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    Hostel 639 Kensal Green Backpackers

    639 Harrow Road | Kensal Green, London NW10 5NU, England
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    12 Jun 2016
    “Very dodgy”
    12 Jun 2016
    “Hardly the Ritz but very cheap”
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Faeces on the toilets, broken tiles at base of toilets, stand on them and urine comes through the cracks, rooms dirty, no hot water. Felt unsafe, one staff member just walked into my room. We were moved from top floor to 2nd floor due to...More

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    Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

    Bad place: Close to cemetery Creepy rest room, coffee is like a cave ( only place with wifi ) Room looks not clean Not dusty, but The general state is pitiful. Staff is really friendly. I'll never come back

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    Reviewed 10 March 2017

    -Location Next to a cemetery Google map did not tell me the exact place, as I typed the correct address. I had to walk almost 25 mins with a heavy suitcase. - Room ambience Probably refurbished from a student hall to a hostel, you need...More

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    Reviewed 2 February 2017

    There were people living there for months, which means they partied in the living room and there were drunk people on the corridors (which stink). The sheets on the bed were dirty and it was impossible to sleep at night due to the noise from...More

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    Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

    The hostel is cheap but the services are highly limited, some corridors smell like piss, some rooms have mildewed walls and ceilings, no wifi in the rooms but in the café on the ground-floor, just a little shower INSIDE the room(no bathroom), toilets outside, 3...More

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    Robert S
    Is there a space where I can lock my belongings?
    1 October 2016|
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    Response from S W | Reviewed this property |
    No locker. I suggest you have locks on your suitcase and if you want extra security you can get a bicycle lock to lock it to your bed.
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    monoprix75
    Bonjour, j'aimerais savoir si les serviettes de bain sont incluses et s'il y avait un couvre feu ?
    20 October 2015|
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    Response from xCinnd | Reviewed this property |
    Les serviettes ne sont pas incluses, et il y a un "couvre-feu" dans l'hostel, mais vous pouvez rentrer a l'heure qui vous convient tout de même. Et si je peux me le permettre, j'ai séjourné a cet hostel et je vous conseille... More
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