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FRESH @ The Steam Engine, Waterloo

Hostel | 41-42 Cosser St, London, England SE1 7BU

78.9% Overall Rating

313 out of 373 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (18/11/2014)

Kelly Dowbiggin thinks…

"The staff. They were so helpful. We had a mix up with our rooms and Daniel (the bartender/staff on duty) helped us sort it out. He was even brave enough to help three girls haul our bags upstairs!…"

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  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Secure lockers
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel USD 8.11

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Important Information

Please note that we cannot accept bookings for guests under the age of 18 years. Valid photo ID is required at check-in. All guests are subject to the house rules of the hostel, guests may be removed without refund for unacceptable behaviour. Error in literature maybe corrected by us without liability. We reserve the right to cancel or change bookings at any time.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 14:00
Latest Check-out: 10:30

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to London?

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Anyone travelling with a large group will love this hostel in London. Located in London, FRESH @ The Steam Engine, Waterloo is an ideal choice for anyone looking for a good value break. At just 4 minutes from Lambeth North tube station, a stay at FRESH @ The Steam Engine, Waterloo is very convenient. Stay here and you'll have access to its secure lockers and its bar. FRESH @ The Steam Engine, Waterloo is in an ideal location, just 37 mins walk from London Eye. Read more

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About FRESH @ The Steam Engine, Waterloo

You can see from our photos and previous guest reviews and comments that we are a highly rated,
guest focused backpacker’s hostel that provides quality, clean and secure accommodation combined
with award winning guest services so you can rest assured when staying with us.

Value for Money Services and Facilities Include:
FREE – Use of In room Security Lockers (Bring your own padlock)
FREE- Daily Continental Breakfast, Served 7am – 9am
FREE- Luggage Storage, prior to Check In time or after Check out time
FREE - Bed Linens, Fluffy Duvet and Pillow (Bring your own towel)
FREE – London Walking Tour
FREE- 10% Discount in the Bar

£7.95 Pizza Available 24 hours a day
Hair Dryer and Straightener (For a Fee)
Adapters (For a Fee)
24 Hour Security and Reception

24 Hour Bar- You can meet people from all over the world in our bar downstairs which has three
event nights weekly and offers great happy hour specials. We also screen live sporting events from
around the world on our big screens including NHL, NBA, AFL, NRL, NFL, CFL, Cricket, Olympics,
Formula 1, World Rally Championships, English Premier League etc.

If you arrive early we can store your baggage free of charge in our luggage storage until check in
time also when you check out you can leave your bags in our luggage storage for free until you are
ready to leave.

Please note that we only accept guests aged 18 years old and above, we strictly enforce this policy
and every guest must present valid photo government issued ID on check in. Foreign Nationals must
have EU Identity Cards or Passports. We enforce NO ID, NO STAY, NO EXCEPTIONS.

Accommodation Information

We offer a selection of mixed dorm rooms in 9 or 12 bed configurations, which offer you the
opportunity to mix with other travelers.

Our rooms are cleaned daily, with an In room security locker for each guest to use. Rooms are
secured with coded locks, allowing you to come and go as you please whilst ensuring your room is

There are shared bathroom, toilet and shower facilities on each floor which are kept clean and tidy
by our dedicated staff to ensure they are fresh 24/7.

Location Information

We are located in Zone 1 making access to all London has to offer extremely simple

5 min walk or 1 tube stop and you are at London Waterloo Station

15 min walk or a short bus ride to London Bridge, London Tower (show case of the Crown Jewels), and London Walking Bridge

15 min walk or very short bus ride the other way to Westminster Abbey, Parliament, Big Ben, and Buckingham Palace and of course the London Eye which you can see from the pub.

Easy tube or bus ride into SOHO night life, shopping, and all that downtown has to offer.

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