Plymouth Backpackers offers a family friendly, cosy, clean, centrally located accommodation experience. We constantly strive to provide the best possible value for money while offering a welcoming atmosphere for every one of our guests.  

We have 11 bedrooms in total, including single rooms, twin rooms, family rooms and larger rooms for groups of people looking to share. 

Our Lounge/Kitchen area is available for guests to use from 7am to 11pm every day. There is a basic self-service breakfast from 7am to 11am for all guests (free of charge). The breakfast includes a selection of cereals, toast, spreads, tea, coffee and hot chocolate. Tea, coffee and hot chocolate is free to guests all day (7am to 11pm).

Centrally located, you’re guaranteed to have all the city’s sights within easy reach, and our team will do everything possible to make you feel comfortable throughout your stay. Our goal is to provide both a superior customer experience and great value for money.
We are a short walk from the centre of Plymouth, main bus/coach station, train station, Brittany Ferry Port that provides cross Channel Ferries to France and Spain, and the Cremyll Ferry that takes foot passengers to Cornwall. We are on the main bus route to any location within Plymouth and the surrounding areas. 

The hotel is a popular stop over point for Ramblers/Walkers and Cyclists on the South West Coast Path, its closest point to us is only a few metres away.

Local Aldi and Lidl supermarkets, launderettes, barbershops/hairdressers, eateries and pubs are all located on the same street as us just a few minutes’ walk away.

We are also located near some of Plymouth's top pubs, clubs, and theatres. Plymouth's idyllic waterfront (The Hoe) and the Barbican are just a 5-10 walk from Plymouth Backpackers.

We accommodate large bookings on a regular basis of in excess of fifty people. 

Our location is extremely convenient for visitors:  

As well as individuals, couples, families, small groups of friends and co-workers, we also offer accommodation for large groups. We regularly host foreign and domestic school groups as well as large groups of adults from all over the world. For any further information regarding group bookings, please contact us directly, via email or telephone.  
Whether you're a backpacker or a budget traveller you will enjoy Plymouth's only Backpackers. Our extremely friendly hostel offers a warm welcome and a fantastic stay to all our guests.


All bedding and towels are provided free of charge.

All of our rooms have a television and a kettle. 

We offer free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel in every room.

** We are in the process of installing a new ventilation system in our Lounge/Kitchen area. Unfortunately, until this system is fully installed the Lounge/Kitchen area will be closed to guests (This also means that the free breakfast and the complimentary Tea/Coffee will not be available to guests for a short time). **

A shared kitchen, lounge and dining area is available to all our guests to use between the hours of 7am – 11pm seven days a week.

A complimentary basic breakfast including tea/coffee, toast and a large selection of cereals is available to all guests (free of charge) every morning between 7am-11am. 

Free tea and coffee is available all day (7am-11pm) to guests in the lounge/dining area. *Due to government restrictions (as a result of Covid) this facility is not available to guests until further notice

Parking: there is on-street parking available right outside the hotel (on Manor Street) which is free for 20 hours a day. There is a permit holder only restriction between the hours of 11am – 3pm. There is a secure 24 hour car park (Martin Street Car Park) a few hundred metres from the backpackers. The prices may vary but are currently £4 per 24 hours, for more info see:

We are dog friendly!  We love dogs here at Plymouth Backpackers

A Laundry Service is available to guests, it is £7.00 per load (Wash and Fold), please ask at Reception for further Details.

We offer special weekly rates for guests. Please contact the backpackers directly for further information.

We offer special rates for large Group Bookings. Please contact the backpackers directly for further information.

Staff are onsite 24 hours a day, however the reception is only open between 4pm-11pm daily.

We are open 365 days a year.

There is CCTV throughout the hotel for guest and staff safety.