for your excellent feedback and great to hear you enjoyed your time with us and exploring the Ironbridge Gorge

Princes Risborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

I booked a private room for two as an overnight break on a long journey expecting just to get a bed for the night, but ended up with a huge 6 bed ensuite room which was very comfy (maybe slightly too warm?) The hostel is set in a stunning part of the UK and it seems there is so much...

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YHAIronbridge, Manager at YHA Ironbridge Coalport, responded to this review

Thank you for the great feedback.

Williamsburg, Virginia
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Writing this review as I am about to check out and I have to say that I have absolutely love my time here. The staff is amazing, friendly, and very helpful. Ironbridge-Coalport is located within a complex that at one time was the Coalport China Factory, one of the many industries located in the Ironbridge Gorge along the Severn River....

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YHAIronbridge, Manager at YHA Ironbridge Coalport, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and for leaving such informative information for other travellers

Chandler’s Ford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Did not stay here but used the cafe as we were at the Coalpoirt China Museum which shares this campus. The service was great, the staff friendly and helpful, food and drinks very good and great value for money

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YHAIronbridge, Manager at YHA Ironbridge Coalport, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving the feedback and praise of our café which is open Easter to end September, and most wekeends throughout the year.

Kuwait
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Really enjoyed our stay here. We had a private room with own facilities. Typical YHA style - compact and functional. The building itself was brilliant. Two lounges, self-catering kitchen, laundry room and downstairs a nice cafe/restaurant. A very interesting area to visit.

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YHAIronbridge, Manager at YHA Ironbridge Coalport, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to leave this review

Loughborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. Self catering facilities were great, good social space, and good wifi. Our room had two sets of bunks and was ensuite - the shower was good. Staff were friendly and helpful

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YHAIronbridge, Owner at YHA Ironbridge Coalport, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive review and I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us

Consett, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

This is a large newish hostel is a converted industrial building right in the heart of the lower Ironbridge Gorge the China museum, Tar Tunnel, Blists Hill and more are very close. There is a bike shop with hire right next door. The car park is £2 for 24hrs, buses pass the door. There is an Attractive cafe bar on...

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YHAIronbridge, Manager at YHA Ironbridge Coalport, responded to this review

Hi there and thanks for leaving this review. The YHA is housed in the former Coalport China Works which is a listed building and as such permitted alterations to the original features are limited. We do provide fans in all south facing rooms to aid ventilation but we did have some particularly hot weather during August this year.

Reviewed 12 August 2016

Stayed here with my boyfriend for a night and it was lovely from the outside and in. Beds in rooms were very comfortable and felt clean, view from room 9 was lovely as it was facing the museum. Games room came with a pool table which was excellent for 50p. We pre-ordered breakfast from when we checked in which was...

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YHAIronbridge, Manager at YHA Ironbridge Coalport, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving this great feedback and thanks for the recommendation

Isle of Man, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Over night stay here with 10 others. Accommodation was good and made use of the building. We were greeted warmly and were made welcome. Unfortunately we arrived late in the day and no food was available but the offer to make some pizza was made (my travelling companions had cycled 118 miles )and needed more food. We were informed of...

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YHAIronbridge, Manager at YHA Ironbridge Coalport, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave this feedback and glad you enjoyed your stay with us

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
YHA Coalport offers comfortable accommodation and excellent home-cooked food in a beautiful historic location. Housed in the oldest surviving building of the famous Coalport China Works, within the Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site, it offers easy access to its many attractions and museums. National collections of Caughley and Coalport china are displayed at the china factory museum next door and it's a short walk along the Shropshire Canal to the 200-year old Tar Tunnel. Children get a fascinating insight into Victorian life at the nearby Blists Hill village or can visit Enginuity! - an interactive science museum. ... more   less 

Additional Information about YHA Ironbridge Coalport

Address: High Street | Coalport, Coalport TF8 7HT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > West Midlands > Coalport
Price Range: £23 - £98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — YHA Ironbridge Coalport 3*
Number of rooms: 83
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“rooms overlooking the river are nice , but such a nice area anyway.”
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“You could ask to overlook the park as opposed to the road. We didn't have wifi in our room, possibly too far away from hub.”
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“This is a typical YHA hostel. It's basic, but it's clean, safe and a better experience to travelling than hotel-life, in our opinion.”
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