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Dover Castle Hostel & Flatshares

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Dover Castle Hotel and Bar was a great place to stay for two 19 year old girls. The hostel was clean and the staff were friendly and helpful. It is just a 30 s walk from the metro which takes you all over the city! we could also come and go as we liked at any hour, and a... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perhaps things are different in private rooms, but I hated this hostel. The staff were snobby and very mean to me, the room was too small (smallest 6-bed dorm I've ever stayed), the shower rooms were unhygienic, and I basically had the worst time. Wouldn't recommend it to anyone else. It's smelly and dirty and just not worth it.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So the receptionist who checked me in corrected me and thought he knew the 'correct' pronunciation of my name better than me. Not very polite to greet anybody, I think. And then he blames me for misspelling my info on the check-in sheet. Weird start. I had one bed in a 4 bed mixed room. 3 pretty Dutch girls where... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Somewhat run down, but clean. No lift. Keep that in mind, you have to go to the basement to check in/out and then up two or three flights to the bedrooms. Breakfast (coffee, bread, jam, fruit and juice?) included. Free wifi. Tube nearby.

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Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was put into a bed beneath a leaking roof, there were no other beds available as a group of German teenagers were staying at the hostel. The staff were aware that the roof would leak but chose to put me in the bed on a night when there was a storm. When I say leak I do not mean... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Nice building with an "old english style. Nice traditional breakfast and a nice pub. Close to Borough market witch is wonderful! A good budget choice, specially if you travel in a group and don't mind som noise.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

I am a rich person, I like to live in 5 stars hotels always I travel to EU in June. I stayed for one night and felt pleasant, great location, friendly staff speaking English, good neighborhood, reliable free wi-fi, relatively low price in London and with bar and restarant facility. I hope to go again. Paul

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Great place good drinks and great staff!!! Ideal to watch sport and have a friendly cheap hang out. The bat can get crowds and they can order in pizza from a local take away. The drinks are all reasonably priced and it's one of the last places in London where you can come close to buying a round for a... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to The Dover Castle Hostel and Bar, providing backpackers and students with great value accommodation and entertainment since 1985. Whatever your circumstances, we will supply you with all you need to experience the best of London. We're located in Borough, just a few minutes walk to London Bridge and London's Southbank with close proximity to major tourist attractions, such as the Tower Bridge, St Paul's Cathedral, Southbank, Tate Modern and the London Eye. ** Lively entertainment every night, free Wi-Fi, a fully equipped guest kitchen, TV room, laundry facilities, lockers, a free luggage room, and much more. ** Longer staying guests can be set up with private rooms in houses and in flatshares, arranged via our Dover Castle flatshare agency. ** Guests can rent large single rooms or a twin room for 2 persons. The kitchen and bathroom facilities are shared. ** The houses and flats are located in Zone 2, Southeast London, typically 20 minutes from London Bridge. ** Your temporary base in London where you can stay, relax, meet, and interact. Whether you're planning to stay in London for the short or long term, we offer great value to enhance your experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dover Castle Hostel & Flatshares

Address: 6A Great Dover Street, London SE1 4XW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: $21 - $62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Dover Castle Hostel & Flatshares 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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