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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

2 of us stayed here in an 8 person room. The room should have been for no more than 2-3 people MAX. It was very crowded with 6 of us in there I can't even imagine if 8 had been put in there. The staff weren't very helpful or friendly. It is extremely loud at night by the road. There...

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Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

Working people here work with heart and soul. They help, take time to show visitors hostel, find resolution. Hostel its on great place for make travelling around London. Near the hostel its underground station, store, restaurants.... Great hostel with heart and soul.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 28, 2016

I lked the solid beds very much: the privacy curtains and the eye mask provided. Only disappointment was the size of the shower block and system of this, never experienced something so unpractical even at the gyms. Sink tap with hot water only also not a joy. Found it conveniently located though and for a night or two it's a...

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Smart Hostels L, Guest Relations Manager at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking your time to write us a review for our hostel. We are happy to read that you had an over all nice experience and would love to having you stay with us again in a future. We will take all your feedback into account in order to keep improving our services. Kind Regards from...

Reviewed October 12, 2016

Perfect location and standard for a gig at the O2 Shepherds Bush. Clean and very tidy and the power to the room tripped late at night but was cured within minutes. Breakfast was great value too & staff fantastic

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Smart Hostels L, Guest Relations Manager at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you for giving us such a high rating. We are delighted to hear that you liked staying at our hostel. We look forward to your next stay. Kind Regards from The Smart Hostels Team

blackpool
Reviewed October 1, 2016

I stayed at this hostel on my own I was sharing a female room six beds, I checked in no problem u must photo ID, clean bedding u do av to pay £10 deposit but u get it bac £1.50 if u want a locker per day. I ad been warned before I got there that the bunks wud b...

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Smart Hostels L, Guest Relations Manager at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you for rating us highly. We are happy to hear that you had a nice stay at our hostel. We hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards from The Smart Hostels Team

Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

The staff was friendly and the rooms were nice. I definitely loved how private the bunks were. We stayed in a 6 bed female ensuite. The only downside was it was HOT. There was a fan in the room, but it didn't provide much circulation. As soon as I got out of the shower, I felt like I needed to...

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Smart Hostels L, Guest Relations Manager at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you for your valuable feedback, we are always looking for new ways to improve. We are also glad to read that, over all you had a nice stay with us and hopefully if you stay with us again, on your next trip to London, you will notice the positive changes. Kind Regards from the Smart Hostels Team

Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

In short - I enjoyed my stay, but it's basic and not for everyone! The hostel is part of a bigger hotel it seem. I LOVED the location: quiet street, near Hyde Park, short walk from Queensway. There was a nice traditional pub next door and nice restaurant and grocers nearby. Great vibe, delightful to hang out outside with a...

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Smart Hostels L, Guest Relations Manager at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking your time to write us a review. We love what we do and we are glad to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and our central locations. We would love to have you back if you travel again to London. Kind Regards from the Smart Hostels Team

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed September 10, 2016

the rooms are not air conditioned whatsoever, are unbearably hot, the bedsheets i paid a ten pound deposit for had blood stains on them, the wifi did not work at all in the room, and there were nine beds absolutely crammed into the (tiny!) room. this hostel is very undignified, i am sure you could find a less soul-sucking place...

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Smart Hostels L, Guest Relations Manager at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking your time to write us a review. We are sorry to read that there were aspects of your stay that you didn't enjoy. We have taken on board your comments in order to improve our services. Kind Regards from our Smart Hostels Team

King's Lynn, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 30, 2016

SMART Hostel Hyde Park: I stayed one night in August 2016 Rooms:  Hot, noisy room. Triple bunk beds – you need a head for heights if you are in a top level bed…… The wall mounted  fan only served to  circulate the hot air. Due to the heat and noise, I did not sleep well. Adequate shower and single toilet...

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Smart Hostels L, Guest Relations Manager at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for taking your time to write us a review. We really appreciate your feedback in order to be able to improve our services. We are sorry to hear that our hostel didn't live up to your expectations. Please bear in mind that our Hostel in Hyde Park View has hotel rooms in the top floors which are...

Bengaluru, India
Reviewed August 16, 2016

The location is great and only a 5 minutes walk to the nearest underground station, which makes life easier!! The dormitory was clean and cosy with an attached bath, but overall a bit clumsy. The small bar inside the hostel was an added advantage although it was not so cheap! The breakfast was really good!! Overall, it is a great...

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Smart Hostels L, Guest Relations Manager at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for taking your time to write us such a nice review. We are glad to read that you enjoyed our central locations and our free continental breakfast. Hopefully we will see you again in your next visit to London! Kind Regards from the Smart Hostels Team!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just 110 yrd from Hyde Park, this hostel is a 5-minute walk from Queensway Underground Station. It offers spacious rooms with an en suite bathroom and free WiFi access throughout. The dormitories at Smart Hyde Park View all have lockers and a hairdryer for guests to use. Private rooms are also available, with a TV and telephone in each. Free Wi-Fi is available in the common areas. There is a lounge bar for guests to enjoy, with drinks, snacks and a flat-screen TV. Continental breakfasts are served daily. There is a 24-hour front desk and free luggage storage for early check-ins. The property is set in a classic listed building on a residential street in the heart of London's bohemian Bayswater, one of London's most beautiful districts. Smart Hyde Park View is 875 yrd from Kensington Gardens, and Marble Arch and Oxford Street are within 20 minutes' walk. The Royal Albert Hall can also be reached in 20 minutes' walk, and Westminster and the Big Ben are a 10-minute Tube ride away. Westminster is a great choice for travellers interested in Shopping, Theatre and Monuments. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Smart Hyde Park View Hostel

Address: 16 Leinster Terrace, London W2 3EU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: $20 - $107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Smart Hyde Park View Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 40
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“Liked the solid beds very much. Only disappointment was the size of the shower block and system, never experienced something so unpractical event at the gyms”
 of 5 bubbles 481natf, Oct 28, 2016 | Read review
“Pay the extra for a hotel room”
 of 5 bubbles djr8rrc, Oct 12, 2016 | Read review
“I would recommend a smaller dorm room if you can get it.”
 of 5 bubbles 641oliviaw, Jul 22, 2016 | Read review
“upper flors if you are a non smoking person”
 of 5 bubbles michaeloM1563TI, Jun 19, 2016 | Read review
“dont book basment rooms no view but very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles alisonwF6361FM, Jun 17, 2016 | Read review
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