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Astor Kensington Hostel

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  • Excellent27%
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  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed January 28, 2018

I stayed here for almost 2 weeks. It was in a great location and the rooms were very clean all the time. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Transport options close by are great with 2 tube stations and multiple bus routes available. There...More

Thank Charmz71
Response from AstorMark, General Manager at Astor Kensington HostelResponded February 14, 2018

Hey! Thank you for your awesome review! We are very happy you found our awesome little hostel and had an amazing time! We do everything in our power to ensure you have a great nights sleep and an awesome experience while you're awake. We hope...More

Reviewed November 1, 2017

This hostel offered good value for money as accommodation goes in London. The location is lovely, only a few minutes walk from 2 metro stations, in a pretty area across the road from Hyde Park. Kensington Palace is less than a 10 minute stroll. The...More

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Response from AstorMark, Manager at Astor Kensington HostelResponded November 22, 2017

Thank you for your kind words! We are super happy you loved your stay with us! Our location is without a doubt unbeatable, being so central with great transport link and amazing cafes and restaurants everywhere. We are happy to say we are presently installing...More

Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

I like this hostel because the staff are very helpful and friendly. The rooms of 8 is very basic and the principal problem is the telephone charge because there aren't power sockets near your bed. There is only one power socket on the floor for...More

Thank iricciinviaggio
Response from AstorMark, Manager at Astor Kensington HostelResponded October 28, 2017

Hey, thank you for your awesome review! We are very happy you enjoyed of our super friendly and helpful staff we are here to help you out 24 hours a day seven days a week. You will be happy to know we are installing new...More

Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

I stayed at Astor Queensway for a few nights in early October. The first thing that struck me was how secure the hostel was - a code required to enter the door and 24 hour reception. It's a well located hostel - in the middle...More

Thank notwaltermitty
Response from AstorMark, Manager at Astor Kensington HostelResponded October 28, 2017

Hey, thank you for your awesome review! Your security is very important to us and provide everything you need to have a nice and safe stay. Or location is without amazing with amazing restaurants, pubs and a palace in the area! For your next stay,...More

Reviewed October 7, 2017

I stayed here as I was attending a concert at the Royal Albert Hall which was a pleasant 15 minute walk away. The location is great, just next to a couple of tube stations and in a quiet area so there was no loud traffic...More

Thank Rachel P
Response from AstorMark, Manager at Astor Kensington HostelResponded October 11, 2017

Hey! Thank you for your review! We are super happy you enjoyed of our awesome location, the Royal Albert Hall is always an incredible venue regardless of who you are seeing! We ensure all of our rooms are nice and ventilated to ensure you have...More

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January 19, 2015|
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Unfortunately, I think not... For what I heard when I was there, they are very strict about the age restriction.
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"Please note this hostel does not have an elevator or air conditioning within the rooms."
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"It's a beautiful old English building so be prepared to appreciate that beauty!"
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"all the rooms have a bunk bed so doesn't really matter whether u take a private room o stay in the dorm"
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"Rooms lower to the ground floor are cooler in the summer heat and easily accessible"
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