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    Generator Hostel London

    37 Tavistock Place | Russell Square, London WC1H 9SE, England
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Generator looks cool and has a cool vibe but left a lot to be desired. The bunk beds were noisy. Every time you moved there was a loud pop from the platform the mattress was on which woke me up several times. The room was...More

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    Response from Genlon, Manager at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our hostel after your stay. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us, as we strive to improve with each and every stay. At Generator we always aim to deliver an awesome experience with...More

    Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

    This hostel is a nice, clean and fun place to stay. The lockers for storage are reasonably priced and very big (could fit all 3 of our bags in). However, when we got up in the morning our shower rooms were out of order, as...More

    Thank Siobhan O
    Response from Genlon, Manager at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 18 December 2017

    Hi Siobhan O, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We have showers on each floor, so if one is closed for cleaning we still have the other bathrooms available for use. Please accept our apologies that this happened, we hope that...More

    Reviewed 17 December 2017

    I have booked a stay for March next year opting to pay extra for the possibility of free cancellation/ date change, but the property has already charged me without my permission or knowledge. Very annoyed, bad service and makes me not want to stay there.More

    Thank Amanda L
    Response from Genlon, Manager at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 5 weeks ago

    Hi Amanda L, Thank you for bringing this to our attention, we can see a reservation made with booking.com which was non refundable, these reservations are charged before arrival. If this is the incorrect reservation or if you would like to discuss this with us...More

    Reviewed 16 December 2017

    6 euro for a used (!) towel, the 4 person dorm is WAY to small (room 424) - only one person "fits" in the floor while packing, dress up and stuff. Two person if you don't mind a bit bumping. The rest must wait. Lack...More

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    Response from Genlon, Manager at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 18 December 2017

    Hi Kristoffer_Larsen, Thank you so much for taking the time to write your feedback about your stay at our hostel. Naturally I am extremely disappointed to read that your stay was not so great. For the convenience of our guests who have forgotten to bring...More

    Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

    Perfect location - King's Cross, underground station, supermarkets and everything you could possibly need is within a walk distance. Friendly and helpful staff. When I was coming back at night I felt safe because there's always a staff member in front of the hostel. The...More

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    Response from Genlon, Reception Team at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 16 December 2017

    Hello! Thank you for taking the time to review our hostel following your stay. I am happy to read that you will come back ! Happy Christmas Holidays! Regards,

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    JamieandChris
    15 January 2018|
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    Response from Marga v | Reviewed this property |
    Hi As far as I remember you had a key swipe for the room. (There is locker under each bed, but you need to bring your own pad lock they may sell some?..There is also a separate locker room where you can pay to leave your... More
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    27 December 2017|
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    Response from Edward Z | Reviewed this property |
    There is Wifi in the rooms but it does tend to disconnect a number of times in a few minutes. Other than that the room I was in was warm enough especially with the blanket given. BUT you have to tell them should you wish... More
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    Response from Bo F | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed in a private room and had at least 2 outlets
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