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

83.7% Overall Rating

3315 out of 3888 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (15/04/2014)

Callum Swansborough thinks…

"Great atmosphere! Not too far from King's Cross station, but the walk after a long day can take forever."

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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 3.36

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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83.7%

Overall Rating

3315 out of 3888 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Clink78'

Atmosphere
85.6%
Location
88.0%
Facilities
81.6%
Cleanliness
81.6%
Staff
88.0%
Value
80.0%
Safety
80.8%
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88.6%
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sandra huvenne-james

25 May 2008 sandra would recommend this property

Liked: Intresting, new, clean..

Disliked: sandra left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 40%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Customer review

25 May 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Clean and central

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

25 May 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: such a cute concept...could see aspects of old courthouse in the internet & tv rooms...close to the underground, although the directions to get to the hostel were a little confusing at first.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

24 May 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Price

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

54.3%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 60% Facilities - 40% Safety - 20%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 40%

Customer review

24 May 2008

Liked: The bathroom facilities were clean, and the breakfast was adequate and welcome

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

51.4%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 20% Facilities - 60% Safety - 40%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Customer review

22 May 2008

Liked: The location

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

65.7%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 40% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

21 May 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Il est extrêment bien situé (près de la station King's Cross où passe 6 lignes différentes!) et est relativement propre mais reste tout de même cher par rapport a la qualité du service. autre avantages non négligable pour les fêtards : pas d'heure limite de retour le soir.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Andrew Symes

21 May 2008 Andrew would recommend this property

Liked: Location, price and cleanliness

Disliked: Andrew left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

20 May 2008

Liked: The location is good if you are coming by plane to every airport. So closed to St Pancrass King's Cross metro station. The kitchen is sooo big and we used everynight for cooking (CHEAP OPCION)

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

20 May 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The security and the ease in which I came and went

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

57.1%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 80% Facilities - 40% Safety - 40%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 80%

Sascha Luyckx

19 May 2008

Liked: low price, good location

Disliked: Sascha left no negative feedback.

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

Amanda Monaco

19 May 2008 Amanda would recommend this property

Liked: being an old courthouse gave some character, and the bed pods were an interesting way to sleep...

Disliked: Amanda left no negative feedback.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 40%

Antonio Giannattasio

19 May 2008 Antonio would recommend this property

Liked: Location good.

Disliked: Antonio left no negative feedback.

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

Alessandro Foletto

18 May 2008 Alessandro would recommend this property

Liked: the location and the building

Disliked: Alessandro left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

17 May 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: this place is ridiculus - very fast pace, there is always something going on, but yet the staff are very helpful. there was a little mix up with bed selection, but that was sorta fixed for us!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

16 May 2008

Liked: Clean

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

janneke hazelaar

16 May 2008

Liked: The fact that the building is an old court, the staff

Disliked: janneke left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

16 May 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: neat building, excellent staff

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

15 May 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Clean, near the tube

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 60% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

14 May 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Modern hostel in a very interesting Victorian building, strategically located when arriving to London by Eurostar and very close to most interesting places in London

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

14 May 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great hostel. Very clean. We were in a private room for two... the only problem was that there was no locker, no closet. But there was a sink in the rrom. The showers and bathrooms were clean. Would def. reccomend this hostel to people.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

13 May 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: very good location, friendly staff

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Páll Daníelsson

13 May 2008 Páll would recommend this property

Liked: The chicks and the dudes

Disliked: Páll left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

13 May 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: I did NOT like the long queue at breakfast.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

13 May 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: cheap

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.


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