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YHA London Holland Park

3.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Holland Walk | Kensington, London W8 7QU, England
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Ranked #235 of 623 Specialty Lodging in London
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 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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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best places I've stayed as far as hostels go, and I've stayed in a number around the world. The hostel isn't the most modern/stylish in the interior compared to some of the other London YHA's, but everything works, and this is more than made up for in terms of the beautiful Holland Park environs, peace and quiet,... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hostel was ok, the beds were more coffins and there was only one power source so that wasn't good. The rude guest that came in around 7/8am to demand people move things was just a joke! Ruined our stay! She shouldn't have been let in until noon. We had breakfast which was ok, nothing special. Definitely needs updating!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a few crazy, noisy days in Kings Cross, this hostel was a wonderful refuge. Although an older facility, it is located in a beautiful park. It is a 10 minute walk from several Underground stations, and late night access is limited due to the park being closed at 20h30m, but this results in a very peaceful location. Wifi is... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

we were a group of 7 friends in the same reservation. Though the first receptionist didn't like us that much, the rest part of the staff was very nice and helpful. It has clean and comfortable rooms, and decent bathrooms, though it needs maintenance in the bathrooms on the second floor. The kitchen is well organised and has plenty of... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

First of all, I have been at many cheap places but this was the badest I've ever seen. The staff was very unfriendly as our group was told not to speak (just speak, no scram or sth like this) by the reception at daytime. It's a youth hostel and it may get loud, but speaking should not be forbitten. I... More

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Hollandpk, General Manager at YHA London Holland Park, responded to this review

Thank you for highlighting your visit to YHA Holland Park, we are truly sorry we did not live up to your expections and will take on board your comments. We try to maintain high standards in our customer service and are disapointed that we let you down. i would be happy for you to contact me if you would like... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I came from greater manchester with a group of 17 children. Rooms very basic with triple bunk beds, adequate for what we needed as we were out and about the majority of the 5 day stay. Breakfast was a bargain and fabulous choices available, so would recommend booking on to this we also pre booked packed lunches for each day... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I was in a 20 bunk room. The triple decker bunk beds look a little alarming but once you're in it feels like your own little private space. The location is lovely and very easy to find. Please do something to cheer the reception staff up! Throw them a party. They were all nice but not exactly happy. It would... More

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Arnside, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

The Youth Hostel was set in the beautiful Holland Park, South Kensington. The facilities were amazing and the peace and quiet was great. The size of the bedrooms was adequate for the couple of nights I stayed. The food was fantastic and I will definitely stay again!

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Ludlow, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I stayed here with a school group and I thought that the facilities were perfectly adequate for what we required. The hostel is in a good location and we were able to use public transport to get around the city. We did not encounter any rude or unhelpful staff as other reviewers did. I found Mandy to be friendly and... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

I was a bit nervous when before i booked my 1 night stay at the YHA holland park. I have to say i was pleasantly surprised. The staff were nice and helpful. Rooms were clean, bed were comfy and the facilities were more than adequate. I am 184cm and managed to fit easily into my bunk. They do pack people... More

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Address: Holland Walk | Kensington, London W8 7QU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — YHA London Holland Park 3*
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