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Reviews of The Walrus Waterloo

Hostel | 172 Westminster Bridge Road, London, England SE1 7RW

90.1% Overall Rating

1678 out of 1826 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (21/03/2015)

Antonella Dolce Brazzuna thinks…

"Everything. Excellent attention from staff. very helpful and kind. Safe, well located, free breakfast. pub downstairs. lovely!"

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Facilities

  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Secure lockers
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Bicycle hire
  • Late check-out

Purchasable Extras

  • Luggage Room USD 1.52
  • Towel USD 1.52

What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Important Information

please ring in advance if likely to arrive during our closed reception times 23:30pm to 7.00am If your booking is over GBP 175.00 the Walrus Hostel may contact you to arrange the payment for the first night in advance. Failure to reply the Walrus Hostel e-mail or complete the first night payment if required, your booking may be cancelled NOTICE: Before you make any bookings be aware that we do not accept people under 18 years old in any of the shared dorms. Under aged people can stay in private rooms only if accompanied by a legal guardian.

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90.1%

Overall Rating

1678 out of 1826 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'The Walrus Waterloo'

Atmosphere
94.4%
Location
92.8%
Facilities
83.2%
Cleanliness
81.6%
Staff
99.2%
Value
88.8%
Safety
90.4%
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77.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Peter Harvey

10 February 2010 Peter would recommend this property

Liked: The property was close to the Bakerloo tube line. The beds were really comfortable and the rooms were surprisingly quiet. The kitchen is fairly large but not particularly well stocked (re utensils etc) but good enough.

Disliked: Peter left no negative feedback.

22.9%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 20% Facilities - 20% Safety - 20%
Location - 20% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 20%

Customer review

09 February 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very nice and helpful staff.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

09 February 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the staff went out there way to helps me with information about london, they may not have a pc for customers to use but i asked David if i could print my flight details and he was more than happy to let me use his printer in the office,very close to the main sites of london, Big ben London eye and the main center of london was only a 15 min walks

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Audrey Madsen

08 February 2010 Audrey would recommend this property

Liked: Dave was so helpful, always had tips for us about the city, what was going on, what to do, etc. Great atmosphere, so much fun, would definitely recommend it!!

Disliked: Audrey left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

01 February 2010

Liked: Nice location, unbeatable price (14£/night). But very ugly toilets, no elevator and ugly lights in the room.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

25 January 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It is really close to the city centre.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

24 January 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Good location, main attractions are in walking distance.The room interior is not good, old and unpleasant.Trains runs overnight and a bit noisy.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Ana Vergeer

22 January 2010 Ana would recommend this property

Liked: I really liked my stay, the staff is very helpful and the beds are very comfortable. The only thing that might be improved is the fact that there are no maps of London available at the hostel.

Disliked: Ana left no negative feedback.

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

Dahiana Erlich

21 January 2010 Dahiana would recommend this property

Liked: The ubication, the friendliness...

Disliked: Dahiana left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

15 January 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Really nice staff, they let us have breakfast the first day we arrived. They helped us out alot with things to see in London. Would definitely stay there again.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

14 January 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great location

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

12 January 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the location is really good despite the fact that it is next to a railway, which might be a bit noisy for some people.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Craig Rye

10 January 2010 Craig would recommend this property

Liked: Lovely place. I had an awful days traveling. Managed to get to London victoria, walked to the hostel easily, was met by friendly staff, warm bed, free Wifi, good breakfast, and everything else you'd expect. personly now my favourite hostel. Simple but excelent

Disliked: Craig left no negative feedback.

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

Christina Simmons

09 January 2010 Christina would recommend this property

Liked: good location, friendly staff, very clean and a kitchen was available for cooking. would stay there again.

Disliked: Christina left no negative feedback.

42.9%
Atmosphere - 20% Staff - 80% Facilities - 20% Safety - 40%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 40%

George Cannella

09 January 2010

Liked: The location was very good. It was close to Waterloo Station. However, the section where the hostel was located was a little sketchy.

Disliked: George left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

08 January 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: good value for money.breakfast included...

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Dawn Dean

06 January 2010 Dawn would recommend this property

Liked: Located very near 24-hr shop for food/alcohol, ATM, and bus/train stops. Great to have a kitchen/fridge. Towels appreciated! Hot showers are on the 2nd floor ("3rd" for Americans), and the wonderfully spacious one behind the grey door were also well enjoyed. :) -- I was surprised to learn the "day room" would/could become a bedroom, but that's just one of the interesting bits of this pub's converted rooms!

Disliked: Dawn left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 40%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Customer review

06 January 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: excelent location

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Rachel Palmer

05 January 2010 Rachel would recommend this property

Liked: Excellent location, really helpful and friendly staff.

Disliked: Rachel left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

04 January 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: I advise this hostel

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Joe Zeiger

03 January 2010 Joe would recommend this property

Liked: A great place to meet people and have some fun. There is a bar on the ground floor. Breakfast is good and has a variety. As the other comments suggest, Dave is very helpful. Wear earplugs at night as the only drawback is the nearby trains which produce a tremendous amount of noise.

Disliked: Joe left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

02 January 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Super Atmosphäre, nur eine Tube-Station vom London Eye und Big Ben entfernt, ist von den meisten Zimmern sogar zu sehen :-)

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

02 January 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: atmosphäre

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

31 December 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Quiet,Ambience,Clean,friendly and helpfull staff

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Kimberly Cochrane

31 December 2009 Kimberly would recommend this property

Liked: Dave is a great host willing to help out with anything that will make your stay more comfortable. The bar is nice a friendly.

Disliked: Kimberly left no negative feedback.


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