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Astor Hyde Park Hostel

191 Queensgate | South Kensington, London SW7 5EU, England
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Ranked #74 of 622 Specialty lodging in London
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
24 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location of this hostel is fantastic - it is so central, literally right around the corner from the Royal Albert Hall (and Hyde Park at the end of the road). We had a private room /bathroom - it was absolutely tiny (expected in London, but we did struggle to find a spot to put our bags down) but the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's location is right next to Hyde Parks and only a few blocks away from the Kensington Tube stop making it easy to get around. The hostel itself is very nice and clean. The shared spaces are all very contemporary and filled with people who are more than willing to get to know you. The rooms are large considering how... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located approx 10 mins walk from south kensington station. Great place to stay in with wifi and free breakfast every morning. The rooms were clean and there is a lounge that screens movies every night. The staffs are friendly and the building itself was beautiful. Would definitely stay here again. A+

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location - ideal for getting everywhere. Very central and easy to get to all the sites I was after. Lovely staff, great rooms, I made some nice friends. Couldn't have picked a better place. Highly recommended.

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Milan, Lombardia, Italy
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39 reviews 39 reviews
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my stay at Astor Hyde Park. It is located in an amazing location, very central and with the park just a few steps away. The building is beautiful, the rooms and the bathrooms very clean and the common room is huge and cosy. The staff was very helpful and friendly, more than the average I’ve met in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good. Excellent value. Clean. Friendly staff. Really excellent location. Would definitely use the Astor group again and this one is very close to the park. Already stayed at another in the Astor group a couple of years ago. Also a magnificent building.

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Good location. Good price. Clean beds and stuff. Friendly staff and people around. Breakfast included - cereals, tea, coffee, milk, bread, jam and stuff available, toasters, kettle... just all you need. Also you can leave your luggages in the locked room. Free wi-fi in some areas. We stayed one night in December 2012.

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

I stayed at Astor Hyde Park Hostel for 7 nights in a 10 beds mix dorm. The room with bathroom was very clean as well for the kitchen downstairs. I haven't spoke to a lot of the employees but for the few ones i spoke too they were really friendly and helpful (especially Andrew). Because this hostel is in a... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I stayed there for a week....overall it was a good experience, considering: + +Everything is clean. They clean up every room everyday. +There's a big lounge area with a huge screen (where we could watch the world cup), +Some of the staff was helpful (Laura was a sweetheart) +Nice big kitchen, breakfast included and OK (coffee, tea, cereals, bread and... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The location of this place is really central and it's a clean environment. this is where it ends. we liked most staff members however DAN at the front desk was incredibly unhelpful, rude and made us feel very uncomfortable, he is a horrible human

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Address: 191 Queensgate | South Kensington, London SW7 5EU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London
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Still boasting its stunning original features, the newest addition to the Astor Family is a Victorian Town House on a quiet tree-lined boulevard. Helping Astor Hostels to win an Award for 3rd best hostel group in the World, this Hyde Park hotel is a striking building in one of London’s prettiest neighbourhoods. The best budget accommodation in walking distance of Kensington Gardens and The Serpentine.Next to the Royal Albert Hall, close to the New Kensington Palace Museum, Princess Diana Memorial and minutes walk from the Natural History, Science and Victoria & Albert Museums. The hostel has a vibrant atmosphere, where you can relax peacefully upstairs or party hard downstairs! With 24-hour reception, free safes available, free Wi-Fi and a host of other amenities your stay is guaranteed to be great. ... more   less 
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