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Smart Russell Square Hostel

70-72 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1DF, United Kingdom
+44 207 833 8818

€13+

Overall guest ratings

6.8/10 Good
based on 6,180 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.5
  • 6.7
  • 4.9
  • 3.8

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    About

    When you stay at Smart Russell Square Hostel, you'll be in a great location, within just a 10-minute walk of Russell Square and The British Museum. Free perks include WiFi and continental breakfast daily between 7:30 AM and 9:30 AM. Also, University of London and British Library are within a 15-minute walk.

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    AMENITIES

    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • ATM on-site
    • Internet
    • Concierge service
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Game room
    • No smoking
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Laundry facilities
    • Pets not allowed
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    6.8 Good
    based on 6,180 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.3 "93% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.9 "99% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      8.8 "88% liked the proximity to shopping."
      8.5 "City centre within easy reach, said 85%."
      7.5 "Easily accessible by car, said 75%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 6.7 "Service is ok."
      6.9 "Only 69% found the staff to be friendly enough."
      6.1 "Only 61% thought the service was professional."
      6.6 "Hotel security was average, thought 66%."
      6.4 "64% thought the management was tolerable."
      5.6 "Only 56% were satisfied with the booking process."
    • 6.5 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.9 "Bad amenities."
      4.8 "52% thought the building wasn't nice."
      4.4 "56% complained about the elevator."
      1.6 "84% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 3.8 "Internet is poor."
      3.3 "67% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.3 "Bar is not good."
    • 3.3 "Rooms are not good."
      2.9 "71% complained about the bathroom."
      4.0 "60% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.8 "92% said rooms were small."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were dirty."
      3.0 "70% had problems with the shower."
      3.8 "62% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.0 "90% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.6 "84% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.8 "62% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      3.8 "62% found problems with the furniture."
      2.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 75%."
      2.9 "For 71%, the rooms looked old."
    • 2.8 "Quite uncomfortable."
      4.0 "60% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.8 "92% said rooms were small."
      4.0 "60% thought it was too noisy."
      1.0 "90% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 75%."
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    Overall rating

    6.7 Good
    based on 1,174 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      8.1 "City centre within easy reach, said 81%."
      9.9 "99% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 6.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.3 "Service is ok."
      6.8 "Only 68% found the staff to be friendly enough."
      6.0 "Only 60% thought the service was professional."
    • 4.8 "Bad amenities."
      4.8 "52% thought the building wasn't nice."
      4.5 "55% complained about the elevator."
    • 4.3 "Internet is poor."
      3.7 "63% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 4.2 "Not very clean."
      3.9 "61% said rooms were dirty."
      4.0 "60% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 3.0 "Awful rooms."
      3.5 "65% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.1 "69% complained about the bathroom."
      0.7 "93% said rooms were small."
      3.9 "61% said rooms were dirty."
      4.0 "60% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.8 "72% had problems with the shower."
      3.8 "62% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      1.6 "84% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.0 "90% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.7 "Air conditioning was criticized by 73%."
      4.0 "60% found problems with the furniture."
    • 2.6 "Quite uncomfortable."
      3.5 "65% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.7 "93% said rooms were small."
      4.4 "56% thought it was too noisy."
      1.0 "90% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.7 "Air conditioning was criticized by 73%."
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    Overall rating

    6.7 Good
    based on 432 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 6.8 "Service is ok."
    • 6.4 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.0 "Average amenities."
      4.8 "52% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 4.3 "Internet is poor."
      3.8 "62% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.8 "Rooms are not good."
      3.2 "68% complained about the bathroom."
      0.9 "91% said rooms were small."
      3.9 "61% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.8 "52% said rooms were dirty."
      3.1 "69% had problems with the shower."
      4.4 "56% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 2.8 "Quite uncomfortable."
      0.9 "91% said rooms were small."
      3.9 "61% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.8 "62% thought it was too noisy."
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    Overall rating

    6.9 Good
    based on 4,573 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.3 "93% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.9 "99% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      8.6 "86% liked the proximity to shopping."
      8.8 "City centre within easy reach, said 88%."
    • 7.2 "Good service."
      7.4 "74% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.2 "72% said the reception staff was great."
    • 6.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.8 "Bad amenities."
      4.8 "52% thought the building wasn't nice."
      4.5 "55% complained about the elevator."
      4.9 "For 51%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
    • 4.2 "Internet is poor."
      3.4 "66% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.3 "Rooms are not good."
      3.1 "69% complained about the bathroom."
      4.4 "56% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.8 "92% said rooms were small."
      3.7 "63% said rooms were dirty."
      3.1 "69% had problems with the shower."
      3.5 "65% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.6 "64% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      1.0 "90% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.3 "Air conditioning was criticized by 77%."
      3.8 "62% found problems with the furniture."
      3.0 "For 70%, the rooms looked old."
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