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Barmy Badger Backpackers

17 Longridge Road | Earls Court, London SW5 9SB, England (Earls Court)
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Ranked #39 of 663 Specialty Lodging in London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Firstly id like to thank the badger for such a friendly and welcoming stay. The staff were beyond helpful and had some really good advice. The rooms were clean and the breakfast was a good start to the day. Ill more than happyly come back

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Barmy Badger B, Manager at Barmy Badger Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased that you found us to be friendly and welcoming, our staff helpful and you liked our cleanliness and location! Safe onward travels from all of us at the Badger and hope to see you again if you make it back to London. More 

San Francisco, California, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Stayed here twice on a Euro-vacation. It was a perfect hostel home base. The bustling tube station is a few blocks away, but to get there you walk past Sainsbury's and Starbucks and Pret a Mange and a few pubs and let's face it you need one of those stores at some point in the day. For my part, the... More 

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Barmy Badger B, Manager at Barmy Badger Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased that you found us a perfect hostel home base and that our staff and other guests were nice! Safe onward travels from all of us at the Badger. More 

Singapore, Singapore
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

we stayed for 4 nights in a 6 room dorm. the location was excellent - it is located less than a 10 minutes walk from earls court station, and there are many shops and eateries around. earls court station is located on the piccadilly and victoria lines, and is a few stops away from central london. the room itself is... More 

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Barmy Badger B, Manager at Barmy Badger Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased that you had a good stay with us and that you liked the large 6 person dorms with personal locker/combo for each guest, our location and our other guests! We look forward to welcoming you again when you return to London and safe onward travels from... More 

Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I only stayed 2 nights in the female-only dorm, but the hostel was clean and tidy. Although there wasn't much room in the dorm, there were big storage places under the bed and a large storage cupboard each with a safe inside which was big enough to store all reasonable sized valuables. Breakfast was cereal, toast, fruit and tea/coffee but... More 

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Barmy Badger B, Manager at Barmy Badger Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased that you liked our cleanliness, our staff, the personal locker/safe combo and breakfast! Safe onward travels from all us at the Badger and do hope you will stay with us again if you visit London in the future. More 

Derry, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Stayed one night while over for the NFL. It was very much what you expect from a hostel in terms of the bedrooms. The staff were friendly, it is located close to the tube so it's easy to get about from here. Also a minutes walk from a main street with plenty of bars, restaurants on it.

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Barmy Badger B, Manager at Barmy Badger Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased that you found us a good value hostel, our staff friendly and our location good! Safe onward travels from all of us at the Badger. More 

Toronto
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I have pretty high standards for hostels and try my best to stay away from the grimey ones. This one definitely met my standards. London is generally a very expensive place to visit including their hotel accommodations. This place was pretty reasonably priced (still expensive in comparison to other hostels) and it was very close to the tube (border of... More 

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Barmy Badger B, Manager at Barmy Badger Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased that you liked the high standard of our hostel, our cleanliness and our staff to be super helpful and friendly! Safe onward travels from all us at the Badger. More 

Derry, United Kingdom
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185 reviews 185 reviews
81 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

I stayed here twice. For a few days at the end of August and a few more after returning from a trip to Rome at the start of September. It was a bit strange for me staying in a hostel as I had lived in London for almost 10 years until recently. But I was very impressed with the Barmy... More 

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Barmy Badger B, Manager at Barmy Badger Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so very pleased that you had two great stays with us, liked all our facilities (especially the personal locker/safe combo and fast free WiFi), our friendly helpful staff and that you felt like home here! Safe onward travels from all of us at the Badger and we look... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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7 reviews 7 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

As I was on a backpacking trip, it helped that the hostel was about 10 mins walk max from Earls Court station and on the direct line to Heathrow (no need to rush around the many stairs in the London Metro with my luggage). Rooms was pretty clean and when we checked in, we were given fresh bedsheets and pillowcases... More 

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Barmy Badger B, Manager at Barmy Badger Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and especially liked our cleanliness, the sturdiness of our beds and have passed on your lovely comments to Liz! Safe onward travels from all of us at the Badger! p.s. I really enjoyed your blog. More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Loved this place. Stayed here several times during my eurotrip as it was everything I could ask for. AMAZING friendly staff that bent over backwards for me time and time again. Permanent guests are now some if my greatest friends. Can't wait to get back to London to stay here again.

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Barmy Badger B, Manager at Barmy Badger Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so very pleased that you loved staying with us and met some great friends for life here! Safe onward travels from all us at the Badger and we look forward to welcoming you back - once a Badger, always a Badger! More 

Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

I really enjoyed my 7 days stay at Barmy Badger in a room of 6. It´s in a nice and safe part of the London city. Great location near the Earl´s Court Underground station, just 3 blocks away. In the room you may find a big locker (enough for huge luggage) and a digital safe inside. You can also find... More 

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Barmy Badger B, Manager at Barmy Badger Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and liked the personal locker/safe combo, the abundance of power sockets, our cleanliness, our helpful staff and that you would recommend us! Safe onward travels from all of us at the Badger. More 

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Address: 17 Longridge Road | Earls Court, London SW5 9SB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Earls Court
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 17
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