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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great location few steps from Bayswater tube station. Helpfull and friendly staff. Shared bathroom in 3th floor would need renovation and same cleanig at least on the other hand it was weekend and was in heavy use. Would come back anyway location is super and staff evens the balance for positive experience. Breakfast was good, it could have been available...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hostel was clean and secure. Bathroom a bit tiny and could have been cleaner. Staff reasonably good. The locks on the wardrobe didn't work. You have to buy a towel if you don't have one and they had run out but one of the staff gave me an unused one she had.

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I stayed here one night in January, for around $18 USD, in a three-bed female dorm. Pros: - good location (out of the city center, but it's within walking distance to the tube, and there are some attractions within walking distance like Kensington Gardens) - reasonable price for what you get - friendly staff - great brekky on the weekends...

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LHAL0nd0n, Assistant Manager at Sandeman Allen, responded to this review

Dear Brittany Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are pleased to hear that you are enjoying your stay here at Sandeman Allen House. Thank you for the kind words and feedback. Regards Sandeman Allen Management

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

I spent 4 days and the hostel is wonderful. The single room is quite nice and the breakfast and dinner are really good. And staff are very kind!!! The hostel is closed to Hyde Park and has two tube station close as well. Very centric

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LHAL0nd0n, Assistant Manager at Sandeman Allen, responded to this review

Dear Luciagp94 Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are pleased to hear that you are enjoying your stay here at Sandeman Allen House. Thank you for the kind words and feedback. Regards Sandeman Allen Management

Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here last week for a few days with my girlfriend. Had a private room which is nice and included a hand sink, cupboards, bedside table. Decent size room and can be cleaned daily if wanted. We stayed in room 124. The pipework from the sink would make a loud bubbling noise on occasions but this could be fixed by...

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Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Food's great! The staff was always nice. I would definetely recommend it. Great location, tube satations close. Portobello market, notting hill, Hyde park within walking distance. Funny, happy and helpful staff always there to help you (Marta, Lorena,Laura and Aitziber) Breakfast is grate considering it's included.

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LHAL0nd0n, Assistant Manager at Sandeman Allen, responded to this review

Dear Nacho Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are pleased to hear that you are enjoyed your stay here at Sandeman Allen House. I'll be sure to pass on the kind words to the staff mentioned. Regards Sandeman Allen Management

Grenoble, France
Reviewed 6 December 2016

A super weekend. The hostel manager was very friendly with me in helping me to find a solution to a particular problem. Real "Solving problems" people!. Very Securised place. Interesting quarter and near public transport. A three-bed room very spacious. The lift has worked well (not was the case for others hostels that I visited before). basic breakfast, but on...

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LHAL0nd0n, Assistant Manager at Sandeman Allen, responded to this review

Dear Fabillion Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay here at Sandeman Allen House. You are more then welcome, we try to help when possible. Thank you for the kind words and feedback. Looking forward to see you again in the future. Regards Sandeman Allen Management

Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

I have been staying there in 2010 as a resident first and then as staff. I had the best memories in that place ! I came back again yesterday for one night and the room was clean , toilets and showers as well. It's very well located near by all the groceries shops, restaurants...

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LHAL0nd0n, Assistant Manager at Sandeman Allen, responded to this review

Dear Cynthia Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay once more. Looking forward to see you again in the future. Regards Sandeman Allen Management

Salamanca, Spain
Reviewed 30 September 2016

The room was tidy quiet and clean, the mattress comfortable, a friendly staff, they were friendly and helpful. The dinner was cheap and very tasty and the portion enough to fell full. Wifi service better than other hostels I've been before. I really recommend it

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LHAL0nd0n, Assistant Manager at Sandeman Allen, responded to this review

Dear MFANDRES Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay here at Sandeman Allen House. Thank you for the kind words and feedback. We wish you all the best and hope to see you again in the future. Regards Sandeman Allen Management

Bologna, Italy
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

I spent at Sandeman Allen House the last 8 months of my life and well it became a home for me. Located between 2 tube stations (Queensway -central line- and Baywaster -Cirle/District line) + Paddington station is just less than 10 minutes away. Lots of restaurants, bar and supermarket nearby. Post office, medical centre and everything you need is in...

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LHAL0nd0n, Assistant Manager at Sandeman Allen, responded to this review

Dear Sonia Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay during the couple of months you stayed here. Thank you for the kind words and feedback. We wish you all the best and hope to see you again in the future. Regards Sandeman Allen Management

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Breakfast, Gym and high speed Wi-Fi included in price. Dinner included if you book through LHA website. Sandeman-Allen House in Bayswater is a classic townhouse near Hyde Park offering great value accommodation near the cafes, bars and shops on Queensway. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandeman Allen

Address: Sandeman Allen 40 Inverness Terrace, London W2 3JB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: ₹ 1,220 - ₹ 3,981 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 119
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“best location”
mfandres96, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“would not mind staying here.”
johnandersson2016, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“find a room in another hostel”
AllishaFox, 1 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Double-triple rooms are best value for money on long stays. Rooms facing street are sunny and luminous, the ones to the rear are quieter.”
MajoPrieto, 10 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Book in advance for long term stay”
87aakashp, 5 Oct 2015 | Read review
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