Hostels in London, England

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Safestay London Kensington Holland Park
6.4 Good
Holland Walk, London, United Kingdom
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5.3 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 
GoodBased on 2,032 reviews
6.4

Situated within walking distance of High Street Kensington Tube Station, Safestay London Kensington Holland Park provides guests with an ideal base when visiting London. The numerous facilities this stylish hostel offers include luggage storage, a games room and a 24-hour reception.

Publove @ The Steam Engine,Waterloo
7.7 Good
41-42, Cosser St, London, United Kingdom
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0.9 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 
GoodBased on 2,202 reviews
7.7

Located in Central London, PubLove @ The Steam Engine Waterloo is within walking distance of several local tourist attractions, including the Imperial War Museum. It also offers free wireless internet.

Publove @ The White Ferry, Victoria
7.8 Good
1A Sutherland Street, London, United Kingdom
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1.9 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 
GoodBased on 3,201 reviews
7.8

Located in Westminster, this cosy hostel is within a 10-minute walk of the Chelsea Bridge. It offers free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour reception and an express check-in and check-out feature.

Generator London
7.0 Good
37 Tavistock Place, Russell Square, London, United Kingdom
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3.0 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 
GoodBased on 4,998 reviews
7.0

Located in Central London, Generator London offers 3-star accommodation and free Wi-Fi, an express check-in and check-out feature and a coffee bar. It is situated a short walk from the British Library and Russell Square.

Rest Up London - Hostel
172 New Kent Road, London, United Kingdom
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2.5 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

Rest Up London is located in London and is close to River Thames. Those staying at the property can also enjoy free Wi-Fi access throughout their stay.

Smart Hyde Park Inn
6.7 Good
48-50 Inverness Terrace, London, United Kingdom
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4.5 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 
GoodBased on 2,916 reviews
6.7

Located in Westminster, Smart Hyde Park Inn Hostel is a two-minute stroll from Queensway. Those staying at the property can also make use of free wireless internet.

Hillspring Lodge
233 Willesden Lane, London, United Kingdom
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8.3 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

Situated just a five-minute stroll from Willesden Green Tube Station, Palmers Lodge Hillspring At Willesden Green provides guests with a convenient base when visiting London. The numerous amenities this unique hostel offers include a coffee bar, a 24-hour reception and meeting rooms.

Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage
8.2 Excellent
40 College Crescent, London, United Kingdom
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6.2 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 
ExcellentBased on 2,200 reviews
8.2

Situated just a short stroll from Finchley Road Tube Station, Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage offers guests an ideal base when visiting London. It also won the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2013.

Barkston Rooms Earl's Court
8.0 Excellent
1 Barkston Gardens, London, United Kingdom
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4.6 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 
ExcellentBased on 2 reviews
8.0

Situated in Central London, Barkston Rooms is a short stroll to several local attractions, including Earls Court Exhibition Centre and Gloucester Road. It also provides luggage storage, a 24-hour reception and free Wi-Fi.

Yha London St Pancras
8.4 Excellent
79-81 Euston Road, London, United Kingdom
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3.3 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 
ExcellentBased on 2,162 reviews
8.4

YHA London St Pancras provides a modern setting when in London. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of free wireless internet during their stay.

Top Rated London hostels

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The Horse & Stables
122 - 124 Westminster Bridge Road, London, United Kingdom
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0.9 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

Located in Central London, The Horse & Stables is a short stroll to several local attractions, including the Imperial War Museum. It also offers luggage storage, free Wi-Fi and a swimming pool.

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YHA London Earl's Court
8.5 Excellent
38 Bolton Gardens, London, United Kingdom
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4.6 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

Located in Central London, YHA London Earl's Court is a short walk to several local tourist attractions, including Gloucester Road and Earls Court Exhibition Centre. It is also a short car trip from Stamford Bridge and Chelsea F.C..

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Lse Carr-Saunders Hall
8.1 Excellent
18-24 Fitzroy Street, London, United Kingdom
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2.7 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

Situated in Central London, LSE Carr-Saunders Hall is a short walk to several local attractions, including Tottenham Court Road. It also provides luggage storage, a games room and free Wi-Fi.

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Astor Museum Hostel
7.7 Good
27 Montague Street, London, United Kingdom
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2.3 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

Situated in the popular hub of Central London, Astor Museum Hostel is within walking distance of several tourist attractions in the local area. Just a short stroll from the British Museum, it offers cosy rooms equipped with free wireless internet access.

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London Waterloo Hostel
5.8 Okay
73 Lambeth Walk, London, United Kingdom
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0.9 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

Within 20 minutes' stroll from Waterloo Tube Station, London Waterloo Hostel offers guests an ideal base when in London. The various amenities this modern hostel features include a 24-hour reception, a ticket service and luggage storage.

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St Christopher's Inn Village - London Bridge
7.5 Good
161-165 Borough High Street, London, United Kingdom
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2.3 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

Allowing convenient access to London's transport links, this hostel offers affordable accommodation with free Wi-Fi. It is situated a short walk from Shard London Bridge and River Thames.

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Safestay London Elephant & Castle
7.3 Good
144-152 Walworth Road, London, United Kingdom
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2.1 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

Safestay London Elephant & Castle provides stylish accommodation in London and is within a five-minute walk of Elephant & Castle Railway Station. The multiple amenities this peaceful hostel offers include a 24-hour reception, meeting rooms and bicycle rental.

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Phoenix Hostel
6.3 Good
6 Daventry Street, London, United Kingdom
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3.8 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

The Phoenix Hostel is located in London and features free Wi-Fi. The hostel is also ideally situated moments on foot from Marylebone Station.

Cheapest hostels in London, England

Smart Russell Square Hostel
6.8 Good
71-72 Guilford Street, London, United Kingdom
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2.6 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

Situated in Central London, Smart Russell Square Hostel is a short walk to several local tourist attractions, including the British Museum. It also provides a 24-hour reception, free Wi-Fi and a currency exchange.

₹ 1,143
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Smart Camden Inn Hostel
7.4 Good
55-57 Bayham Street, London, United Kingdom
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4.3 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

This hostel is situated in Camden, just a 10-minute walk from Camden Market and Greater London House. Guests can also enjoy free internet access throughout the property.

₹ 1,225
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London Backpackers Youth Hostel
7.6 Good
8-10 Queens Parade, Queens Rd, London, United Kingdom
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11.6 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

London Backpackers Youth Hostel provides a comfortable setting while in London. It also offers free Wi-Fi, a tour desk and a games room.

₹ 1,306
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Home London
54-58 Caledonian Road, London, United Kingdom
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3.7 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

Located in Central London, Home London is a short stroll to several local attractions, including Kings Place and Camley Street Natural Park. It also provides luggage storage, a 24-hour reception and an express check-in and check-out feature.

₹ 1,306
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Queen Elizabeth Hostel
5.8 Okay
58 Bagleys Lane, London, United Kingdom
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5.2 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

Situated within walking distance of Fulham Broadway Tube Station, Queen Elizabeth Hostel provides guests with a convenient base when in London. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet in all areas.

₹ 1,388
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St Christopher's Inn Shepherd's Bush
6.9 Good
13-15 Shepherds Bush Green, London, United Kingdom
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6.5 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

St Christopher's Inn Shepherds Bush provides a comfortable setting while in London. It is situated a short stroll from Shepherd's Bush Village Hall, O2 Shepherds Bush Empire and the Bush Theatre.

₹ 1,551
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Dover Castle Hostel
7.1 Good
6A Great Dover Street, London, United Kingdom
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2.2 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

Located in Central London, Dover Castle Hostel is a short walk to several local tourist attractions, including Borough Market and River Thames. It offers free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour reception and bicycle rental.

₹ 1,551
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Hootananny Hostel
7.1 Good
95 Effra Road, London, United Kingdom
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5.0 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

Hootananny Hostel is located in London and features free Wi-Fi. It also provides a terrace, an express check-in and check-out feature and luggage storage.

₹ 1,633
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Facts about staying in London

  • What is the cost of a hostel in London?

    Hostels in London will cost ₹ 3,866 per night on average. However some users found hostels for as low as ₹ 958 per night. A good deal on a London hostel would be ₹ 2,654 per night or less. Keep in mind that booking in September may be more expensive, whereas booking in February is the cheapest month of the year.

  • What’s the best hostel in London?

    While there may be other highly-rated hostels in London, YHA London Earl's Court is currently the best, based on 1,566 HotelsCombined reviews and an average rating of 8.5/10.

  • What hostel is closest to London Heathrow Airport?

    Abercorn house is 16.4 km away from London Heathrow Airport, making it the closest London hostel to the city’s most popular airport.

  • What area of London is most popular to stay in?

    The most popular neighbourhood to stay in London is City of Westminster, according to our data. 2% of users who searched for hostels in London looked for properties in City of Westminster. If you’re interested in staying in City of Westminster, consider the Publove @ The White Ferry, Victoria - the neighbourhood’s most popular hostel.

  • What is the most popular hostel in London closest to Harrods?

    Astor Hyde Park Hostel happens to be the most popular London hostel near Harrods among our users. The Astor Hyde Park Hostel has a current rating of 7.7 from 1,797 HotelsCombined travellers. Harrods is also conveniently located just 1.1 km from this hostel.

  • Should I stay in a London hostel?

    Aside from the fact that London hostels tend to be more affordable than other stay types, they also have a more lively social scene. This social environment is perfect for individuals, couples, and even families who are looking to meet fellow travellers in London.

  • Does London have hostels with “kitchenette” listed as an amenity?

    Yes, there are 21 hostels in London with “kitchenette” listed as an amenity, the most popular being Smart Hyde Park Inn (based on user data).