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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Reviewed 2 January 2016

This place costs about 100 pounds and includes both breakfast and dinner, and in Central London close to major tube stations, which is a wonderful news. Yes, it has a college hostel feel to it and the canteen is full of Indian students. But, that does not diminish the value for money this place offers. After staying in hotels for...

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1Thank Panneerselvan
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 December 2015

On arrival at the reception desk at London's "Indian YMCA", the clerk was uncommunicative and desultory, as if he were processing yet another unwanted guest! On arrival in the room, I found it to be tiny, squashed, and pretty squalid. In the middle of the carpet someone had tried to iron something and had obviously left the iron face down...

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Lagos, Nigeria
Reviewed 17 November 2015

YMCA, London is very centrally located with easy access to the tube, which is only a few minutes walk. Rooms are well maintained with a reasonably sized attached bath. Big attraction is that the room rate includes Indian breakfast and dinner. Breakfast has no much varieties. They generally serve only one type each day, so we had Dosa, Poori, upma...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

They only serve indian food for breakfast lunch and supper. I suffered because i am lactose intolerant and have a sensitive stomach. They dont offer alternative diet or cook special meals for people with special dietary requirements. This was despite them charging for meals in the room rate. The rooms are stuffy with old carpets. Students there are noisey. But...

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Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

The best thing of Indian YMCA is its location. It is few minutes walk right across the Warren Street, a metro Tube station which is the centrally located area to take anyone at any place in Greater London through connecting underground tube network. It also makes it a safe place for anyone to get off and walk down after days...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2015

I've been vegetarian since 1967. I've read some very encouraging reviews of this student cafeteria. I first came to the student cafe in the 1970s and enjoyed it. I seem to remember the restaurant was in a different building to the concrete block you see today. I felt very nostalgic and was persistent about trying to see if the food...

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1Thank balhamvoter
Reviewed 16 September 2015

I stayed at the Indian YMCA in London for the most UN convenient 5 nights in my life. Let's start from the only good point: The location is great, which made it extremely easy to get around London. But unfortunately it is the only Good thing. Now the bad part: 1) The standard single room I had has been really,...

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4Thank Nouha B
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Stayed twice.very good locality .tube stations are just five minutes walking distance.according to area the rates are moderate.they are serving break fast and dinner are including.the staffs are not much helpful.

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Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

I have visited this hostel twice now whilst on training meetings for Chennai Challenge. The staff are always polite and the rooms are always comfortable. It's right next to Euston train station so you're right in the centre of London and can get to places very easily and efficiently. The food is all Indian food and is delicious. After visiting...

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1Thank FCorbett1
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Very very basic hotel, a kind of hostel, value for money, only plus point availability of Indian food for dinner, otherwise not a place to stay, centrally located is the plus point. I would not recommend.

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Additional Information about YMCA Indian Student Hostel

Address: 41 Fitzroy Square, London W1T 6AQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Fitzrovia
Price Range: RM403 - RM403 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 120
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Ymca Indian Student Hotel London
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“Rooms in the Jubilee building are good”
 of 5 bubbles CTSD304554, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try and book well in advance and ask for the new block.”
 of 5 bubbles ButterflyfromIndia, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
“I prefer the rooms in the new Jubilee Block. I have opted for a double room, even when I was travelling alone. They are spacious and good.”
 of 5 bubbles Panneerselvan, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
“No recommendation about hotel quality.”
 of 5 bubbles balhamvoter, 16 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Avoid hotel if not budget conscious and prefer for Jubilee block”
 of 5 bubbles hms78600, 23 Aug 2015 | Read review
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