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YHA London Central

4.0 of 5 104-108 Bolsover Street, London W1W 5LP, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed at this hostel with a friend for four night is February. The location is excellent just the right amount of a walking distance to Oxford street and the tube. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The only downside is the wifi. There is no wifi in the rooms and in the lobby it is very weak. Other then... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When you decide to stay in Hostel, you have to be aware that comfort and privacy are not requiriments. Perfect! About the YHA London Central, the location is perfect, you have a tube 10 minutes walking. The lounge is inviting, the staff handy, you have a breakfast for 4.5 pounds. My room, as I had asked, had a window and... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent 3 nights here on my first non-family trip to London and was very satisfied overall with my stay. The facilities were kept very clean, although I believe in peak times the one bathroom and shower near my basement room would not satisfy demand. My room was clean with a locker and light beside the bed which is practical,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at a 8 beds room, the price I paid I think is slightly more expensive than usual hostel price. Things I like: it is located in a quiet neighbourhood and it is warm inside the hostel. Room for improvement: to provide a hanger for each bed and have a slightly larger basin. The electric plug beside my bed... More 

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NadiaA7991, Manager at YHA London Central, responded to this review

Hi Anthony, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave feedback on your stay at our hostel. I’m very sorry that the washbasins were inadequate for your usage during your stay. Our washbasins in the room are quite small and are not designed to be used as a full size vanity style sink. Most rooms have separate shower... More 

Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Stayed for a night on 10 December, as I needed somewhere fairly central & cheap. No complaints with the room or check-in/out. However the washbasins in the rooms leave a lot to be desired. They are far too small. Using them for anything other than brushing teeth is an impossibility. Also think about serving proper English breakfasts. Just because a... More 

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Koper, Slovenia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We stayed here for 5 nights in a 6 bed room with an ensuite bathroom and shower. The rooms were clean and all the furniture seemed almost brand new. The common room had a wonderful atmosphere and everyone who worked there was extremely nice and helpful with everything. The location is perfect. It's on a quiet street so you can... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Stayed here for 5 nights at the beginning of January. I chose this hostel because I was looking for a well-located place at an affordable price that would be suited for people, who actually want to get some sleep during the night, and that, preferably, had a good rate for cleanliness. YHA London Central had nothing but good reviews so... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We were a party of 6 friends and we really enjoy our stay . Everything was perfect except of the heating which was little bit weak ... The staff always kind and helpful!!! It is very close to Oxford street and to the center of London. Hope to see you soon...:)

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Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I stayed during the 4th and 8th January. The staff where very helpful and the receptionist couldn't be nicer. The hostel is in a great location, very close to the subway. I wish there was a little table in my room where I could put some belongings but overall it is a clean and comfortable hotel. Would recommend to anyone... More 

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NadiaA7991, Manager at YHA London Central, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you so much for your feedback. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope you had a great trip to London and we hope to welcome you back in our hostel next time you are back. Nadia Aoujdad Hostel Manager More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I stayed with my family of five in a shared room with ensuite bathroom and shower for 3 nights over Christmas Eve and Day. The facilities were fairly clean and well-maintained. The highlight was the friendly and helpful staff. They were also very liberal with the use of the luggage storage space, which came in quite handy for us. We've... More 

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NadiaA7991, Manager at YHA London Central, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay at our Hostel! I'm sorry about the situation bathroom during your stay, we were having a maintenance issue and due to the festive time of year it took slightly longer to solve than usual but I assure you the work to remedy the problem is already... More 

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Address: 104-108 Bolsover Street, London W1W 5LP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Fitzrovia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — YHA London Central 4*
Number of rooms: 59
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