Arsenal Tavern Hostel

175 Blackstock Road, London, England, Distance from city centre: 6.9km

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Rating: 63%from 30 reviews

  • 67%Atmosphere
  • 70%Staff
  • 70%Security
  • 40%Cleanliness
  • 72%Location
  • 70%Value for money
  • 54%Facilities
Our vibrant backpackers' hostel is bursting with character, close to the very best of London's famous tourist spots, nightclubs, bars and theatres.

You can go for a run and enjoy the scenery in the two vast neighbouring parks and return to the comfortable environment and facilities including en-suite rooms and free breakfast.

Our hostel is located above a traditional London pub offering a real taste of London life in safe and comfortable surroundings. Our friendly and helpful staff are at hand to ensure that you enjoy a London experience to remember. You can relax in the bar, surf the net and make new friends; experience our unique and authentic London experience, designed for your total enjoyment.

Please note that we have an age restriction of 18 to 35 years only; we only accept backpackers and tourists.

Housed above a traditional London pub you can enjoy a pint or two at the bar along with a vast menu offering a 25% discount for our hostel guests. Here you can meet your new friends and old acquaintances, play pool, surf the net with free Wi-Fi access and watch live English Premiership games on the big screen or simply relax and enjoy the experience. Around-the-clock access and security will ensure that your time at The Arsenal Tavern Backpacker Hostel will be your home from home.

Located in Zone 2 of the London underground network, we're just minutes away from all of the City's major attractions.

The famous London bus service is located directly outside the Hostel and ready to whisk you off to the heart of the city in minutes. Our trained staff are also at hand to offer advice or order taxis at your request.

At the weekends we organize various events, including karaoke nights, movie nights, pool and Wii competitions. You can borrow books and DVDs, play cards or various board games or simply chat the night away.

Our well-trained staff are always at hand to ensure that your experience at our accommodation is pleasant throughout your stay. Special attention is given by all staff to keep the hostel clean, safe and comfortable at all times.

Taste the real London experience like never before!

Olympic Period:
No Refund Policy applies immediately after the booking is made.

All bookings require full payment at time of booking. Any cancellations for arrivals from 25th July until 13th August 2012 will be fully non-refundable. Any no-shows will be charged in full for the entire stay.

Modification of the bookings -
- In case of Date Changes the price applicable will be as on the date of modification & not as per the date of booking.
- Change in no. of guests: when increased the amount applicable will be of the current date & when decreased the the change in balance wont be considered
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Adaptors
  • Age Restriction
  • Bar
  • Board Games
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Pool Table
  • Postal Service
  • Restaurant
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Taxes included
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels For Hire

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Check-in: 1400. Check-out: 1100. You must have a valid photo ID (passport or driver's license). Payment is due upon arrival, in cash only, please. Bookings are not accepted for anyone under the age of 18 unless they're accompanied by an adult of the same gender. No guests over 35 years of age unless its family/group booking. This is a non-smoking premises. Designated outdoor smoking areas can be found. There is a refundable key deposit of �10 for a set of keys which includes one room key and one locker key. Reception is open 24hrs; no curfew. Guests receive 25% discount off main courses, pizzas and burgers on the pub's menu.

No Refund Policy applies immediately after the booking is made.

Modification of the bookings -
- In case of Date Changes the price applicable will be as on the date of modification & not as per the date of booking.
- Change in no. of guests: when increased the amount applicable will be of the current date & when decreased the the change in balance wont be considered.

Located Near

Visit the world famous Camden market and Covent Garden. Experience the history of our great city in the British museum or the National Gallery at Trafalgar square. From there you can take a stroll into Leicester square on to Piccadilly Circus and through to Buckingham Palace for the changing of the Guards. Afternoon tea can be taken at the Ritz before heading off to Harrods for some late shopping. For the more adventurous you can stroll the embankments of the River Thames and stop to take in the views of the City from the centre of Tower Bridge before visiting the Tower of London and the horrifying London Dungeons and Madamme Tussaud’s. In the evening take a ride on the London Eye and see the City in all its glory with a privileged bird’s eye view. Complete your day by taking in a show before dancing the night away at one of London’s many night clubs. A short trip on the London underground or traditional London bus will see you safely back to The Arsenal Tavern.

Easily accessible from all of London’s airports, Heathrow is on a direct line through to Arsenal station without interchange, Stansted Airport is a 40 minute trip away and Gatwick and Luton are a short trip away.

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