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Reviews of ABERCORN HOUSE HOSTEL

Hostel | 28 Bute Gardens, Hammersmith, London, England W67DS

79.2% Overall Rating

673 out of 792 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (20/02/2015)

Andrea Hoffer thinks…

"Staff was friendly. It was really close to the Hammersmith underground. I was by myself and everything was fine. But I suppose I was skittish in big unfamiliar City by myself. My room was clean and…"

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Facilities

  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Washing machines
  • Elevator / lift(s)

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

Important Information

Cash only accepted upon arrival.

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79.2%

Overall Rating

673 out of 792 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'ABERCORN HOUSE HOSTEL'

Atmosphere
69.6%
Location
88.8%
Facilities
72.8%
Cleanliness
84.8%
Staff
69.6%
Value
84.8%
Safety
84.0%
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80.0%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 40% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

05 December 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It was very well located. Not too far from the city center and serviced by 3 very good tube lines, Circle, District, and Piccadilly. Also, the hostel itself was very clean. The housekeeping staff were especially friendly as well.

Disliked: We tried to check in early at around 7AM however we were told that we had to pay for another night.

62.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 40% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 60%

Lucie Susova

With friends / other travellers

Partying / nightlife
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

05 December 2012 Lucie would recommend this property

Liked: Great location, nice and clean rooms and kitchen.

Disliked: Terrible toilets, dirty and uncomfortable showers.

The property's response is...

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

Melissa Dura

Alone

City break
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture
Visiting friends or family

03 December 2012 Melissa would recommend this property

Liked: It was very clean. The beds were extremely comfortable and I was impressed with the complementary shower gel and soap. The staff were quite friendly. Good value for money and excellent for anyone wanting a cheap overnight stay.

Disliked: N/A

51.4%
Atmosphere - 20% Staff - 20% Facilities - 40% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

26 November 2012

Liked: The location is excellent.

Disliked: The staff is unfriendly. The receptionist is sitting behind a thick glass like in prison's visisting area.Awkard mental house atmoshpere and smell.

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

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year
City break
Events / festivals
Partying / nightlife
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

26 November 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: location, cleanliness,safety (we stayed in double deluxe room on groundfloor and it was great-basic, but everything we needed)

Disliked: n/a

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

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break
Partying / nightlife
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture
Visiting friends or family

24 November 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great location, very clean rooms and other facilities. Friendly and helpful staff.

Disliked: No free Wifi and the cleaning could be noisy in the morning ;)

45.7%
Atmosphere - 20% Staff - 20% Facilities - 20% Safety - 60%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

22 November 2012

Liked: cleanliness

Disliked: unfriendly environment, no lift, no internet

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

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

18 November 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very clean bathrooms and showers. Also the rooms were up to date and clean. Hammersmith tube station is just down the road. Can really recommend the private two person room!

Disliked: There was construction going on on Saturday morning.

40.0%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 20% Safety - 20%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 20%

joga bains

Alone

Business / conference
Events / festivals
Work / volunteering

15 November 2012 joga would recommend this property

Liked: very clean - rooms and beds clean showers clean enough to have a shower in! toilets clean I have this fixation with cleaniness

Disliked: you can only pay with cash - no credit card machine - which is a bit disappointing.

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

Flavio Zuffa

With my spouse / partner

City break
Romantic getaway
Sightseeing & culture

09 November 2012 Flavio would recommend this property

Liked: PRICE, position

Disliked: Flavio left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

City break

09 November 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Clean, freshly renovated, Big room, nice kittchen, towls and soap included, over all nearly perfect

Disliked: No Toilette paper and a hair in the sower and in the bed but except that very very clean

88.6%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 40% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Business / conference

07 November 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Clean and spacious. beds comfortable. location 1 minute to hammersmith.

Disliked: communal showers. not sue if there was a shower and toilet room for female only. showers are warm but not hot.

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

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Events / festivals

05 November 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Large bedroom (double) with table and personal fridge, toilet paper, shower gel, soap and clean towel. Clean sheets, we stay 3 nights and the sheets was changed once during the stay, really great! All accomodation for cooking. Helpful staff

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

45.7%
Atmosphere - 20% Staff - 20% Facilities - 40% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 20%

William Parker

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

04 November 2012

Liked: Not a lot

Disliked: Showers are terrible - No temperature control so some are too hot, some are too cold, and the goldilocks shower doesn't exist. Also there is nowhere to hang your towel/clothes while showering and you need to push the button to keep the shower on every 20 seconds. Internet is not free - 1 pound per hour. Given the price of rooms, this should be free. Presence of kitchens is a nice change, but there seems little point as pots and pans are not provided, and few people carry their own. Beds were poorly made, and the cleaners barge into your room at 9am on a sunday. Unfriendly staff and no atmosphere whatsoever. I would advise staying at St. Christophers Hammersmith or Queen Elizabeth over in Fulham instead.

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

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

04 November 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: rooms were recently modernized

Disliked: the matresses were a little to soft the noice from the stairway is heared in the room

68.6%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 40% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Hsien-Wen Wu

Alone

City break

28 October 2012 Hsien-Wen would recommend this property

Liked: good location, only 5 minutes walking distance to the underground station. The room and bed is clean and quite comfortable. There is a fridge in the room, which is quite handy.

Disliked: no door hanger in the shower room and the water is a bit too cold.

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

MURAT GENCER

With friends / other travellers

City break

24 October 2012 MURAT would recommend this property

Liked: It is just a few steps away from Hammersmith Metro Station. The location is very good. There are lots of restaurants and cafes and very big Tesco that you can go and eat, drink, dine and make shopping. While it is in second area and it is just a few stations away from 1st area of London. It is very clean and quite. Besides paying a lot of money to dirty hotels couples and friends could stay in Abercorn hostel's double or twin rooms for a reasonable prize and could enjoy its very clean and splendid rooms.

Disliked: MURAT left no negative feedback.

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

Alejadro De Villa

With my spouse / partner

Work / volunteering

22 October 2012 Alejadro would recommend this property

Liked: The hostel is always clean.

Disliked: Nothing.

45.7%
Atmosphere - 20% Staff - 20% Facilities - 40% Safety - 60%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 40%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

City break

21 October 2012

Liked: It was clean

Disliked: The staff was really unfriendly!! They didn't say a word they only lookes at their computers even when we stand in front off them. There as work going on in the hostel they started really early in the morning even in the weekend en the staff didn't find it necessary to inform us, they only lookes at their computer, again... The shower was terrible way to hot!!!!! It was a bit noisy take your airplugs

68.6%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Antoine Grech

With my spouse / partner

Shopping
Sightseeing & culture
Visiting friends or family

17 October 2012 Antoine would recommend this property

Liked: Good location and good 24/7 coffee shop and reception

Disliked: Doors in corridors are horrible to open and keep them open. Also shower could have been better with a flexible shower tap

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

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Work / volunteering

17 October 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very very spotless, well turned out! Free upgrade to private bathroom. Room included cutlery, crockery, large fridge, towels and toilettries! Small cafe selling drinks and snacks as well as supplies e.g pot noodles, milk and sandwich kits and seemed to be open all night! Very helpful staff and brilliant location, less than 5 minute walk to underground, high st and Hammersmith Apollo!

Disliked: Very very white and no.carpets so very echoey throughout (that includes the whispers of the late nighters across the hostel) although considering it's a 200 + room hostel very quiet! Could do with a tv and kettle in private rooms for the premium ;p

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

MARTIN folwell

Alone

Work / volunteering

14 October 2012 MARTIN would recommend this property

Liked: this is the cleanest most modern hostel i have stayed in

Disliked: MARTIN left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Business / conference

09 October 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Clean, fresh and modern. Shower wasn't amazing and I had to go to ATM as you can only pay by cash, but great location for a solid price in Central London. Would stay there again!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

As a family with children

Family Holiday
Sightseeing & culture
Visiting friends or family

07 October 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location to heathrow + downtown

Disliked: Nil

20.0%
Atmosphere - 20% Staff - 20% Facilities - 20% Safety - 20%
Location - 20% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 20%

robert porter

Alone

Work / volunteering

06 October 2012

Liked: The fact I don't have to stay another night

Disliked: The staff are most unhelpful. Dishonest. And unfriendly


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