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Palmers Lodge - Swiss Cottage

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Lovely hostel in Swiss Cottage, just off Baker Street. So close to the tube and as near to the west-end as you could want to be yet lovely peaceful quiet neighborhood. Nice little bar and has a lot of services you'd hope to find in a Hostel. Safe and the directions from their website is top notch. Always go back... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Palmers Lodge is an amazing hostel with a good location. It is located near underground station, so you can get very quickly to the center. The beds are cozy and each bunk has its own curtain. There is also a little kitchen for the guests. They also have the lounge and bar. The staff is very helpful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place, nearby Swiss Cottage underground station. Center within a 20 minute ride. Rooms, toilets, showers are clean. Breakfast is served downstairs. Staff is helpfull. Place is recommended for all kinds of groups, as they have rooms of different type and size.

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Thank Thijs010
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've stayed here several times now and it's always clean and neat. The beds are cosy and each bunk has its own little shelf, lamp, socket and a curtain that gives you privacy. The atmosphere is great, it's easy to make friends in the lounge and bar, there's food available but also a little kitchen for the guests. There's an... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was my first hostel experience, and a good one at that. It was very clean, quiet and located very close to the tube for pretty easy access to the main stations, and site seeing. The staff was very friendly, patient and informative at helping me navigate the city. My only issue was my bunk. Top bunk on a slopped... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I are backpacking Europe and this hostel was amazing while we were there. First of all the building is beautiful, the beds are comfy (they have curtains for each of the bunk beds which is cool for privacy however it can get VERY hot inside if it's hot weather), the bar was pretty cool, bartender was nice... More 

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Thank jblackburn22
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

Excelent hostel, set in a gorgeous victorian house. I spent quite a bit of time there on several occasions. It's a short tube ride to the center of London and even the night transportation is good. Recomendation!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Palmers Lodge is a beautiful hostel, just looking at the building made me smile. The double bedroom with 9 beds are very comfortable, and we were two friends that shared it. Very good price! The only thing I could come up with that was bad was the fact that they had no food for vegetarians or vegans and I think... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

+The staff was friendly and the facilities were decent. The breakfast (not included) was also good. -The walls were incredibly thin so you could hear everything your neighbors said. The location was fine for us, but might not be central enough for some people.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

My colleague who stay here before that, advised me this place. It was for the first time when I stayed in one room with 28 people. Due to the curtains on beds, I almost didn't notice that there were many people in the room, Though by the end of the stay, cause some of travellers didn't use laundry, the smell... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the multiple award winning boutique backpackers Palmers Lodge, where you can experience Victorian elegance in the former home of Samuel Palmer, of the Huntley and Palmer's biscuit empire. Built in 1881, this substantial house has been restored to its original glory in order to offer our guests not just budget accommodation but also a unique experience during their stay in London. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Palmers Lodge - Swiss Cottage

Address: 40 College Crescent | Swiss Cottage, London NW3 5LB, England (Formerly Swiss Cottage)
Location: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: $20 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Palmers Lodge - Swiss Cottage 2*
Number of rooms: 45
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