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Hostel 639 Kensal Green Backpackers

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Bangor, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Faeces on the toilets, broken tiles at base of toilets, stand on them and urine comes through the cracks, rooms dirty, no hot water. Felt unsafe, one staff member just walked into my room. We were moved from top floor to 2nd floor due to hot water tank being broken. We were then asked on two different occasions why were...

Thank Carolyn L
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Bad place: Close to cemetery Creepy rest room, coffee is like a cave ( only place with wifi ) Room looks not clean Not dusty, but The general state is pitiful. Staff is really friendly. I'll never come back

Thank Cedric L
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 March 2017

-Location Next to a cemetery Google map did not tell me the exact place, as I typed the correct address. I had to walk almost 25 mins with a heavy suitcase. - Room ambience Probably refurbished from a student hall to a hostel, you need to focus on just crush at night - No wifi connection Only on 1st and...

1Thank Gastronut4dance
Reviewed 2 February 2017

There were people living there for months, which means they partied in the living room and there were drunk people on the corridors (which stink). The sheets on the bed were dirty and it was impossible to sleep at night due to the noise from the streets and, during the weekends, due to the parties the people living there made...

1Thank Agui V
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

The hostel is cheap but the services are highly limited, some corridors smell like piss, some rooms have mildewed walls and ceilings, no wifi in the rooms but in the café on the ground-floor, just a little shower INSIDE the room(no bathroom), toilets outside, 3 toilets per sex and per floor. When the room has no mildewed walls the place...

Thank wndrr02
Reviewed 20 January 2017

hostel not too bad but tv room , work people very rude . A chinese or japanese , woman ask me to wash a tea cup after used it. And every nights she close the tv room around 23.30 23.45 instead of 24.00. never more

1Thank Moreno B
Northwest Romania, Romania
Reviewed 22 December 2016

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1Thank luanaa932
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2016

I long time look for cheaper accomendation in center of London, but prices to regular hotels was simple terrible as usually in the center of London . After lot of doubts I have chosen the first time in the life hostel, the main preference was the cost of accommodation and proximity to the metro station. Responses on the websites were...

Thank Igor W
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We stayed two nights in this hostel and hated every second of it. Rude staff, sketchy guests who appear to be living there and are very unfriendly, unsafe area, seemed to be a lot of drugs, EXTREMELY dirty bathrooms and disgusting sheets. I'm surprised this place has not been investigated or shut down. I cannot emphasize enough how awful this...

3Thank SGibson1234
Trencin, Slovakia
Reviewed 16 October 2016

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Additional Information about Hostel 639 Kensal Green Backpackers

Address: 639 Harrow Road | Kensal Green, London NW10 5NU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: €14 - €80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel 639 Kensal Green Backpackers 2*
Number of rooms: 410
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“Book somewhere else!!”
208carolynl, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you cannot find any room at different places, then you need to think about booking here”
Gastronut4dance, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Don't share with strangers.”
aguiv, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“4 bed female dorm”
lenkab192, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“somewhere else”
Richey1700000, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
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