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YHA London Central

104 Bolsover Street, City of Westminster, London, W1W 5NU, United Kingdom

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Overall Rating 91%

From 100 Reviews

Hostel rating (100)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 95%
Cleanliness 89%
Location 94%
Security 92%
Service 92%
Comfort 83%
Green rating 85%

Swap stories with your fellow travellers in this stylish and modern backpackers' hostel close to the centre of London.

  • Dorm
    From $21.79
  • Private
    From $101.25
10 or more people?
yha-london-central

London Hostel

Hostel London

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

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, 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.

Prices

Prices are non-member prices

Dorms - Per guest per night

Beds

Private - Per room per night

Rooms

Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Children under the age of 16 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories
  • Children under the age of 18 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Children under the age of 17 qualify for a discount on the advertised price at check-in.
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are not members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association
  • A discount of GBP 1.50 (under 18) / GBP 3 (18+) per person per night is available to members on arrival.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout

Facilities

Facilities

Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • TV room

Accessibility

  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Licenced Bar/Pub
  • Self-catering kitchen

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Wifi - Free
  • Internet Cafe Nearby

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Luggage Room - Available during hostel reception times
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

Reception:
Open 24 hours
Check-in:

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +44 345 3719154

Fax. +44 345 3719155

londoncentral@yha.org.uk

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • London Eye (2 to 3km)
  • British Museum (1 to 2km)
  • Madame Tussauds London (1 to 2km)

See the full list of attractions

Reviews

Reviews

Good hostel. Had an issue with the locker in the basement (the one I used was broken and wouldn't open) but other than that I had a good stay.

80%

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Frederico,

Wed 19 Apr 2017

Dear Frederico, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We are very happy to read you had a good stay with us. We hope you enjoyed your time in London and that you will visit us again in the future. Kind regards, Valentina - YHA London Central

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London Central,

Fri 21 Apr 2017

The only issue I had were with other guests messing up the bathroom and not being considerate. Other than that, it was perfect.

93%

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Rebecca,

Mon 17 Apr 2017

Dear Rebecca, We are thrilled to read you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope you had a fantastic time in London and that you will visit us again soon. Kind regards, Valentina - YHA London Central

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London Central,

Wed 19 Apr 2017

LA DOUCHE DANS LA CHAMBRE (102) EST INOND1E TR7S FACILEMENT? PAS 'EVACUATION. ACHETER UN PETIT DEJEUNER CONTINENTAL & BRITANIQUE (PLUS COMPLET). METTRE SUR LE SITE INTERNET LE NOM DES 2 METROS PROCHES DE LA YHA AINSI QU'UN PLAN DE QUARTIER.

100%

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philippe,

Tue 11 Apr 2017

Dear Philippe, Thank you very much for taking the time to write us a review. We are pleased to read you had a nice stay with us. We are always working to find ways to improve the service to our guests so thank you very much for your feedback and suggestions. We hope to welcome you back in the future. Kind regards, Valentina - YHA London Central

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London Central,

Thu 13 Apr 2017

Sehr schöner aufenthaltsraums, ungepflegte badezimmer

83%

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Jürgen,

Mon 10 Apr 2017

Dear Jurgen, Thank you very much for taking the time to review our hostel. We are happy to hear you had a nice stay with us. Thank you very much for your feedback, we hope to welcome you back in the future. Kind regards, Valentina - YHA London Central

Manager avatar

London Central,

Wed 12 Apr 2017

Location

Location
Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Cinema (500m - 1km)
  • City Centre (1 to 2km)
  • Cycle trails (At or next to the hostel)
  • Golf course (More than 10km)
  • Gym (1 to 2km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (At or next to the hostel)
  • Local market (1 to 2km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (1 to 2km)
  • Nightlife (1 to 2km)
  • Parks / Green Area (Less than 500m)
  • Restaurants (1 to 2km)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (2 to 3km)
  • Shopping area / Mall (1 to 2km)
  • Swimming pool (1 to 2km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (1 to 2km)
  • Theatre (1 to 2km)
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site (5 to 10km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Airport
Heathrow Gatwick Luton Stansted.
Bus
Many day/night buses operate on Oxford street/Euston road. www.tfl.gov.uk for London travel info.
Underground/Metro
Oxford Circus – 0.30 mile Great Portland Street – 0.25 miles.
Rail
St Pancras (Eurostar) - two tube stops or a 20 minute walk towards Great Portland Street Station.

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