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The Dictionary Hostel

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  • Average17%
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“free breakfast”(78 reviews)
“free earplugs”(15 reviews)
“great location”(123 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Pool
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Location for creatives/ freelancers in the area. Don't expect a hotel experience, but expect to meet some interesting people in a social environment! Would recommend to experienced travellers who know what to expect.

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Reviewed 6 March 2017

Myself and 8 friends stayed in the Dictionary Hostel for a weekend away. We had a great stay, the location is great, the staff were very nice, helpful and friendly. Our room was perfect, it was clean and spacious enough, we booked a 10 man...More

Thank lollyb73
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Handy hostel for the young. Located in trendy Shoreditch, walking distance to Liverpool Street. If noisy street noise is not an issue then this place will suit you fine. As hostels go its pretty basic, has all you will need for your stay. I have...More

Thank Andrea R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

having never stayed in a hostel before, perhaps I don't have enough experience with this type of accom. I was booked in with fellow students, for a university trip, so was able to spend time in many of the rooms. The lower and middle level...More

Thank JMR-Joubert
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for two nights, really enjoyed my stay here, helpful staff, Nice big hostel, clean rooms and bathrooms, free brekkie, our door areas, what more could you want? Location is a 15minute walk to Liverpool Street station which is a big station, loads of...More

Thank Luke D
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
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Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$18 - US$147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$18 - US$147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (51)
Room & Suite (100)
Dining (19)
Hotel & Grounds (113)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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"Maybe get a room towards the back of hostel not on main street, may be quieter."
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"Rooms are nice but not the cleanest"
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"I would go for the rooms on the top level (X, Y or Z)"
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"Room Y - the double room - was very good for couples"
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