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London
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Got recommended the place from a friend. Found it safe. Location was great. Value for money. Will recommend for short or long stays. Free breakfast every morning was great. The use of the kitchen was a great idea as well.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Unfortunately I had to check out early from Dictionary as it was absolutely impossible to sleep. The decor is gorgeous, yes, and the staff are fantastic, but it's one of the loudest places I've ever laid my head. The free earplugs on arrival definitely should have clued me in to the fact that I wouldn't be getting much rest here....

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a lovely stay last Saturday night. The staff were very helpful and the location was great for restaurants, bars ad clubs around Shoreditch. The only thing I would say is book directly through the hostel, as 'booking.com' can sometimes be more expensive.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very friendly service, and funny :-) Located in a great area, diverse shopping and great cafés. Easy acces to public transport, and also, great bars in walking distance. Great place for friends and or couples wanting a cheap place to stay, with many opportunities

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an amazing time here, hostel was clean and great location, so many things to do in shoreditch,had the bar right next door and got good discounts if staying their which was cool... reception were all super friendly, specially the aussie guy who helped us find some awesome spots to go, only place i would stay in london again!

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The whole hostel is clean and modern and the location is perfect! I felt completely safe at the hostel. Rooms were safe, clean and welcoming. Absolutely no complaints and have already recommended to all my friends. If you don't fancy the hostel bar, which was lovely there are lots of lovely, quiet pubs no more than five minutes away along...

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Manchester
Reviewed 1 week ago

The sheets were absolutely filthy, stained with brown horrible stains and other unrecognisable stains. The bathroom& room covered in dust. To top it all the drain was blocked with hair and shower filthy. Couldn't even get an extra pillow and was looked at like I had 10 heads when asked for one from the untrained and unhelpful staff. The noise...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was easily one of the best hostels I've ever stayed in. The staff were fantastic and super helpful. The free breakfast was great, especially in London. I had some fantastic people in my room, and the location is brilliant for those who enjoy the modern, hip vibe that Shoreditch offers. Also located between two Overground stations and buses as...

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leeds west yorkshire
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a private room, it was clean, though compact, big enough for a couple. Breakfast was included. It's situated so your Straight out onto Main Street for bars and restaurants. Would stay again if looking for budget accommodation in London

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Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great value and service. We had a great time there. Staff is nice and help you out. Rooms are safe and clean. Free breakfast which is great in an expensive city like London. Location is perfect and close to public transportation

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hip and young, East meets West in Shoreditch, London in this coooool new boutique hostel. Incredibly warm and friendly as well as highly competent staff in the latest edition of trendy hostels worldwide. Fully opened in August 2013 and is already the talk of the town having been featured in The Sunday Times, EasyJet In-flight Magazine and included as a Top 10 Hostel by Visit London and Visit Britain in both. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Dictionary Hostel

Address: 10-20 Kingsland Road | Shoreditch, London E2 8DA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > East End / East London
Price Range: ₹ 1,334 - ₹ 6,421 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Dictionary Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 200
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“Room S - 8 person, all-female dorm, with a normal layout.”
 of 5 bubbles leahlxd, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“if you sleep at bottom bed, head probably hit top when you sit on bed”
 of 5 bubbles HomeyHostel, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Melhor localização e pessoas, mas péssima infra”
 of 5 bubbles L8985PFgustavos, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Dont Go, stay somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles GaryOmniverse, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room W, it is very spacey and has good facilities”
 of 5 bubbles FredericSpurkis, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
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