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Rest Up London - Hostel
2 out of 5
172 New Kent Road, London, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM37
per night
Feb 25 - Feb 26

Located in London City Centre, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of The Shard, Tower Bridge and London Bridge. Tate Modern and Coca-Cola London Eye are also ...

3.2/5 (1,421 reviews)

"But basic but very affordable and lovely for anyone on a budget"…"

Reviewed on 28 Dec,2019

Rest Up London - Hostel
Safestay London Kensington Holland Park
4 out of 5
Holland Walk, Kensington, London, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM59
per night
Mar 8 - Mar 9

Located in Kensington, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Kensington High Street, Kensington Gardens and Kensington Palace. Royal Albert Hall and Cromwell ...

3.8/5Good! (653 reviews)

"nice and safe but remote. breakfast is excellent and people I meet here are friendly and helpful. A good place to choose for a relaxation holiday. care should be taken as London city crime rate is high when walk alone at night."…"

Reviewed on 17 Feb,2020

Safestay London Kensington Holland Park
YHA London St Pancras - Hostel
4 out of 5
79-81 Euston Road, London, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM68
per night
Mar 8 - Mar 9

Located in London City Centre, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Russell Square and Tottenham Court Road. The British Museum and Oxford Street are also ...

4.1/5Very Good! (657 reviews)

"Great location very close to a major tube station. Made it easy to get around London. Excellent coffee in the lobby. Rooms were nice and fairly clean for what I would expect in a hostel. However our ceiling was leaking the whole time. We had a bucket in our room for a while and then it was gone and ..."…"

Reviewed on 24 Jan,2020

YHA London St Pancras - Hostel
Generator London
2 out of 5
37 Tavistock Place, Russel Square, London, England
RM229
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2

Located in London City Centre, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Russell Square, The British Museum and Tottenham Court Road. Oxford Street and Aldwych ...

3.7/5Good! (2,033 reviews)

"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."…"

Reviewed on 12 Feb,2020

Generator London
Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage - Hostel
2 out of 5
40 College Crescent, Swiss Cottage, London, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM54
per night
Feb 24 - Feb 25

Located in Camden, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Hampstead Heath, ZSL London Zoo and Regent's Park. Baker Street and Roundhouse are also within 2 miles ...

4.1/5Very Good! (1,249 reviews)

"great place to stay in London. hospitality and supprt were amazing."…"

Reviewed on 12 Feb,2020

Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage - Hostel
Wombat's City Hostel London
2 out of 5
7 Dock Street, London, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM416
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2

Located in London City Centre, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Brick Lane, Tower Bridge and Tower of London. The Gherkin and Liverpool Street are also ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (66 reviews)

"I really loved that place. It’s perfect if you just wanna a place to sleep but it’s also perfect if you wanna make friends. The place is very clean and the staff are friendly."…"

Reviewed on 12 Jan,2020

Wombat's City Hostel London
YHA London Central - Hostel
4 out of 5
104 Bolsover Street, London, England
RM68
per night
Feb 27 - Feb 28

Located in London City Centre, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Regent Street, Oxford Street and Oxford Circus. London Palladium Theatre and Tottenham ...

4.1/5Very Good! (526 reviews)

"Can't pick fault with it. Pleasant staff. Clean. Cheap. Nice breakfast (continental, eat as much as you want). Would definitely stop there again."…"

Reviewed on 1 Feb,2020

YHA London Central - Hostel
Safestay London Elephant & Castle - Hostel
2 out of 5
144-152 Walworth Road, Elephant & Castle, London, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM65
per night
Mar 22 - Mar 23

Located in Southwark, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of St. Thomas' Hospital, The Shard and Tate Modern. Westminster Bridge and London Bridge are also ...

4/5Very Good! (373 reviews)

"It had a bar/restaurant on site which was nice but it didn't serve very good food. The wifi was poor. There were not enough lockboxes for all the beds."…"

Reviewed on 11 Jan,2020

Safestay London Elephant & Castle - Hostel
Clink78 Hostel
2 out of 5
78 Kings Cross Road, London, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM220
per night
Feb 27 - Feb 28

Located in London City Centre, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Russell Square, The British Museum and The Strand. Oxford Street and St. Paul's Cathedral ...

3.6/5Good! (566 reviews)

"My only major complaint is the showers are push buttons and don’t stay on for long. It also took them a long time to warm up."…"

Reviewed on 21 Jan,2020

Clink78 Hostel
SoHostel
2 out of 5
91 Dean Street, London, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM362
per night
Feb 24 - Feb 25

Located in London City Centre, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Oxford Street, Tottenham Court Road and Shaftesbury Avenue. Queens Theatre and Piccadilly ...

3.9/5Good! (640 reviews)

"I like the lounge area, the eating area, and that the property had laundry"…"

Reviewed on 14 Feb,2020

SoHostel
Dover Castle Hostel
2 out of 5
6a Great Dover Street, London, England
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Located in London City Centre, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Borough Market and The Shard. London Bridge and Tate Modern are also within 15 minutes. ...

3.4/5Good! (89 reviews)

"Good place to stay at. Great people working there."…"

Reviewed on 17 Feb,2020

Dover Castle Hostel
Hillspring Lodge
2 out of 5
233 Willesden Lane, London, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM52
per night
Mar 17 - Mar 18

Located in Brondesbury Park, this hostel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Hyde Park, Wembley Stadium and Buckingham Palace. Natural History Museum and Piccadilly Circus ...

3.9/5Very Good! (908 reviews)

"Everything was perfect, except for the fact that the self-service kitchen closes too early."…"

Reviewed on 21 Jan,2020

Hillspring Lodge
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Other property types in London

Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London
Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London
4 out of 5
200 Westminster Bridge Road, London, England
RM630
per night
Mar 8 - Mar 9
4.4/5Wonderful! (12,873 reviews)

"Welcoming staff, clean room with everything we needed. Ideal location to go out exploring London."…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb,2020

Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London
Thistle Kensington Gardens
Thistle Kensington Gardens
4 out of 5
104 Bayswater Road, London, England
RM407
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2
4/5Very Good! (2,364 reviews)

"I really liked the level of service especially as I had phones up before and informed them we we’re visiting for an anniversary. They gave us an upgrade and even left a special welcome present of prosecco. I would definitely recommend this place as it was right near the queensway tube station. Theres ..."…"

Reviewed on 21 Feb,2020

Thistle Kensington Gardens
Holiday Inn Express London Heathrow T4
Holiday Inn Express London Heathrow T4
3.5 out of 5
RM277
per night
Mar 7 - Mar 8
4.5/5Wonderful! (2,202 reviews)

"I liked the room cleanliness, room decor, amenities (TV, internet access), breakfast and front desk staff friendliness."…"

Reviewed on 21 Feb,2020

Holiday Inn Express London Heathrow T4
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

What Is a Hostel?

If you're hoping to find somewhere affordable to stay in London, one of the 93 hostels here could be a great choice for you. No two hostels look exactly the same, but these dormitory-style accommodation options all offer the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too)
  • Budget-friendly prices
  • A social setting

Hostels are a great way to stay in London for good value, so you can save your budget for going out. You can check out this destination's cultural highlights, such as its theatres and museums.

When Is the Best Time to Visit London?

Good weather's definitely a plus when you're discovering new places, so here are some stats that might be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically August and July, while February and January are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 12° C and night-time temperatures average 2° C
  • April-June: 21° C is the daytime average and 4° C is the night-time average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 22° C and night-time averages are around 9° C
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 16° C during the day and 3° C at night
  • Average rainfall is 21 inches in a year

What Can I Do in London?

Depending on your interests, you might appreciate these places:

Top Sights
  • Big Ben
  • London Dungeon
  • Buckingham Palace
Natural Features
  • Sky Garden
  • South Park
  • St. James Park
Cultural Attractions
  • Museum of London
  • Natural History Museum
  • Tower of London

In general, London is known for its:

  • Theatre
  • Museums
  • Architecture
  • Historical sites
  • Art
  • Entertainment
  • Shopping

How to Get to London and Around the Area

You can fly into the nearest airport in London (LCY-London City), located 7.6 mi (12.3 km) away from the city centre. An alternative is London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 14.1 mi (22.7 km) away. After you've arrived, you may want to use public transport during your trip. Walk to nearby metro stations like Charing Cross Underground Station, Embankment Station and Leicester Square Underground Station. To see more of the surrounding area, take a train from London Charing Cross Station, London Waterloo Station or London Waterloo East Station.