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

  • Eldeu1990 Avatar
    Eldeu1990
    4 star rating

    Would stay here again Very clean room (we had a twin bedroom), good continental breakfast, good to reach via tube (jubilee line) and to Stansted Airport (airport express to finchley road). Leaving bags there... read more

    1/31/2019
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    Sekki T
    5 star rating

    Not my kind of accommodation but very well run had never stayed in a 21 female capacity dorm before, so I decided to try it out because of the good reviews for Palmer's Lodge Swiss Cottage. I had an... read more

    1/28/2019
    Diego S Avatar
    Diego S
    5 star rating

    Solo in mixed dorm Always use Palmers when I come to London for gigs thanks to its close proximity to Camden and Wembley.

    This time I slept in a mixed dorm, md despite it being...
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    1/20/2019
  • Segun O Avatar
    Segun O
    5 star rating

    Fantastic. Well organised They let us stay onr more day and they staff are very kind , we are deaf and used sign language, staff had no problem with communication. The bar and... read more

    1/20/2019
    claudiamcd Avatar
    claudiamcd
    5 star rating

    Super happy with our stay We stayed in Palmers Lodge for two nights in a private double bed room and were super happy with the room, the hostel and the overall experience. Our bedroom was... read more

    1/19/2019
    Keelyn G Avatar
    Keelyn G
    5 star rating

    Accommodating Staff The place I was supposed to stay fell through and the stand was very accommodating getting me in late. I stayed in the women's rooms and it was difficult to... read more

    1/19/2019
  • jaelm2019 Avatar
    jaelm2019
    4 star rating

    Good for the price Given the reviews here I expected better tbh, but our stay was okay. Our beds weren't made when we arrived (they forgot) and the previous 'inhabitants' left a lot of... read more

    1/13/2019
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    eenseyy
    5 star rating

    Best Hostel Ever!!! This hostel was so amazing! Definitely one of the best ones I have ever stayed in. I spent a week here with 3 of my friends over New Years Eve,... read more

    1/07/2019
    454veronicam Avatar
    454veronicam
    5 star rating

    Beautiful! Great place, near to the tube station! I loved to stay at the Palmers Lodge!!

    very kind staff. clean rooms and cleaned toilets. breakfast is complete and at a very...
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    1/05/2019
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