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4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This place could be great with just a little bit efforts ! The shared rooms are nice. But the rooms are lugubrious and smell bad. The shared toilets not clean and the showers don't evacuate the water quite well.

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Thank Lea S
Clink_Hostels1, Guest Relations Manager at Clink78, responded to this review

Hi Lea, Thanks for your review and feedback, that's helpful :-) We do clean the bathrooms several times a day. Hope you had a great time in London! Kind regards, Laura, Guest Experience Manager More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

booked two nights there, in the end stayed only the first night, rooms had nice big lockers, breakfast is inclooded, u can meet there milion amazing ppl from all arond the work, staf is lovely and helfull, especially from recepcion, but that smell which was in my room! I understand u cant push your guests to keep space around them... More 

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Thank Tardis_Bee
Clink_Hostels1, Guest Relations Manager at Clink78, responded to this review

Hi Tardis, Thanks for leaving a review! Great to hear you loved the staff :-) Sorry for the smell, please let us know next time in the reception and we can see if we can provide a solution for that. Kind regards, Laura, Guest Experience Manager More 

Hong Kong, China
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been around, stayed everywhere, but this place left a lifetime impression, common areas are great, especially the kitchen where you can see everyone just cooking and enjoying meals with others. Feels more like a camp to me, a fancy one.

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Thank LianFan
Clink_Hostels1, Guest Relations Manager at Clink78, responded to this review

Hi Lian, thank you so much for leaving this lovely review! We're really happy to hear you had a great stay. We hope you'll be able to come and say hello again soon :) Anna More 

Adelaide, Australia
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best hostel I have ever stayed in!!!! The rooms and showers were quite clean, nice big lockers for storage, good wifi and very close to kings cross. I stayed in a female dorm and everyone became very close. Free breakfast was basic but very good considering, a great way to meet so many people, as was the downstairs bar which... More 

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Clink_Hostels1, Guest Relations Manager at Clink78, responded to this review

Hey Ella! So great that you enjoyed your stay with us :) We're really happy to hear you liked the hostel and hope you'll come back to visit soon. Anna, Clink Team More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at the amsterdam Clink before and had a great time which is why I booked the London one without thought. It is a converted courthouse and it's very different - I stayed two nights, both in private rooms: one a more "deluxe" one and the other a jail cell! Clink is always very clean and has all... More 

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Clink_Hostels1, Public Relations Manager at Clink78, responded to this review

Hi There, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We really appreciate it. We're glad you enjoyed your cell! We have to admit, that it's one of our favourite types of rooms. We'll be ensure to tell the night security to take extra care when doing the checks about noisy neighbours going forward. Hopefully you'll... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had done a lot of research before booking a bed in this hostel and I wasn't disappointed. This was my first hostel experience and I loved it! The check-in was easy and the lady in the front-desk didn't flinch even when I got annoyed when I didn't understand how I could use the wifi (sorry about that!). I booked... More 

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Thank Mia H
Clink_Hostels1, Public Relations Manager at Clink78, responded to this review

Hi Mia! Wow! Thanks so much for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review. You've made our day! I hope you come back and visit us again soon. Happy future travels. Emma - Clink Team More 

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6 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whether it's your first time Visit to London, U.K or a regular tourist to London. You'll find the CLINK Hostel 78 a comfortable place to relax and enjoy London. Situated on King Cross Road.It's about 12 minutes walk from St.Pancreas/Kong Cross Station. At Clink 78 hostel to I'll find a choice of rooms, from Single,double, family or Shared rooms of... More 

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Clink_Hostels1, Public Relations Manager at Clink78, responded to this review

Hi Carl, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review. We really appreciate it. Hopefully we'll see you again in London soon. Happy future travels :) Emma - Clink Team More 

Singapore, Singapore
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10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clink78 is a youth hostel that was pretty crowded during my period of stay in May. There were many big groups that were also staying in this hostel. Do keep in mind if you are looking for a quiet spot, this probably would not be an idea place. The check in process was fast and smooth, counter staffs were friendly... More 

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Thank jas0n11
Clink_Hostels1, Public Relations Manager at Clink78, responded to this review

Hi Jason, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review! I hope you had a lovely time in London. Hopefully see you again soon! Happy future travels :) Emma - Clink Team More 

Hokitika, New Zealand
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15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A well-run hostel with a few fun differences. We spent 2 nights in a cell, which was perfectly adequate for our needs as we were spending all our time out anyway. The free breakfast was an added bonus. The facilities were clean and adequate. The location is perfect if you are catching Eurostar, as it is only 10 munites walk... More 

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Thank Ben S
Clink_Hostels1, Public Relations Manager at Clink78, responded to this review

Hi Ben S, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review! We really appreciate it. I hope you had an amazing time in London. Happy future travels! Emma - Clink Team More 

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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has the right vibe if you are wanting to meet cool people. I wish I stayed here for my whole trip cause it perfect for young/solo travellers! The rooms are small but hey free breakfast isn't too bad!!! Location is really good too right near kings cross station.

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Thank Shannon S
Clink_Hostels1, Public Relations Manager at Clink78, responded to this review

Hi Shannon, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review. We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Clink :D Happy Travels! Emma - Clink Marketing Team More 

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Staying in Clerkenwell

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Clerkenwell
Owing to its proximity to Smithfield Market – the site of an ancient meat market which remains in operation today – Clerkenwell boasts a plethora of globally renowned restaurants, fabulous local eateries, and some of London's favorite pubs. This isn't merely a focal point for all things foodie though. Spend enough time wondering through the area's maze of streets and you might become accustomed to the litany of slinky models passing between Clerkenwell's handful of fashion houses. Far outnumbering the models are craftspeople and designers, many of them are more than happy to welcome visitors into their studios and showrooms.
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Clink is a social and stylish backpacker hostel in a converted court house! Experience a heritage building with a modern twist: internet and TV courtrooms, prison cells, private rooms, dorm rooms, self-catering kitchen, funky bar... Judge for yourself! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clink78

Address: 78 King's Cross Road, London WC1X 9QG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Clerkenwell
Price Range: $25 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Clink78 2*
Number of rooms: 100
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