Central Hostel

26 Princes Square, London, England, Distance from city centre: 5.3km

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Rating: 66%from 35 reviews

  • 60%Atmosphere
  • 68%Staff
  • 69%Security
  • 56%Cleanliness
  • 86%Location
  • 68%Value for money
  • 54%Facilities
Central Hostel is located in zone 1 in London. This convenient location is close to all major attractions and we are only a five minute walking distance from Kensington Palace, Hyde Park, Notting Hill, Old London Town, Opus Deli and Portobello Markets. We are in the middle of it all and from here you can hop on a bus or tube and easily start your London adventure for cheap.

We have rooms such as twin, quad and dorm rooms accommodating 6 to 8 guests. Our hostel is clean and safe offering many services to make your stay an enjoyable one. There is no curfew or lock-out so you can go out and enjoy the nightlife.

Our hostel is a great place for meeting new people, sharing stories and making friends. Our staff are young and can help you by giving you tips about your trip and your stay here. Make the most of it and have some fun at Central Hostel.

Services & Facilities:
• Smoking room
• Complimentary tea and coffee all day long
• TV and DVD collection
• Cooking facilities
• A Laundry

We regret to inform you that we have ended our free continental breakfast since 2009 as a result of the current economic situation until further notice. As a smaller business it is difficult to run as normal in such tough times and we must do anything to make sure we'll get through it.

Please note that in order to check-in we will ask you for a photo ID.

Please note that the 90% remaining to pay for your
accommodation has to be paid by cash on arrival.
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle parking
  • Book exchange
  • Café
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Tours/Travel Desk

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.

**Please note that the 85% remaining to pay for your
accommodation has to be paid by cash on arrival.

**Please Note: You must have photo ID with you to check in.
Check in time is 2pm

** Cancellations or changes to your booking must be made through your HOSTELWORLD ACCOUNT ONLY

Directions
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From Victoria:

- By Underground:
Take the Circle line to Bayswater.

- By bus:
Take the bus 148 to Queensway.

Walk along Queensway and turn left in Moscow Road at the corner with the Bayswater Arms pub. Take the third street on the right (Ilchester Gardens) and you will find us at the number 26 on your right side.

From Liverpool Street:

- By Underground
Take the Central line to Queensway
Walk along Queensway and turn left in Moscow Road at the corner with the Bayswater Arms pub. Take the third street on the right (Ilchester Gardens) and you will find us at the number 26 on your right side.

- By bus
Take the bus 23 to Westbourne Grove.
Walk along Queensway and turn right in Moscow Road at the corner with the Bayswater Arms pub. Take the third street on the right (Ilchester Gardens) and you will find us at the number 26 on your right side.

Located Near

Kensington Palace, 5 minutes
Notting Hill Gate, 5 minutes
Hyde Park, 3 minutes
Portobello rd (markets), 5 minutes
Da Vinci code enthusiasts (Opus Dei headquarters) 3 minutes.
Royal Albert Hall and Royal Albert Memorial, 15 minutes.
Lady Diana Memorial, 15 minutes.
Harrods 15, minutes
Marble Arch,Oxford st and Park Lane, 20 minutes
ALL BY WALKING..................

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