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

83.5% Overall Rating

3399 out of 3980 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (18/08/2014)

"The hostel was overall good. Good shower facilities, breakfast etc. You get what you pay for. The staff are nice and friendly."

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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 3.32

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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83.5%

Overall Rating

3399 out of 3980 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Clink78'

Atmosphere
87.2%
Location
85.6%
Facilities
79.2%
Cleanliness
76.8%
Staff
92.0%
Value
80.8%
Safety
83.2%
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Juan Echeverría Lecumberri

17 June 2008 Juan would recommend this property

Liked: location and breakfast

Disliked: Juan left no negative feedback.

80.0%
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Customer review

16 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the place

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
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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%
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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%
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Customer review

13 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: 24 h reception

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
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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%
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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%
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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%
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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%
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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%
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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%
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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%
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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.

100.0%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Jeremy Perreault Cote

06 June 2008 Jeremy would recommend this property

Liked: Internet, The location and the staff

Disliked: Jeremy left no negative feedback.

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

Ashley Pavlic

05 June 2008 Ashley would recommend this property

Liked: The hostel is very clean and adequate. The beds are comfortable and each has an individual reading light. A lot of school children stay there. It is not a place to party. Many of the bathrooms and showers are co-ed.

Disliked: Ashley left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

05 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: I like this hostel because is a very clean and have a good rooms.But everytime i didnt find this hostel is a very dificult for you find.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

04 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Convenient and simple

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

03 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Atmosphere, cleanliness and the big big kitchen!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

02 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: cleanliness price/service ratioold court rooms as computer and television rooms.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

31 May 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: - new, cool design of the rooms and the hostel - young staff- good location in city of london

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Joy Castleton

31 May 2008 Joy would recommend this property

Liked: The building

Disliked: Joy left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 100%

Customer review

31 May 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Although sharing large dorms, beds felt quite private due to screens. lockers beneath beds were good, as was the kitchen/diner downstairs. showers were great, although very often men would be showering in the females...

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.


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