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

84.5% Overall Rating

3379 out of 3958 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (24/07/2014)

Tanja Hain thinks…

"Some of the staff members were really nice, helpful and communicative. The style/ atmosphere of the old building turned into a modern place was also pleasant."

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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 3.40

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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84.5%

Overall Rating

3379 out of 3958 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Clink78'

Atmosphere
88.0%
Location
87.2%
Facilities
80.0%
Cleanliness
76.8%
Staff
88.0%
Value
86.4%
Safety
84.8%
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Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 40% Facilities - 20% Safety - 40%
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Pedro Luís

23 June 2008

Liked: only thing nice is cleaningness and modern aspect. very crowded, amazingly small acommodations and bathrooms (could not move inside rooms), terrible bathing sistems with only very hot water option non regulated and again ridiculus small space to move around

Disliked: Pedro left no negative feedback.

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

Antti Kaipainen

23 June 2008 Antti would recommend this property

Liked: The location, atmosphere and the building, which was really beautiful. The red colour in the rooms was the only negative thing.

Disliked: Antti left no negative feedback.

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

MUGE GOKDENIZ

23 June 2008 MUGE would recommend this property

Liked: Location,24 hour reception, friendly staff

Disliked: MUGE left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 20% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Emma Lee

22 June 2008 Emma would recommend this property

Liked: The staff at the front desk was unbelievably nice and helpful - definitely made a good impression! It seemed like everything was newly renovated so all the facilities were very new and clean.

Disliked: Emma left no negative feedback.

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

JAVIER MAFFUCCI

21 June 2008 JAVIER would recommend this property

Liked: super clean friendly staff wonderful & cheap internet

Disliked: JAVIER left no negative feedback.

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

xiaoyan chen

19 June 2008 xiaoyan would recommend this property

Liked: cleanliness

Disliked: xiaoyan left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 40%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

19 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Cleanliness

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

60.0%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 80% Facilities - 20% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 20%

Customer review

19 June 2008

Liked: with breakfast and drink water

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

18 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: clean rooms and free breakfast

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Juan Echeverría Lecumberri

17 June 2008 Juan would recommend this property

Liked: location and breakfast

Disliked: Juan left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

16 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the place

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

16 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: How clean it was kept and the staff were very friendly

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

15 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location was a big bonus

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Julia Danker

15 June 2008

Liked: It was pretty clean.

Disliked: Julia left no negative feedback.

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

Brian Little

13 June 2008 Brian would recommend this property

Liked: The unique building was a plus: the original rooms on the main floor were nicely done. Good range and mix of people staying there. A bit more ventilation would be nice, but it is a hostel...

Disliked: Brian left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

13 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: 24 h reception

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Ellie Dee

11 June 2008 Ellie would recommend this property

Liked: Fab staff, very helpful and great to talk to.Kitchen facilities are fantastic. Location is not ideal, though tube is only 5 min walk.

Disliked: Ellie left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

11 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It was clean and cheap. There was a hot girl working the receptions. I think she was French, but the place she told me to eat fish and chips was crap, or maybe I just didnt find the right place.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Allison Liwanag

11 June 2008 Allison would recommend this property

Liked: Really friendly staff and the history of the location were terrific.

Disliked: Allison left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

11 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: I like the room system and the location of the hostel

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Kate Graham

10 June 2008 Kate would recommend this property

Liked: Great atmosphere & easy walking distance from Kings Cross Tube!

Disliked: Kate left no negative feedback.

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

Ana Candida Cardoso

10 June 2008 Ana Candida would recommend this property

Liked: stuffs, the location, rroms and breakfast

Disliked: Ana Candida left no negative feedback.

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

Asta Klimaviciene

08 June 2008 Asta would recommend this property

Liked: Unique place - sleeping in what used to be a police cell, browsing Internet sitting in a judge's seat or witness-box :)Good location, basic & clean rooms. Recommended for young people looking for budget accommodation.

Disliked: Asta left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

08 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: kitchen space and facilities, how some of the existing courthouse decor has been kept and implemented (one of the best aspects), modern working appliances

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Peter Tsuma

07 June 2008 Peter would recommend this property

Liked: the location room decor comfortable funiture including beds friendly and helpful staff

Disliked: Peter left no negative feedback.


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