Astor Hyde Park

191 Queensgate, South Kensington, London, England, Distance from city centre: 4.3km
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Rating: 93%from 8 reviews

  • 95%Atmosphere
  • 92%Staff
  • 90%Security
  • 90%Cleanliness
  • 95%Location
  • 97%Value for money
  • 95%Facilities
Astor Hyde Park is located in South Kensington. Kensington Gardens which is the former home of Princess Diana is just minutes away. Other interesting places in the area include the Natural History Museum, the Victoria and Albert Museum and the Science Museum. You can hop on the Tube and be on Oxford Streets in just a few minutes as well as the theatres in West-End London, Harrods and if you fancy doing a bit of shopping and eating out, High Street Kensington is the place to go.

Recently renovated, you will enjoy modern living in a traditional English accommodation. The wonderful wooden staircase and panelling maintains the Victorian style character. Our 33 guestrooms are decorated with modern designs and are comfortably spacious. All rooms are en-suite and for extra security, key card access is available as well as security cameras around the building as we believe that security is extremely important.
A stainless steel kitchen, 2 lounges and a large dining area are all available for guests use. Sky and Digital TV are available and you can enjoy watching matches on a projector in style.

Please Note:
• Guests only between the ages of 18 and 35 can stay at our hostel
• You are required to show a government photo ID or passport at check in
Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Age Restriction
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Foosball
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Steam Room
  • Taxes included
  • Towels For Hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing Machine

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.

Free cancelation up to 24 hours before day of arrival
Check-in - Anytime after 2pm. Check-out Anytime before 10am
Payment accepted in Cash or Debit/Credit Card
24-hour reception, anything you need come and ask at Reception!
VALID government issued ID required to stay with us, and ALL guests must be between 18-40 YEARS

Please Note: if you do not give notice to cancel, the first night will be charged to the credit card used to make the booking.

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Astor Hyde Park Hostel
191 Queens Gate

From Gloucester Road Station:
Turn left out of the station. Turn right at the traffic lights onto Cromwell Road. Continue until you get to the next set of traffic lights and turn left up Queens Gate. The hostel is on the right hand side about 200m from the end of the street. (Numbers on the left hand side of the road are descending, numbers on the right hand side of the road are ascending).

From South Kensington Station:
Walk up the stairs in the station and take Right hand side Exit and turn Right onto Thurloe Street. In 50mts Turn Left on to Exhibition Road (walk past restaurants, Natural History Museum, Science Museum and Imperial College) Turn left (at the round about) on to Prince Consort Road (walk past Royal College of Miners, Royal College of Music and Royal Albert Hall) at the end of the road turn Right on to Queens Gate. The hostel is located a 20 second walk away on the right hand side.

From Heathrow Airport:
Take the Piccadilly Line into London and get off at Gloucester Road station. Then simply follow the instructions above to get to our hostel.

From Gatwick Airport:
Take the Gatwick Express (or local trains) to London Victoria Station. From there, take the Circle or District lines, westbound until you get to South Kensington station and then simply follow the instructions above to get to the Astor Hyde Park.

From Stansted Airport:
Take the Stansted Express to Liverpool Street. From their take the Circle line (via Victoria) to Gloucester Road station. Then have a look at our directions above to get you to our hostel.

From Luton Airport - Take a short bus Journey to Luton Park Way Station. Take the train into King's Cross/St.Pancras Station. From King's Cross/St.Pancras take the Piccadilly Line (west) to South Kensington station. Follow instructions above to reach the hostel.

If you arrive too late and the trains are no longer running you can get coaches or shuttles to Victoria Station. From Victoria Station take bus N52 towards Willesden Bus Garage (ask the coach or bus driver where bus 52 goes from as it can be confusing). The bus will take approximately 10 minutes and you must get off at stop "Royal Albert Hall" walk in the same direction as the bus was travelling and take your second left down Queens Gate (the one with the man on the horse statue) the hostel is approx 150 mts down the road on the left hand side.

Located Near

Located In South Kensington next to Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park. Walking distance to The Royal Albert Hall, Natural History Museum,Victoria and Albert Museum, Science Museum,Kensington Palace and for shopping you have world famous Harrods, Harvey Nichols and High Street Kensington (Top Shop, H&M, UO, American Apparel, Etc...) as well as amazing bars and restaurants. Tube stations: South Kensington, Gloucester Road, and High Street Kensington, .

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