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Featured Hostels in London City Centre

Smart Hyde Park Inn Hostel
2 out of 5
48-50 Inverness Terrace, London, England
The price is ¥5,910 per night

Located in London City Centre, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Kensington Gardens, Kensington Palace, and Hyde Park. Kensington High Street and Royal ...

3.2/5 (200 reviews)

"Affordable and close to metro and shopping . Walking distance to Hyde park"…"

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2020

Smart Hyde Park Inn Hostel
Rest Up London - Hostel
2 out of 5
172 New Kent Road, London, England
The price is ¥1,051 per night

Located in London City Centre, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of The Shard, Tower Bridge, and Tate Modern. London Eye and Westminster Bridge are also within ...

3.3/5 (1,451 reviews)

"Only disappointment was rudeness of other visitors, shouting, turning lights on at 2am, that sort of thing. Staff were great, informed, courteous, professional."…"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Rest Up London - Hostel
Central Hotel
1 out of 5
26 Princes Square, London, England
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Located in London City Centre, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Kensington Gardens and Kensington Palace. Kensington High Street and Hyde Park are also ...

2.5/5 (36 reviews)

"No cover sheet for blanket. I was so uncomfortable sleep in the bed without flat sheet. Need to bring your own towels shampoo and toothbrush. Everything is old and broke."…"

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2019

Central Hotel
MEININGER Hotel London Hyde Park - Hostel
2 out of 5
Baden-Powell House, 65-67 Queens Gate, London, England
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Located in London City Centre, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Cromwell Road and Natural History Museum. Victoria and Albert Museum and Kensington High ...

3.7/5Good! (192 reviews)

"We loved the family room. With two single beds and two bunk beds (one each for our two children) - we had plenty of room. Breakfast was great and the two kids were free. Great location for all of the museums- you can literally see the Natural History museum from the hotel. Only drawbacks were that ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020

MEININGER Hotel London Hyde Park - Hostel
Generator London
2 out of 5
37 Tavistock Place, Russel Square, London, England
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The price is ¥8,680 per night

Located in London City Centre, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Russell Square, The British Museum, and Tottenham Court Road. Oxford Street and Aldwych ...

3.7/5Good! (2,066 reviews)

"Great property. I liked that it was hidden away from the hussle and bussle of main street"…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Generator London
Clink78 Hostel
2 out of 5
78 Kings Cross Road, London, England
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Located in London City Centre, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Russell Square, The British Museum, and The Strand. Oxford Street and St. Paul's Cathedral ...

3.6/5Good! (600 reviews)

"Good location and nice communal facilities"…"

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2020

Clink78 Hostel
Clink 261 Hostel
2 out of 5
261-265 Grays Inn Road, London, England
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Located in London City Centre, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Russell Square, The British Museum, and Oxford Street. Tottenham Court Road and Shaftesbury ...

3.7/5Good! (352 reviews)

"Overall amazing stay loved the guests and the staff only issue was breakfast isn’t free so that’s the only thing"…"

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2020

Clink 261 Hostel
Hotel Strand Continental - Hostel
2 out of 5
143 The Strand, London, England
The price is ¥9,274 per night

Located in London City Centre, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of London Eye and London Dungeon. Big Ben and Buckingham Palace are also within 1 mi (2 ...

2.9/5 (515 reviews)
Dated, but I loved it.

"I really liked this hotel - yes, it is dated and has shared facilities, but it is like going back in time. The India Club meal was outstanding. Overall it was fantastic value for money."…"

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2019

Hotel Strand Continental - Hostel
Saint James Backpackers
2 out of 5
21 Longridge Road, London, England
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥2,100 per night

Located in London City Centre, this hostel is 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from Buckingham Palace and within 6 mi (10 km) of Big Ben and London Dungeon. The Shard and London ...

3.8/5Good! (107 reviews)

"Living in a hostel, sleeping on bunk beds, share your daily life with always incoming and outgoing people can be really hard, but SJB makes it as pleasurable as they can, they are there for you, you can count on them, and they will do their best to support you, nice lounge, warm welcoming, warm big ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2019

Saint James Backpackers
St Christopher's Village, London Bridge - Hostel
2 out of 5
161-165 Borough High St, London, England
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Located in London City Centre, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Borough Market, The Shard, and London Bridge. Tate Modern and Globe Theatre are also ...

3.5/5Good! (190 reviews)

"Great bed good stay location and staff great!!"…"

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2019

St Christopher's Village, London Bridge - Hostel
London Waterloo Hostel
2 out of 5
73 Lambeth Walk, Lambeth, London, England
The price is ¥9,821 per night

Located in London City Centre, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Imperial War Museum and Big Ben. Westminster Cathedral is 1.3 mi (2 km) away. Lambeth North ...

2.9/5 (496 reviews)

"A good hostel. Clean and well positioned. Staff helpful. 24 hr reception"…"

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2019

London Waterloo Hostel
PubLove @ The White Ferry, Victoria - Hostel
2 out of 5
1A Sutherland Street, London, England
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Located in London City Centre, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Apollo Victoria Theatre and Victoria Palace Theatre. Buckingham Palace and Piccadilly ...

3.4/5Good! (145 reviews)

"The food was great. The staff were very friendly and helpful"…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

PubLove @ The White Ferry, Victoria - Hostel
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Merit Kensington Hotel
Merit Kensington Hotel
4 out of 5
12 Penywern Road, Earls Court, London, England
The price is ¥9,329 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (56 reviews)

"The property was in excellent condition - very clean, modern and everything in excellent working order. The only downside for us was it was not in the centre of town. In retrospect we could have done with being more in the centre. Also there was no bar or breakfast facility. Not a big problem though. ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Merit Kensington Hotel
SACO Fitzrovia
SACO Fitzrovia
4 out of 5
21 Tottenham Street, London, England
The price is ¥10,112 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (105 reviews)

"Comfortable property in a convenient location, with easy access to restaurants, shopping, museums and galleries."…"

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2020

SACO Fitzrovia
Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London
Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London
4 out of 5
200 Westminster Bridge Road, London, England
The price is ¥13,921 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (13,208 reviews)

"Beautiful room! Very nice staff who were attentive to all of our needs."…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London
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Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in London City Centre?
If you’re in the market for somewhere affordable to stay in London City Centre, one of the 90 hostels here might be a great choice for you. By staying at a hostel you can cut your spending on lodging and save more of your trip funds for exploring during your vacation. You can check out this destination’s cultural highlights, such as its theaters, and the river views create an appealing natural setting.
What is a hostel?
These dorm-style accommodations come in quite a few forms, but they all have a few qualities in common, including budget-friendly prices, a social setting, and shared rooms (though many have private options too).
What are the best hostels in London City Centre?
Based on reviews from our guests, these hostels in London City Centre have the highest ratings: MEININGER Hotel London Hyde Park - Hostel - Located within a 5-minute walk of Natural History Museum and Cromwell Road. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a bar, as well as a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with showers, free toiletries, and TVs. Generator London - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Russell Square Underground Station. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a nightclub, and a restaurant. You’ll find showers and linens in all rooms. Central Hotel - Located within a 5-minute walk of Kensington Gardens. Property features include free WiFi, a 24-hour front desk, and tour/ticket assistance. Rooms come with linens. Clink78 Hostel - Close to public transit, this property is within a 10-minute walk of King’s Cross St. Pancras Underground Station and London King’s Cross Station. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a bar, as well as a shared/communal kitchen. You’ll find showers in all rooms. Hotel Strand Continental - Hostel - Located steps from Lyceum Theatre. Guests can enjoy free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and a restaurant. You’ll find showers in all rooms.
What's the seasonal weather like in London City Centre?
The weather can be a big factor when you want to venture out and explore, so here are some stats that may be helpful: The hottest months are usually August and July with an average temp of 70°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 36°F. Average annual rainfall for London City Centre is 23.30 inches.
What is there to see and do in London City Centre?
In general, London City Centre is known for its theaters, museums, and architecture. Major attractions include Piccadilly Circus, Leicester Square, and Trafalgar Square. Get out into nature with places like St. James Park, Green Park, and Russell Square. Cultural attractions include National Gallery, Queens Theatre, and Buckingham Palace.
What's the best way to get around London City Centre?
You can fly into the nearest airport, which is London (LHR-Heathrow), 13.8 mi (22.2 km) away. Another option is London (LGW-Gatwick), which is 24.3 mi (39.1 km) away. Once you’ve arrived, you may want to use public transit to get around. You can access metro transit at Piccadilly Circus Underground Station, Green Park Underground Station, and Leicester Square Underground Station. To explore more of the surrounding area, hop on a train at London Charing Cross Station, London Victoria Rail Station, or London Waterloo Station.