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Abercorn House Hostel Reviews

28 Bute Gardens, Hammersmith, London, England

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75%

Rating
2800 Total Reviews
  • 77%Value For Money
  • 76%Security
  • 84%Location
  • 68%Staff
  • 67%Atmosphere
  • 80%Cleanliness
  • 72%Facilities

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54%

very modern in appearance but the plugs in my room were not working, the doors are so heavy that people at any time constantly bang them to close them, I could hardly sleep the days I was there and was looking forward to leaving every minute. A friend of mine came to pick me up and since they don't accept visitors she needed to wait downstairs ! I find it so unpolite !! bathrooms were not very clean, and overall, I have seen better places for the same price.


66%

This hostel is good apart from no breakfast and no lockers in the rooms. However, Hammersmith itself reeks ' Conservatism ' and places shut early. Well there is the Weatherspoon pubs, but if you are going into Belushi's; best stay at that hostel. It can be a bit far out.


80%

very convenient to the metro station, however, still a long way to the city center


77%

Tout a été refait à neuf, rien à dire, c'était top, mais l'auberge reste très bruyante (j'entendais les conversations des chambres voisines + bruit incessant de portes qui claquent en pleine nuit + ascenseur). Cependant le gros plus, ça reste l'emplacement (à presque 1 rue du métro Hammersmith), directement sur la District Line. Le personnel était accueillant, tout s'est très bien passé.

  • 15th Aug 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • France
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


97%

Great hostel friendly and would stay here again


83%

O Hostel era simples, mas oferecia tudo o que precisávamos para a viagem. Limpo, os funcionários da recepção eram muito simpáticos. Bem próximo ao metrô. Não gostei de ter que pagar para usar a WIFI. Uma libra para usar durante uma hora. O restante estava muito bom. Recomendo. :)


83%

I've been staying at this hostel for a while now and it's very good. It's in a good location and reasonably priced. They clean the place everyday which is fantastic. My only criticism is that sometimes the mattresses can be very low quality. On my last visit I slept in a bed which had a dip or slump in the middle! The metal frame for the bed was completely warped. It was like sleeping in a hammock every night - my toes went numb! So beware, their bedding is hit and miss!


80%

The staff of an accommodation place can't afford tke rude to women customers. It deters more than fifty percent of the potential custom.


63%

The reception staff can't really be considered friendly however they did their job. The twin rooms are small but were clean and just what we needed. Good to have a fridge inside the room, though it was making a weird noise all the time. Noises were the biggest problem, door slamming at all hours made it hard to fall asleep and impossible to sleep in in the morning. Showers were ok, toilets not very clean but acceptable.

  • 4th Aug 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Italy
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


66%

No lockers. Fridge availabl No hair drying facilities in shower room. No plug sockets. Couldn't dry hair in dorm due to other guests so had to dry my hair in the kitchen. There was body wash available in shower rooms but only two sinks and no way of drying hands after going to the toilets. No hooks on doors to hand clothes when in shower or getting changed. Kitchen was clean and fitted with oven, toaster, kettle, microwave and washing liquid is available, but no pans, plates, knifes, forks etc.

  • 3rd Aug 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Female, 31-40
  • (1 review)


69%

Camera doppia con bagno in comune, per gli standard dell'Inghilterra la nota di merito è per la pulizia in ogni ambiente. Ottima la possibilità di usufruire di molte cucine non trovando mai coda. Posizione valida per muoversi ovunque grazie alla metro distante 4 minuti a piedi. Tristezza per il wi-fi a pagamento

  • 1st Aug 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Italy
  • Couple, 18-24
  • (1 review)


89%

Bom hostel, limpo e com cama bem confortavel, ficamos em uma parte que foi feita recentemente no hostel, quarto pequeno mas atende as necessidades de quem esta a passeio e fica no hostel apenas para dormir. A única queixa foi o barulho no "garden" do hostel, onde as pessoas ficam sentadas bebendo/conversando, e uma noite ficaram até as 5h da manhã, mas tirando isso é ótimo. Ah, fica MUITO perto de estações de metrô e ônibus.

  • 31st Jul 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Brazil
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (1 review)


80%

Private Room: Clean and affordable accommodation in London. i stayed here while i was working in London clean and good place to rest. 8/10


74%

On the positive side: Fridge in the room, near to the tube, bus terminal, well-equipped grocery store (Tesco Metro), only 30 minutes to Heathrow Airport by the Piccadilly Line, many restaurants in the neighbourhood, in the bathroom: 3 toilets, 4 showers, 2 sinks (but very small), outdoor area with tables. On the negative side: No cooking facilities in the kitchen like pots or pans. Why an electric stove if you can´t use it? I prefer clothes hooks on the inside of the showers (to keep the key).


63%

Bathrooms weren't the best, kitchen was dirty and no utensils to cook with. Had to pay for wifi :( we did have a fridge in the room which was good!


83%

Das Hostel ist absolut zu empfehlen. Ablageflächen bzw. Handtuchhalter in den Duschkabinen sollten installiert werden.

  • 24th Jul 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


60%

Good place if you need a roof for the night, staff are miserable and unwelcoming not a single smile once.

  • 24th Jul 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Couple, 18-24
  • (1 review)


86%

Excellent place if you are on a budget and do not expect 5 star accomodation for the price. Excellent location - easy access to the underground and good shopping and pubs very close by. I was impressed by the efforts by management to keep the place quiet, like doors that cannot be slammed, including wardrobe doors and toilet seats. I like the facilites offered (guest kitchen and laundry) even if I did not make use of them myself.

  • 23rd Jul 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Malta
  • Male, 41+
  • (1 review)


74%

Proche du métro (hammersmith) donc très pratique pour visiter Londres. Bon rapport qualité/prix pour les petits budgets. Chambre propre et comfortable. Frigo, placard et vaiselle dans la chambre mais pas de matériels de cuisine! Cependant, auberge assez bruyante notamment en raison aux portes qui ne se ferment qu'en claquant et aux personnels de ménage qui tapent sur les portes des chambres le matin....

  • 18th Jul 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • France
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


54%

Very poor, we found cockroaches in our room. They wouldn't move our room or refund us for that night we had a really uncomfortable nights sleep. Bedroom door was also very very hard to open it had swelled therefore it took both my friend and I to open and shut it. We reported this but the staff weren't bithered. They moved us on our 2nd night which we appreciate but they point blank refused to refund us for the 1st night. I would not stay here ever again.

  • 18th Jul 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • All Female Group, 18-24
  • (1 review)


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