Swiss Cottage, London Hostel - Palmers Lodge

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.

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 1-4
From £22

Small shared dormitories accommodating between 4 to 6 people. All beds come with lockers and 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 Facilities

Our boutique London hostel boasts not only an impressive building with uniquely decorated interiors but also an unbeatable service.

  • 24 hour reception and staff
    • You can be assured we are always there for you if you need us
  • 24 hour CCTV and security
    • We take great care when it comes to your safety & security so you don’t need to worry
  • No Lockout Curfew
  • Keycard rooms access
  • Free Internet
    • We offer free Wi-Fi throughout the hostel so you can stay in touch with the rest of the world and explore what’s on in London
  • Free lockers in every room
    • Padlock’s available to rent at reception or bring your own
  • Linen included
    • Our comfy beds will be ready made for you with fresh linen and towels can be rented from reception
  • Common and reading rooms
  • On-site bar and snacks
  • Full Continental breakfast
    • A happy lodger needs a good breakfast, so for a small charge, we offer a full continental breakfast from 7.30 am to 10.00 am
  • On-site Car parking
    • £5.00 per day

Check in Palmers, Check out London

It’s easy to forget when you stay at our London boutique hostel that there is a vibrant city just outside waiting for you.

We are two minutes away from the Underground (the Tube) so you can be in any of London’s hotspots within minutes.

Location Map

London Eye

18  mins

Wembley Stadium

18  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

Lounge

Relax in our lounge and reading room? Filled with sofas and seating, and decorated like no other hostel in London, it is the perfect place to hang out.

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

Bar & Dining

Watch the latest football game, 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

Conservatory & BBQ area

We have an awesome BBQ area and conservatory where we regularly host intimate live music events.

  • 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 7483 8470

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    5 star rating

    Perfectly fine I was hesitant to book this hostel because there are some negative comments, but everything was perfectly fine with the hostel!! Not to mention it’s gorgeous and homey. Idk why… read more

    3/24/2019

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    YashiroNea


    5 star rating

    Very nice place Lovely place. Very food communication with all main tourist attractions and airports. Very easy to get there, even in the middle of night.

    My room was very clean and warm….
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    3/24/2019

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    5 star rating

    A low-cost high-class hostel I have stayed at Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage about 20 times over six years. I often stay when I have some work etc in London. Unlike other hostels with shared… read more

    3/22/2019

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    RobinOnHoliday


    5 star rating

    A low-cost high-class hostel I have stayed at Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage about 20 times over six years. I often stay when I have some work etc in London. Unlike other hostels with shared… read more

    3/22/2019

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    5 star rating

    Great place to stay at a very reasonable price I had a great time staying at Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage and will probably stay there the next time I’m staying in London, and investigate other Palmers properties elsewhere. … read more

    3/21/2019

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    Marcellus21


    5 star rating

    Great place to stay at a very reasonable price I had a great time staying at Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage and will probably stay there the next time I’m staying in London, and investigate other Palmers properties elsewhere. … read more

    3/21/2019

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    4 star rating

    beautiful property, nice stay The property is an absolutely beautiful building and has been restored in a great way. The location is very nice (near two train stations, multiple bus stops, stores, restaurants, and… read more

    3/19/2019

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    Ayman F


    5 star rating

    Great quality for the money I paid For the amount of money I paid, this was a very high-quality hostel. The facilities were decent (although the vending machines did not accept my card, which was somewhat inconvenient)…. read more

    3/19/2019

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    niemannkels


    4 star rating

    beautiful property, nice stay The property is an absolutely beautiful building and has been restored in a great way. The location is very nice (near two train stations, multiple bus stops, stores, restaurants, and… read more

    3/19/2019

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