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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

Located across the road from Hendon Central train station - easily accessible using the Northern line from central London in around 30 mins. The hostel is safe and secure. The private room was adequate but the major reason for my low rating was the fact that the bed sheets, duvet etc had not been changed since the previous occupant had...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 23, 2017

This place is really really good. Very convenient for travel as it's right near Hendon Underground. The price is outstanding considering this is London and includes breakfast!!! There is a bunch of people that I believe are here for long periods at a time n they are so welcoming. I came to stay the weekend in London as I'm competing...

1Thank Mike-Andrews25
Reviewed February 18, 2017

My friend and I stayed 3 days at London Backpackers. Many positive sides to this place, people and staff are nice and helpful. The place itself is lovely, well decorated and warm. Everything is clean (kitchen, showers, toilets). The beds are nice and made private with little curtains, they also have 3 plugs and 2 USB plugs. Cages under the...

Thank Elohh C
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 8, 2017

I had a great time here! It is definitely one of the cheapest hostel in London. but still it is very clean and convenient. One of the great things I love is that all the beds have sockets and lights and USB charging points, all beds have privacy curtain and a locker under the bed. The staffs are very friendly...

Thank eunhea6
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed January 12, 2017

Arrived last Sunday and had booked a private room. The room was pretty dirty, with stains on the bed sheets and walls. The shared male bathroom cubicle walls were disgusting and looked like they had not been cleaned for months. Streaks of God knows what all down the sides. This was my main issue and left the hostel two days...

Thank ciaranhaughton
Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere was so vibrant and the staff are Fantastic and the place was very tidy and clean, everyone is super friendly and i would recommend this to anyone who wants a good quality hostel to stay in.

1Thank Darci F
Middletown, Connecticut
Reviewed November 27, 2016

I got a room with 15 beds in it and it was booked full. Unfortunately someone in the room smelled rather foul and made a permanent stench in the room. The bed itself was very uncomfortable and gave a bad sleep. The staff were nice and the other guests were hit and miss. Location wise, it is outside of the...

Thank Ryan G
Zaragoza, Spain
Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Next to picadelly circus, it is a hostel well situated, nice breakfast service. Room are good enough to stay a weekend. There is a lift. Staff are completely pleasant and support you in anything you need in some different languages.

Thank CritiCook
Province of Bergamo, Italy
Reviewed October 31, 2016

London Backpackers is a great place to stay for a few days while searching for a permanent accommodation in London: the price is convenient and the hostel is just in front of Hendon Central Station (Northern line), which makes it also well connected to the city centre. Staff is kind and friendly and all the place is very clean. The...

Thank Silvia D
Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

Before I could actually move in to my student dorm close to London, I needed a place to stay for 4 nights. Well, I enjoyed it so much! Staff were so friendly, especially the female kitchen and cleaning staff. With the right people the right hostel feel. Beds were ok, equipped with own electricity and light + curtain for some...

1Thank Fiona L
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One of London's Original Hostels catering for backpackers, travelers and student groups. The hostel has a variety of room sizes, fully equipped self catering kitchen and 2 lounges with a pool table, plasmas and over 500 movies to choose from. We have no curfew - are accessible 24 hours. Free BreakfastFree Wi-fiFree Lockers Free Bed Linen ... more   less 

Additional Information about London Backpackers

Address: 1st Floor, Queens Parade | Queens Road, Hendon, London NW4 3NS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: $16 - $75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“Small Rooms are fun !”
eunhea6, Feb 8, 2017 | Read review
“Choose a room with less beds in it for better sleep.”
841ryang, Nov 27, 2016 | Read review
“Choose the ones with TV.”
299gabrielag, Mar 6, 2015 | Read review
“Stayed in 3 different types of dorm all on the busy street side & found them to be all equally terrible”
808andie, Oct 3, 2014 | Read review
“Do not choose large multi people rooms such as 12-15 people it gets too hot”
932michellew, Oct 10, 2013 | Read review
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