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No.8 Hostel Willesden

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Ninh Binh, Vietnam
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I always find it amusing when people claim to have stayed in hostels around the world and then give a bad review because the other guests in the room were noisy or there was hair in the shower.... Anyway, I stayed in a private room due to working night shifts, so I just needed a bed for a couple days....

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It's a cheap hostel, the building is from the Victorian era. I've been sleeping there for a week and it's totally worth its price: It's not at the very center of London, but you can get to Baker Street station in a few tube stations, so in my opinion location it's not that bad. There is a really nice pub...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here for 3 days and after reading the reviews I expected the worst. I paid 12£ for 2 nights without the key deposit. For this price it could not have been better. Really friendly staff and you even had your own bathrooms,no shared shower rooms which I liked. It's pretty close to the city center so that was...

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Thank Michelle H
Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

relaxing clean great facilities defo stay her again well recommended good customer service plus bar downstairs decent price. plus they show sports very friendly good music and also shops are very close

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Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

This hostel is at a pub located close to a tube station not too far from central which is great for the budget. I found it very laid back and is probably the best choice for the money that I found online.

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Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

Great music in the pub, comfy chairs, wifi, friendly staff, and cheap all pluses. But, very dirty bathroom, dark dangerous hallways, weird smelly leaks... Cons seem weightier than pros. (Key deposit is cash only).

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Thank songtree05
Reviewed September 23, 2016

Great live evenings. Live atmosphere and a fantastic pub. From the outside the pub has a dark façade along with it's entire. I stayed for a while and took a stroll around electric Willesden. The staff are very friends. My bedroom is big, expensive and comfortable.

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Trebic, Czech Republic
Reviewed September 22, 2016

Visited in September 2015 This hostel is a fair choice for budger travellers who don't search for the luxury and need some affordable place to spend the nights. We stayed in 4 beds female dormitory. Room was nicely equiped with IKEA bunk beds, covers and bed sheets were clean. Shared bathroom and toilets in the same floor. There were safety...

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Costa Rica
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

Staying for two nights is confortable and the guy in charge is really trying to help bathrooms aré really prívate beds good enough beers aré good and theres a pool table if u want to have some fun good overall

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Reviewed September 21, 2016

Nice place with good local public transport links, Staff all very friendly and knowledgable of the area. Good kareoke on fridays.Made some good friends and had a great time in central London. The place has a pool table which is a good way to spend the day when the weather is rotten

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
No.8 is a Unique Brand of Hostels developed and delicately integrated within Traditional Old English Pubs. For Facilities, Customer Service & Affordability it must be No.8! At No.8 we take pride in our Customer Service and ensure that all of our Guests get everything they want from their time in London. We are a Youth Backpackers Hostel and cater exclusively for 18-38 yr old backpackers, Photo IDs will be required on Check In. We have Live Entertainment on Weekends within our Traditional English Pub, along with the usual range of pub entertainment and banter! - Free High-Speed WiFi - Full Facility Kitchen, Dining Space & Outdoor Deck - Secure Storage Facilities & 24 Hr Key Card Access - Laundry Facilities (Wash & Dry) - Large Lounge - Pool Table, Foosball, Chess Table, Couches, Satellite TV & Darts Board etc - Traditional English Pub & Beer Garden - Live Entertainment on Weekends! - Free Cancellation on All Bookings prior to Arrival - Reception: Sunday-Thursday 8am-12.00am and Friday-Saturday 8am-2am - Backpackers Hostel for 18-38 year olds only - ID on Check In Required. - £20 Key Deposit (Fully Refunded On Check-Out) Whether it is your first time in London or you are a seasoned traveller, No.8 has everything you need (and a few extras) to ensure that your stay in London is definitely Enjoyable & Comfortable! ... more   less 

Additional Information about No.8 Hostel Willesden

Address: 305 High Road | Willesden, London NW10 2JT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: $11 - $44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 25
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“As long as you can afford another room, try not to book the 20 bed room.”
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“Room 25 has 20 beds, but it's a good deal”
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“don't book at all! sleeping on the street will be the same but much cheaper.”
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“mix 20 bed room 25 is very good and cheap”
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