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PubLove @ The Great Eastern, Greenwich Reviews

1 Glenaffric Avenue, London, England

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71%

Rating
1002 Total Reviews
  • 74%Value For Money
  • 78%Security
  • 72%Location
  • 77%Staff
  • 75%Atmosphere
  • 56%Cleanliness
  • 64%Facilities

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97%

I stayed two days in The Great Eastern and it was the best hostel I stayed in London. The staff were awesome and extremely helpful. The bar downstairs had a huge range of products and a really chilled vibe. It was a little unclean but mainly due to other hostel guests being dirty and there isn't a kitchen but that wasn't really an issue for me. Overall I recommend the place! Thanks for a great stay!

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


69%

Apart from having a really cool pub downstairs, this hostel is very average. The rooms are small and the beds are not that good. The bathrooms are a little smelly, and there's not enough showers for everybody. But the major issue is the location, since you have to take, from the city centre, different transportations (tube and DLR) to get there.


46%

The bathroom in the first floor is absolutely disgusting. I understand that you are also a pub and that's the bathroom the people from the pub are supposed to use but have in mind that it's close to the lounge area, if the guests are hanging out there, they will have to use it. Please, put in the website that you don't provide towels, a suggestion would be to allow the guests to rent it. Rent adapters maybe would also be a good suggestion.

Owner Comment (Hide)
Hi, We are sorry to hear you found our pub toilets disgusting, in the last week, they were deep cleaned, so we hope if you gave us a second chance, you would see an improvement. As for towels and adaptors, we do sell these to guests at around £5 along with padlocks, we are very sorry that no one made that clear to you. Thank you for taking the time to write this review, as we really appreciate all the feedback we are given. Kind regards, The Publove@The Great Eastern Team

86%

A massive thanks to Emma and the team for making my stay so enjoyable! Great pub and separate chill out lounge. Really close to Greenwich which has an awesome market on the weekends and big parks. Hostel was what you would expect from a budget hostel, but with the great atmosphere I would definitely recommend it!

Owner Comment (Hide)
Hey! Thanks for taking the time to write this review! Reviews like yours always put a smile on our faces. We are happy to hear your stay was so enjoyable and we hope to see you again in the future! Thanks again & Happy travels. The Publove@The Great Eastern Team

37%

Bad place, no clean.

Owner Comment (Hide)
Hi, thanks for taking the time to leave a review, we are really sorry to hear that you did not have a great stay with us. We are looking into the cleanliness issues and can guarantee if you came back and gave us a second chance you would see an improvement. Thanks for choosing Publove. The Publove @ The Great Eastern team

100%

Publove ♡ I have stayed at many hostels around London so I could find the best. I have found that Publove @ The GREAT Eastern is truly Great!! Great staff. Great price! Great Location. I have returned here a few times now on my travels to London and highly recommend anyone to stay here. I ♡ PubLove

  • 21st Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Ireland
  • Male, 31-40
  • (1 review)


94%

This was my first hostel experience and I was pleasantly surprised with how good it was. The pub and accommodation were very good and the staff were very friendly and helpful. Thank you!

  • 18th Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)

Owner Comment (Hide)
Thanks for the awesome review! We are glad you had a great first hostel experience and thanks for taking the time to leave a review. We hope to see you again. The Publove @ The Great Eastern team

46%

Not staying again in this hostel, bad location, bad smell in the dorms and the lounge, the toilet dirty with no paper, one shower with no door and other with no lock, the rooms dont have lockers for the backpacks, so you have to let your belongins in the dorms or go downstairs to the luggage storage (it may be difficult if you dont have a backpack)

Owner Comment (Hide)
Hi, thanks for taking the time to leave a review, we take our guests views seriously. We are really sorry to hear that you did not have a great stay with us. We are looking into the cleanliness issues and can guarantee if you came back and gave us a second chance you would see an improvement. Thanks for choosing Publove. The Publove @ The Great Eastern team



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