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Reviews of ABERCORN HOUSE HOSTEL

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

79.3% Overall Rating

725 out of 857 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (13/08/2015)

Rianne Laros thinks…

"Location is good in a quiet neighbourhood and close to Hammersmith tube and bus stations. Although, they are building a property next door so you do get building noise but that's not the hostel's…"

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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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79.3%

Overall Rating

725 out of 857 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'ABERCORN HOUSE HOSTEL'

Atmosphere
74.4%
Location
87.2%
Facilities
75.2%
Cleanliness
84.0%
Staff
74.4%
Value
79.2%
Safety
80.8%
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91.4%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

14 November 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The location, the hostel was clean and shiny.

Disliked: The curtains did not work and they where not fixed during our stay.

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

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

City break

14 November 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It was a really lovely stay. After reading some reviews I was unsure so I rang the lovely receptionist who reassured me. He was right to do so. Girls need to bring conditioner thought as they only provide shampoo. Belongings and rooms are also kept safe. The beds are really comfy. Great value for money & the night receptionist was lovely.

Disliked: Nothing

74.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 40%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

13 November 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Nice hostel. The beds were confortable, there was hot water at any time and the toilets were regularly cleanned.

Disliked: Locks are not available, so the all stuff has to be left in the room...this is really a point where improvement has to be made.

71.4%
Atmosphere - 20% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Events / festivals

28 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Clean

Disliked: Sharing rooms with strangers

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

Customer review

Alone

Business / conference

27 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Clean bathrooms and kitchens

Disliked: The timed lights in the bathroom kept shutting off while I showered and were not easy to turn back on.

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

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

26 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Secure private room with bathroom. TV room is great.

Disliked: No free wifi in lobby.

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

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Work / volunteering

25 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: fantastic

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

57.1%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 60%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break

22 October 2013

Liked: location

Disliked: rooms

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

Laura Bazile

Alone

Business / conference

22 October 2013 Laura would recommend this property

Liked: Location is absolutely perfect.

Disliked: n/a

71.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Romantic getaway

18 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very convenient and value for money compared to other london hostels.

Disliked: Biological washing powder used on sheets.

34.3%
Atmosphere - 20% Staff - 20% Facilities - 40% Safety - 20%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 40%

Customer review

Alone

Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

16 October 2013

Liked: The moment when I finally left.

Disliked: Staff is very unfriendly. Check in is literally 2 words just thrown over to the guest. Check out same, no smile, no thank you, nothing. They gave me a hand written receipt which makes me feel like I am at a very cheap place. Doors are sooo noisy, toilets dirty and so on.

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

Customer review

Alone

Work / volunteering

14 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Has everything you need and nothing you don't.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Romantic getaway

12 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great location, clean rooms, fridge

Disliked: Small rooms, noise, thin walls

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

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

07 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Nice room and people

Disliked: Nothing

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

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

City break

07 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The location is a bit far from the city center, but London is so huge ! The very good point is the connexion with the tube (Picadilly Line to come from St Pancras) and bus lines (9 and 10). Our room was clean, and there were some stuffs to eat, and a fridge in !

Disliked: Just a think : a hook in shower would be a must, because showers are clean, but there is no space to put our stuff...

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

Stacey Coffin

With friends / other travellers

Business / conference
Shopping
Visiting friends or family

07 October 2013 Stacey would recommend this property

Liked: Clean, great location. Fridge in room.

Disliked: No wifi

68.6%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 20% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture
Visiting friends or family

02 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The showers and toilettes were very clean and confo roortable. I like the fact that the fridge was inside the room.

Disliked: The reception wasn't very kind, and the towel's change wasn't often enough in my opinion. Only 1 time in 5 days.

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

Basu Sharma

With friends / other travellers

City break
Partying / nightlife
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

30 September 2013 Basu would recommend this property

Liked: Its location. It was very near to Tube station and a nice localtiy.

Disliked: Hostel staff was not much bothered about how customers are feeling.

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

Customer review

Alone

Business / conference

30 September 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great location, very close to Hammersmith underground. Clean and modern inside.

Disliked: No free wifi. Only hot taps in the bathroom. Chairs in the tv room are not comfortable at all, no where to sit and lounge.

65.7%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

26 September 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: 干净,比较安静,在居民区里面,进来要先拐进一个巷子。但是离地铁站还算进,大概走路十分钟不到。但是离市中心略远了点。staff很nice。设施还可以,有床上用品和毛巾,还有餐具。。。有厨房可以用。bathroom很干净。总体来说还不错。

Disliked: 离市中心略远,没有吹风筒。

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

Customer review

Alone

Business / conference

20 September 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Noce and clean an quiet

Disliked: No iron

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

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year

15 September 2013

Liked: Refrigerator in room.

Disliked: Abercorn House Hostel London was a horrible experience. No sink in room. Kitchen sink nozzles were overgrown with thick hairy green mold. No chairs, tables, or desks in rooms. The Iraqi front desk staff were profoundly rude from behind their bulletproof glass. Room wasn't ready. Made us wait in hall with luggage for 45 minutes. Windows open to an active construction site. Noise from saws, drills, and garbage dumping runs from 8am-5pm, Saturday included. The courtyard is totally cluttered and trashy with old mattresses, furniture, and assorted rubbish. Internet is not free. Wifi costs £1 for every hour of use. Wifi coverage is spotty and slow. Some sites blocked. They charge £5 for tokens to use the washer/dryer. If you open the dryer door to check on your clothes, it resets your time and they force you to pay again. Even though they could easily give you another token to finish your load, they have zero tolerance for opening the dryer door, despite the fact that there are no postings. They see every occurrence as an up-selling opportunity and charge you more. The lukewarm showers are the type where you push a button for ten seconds of running water. The vibe at the Abercorn hostel London is very negative. Most travelers lay low by staying in their rooms or leaving. The location seems good for the price, but you will easily make up the difference in tube tariffs and additional charges from the hostel. Exterior doors and gates are left open all day and night so any person from the street can walk directly to your room or into the unblocked showers without passing the front desk. Very unsafe.

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

Adrian Pietrzak

With friends / other travellers

Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

13 September 2013 Adrian would recommend this property

Liked: Very clean, nice beds, 24h reception

Disliked: Staff, they could be more friendly,

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

Sothea Stéphanie MEY

With my spouse / partner

City break
Romantic getaway
Sightseeing & culture

20 August 2013 Sothea Stéphanie would recommend this property

Liked: The location was great. The private double room was good, what I expected ans quite clean, with a fridge too. It was quiet too, except for the noisy doors sometimes.

Disliked: The staff could be more friendly and welcoming, but it didn't bother me that much.

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

GIANLUCA SALVITTI

With my spouse / partner

Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

18 August 2013 GIANLUCA would recommend this property

Liked: La posizione è ottima vicinissima alla tube e alla stazione.degli autobus

Disliked: La porta antincendio sempre aperta


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