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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My one night stay here was good. The rooms and bathroom were clean. The customer service was good too. My stay could have improved if I wasn't given a top bunk. Climbing to the top bunk wasn't nice, the ladder was on the side and i couldn't physically fit up there because of the wire. Customer service could have asked...

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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Best if you take the DLR train from Bank station(Underground)From abroad ,if Arriving By Euro Star train.Assuming you come from King Cross, St.Pancreas Station. Venture Hostel may not be your Ideal Hostel to your liking. But for some wanting a week end break or just a couple of days during the week, it may be not bad for you ?...

5Thank uccar
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Popped into have a meal with my wife and was shocked at the standard of the experience we received. The food was superb and well priced, the pub area was well laid out and the service were superb and I would recommend to anyone.to eat here. We will be back

1Thank Brewkit
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Have you ever wondered when is a good time to visit London? Why not make it here over Christmas? Let me tell you my experience. I came just before Christmas and stayed until the last day of the year but one. I had not anticipated that London could change so much. I have been to London at very different times...

Thank Buurnt
Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

No real complaints. Host was fantastically warm/welcoming, couldn't have asked for much more. Only slight complaint is that one of the toilets blocked, the rest of the cubicles were fine. So no harm..

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Reviewed 17 January 2017

The hostel was pretty all right. Price is cheap for London and the staffs were friendly. The drawback was the place is that it is located around downtown. I don't feel safe walking around at night. My roommates are nice and friendly though some of the guys are a bit creepy.

2Thank Farah I
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

For the price everything is very clean the staff is friendly and informative I had a very good experience at this hostal the breakfast is decent good location close to the subway and stop bus I truly recommend this place

1Thank Joana N
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I made the right choice staying here during my travel with friends. The staffs were friendly and helpful. Since it was my first time in the city, they showed me what was interesting about the city. Well about the facilities in the hotel, I would say, it is adequate for the price I was paying. The right price for the...

2Thank Luqman Faez B
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 October 2016

I stayed here to fill in a gap between moving out of one flat into another. There were a few hostels in the area but this one happened to have the best price for an all female room on short notice. I was very pleasantly surprised to find that the hostel was located above a hip, tasty pub with great...

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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night for the price your paying you can't complain room was clean just the showers were cramped not much space in them to get changed and only 4 showers between everyone could do with a revamp of shower area or a place to dry yourself down and get changed.

1Thank rizzy2k

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Venture Hostel, a vibrant young hostel and the perfect base to discover the real multi-cultural London. Surrounded by street markets and lively music venues, the exciting atmosphere will make your London stay a memorable experience. Our hostel is close to three main stations, Deptford Bridge on the DLR, Deptford station on the railway and New Cross station on the overground. The hostel is also one stop on the train away from the city centre of London, London Bridge, 20 minutes from the famous Olympic Stadium, Stratford, and within a walking distance from Greenwich Mean Time and Meridian Line. Our bright, fun and recently refurbished hostel is housed above The Royal Standard pub - a funky bar with a unique twist, as here you will find an eclectic mix of live music and visitors from all over the world. The pub offers a large selection of drink with very reasonable prices for those who are staying with us. The hostel benefits from a 24-hours reception operated by our friendly and attentive staff. Regardless of the length of your stay in our hostel, we will ensure you have a great time in the clean, comfortable and safe environment. Venture Hostels is known for its bursting with character atmosphere that is so necessary for an authentic, unique an unforgettable London experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Venture Hostels

Address: 86 Tanner's Hill | Deptford, London SE8 4PN, England (Formerly Journeys London Greenwich West Hostel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: €16 - €43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Venture Hostels 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Ask for the second floor, at the first there are rooms with the entrance door in the bathroom”
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