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Arsenal Tavern Backpackers Hostel

175 Blackstock Road, London, England

69% Overall Rating 330 out of 439 customers would recommend this property based on 439 reviews

Atmosphere 70%

Cleanliness 62%

Facilities 66%

Location 69%

Safety 70%

Staff 76%

Value 71%

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What's Included

  • Linen


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • Adaptors
  • Bar
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Postal Service
  • Restaurant
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Steam room
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast 4.99USD
  • Towel 6.24USD

Important Information


Reception is open from 08:00 until 00.00. If you are arriving outside of this time you must email us. (24 hour access after check in).

***We only accept a passport or equivalent travel document as proof of identity to check in and do not allow London locals to stay***

**£10 cash deposit for keys and late check outs**

We are a youth hostel for ages 18 to 35 and we reserve the right to refuse admission at our discretion.

We may charge your credit/debit card in full before arrival for all bookings. If we cannot take payment your reservation may be cancelled.

Cancellations and changes to bookings can only be made by email 48 hours before check in.

No Shows and late cancellations will be charged the full amount of the booking.

Two week maximum stay at this hostel

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00


  • Age Restriction
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to London?

Contact us directly

Map and Directions


The closest Underground Station are Arsenal Station & Finsbury Park Station. Hostel is just 5 mins walk from either stations.
From Finsbury Park Tube Station, Take exit towrads Station Place/ Buses, Cross over to Barclays Bank & turn left u will walk past Tesco's, 99p store, Subway etc etc... & then take the 1st right, walk down the Blackstock Road and our hostel is along the road on the left.

From Arsenal Tube Station, take the exit turn left & walk down Gillespie Road, which connects to Blackstock Road. You will see the Hostel on the opposite corner to your left
From Heathrow Airport.
Take the Piccadilly Line all the way to Finsbury Park Tube Station or Arsenal Tube station.

From Gatwick Airport:
First Capital Connect trains will take you straight to St Pancras Station. Change here for Piccadilly Line to Finsbury Park Station or Arsenal Station.

From Stansted Airport:
BY BUS-Terravision Buses OR BY TRAIN-Stansted Express both of them will take you to Liverpool St. Station & from here transfer to the Underground and take the Metropolitan Line to King’s Cross St Pancras tube station & change for Piccadilly Line all the way to Arsenal station.

From Luton Airport:
BY BUS-Easybus or Green Line Coach will take you to Baker St Station & BY TRAIN-Luton Express will bring you to Paddington Station from there take the tube to King’s Cross St Pancras Tube Station. Change there for Piccadilly Line all the way to Arsenal Station.

From Victoria Coach and Train Stations:
Take the Underground, Victoria Line towards Finsbury Park Tube Station.

Once you reached Finsbury Park or Arsenal Station, kindly follow the directions above.

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