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Wombat's City Hostel London
2 stars

Wombat's City Hostel London

7 Dock Street, London, E1 8JN, United Kingdom
London, United Kingdom
See location+44 207 680 7600
From
$117
Cheapest

rate per night

8.4
Great
based on 7260 reviews
7,260 reviews

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About Wombat's City Hostel London

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Just 10 minutes' walk from Aldgate Bus Station, Wombat's CITY Hostel - London has a convenient setting, making it an ideal place to stay when in London. Guests can also enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi.

The hostel has 8 rooms and has been recently refurbished. Reception operates around the clock and the friendly staff can recommend places to visit and provide other tourist information.

Wombat's CITY Hostel - London is surrounded by the area's sightseeing attractions, including Brick Lane, Tower of London and Tower Bridge, which are a short walk away. It is easily reached on foot from Aldgate Tube Station.

Latest deals for Wombat's City Hostel London

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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.
Prices are based on 1 night, not including taxes and fees

Amenities at Wombat's City Hostel London

  • Adults only
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Laundry facilities
  • 24hr front desk
  • Increased accessibility
  • No smoking
  • Smoke alarms

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Trash cans

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Increased accessibility
  • Adults only
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Designated smoking area

Dining

  • Bar/Lounge
  • Packed lunches
  • Shared kitchen
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Bathroom

  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom

Things to do

  • Table tennis
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Pool table
  • Evening entertainment

Bedroom

  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

General

  • Lockers
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Safety deposit box
  • 24hr front desk
  • Key card access

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Reviews of Wombat's City Hostel London

8.4
Very good7,260 verified reviews
6.9Friends
2.8Couples
56.3Solo
0.7Families
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8.8Very good
Sydney, May 2017

Pros. Room to move around, lockers with locks attached to key. Yes very clean & nice. Clean towels included.

Cons. Bit of a walk to transport & mattress could be a little softer.

7.7Good
Jeff, Mar 2017

Pros. Cheap, clean, good location.

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What can I expect from the beds at Wombat's City Hostel London?

The beds at Wombat's City Hostel London are comfortable and come with curtains, power points, and individual reading lights for added privacy and convenience.

Is parking available at Wombat's City Hostel London?

Wombat's City Hostel London does not offer parking, but it is conveniently located near public transportation, making it easy to explore the city without a car.

How is the food quality at Wombat's City Hostel London?

Wombat's City Hostel London offers a fully equipped kitchen and a bar, providing great facilities for guests to prepare their own meals and enjoy socializing with other travelers.

What is the cleanliness like at Wombat's City Hostel London?

Wombat's City Hostel London maintains a clean and organized environment, with clean and spacious rooms, excellent bathrooms, and a friendly and competent staff.

When is the best time to visit Wombat's City Hostel London?

The high season at Wombat's City Hostel London is in August, offering a vibrant atmosphere and excellent facilities for a memorable stay in London.

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Opt for a Room with Private Bathroom

Some guests recommended choosing a room with a private bathroom to avoid any potential issues with shared facilities.

Consider Bringing Earplugs

A few guests mentioned that the walls were not soundproof, so bringing earplugs might help ensure a good night's sleep.

Check the Luggage Room Charges

The luggage room is not free and may incur an additional charge, so it's worth considering this when planning your stay.

Utilize the Lockers

The hostel provides large lockers operated with the room key card, offering a convenient and secure way to store personal belongings.

Be Mindful of the Location

While the hostel is well-located for some attractions, it may require longer commutes to certain areas, so consider this when planning your itinerary.

Consider the Hygiene of Shared Spaces

Some guests noted that the kitchen and bathrooms could be cleaner, so it's advisable to be mindful of hygiene in shared spaces.

Take Advantage of the Social Atmosphere

The hostel offers a friendly and social atmosphere, making it easy to meet and mingle with other travelers, especially at the bar and communal areas.

Be Prepared for Potential Smells

A few guests mentioned occasional issues with smelly toilets and rooms, so it's advisable to be prepared for this possibility.

Consider the Vending Machine for Late-Night Snacks

If planning to be out late, consider using the vending machine for snacks, as there may be limited food options in the area during late hours.

Check for Room Allocation Accuracy

If traveling with others and requesting to be in the same room, it's advisable to double-check the room allocation upon arrival to ensure accuracy.

Location

7 Dock Street, London, E1 8JN

What's nearby

  • Tower of London0.4 mi
  • Tower Bridge0.5 mi
  • Tate Modern1.4 mi
  • Somerset House2.1 mi
  • Southbank Centre2.1 mi
  • London Eye2.3 mi
  • Westminster Bridge2.4 mi
  • Big Ben2.5 mi
  • Palace of Westminster2.6 mi
  • National Gallery2.6 mi
  • British Museum2.6 mi
  • Westminster Abbey2.7 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Wombat's City Hostel London

Low season

February

High season

April

Average price (weeknight)

$114

Average price (weekend night)

$51
Cheapest month to stay with an average 73% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 136% rise in price.
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When to book a room at Wombat's City Hostel London

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Top tips for your stay at Wombat's City Hostel London

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Wombat's City Hostel London, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in February and November.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Wombat's City Hostel London, plan to stay on a Saturday or Thursday. The most expensive day is usually Monday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Wombat's City Hostel London was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $44, while the most expensive was $77.
  • How long should you stay at Wombat's City Hostel London? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 3 days.

FAQs when booking at Wombat's City Hostel London

  • Where is Wombat's City Hostel London located?

    Wombat's City Hostel London is located at 7 Dock Street in Tower Hamlets, 2.6 miles from the center of London. Tower of London is the closest landmark to Wombat's City Hostel London.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Wombat's City Hostel London?

    Check-in time is 2:00 PM and check-out time is 10:00 AM at Wombat's City Hostel London.

  • Does Wombat's City Hostel London offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Wombat's City Hostel London offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Wombat's City Hostel London from the airport?

    Wombat's City Hostel London is 5.2 miles from London City.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Wombat's City Hostel London hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Wombat's City Hostel London in London and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Wombat's City Hostel London and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Wombat's City Hostel London.

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Good to know

Value for money

8.5

Distance to city center

2.6 mi

Nearest Airport

London City

Distance to airport

5.1 mi