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Reviews of Clink78

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

85.4% Overall Rating

3417 out of 3998 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (05/09/2014)

Giulia Bizzarri thinks…

"I definitely loved the location and it surely was good value for money. The breakfast included makes things a lot easier I you've got a busy day ahead and it was also quite good. The staff are very…"

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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.

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85.4%

Overall Rating

3417 out of 3998 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Clink78'

Atmosphere
87.2%
Location
88.0%
Facilities
80.8%
Cleanliness
80.0%
Staff
90.4%
Value
87.2%
Safety
84.0%
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Alice O'Neill

26 August 2008 Alice would recommend this property

Liked: friendly staff went out of way to help and comfy dorms

Disliked: Alice left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

coanta gabriela

25 August 2008 coanta would recommend this property

Liked: THE STAFF WAS VERY KINDLY

Disliked: coanta left no negative feedback.

74.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Felipe Novais

25 August 2008 Felipe would recommend this property

Liked: Atmosphere, location and staff

Disliked: Felipe left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

20 August 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The hostel is good locate. The stuff is nice, the breakfast is good. it's very colorful, there's a lot of fun people coming from everywhere. Go there !

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

57.1%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 60%

Customer review

19 August 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The hostel was in a good location but I want to tell you that the bathrooms were very dirty.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Outi Viskari

18 August 2008 Outi would recommend this property

Liked: Location, friendly staff.

Disliked: Outi left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

17 August 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: price

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

ZHEN PANG CHANG

17 August 2008 ZHEN PANG would recommend this property

Liked: toilets, kitchen facilities,location

Disliked: ZHEN PANG left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 60% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Martina Heinzmann

16 August 2008 Martina would recommend this property

Liked: that it's been a former courthouse

Disliked: Martina left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 40%

Ada Castle

10 August 2008 Ada would recommend this property

Liked: Inner city location, cool decor and building. very helpful staff

Disliked: Ada left no negative feedback.

74.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 100%

Customer review

09 August 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: You really get value for money at this hostel. Hot showers 24 hours, come and go as you like, nice breakfast and a clean guest kitchen. Only drawbacks are that there are no shower changing rooms. Since there's no curfew either you may have to work something out regarding the lights on/off in the room.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

71.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 20%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

John MacVarish

08 August 2008 John would recommend this property

Liked: a renovated courthouse, it offers a feel like no other. the receptionists were helpful and accomodating and the hostel is quite large.

Disliked: John left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Customer review

08 August 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: clean and relaxed great location between angel and camden

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

08 August 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Newly renovated, cool court house with nice, vibrant-coloured, clean rooms and very helpful staff. :)

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

60.0%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 40% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 80%

Graham Houston

07 August 2008

Liked: cheap

Disliked: Graham left no negative feedback.

68.6%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

07 August 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Was everything you needed except no laundry facilities plus it needs a better community room to chill. The guy we checked in with could have been nicer

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Chloe Casswell

05 August 2008 Chloe would recommend this property

Liked: good location, the place has character but the showers are blastingly hot and theres no way to adjust the temperature

Disliked: Chloe left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

05 August 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great atmosphere.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Seth Footring

02 August 2008 Seth would recommend this property

Liked: The builiding was well nice, converted courthouse and the facilities were newish. Nice staff.

Disliked: Seth left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Customer review

01 August 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Nice clean rooms, friendly staff, relaxed neighboorhood.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

19 July 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The fact that it was once a court house and that the signage has been left - it adds character to the place

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

71.4%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 40% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Customer review

17 July 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Clean bed and linen!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

14 July 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Clean and friendly place to stay, good tube access.Staff were more than welcome to help with directions

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

74.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 40%

Customer review

14 July 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The location and the charactor of the biulding.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

71.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 40%

Ken MacLauchlan

14 July 2008 Ken would recommend this property

Liked: Characterful building, clean. However price seemed higher on hostelbookers than published behind front desk. Beds missing sheet on mattress. Hostel did not appear to have a social scene.

Disliked: Ken left no negative feedback.


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