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16 reviews
Guests rated this property 3.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Business Services
Bar
Housekeeping
24/7 Front Desk

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

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Explore the area

Popular LocationLeeds General Infirmary1 min walk
Popular LocationMillennium Square4 min walk
Popular LocationLeeds Town Hall4 min walk
AirportLeeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford)30 min drive

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About this area

Leeds

Located in Leeds, The George Backpackers is in the city centre and near a train station. O2 Academy Leeds and Leeds Grand Theatre are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Roundhay Park and Harewood House. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at First Direct Arena or Elland Road Stadium.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Leeds General Infirmary - 1 min walk
  • Millennium Square - 4 min walk
  • Leeds Park Square - 4 min walk
  • Leeds Town Hall - 4 min walk
  • St. Anne's Roman Catholic Cathedral - 5 min walk

Getting around

  • Leeds Station - 11 min walk
  • AirportLeeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford) - 30 min drive

Restaurants

  • Town Hall Tavern - 3 min walk
  • Thai Edge - 3 min walk
  • Almost Famous - 4 min walk
  • Epernay - 4 min walk
  • Nation Of Shopkeepers - 4 min walk

About this property

The George Backpackers

Hostel with restaurant, walk to University of Leeds
This hostel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. Free WiFi in public areas and a free manager's reception are also provided. Additionally, coffee/tea in a common area, conference space and a 24-hour front desk are on-site. All 10 rooms offer 5 bathrooms, showers and ironing boards.
The George Backpackers offers 10 forms of accommodation with an iron/ironing board. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available
  • Street parking

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Free daily reception
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space (200 square feet)

Outdoors

  • Garden

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bathroom

  • 5 bathrooms
  • Shower

More

  • Iron/ironing board

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM and 10:30 PM
Late check-in subject to availability

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after 10 AM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children 17 and younger are not allowed at this property; all guests older than 17 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Late check-in fee: GBP 5 for check-in between 10:30 PM and midnight

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit

We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger are not permitted at this property

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The George Backpackers and receive a full refund?
Yes, The George Backpackers offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The George Backpackers cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The George Backpackers ?
As of 22 Oct 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The George Backpackers on 23 Oct 2020 start from £37, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is The George Backpackers pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The George Backpackers ?
The George Backpackers doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at The George Backpackers ?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to 10:30 PM. Late check-in is available from 10:30 PM to midnight for a fee of GBP 5.
What time is check-out at The George Backpackers ?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM.
Where is The George Backpackers located?
Located in the heart of Leeds, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Leeds General Infirmary, University of Leeds and O2 Academy Leeds. First Direct Arena and Leeds Grand Theatre are also within 15 minutes. Leeds Station is 11 minutes by foot and Burley Park Station is 30 minutes.
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3.6/5

Cleanliness

3.5/5

Staff & service

3.5/5

Amenities

3.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

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Very welcoming receptionist / barman in the evening and lovely lady serving at breakfast. Slept very well. Perfect for my requirement.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

3/5 Okay

Business traveller
Flop
Sally eying my gear up, could not sleep easy, glorified flop house
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 10 nights in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Brilliant
The best hostel ever
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

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