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The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? 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.

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The Finnish Church in London

Book more than 14 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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Property Description

At the The Finnish Church in London, we offer two accommodation options in the hostel category - 6 persons mixed gender dorms and 4 person en suite dorms. One of the 4-person dorms is for women only. Everybody is welcome to stay with us - you do not have to be Finnish or a member of our church.

We have a cafeteria with WiFi serving Finnish food and pastries, Finnish shop, large communal areas and an outdoor terrace.

The accommodation includes sheets, buffet breakfast (at 8.30–9.30 am) and the use of our proper Finnish sauna during the communal sauna hours which can be found in reception and on the wall boards in the rooms.

The Church hosts various events including Church services, Toddler groups, concerts and fairs. All events end by 10pm. You are free to take part in activities, but do not have to.

Please note:
Reception open Tue-Sat 8am-9pm, Sun 8am-8pm, Mondays 10am-5pm only. Arrivals outside reception opening hours can be arranged by request in advance, but this will incur extra costs: Tue-Thu after closure opening fee £20. Fridays to Sundays, and Mondays after closure opening fee is £50.
Check-in from 3pm, Check-out by 11am. Contact reception if you prefer earlier check-in, sometimes this can be arranged.
Cancellation policy is 2 days in advance.
We accept payment by cash & credit card
Key deposit £20.00, to be paid in cash, returned on return of the room key.
Taxes are included
Breakfast is included

Under 18's must be accompanied by responsible adult. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.4

  • Security 9.0

  • Location 8.2

  • Staff 9.1

  • Atmosphere 8.2

  • Cleanliness 8.9

  • Facilities 8.3

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    08 Oct 2019
    Very nice place to stay, excellent value, people pleasant and helpful. Would always stay there.
    Australia, Female, 41+
  • 10.0


    07 Sep 2019
    Really great.
    England, Female, 31-40
  • 10.0


    05 Jul 2019
    Really nice place to stay, friendly helpful staff. Shame I couldn’t stay fir breakfast. Nice beds and rooms and unique
    England, Male, 41+
  • 9.1


    15 Aug 2019
    Really loved our night in the Finnish Church. Room was perfect, breakfast was great and the calm relaxing feel of the church was just what we needed after a bust day exploring London.
    England, Mixed Group, 41+
  • 8.6


    12 Jul 2019
    Nice, clean, quiet, restful hostel within two subway stops of London Bridge. Friendly staff. Grocery store, large Decathlon sporting goods store and mall nearby. Bunks were comfortable. There was a fridge and kettle in the room. Nice bathroom. No individual lights or charging stations for the bunks. Could have used one more power strip to plug in everyone’s phones. Nice, secure outdoor seating area. Space to hang out inside is limited by church hours/activities/staff schedules. Would go back.
    Canada, Female, 41+
  • 8.3


    21 Jun 2019
    It was a nice and quiet place to sleep. People were respectful and didnt make noise when trying to sleep and most people slept early. So maybe not the best hostal to make friends but good if you want a great place to stay. But i only was in hostal to sleep and one time i arrived later and there was live music and people dancing. Don't think it was hostal people but looked fun.
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 8.0


    12 Oct 2019
    Clean, quiet and comfortable beds. Basic breakfast included which is a plus. Not much around that area but easy to get buses from there. The staff are really nice people and helped me a lot when I had some issues with my bank. Only downside is there is no atmosphere, if you are a solo traveller who likes to keep to themself this is perfect. They also had a microwave, fridge and kettle you could use. Great showers.
    Australia, Female, 18-24
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    25 Sep 2019
    A very quiet, clean and sparse hostel with a 'silence from 10pm' rule. Has a tiny kitchenette with fridge, kettle and microwave but no comfortable space to relax or eat. There is a sofa area in the cafe bit, which we saw when we came down for breakfast, which was not available to us as there was a private party the night before. Probably a good nights stay if you are Finnish (which we're not) a church goer (also not) or an 'older' lone traveller.
    England, All Female Group, 41+
  • 6.9


    12 Sep 2019
    For the price charged I would really expect more functional self catering facilities than a microwave and a sink. The common area is also pretty tiny and lacking. For positives the beds were comfortable and clean and the showers were spacious and had good pressure. It's a pretty quiet place so good for resting but not for atmosphere. Would stay again but only if there were no places of better value available for the night.
    Canada, Male, 18-24
  • 6.0


    12 Sep 2019
    Mediocre hostel. Staff looks confused and unprepared, got wrong room for one day and found a guy sleeping in my bed when returning to it, all I had was an unconvinced "sorry". Breakfast from 8.30 looks as strategy to have less people using the service as the time is simply late for most things you're going to do in London. Rooms are just above of a really busy road, especially during nighttime. On the other hand people are quiet and bunk beds aren't creaky. Would had be good for 5£ less a nigh
    Italy, Male, 31-40
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Common Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Jobs Board
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Internet Access
  • Luggage Storage
Food & Drink
  • Cafe
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games