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    Smart Russell Square Hostel

    71-72 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1DF, England
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 376 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Yes, it is very cheap, that is the best I can say about it! Hot, stuffy, very basic, noisy, no room to swing a cat, but cheap and just around the corner from Russell Square Underground station. Shared bathrooms need to be cleaned more often,...More

    Thank Sian S
    Response from Smart Hostels L, Guest Relations Manager at Smart Russell Square HostelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your review and feedback, we are happy you found our location convenient to your visit to London. Regarding the bathrooms facilities, our cleaning rota makes sure they are cleaned regular, but we will look into what has caused the issue you have...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed for two nights while working through the day and night. Once we finished our days work we found that the staff placed our belongs in black bags and moved us out of our room without our say so. We then had to wait...More

    Thank Ian H
    Response from Smart Hostels L, Guest Relations Manager at Smart Russell Square HostelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your review and feedback, it is unfortunate that there was problem with your room allocation, we will look into what caused the situation so we can improve our nurture service. Thank you again for your valuable feedback.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I've been staying here for only 2 nights. The room was small and cramps, (1 room/ 15 px). Cleanliness for the bathroom can be improved. The room that I stay was without any windows. At night I can hear a lot of sound from outside...More

    Thank Mark27193
    Response from Smart Hostels L, Guest Relations Manager at Smart Russell Square HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your feedback from your stay with us, this will help improve our service in the future. We are glad you found our location a boon to your visit, offering competitive accommodation so close to the centre does reduce living, but happily we...More

    Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for one night, on the 3rd of May. Here are the negatives: First of all, the window in our room was broken and would not close. We reported it to reception and they sent someone to have a look. He said he...More

    2  Thank Samantha K
    Response from Smart Hostels L, Guest Relations Manager at Smart Russell Square HostelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review and comment, we are disappointed to hear that you had some difficulty during your stay with us. We are surprised to learn that the issue with your window was not resolved and will check the room to see why. If...More

    Reviewed 16 June 2017

    If the location is important to you, this place is going to be perfect. The common areas are very nice and spacious, however, the kitchen could be a bit larger. You must be tolerant if you are thinking of sleeping in a room with more...More

    Thank Fabian P
    Response from Smart Hostels L, Guest Relations Manager at Smart Russell Square HostelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review and comments, we are thrilled to hear that our central location and proximity to to such many of London sights left such a great impression. In such a central position and when trying to offer the best deal, living space...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
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    • US$17 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 60
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    • Bloomsbury
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    Igor S
    10 February 2017|
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    Response from Gordon B | Reviewed this property |
    there is enough space to accommodate 4 people in these rooms as most of the space is taken up with the two sets of bunk beds. I was in a 6 bed room at the weekend and it also had a toilet and shower included
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    Response from Rob C | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, yes there are lockers in the rooms but you have to pay extra for one.
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    27 March 2016|
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    Response from ameliya20 | Reviewed this property |
    1.They do have a big one although it is often full & make sure you tag your things. 2. Didn't use the kitchen tools but I saw people cooking nice meals so you should be fine.
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