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  • In order to make a group reservation on Hostelworld.com it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
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  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card on arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Additional Terms and Conditions

In order for us to hold the beds for you, we ask you to pay an additional 40 (fourty) percent security deposit (on top of the 10% already paid when you booked online) of the total amount to our bank account, and the remainder (50%) in cash on arrival, or by bank transfer before arrival.
We cannot hold the beds until we have received the security deposit, at least two weeks before arrival.
Don't hesitate to contact us if you need more information.

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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Central Hostel

26 Princes Square , London, England
Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Wonderful Location
  • Helpful Staff
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Property Description

Welcome to central hostel

We have a safe, clean and cheap hostel right in the centre of London. All old London town has to offer is within walking distance from us. Central hostel is 5 minutes' walk from Kensington palace, Hyde Park, Notting hill and Portobello markets.

Any Da Vinci Code enthusiasts' we are 3 minutes’ walk from opus dei their London headquarters. '1 minute if you’re being chased by sirus'

We are in zone 1. All London attractions are in this zone. Makes travel by bus and train in London as cheap as you can get it.

Our dorm rooms are 6-8 people. Quad rooms (4 person) and twin rooms also available.

Our facilities- 24 hr reception, cooking facilities, internet, TV and DVD, safe deposit boxes, laundry, smokers' room, all bedding supplied, no curfew, no lock out.

-free use of our DVD collection. (After a long day seeing all of London’s attractions it's nice to sit down and watch a movie of your choice.)

We have a great reception area full of people like yourselves. You might make a friend, or share some of your travelling experiences. It's your trip, it's what you make it. We like to party here. We provide the base you provide the madness.

Attention to all guest:
Running a smaller business is difficult enough at the best of times, but the current trading conditions
A result of the so-called credit crunch
Attitude, politics and religion stay at the door.

**Please note Key deposit is £ 10 Alternatively, Central Hostel accepts 10 € or a valid passport/National photo ID which can be switch at any time with £ 10.

**please note: you must have photo id with you for checking in

**Dear Customers, Central Hostel operates age restriction policy.
You need to be between 16-40 years old in order to be able to check in.

The party starts with you.

Central hostel.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 6.5

  • Security 6.1

  • Location 8.1

  • Staff 6.7

  • Atmosphere 5.7

  • Cleanliness 5.2

  • Facilities 5.5


Latest Reviews

  • 7.4

    Very Good

    20 Oct 2018
    This was a last minute booking as my prior accommodations fell through at the last minute. I only stayed for a night of which I spent immediately going to sleep. The staff was understanding as due to flight delays, I arrived an hour and a half late. I can’t attest to the longevity of a stay at this location, but it provided the perfect respite for this weary traveler when he needed it.
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 5.7

    Rating

    04 Nov 2018
    The place looks quite bad and facilities are as well, doors are hard to lock and I wouldn’t use the kitchen in a million years. When I arrived all beds who were supposedly clean and empty had a bunch of covers and pillows just thrown on. The toilet clogged twice in 2 days and my so called en-suite room meant we had a sink and a box for a shower in the middle of the room. I can’t say it’s too bad cause of the price which is so cheap. But I ‘ve been in a lot of hostels and this was the worst.
    Italy, Female, 25-30
  • 5.7

    Rating

    02 Nov 2018
    The hostel location is perfect, really close to Hyde Park and with a lot of transports and restaurants nearby. The staff was ok but not friendly and not very helpful. There are no lockers to leave your stuff. No curtains in the beds and not enough sockets in the room. The facilities are really old and the toilets are not clean at all and don't have soap. The only good thing about them is that there's always toitel paper. Really cheap. Only recommend for a couple of hours of sleep.
    Portugal, All Female Group, 25-30
  • 4.9

    Rating

    28 Oct 2018
    Staff quite unfriendly, tired, bad mood. Cleaning person sadly seems to feel quite inferior and is not friendly with guests. Atmosphere in general feels depressing and not like a place you want to be at. Comfortable beds, but quite hard to get bags up all the stairs. Very small, not very clean kitchen. Location is great, but I would definitely not recommend this place.
    Germany, Female, 25-30
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Facilities

Free
  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
General
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Common Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Self-Catering Facilities
Services
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Cafe

Policies

  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking

Things to Note

**Please note that the remaining payment for your
accommodation has to be made in CASH ONLY on arrival.
NO REFUND AS SOON AS PAYMENT HAS BEEN MADE.

**Please Note: You must have photo ID with you to check in, and check in time is 2pm.

** Cancellations or changes to your booking must be made through your HOSTELWORLD ACCOUNT ONLY
Age Restriction operate 18-40 years old in order to be able to check-in.

Latest check-out is 10 am.


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