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Hostel Strand Continental

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Overview
143 Strand, London WC2R 1JA England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here in a hotel room for a week, it was our first trip away as a couple. We were completely disappointed, not only with the lack of basic necessities but also with how disgusting the hotel was as a whole. Our bed sheets...More

1  Thank jackiekinloch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

2nd visit at Strand Continental. First time my son was 6yrs old, extremely handy for crashing out after Lion King. Can see Lion King 🦁 from front window. 2nd visit my son 14yrs old, again a show Tina Turner few meteres away, extremely handy. However...More

2  Thank JulesandJoey65
Reviewed July 26, 2018

Good location but a bit expensive for what you get. Breakfast was pretty basic but the worst part was that I was put on the 5th floor with no elevator and I had a ton of heavy luggage. They do have a storage room on...More

1  Thank unicycle6869
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

The location just in the city center is perfect. We had breakfast included which is also a plus. You need to give a code to enter the hostel (good for security reasons). On the other hand, it was extremely hot in our room and also...More

1  Thank gregdzi
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Super central, cosy, kind, clean. There’s a long Indian/English history to this hotel, charming - and a very kind Indian family runs the hotel and the restaurant. No luxury at all, simple breakfast, used interiors (in a good cosy way), tiny shared toilets&showers - but...More

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Fantastically located on the famous Strand in London. With the River Thames behind you and the lively West End in front of you, you will have an easy time finding everything you came to London for! Not only is ...More this little gem well located it is also steeped in history and well facilitated. Facilities include a 1940's styled bar and restaurant, free wi-fi, free continental breakfast. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Beachfront
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
26
Price range
$30 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hostel Strand Continental London, England
Location
United Kingdom > England > London > Trafalgar Square / Embankment
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Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is
not just considered the heart of this bustling London
hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this
esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as
well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most
popular cultural attractions including the National
Gallery and many West End theaters. Along the way to
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CarlaB4391
May 7, 2017|
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Response from 1234Owl | Reviewed this property |
They will always put a air bed in a two bed dorm if no 3bed one available
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Nevein M
June 22, 2016|
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Response from Lara222 | Property representative |
You have many options: - 5 minutes walk from Temple station - 10 minutes walk from Charing Cross station -10 minutes walk from Covent Garden station - Lots of bus stops outside the hostel
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"Ask for lower floor cause there are no elevators and 5th floor sucks."
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"Rooms away from main street are quite."
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"Try and get a back one and as low down as you can due to all the stairs"
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"Ask for room facing the back, for quieter sleep"
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