Hostels in London, England

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London, England, United Kingdom
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Safestay London Kensington Holland Park
6,7 Good
Holland Walk, London, United Kingdom
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5,3 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 
GoodBased on 1 947 reviews
6,7

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
7,8 Good
41-42, Cosser St, London, United Kingdom
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0,9 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 
GoodBased on 2 175 reviews
7,8

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
8,0 Excellent
1A Sutherland Street, London, United Kingdom
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1,9 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 
ExcellentBased on 3 250 reviews
8,0

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.

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.

Generator London
7,1 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 4 790 reviews
7,1

The hostel is located in Central London, just 40 minutes from London Heathrow Airport. Those staying at the property can also make use of complimentary Wi-Fi during 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 2 866 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.

Barkston Rooms Earl's Court
7,6 Good
1 Barkston Gardens, London, United Kingdom
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4,6 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 
GoodBased on 3 reviews
7,6

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.

Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage
8,3 Excellent
40 College Crescent, London, United Kingdom
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6,2 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 
ExcellentBased on 2 024 reviews
8,3

Situated within walking distance of Belsize Park Tube Station, Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage provides guests with a convenient base while in London. It also won the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2013.

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 2 137 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.

Tips for booking hostels in London

Cheapest month:March
Most expensive month:May
Average price in London:R10 115/night
Cheapest price found:R178/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Saturday
R357 - R975
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
R569 - R933
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top Rated London hostels

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YHA London Earl's Court
8,6 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
8,2 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.

3
Astor Museum Hostel
7,9 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.

4
London Waterloo Hostel
5,9 Okay
73 Lambeth Walk, London, United Kingdom
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0,9 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

Located in Central London, London Waterloo Hostel offers 2-star accommodation and luggage storage, a ticket service and a 24-hour reception. The various amenities this modern hostel features include a tour desk, a games room and a library.

5
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
7,5 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 offers a stylish setting while in London. The multiple amenities this peaceful hostel has to offer include a 24-hour reception, meeting rooms and bicycle rental.

7
LSE Passfield Hall
8,1 Excellent
1-7 Endsleigh Place, London, United Kingdom
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2,9 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

LSE Passfield Hall is located in London and is within a short walk of nearby sightseeing spots, such as Russell Square, Tottenham Court Road and the British Library. It is close to the area's tourist hot spots and is minutes on foot from London Euston Railway Station.

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Wombat's City Hostel London
8,4 Excellent
7 Dock Street, London, United Kingdom
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4,1 km from city centre, London, ENG, United Kingdom 

Situated within walking distance of Aldgate Tube Station, Wombat's CITY Hostel - London provides guests with a convenient base while visiting London. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of complimentary Wi-Fi during their stay.

Cheapest hostels in London, England

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 

Situated a short walk from Brent Cross Bus Station, London Backpackers Youth Hostel offers guests an ideal base while in London. Guests can also enjoy free internet access in all areas.

R259
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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.

R259
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Hootananny Hostel
7,2 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.

R292
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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.

R308
Avg. per night
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.

R308
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Phoenix Hostel
6,4 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.

R340
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St Christopher's Inn Shepherd's Bush
7,1 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.

R340
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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.

R340
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Facts about staying in London

  • What is the cost of a hostel in London?

    London hostels are R624/night, on average. However, you may find that prices fluctuate depending on the time of year. In February is often the cheapest month to book, and in December is the most expensive month to book a hostel in London. Our users recently found hostels for R189/night - which is currently the lowest price. Keep in mind that we would consider anything in London for R458/night or less a good deal.

  • What’s the best hostel in London?

    YHA London Earl's Court is the best London hostel according to HotelsCombined users. YHA London Earl's Court has a rating of 8,6/10 from 1 498 reviews.

  • 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 is the most popular hostel in London closest to Piccadilly Circus?

    Strand Continental happens to be the most popular London hostel near Piccadilly Circus among our users. The Strand Continental has a current rating of 5,8 from 1 258 HotelsCombined travellers. Piccadilly Circus is also conveniently located just 1,1 km from this hostel.

  • Should I stay in a London hostel?

    Staying in a London hostel has many benefits, including cost savings, proximity to the centre of the city, a social and laid-back atmosphere, and similar amenities to hotels (such as Wi-Fi, continental breakfast, or 24/7 check-in). Hostels in London tend to attract younger, solo travellers, but they can be great for couples and families as well.

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

    Yes, 19 London hostels list “kitchenette” as an amenity. If you’re looking for a particular hostel in London with this feature, then consider staying at the popular Smart Hyde Park Inn.