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Whitepark Bay Youth Hostel

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 23 July 2013

WPB was out first stop of our 18 days of travel in Ireland. The setting is BEAUTIFUL! It felt like we had been there before, then I realized that the photo on the cover of our Ireland guidebook was the view out our bedroom window at the hostel!!!! We had a wonderful time here and met a number of people...

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Derry, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 July 2013

This was a last minute trip booked for my family and our first time staying at a hostel. The facilities were excellent, the whole place was very clean, staff very friendly and helpful, and the views were gorgeous. Perfect spot from which to explore the Antrim coast.

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BIYH, Public Relations Manager at Whitepark Bay Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Eve Many thanks for taking the time to review Whitepark Bay Youth Hostel, I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. I'm sure the fabulous weather we are having only heightened the fabulous views at Whitepark Bay!

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 June 2013

I brought a group of 32 school children to stay here and it was the perfect base. The hostel is well-equipped and well-maintained. The rooms are comfortable and the views from the sitting room are stunning. It provided everything we needed for a comfortable week's stay. Many thanks to Gretta and the staff for being so helpful and accommodating!

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Cathy M, Public Relations Manager at Whitepark Bay Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Chris Many thanks for taking the time to review Whitepark Bay Youth Hostel - we are thrilled to hear that your group enjoyed their stay and we hope that you will come back and stay with us again soon!

Reviewed 22 June 2013

This hostel is very well maintained with friendly helpful staff. The hostel overlooks the beach and is a great base for exploring local attractions such as the Giant Causeway, the Bushman Distillery the rope bridge. A great budget choice.

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Cathy M, Public Relations Manager at Whitepark Bay Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Phil Many thanks for your excellent review - we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay at Whitepark Bay and hope that we can welcome you back in the future!

Reviewed 27 May 2013 via mobile

I have not yet visited this area, but I had to comment on the excellent customer service I recieved through email! I'm a student in the USA & had a lot of questions about getting to WBP from Belfast. A woman named Gretta answered all of my questions with care and concern. Through her help I was able to decide...

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Cathy M, Public Relations Manager at Whitepark Bay Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Hi - Many thanks for taking the time to review your experience with our hostel and it is lovely to hear such enthusiastic comments about Gretta, who always goes above and beyond to welcome any guests/ potential guests. We hope that you can experience the true Northern Irish welcome in person, at Whitepark Bay some day soon!!!

London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2013

Went to spend one night in this hostel for Easter. I was honestly pleasantly surprised by how clean the rooms were, how great the common premises were (large dining room/living room with a fireplace). It comes with a shared fully equipped super clean kitchen. More importantly to me at least, was the super friendly and extremely warm and helpful welcoming...

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Cathy M, Public Relations Manager at Whitepark Bay Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay and we hope to welcome you back sometime in the future!

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2012

Came here to stay for a school field trip for 3 days. I was pleasantly surprised by the quality of services offered. The TV lounge was great as was the separate lounging area. The kitchen was good as was the quality of the food and so were the staff. they were both helpful and kind. the rooms were good and...

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Northern Ireland
Reviewed 26 August 2012

This was our third stay in Whitepark youth hostel. The staff are friendly, welcoming and helpful. The location is excellent and centrally placed to access nearby beaches, walks and national trust properties. We enjoyed ourselves so much we booked an extra night. The hostel is clean, the kitchen well equipped, the dining area and lounge, spacious and the views are...

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Lisboa, Portugal
Reviewed 18 June 2012

Do not expect the best comfortable place where to stay. The location is what makes the place worth it. It could be wiser to bring the place to a more modern facilities. Beds, baths and furniture could be renewed. The internet access is at all times expensive and connection does not work. Managers could think about installing a good wirless...

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Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts
Reviewed 14 April 2012

I have to admit, I expected the world of this hostel, with its stunning views and comforting location.  Hate to be the one to say it, but the staff seemed quite thick.  They offered little without prompting and were hard pressed to give direct answers to simple questions like which bus to take where, what to do, and so forth....

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whitepark Bay Youth Hostel is an award winning youth hostel with one of the best locations in the world - with panoramic views of Whitepark Bay, one of the most incredible sea views on the North Antrim Coast. Whitepark Bay Youth Hostel is modern with all rooms ensuite, up-to-date facilities and a ramge of room sizes. Twin rooms have hair dryer, tea/coffee facilities and a television. As part of the Hostelling International Northern Ireland brand, Whitepark Bay Youth Hostel offers high standards in cleanliness, welcome, security, privacy and comfort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Whitepark Bay Youth Hostel

Address: 157 Whitepark Road, Ballintoy BT54 6NH, Northern Ireland
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Ballintoy
Price Range: £28 - £118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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Whitepark Bay Youth Hotel Ballintoy
Whitepark Bay Youth Hostel Ballintoy, Northern Ireland
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“if u like a good view ask in advance for this as the front rooms are breath taking views”
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“Room 9 (bay view)”
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“Twin room perfect and all en-suite. 4 bed rooms a bit cramped if each person has bags and stuff. Remember to bring your own towels.”
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“Get a room with a good view!”
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