Albatross Hostel

Albatross Hostel

51 Grainger Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 5JE, United Kingdom
+44 191 233 1330

based on 404 reviews

Albatross Hostel
Thu 28/10
Fri 29/10
Enter your desired dates in the search form above to see room rates for Albatross Hostel

About Albatross Hostel

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Set in the heart of the city, Albatross Backpackers In offers easy access to Newcastle's popular sightseeing and retail areas. It also provides free Wi-Fi, luggage storage and a 24-hour reception. There are a variety of facilities available to guests of the hostel, such as a shared kitchen, a safe and laundry facilities. Guests can take advantage of the recreational activities on offer, such as billiards and a dart board. Just moments from nearby bars and clubs, this 3-star hostel also allows guests to discover the best of the local nightlife. Albatross Backpackers In offers 26 comfortable rooms that are ideal for backpackers on a budget. For guests who enjoy discovering local eateries, there is a wide range right on the doorstep. It is within a 20-minute stroll of Eldon Square Bus Station and Haymarket Bus Station, which allows for convenient access in and around Newcastle.

Photos of Albatross Hostel

Rooms available at Albatross Hostel

Thu 28/10
Fri 29/10
Show deals with
Enter your desired dates in the search form directly above to see room rates for this hotel.

Amenities at Albatross Hostel

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Laundry facilities
  • 24hr front desk
  • Safe
  • Game room
  • No smoking
  • Smoke alarms
  • Parking (surcharge)
  • Shared lounge/TV area

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans

Services and conveniences

  • Earplugs
  • Safety deposit box
  • Key access
  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Pets not allowed
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper


  • Shared kitchen
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Things to do

  • Game room
  • Darts
  • Pool table


  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Lockers
  • Storage available

Parking and transportation

  • Parking (surcharge)

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area


  • Laundry facilities


  • Socket near the bed


  • Fax/photocopying

Reviews of Albatross Hostel

GreatBased on 404 verified guest reviews

Time of Year:
Show reviews that mention
Sort by:
Newest first
No reviews found. Try removing a filter, changing your search, or clear all to view reviews.


51 Grainger Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 5JE

What's nearby

  • Newcastle Arts Centre167 m
  • St Mary's Cathedral292 m
  • Cathedral Church of St Nicholas294 m
  • Theatre Royal304 m
  • Grey's Monument373 m
  • Newcastle Castle0.4 km
  • Eldon Square Shopping Centre0.5 km
  • Newcastle City Library0.6 km
  • Blue Carpet0.6 km
  • Laing Art Gallery0.6 km
  • Discovery Museum0.6 km
  • St James' Park0.7 km



Check in anytime after 1:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Albatross Hostel

  • Albatross Hostel is located at 51 Grainger Street, 0.3 km from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne. Newcastle Arts Centre is the closest landmark to Albatross Hostel.

  • Check-in time is 1:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at Albatross Hostel.

  • Yes, Albatross Hostel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • No, Albatross Hostel does not offer free parking.

  • No, Albatross Hostel does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • Albatross Hostel is 8.9 km from Newcastle upon Tyne. Albatross Hostel is 52.4 km from Darlington Teesside Intl.

  • No, pets are not allowed at Albatross Hostel.

  • No, Albatross Hostel does not have a pool on-site.

Nearby hotels and places to stay

Good to know

Value for money


Distance to city centre

0.3 km

Location rating