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The Walrus Hostel

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here 4 years ago on our first trip to London, and when our Air BnB host was a no-show , this was the first place we tried to book a bed last minute...and it was no problem! The Bar downstairs is a great...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here the last time I was in London 4 years ago, had a great experience then, and another great experience now. We originally booked an Airbnb, but after our host never came home and didn’t contact us, we had no choice but to find...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Near Waterloo, all the attractions within walking distance. Staff friendly and helpful. Good and simple breakfast(cereal, toast). A little noisy due hostel located near train tracks, but it’s alright. Everything is good. Could be better if water heater is more consistent though. Overall 5/5

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Reviewed 18 May 2018

Walrus H. its good located with Waterloo station very close. Its confortable and have a good price. I spent there like 4 nights, but there occured me something. I saved some package in a save spot as told me the mannager and when I went...More

Thank Moises A
Response from rebelion172, Manager at The Walrus HostelResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Moises, Thank you very much for your candid comments. Here are my two emails that I sent to you after you reported this situation to me. The Walrus Hostel <thewalrushostel@gmail.com> Fri, Apr 27, 2018 at 10:43 AM to Moises Hello Moises, Thank you very...More

Reviewed 9 May 2018

I stayed at the Walrus Hostel for only one night. I got a great price for one night, the location was good, right near a tube station where it was easy to get anywhere in the city. When arrived I was greeted by friendly staff....More

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USD 26 - USD 106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hannah S
8 December 2017|
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Response from Joe L | Reviewed this property |
You can contact the hostel directly and let them know your ETA. They might have your beds available when you arrive and let you check in early. If they don’t just ask if you can drop off your bags and return later for check... More
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14 July 2017|
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Response from rebelion172 | Property representative |
Hello There :) Full directions from Heathrow Airport to our hostel here. The best way to get to our hostel from Heathrow Airport is by taking the Piccadilly Line (Purple Line). Take the tube until Piccadilly Circus and... More
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AreWeThereYet444
20 January 2016|
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Response from rebelion172 | Property representative |
Hello there :) Natasha is right. Our private room is located on the 3rd floor. There is a toilet just out side and a shower on meter away from the room. We have toilets and showers on every floor. We have 6 showers and and... More
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"I stayed in a nice 6-bed dorm, but there is also a much bigger dorm if you want it to be even cheaper."
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"We shard a room with 6 people which included shower. I would recommend that size as it was quiet and the..."
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"Chose a room with 6 or less people, Wifi was not great here"
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"Don't be afraid of the 20 bed room. Its very spacious!"
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