YHA London Central boasts seven floors of modern, budget accommodation just five minutes’ walk from Oxford Street - the perfect place for backpackers wanting to experience the heart of the capital.

Facilities at the hostel include a self-catering kitchen, laundry, TV room, common room, lockers, Wi-Fi and Internet access. The on-site café/bar is perfect for a relaxing drink, snack and to swap stories with fellow travellers.

This comfortable central London hostel is within easy reach of Oxford Circus, Soho and the West End so there are great shopping, restaurant and entertainment opportunities nearby. YHA London Central offer discounts on major attractions including Madame Tussauds, Tower of London and the London Eye, and hostel staff are available to offer local advice and suggestions for visiting some of London’s quirkier corners. Also don’t miss out on the free maps and free daily walking tour.

What travellers think

Best for

  • Sightseeing
  • Shopping
  • Culture
  • Socialising

Green rating



I would like a film to be shown at certain times/days. I would like a bacon sandwich and coffee priced at 2.25(like Greggs) rather than full breakfast. I would like to watch the television properly rather than listen to piped music, most people have music on devices now.


Avatar for christopher


Thu 19 Feb 2015

I loved the 5-pound breakfasts.


Avatar for Jake


Mon 16 Feb 2015