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“Good value for money” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of St Christopher's Inn Greenwich

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St Christopher's Inn Greenwich
Ranked #175 of 827 Specialty Lodging in London
Cologne, Germany
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4 reviews
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“Good value for money”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2011

Firstly a hostel should be a cheap place to stay overnight – and that it is. The Rooms are small, but beds were quite okay. The feeling to sleep above a pub and going down and to be right inside is great, the food downstairs is excellent as well. But the free breakfast was a bit lets say "simple". When I stayed there it was noisy till the middle of the night, cause there was a party going on. But I expected that, since it was Friday. The area, Greenwich, is super nice, with a quick connection to the City through the DLR. I would definitely stay there again when I'm looking for a nice and cheap place.

  • Stayed November 2010, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    3 of 5 bubbles
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 2, 2011

they do lots of annoying things Throbbing Disco Sat night Everything scarce no proper utensils lots of things broken to where womeone has a laptop stolen because security door broken.

Nice location peaceful staff less thatn friendly at times and do not seem to like the work. Foreign staff not entirely nice.

Seem to be trying to do stuff on the cheap to the guests' detriment.

  • Stayed February 2011, traveled solo
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Beaulicious
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Tokyo
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2010

This place has rats, stinks, and is extremely dirty. The bar is very noisy at night and you can't get any sleep because even the beds vibrate and the staff couldn't care less. There is no kitchen and the lockers are EXTREMELY expensive. There is NO security for your valuables here without paying almost more than you do for the room! This place was just AWFUL, and I couldn't stay longer than two days without having to just leave and find someone else. Do NOT go here.

  • Stayed August 2010, traveled on business
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank Emoni
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Oakland, California
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2010

I stayed here for a night and I have to say that I'm quite satisfied considering that this is my first time staying in hostel anywhere. I was skeptical about it at first because the ratings, but it was opposite of what I read. The staff who work at Belushi's are wonderful people and they take care of you and make you feel at home. The hostel itself is standard and don't expect luxury of course. It's worth it for the price you pay. Though it's not in Central London, you can easily access it by rail and tube. Greenwich the town is quaint and nice, so taking a stroll through here isn't a bad alternative. I highly suggest staying here and I enjoyed the other people in my dorm room. This is all subjective of course, but be advised that you make your experience what it is. So come with an open mind and willingness to learn. Free breakfast is a plus too!

  • Stayed June 2010, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank aaysonjr
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lisbon
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2010

Were to start? The staff seemed uninterested when we first arrived eventually giving us our rooms. The rooms themselves were bog standard but are not the same as the pictures on google so don't be fooled. The best bit was when at 10 in the evening the bar downstairs decided to start playing incredibly loud music so loud that I could hear all the words to Lady Gaga's poker face perfectly. At which point one of the other people in the room came in and informed me that this happened the night before and he didn't get to sleep until 2:30am when the music went off. The chap that had come up had asked at the bar if the music could be turned down and he was informed that they made more money from the bar than from the hostel so it wasn't really important.

So don't go hear if you want to sleep. But I would recommend the Novotel across the road; excellent staff, amazing rooms but a bit expensive.

  • Stayed April 2010, traveled with friends
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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3 Thank marathonbrian
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Louisville, Kentucky
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 26, 2010

Friendly and inexpensive. Did I say friendly! What I meant to say St. Christopher's was friendly!!! Hostels are a great value. Greenwich is a very beautiful town capturing the very essence of England with a great view of London! After Edinburgh, Greenwich would be my next choice to live in the UK. The bag pipes are a callin'! Greenwich is the place for geographers! Sorry for the pun.

Stayed March 2007, traveled solo
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Leicestershire
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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 23, 2010

When we first arrived our room hadn't been cleaned even though we had booked in advance. The guys who worked there were very apologetic and set to cleaning up whilst we enjoyed a free drink. After being cleaned the room was as expected for a hostel (although was a bit annoying that the window wouldn't stay open without being propped up by anything available). On returning to the hostel in the early hours we found that there was no running water - including loo flushing. Not a great situation, particularly with unisex toilets (and drunken people!) In the morning we found out there had been a broken pipe up the road - so not really their fault. The water was still not deemed safe to drink in the morn. So, generally the staff were very friendly, but the accomodation wasn't as good as expected.

  • Stayed November 2008, traveled with friends
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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Thank bluemoondust
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Property: St Christopher's Inn Greenwich
Address: St. Christophers Inn 189 Greenwich High Road, London SE10 8JA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Greenwich
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #175 of 827 Specialty Lodging in London
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — St Christopher's Inn Greenwich 2*
Number of rooms: 9
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
St Christopher's Hostel is located in South East London - just ten-minutes away from London Bridge on the over-ground train service - this is a great chill out location with plenty to see and do. Top local attractions include the Royal Observatory - the home of the Prime Meridian Line where time is set and where you can actually straddle the east and west hemispheres! You'll find the observatory on the mound in the lush surrounds of Greenwich Park, offering stunning views over the skyscrapers of the financial district, the historic Cutty Sark tea clipper ship, the National Maritime Museum and much more - all within easy reach of this top London hostel. You'll find St Christopher's Inn Youth Hostel, Greenwich conveniently located in the forecourt of Greenwich station, connected to both the London over-ground train network and the Docklands Light Railway. The hostel is just above the Belushi's bar and restaurant, which offers all guests a great selection of food and drinks. On top of all this you can explore the Greenwich foot tunnel under the River Thames, see a big gig at the O2 Arena in North Greenwich and take a ride on the Emirates Airline Cable Car - London's first ever funicular, all from from this top youth hostel in London! With friendly staff, comfy beds and the best attractions in the city on your doorstep, you can't go wrong with St Christopher's Inn, Greenwich. ... more   less 
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