With a convenient, central location and all the amenities you’ll ever need, this is one of the best hostels in London for any backpacker. Once a courthouse, the renovated building is close to Eurostar, National Rail and Underground lines. You can choose between private and dorm rooms, all with en-suite bathrooms. Free linen and free WiFi are at your disposal, while a complimentary breakfast is offered every morning from 7am to 10am. A lively bar keeps you entertained and allows you to relax and mingle with other guests, while the TV lounge and games room are perfect for some innocent fun. With daily walking tours and reliable security from 9pm, you can rest assured that when it comes to experiencing London, Clink 78 is the place to be.
Wombat’s City Hostel London
Although only recently opened, Wombat’s City Hostel is already setting the standard for hostels worldwide. Just minutes from Tower Bridge, the Tower of London and City Hall, this hostel offers cosy rooms with comfortable wooden beds. Free linen is provided for all guests and internet access is available throughout the hostel. A tasty welcome drink is provided when you check in, and 24-hour reception ensures your needs are catered for around the clock. Maps are available to help you plan your stay in London and you can enjoy a delicious breakfast each morning before heading out to see the city. There’s no curfew at Wombat’s City Hostel, so if you love the nightlife, you’ll be happy to know that this is one of the best hostels in London and your new home away from home!
Palmers Lodge – Swiss Cottage
A Victorian atmosphere is the hallmark of Palmers Lodge. This is a hostel that keeps guests coming back to experience all it has to offer. Whether it’s the attentive staff, the lively pub downstairs, the cleanliness or the stunning design, Palmers Lodge never fails to impress. Not only are the beds made to measure for you, but they also come with privacy curtains so you can have some privacy even in a large dorm. From Palmers Lodge it’s easy to get to Oxford Street or Westfield for a bit of shopping as public transport is close by. For a great London experience and a hostel that caters to your needs, Palmers Lodge is perfect.
With capacity for over 300 guests, SoHostel is just minutes from Oxford Street, Soho Square and Leicester Square! This new hostel is the definition of a central location and offers true luxury on a budget. Private rooms and dormitories are available and bathrooms are both private and shared. SoHostel offers a delicious breakfast every morning, but if you’re feeling a bit ‘snacky’ there are vending machines available 24 hours a day! There’s a washing machine and tumble dryer on site, so you don’t have to leave the hostel to do your laundry. The TV lounge is popular with guests for quiet socialising, while the downstairs bar offers happy hour, daily cocktails, live music and even karaoke for the singer in you!
YHA London Oxford Street
Away from the hustle and bustle but close enough to the fun and attractions of beautiful London, YHA London offers great value for money. The hostel offers clean, spacious and colourful rooms with reading lights and power points for each bed. A delicious fresh breakfast is served every morning and free WiFi means you can catch up on information or send photos of your trip home to your family. Accommodation is in 2-4 bedded rooms and dormitories and towels, adapters and padlocks are available at the reception. This is also a no-smoking hostel, so you can be sure you’re staying in a clean, safe environment.