Our Hostel

Hostel in Newcastle

The Albatross opened in February 2006. Since opening it has been very popular with backpackers staying from all over the world with many different backgrounds.

Looking for a hostel in Newcastle upon Tyne?

Our Hostel in Newcastle upon Tyne close to the top of the Bigg Market which has long been one of the most popular night spots in Newcastle. We have extensive accommodation of offer from 12 bedded dorm to more private 2 bed dorms. Our prices start from only £17.00 per night and our hostel is beautifully decorated throughout. All of our rooms have  independent heating controls. Tea and coffee making facilities are provided in our kitchen. We also have a chill out cellar, a pool table and smoking area outside.

With bed linen included and laundry facilities on site, we make your stay as easy and comfortable as possible, with every convenience at your disposal.

The Albatross is the perfect venue for budget city centre stays for weekend breaks, stag and hen dos or if you’re simply passing through whilst travelling. Newcastle City Centre offers a wealth of historic interest and architecture, as well as being a city renowned for its vibrant nightlife. We also have some of the very best shopping and dining in the UK, making the Hostel a fantastic base for any kind of visit.

The building is approximately 150 years old and was previously a bank. It still retains a lot of the old features, which add to the charm when staying at the Albatross.

The hostel is located in the heart of Newcastle city centre, just a 2 minute walk from Central Station and a 20 minute drive from Newcastle Airport. We offer individual beds up to full dorms – whatever your needs, we can cater for any party. Offering exceptional value for money, the Albatross is the place to stay in Newcastle.

We have an international team speaking a variety of languages who are happy to help with any queries during your stay! Just ask – we don’t bite.