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Hostel Strand Continental

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Reviewed 5 days ago

My family had a great stay at Strand Continental! It's central, cheap and clean. We were right in the centre of London and all the other hotels around the area are much more expensive. We stayed in the family room which was very clean and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have stayed in hostels all over the world and this is the worst ever. Poor lighting, no safe in room, no toilet roll, no shower curtain over bath so water went everywhere. Threadbare towel charged at £2 - and very small. Had to put towel...More

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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Cheap and good location. Lot's of traffic noise depending where your room is. Wifi only in Cafe. All beds were not equally comfortable. Unisex toilets and showers are in the corridors. Service was friendly.

Thank 6juhanas
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Receptionist very friendly. Need to put £10 down for key deposit. We stayed in room 56.very clean room .the beds you can feel the springs through them .the tap moved as you turned them.a draft came through the window but the room was warm.very noisy...More

Thank netty_8
Reviewed 20 November 2017

The room was vile. The bed was filthy the windows had gaps and the wind was howling all night.... it was creepy. Wished I'd stayed at home and caught the train up to London in the morning ..never again

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US$ 26 - US$ 118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 26 - US$ 118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is
not just considered the heart of this bustling London
hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this
esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as
well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most
popular cultural attractions including the National
Gallery and many West End theaters. Along the way to
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Carla B
7 May 2017|
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Response from 1234Owl | Reviewed this property |
They will always put a air bed in a two bed dorm if no 3bed one available
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Nevein M
22 June 2016|
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Response from Lara222 | Property representative |
You have many options: - 5 minutes walk from Temple station - 10 minutes walk from Charing Cross station -10 minutes walk from Covent Garden station - Lots of bus stops outside the hostel
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"the room we were in had a view of a metal staircase so I don't know if there are any good rooms"
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"Don't even considering looking at the site!"
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"4 bed rooms are best on a budget. The 3 bed ones are a bit weird, and the 6 bed ones (unless you're a big..."
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"Top floor commands a better view :)"
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