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I booked in February to stay for 1 night. I was on the bus on the way to the hostel when I get a text saying there was a problem with my room and that I was to stay at their sister hotel the Chelsea...More
Stayed here with a group of friends on Nov 2011
Cosy, modern beds and spacious rooms
Nice breakfast with variety
Good price and good wifi signal
Staff is friendly and helpful
Good location close to tube
Location is GREAT, closeby Kensington south metro stop. everything else is quite bad, but what do you expect for that money? If your looking for a hostel with a great location this is where you need to be.
The beds were broken, the room smelled like mold, the TV didn´t work, wifi only worked in the kitchen and in the bottom stairs. No chairs in the room, only beds. Overall trashy. Breakfast was good enough (toast, milk and cornflakes, instant coffee)
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Fungus on the ceiling, and in the shower. Make sure to be the first to take a shower because there is hot water for about 4 people. Wifi is in the lobby and sucks. We found a man sleeping in the hallway at night. The...More
Thank Natan H
Response from 14Drewhaven, Guest Relations Manager at Acacia HostelResponded 27 March 2016
First of all we feel sorry that you went unhappy because of the situations you have described in the review. Sir, we would like you to tell that the bathrooms are cleaned on daily basis and we have recently painted the rooms,hallways and...More
US$ 20 - US$ 121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque white washed mansions, and placid garden squares, it's easy to see the charms of South Kensington. And with superb access to Hyde Park, Holland Park and Kensington Gardens, as well as the largely child-friendly and mostly free Museum Quarter (not to mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall) such charms are easy to make the most of. As welcoming
and cosmopolitan as it is reserved and residential, South Kensington is always a hit with visitors.