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Guest reviews

3.6 out of 5 Good
994 reviews
Guests rated this property 3.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Breakfast Available
Bar
Laundry
24/7 Front Desk

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationThe British Museum14 min walk
Popular LocationOxford Street17 min walk
Popular LocationPiccadilly Circus14 min drive
AirportLondon (LHR-Heathrow)56 min drive

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3.8/5 guest room rating
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8-bed Private Dormitory room shared bathroom facilities

  • 183 sq ft
  • Sleeps 1

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  • Sleeps 2

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3.7/5 guest room rating
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  • Sleeps 1

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3.7/5 guest room rating
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Twin

No guest room rating
  • 97 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2

8-bed Private Dormitory room ensuite

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  • Sleeps 1

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No guest room rating
  • 97 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4

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4/5 guest room rating
  • 183 sq ft
  • Sleeps 1

Shared Dormitory, Women only (8-12 Beds) - shared bathroom facilities

  • 183 sq ft
  • Sleeps 1

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  • Sleeps 6

Shared Dormitory (10-13 Bed Mixed)

3.7/5 guest room rating
  • 312 sq ft
  • Sleeps 1

6-bed Private Dormitory room ensuite

  • 183 sq ft
  • Sleeps 1

About this area

London

Located in London's London City Centre neighbourhood, Generator London is near a metro station. The Strand and Covent Garden Market are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Russell Square and Regent's Park. Consider Piccadilly Theatre for a night out, and don't miss Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum, a top local attraction. Guests appreciate the hostel's convenience for public transportation: Russell Square Underground Station is 4 minutes on foot and King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station is 8 minutes.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • The British Museum - 14 min walk
  • Oxford Street - 17 min walk
  • St. Paul's Cathedral - 10 min drive
  • Trafalgar Square - 13 min drive
  • Piccadilly Circus - 14 min drive

Getting around

  • Russell Square Underground Station - 4 min walk
  • London King's Cross Station - 8 min walk
  • AirportLondon (LHR-Heathrow) - 56 min drive

Restaurants

  • Hare & Tortoise - 4 min walk
  • Pret A Manger - 5 min walk
  • Half Cup - 5 min walk
  • O'Neill's - 5 min walk
  • Pizza Express - 5 min walk

About this property

Generator London

London hostel in London City Centre, walk to Russell Square
A restaurant, a nightclub and a bar/lounge are available at this hostel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk and an arcade/games room are on-site. Rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access and showers.
Generator London offers 214 forms of accommodation. This London hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is provided on request.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows industry sanitisation guidelines of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available
  • Street parking
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee 7:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–noon on weekends: GBP 8.50 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Arcade/games room
  • Nightclub

Family friendly

  • Arcade/games room
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Hungarian
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

More

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Heating
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Shower

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM and midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in along with matching photo identification. Any other arrangements must be coordinated with the property prior to arrival.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Towels/sheets: GBP 4

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: GBP 8.50 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property/stay dates)
Safety features at this property include carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Property Registration Number 945608304

Property is also known as

Generator Hostel London
Generator Hostel
Generator London
Generator Hostel London England
Generator Hostel London Hotel London
Generator London Hostel
Generator London London
Generator London Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Generator London Hostel/Backpacker accommodation London

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Generator London and receive a full refund?
Yes, Generator London offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Generator London cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Generator London?
As of Oct 25, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Generator London on Nov 2, 2020 start from CA $65, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Generator London pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Generator London?
Generator London doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at Generator London?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Generator London?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Does Generator London provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is Generator London located?
Located in London City Centre, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Russell Square, The British Museum and University College London. Oxford Street and Aldwych Theatre are also within 1 mile (2 km). Russell Square Underground Station is only a 4-minute walk and King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station is 8 minutes.
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3.6/5

Cleanliness

3.8/5

Staff & service

3.5/5

Amenities

3.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Business traveller
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Nice place
Nice and clean hostel in the heart of London.
Stayed 7 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Business traveller
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Great property. I liked that it was hidden away from the hussle and bussle of main street
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

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Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

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The location is great. The hostel has a lot of great amenities such as a bar, restaurant, showers, and for staying short time is a good option.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020