Swiss Cottage – 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

  • Julia Maria H Avatar
    Julia Maria H
    5 star rating

    Really nice hostel! Stayed here for 9 nights and I really like this hostel! I stayed in several hostels in London but this is my favorite so far. It is a hostel, with... read more

    10/10/2018
    Nattanan_Jip_Lucky Avatar
    Nattanan_Jip_Lucky
    4 star rating

    Behind the curtain, you have your privacy back. I like the hostel that provide a curtain for beds. Shared room in hostel is not a big deal but although, people is social animal but we need private time... read more

    10/09/2018
    Leila K Avatar
    Leila K
    5 star rating

    Great place to stay in London I really liked this place. I was in the 18 person dorm and found it very comfortable and the room was nice and dark - good for sleeping. There are... read more

    10/04/2018
  • shaungrant2511 Avatar
    shaungrant2511
    5 star rating

    MrG I have stayed in this hostel on and off for the last month. Always greeted by friendly staff and checked in quickly.

    The rooms are clean and so are the showers... read more

    10/01/2018
    Andrew S Avatar
    Andrew S
    5 star rating

    Nice stay Room 002 is great and two-storey. Don't be afraid of the large number of people (usually ~20) in the rooms - they are huge and you will have plenty of... read more

    10/01/2018
    Mana T Avatar
    Mana T
    5 star rating

    Awesome hostel!! I stayed hostel was really really nice!

    Because clean, good location (close to Swiss cottage),good bar, good breakfast and friendly stuff!!

    If you go to the London you should stay here... read more

    9/28/2018
  • JamesH7088 Avatar
    JamesH7088
    5 star rating

    Ideal & comfortable choice When I come to London for concerts I need somewhere close to the venue as well as one inexpensive so I can come more often if more dates get announced.

    Palmers... read more

    9/27/2018
    ZipkaCK Avatar
    ZipkaCK
    5 star rating

    Lovely place My second stay - I really love this place - its friendly and cozy atmosphere. I would appreciate more sockets (last time I had one right by my bed), but... read more

    9/27/2018
    Sha S Avatar
    Sha S
    4 star rating

    Great value Staff were amazingly nice and helpful. Especially since I was by myself, they were really attentive and patient. I like that the beds have covers for privacy. Just that the... read more

    9/26/2018
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