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Generator Hostel London

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Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Myself and two friends stayed in a 8 bed mixed dorm. Everything was clean, lockable boxes were provided under each bunk and had no problems with noise. My only complaint was that there was no kitchen for us to cook our own meals. All that...More

Thank Kaitlyn K
Response from Genlon, Events Coordinator at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 15 October 2015

Hi there Kaitlyn K, Firstly can I thank you for sharing your Generator experience with us after your stay in London. I was sad to hear that we had perhaps not met the mark on this occasion and would like to hear from you if...More

Reviewed 11 October 2015

The location is very convenient with about 3 stations (King's cross, Russel Square and Euston) available within walking distance of about 10 minutes. The beds were quite clean and comfortable. We chose a private room so it felt safe enough. The lobby is quite well...More

Thank Gar Y
Response from Genlon, Events Coordinator at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 15 October 2015

Hello Gar Y, I was delighted to hear that you had enjoyed your time with us here at Generator London. Your comments and feedback will be really well received by the team, who work tirelessly to ensure our guests are getting the best possible service...More

Reviewed 11 October 2015

a good mix of visitors (family, young & old people, friends, all nationalities), friendly people at all desk, good location (next to 2 underground station + to a big railway station), hostel is very clean but very small rooms

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Thank dalbat98
Response from Genlon, Events Coordinator at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 15 October 2015

Hi there dalbat98, Thanks so much for getting in touch it's great to hear from you and we hope to be able to welcome you back to Generator London again in the near future. All the best and #GenLove Nathan Roberts - Generator London

Reviewed 11 October 2015

The location is great and within walking distance to these train/metro stations: St Pancras (10 mins), Euston (12 mins) and Russell Square (5 mins). It's also within walking distance to The British Museum. There is security at the entrance which makes it very safe even...More

Thank mhm82
Response from Genlon, Events Coordinator at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 15 October 2015

Hi there mhm82, Firstly can I thank you for sharing your Generator experience with us after your stay in London. I was sad to hear that we had perhaps not met the mark on this occasion and would like to hear from you if you...More

Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

As far as I can say it's a neat and tidy place in which friendly people help you for everything and I had nothing to complain for. The bed was very comfy, the bathroom clean, the wifi signal very fast. I enjoyed the possibility of...More

Thank OseaTamburella
Response from Genlon, Events Coordinator at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 15 October 2015

Hi OseaTamburella, Thank you so much for your wonderful review after your stay with us. It's so lovely to hear that we have met the mark and we would of course love to welcome you back to Generator again really soon. Best Wishes and lots...More

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Bloomsbury
Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance
access to many of London's most popular attractions.
It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
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JamieandChris
15 January 2018|
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Response from Bo F | Reviewed this property |
All rooms have individual door locks. It is exactly like in a hotel with a key card
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Cate S
26 December 2017|
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Response from Edward Z | Reviewed this property |
There is Wifi in the rooms but it does tend to disconnect a number of times in a few minutes. Other than that the room I was in was warm enough especially with the blanket given. BUT you have to tell them should you wish... More
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Amanda P
20 November 2017|
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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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"As with all hostels a private room is always best, but I had no issues with noise in a 12 bed dorm, unlike..."
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