Palmers Lodge

Hostels in London

We have two fantastic hostels in London, both a short walk from the tube, giving you the chance to experience this great city in a way that no other London hostel can.

Swiss Cottage

London Hostel

An award winning boutique hostel in central London housed in a legendary building with superb facilities, impeccable service and the best of the city just around the corner.

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London Hostel

Voted by you as one of London’s best youth hostels, Hillspring is your home away from home. Explore London, enjoy the vibe and get social in our brilliant bar and lounge.

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Reasons to stay

  • Safe and Secure
    • Lockers in every room, safes and luggage storage available.
  • Free WiFi
    • Wifi in every room and desktop PC’s available all for free.
  • Bar, Food and Breakfast
    • Bar and nibbles at each site with continental breakfast.
  • Award winning hostels
    • We’ve won lots of awards from customer service to cleanliness.
  • Open 24 hours
    • Our friendly staff are always here for you.
  • Huge range of facilities
    • We have self-service kitchens, laundry, car parking and more.
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    3 star rating

    Not great. Not horrible. The bathrooms and showers are all co-ed which was just gross. The beds did not have privacy screens and weren't very comfortable. Washing cost me 6-7 pound. The place... read more

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    Marion A

    4 star rating

    Very good hostels When we arrived there was a misunderstanding about the payment, we are french so it was complicated to communicate.

    The room was big enough, we were not crowded. The hostel... read more

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    5 star rating

    Fantastic hostel I absolutely loved my stay at Palmers Lodge. Unfortunately, I booked a very short stay. So far, it has been my favorite hostel I have stayed at in London. The... read more

  • spyburn10 Avatar


    5 star rating

    Will definitely stay again Beautiful, clean, cosy room with black out curtains all around each bed. Spacious, clean bathrooms with hot showers. Friendly staff and a great atmosphere. I really can't ask for more...... read more

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    희주 유

    4 star rating

    Good Hostel I went without expectation and it was more than I expected. The recommended places and restaurants on the bulletin board helped. I liked the free computer in the lounge. The... read more

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    4 star rating

    Ariel Great place to stay in london. The room was a little bit to small, byt biside of that- the staff were nice an helpfull, the toilets and showers clean and... read more

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    Jason K

    5 star rating

    Favourite hostel. Stayed a few times, usually in the mixed dorm rooms. The privacy curtains really help to keep things private when needed. Handy storage that slides from under the beds.

    Showers are... read more

    ShenziM Avatar


    4 star rating

    Hostel with privacy I am normally a hotel girl so did not have very high expectations of the palmers lodge. But I have to say I was pleasantly surprised. The privacy curtains and... read more

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    Nora Z

    4 star rating

    Nice location I stayed one week in a 21-bed dorm but that's not a problem because each bed is separated by curtains and so there's some personal space. Everyone has a box... read more


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