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Clink78

Hostel | 78 King's Cross Rd, London, England WC1X 9QG

82.5% Overall Rating

3421 out of 4002 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (08/09/2014)

"I really liked the big dorm rooms, the beds were really comfortable and clean.the staff was always friendly and ready to help you. It was a great stay here, I would come back anytime!"

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Facilities

  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Nightclub
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Fax
  • ATM / cash machine
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Internet café
  • Onsite shop(s)
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel USD 3.25

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Important Information

Passport, driver's license or government issued identity card is required upon check-in.? Guests can check-in until 4am. Guests will only be able to access their room after 2.30pm. A free luggage storage room is available for guests to use if they arrive earlier than 2.30pm. Check out time is 10am. ? Note that all our dorms are mixed unless a girl’s dorm is booked. ? Guests that wish to bring their children, who are under 16 years of age, must book whole dorms or private rooms. ? Bookings cannot be accepted from any person under the age of 16 unless they are accompanied by an adult who is over 18. They will be refused check-in. ? When booking more than 1 bed in dorm rooms, we cannot guarantee that all of the guests will all be staying in the same room. We suggest booking private rooms if guests do not want to risk being split. ? If you wish to cancel your reservation, you will need to notify us by email 48 hours in advance of your arrival date by 2.30pm (and 7 days before the arrival dates of the 29th, 30th and 31st of December 2014). However, if you only let us know the day before your arrival, or fail to show up on the arrival date, you will be charge in full for your stay. If you fail to show for your booking, your full booking will be cancelled. If you arrive a day late without informing the hostel, we will try and find you a bed, but this may not be in the same room type booked and may incur extra charges. Groups (+15 people) ? Please note that for groups (more than 15 pax) the property will charge the outstanding balance on the credit card used to make the booking. If guests cancel within the 48 hours the balance will be refunded. ? We do not accept groups of under 16 years of age. ? Groups will be asked to pay a non-refundable deposit 25%, a week after the booking is made. The balance will be required 4 weeks before arrival. ? One group leader will be required to give a credit card upon arrival for a “Group Deposit”. This will need to be the card holder. We will pre-authorize the card for £300 in case of breakage or for not respecting coach stopping/parking rules. ? If the group is arriving by coach, they must make sure to contact the reservations team for information on where to stop and park. ? If they do not inform us by email, or when booking, we cannot guarantee that the group will be in the same rooms and depending on availability the booking might be cancelled All group booking over 15 people between December 27th to December 31st inclusive are subject to confirmation by the hostel.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 14:30
Latest Check-out: 10:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to London?

Contact us directly

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Overview

Book a stay at Clink78 and you’ll find British Library just 12 mins away. 3292 out of 3860 customers would recommend this hostel to a friend. Clink78 in London is the perfect choice for anyone travelling as a family with children and looking for great value accommodation in the city. Clink78 is a great find in London. With a lounge area, a common area, and its bar, Clink78 has your travel needs covered. Read more

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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

12 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

8 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included

4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

6 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

8 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

10 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

16 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

14 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

10 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included

4 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

6 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

8 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

10 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

4 Bed Dorm - Female only (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included

6 Bed Dorm - Female only (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included

10 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

12 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

14 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included
Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Twin (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

Triple (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

Triple (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included

Double (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included

Twin (Private bathroom)

Breakfast included

About Clink78

Welcome to Clink78 London! Clink261's bigger sister! Clink Hostels are London's most original hostels!

Stay in a former courthouse!
Sleep in an authentic prison cell!
Chill out where The Clash stood trial!
Email from our magisterial internet courtroom!
Meet up in Clash bar!
Explore London from a great central location: King's Cross!
Judge for yourself!

Clink78 combines 200 years of history with a quirky and colourful interior in London King's Cross. Set in a former courthouse, our hostel is truly unique! We offer a wide range of clean and modern facilities such as a self-catering kitchen, a fun bar, a games area, internet and TV lounges in original courtrooms, a travel shop, a laundry...

Our reception is manned 24/7 by multi-lingual staff, with night security
from 9pm. We have no curfew, but you need your key card to gain access to the
hostel and your room. We are all about security!

We offer a mixture of private rooms and dorms. Most private rooms and some dorms have their own bathrooms. We also offer Girls Only dorms and Girls Deluxe for even more
luxury.

Freebies include:
Continental breakfast
Bed linen
Luggage room
Towel for everyone who books into a female deluxe dorm
London walking tour
London map
Free wifi

CLASHBAR (open from 7pm until late every night) - strictly for the over 18s
Clashbar brings you 7-nights-a-week of pure entertainment, fun and frivolity. It's great value and the perfect place to meet people, sample cool cocktails, play games and dance the night away. Check out our great DJs and acoustic sets.

Clink78 is perfectly located to explore London's rich past as well as its diverse multi-cultural present. Clink78 is the ultimate hostel from which to discover all that London has to offer. All are within walking distance or just a few minutes away by bus or underground.

Please make sure you read our terms & conditions before booking.

See you soon!

Clink78 team

Accommodation Information

We offer a mixture of private rooms (single, twin, triple and prison cells) and dorms (from 4 to 16 beds). Most private rooms and some dorms have their own bathrooms. We also offer Girls Only dorms and Girls Deluxe for even more luxury. All dorm beds are clean and cosy, featuring unique and innovative pod beds that have their own reading light and handy small head locker for personal belongings.

Freebies: continental breakfast, bed linen, small head locker in all dorms, luggage room, London walking tour departing every morning from reception (there is a fee for groups-contact us directly for more details) and London map. Towels are free in private rooms. Free Wifi

Under 18 years old must be accompanied by a responsible adult and can be accommodated in a private room, not a shared dorm. This also applies on family bookings.

If you wish to cancel your reservation, you will need to notify us by email 48 hours in advance of your arrival date (and 7 days before the arrival dates of the 29th, 30th and 31st of December 2013 ). However, if you only let us know the day before your arrival, or fail to show up on the arrival date, you will be charge in full for your stay.

Location Information

Perfectly located to explore London’s rich past as well as its diverse multicultural present, Clink78 is the ultimate destination from which to discover all that London has to offer.

To the North; you will find Camden Markets and Regent's Park Zoo, to the South; the world famous British Museum, St Paul's Cathedral and the Tate Modern, to the East; the trendy nightlife of Angel, Old Street and Farrington and to the West; the shops of
Covent Garden and Oxford Street.

All are within walking distance or just a few minutes away by bus or underground.

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