Overview

Smart Russell Square Hostel

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

$14+

Overall guest ratings

6.8/10 Good
Based on 6,640 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.5
  • 6.6
  • 4.0
  • 3.3

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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 service
    • Airport shuttle
    • Laundry facilities
    • Pets not allowed
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall Rating

    6.8 Good
    Based on 6,640 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."
      9.5 "City centre within easy reach, said 95%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      8.3 "Easily accessible by car, said 83%."
    • 6.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.4 "Service is ok."
      6.7 "Only 67% found the staff to be friendly enough."
      6.5 "65% said the reception staff was ok."
      6.5 "Only 65% thought the service was professional."
      5.1 "Housekeeping was ok, according to 51%."
      6.7 "67% thought the laundry service was ok."
    • 4.0 "Internet is poor."
      3.7 "63% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.3 "Rooms are not good."
      2.8 "72% complained about the bathroom."
      4.5 "55% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.7 "93% said rooms were small."
      4.0 "60% said rooms were dirty."
      2.8 "72% had problems with the shower."
      3.6 "64% said the bathroom was dirty."
      0.6 "94% criticized the small bathroom."
      4.2 "58% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      2.3 "Air conditioning was criticized by 77%."
      3.8 "62% found problems with the furniture."
      3.4 "For 66%, the rooms looked old."

    Overall Rating

    6.7 Good
    Based on 1,328 reviews
    • 9.3 "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."
      9.3 "City centre within easy reach, said 93%."
    • 6.5 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.0 "Service is ok."
      6.6 "Only 66% found the staff to be friendly enough."
      6.0 "60% said the reception staff was ok."
      6.1 "Only 61% thought the service was professional."
    • 4.7 "Bad amenities."
      4.6 "54% thought the building wasn't nice."
      4.6 "54% complained about the elevator."
    • 4.3 "Internet is poor."
      3.9 "61% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 4.0 "Not very clean."
      3.8 "62% said rooms were dirty."
      3.7 "63% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 2.9 "Awful rooms."
      3.0 "70% complained about the bathroom."
      0.6 "94% said rooms were small."
      3.9 "61% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.8 "62% said rooms were dirty."
      3.7 "63% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.6 "74% had problems with the shower."
      4.0 "60% found problems with the furniture."
      4.2 "58% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      0.7 "93% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 75%."
    • 2.7 "Quite uncomfortable."
      0.6 "94% said rooms were small."
      3.9 "61% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.3 "57% thought it was too noisy."
      0.7 "93% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 75%."
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    Overall Rating

    6.6 Good
    Based on 398 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 6.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.6 "Service is ok."
      6.9 "Only 69% found the staff to be friendly enough."
    • 4.3 "Internet is poor."
      4.0 "60% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.5 "Rooms are not good."
      2.9 "71% complained about the bathroom."
      0.8 "92% said rooms were small."
      4.4 "56% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.5 "55% said rooms were dirty."
      2.9 "71% had problems with the shower."
      4.0 "60% said the bathroom was dirty."

    Overall Rating

    6.9 Good
    Based on 4,913 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."
      9.6 "City centre within easy reach, said 96%."
    • 7.0 "Good breakfast."
      9.7 "97% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 7.0 "Good service."
      6.5 "65% said the reception staff was ok."
      6.3 "Only 63% thought the service was professional."
      5.1 "Housekeeping was ok, according to 51%."
    • 4.8 "Bad amenities."
      4.7 "53% thought the building wasn't nice."
      4.6 "54% complained about the elevator."
    • 4.4 "Internet is poor."
      3.9 "61% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.4 "Rooms are not good."
      4.3 "57% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.8 "92% said rooms were small."
      3.9 "61% said rooms were dirty."
      3.0 "70% had problems with the shower."
      3.6 "64% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.2 "58% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      0.7 "93% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.3 "Air conditioning was criticized by 77%."
      3.7 "63% found problems with the furniture."
      3.5 "For 65%, the rooms looked old."
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