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Reviews of ABERCORN HOUSE HOSTEL

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

77.1% Overall Rating

662 out of 781 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (19/01/2015)

Maria Cassar thinks…

"We had a twin bedroom with private bathroom. It room was clean, towel and linen were changed frequently, shower gel was also provided. There re kitchens that could be used as well that were clean as…"

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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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77.1%

Overall Rating

662 out of 781 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'ABERCORN HOUSE HOSTEL'

Atmosphere
68.8%
Location
90.4%
Facilities
68.0%
Cleanliness
84.0%
Staff
64.0%
Value
81.6%
Safety
83.2%
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82.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

City break

31 May 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The indoor shop

Disliked: A bit noisy

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

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

29 May 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Close to subway.

Disliked: No free wifi. More outside the city than anticipated.

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

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Visiting friends or family

28 May 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: clean, nice room size, comfy bed, plenty of shower rooms, toilets and kitchens available.

Disliked: receptionist's altitude can be better

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

Rasool Goya

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

24 May 2013 Rasool would recommend this property

Liked: Management snd cleaning

Disliked: Rasool left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

Alone

City break
Sightseeing & culture

21 May 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Nice and clean bathroom, comfy bed, fridge on the room

Disliked: Noise in corridors at night

74.3%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

20 May 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location to metro station great)

Disliked: Stains on sheets and pillows

71.4%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 40% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Visiting friends or family

20 May 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The location an the prize

Disliked: Some member of staff

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

Laura Piñero Losa

With friends / other travellers

City break

19 May 2013 Laura would recommend this property

Liked: Situation and price

Disliked: Nothing

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

Customer review

Alone

Business / conference

18 May 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great location and extremely cost effective.

Disliked: I saw a couple of cockroaches - or maybe it was the same one...

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

Jennifer mckie

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year
City break
Sightseeing & culture

17 May 2013 Jennifer would recommend this property

Liked: one of the best valued places to stay in London! stayed in manyhostels however thisonewas clean, provided youwith everything you needed, fantastic location (especially ifyou are travelling onto Heathrow or the city) staff are lovely as well.

Disliked: Jennifer left no negative feedback.

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

Christin Chan

Alone

City break

15 May 2013 Christin would recommend this property

Liked: clean room

Disliked: Christin left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Family Holiday
Sightseeing & culture
Visiting friends or family

13 May 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Fridge in the room. Location close to Hammersmith Station.

Disliked: Limited space in room (no chair and small table). Kitchen without tables and chairs.

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

Przemyslaw Sasimowski

With friends / other travellers

Events / festivals
Romantic getaway
Sightseeing & culture

13 May 2013 Przemyslaw would recommend this property

Liked: it was very clean, quiet surroundings, good location, close to the tube,

Disliked: thin walls, doors could be more tight to block noises from corridor

65.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 40%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Partying / nightlife
Visiting friends or family

12 May 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very good room and beds. Good shower. Location is great when arriving from heathrow and easy access to anywhere in town via underground. Good pubs nearby with great beer and good price for lunch, dinner and breakfast.

Disliked: The pillows could be better (too thin). No cleaning of the room everyday. Only money is accepted to pay the reservation on check-in. No floor towels for the bathroom.

65.7%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

Alone

Sightseeing & culture
Work / volunteering

11 May 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It feels as though you are 'tons' of people living in the same hostel due to the number of rooms available but to be fair, it is not. the location is very convenient as it is just a 5 minutes walk to the Hammersmith tube station. i like the idea of having a fridge in the room but everything else seems redundant. an average hostel but value for money.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Louisa Vreeswijk

With my spouse / partner

City break
Romantic getaway
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

11 May 2013 Louisa would recommend this property

Liked: The location is perfect for the money, very clean and enough fascilities

Disliked: Not a hostel if you seek company

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

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

10 May 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Our room was very clean and just the right size for two persons. Beds were really comfy. We didn't have a bathroom in our room but the shared one was just across the hall so it didn't matter at all. Location is perfect, it's really near the tube station and still at a peaceful street with almost no traffic at all. I personally like to stay at Hammersmith when in London for you can shop and eat etc there and don't need to use public transportation every day when there are so many opportunities at a walking distance.

Disliked: The hostel is really loud. The rooms seemed to have no soundproofing at all and it really bothered us especially on our last night when we needed to go to bed early. People living there didn't have any clue how to act during night times: they were literally screaming on the hallways, smashing their doors and making loud noises in the kitchens. Also we found it rather disturbing that the door to the fire escape (?) at our floor was continuously open, day and night. It didn't feel really secure and it made the hallway really chilly. I would recommend this hostel for people who are not easily bothered by loud noises, otherwise it's a nice place to stay.

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

Customer review

Alone

City break

08 May 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Good location, close to the tube. Nice and clean.

Disliked: Poor water pressure of the showers.

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

Laura Cocco

With my spouse / partner

City break
Sightseeing & culture

07 May 2013 Laura would recommend this property

Liked: the room and bathroom were very clean at the arrival and the forniture also seems quite new and well kept. There was also a small fridge in the room and everything was clean. Also the position is very good as it's 2 minutes from the metro and it was pretty quiet

Disliked: nobody never clean the room while in there, need to ask at the reception to change the towels, the shutters on the window are not the best as in the morning a lot of light comes in and it's a bit annoying to sleep, the wi-fi is very weak and in my room was losing the connection every second and need to pay 1 pound for 1 hour but it's a waste of time with this bad signal. There are no pots and pans in the kitchen so we couldn't actually use it and the last day we left the luggage in the storage room but didn't seem very safe as nobody gave us any receipt and feel like anybody could actually go there and take any luggage

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

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Sightseeing & culture

05 May 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The location is great it's a lovely neighbourghood & the tube & buses are really close. The room is tiny but in nice condition & perfect for just staying the night and sightseeing by day.

Disliked: There isn't much & this souldn't be read as dislikes, more so as a couple of suggestions to the owners: 1 the most important one is the doors. They MUST be fixed so they don't bang when closing, the noise woke us up (and probably the rest of the hostel) several times during the nights from the late arrivals/party goers. 2 there isn't free wifi, c'mon it's 2013 there should be free wifi like installed in all hostels :)

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

Customer review

As a family with children

City break
Sightseeing & culture

05 May 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It was a quit place,

Disliked: The doors make much noise when they shut.

48.6%
Atmosphere - 20% Staff - 20% Facilities - 20% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 40%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

03 May 2013

Liked: Provided a room and a secure place to sleep

Disliked: Staff were not helpful, there was no greeting on arrival. There were no maps of the area (or knowledge). While there was a kitchen there was no way to cook as there were no basics cooking utensils. The shower button must be pressed continuously while showering. The private rooms were clinical and you could hear everything in the halls.

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

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

City break
Romantic getaway

29 April 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The price was good face to the expensive prices in London. The room was clean and warm. It isn't in the city centre hoever it's well communicated.

Disliked: The room was very small and the staff was unkind. Wi-fi is subject to charges.

57.1%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 20% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 60%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

29 April 2013

Liked: location is perfect

Disliked: dirty toilets and showers

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

Michal Orzelek

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture
Visiting friends or family

28 April 2013 Michal would recommend this property

Liked: The Abercorn house hostel is located next to the Hammersmith metro station. We stayed in a 4 bed room, which was very clean. Fridge was included in a stanard price.

Disliked: You have to keep the key with you at all time, because doors are automatically closed. Beds were very noisy. You cannot move while sleeping.


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