Hillspring – Palmers Lodge


London Hostel

Hillspring is an award winning hostel in the north of London close to Wembley Arena. Great for groups and weekend trips and friendly on a budget.

Our Rooms

We have a room type to suit every guest. Deluxe rooms, both private and shared, have an ensuite bathroom and we have a good number of female only rooms. Our extra comfy beds will be already made for you (with free linen).

Private Rooms

Sleeps 1-4
From £38

Our private rooms, including doubles and twin bunks up to 4 bed privates. Only you will have access to these rooms giving you all the space and privacy you want!

Small Dorm

Sleeps 4-6
From £22

Small shared dormitories accommodating between 4 to 6 people. All beds come with lockers and 6 bed dorms have privacy curtains. There are also Female only rooms available.

Medium Dorm

Sleeps 8-12
From £23

Medium sized shared dormitories accommodating between 8 to 12 people. All rooms lockers and privacy curtains for each bed. There are also Female only rooms available.

Large Dorm

Sleeps 14-28
From £18

If you are feeling more social we have large dormitories accommodating between 14 to 28 people. All rooms have lockers and privacy curtains for each bed. There are also Female only rooms available.


Our Hillspring large London hostel has everything a modern traveller needs, all this plus our award-winning service on top.

  • 24 hour reception and staff
    • Come and ask us questions at any time about your trip or your accommodation
  • Full CCTV coverage for added security
    • We take great care when it comes to your safety & security so you don’t need to worry
  • Keycard door access
  • Free safes and luggage lockers in every room
  • Free luggage storage
  • Bar, restaurant, conservatory and lounge
  • Free continental breakfast
    • Available from 7.30 am to 10.00 am leaving you well fed and free to explore London with a smile on your face
  • Free Wi-Fi and PC access
    • We offer free Wi-Fi for all of our guests allowing you to stay connected with your friends and family
  • Free linen
    • Our beds are made for you, ready before you check in so you can jump into bed whenever you like
  • Laundry and kitchen available
  • Free car and coach parking

Check in Palmers, Check out London

Our North London location is ideal for jumping on the Underground and heading down to London’s main hotspots, tourist attractions and nightlife.

Just a few minutes heading north is Wembley Arena, which makes the Hillspring hostel the place to stay when you are coming to London to enjoy a football game or to see a concert.

Location Map

Big Ben & Parliament

20 mins

Wembley Stadium

20  mins

Common Areas

24hr reception

We have a 24 hour reception so you can be assured we are always there for you if you need us.

  • Travel Shop and tickets available
  • Open and staffed 24 hours
  • Tour and local advice


Relax in our lounge with comfortable sofas and seating, it is the perfect place to hang out.

  • Quiet relaxed reading room
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Vending machines
  • Free tea and coffee facilities

Bar & Dining

Enjoy a game of pool, meet new friends, chat or just chill in our fully licensed bar.

  • Enjoy full meals or bar snacks
  • International beers and drinks
  • Group meals available
  • Pool table and board games


We have a long terrace and a relaxing, green garden area for use all year round.

  • Live events
  • Relaxed garden area
  • Open all year

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 7099 2435

  • 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