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Russell Scott Backpackers

47A Well Close Rise, Leeds, LS7 1HT, United Kingdom
+44 114 233 4691

€18+

Overall guest ratings

6.5/10 Good
based on 625 reviews

Review highlights

  • 8.4
  • 8.4
  • 4.0
  • 3.5

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  • Near city centre

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    About

    We at Russell Scott Backpackers also known as R S Hostels offer our guests safe, secure, clean, spacious budget accommodation being the only backpackers hostel in Leeds, West Yorkshire. We are not profit driven. With you having a great time in Leeds and staying with us, is all we wish for! We do not believe in making extra from you, your basic needs are all taken care of - internet access, bed linen, breakfast all inclusive in the room/bed rate. We believe that small is beautiful. We pride ourselves in offering affordable accommodation by which we don t mean over crowding the place or reduce the facilities we offer. Knowing what it is like to be a backpacker/traveller and knowing little needs go a long way, we decided to provide value for money accommodation with no compromise whatsoever on the quality or most of the perks that you would enjoy in a star hotel for one third of the price. Russell Scott Backpackers are a friendly, well-run and good value accommodation provider located in an area with easy access to the University of Leeds, Leeds 02 academy and the city centre by walk or by public transport in less than 15 minutes. Our hostel in Leeds offers discount accommodation for individuals, parties and groups including the touring backpacker visiting these historic parts of Yorkshire. Our hostel are well-known for its friendly staff, large comfortable common room and clean well equipped kitchen. Card payments incur a processing fee of 3.5% of the total amount payable.

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    AMENITIES

    • Internet
    • No smoking
    • Storage available
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Overall rating

    6.5 Good
    based on 625 reviews
    • 8.4 "Breakfast is good."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 8.4 "Location is great."
      9.3 "City centre within easy reach, said 93%."
      9.2 "92% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 6.9 "Service is ok."
      6.4 "64% said the reception staff was ok."
    • 5.7 "Internet is average."
    • 4.0 "Not very comfortable."
      3.9 "61% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were small."
      3.0 "70% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 3.5 "Rooms are not good."
      2.2 "78% complained about the bathroom."
      3.9 "61% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      1.2 "88% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.4 "66% said rooms were dirty."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were small."
      3.2 "68% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      1.7 "83% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.7 "83% had problems with the shower."
      4.7 "53% found problems with the furniture."
      3.0 "For 70%, the rooms looked old."
      3.0 "70% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.0 "80% were disappointed with the minibar."
    • 3.1 "Generally quite dirty."
      3.4 "66% said rooms were dirty."
      4.0 "60% thought it was rather dirty."
      1.7 "83% said the bathroom was dirty."
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    Overall rating

    6.2 Good
    based on 68 reviews
    • 9.0 "Excellent value."
    • 8.2 "Location is great."
    • 6.9 "Service is ok."
    • 4.3 "Not very comfortable."
      4.0 "60% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
    • 3.6 "Rooms are not good."
      4.0 "60% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.6 "64% said rooms were dirty."
    • 3.4 "Not very clean."
      3.6 "64% said rooms were dirty."

    Overall rating

    6.8 Good
    based on 18 reviews
    • 6.6 "Service is ok."
    • 3.6 "Rooms are not good."

    Overall rating

    6.8 Good
    based on 537 reviews
    • 8.4 "Location is great."
      9.4 "City centre within easy reach, said 94%."
      9.1 "91% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.3 "Breakfast is good."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 7.1 "Good service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.9 "Internet is average."
    • 4.2 "Not very comfortable."
      3.9 "61% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.6 "64% said rooms were small."
    • 4.0 "Rooms are not good."
      2.4 "76% complained about the bathroom."
      3.9 "61% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      1.2 "88% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were dirty."
      3.6 "64% said rooms were small."
      1.9 "81% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.9 "81% had problems with the shower."
      3.7 "63% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      4.9 "51% found problems with the furniture."
    • 3.3 "Bad amenities."
      3.3 "67% thought the building wasn't nice."
      4.9 "For 51%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
    • 3.0 "Generally quite dirty."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were dirty."
      1.9 "81% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.7 "63% thought it was rather dirty."
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