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Saint James Backpackers

21 Longridge Road, London, England


  • 73%Value For Money
  • 80%Security
  • 85%Location
  • 81%Staff
  • 76%Atmosphere
  • 66%Cleanliness
  • 71%Facilities

Property Information:

Saint James Backpackers is a family-run hostel that's been accommodating global travelers in central London for over 45 years. We've just undergone a major refurbishment and now operate a range of rooms, including premium private ensuite rooms as well as dormitory rooms with bunk beds.

Stay at Saint James Backpackers and enjoy:
Central London location (Zone 1)
Free 100Mb WiFi
Massive patio garden including BBQ
Large dining areas and lounges
Use of a modern communal kitchen
A building combining original Victorian architecture with modern amenities
An exclusive ladies-only dorm room and showers
Friendly and helpful staff

Please note:

Cancellation policy: 48h
Check in: 15.00
Check out: 10.00
Credit cards accepted

A Continental Breakfast is £3 per night for all the guests : fruit juices, tea and coffee, 4 types of breakfast cereals, scrambled, fried and boiled eggs, toast with spreads (jam and peanut butter).

You can also use our kitchen to cook meals outside of breakfast time and can help yourself to complementary tea and coffee any time.

Taxes included

We operate the following policies:
(1) No smoking anywhere inside the building (but we do have a large patio garden where you can indulge)
(2) 3% surcharge for credit card payments and AMEX; £0.50 charge for debit cards

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  • Latest Review

    A Hostel is a Hostel - and has the typical problems...but the stay was good and you felt not totally bad afterwards. The beds are a bit noisy...the location is good and the overall atmosphere was positive...
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      Anonymous, Germany, Male, 31-40
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  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Common Room
  • DVD's
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hairdryers
  • Hairdryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • PlayStation
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines


  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).

Things to Note

Please note : Cancellation policy : 48h Check in : 15.00pm If you are going to check-in later than 11pm please can you email to inform us? Check out : 10:00am Credit cards result in a 3% surcharge There is a Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã��Ã�¯Ã��Ã�¿Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�£0.50 charge for all debit cards. A Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½10 key deposit is payable at check-in, which is returned on return of the key at check-out. A Continental Breakfast is free for all the guests : fresh fruit juices, tea and coffee, 4 types of breakfast cereals, toast with spreads (jam and peanut butter). Also a full English cooked breakfast (Eggs, beans and bacon) is available for an extra £3 per day. You can also use our kitchen to cook meals outside of breakfast time and can help yourself to complementary tea and coffee any time. Taxes included Please note that we now operate 24 hour reception. Upon check-in guests are required to present valid photo ID (i.e. they MUST have government issued official photo ID such as passport or driving licence). Failure to provide ID will mean that you will be refused entry to the hostel and you will be charged for the first night.

Saint James Backpackers Located at 21 Longridge Road, , London.
Saint James Backpackers
London London SW5 9SB 21 Longridge Road
76% 1006
51.4935150 -0.1961231
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