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    Clink78

    78 Kingscross road, London WC1X 9QG, England
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    Reviewed 7 December 2015

    We stayed in London for 5 nights and we had an amazing experience. When we arrived to the hostel we were quickly attend and the staff was always helpful. The room was a bit small for the 8 beds it had, but on the other...More

    Thank Nuno G
    Response from Hostel_Clink261, Front Office Manager at Clink78Responded 12 January 2016

    Hi there! Thank you so much for your feedback regarding your stay with us here at Clink 78. We are happy to hear that you had a great stay with us despite a downside there and would like to thank you for your kind words...More

    Reviewed 4 December 2015

    I paid a little more for this visit as needed a private room and would have been hard to find anywhere in such a great location for the price although breakfast was very basic and fits much better with the cost of the dorm bed...More

    Thank JG00751
    Response from Hostel_Clink261, Front Office Manager at Clink78Responded 12 January 2016

    Hi! Thank you so much for sparing some of your time and dropping your feedback with us! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us here at Clink 78 and we hope to see you again in the near future....More

    Reviewed 4 December 2015 via mobile

    We decided to fly from Edinburgh have a day trip in London and get the train home the next morning, so we needed a place to stay but cheap as it was literally to lay our heads for 8 hours. We had our own room...More

    Thank Bubsybarr1
    Response from Hostel_Clink261, Front Office Manager at Clink78Responded 12 January 2016

    Hi there! Thank you for your feedback regarding your stay here at Clink 78. We are glad to hear you overall had a good time with us here at Clink. Would like to thank you for your kind words towards our staff and the cleanliness...More

    Reviewed 3 December 2015

    I had to stay here for work with a group of young people. On the upside it is really close to Kings Cross station, easy to find and to get to. On the downside it is close to Kings Cross station, so it is quite...More

    Thank ARuthMurphy
    Response from Hostel_Clink261, Front Office Manager at Clink78Responded 12 January 2016

    Hi there! We would like to thank you for sparing some of your time and leaving your feedback with us regarding your stay at Clink 78. We are happy to hear that you overall had a good time here with us just with a few...More

    Reviewed 30 November 2015

    This was the worst hostel I had stayed so far. Very noisy at night I could not sleep at all and the breakfast offered bread and coffee only.The worst thing was we could not connect the wi-fi at our room. Wifi only available at the...More

    1  Thank 159elainet
    Response from Hostel_Clink261, Front Office Manager at Clink78Responded 18 December 2015

    Hi there! First of all we would like to thank you for your feedback. Either good or bad it always helps us to improve knowing what our guests think about the hostel. We are sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your stay with us....More

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    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$ 20 - US$ 105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
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    • Clerkenwell
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    Tarah G
    5 June 2017|
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    Response from Shashi12345 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, all rooms have separate lockers decent enuf to hold one bag, however they don't provide padlocks so you need to arrange that. Hope it helps.
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    2 May 2017|
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    Response from Krista L | Reviewed this property |
    Before your check-in and after your check-out you can store your luggage in the luggage room to which you need a card to enter. This card you get at the reception. But where's not really another security inside the room so... More
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    25 January 2017|
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    Response from Tom P | Reviewed this property |
    They provide a pillow, duvet and fresh bedding. For breakfast, they provide toast and spreads, cereal, juice, tea and coffee. Hope this helps 😊
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    Room Tips
    "don't get a room in the basement"
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    "Avoid the female only dorms. Crowded and the girls just leave food leftovers on floors."
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    "avoid the basement when it's raining!"
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    "Ask for a bed room on a higher level before booking ring up!"
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