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Generator Hostel London

3.0 of 5 37 Tavistock Place | Russell Square, London WC1H 9SE, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was visiting London for one week in the beginning of December and stayed at Generator Hostel during my stay. The overall atmosphere is very youthful and vibrant. The people at the hostel were very nice, both employees as well as thr customers. Felt very safe during my whole stay. The only criticism for Generator concerns the temperature and the... More 

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6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I went to this Hostel during my trip to London on September of 2014. Transport: Metro: 10 minute walk | Bus pass on street | Cabs: To expensive. Location: Its not beautiful outside, hard to identify and believe that in the alley of the afress you will find a grent hostel. It is not close to the center, but it... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I recently stopped here with 3 friends and we stayed in the 4 bed-dorm, it was pleasant and well worth the money. The bar was great and we found the service and prices were very good for London. The main problem which we all agreed was one of the men on the door, he was incredibly rude the whole time.... More 

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Dublin
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a great Hostel. The Hostel is very clean, modern and nicely designed. Location is also good. Hostel is about 8 minutes walking from Kings cross Station. The price per night was very good. Food and drink were also good at a really reasonable price too. The Looker room was also really good. I felt very save here they... More 

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Oleiros, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hostel is very nice. Great location (5-10 minutes walking from Euston Station, Russell Square Station, Kings Cross Station) and really close to the British Museum. First day of my visit, I didn't even used the public transport, I walked everywhere to the centre. The rooms are a bit small, but enough if you travel with a group of people.... More 

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Genlon, General Manager at Generator Hostel London, responded to this review

Hi Spiuni, Thank you so much for your wonderful review. I am thrilled to hear that you had such a great time with us, and I will be passing on your awesome feedback to the whole team here in London. I hope we will be seeing you again in the future. Best Wishes Lenny Hughes - GM Generator London More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for a 3 day trip to London, and statyed in Generator Hostel for three nights in a three bed room. Service- Reception and the check-in was a a little hectic, maybe because of lot of people checking in and checking out at once. Rooms- Clean, basic and ok to stay in only for sleeping and nothing more. Beds... More 

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Genlon, General Manager at Generator Hostel London, responded to this review

Hello AnnaZM, Many thanks for sharing your Generator experience after your recent stay with us in London. It sounds like overall we've hit the right spot and I do hope we will be seeing you again in the future. I just wanted to touch on your comments about the bathrooms, we do have a 24/7 housekeeping team who work to... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for a few nights in late October, early November. 10-15 min. walk from train station. Arrived early and the staff were very helpful with us. Stayed in a 10 bed mixed room and was very clean and had room to put your bags away. Has a pretty good vibe around the place, can order meals from the bar... More 

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Genlon, General Manager at Generator Hostel London, responded to this review

Hi Antoz35, Many thanks for sharing your thoughts after your recent stay with us here at Generator London. I was thrilled to read your review and that we were able to create a memorable stay for you while you were with us in London. I will pass on your comments to all the team here who I know will be... More 

Barcelona, Spain
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Cheap, clean, modern & close to the center of London. Very nice place to sleep and doing something more. There are several relax areas, meeting places, bar and restaurant even dancing at night. There are good ambience.

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Genlon, General Manager at Generator Hostel London, responded to this review

Hey smalonso, So amazing to hear your comments! I have already shared them with the team here! Thank you so much and I hope we will be seeing you again really soon for your next London visit. Best Wishes Lenny Hughes – GM Generator London More 

Montreal, Canada
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60 reviews 60 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hostel is huge so it's great if you're going with a group of people or with friends. Not so great to meet people as a solo traveller as it's so big and there are so many common spaces. The hostel is located perfectly, right at Russell Square tube. Loads of cafes and restaurants nearby. The staff was really friendly... More 

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Genlon, General Manager at Generator Hostel London, responded to this review

Hello alessandrawillsher, Thanks for your lovely feedback, I hope we will have the chance to welcome you back to Generator London again soon. Best Wishes Lenny Hughes – GM Generator London More 

Singapore, Singapore
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything is great for my stays in Generator Hostel. It will remain as my #1 choice during my future visits to London. It has an amazing location (between Euston, Russell Square and Kings Cross) and reasonably priced. The beds were comfortable and the shared bathrooms were surprisingly clean for a bust hostel. The staffs were also very helpful whenever I... More 

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Genlon, General Manager at Generator Hostel London, responded to this review

Hi Jiayan W, Many thanks for sharing your thoughts after your recent stay with us here at Generator London. I was thrilled to read your review and that we were able to create a memorable stay for you while you were with us in London. I will pass on your lovely comments to all the team here who I know... More 

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Address: 37 Tavistock Place | Russell Square, London WC1H 9SE, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Camden / Primrose Hill , Euston / Kings Cross /St Pancras
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Generator Hostel London 3*
Number of rooms: 214
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