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PubLove @ The Steam Engine, Waterloo Reviews

41-42 Cosser St, London, England

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77%

Rating
1699 Total Reviews
  • 76%Value For Money
  • 78%Security
  • 88%Location
  • 86%Staff
  • 77%Atmosphere
  • 67%Cleanliness
  • 67%Facilities

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60%

Terrible terrible beds - really bad mattresses and cramped 3 tier bunks. Terrible showers and toilets and not enough of them.


80%

Great, clean hostel. Only issue is that the bunk bed situation is a tight squeeze. I would definitely recommend this hostel because of how clean and friendly it is.


74%

It would be better if the power sockets are separated and located on the head of bed! Thanks for everything u gave!

  • 27th Aug 2013
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Taiwan
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


86%

Good location and value for money. Beds were comfortable, but far too many people squashed into a dorm. Two toilets and 2 showers are definitely not enough.


89%

Clean hostel, great location, good breakfast. Two toilets and two showers for all is not enough. Triple bunks in dorms - meant having to sleep with the backpack- no where to put it - bottom bunk 5cm from the floor if lucky- too many people in one room.


83%

Good location, easy to find, attractive bartenders


94%

No complaints. Would certainly return :)


43%

This is the place to go if you are into partying all night long. Not for me. Tiny rooms, gross bathrooms (unclean and tiny), noisy in the middle of the night, ignorant hostel goers (making noise in the room all hours of the night).


83%

We really enjoyed our stay! Great location 5 minutes from tube station and 15 minutes walk to London eye/Big Ben etc! This was my first hostle experience and I would totally recommend it! Breakfast was great every morning, staff were welcoming and very helpful. The rooms, although full (9 people, 3 triple bunks), weren't overly stuffy. Only 2 showers and 2 toilets but I never had to queue to use facilities. Relatively clean plenty of sockets to charge phones etc. great stay and would return!


89%

Pretty good place lacked atmosphere but was pretty empty when I was there the staff are really nice and helpful wasn't too keen on the 3 level bunk bed though!!


100%

I really enjoyed my stay here.


80%

Staffs were very kind, close to sightseeing places and clean. the only downside was bed. it's triple so i even couldn't sit up.

  • 6th Aug 2013
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • South Korea
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


89%

Close to the Bakerloo tube line and easy walking distance to many tourist attractions that on a first visit you would want to see. Rooms are crowded if everyone is getting ready but clean which is what matters most. Only two bathrooms HOWEVER I only had to wait once!


91%

A bit off to train stn, but metro stn nearby Walkable to wesminster area/ london eye area Hostel itself is very clean, well maintained Friendly staff Good atmosphere and peaceful at night. Locker provided, luggage provided. Possible for 1pm lockout (additional 3pound), which is not provided in any other hostel and it could cause much convenience Good hostel to stay


94%

Very clean, small and secure. Not busy. Good pizza 24 hours a day.

  • 4th Aug 2013
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Canada
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


71%

Staff very friendly, but the rooms are too small. No space for suitecases...


71%

The location is the best part about this place! Walking distance to Parliament, The London Eye and Westminster Abbey. The upstairs part of the bar is the hostel area. It has 4 rooms and two bathrooms. The bathrooms are clean but wake up early or really late if you want to use them without a wait. The bunk beds are 3 high and the mattresses are terrible but that is to be expected. The staff is not very helpful when it comes to suggestions for the city or pointing you in the right direction.

  • 30th Jul 2013
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


97%

Great people, good beer, just a relaxing place overall

  • 29th Jul 2013
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


77%

Nice pub but rooms are tiny and the 3 story beds are pretty much a safety hazard.


94%

Great location. Really lovely friendly staff. Cool pub. Had a lovely birthday there.

  • 26th Jul 2013
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Scotland
  • Female, 31-40
  • (1 review)


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