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YHA London Central

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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good49%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“oxford street”(80 reviews)
“bunk beds”(38 reviews)
Free Internet
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This hostel is centrally located, clean, bright and friendly. It's suitable for any age group, families, couples, singles. There's a shop around the corner if the hostel isn't already selling what you require. I'd stay there anytime! The value for money is amazing.

Thank Dollywhalley
Property's Favorite Review
Reviewed March 22, 2017

If you are looking for staying in London for a few days without spending too much for your accomodation, this hostel is what you looking for. I was there with three friends of mine and we felt really confortable in relation to what we spent....More

Thank alabamawithman
Response from NadiaA7991, Front Office Manager at YHA London CentralResponded March 28, 2017

Hello, Thank you so much for sharing this amazing feedback on your stay with us. Your comments have been shared with the team and everyone was thrilled to hear them! We are also happy to read you enjoyed our location and you would recommend us,...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Ideally situated, with self-catering. There are some shops in the surroundings. Possibility to order some food from the reception as well. Ideal for everyone saying a couple of days to visit the capital! I recommend!More

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Response from NadiaA7991, Front Office Manager at YHA London CentralResponded 4 days ago

Dear Marie Anna, Thank you for your time to review our hostel. We are thrilled to read that you enjoyed your stay. We hope you enjoyed your visit to London and we will welcome you back to YHA London Central in a near future. Kind...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

clean and cozy. provides all facilities and sells things you’d need like umbrellas or adapters. few minutes walking from the underground and well situated in zone 1. it’s possible to have breakfast, a snack and also a pizza. nice staff that will help you in...More

1  Thank Federica T
Response from NadiaA7991, Team Member at YHA London CentralResponded 1 week ago

Hello Federica, Thank you very much for this nice review. We are really happy to hear you enjoyed the hostel and your stay in London. Looking forward to welcome you back! Ana Team Member - YHA London Central

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying at YHA hostel makes me feels assured about the cleanliness of the rooms and my safety. It has a good location and definitely value for money. Staff at the reception is really friendly and helpful.More

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Response from NadiaA7991, Front Office Manager at YHA London CentralResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello! Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a review and also for the nice comments! We are very happy you enjoyed the hostel and your stay and we look forward to welcome you again soon! Ana Team Member YHA London...More

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Free Internet
Restaurant
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Self-Serve Laundry
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$29 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$29 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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O2148AHandr
January 14, 2018|
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Response from AlabasterJones | Reviewed this property |
you can try sending them an email but they generally do not adding beds beforehand. bed assignments are based on what is available when you check in
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Raunaq A
December 3, 2017|
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Response from Yaktam | Reviewed this property |
Lulu Lemon pants. They come with a passport pocket. Never separate yourself from your passport. Especially while travelling. You can control your pocket. You can't control the "safe" back at the hotel room.
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SeaMountainScape
September 15, 2017|
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Response from Claire F | Reviewed this property |
Yes definitely. 3 of us stayed in a room for 4. Private room with bathroom - shower, loo and basin.
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"scoop a bottom bunk when you can."
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"possibly consider the down bunk bed for convenience!"
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"You may want to ask if they have any privates available. I had a very nice one for one of my stays."
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"Book ahead, it gets busy. Bring your padlock."
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