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Reviews of Arsenal Tavern Backpackers London Hostel

175 Blackstock Road, London, England

Atmosphere 69%

Cleanliness 63%

Facilities 67%

Location 68%

Safety 70%

Staff 78%

Value 71%

What's Included

  • Linen

Facilities

  • 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 5.27USD
  • Towel 6.59USD

Important Information

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

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 24 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: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to London?

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Atmosphere 69%

Cleanliness 63%

Facilities 67%

Location 68%

Safety 70%

Staff 78%

Value 71%

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Anonymous
06 Mar 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: This is a great hostel.The breakfast was good and the rooms were clean.

Disliked: Nothing

Customer would recommend this property


The property's response is

Hello and thanks for the great review, we hope to see you again someday! Take care.

86% Overall Rating
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86% Overall Rating

Anonymous
21 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Work / volunteering

Liked: ...

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Customer would recommend this property

77% Overall Rating
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77% Overall Rating

Anonymous
20 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Events / festivals

Liked: Nice and quiet. Near to the tube.

Disliked: The bedding is a bit poor. Mattresses are very thin.

Customer would recommend this property


The property's response is

Hello and thank you for the review. Your comments about the mattresses has been noted. We hope you still had a great stay. Take care.

80% Overall Rating
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80% Overall Rating

Anonymous
20 Dec 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Shopping, Sightseeing & culture

Liked: good

Disliked: good

Customer would recommend this property

77% Overall Rating
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77% Overall Rating

Anonymous
05 Sep 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Visiting friends or family

Liked: Staff was friendly and helpful

Disliked: Leeks showers not much spent on Maintenance

Customer would recommend this property

89% Overall Rating
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89% Overall Rating

Anonymous
24 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Work / volunteering

Liked: Very big and nice lobby and free breakfasts

Disliked: Showers, dirty and unrepaired

Customer would recommend this property

69% Overall Rating
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69% Overall Rating

Anonymous
21 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break

Liked: Location. We were primarily interested in visiting football clubs in the city, so arsenal was a good location!

Disliked: Cramped toilet and shower facilities.

Customer would recommend this property

46% Overall Rating
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46% Overall Rating

Anonymous
19 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break, Shopping, Sightseeing & culture

Liked: Location and atmosphere

Disliked: Most of the facilities are old or not working

54% Overall Rating
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54% Overall Rating

Anonymous
18 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Visiting friends or family

Liked: It was cheap

Disliked: There should, a point at cooking facilities for people to bits and bobs of food so it doesn't go to waste.Kitchen area untidy and fridge ! Room for improvement

Customer would recommend this property

46% Overall Rating
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46% Overall Rating

Anonymous
17 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Work / volunteering

Liked: The location from Arsenal station is good, with great access to the local sites.

Disliked: Everything else, pretty much. Will not be staying here again.

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