The Dictionary, Shoreditch

10-20 Kingsland Road, London, England, Distance from city centre: 4.1km

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Rating: 79%from 14 reviews

  • 80%Atmosphere
  • 82%Staff
  • 82%Security
  • 74%Cleanliness
  • 87%Location
  • 74%Value for money
  • 72%Facilities
We're proud to bring you the latest edition to London's cool and trendy hostels with The Dictionary.

It's set in an old veneer factory in trendy East London and boasts an industrial bar, ensuite bedrooms, brand-new refurbished rooms and an eco-friendly approach to life.

Welcoming you with open arms are experienced and enthusiastic owners and a handful of friendly staff who all work together to make sure you have the best stay you can have in London!
Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • Adaptors
  • Age Restriction
  • Bar
  • Board Games
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TV
  • Café
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Fussball
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • Meeting Room
  • Mini Supermarket
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Restaurant
  • Taxes included
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • 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.

Check-in from 14:00.
Check-out by 10:00.

We cater to the age 18-35 market as a guideline. Please contact us for more info if you fall outside this age range. You must bring the credit/debit card that you booked with, even if you wish to pay the balance in cash. Please remember to bring your valid ID for check-in (passport, EU ID card or UK driving licence are all valid, but student ID cards will not be accepted, sorry!). No-one will be checked-in without their valid ID.

We are a hostel for backpackers and tourists - bookings from people resident in London will be accepted at the management’s discretion only. As an extra security precaution to keep everyone safe, you may be asked to provide proof of address. Anyone unable to provide such proof, when asked, will unfortunately not be allowed to stay.

If you are a group of 12 or more, please contact us directly. Cancellations can be made up to 24 hours prior to arrival. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of the stay.

The maximum stay for guests is 14 days. There is a 2 night minimum stay at weekends (Fridays & Saturdays).

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Old Street - 10 minute walk. From Old Street Station, take EXIT 2. Once you are out of the station continue walking along Old Street. After 2 blocks the road forks. Keep left and make sure you are still on Old Street. Walk for about 3 more blocks until you go under the railway bridge, turn left onto Kingsland Road. We are on your right hand side.

Liverpool Street Station - exit the station and turn left up Bishopsgate Rd (the main road). Head to bus stop E (opposite Boots and the Dirty Dicks pub) and take either the 26, 48, 149, or 242 to Shoreditch Church. You can ask the bus driver to announce it for you and there should be electronic screens with the stop names too.

From Shoreditch High Street Station, come out of the station, turn left and then left onto Bethnal green Road and right onto Shoreditch High Street. Walk along until you go past Shoreditch Church (right hand side after about 6 minutes). Carry on straight and cross the road, and walk another 30m. We're on your right hand side at 10-20 Kingsland Road.

Located Near

Plenty of artists, creatives & buzz in Shoreditch, makes this area perfect for the young & fun-loving traveller. With no end to the choice of restaurants & bars, markets & shops you'll love the edgy & endlessly stimulating vibe in Shoreditch.

We're only bus trips away from the Tower of London, Oxford Street, Covent Garden & within walking distance of Spitalfields Market, the Geffrey Museum, Brick Lane & literally dozens of bars, clubs, boutique shops & markets. We are even near a Banksy!

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