Igloo Backpackers Hostel Informations
Please note: Maximum group size is 6. For groups bigger than 6, please contact our reception (any bookings made for more than 6 people on HostelWorld will not be honoured and will be considered invalid, which may result in you losing your 10% deposit).
The Igloo Backpackers Hostel and our Boutiq
- 24 Hour Security
- Book Exchange
- Breakfast Not Included
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels for hire
Walk - From the bus or train staion head for Market Sq - from the T.I.C at Market Square, head for Clumber St and walk straight on for 10 - 12 min past the Victoria Shopping Centre to the Golden Fleece pub on your left.
We are the house diagonally opposite on the corner of Mansfield Road and Fulforth Street.
Our address is 110 Mansfield Road. Our front door is red and entry is on the side of the building through a red gate.
Bus and Train Stations are 18-20 minutes by foot and easy to walk. However, if you have lots of luggage, you can catch a taxi from the Train Station (Station Street) in the evening or take the FREE city link bus from Broadmarsh Bus Station (1min by foot from the Train Station) to Victoria Centre Bus Station - we are on the next corner up the road - 1 min by foot. The FREE CITY LINK runs from 07.00 -19.00
From the airport you should catch the Skylink bus to Friar Lane off Market Square. Diagonally cross over the Square and you will see the Information Centre. We are 10 minutes on foot from there (See directions above.)
Informations about Igloo Backpackers Hostel
PLEASE NOTE: Maximum group size is 5 for online bookings. For groups bigger than 5, you must contact our reception team directly. Any online bookings made for more than 5 people will be considered invalid. Alsoâ€¦ we are quiet premises suitable for the quiet traveller. We do not accept hen/stag or party groups in any of our properties.
The Igloo Backpackers Hostel (dorm beds), it's younger sister boutique hostel The Igloo Annexe (private rooms) AND our BRAND NEW Igloo Pods Building (private rooms) are proud to be the city's original and most popular quality stopover for budget-minded backpackers, tourists, families, weekenders and overseas job-seekers seeking rest and recuperation in a warm, clean, safe and friendly home-from-home environment that processes history, good people and a chilled atmosphere.
Located within the city centre, we are surrounded by shops, pubs, eat-ins, take-outs, and plenty of great sights and cool sounds. There is a 24 hour supermarket just a jump away, and the Victoria market and a Tesco's within 1-5 mins walk. We are less than a 7 minutes walk from the hip and vibrant Nottingham city centre and within walking distance from all the major city centre tourist attractions. Over the years we have welcomed over 50,000 people from all over the world and to this day we continue to be an ideal place for close friendships to be created and our guests return year after year.
Each private room in The Pods offers cool & cozy private accommodation, using mainly up-cycled and secondhand furniture, with added touches of top notch comfort features (hello memory foam mattresses, flat screen TVs & free WiFi) and unique personality (including murals in the rooms spray painted by talented local graffiti artist Smallkid)... we are truly passionate to show how hostels should look and feel these days and we hope you'll come see for yourself!. A shared kitchen is fully-equipped for self-catering and includes free tea, coffee and sugar. High quality bathrooms are shared and found on the first and second floor, and there is a laundry service available on request.
Each private room in The Annexe offers comfortable private accommodation with memory foam mattresses and free Wi-Fi. Rooms have a flat-screen TV, work desk and seating area. A shared kitchen is fully-equipped for self-catering and includes free tea, coffee and sugar. High quality bathrooms are shared and adjacent to the rooms, and there is a laundry service available on request.
The Igloo Backpackers Hostel has a large fully equipped kitchen with free tea, coffee and sugar, a social lounge with two computers that are free of use, as well as a T.V. and plenty of films to chose from. Each dorm room has comfy bunk beds with fresh duvets and pillows, free wi-fi in the building, lockers in all rooms, free luggage storage, laundry and ironing facilities, and washrooms with 24 hour hot showers. The Igloo also has a large social room for hanging out.
All of our buildings are environmentally aware, using eco-friendly and recycled products wherever possible. We are proud to have been awarded a Certificate Of Excellence by Trip Advisor for 2013.
For all reservations of 4 nights or more, a 50% non-refundable deposit payment for the full stay will be charged upon booking.
Please note that for all private rooms (Annexe & Pods) we take a Â£20 key-deposit per set of keys upon arrival, which will be returned to you when checking out. Check-in time for the Annexe / Pods is after 3pm and Check-out time is before 10:30 am.
Check-in time for the Igloo is after 3pm and Check-out time is before 11am.
For all buildings, you are welcome to check in earlier and leave your luggage stored in the office (our reception is open from 7am â€“ 1am, 7 days a week). Please note that Photo-ID is required from all guests when checking in.
Important Note About Our Dorm Building: As our reception is closed from 1am â€“ 7am, this also means that our front door is closed during this time as well (some nights our receptionist will be at the hostel later than 1am, but as a general rule, 1am is the latest we stay open). If you will be needing access to the building between 1am â€“ 7am, you can put down a Â£10 deposit for a front door key when you check-in.