The Backpackshack welcomes you!
Established in the summer of 2009, we provide an enjoyable experience to young tourists and backpackers.
Located inside a traditional pub, thebackpackshack offers 20 beds in a clean, friendly and fun environment!
Our hostel is located inside a traditional English pub where you can find friendly locals and travellers alike. Perhaps enjoy a beer, game of pool or chill out listening to music...
Upstairs we have 10 bedrooms accommodating 20 people in double rooms, twin rooms and 3 or 4 bed shared rooms.
Free WIFI is available and feel free to use our recently refurbished (April 2011) kitchen. A supermarket is close by to stock up on provisions.
We also offer refurbished (February 2012) bathrooms on each floor with hot water naturally.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Security
- Age Restriction
- Breakfast Not Included
- Credit Cards Not Accepted
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Free WiFi
- Games Room
- Hair Dryers
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Non Smoking
- Pool Table
- Postal Service
- Taxes included
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Towels Included
Cancellation PolicyThis 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 InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Please note :
Cancellation policy :
Check in : 09:00 to 24:00
If arriving on a late flight then please make sure you can be here by 2am at the latest.
Check out : 11.00
Credit cards NOT accepted
Breakfast not included
Minimum Age : 18
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
Take Piccadilly line to Acton Town station (20 mins).
Take Gatwick Express to Victoria Station, then take the District Line westbound to Acton Town.
Take the Stansted Express to Liverpool Street Station, then take the Central Line, westbound to Holborn and then transfer to the Piccadilly Line westbound to Acton Town.
Take the train to Kings Cross Station, then take the Piccadilly Line westbound to Acton Town.
Take a coach to Victoria coach station, walk to Victoria tube station. Take the District Line westbound to Acton Town.
Acton Town tube station is five minute’s walk from the hostel, and on the Piccadilly and District lines. Exit the station to the right and take the 3rd street on the right which is Mill Hill Road. We are at 1 Mill Hill Road, inside the Talbot pub.
Situated in the Acton area of London, we enjoy good underground rail links to Heathrow Airport and Victoria stations (around 25 minutes).
We are very close to Acton Town station and the Piccadilly Line which is the best line on the Underground for tourists. South Kensington is 15 minutes, Knightsbridge is 17 minutes, Hyde Park Corner is 19 minutes, Piccadilly Circus is 23 minutes, Leceister Sq is 24 minutes and Covent Garden is 25 mins.
Plenty of pubs, places to eat and supermarket nearby.