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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first impressions of the hotel were great but as my stay went on little things started to appear. The showers are on the highest floor so one can't comfortably go shower when their room is on the 2nd floor. The showers were also in a bad state, with someone's hairy razor left inside! The sink in the toilet was...

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AstorMark, Manager at Astor Victoria Hostel, responded to this review

Hey, thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed out nice and spacious rooms and awesome facilities! Regarding the toilets there are toilets and showers on every floor and landing, we are sorry if you did not see your closest ones! Let us know during your next visit and we'll point them all out to you. They are...

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The people were all so Kind and helpful. Hostel was clean and well organized. Very very good experience!! Very good part of town for anyone coming from gatwick or heathrow airports. Staff is knowledgeable of area!!

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AstorMark, Manager at Astor Victoria Hostel, responded to this review

Hey thank you for your kind words! We are very happy you had a great time and enjoyed our warm and happy atmosphere! Our Tube, train and bus connection are super amazing and we're glad you had the chance to make the best of them. We hope to see you again in this amazing city! Lots of love, the astor...

Port Alfred, South Africa
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

The hostel itself was just fine. The staff were pretty hit or miss. Some were nice. Others not so much. The rooms were small but you get what you pay for. The bathrooms are what let the hostel down. Very small and cramped. But they were clean at least. I was on the very top floor with all my suitcases,...

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AstorMark, Manager at Astor Victoria Hostel, responded to this review

Hey, thank you for your review. Sorry that you did not have an amazing time at our hostel, I will look into it immediately. We aim for every guest to leave feeling part of the Astor family and that you can ask for whatever you need. If you give us another chance I guarantee you will change your mind! We...

Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Looooved staying here at Astor and wish I booked my whole trip there ! The staff is so amazing and worth it alone. They are kind and considerate, not loud when cleaning in the morning, they plan fun things for guests to do each night and really include everyone! The beds and rooms and sheets are all very clean, only...

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AstorMark, Manager at Astor Victoria Hostel, responded to this review

Hey, thank you for your kind words! All of us here aim for you to have the best time while in London; From when you fall asleep, to our amazing charity breakfast, to planning your day, on to our nightly events! We are super happy you enjoyed yourself. I'll take a look at the water pressure as it is strange...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 January 2017

exellent hotel exelent staff the hostel is verry good becausethere is a lot of event and the staff is very nice there is a placewhere you can watch neflix movies and also youtube things on yhe sofa, it is a very nice hostel

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AstorMark, Manager at Astor Victoria Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review! We are very happy you enjoyed our amazing atmosphere! We work really hard for everyone that comes through our doors leaving like they left home. Glad you enjoyed our daily events and hopefully you will come and join us on some more soon! Have an amazing time wherever you may be. Lots of love...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Astor hostel is really a nice hostel to stay with. Their staff are very very nice and friendly to make us feel like home! We booked a 8bunk bed room and it's not too small, it good that we have the bunk bed near by the window allow more fresh air ! And the location is really convenient!

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AstorMark, Manager at Astor Victoria Hostel, responded to this review

Hey! Thank you for your kind words. We are very happy you had an amazing time at our hostel! Our rooms are nice and spacious to ensure you have plenty of space to move around. And our location is literally a few minutes walk from Buckingham Palace which is pretty unbeatable! We hope you are having an amazing time on...

Reviewed 16 January 2017

Went to London on a College tour and 36 of us stayed there and it was fantastic. Great price, location, clean, and comfort. When we stayed it was May 2013 and we were there for 4 days, and breakfast was simple.

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AstorMark, Manager at Astor Victoria Hostel, responded to this review

Hey, thanks for your review! You should come back for a second visit, we have been constantly improving since those days so you would be very pleasantly surprised! Looking forward to seeing you in beautiful London again sometime soon. The family at Astor Hostels.

Reviewed 12 January 2017

Very pleased with the helpful staff who were enthusiast to tell me the places to visit and things to do in an amazing city. The staff also organise events who anyone can participate in, daily!! The place was very clean, good facilities and had a very social environment. It felt like home!!

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AstorMark, Manager at Astor Victoria Hostel, responded to this review

Hey, thank you for taking some time from your travels to write us a review. We are happy you enjoyed one of our daily events, we love getting people together and meeting new friends! We hope to see you again soon in beautiful London. Lots of love the Astor Victoria family.

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed in a 8-bed mixed dorm for 1 night in Jan 2017. It was a comfortable stay and room was very clean. Bed was comfortable and sufficient areas to hang towels/ clothes/ winter coats etc. Hangers provided in the room. Wifi was good and there were sufficient power sockets. Showers and toilets were incredibly small but clean. Hostel was a...

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AstorMark, Manager at Astor Victoria Hostel, responded to this review

Hey, thank you for your review! We are very happy you enjoyed your stay and our amazing facilities. We try and provide everything you could possibly need to have a nice and pleasant stay during your visit to this amazing city. The nice and safe walk to Victoria Coach or train station has all the amenities you need like nice...

Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Right in the centre of London, super close to all the main attractions and tube stations/bus stops! Staff are super friendly and make you feel like you're part of their family. Love that I could watch movies on Netflix in the lounge or take part in their book swap! Definitely recommended! 10/10

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AstorMark, Manager at Astor Victoria Hostel, responded to this review

Hey! Thank you for your amazing review. We are super happy you enjoyed your stay with us. We are indeed the most central you could possibly be and when you want to kick back after a day of exploring there is nothing better than watching a movie on the giant screen or reading a good book on some bean bags!...

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Time spent in Pimlico is a slower-paced affair than most other Central London neighbourhoods. This largely residential area orderly arranged beside the Thames, is a treasure trove of quaint pubs, subtle architectural charms and local boutiques. Here, art lovers thrill at the chance to visit the world class Tate Britain gallery for its collection of British art from the 1500s to the present. For peace and quiet and some downtime spent along the Thames, Pimlico is highly recommended.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Astor Victoria is the largest of our budget accommodations, split across two adjoining building. The atmosphere can be described as laid back and an ideal place to meet new friends. We have been operating here for close to 15 years, with the Victoria hosting the after party for Astor’s roaring 30th Anniversary at Pacha. This hostel is one of the best London Hotels near Victoria Station, and is a just a short walk to the River Thames, and many art galleries.Stay at the Astor Victoria and you will be sure to have a thrilling time! With two large kitchens in the basement, this young hostel has plenty of space to meet other like-minded travellers. You'll find Free Fast Wi-Fi, Reception is open 24-hours for late check-ins and we provide everything else including free safes, towels for hire and padlocks. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Astor Victoria Hostel

Address: 71 Belgrave Road | Victoria, London SW1V 2BG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Pimlico , Victoria
Price Range: RM118 - RM536 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Astor Victoria Hostel 1*
Number of rooms: 20
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Astors Hotel London
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