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Clink78 Hostel

2.0 of 5 78 Kings Cross Road, London WC1X 9QG, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Clink 78 is well located (Kings Cross tube station is easy to find and it connects you to every place in Central London), clean and it has great ambient. Beds are a bit small and you only can use wifi in common areas but I definitely will go back next time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My family and I went to London for a night and we had a great experience at Clink78. Very good and clean rooms. The whole building itself make you feel very nice and comfortable. We also had some problems with noisy neighbours, but the staff dealed very very well! I recommend this hostel worth hesitation! Thanks to all staff.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed here for 2 nights in a 6 bed dorm on the 3rd floor. It's a massive hostel so it's a little bit more difficult to meet people. Breakfast was good, it's close to Kings Cross Station and the staff was friendly. The dorm was very small but survivable. I guess for London being such a massive city it fits... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hostel is great, breakfast is fab. Communal living isn't really for us tho, our room was occupied by several sleeping forms at 5pm when we checked in & wanted to chat whilst we got ready to go out. We were whispering & creeping round trying not to disturb them. Not cool at 5pm on a Friday night in the city.... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

clean, good breakfast, nice big kiychen, good central location and very good value for money. only thing for me was the room- small, white lighting, beds not that comfy, and having to use public shower, bathroom and kitchen. It was quite busy with lots of people (just like London) which i personally don't like, but the value was good.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First off I'd like to say that majority of the staff at Clink78 are lovely, but there are two guys Aziz and Ivan working at the front desk that deserve a special mention.Not only are they an asset to the face of clink but they are genuinely great guys, nothing is ever too much for them. They will go out... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was the first time i went to a hostel and it was a very nice experience. The hostel has very positive aspects, the location (near Kings Cross Central Station), the bathrooms are clean and even with the hostel full of people you dont have to wait to have a shower. The breakfast is also good and the price for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my sister have stayed in a few hostels so far and we agree this is by far the best. Firstly, check in was smooth and the information given was clear and welcoming. Next, we entered our private cell room which was both quirky and comfortable. The hostel had lots to offer - computers and wifi in communal areas,... More 

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Oakham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hostel is ideally located a mere 10 minute walk from Kings Cross train station which I found easy to navigate to. The building itself is really impressive, being an old courthouse, it really stands out! The staff at the reception were quick to check me in, their customer service was excellent and I immediately felt at home - I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I arrived to the Hostel and looked around the place it was better than expected!! All public spaces such as the big kitchen, bar, the dinning space and the toilets was very clean... And it surprised me that there were breakfast at a Hostel... I actually saw the manager doing his checklist so I got the impression that they... More 

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Address: 78 Kings Cross Road, London WC1X 9QG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Islington / Clerkenwell
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Clink78 Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 100
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Owing to its proximity to Smithfield Market – the site of an ancient meat market which remains in operation today – Clerkenwell boasts a plethora of globally renowned restaurants, fabulous local eateries, and some of London's favorite pubs. This isn't merely a focal point for all things foodie though. Spend enough time wondering through the area's maze of streets and you might become accustomed to the litany of slinky models passing between Clerkenwell's handful of fashion houses. Far outnumbering the models are craftspeople and designers, many of them are more than happy to welcome visitors into their studios and showrooms.