Pemberton YHA

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    Reviews (151 guests have reviewed this hostel)
    clean, perfect location
    cedric g January 2017
    A lovely millhouse hostel in the centre of tall timber country. A pleasant walk to the historic pub where good meals can be had at affordable costs. Thanks to all who made Our 2 days at Pemberton such an enriching time.
    Selby A January 2017
    The cottage is cozy and nice - note that you have to check in at a different location and DO call when you get there in order to understand where to go 😊
    Manuela C December 2016
    Great little house. Good facilities. Right in Pemberton town. No personal lockers to keep your luggage safe though. There was one bathroom which was clean and in great condition. Might be a problem if the house was full! Ok for me because there were only four of us. Would definitely stay again.
    Claire A November 2016
    Fire kept cottage cosy while ceiling fans kept air circulating. Dorm room was to my expectations for this type of accommodation. One toilet & bathroom to share.
    Shelley A October 2016
    Very cold; the main heat source is a wood-burning stove, which makes sense given that there's plenty of firewood, but it's hard to justify firing it up when you're only going to be in the common area for an hour or two. The space heaters in the rooms are totally inadequate, incapable of raising the temperature much due to the drafty windows and high ceilings. The staff were hard to get hold of due to the limited hours, but helpful when they were around.
    Nick F October 2016
    We were the only 2 guest during our stay. Upon check in the hostel we were directed to drive up to the actual hostel which was hard to find. The hostel was overall very well maintained and clean but facilities are below expectation. Our heater wasn't working and we were staying during winter. Winters are very cold there. During our stay it went down to 1 degree. We called reception at 6pm and they told us to wait an hour for a replacement. We called them again at 710pm and 745pm because our heater hasn't been replaced and we were freezing. Finally at 8pm did someone come by to swap our heaters. He didn't seem apologetic for the delay or for the inconvenience cause to us. He had a very impartial attitude towards us which we were very disappointed with the service. The heater after being swapped took a very long time to warm up the room. Over all our stay was quite an unpleasant one.
    Yan Lei L August 2016
    I was the only one there, but it was winter! Good to have a heater in my room but rest of house was rather cold. Nice and clean although I'm not sure if bed sheets were...
    Hetty B August 2016
    We first arrived at hostel reception in an old building with yha sign on it. It was ansurprise upon entering because of the shabbiness if theplace - it did not look like the renovated millhouse! Later found that this was a workers hostel n gorgeous millhouse was up the road. Hostel cosy - fire burning. Spotlessly clean, well equipped and well located.
    Karen H August 2016
    Heater didn't really keep the room warm enough for winter.
    Gillian L July 2016
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