Smart Russell Square London

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71-72 Guildford Street, , WC1N 1DF

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11 to 13 years, 14 to 16 years, College, University

This hostel is in the heart of London, a 10-minute walk from King's Cross Railway Station and the British Library. It provides budget accommodation with free Wi-Fi access throughout.

Listed under: Accommodation & Residential | Hostels | Inns

What we offer

All cancellations are subject to a cancellation charge. We require cancellations submitted in writing. Acceptable forms of cancellation are letter, fax or email.
A cash-only security deposit is required at check-in. The security deposit is based on the following scale:
a. 10 to 20 PAX - GBP 100.00
b. 21 to 40 PAX - GBP 150.00
c. 41 PAX or more - GBP 200.00

Lockers are available for every guest in every room and cost £1.50 per night to rent. Your security key-card is activated with the locker details at reception.

The Hostels provide pillows, Duvets and bed sheets. Guests should bring their own towels (They can be purchased from reception too for £5.00).

Limited luggage storage is available and costs £2.00 per bag from check-out to midnight on the day of your departure (free before check-in).

No age limit for groups. All Groups must have minimum one Group Leader who is responsible for the entire group. Leaders will be the contact person for our staff, and will be expected to act on all complaints.

What makes us a great choice?

The Smart Hostel Russell Square offers beds in mixed-sex dorms. Linen is provided and security lockers are available in all rooms. Shared and Ensuite facilities are available depending on room type.

Reception is open 24 hours a day, and there are no curfews or lock-out times. Guests can receive tourist information and discount tickets for major attractions.

The hostel's common room features a large TV, and some shared kitchen facilities are available. Self-service laundry facilities and an internet cafe are also offered on site.
Russell Square Underground Station is 250 yards away. The Foundling Museum, Islington Farmers Market and University College London are all within 10 minutes? walk.

Group Sizes Catered For

From 10 to 60+

Risk Assessment Details

Risk assessment available upon request.

Pricing Information

Rates available upon request.

First Aid Information

The hostel Manager and staff have been trained on emergency first aid.

Available Facilities

o 24-hour reception!

o Security lockers in the rooms (£1.50 per day)
o Currency Exchange available at reception!
o FREE linens and blankets included!
o No lock-out times or curfews!
o Individual security key-cards for every room!
o 24-hour CCTV for added security!
o FREE WIFI and internet access available in the common rooms!
o Comfortable lounge rooms with television
o On-site self-service laundry facilities!
o FREE tourist information and 24-hour assistance!

Free Continental breakfast buffet is served daily from 7:30 - 9:30

We offer packed lunches (menu and rates upon request)

Accessibility & Disabled Facilities

No disabled facilities.

Opening Hours & Information

All Year Round.

Hostel reception is open 24h daily.


The stay was amazing... The staff were cheerful and great.. - Andrew, England

Room Sizes and Facilities

We provide shared and Ensuite facilities to match every budget.

Room sizes varies from Twin Private Rooms until 18 bedded dorms.

Booking information

Groups department -

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