Groups – Palmers Lodge

Group Enquiries

Groups are where 15 or more people wish to reserve dorms or several beds on the same booking.

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Please note group bookings have separate terms and conditions in addition to our standard terms.


Info + Enquiries

With our hostels in London designed around group accommodation, we are ideally suited for large groups seeking quality, budget accommodation.

Groups are where 15 or more people wish to reserve dorms or several beds on the same booking.

Choose Palmers Lodge

  • A convenient location
  • Smaller dormitory sizes
  • An abundance of ensuite leader rooms
  • Plenty of bus parking
  • High levels of security

Palmers Lodge: Swiss Cottage hostel and Palmers Lodge: Hillspring hostel are ideal hostels for schools, colleges, universities or youth clubs.

There is plenty of common room space to meet with your group and for them to relax at the hostel. For over-18 groups we have a well-stocked bar onsite with the most reasonable prices in London.

Please read our Terms and Conditions for group bookings here.

Group Hostel Prices


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.

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.

Rates quoted are subject to change and valid during the winter season, prices may change depending on the season and for public holidays.

Group Hostel Meals

Our kitchen is specifically designed around catering for large group meals and produces tasty and hearty meals for hungry travellers.

Two course meals are available from £7.50 per person making catering for your group affordable and easy.

In order to make a reservation and to receive a copy of our menu please contact the group department.

Under 18 Groups

At Palmers Lodge we understand the concerns of group leaders in charge of U18s and we have kept these in mind when developing our product and policies.

Because of this we have:

  • Well trained staff who can intelligently allocate rooms to groups to ensure their comfort and security
  • A security card system controlling access to rooms and areas of the hostel
  • Comprehensive CCTV coverage
  • A policy that groups are allocated private rooms with suitably positioned Leader rooms
  • 24hr staff cover with security staff on duty throughout the night
  • Carried out a full risk analysis which is available on request

Any questions?

If you have any questions we would be delighted to hear from you.

Speak to a friendly & knowledgeable member of staff, call +44 (0) 20 7483 8470

  • kenny m Avatar
    kenny m
    4 star rating

    Great place, great staff, pity about some of the guests Great place, brilliant price. Beds great, staff are fantastic really helpful. Some of the guests however have no manners. Coming into dorm after midnight then crashing around... read more

    geiteaes Avatar
    5 star rating

    Great stay in a great hostel! I spend one night in this hostel. Having 3 experiences stayingbin different hostels, this one is my best so far. Bed is very comfy, great architecture, clean bathroom. I have... read more

    Sabá L Avatar
    Sabá L
    5 star rating

    Really lovely. The best hostel I have stayed in so far in London I liked that all beds had good quality privacy curtains (that actually gave you privacy) and individual electricity sockets. The Lounge was lovely and encouraged you to linger. The mattresses... read more

  • julianas_86 Avatar
    5 star rating

    Amazing Hostel I really like to travel and hostels are the cheapest options and sometimes desapointing, but the Palmers Swiss Cottage was a wonderful surprise! The place is well decorated, the staff... read more

    kkatariinajj Avatar
    4 star rating

    Don't forget to mention that you don't want basement room First, we had a twin room in the basement which was super creepy. Behind the window, there was a smoking area and dumpsters. Luckily our sink was broken so after... read more

    ivairus Avatar
    5 star rating

    If you are young and you don't like this place, then maybe you should see a doctor 🙂 If you are a mature person, there's a very good chance that you'll feel younger after having stayed there. Clean, plenty of tollet and shower amenities. Good atmosphere. A safe... read more

  • Coburn C Avatar
    Coburn C
    4 star rating

    Great for what I needed. I was solo for Internships, it was okay for what I needed however I can't imagine how it would be for a group. The kitchen is a bit tight, and... read more

    Tom R Avatar
    Tom R
    5 star rating

    Beautiful place, definitely recommend Honestly everything you want in a hostel, Rooms were quite and private. While downstairs was social and welcoming. And only a quick 5 min (more like 2) walk to the... read more

    Eleane_grenat Avatar
    4 star rating

    Good Good but a bit hard to find your room (a real labyrinth eh eh)

    Otherwise it's good for the price, the building itself is really beautiful. The breakfast is not really... read more