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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were a large group staying at the YHA St. Pauls, and found the staff very hospitable and accommodating. There were lockable cabinets, sinks and mirrors in the room. The best part was the breakfast - a buffet consisting of the elements of a full English breakfast, yogurts and cereal, some fruit, tea and coffee. The only drawback for us...

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YHAStPauls, Manager at YHA London St Pauls, responded to this review

Hi Beate B, Thank you for taking the time to review us, Great review and info for prospective visitors, unfortunately we are unable to do anything about the cathedral bells but we do have ear plugs @ reception if needed. Hopefully we will see you next time you are in London Steve Roberts Hostel Manager

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Excellent location, near 2 stations, St Paul's and Blackfriars stations. Strong wifi, clean room and comfortable bed. The only setback is there is no lift and our room is located on the highest floor.

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YHAStPauls, Manager at YHA London St Pauls, responded to this review

Hi Poon, Thanks for your 5 star review, we appreciate your feedback, I will pass on your comments to my team who will be delighted, Hopefully see you again on your next visit to London Regards Steve Roberts Hostel Manager

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here every year for guys weekend in london. Price and location great,clean rooms and beds are comfy. Just wouldn't recommend the breakfast. The orange and lemon drinks don't taste of anything and the food was a bit tough.

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YHAStPauls, Manager at YHA London St Pauls, responded to this review

Hi, Thanks for taking the time to review us at YHA London St Pauls, Im pleased you found our facilities clean and comfy however Im sorry your breakfast experience wasnt that good. I will pass your comments on to my Kitchen Manager and we appreciate your feedback, without constructive feedback we will never improve. Hopefully on your next visit you...

Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly, the location is unbelievable, 2 mins walk from St Pauls Cathedral, close to the Thames and loads of other attractions. Good area by night, 'normal' pub down the road (Ye Olde London) many restaurants etc, not mega busy like many other areas. We have stayed in a number of YHA's so we had an idea of what to expect,...

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YHAStPauls, Manager at YHA London St Pauls, responded to this review

Hi Adrian, Thanks for taking the time to review us at YHA St Pauls. My Housekeeping team work around the clock to ensure our facilities are clean 24/7 so I will pass on your kind comments, I will also pass on your comments the breakfast team, they will be delighted. We started a refurbishment programme in November last year by...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The location if the place is hard to beat, being so close to St Johns cathedral, which makes reaching the hostel via tube or bus super simple. Spacious lockers in the rooms make safe storage easy as can be, and all showers and bathrooms are always clean. Staff is friendly, food is decent, all in all enjoyable for students or...

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YHAStPauls, Manager at YHA London St Pauls, responded to this review

Hi Sebastian, Thanks for taking the time to review us, Ill ensure my team see your kind comments, Hopefully we can see you again soon, Regards Steve Roberts Hostel Manager

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once again, location wise you couldn't want for better. Don't bother bringing an alarm clock as the bells of St Paul's Cathedral ring on the hour every hour and you always know what time it is. Friendly and helpful reception staff who don't forget have probably said the same thing to a hundred visitors before you. For affordability you cannot...

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YHAStPauls, Manager at YHA London St Pauls, responded to this review

Hi Dafydd, Our team had a glowing smile when they read your review so thank you so much, I hope we can welcome you back in the not too distant future. Regards Steve Hostel Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed there midweek for a few nights, was absolutely lovely! Staff was great and super helpful, always a smile and could recommend great places to eat and drink. Stayed in the 8 bed room, lockers provided are big and can fit a suitcase which was great. Beds are clean and cosy, the room was always nice and warm even tough...

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YHAStPauls, Manager at YHA London St Pauls, responded to this review

Hi Antonia, Thanks so much for your 5 star review, My team work really hard to ensure our guests have a great stay and I will pass on your kind words to them. Our Housekeeping team work around the clock and its great to hear their work is appreciated. I really hope we can welcome you back sometime Regards Steve...

Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great place to stay if you are going to visit the sites of london - round the corner form st pauls. loads of places to eat nearby, minutes from the river thames and the Tate - and an area packed with history. few old london pubs round the corner and near the tube. the private room for 4 although excellent...

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YHAStPauls, Manager at YHA London St Pauls, responded to this review

Hi Elsie, Thanks for taking the time to review YHE St Pauls. Some great ideas for prospective visitors, Im pleased you feel we were good value. Unfortunately as you point out we don't have a self catering kitchen however we are happy to provide crockery and cutlery for guests and of course you are always welcome to use our dining...

Beijing, China
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

great location great food friendly staff. right next to St. Pauls. Remarkable value. However if you are a light sleeper like me and you always seem to get a snorer in your bunk you will feel like doing a Sweeney Todd on them. I always seem to get someone who stores like a pig stuck in a gate. Also being...

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YHAStPauls, Manager at YHA London St Pauls, responded to this review

HI Graham, Thank you for the 5 start review, my team were delighted with your comments. For future reference we do have ear plugs available at reception if the snoring gets too much, we also do have a limited number of single rooms available. I really hope we can welcome you back again in the near future Steve Roberts Hostel...

Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 22, 2017

This is an older hostel so dormitories tend to be larger with separate toilets and showers. There are a lot of floors and stairs and no lifts. But luggage can be stored in the basement just one flight of stairs down. A good cafe serving snacks and meals. I had a single room that was excellent value for money. Staff...

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YHAStPauls, Manager at YHA London St Pauls, responded to this review

HI, Thank you for your review and we really appreciate you kind comments about the team, Ill ensure I pass them on. We hope to welcome you back again sometime in the future. Regards Steve Roberts Hostel manager

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From its ancient past as a Roman trading outpost to its 21st century status as the wealthiest square mile in the world, the financial district known simply as “The City” is one of London's most historic and fascinating neighborhoods. Here high rise office towers such as Norman Foster’s Gherkin mingle with Roman ruins and architectural marvels from virtually every era in between, including Christopher Wren's glorious St.Paul's Cathedral, and John Soane's dauntingly classicist Bank of England. This neighborhood is also home to some of the finest restaurants and plushest hotels in Europe, in addition to an assortment of watering holes, upscale shops, and Tube stations. During the week, the City is abuzz with white collar workers going about their business; the weekend sees this area turn into a quiet haven for sightseers.
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Additional Information about YHA London St Pauls

Address: 36 Carter Lane, London EC4V 5AB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > City of London
Price Range: $30 - $148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — YHA London St Pauls 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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“Again, it's London, to get any accomodation at this price is a blessing.”
 of 5 bubbles dafyddw2014, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“bring ear plugs and a second pillow. Alternatively bring a ligature to slowly strangle the life out of a snorer. ”
 of 5 bubbles grahaml275, 5 weeks ago | Read review
“If you want peace and quiet go for a single room.”
 of 5 bubbles suemarilynlyle, Jan 22, 2017 | Read review
“dont book here unless you really dont have expectations”
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“The newer rooms have bunks with individual outlets, USB ports, light.”
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