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Central Hostel

26 Princes SQ. | Bayswater, London W2 4NJ, England (Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate )
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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59 reviews 59 reviews
33 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been traveling for 4 months now across most one Europe including the east and the Baltic States and I have to say this is the worst hostel I have ever been to. The staff are absolutely disgustingly rude to the point of bullying, the rooms are filled with mould dirt and rubbish the beds are filthy and sheets... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here 4 nights with a friend this past summer while travelling England. It is close to a major "tube" station (Bayswater) and is no more than a 5 minute walk to a main street with tons of little coffee shops, every kind of food imaginable, and lots of tourist shops. It is a 10-15 minute "tube" ride to... More

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London, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've stayed for 3 weeks last year, and I didn't have any issues. I didn't need much as well, just a bed to sleep, a shower and a kitchen, and I found that for a cheap price in a good location. I can't complain. The stuff was always helpful and the rooms were clean.

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Milan, Italy
17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We've been there for one night. The double room was clean enough and the location very convenient. The price cheap for the London standard. Friendly staff. The entrance, the corridors, the stairs all spray painted make you feel you are in a squat, and for a while I thought it could be possible... It's a pity, because the building must... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

*rudest reception and cleaning staff I have ever experienced. * hole in the ceiling= leaking roof * no working wifi *shuttle bus service is not an actual thing * dirty * fire hazards at every turn *excellent location is the slow saving grace.

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Paris, France
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

reservation for 2 nts. on the 2nd night, i came back (1.30am)from an late eve out and found out that my bed was given to someone else. They made a mistake and had to make quickly a bed for me. the next day I wanted to speak to the manager but he did not want to speak to me. the... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

I'm writing this recention live from another Ostel because the (not) lovely Central Hostel decided to move me and my 3 friends to another hostel near the street, at 3am. lovely don't you think?! 4 Italian girls who don't know where to go at 3am :)) We paid the full price for our room but only one night after they... More

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

I stayed there only for 7 hours as I came for a concert,and I just wanted to stay somewhere nearby. Receptionist was cold as ice but I do not really care as probably he gets not so much money. I stayed in 6 dorms bed with women, and it was funny because 2 women snored as men :) The worst... More

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Address: 26 Princes SQ. | Bayswater, London W2 4NJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate 
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 16
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