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    Newton Stewart Youth Hostel

    Wigtownshire, Newton Stewart DG8 6PL, Scotland
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    Reviews (6)
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    1 - 5 of 5 reviews

    Reviewed 31 January 2015

    We just managed a night at Newton Stewart/Minnigaff on our way up north to start a 2 week cycle tour of Scotland. This is a traditional village hostel but a shear delight to stay in!! The 4 of us shared a room together which was...More

    1  Thank glenice B
    Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Newton Stewart Youth HostelResponded 20 February 2015

    Hi There, what a great review, and we will be sure to pass on your lovely comments to both Derrick and Anna, they certainly do take pride in their Youth Hostel. thanks again Lorna Padden

    Reviewed 6 August 2014

    I stayed here last week and right from the outset the place was lovely. It is a school building that is converted where there are 2 male 2 female bedrooms, a kitchen and a dining/lounge area. It has a TV and plenty of reading material....More

    2  Thank haylesbeth
    Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Newton Stewart Youth HostelResponded 26 August 2014

    haylesbeth Thanks again for posting your review, you are getting round our SYHA network. Your right, its a great wee Youth Hostel and we will be sure to pass our your lovely feedback to both Derrick and Anna who manage the Youth hostel. Thanks so...More

    Reviewed 28 May 2014

    I had another stay at Minigaff SYHA in May 2014 - this time for two nights, but wished it could have been more. This is a clean, tidy, and welcoming SYHA hostel. I had a four-bed same sex dorm, shared by only one other person....More

    2  Thank Fiona R
    Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Newton Stewart Youth HostelResponded 4 June 2014

    Fiona R Thanks so much for your review. Newton Stewart Youth Hostel consistently scores highly for cleanliness, customer service and facilities, so we are really grateful that you have scored us so highly. Derrick and Anna the staff members at the Youth Hostel are so...More

    Reviewed 10 September 2012

    Stayed here with my partner after bailing on the idea of camping and mountain biking! The guy who ran it was very friendly and helpful with local advice, it was incredibly convenient for the Kirroughtree trail. We got a deal on a four bedded bunk...More

    1  Thank thelomographer
    Reviewed 17 September 2011

    Typical SYHA hostel, with no unpleasant surprises or fancy frills. Clean and well maintained, friendly staff and very well located if you wish to explore Dumfries and Galloway. The rooms are quiet and same sex dorms. You can book a room for a group or...More

    1  Thank CalandDel
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    About
    Hotel description
    Wi-Fi during your stay: We do our best to deliver a free Wi-Fi service but apologise that connectivity, particularly in our rural locations, can be intermittent due to the level of our current broadband provision along with high usage when the youth hostel is busy. Please be assured we are endeavouring to improve where we can. We thank you for your patience and understanding.
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