261-265 Grays Inn Road, Kings Cross, London, England, Distance from city centre: 3.2km
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Rating: 76%from 17 reviews

  • 70%Atmosphere
  • 80%Staff
  • 80%Security
  • 72%Cleanliness
  • 82%Location
  • 81%Value for money
  • 68%Facilities
Staying with us puts you right in the centre of London, a short walk away from the British Museum, Covent Garden, Soho, Oxford Street, Camden Market and many of London's major tourist attractions
We offer clean and cheerful dormitories as well as private rooms and great facilities:
- FREE continental buffet breakfast.
- FREE bed linen
- FREE luggage room storage
- FREE safety deposit for valuables
- FREE movies on big screen every night
- FREE travel information
Please be aware that our triple dorms (3 Bed private) consist of 1 double & 1 single bed combination.
Check-in is from 2.30pm only
Ashlee House does not have a secure Luggage Room - A room is provided for you to leave your luggage. But please note that the hotel is not responsible for any left luggage
Check-out time is 10am.

Things to Note:
-Our triple dorms (3 bed private) consist of 1 double and 1 single bed combination
-Check-in is from 2.30pm
-Check-out is at 10am
-Under 16's must be accompanied by an adult and are not permitted to stay in shared rooms
-There is no smoking anywhere in the hostel
-All dorms are equipped with bunk beds
-All cancellations must be made 42 hours in advance
-We provide guests with a room to store luggage (Luggage Room), however it is not secure and we will not be responsible for any left luggage
Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Adaptors
  • Board Games
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TV
  • Card phones
  • Child Friendly
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Elevator
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Postal Service
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Taxes included
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing Machine
  • WII

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 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: from 2.30pm till 4am. If you arrive before 2.30pm you're welcome to leave your luggage in our luggage room. Check-out: 10am. Passport, driver's license or government issued identity card required upon check-in. Please note that guests who wish to bring children under 16 years of age must book whole dorms or private rooms. Bookings cannot be accepted from any underage person unless they are accompanied by an adult over 18. They will be refused check-in. Note that all our dorms are mixed unless a girl dorm is booked. When booking dorm beds in dorm rooms, we cannot guarantee that you will all be staying in the same room. We suggest booking private rooms if you don't want to be separated. A group is 15 or more people. We do not accept groups aged under 16 years of age. You'll be asked to pay a non-refundable deposit of the first night a week after booking is made. The balance will be required three weeks before arrival. One group leader will be required to give a credit card upon arrival for a group deposit. This will need to be the card holder. We will pre-authorize the card for ���£300 in case of breakage or for not respecting coach stopping/parking rules. If your group is arriving by coach, make sure to contact us for information on where to stop and park.

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Clink261 is extremely well serviced by a wide variety of public transport.

From Kings Cross station:
Take the exit for Grays Inn Road. When you come out this exit McDonalds will be on your right. (There are two McDonalds at Kings Cross, you need the one beside the Post office). Continue straight ahead. Pass the bureau de change; it will be on your right. The road naturally goes to the right; this is Grays Inn Road. Clink26 is 100 meters up the road on the right.

From Heathrow Airport:
Take the underground (Piccadilly Line) from the airport to King's Cross. Then follow directions as above.
Cost 4.00 one way; journey time approximately 1 hour. Trains leave every 5- 10 minutes.

From Gatwick Airport:
Catch Gatwick Express to Victoria station.
Trains depart every 15 minutes and the journey takes 30 minutes. Tickets cost 16.90 single and 28.80 return.

From Luton Airport:
Take the First Capital Connect direct to St. Pancras.
Again trains depart every 15 minutes and tickets cost 11.50 single and 20.50 return.

From Stansted Airport:
Take the Stansted Express to Tottenham Hale or go to Liverpool Station.
Change at Tottenham Hale and take the Victoria Line to King's Cross (4.00). Then follow directions as above.
Trains depart from Stansted every 15 minutes and tickets cost 19.00 one way or 28.80 return. Travel time is 46 minutes.

From Victoria Station:
Take the Victoria Line direct to King's Cross (four stops). Then follow directions as above.
Trains depart every five minutes and tickets cost 4.00 single.

From Waterloo Station:
Take the Bakerloo Line to Oxford Circus then change onto the Victoria line north to Kings Cross. Then follow directions as above.
Trains depart every five minutes and tickets cost 4.00 single.

From Paddington Station:
Take the Circle or Hammersmith & City line east to Kings Cross. Then follow directions as above.
Trains depart every five minutes and tickets cost 4.00 single.

From Liverpool Street Station:
Take the Circle, Hammersmith & City or Metropolitan line west to Kings Cross. Then follow directions as above.
Trains depart every five minutes and tickets cost 4.00 single.

Located Near

British Museum - The British Museum holds in trust for the nation and the world a collection of art and antiquities from ancient and living cultures.

Housed in one of Britain's architectural landmarks, the collection is one of the finest in existence, spanning two million years of human history. Access to the collection is free.

British Library - They hold over 13 million books, 920,000 journal and newspaper titles, 57 million patents, 3 million sound recordings, and so much more. So Start exploring here.

Oxford Street: fantastic for shopping - What's On
Anywhere Else is just Shopping
Over 600 stores

150 international brands

50 new shops and restaurants

Discover over 200 bars, cafes and restaurants all within a short walk to London's famous parks, museums, theatres, and art galleries.

Refuel in the dining delights of Heddon Street, St Christopher's Place, Market Place and Lancashire Court.

Dickens Museum - The Charles Dickens Museum in London is the world's most important collection of material relating to the great Victorian novelist and social commentator. The only surviving London home of Dickens (from 1837 until 1839) was opened as a Museum in 1925 and is still welcoming visitors from all over the world in an authentic and inspiring surrounding. On four floors, visitors can see paintings, rare editions, manuscripts, original furniture and many items relating to the life of one of the most popular and beloved personalities of the Victorian age

Bars and restaurants near Angel Islington - Angel has a vibrant bar and pub scene. With over 500 pubs and bars, the area has everything from traditional British public houses to cutting-edge and modern venues. You can opt for the tradition pub experience or hang out in the more luxurious top notch wine bars!

74, Upper St, London, N1 0NY. 020 7226 8895
The Green isn't just a new venue; it's a completely new type bar-restaurant

1 Islington Green, London, N1 2XH. 020 7226 3864
A great place to spend time with your family and friends, with fantastic food and a great service.

54 Pentonville Rd, London, N1 9HF. 020 7713 1858
Good place to go for a party on a Friday or for a chilled out day on a Sunday, with good music and friendly staff. Opened Mon-Sat 11:00-23:00 and Sun 12:00-23:00

418 St John's St, Angel, London EC1V 4JN. 020 7837 7816
A fantastic place with a very warm atmosphere. It offers lunch time food and Sunday roasts. You can also ring to reserve their cozy snug for free for your special celebrations. For the lads, there's sports on big screen and the good news is, you can call before hand to see what games are on.

33 Caledonian Rd, London, N1 9BU. 020 7837 9558
A very trendy bar for young and vibrant people, good service and a very chilled and relaxing environment.

60 Copenhagen Street, London, N1 0JW. 020 7278 5781
Lark in the park is an independently run bar and is a lovely place for party people. With live music and performers such as the Libertines and Katie Melua having graced the park, lark in the park is the place to be. It has a beer garden, food and cocktails and with a late license, be ready to party like it's 1969.

57 Liverpool Road, London, N1 ORJ. 020 7278 8433
Lovely place to go during the weekend for a good night out. It is a funky bar with beautiful decor and with the alcohol reasonably priced, it's a fun place to go for good value for your money.

12, Upper St, London, N1 0PQ. 020 7226 3756
The Nags Head is a nice place to go for a family lunch on a Sunday. They serve traditional English cuisine in a quaint setting. The pub also has TV showing for all sporting events, so if you don't want to miss a match, just head to the Nags Head.

9 Islington Green, London, N1 2XH. 020 7226 2555
Browns is a well renowned bar and restaurant in London. It is part of the Everton's group and it prides itself in being the best. With branches in Canary Wharf, Covent Garden and the City, Browns offers an exquisite atmosphere with beautiful decor and also gorgeous and friendly staff. If you are looking for where to have a fantastic night out with affordable wine and delicious cocktail, then look no further.

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