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Royal Bayswater Hostel

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   121 Bayswater Road, London W2 3JH, England
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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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malta
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

location is very good ,not far from oxford street,all we needed for our holiday is shower and sleep and some breakfast in the morning . when i visit london i always go in this hostel . helpfull staff and clean rooms its near hyde park .we really enjoyed our stay always

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

Ok I must say I booked this place before reading any of the reviews, so I was a little on edge before booking in. However upon reflection it really is what you pay for. I stayed in a double room with a private en suite with my girlfriend and we were there for two nights which in total came to... More 

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Abingdon, United Kingdom
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014 via mobile

Rooms were extremely small and beds were not in a good condition. Clean sheets but not so sure about the duvet that was already on the bed and left when someone vacated the room and was not cleaned in between. Bathroom was also dirty and shower did not work well at all- more water sprayed out than came out of... More 

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Hostel easy to find - right next to tube stop 1st impressions Clean, open plan reception, BUT staff not very welcoming, seemed to be more interested in talking to each other rather than acknowledging us..!! Lift doesn't work.. but that's not a big deal Had a Twin RM on top floor (4th) great RM, nice soft beds, flat screen TV,... More 

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England
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Stayed at the royal bayswater on the 17th sept. I booked a private room en suite through hostel bookers for £40. After reading the reviews and considering the price, I was very pleasantly surprised. The location is excellent and the hostel is very easy to find. Lots of shops and bars in the surrounding area. Reception was efficient and functional.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The staff at this hotel are very unhelpful. Upon arrival no bed was assigned to me as the receptionist advised me to "choose a bed which appeared to be free" and if someone happens to return and find me in their bed "they will usually come and speak to reception then we can advise them to choose another bed"... seriously,... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This was one of the worst hostel stays I've ever experienced. The staff were rude and unhelpful. The £10 key deposit had not been mentioned prior to arrival. The dorm room was tiny, and stiflingly hot. There were few power outlets and there was little room to get dressed, not even in the bathroom. The bathroom door was locked from... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Exactly what I was looking for - place to sleep close to the center in the best price possible. To be honest I was surprised how poor equiped rooms are. Just beds and a bin. I've seen many hostels and there used to be at least a chair, some bedsite cabinets - but it's not so bad. We had a... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This hostel is in a good location very near both Queensway and Bayswater stations. The staff are helpful. The room was fine for 6 people though not very big and no lockers in the room. The worst thing about the room in the hostel was the heat. There was zero ventillation and it was so stuffy. The 6 of us... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

The best thing about this place is the location. Across from Hyde park and close to all central places worth going to. But... The beds are metal frame and very squeeky, matresses are thin, rooms are hot, bathrooms are tiny and no ventilation so they stay wet for ages. But the cleaners are there every day changing the floor towel... More 

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Address: 121 Bayswater Road, London W2 3JH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Royal Bayswater Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 52
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