Birmingham Central Backpackers

Address: 58 Coventry Street , Birmingham, West Midlands, England, B5 5NH , United Kingdom | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the Nechells area of Birmingham, is near Selfridges, Custard Factory, Nelson's Statue, and Small Heath Park.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsBirmingham Central Backpackers

    Reviewed by travelwoyms

    Did the Job

    Reviewed Oct 12, 2013
    by (3 reviews) Kenora, Ontario, Canada , Canada Flag of Canada

    Very caring staff with an interestingly decorated lobby. Rooms were quite bland and stinky but was an alright stay.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    Reviewed by gracebodo


    Reviewed Oct 29, 2011
    by (1 review) , United States Flag of United States

    This place was amazing, great fung shui, awesome staff and lot of cool people to meet while hanging in the relaxed and groovy common area.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    Reviewed by metalsolotravel

    best hostel in Birmingham

    Reviewed Jun 27, 2011
    by (3 reviews) sydney , Australia Flag of Australia

    I only stayed here for a night but this was the best hostel i had been to on my tour. IUt only cost me 9 pounds, they had pizza on Monday night and the internet was a pound for an hour.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Birmingham Central Backpackers

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

    Travel Blogs from Birmingham

    Car, Bus or Lorry?

    A travel blog entry by phil-jayne on Jul 27, 2015

    1 photo

    ... few miles until it told us to turn left down a lane which got smaller and smaller until grass appeared down the middle. There was no turning back it was too narrow, we were riding on both banks, with everything crossed that nothing would come the other way, we had to carry on. Eventually we turned a corner and saw the end, just as a car was pulling into the lane. We ...

    First Full Day

    A travel blog entry by phil-jayne on Jul 26, 2015

    1 photo

    ... lanes by the SatNav, we gave up and went back to the village and found a park. With rain pouring down we sat and had lunch wondering if Tess really wanted a walk! Eventually the rain slowed and we walk round what was an arboretum. Some beautiful trees including acers, eucalyptus and mimosas. On returning we decided that an awning was a must, for this country's weather, wellies, water proof and of course wet ...

    Picking Up Pierre

    A travel blog entry by phil-jayne on Jul 25, 2015

    2 photos

    ... after a traumatic noisy journey as we had transferred all out " stuff" at the dealers. Obviously not as well as we thought. She sat between us facing to the back of the van maybe in case she needed a quick escape! We made up the bed and then went to turn the radio off. Well, how many buttons does it take to shut down a radio/satnav? It took 30mins+ and even then the display was on in the ...

    Down memory lane!

    A travel blog entry by thegrundyreids on Apr 02, 2015

    4 comments, 9 photos

    ... the biggest in the UK. It is magnificent - a real spectacle from the outside and quite stunningly beautiful and interesting on the inside. It was there that we met Mum and Dad - a wonderful reunion - lots of hugs and catching up - both looking great. We spent and hour or more exploring - Alice in heaven on all the escalators! She was able to whiz ahead to look at what was to come and where was best to go next!

    • Then we set off to walk around the city taking ...

    The last of the visitors? I hope not!

    A travel blog entry by hkk on Jul 11, 2011

    13 photos

    ... way so as to satisfy his camera. When it was my turn, I wondered what part of me he was going to pick on, so when I signed my name on the list and sat on the stool I asked him "so, what can you pick on with me?" to which he replied "nothing, you look perfect" and continued to shoot a hundred frames. I walked away quite chuffed with myself for managing to look so perfect at 4pm on a Tuesday afternoon. But I also wondered whether my questioning him had got ...