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    Generator Hostel London

    37 Tavistock Place | Russell Square, London WC1H 9SE, England
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    Reviewed 5 November 2017

    Location is good that's about it for good things. Facilities are poor barely functioning toilets and terrible showers (8 showers in the same room) lacking severely in privacy and a place to hang your clothes. Hostels should have cheap or at least modest prices for...More

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    Response from Genlon, Reception Team at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 5 weeks ago

    Dear Michael, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our hostel after your stay. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us, as we strive to improve with each and every stay. I am sorry that you were unhappy with the limited plug...More

    Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

    I loved every bit of my stay at this hostel. Everything is so easily accessible here😻 The central location, availability of Tesco and couple of eating joints. Also there are two main train stations in the same vicinity. The locality is so good with some...More

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    Response from Genlon, Manager at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 6 November 2017

    Dear Guest, thank you for taking the time to give us feedback. We are really happy to know you had such a great time with us, as we really care about our guests stay! We will let Freida know about your lovely review, she will...More

    Reviewed 5 November 2017

    Thanks for the welcome and the service. Location so good to visit London. We enjoyed the fact that the staff provides information and reserve the shuttle for return to Gatwick. The decoration and design of the hotel was really cool.

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    Response from Genlon, Manager at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 6 November 2017

    Dear guest, thank you for taking the time to give us a feedback! We are really happy to know you had a good time with us, as we really care about our guests stay! We hope to see you again soon! Regards, Reception team

    Reviewed 4 November 2017

    This was our first stay in The Generator and it was a much better experience than the 2 times we've spent in different hostels. It's a very modern and clean hostel, with small but definitely adequate private rooms (4-bed for us). Our room was on...More

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    Response from Genlon, Manager at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 6 November 2017

    Dear Nicole, thank you for taking the time to give us a feedback! We are really happy to know you had such a great time with us! Unfortunately, this is an old building so sometimes spaces are limited. However, we really hope this didn't affect...More

    Reviewed 3 November 2017

    Hostel is indeed very well located. Staff is effective and helpful. We had a private room, nice for a family stay, but the heater was not working, which was painful in October with children. Good breakfast... but a bit crowdy and messy.More

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    Response from Genlon, General Manager at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 4 November 2017

    Dear guest, thank you for taking the time to give us a feedback. I'm really sorry to know you didn't fully enjoy your stay. Unfortunately this is a really old building and our heating system is not active yet. However we can provide extra duvet,...More

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    Amanda P
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    Response from Bo F | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed in a private room and had at least 2 outlets
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    Response from Mismartini | Reviewed this property |
    Hi The place is cozy enough and the rooms have heaters available. I stayed in a personal room so you can opt for one if not a dormitory. But there were lot of solo females staying in the dorm. And yes they do have lockers... More
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    Response from Bo F | Reviewed this property |
    The bar is also acting as common area and dining area so that should not be a problem. There are no towels or toiletries supplied and you will have to book a private room because of your sons age. There are toilets and... More
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