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Dinwiddy House

Hostel | 189 - 205 Pentonville Rd, London, England N1 9NF

72.6% Overall Rating

4 out of 5 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (22/07/2013)

"I stayed for a week by myself and I fell secure that not any person is allowed to get into the facilities. It is secure."

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Washing machines
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Television room

What's Included

  • Linen
  • Towel

Important Information

Cancellation Policy If you give us at least 14 days’ notice of cancellation or reduction before the start date of your booking you will receive a refund for the number of nights that have been cancelled. However if you give less than 14 days’ notice, we will not provide you with a refund for any cancellations or reductions. We will pay any refund due to you within 30 days of your cancellation or reduction. Arrival and Departure Rooms will not be available until 2.00 pm on your arrival date and you must leave your accommodation by 10.00 am on the morning of your departure. Luggage cannot be stored for early arrivals or late departures. Occupancy You must not allow the rooms to be occupied by more than the designated occupancy level (all are single rooms). If we find that you have exceeded the designated occupancy level, you will be in breach of the conditions of your occupancy and we may cancel the remainder of your reservation. Visitor Obligations You will comply with all of our policies and procedures which are available at the relevant property including fire regulations and procedures; You will not allow any children that are unable to prove to our satisfaction that they are 16 or over onto our property; You will not allow pets or any other animals onto the premises; You will not smoke anywhere on the premises and you may be charged a £100 fine if you are found to have been smoking; You will not allow any illegal substances to be brought onto Sanctuary Management Services premises under any circumstances; No candles or naked flames will be permitted in the residences; You will respect the quiet hours between 23:00 and 08:00 to include all areas to the front and sides of the buildings. If you, or any member of your party, are in breach of the conditions in 9.1 above, we reserve the right to ask you and all members of your party to leave the accommodation

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 14 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 14:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00

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You're near King's Cross Thameslink tube station at 3 minutes away when you stay here. If you're looking for a hostel with friendly staff, Dinwiddy House is the place to stay. Anyone travelling alone will love it here - our previous customers did. Dinwiddy House is a good budget accommodation option in London. Dinwiddy House is ideally located near British Library which is just 0.8km away. Read more

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About Dinwiddy House

It is the largest of Sanctuary Student London Halls, consisting of over 500 single en-suite rooms. Attractively designed around a central courtyard on a split- level site incorporating wheelchair access, Dinwiddy House provides spacious en-suite accommodation in an excellent central city location. Accommodation is offered on a self catering basis and there are many local pubs, bars, cafes and restaurants available to satisfy even the most cosmopolitan tastes.

Accommodation Information

All of our rooms have en-suite facilities and guests have the use of shared kitchens for all of their self-catering requirements.

The Building

» 24 hour security/reception staff
» One entrance for added security
» CCTV cameras on site
» Swipe card door control system
» Large courtyard garden
» TV Lounge & vending machines
» Card operated launderette & indoor bike shed

The Rooms

» Single with en-suite shower & toilet
» All rooms have individual security locks
» Free Wi-Fi in bedrooms
» Furnished with bed, chair, wardrobe & bookcase
» Rates available with bed linen only
» An average room is approximately 4.7 x 2.6 metres

Shared amenities

» Rooms arranged in cluster flats of typically 6 or 7 rooms
» Shared kitchen in each flat
» All flats have a locked front door
» 2 cookers, 2 fridges, 2 sinks & a freezer in each kitchen
» Limited cooking utensils, pots and pans are available

Location Information

Dinwiddy House is situated within five minutes' walk of King's Cross Underground and St Pancras International station.

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