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Reviews of Clink78

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

83.9% Overall Rating

3424 out of 4006 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 access in public areas
  • 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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Group of 15 or more traveling to London?

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83.9%

Overall Rating

3424 out of 4006 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Clink78'

Atmosphere
86.4%
Location
86.4%
Facilities
76.8%
Cleanliness
76.8%
Staff
92.8%
Value
84.8%
Safety
83.2%
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71.4%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
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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.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 40%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

13 July 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: good location, very clean, helpfull and friendly staff, great breakfast

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

62.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Elisabet Fahlstedt

10 July 2008

Liked: The location

Disliked: Elisabet left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

08 July 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The location was good, and the common rooms were all really cool. The fact that the building used to be a court house really added to the atmosphere.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Barbara Giambi

08 July 2008 Barbara would recommend this property

Liked: The hostel was really clean and it was in good position, close to the underground

Disliked: Barbara left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

06 July 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: lively coloursdynamic atmosphere

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Haroon Iqbal

06 July 2008 Haroon would recommend this property

Liked: liked clean beds and linen, good location, didn't like the fact that there was one storage room for all bags and the lack of free internet.

Disliked: Haroon left no negative feedback.

60.0%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 100% Facilities - 40% Safety - 20%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Stephen Meehan

04 July 2008 Stephen would recommend this property

Liked: Location

Disliked: Stephen left no negative feedback.

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

Arturo Ramos

03 July 2008 Arturo would recommend this property

Liked: The cleanliness, the location and the atmosphere.

Disliked: Arturo left no negative feedback.

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

Laurent STRAUSS

02 July 2008 Laurent would recommend this property

Liked: Clean but a little bit far from the center

Disliked: Laurent left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

02 July 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very clean and good location

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Hannah Bode

01 July 2008 Hannah would recommend this property

Liked: The breakfast is good, the staff is very helpful, and the location is great. I never felt unsafe.

Disliked: Hannah left no negative feedback.

42.9%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 40% Facilities - 40% Safety - 40%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 40%

Customer review

01 July 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the place for the temporary location for the luggage before you went for the tour in the earlier moring, then you don't have to rush back to move the luggage until you cmae back from the tour in london at late night.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Toni Teasdale

30 June 2008

Disliked: Toni left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

30 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The aspect of the hostel, the good rate of cleanliness, the location an my room

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

60.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 40% Facilities - 40% Safety - 60%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Keaton Hulme-Jones

30 June 2008 Keaton would recommend this property

Liked: Price, people, character, facilities.

Disliked: Keaton left no negative feedback.

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

Pierre-Alexandre Menard

29 June 2008 Pierre-Alexandre would recommend this property

Liked: It was downright amazing. It was my first Hostel ever and it was clean, well placed, honestand fun place and the staff were very useful and patient with my lost self. I'd recommend to anyone.

Disliked: Pierre-Alexandre left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

29 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The free breakfast was very convienent. The beds were comfortable and warm and the locker space was very good.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

maddalena dasdia

29 June 2008 maddalena would recommend this property

Liked: clearness and location

Disliked: maddalena left no negative feedback.

68.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 100%
Location - 20% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 40%

Ivor Sweeney

27 June 2008

Liked: friendly staff

Disliked: Ivor left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

26 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the rooms

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

26 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: I liked the rooms

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.


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