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Smart Russell Square Hostel

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

£11+

Overall guest ratings

6.8/10 Good
Based on 6,418 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.5
  • 6.6
  • 4.7
  • 4.3

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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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    Guest reviews

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    Overall rating

    6.8 Good
    Based on 6,418 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.2 "92% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.9 "99% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.1 "91% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 90%."
      8.1 "Easily accessible by car, said 81%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 6.6 "Service is ok."
      6.8 "Only 68% found the staff to be friendly enough."
      6.6 "Only 66% thought the service was professional."
      6.7 "Hotel security was average, thought 67%."
      6.7 "67% thought the laundry service was ok."
    • 6.4 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.7 "Bad amenities."
      4.6 "54% thought the building wasn't nice."
      4.5 "55% complained about the elevator."
      2.0 "80% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 4.3 "Internet is poor."
      3.8 "62% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.3 "Rooms are not good."
      3.0 "70% complained about the bathroom."
      4.3 "57% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.7 "93% said rooms were small."
      4.0 "60% said rooms were dirty."
      3.1 "69% had problems with the shower."
      3.5 "65% said the bathroom was dirty."
      0.8 "92% criticized the small bathroom."
      4.3 "57% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      3.8 "62% found problems with the furniture."
      2.6 "Air conditioning was criticized by 74%."
      3.3 "For 67%, the rooms looked old."
      3.6 "64% were unhappy with the view."

    Overall rating

    6.7 Good
    Based on 1,283 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.3 "93% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      8.5 "City centre within easy reach, said 85%."
      9.9 "99% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 6.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.2 "Service is ok."
      6.6 "Only 66% found the staff to be friendly enough."
      6.3 "63% said the reception staff was ok."
      6.3 "Only 63% thought the service was professional."
    • 4.8 "Bad amenities."
      4.7 "53% thought the building wasn't nice."
      4.6 "54% complained about the elevator."
    • 4.6 "Internet is poor."
      4.0 "60% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 4.1 "Not very clean."
      3.7 "63% said rooms were dirty."
      3.7 "63% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 2.9 "Awful rooms."
      3.6 "64% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.1 "69% complained about the bathroom."
      0.5 "95% said rooms were small."
      3.7 "63% said rooms were dirty."
      3.7 "63% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.8 "72% had problems with the shower."
      4.0 "60% found problems with the furniture."
      4.3 "57% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      0.8 "92% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.8 "Air conditioning was criticized by 72%."
    • 2.4 "Quite uncomfortable."
      3.6 "64% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.5 "95% said rooms were small."
      4.0 "60% thought it was too noisy."
      0.8 "92% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.8 "Air conditioning was criticized by 72%."
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    Overall rating

    6.7 Good
    Based on 385 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 8.2 "Good value."
      9.7 "97% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 6.8 "Service is ok."
      7.0 "70% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.5 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.1 "Food is average."
    • 4.8 "Bad amenities."
      4.6 "54% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 4.6 "Internet is poor."
      4.1 "59% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.7 "Rooms are not good."
      3.2 "68% complained about the bathroom."
      4.3 "57% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.7 "93% said rooms were small."
      4.6 "54% said rooms were dirty."
      3.1 "69% had problems with the shower."
      4.1 "59% said the bathroom was dirty."
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    Overall rating

    6.9 Good
    Based on 4,749 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."
      8.9 "89% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.2 "City centre within easy reach, said 92%."
    • 7.1 "Good breakfast."
      9.6 "96% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 7.0 "Good service."
      7.4 "74% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 4.8 "Bad amenities."
      4.7 "53% thought the building wasn't nice."
      4.5 "55% complained about the elevator."
    • 4.5 "Internet is poor."
      4.0 "60% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.4 "Rooms are not good."
      3.4 "66% complained about the bathroom."
      4.3 "57% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.7 "93% said rooms were small."
      3.9 "61% said rooms were dirty."
      3.1 "69% had problems with the shower."
      3.6 "64% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.4 "Air conditioning was criticized by 76%."
      0.8 "92% criticized the small bathroom."
      4.2 "58% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      3.6 "64% found problems with the furniture."
      3.4 "For 66%, the rooms looked old."
    Hotel type
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
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    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
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    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
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