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YHA London Central

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“oxford street”(80 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

This YHA is ideally placed with easy walking access to Central London shopping districts. Great pub just around the corner for beer,meals and football,Stag's Head. Transport by tube from Great Portland St station is close by,for access to places further afield.More

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Response from NadiaA7991, Front Office Manager at YHA London CentralResponded 4 January 2018

Hi there, Thank you for choosing to stay at YHA London Central. We really appreciate your feedback and comments. We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and you found our location convinient. We very much look forward to your next visit and stay...More

Reviewed 1 January 2018

I've stayed at a few different hostels in London and this was the best of them. Great staff, nice kitchen and common areas. Only downside, I stayed in 2 different rooms, both with an ensuite bathroom, and when someone used the shower, the bedroom would...More

Thank ChristineLiz
Response from NadiaA7991, Front Office Manager at YHA London CentralResponded 1 January 2018

Dear Christine, Thank you for your time to review our hostel. We are thrilled to read that you found us one of the best hostels in London. Thank you! I will pass your feedback regarding a bathroom to our maintenance manager as we are always...More

Reviewed 30 December 2017

we paid for a private room with bathroom, making the stay pleasant as 2 people in a 4 bunk room. Each room also had a locker if you were sharing with others you didn't know. There is a swipe card system to get into the...More

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Response from NadiaA7991, Front Office Manager at YHA London CentralResponded 1 January 2018

Dear guest, Thank you for your time to review our hostel. We are pleased to read that you had a nice stay with us. We hope that you made some memorable memories in London and we will welcome you back again. Happy New Year! Kind...More

Reviewed 28 December 2017

5 nights at this hostel.Good location 5 minute from tube , 3 minute to lotus express. 10 minute to oxford st. , Staff very nice & helpful , Room so tidy , Wifi is very poor , Kitchen have everything if you want. I will...More

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Response from NadiaA7991, Front Office Manager at YHA London CentralResponded 30 December 2017

Dear KMong, Thank you for your time to review YHA London Central. Thank you for sharing a feedback with us and I will pass it to the rest of the team. We are very pleased to know that you will choose to stay with us...More

Reviewed 21 December 2017

This is the first hostel I have been in in a long time that had virtually no WiFi. Your option is to stay in the cold lobby surrounded by other frustrated travellers trying to connect and mostly failing to connect to the often nonexistent WiFi....More

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Response from NadiaA7991, Manager at YHA London CentralResponded 24 December 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our hostel. We are deeply sorry that the wifi did not work during your stay with us and the staff were noisy. We hope you enjoyed other elements of your stay and we hope you...More

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USD 32 - USD 205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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15 January 2018|
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Response from AlabasterJones | Reviewed this property |
you can try sending them an email but they generally do not adding beds beforehand. bed assignments are based on what is available when you check in
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Raunaq A
3 December 2017|
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Response from Yaktam | Reviewed this property |
Lulu Lemon pants. They come with a passport pocket. Never separate yourself from your passport. Especially while travelling. You can control your pocket. You can't control the "safe" back at the hotel room.
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SeaMountainScape
16 September 2017|
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Response from Claire F | Reviewed this property |
Yes definitely. 3 of us stayed in a room for 4. Private room with bathroom - shower, loo and basin.
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"scoop a bottom bunk when you can."
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"possibly consider the down bunk bed for convenience!"
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"You may want to ask if they have any privates available. I had a very nice one for one of my stays."
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"Book ahead, it gets busy. Bring your padlock."
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