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Travel Joy Hostels Chelsea

111 Grosvenor Road | Pimlico, London SW1V 3LG, England
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Stuttgart, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Really welcoming, exellent breakfast, free soft drinks for guests, alcoholic drinks are cheap, the hostel is really close to the train station Pimlico (10 min. walk or by bus no. 24), the bus no. 24 is also in front of the hostel. My mom and me enjoyed it really much. Thank you!!!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First time in a hostel, and it was a very good experience. Friendly staff gave me a leaflet with info on places to eat/drink/buy groceries on check-in. Room was quiet and spotless with big lockers (you can borrow padlocks from reception with a £5 deposit), comfy beds, and toilet separate from the two showers, which was a big plus. The... More

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St. Veit an der Glan, Austria
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

+ + the personal was realy realy helpfull and friendly!! + free soft drinks everytime Realy good restaurant +/- breakfast is included and you can order omlets, but anyway it is a little bit to drab (maybe nutella or honey and more differend bread ..........) The room is ok but i think the 10 bed room was to small! -... More

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Strasbourg, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful time staying in your hostel. The beds are excellent and I could sleep as deeply as home. Breakfast are awsome, team people are so helpful and kind. Great for transport to citycenter.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at Travel Joy for one night as I needed to catch an early bus the next morning from Victoria station. There were nice small offerings more than usually expected from a hostel that price: free non alcoholic drinks, free breakfast with omelettes and smoothies (unfortunately didn't get to try due to early check out), towels provided. The beds... More

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Adrian B, General Manager at Travel Joy Hostels Chelsea, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to complete this amazing review following your recent stay with us. We greatly appreciate all comments made by our guests, whether positive or for our development as it allows for continued improvement in that which is most important to us, our guest service. I was really concerned to hear that... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I visited London from August 3 - 10, 2014, and stayed at Traveljoy for the whole week. We initially booked it because it seemed clean and came with WiFi and breakfast, but we had no idea what kind of experience we would actually have. Now that the week is over (we checked out this morning), there are... More

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Adrian B, General Manager at Travel Joy Hostels Chelsea, responded to this review

Dear guest, I would like to thank you for taking the time to share your review on TripAdvisor with regards to your recent stay at Travel Joy Hostel, your feedback is invaluable. We were delighted to read your review and your comments which goes a long way in motivating and encouraging the team. I am happy to learn from your... More

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

Place was nice 10 minute walk from Pimlico station, the place had charm and character. Staff were so helpful and really made the experience, as I had never before stayed in a hostel and was quite overwhelmed at first. I would recommend making use of their free wifi, breakfast and drinks! For the price I payed per night I was... More

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Richmond, Canada
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed there in July for 5 days. The staff was friendly, and fast. I liked having free drinks and the breakfast was good. But, I was very disapointed to see the negligence in cleaning. It was very dirty in the room and in the bar. The floor was black. The walls were full of dirt. And the odor was... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for one night! Great price,but overall could use some improvements...some positives and negatives. Overall, I might come back, but I would like to experience other hostels to see if I might like it better Positives: Free drinks, great breakfast, very nice staff, reasonable beds (not the best I've seen for the price range but not the worst), the... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had stayed there 3 years before. There is one thing that they should change straight away: in their directions, they should NOT make you walk 1 km with your suitcases. We already knew that, so we took bus 24 that happens to stop RIGHT IN FRONT OF THE HOSTEL. Service was very good (with the exception of the eastern... More

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Address: 111 Grosvenor Road | Pimlico, London SW1V 3LG, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > London
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Travel Joy Hostels is a relaxed and chilled-out hostel which focuses on personal service.We are the only London hostel overlooking the river. We are extremely centrally located between Chelsea and The Houses of Parliament.We provide free tea/coffee/soft drinks to residents at all times, free linen/towels, free earplugs, Wi-Fi in the entire building and free continental breakfast. There are no hidden costs.There is bicycle dock and a 24 hour bus outside the door that goes every ten minutes to Victoria Station, Houses of Parliament, Trafalgar Square, Soho, Oxford Street and Camden.We have a Thai and European restaurant on site and a tour and theatre tickets desk.We have PC's in the lounge area which can be accessed for a small fee.Our large bar below the hostel is a great place to relax and socialise. Our building offers all modern facilities and guests can feel very safe and comfortable.Our check-in time is from 14:00 - 23.30. If you are early you can leave your luggage in our secure luggage storage area. Check-out is 11:00 with breakfast from 07:30 - 10:30.We can assure you that your stay with Travel Joy Hostels Chelsea will be enjoyable and relaxing and give you a wonderful taste of Central London.We also have Salsa Classes on Wednesdays, an Open Mic Night on Fridays and Live Music on Saturdays. ... more   less 
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