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    Central Hostel

    26 Princes Square | Bayswater, London W2 4NJ, England
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (44)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (1)
    • Excellent2%
    • Very good12%
    • Average23%
    • Poor24%
    • Terrible39%
    16 May 2017
    “Surly and unhelpfull staff dirty in places rooms clean but basic”
    7 Mar 2017
    “Female solo travellers get the female room”
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    1.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 86 reviews

    Reviewed 17 October 2016

    First of all the good: The hostel is in a great location. Five minutes on foot from both the District and Central line, two supermarkets and several restaurants and pubs. Add that to the very good prize and the fact that there is actually a...More

    Thank LaAzuleta
    Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

    I have traveled a fair bit and this hostel is by far the worst I have ever stayed in. The staff are beyond rude, not helpful and seem like they don't want to be there. The rooms and bathrooms are dirty, my whole room of...More

    2  Thank Chelsea G
    Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

    I booked to stay 2 nights but didn't even get past reception the photographs are deceiving to say the least it's not like it shows on the website and they aren't easy to get to you have to go down lethal steps to get to...More

    2  Thank Nathan R
    Reviewed 16 June 2016

    The location is great. A couple of blocks away from the Kensington Gardens, Notting Hill and 30 minutes walking away from Buckingham Palace. Close subway stations and lots of restaurants, super markets and bars. Rooms were not as good as would expect. They need some...More

    Thank Harel D
    Reviewed 11 June 2016

    Went there for 1 Night , the day before my UNI exam...didn't sleep well , seems like people live there as resident , not for tourist or traveller people at all. is good price and good location but the place is horrible. not internet in...More

    2  Thank Markssantana
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    • US$16 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 16
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    • London >
    • Notting Hill
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    Traveller (44)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (21)
    Bathroom (5)
    Notting Hill
    As West London's friskiest corner, Notting Hill more
    than manages to retain plenty of the same appeal
    that's brought the affluent area so much worldwide
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    Petra F
    13 March 2017|
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    You need to be crazy to take you're kids in this hostel - trust me !
    Room Tips
    "Get a lower floor room since I hated climbing the stairs, but may just be me with bad knees. All rooms are..."
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    "Private Bathrooms are on the first floor"
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    "Please make the place for travelers and tourists only. No residents."
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    "I don't think there are any good rooms..."
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