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Palmers Lodge - Swiss Cottage

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I love Palmers Lodge but please don't spoil this wonderful place by hiring unpleasant reception staff! Clean, Bright, functional, well managed, safe, great location and gorgeous decor. Then I went to the reception on the first morning of my visit and was greeted with a miserable, surly, impatient and bad mannered guy at reception. Hey I only asked for change...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Enjoyed my stay here in Swiss Cottage! The staff were amazing! And the facilities were kept to a high speck too. Loved meeting folk from around the world here. I would definitely stay here again. Thank you!

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Thank Chris W
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Everything is perfect . I splet in the mixed and female Room. The room, toilets was clean. Breakfast is cheap and delicious as well . The bar, the beer is cheap usually the beer is about 7 pounds in the pub

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I tried a lot of youth hostels but Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage is the best. The rooms are pleasant, the staff is really great, the breakfast is absolutely perfect, the bathrooms are clean... They thought about everything. They even give earplugs in case of snoring roommate. ;) This is my favorite place to stay in London and there won't be...

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Thank Julie B
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It's a very British classical style house, especially the public spaces. Location is not far from Underground, the Jubilee line is very convenient to visit London's famous attractions. (And also you can find the supermarket around the house). The kitchen for guests is quite small and do not have much tools, if you like to cook by yourself, it might...

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What set this place apart from other hostels? Good non-central location, incredible building with lots of personality, curtains on bed which help to have a little privacy on shared rooms, living room to relax... overall a very good choice. Would be nice to have a larger kitchen, as its not really reasonable for the people this hostel can host. Much...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a really good hostel, a good deal for the money, close to transport and just a couple of tube stops to Central London. Grade 2 listed building with interesting history. Friendly and helpful staff. Clean, tidy, safe, free wifi, what's not to like?

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a very nice experience staying at Palmers lodge. We where 5 people sleeping in a 12 people dorm. The bathrooms and beds were nice. The breakfast buffet was cheap (4,5 pounds) and had just what you needed. It's just next to a tube station, so it was easy to travel. And the bar was nice too. The only...

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Thank Karoline K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything is clean and tidy, including the room and the bathroom. I had a very nice stay at Palmers Lodge! The reception staff are professional and quick. There are some really good restaurants around the hostel as well.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent accomodation. I thought I'd booked a double room-wrong! I'd booked a double bed in a room with several other double beds; double bunk beds to be precise, I didn't even know they existed! I was on the ground floor next to an open window but I felt very safe and secure. The place had a lovely homely vibe and...

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DutyManagerPalmers, Manager at Palmers Lodge - Swiss Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your amazing review! All of our guests usually love our room 001 for their comfy beds and the privacy they have thanks to the curtains. We are happy to read also that everything turned out to be safe and sound during your stay with us. We hope you had a safe trip back and wish...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the multiple award winning boutique backpackers Palmers Lodge, where you can experience Victorian elegance in the former home of Samuel Palmer, of the Huntley and Palmer's biscuit empire. Built in 1881, this substantial house has been restored to its original glory in order to offer our guests not just budget accommodation but also a unique experience during their stay in London. ... more   less 

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Address: 40 College Crescent | Swiss Cottage, London NW3 5LB, England (Formerly Swiss Cottage)
Region: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: ₹ 1,326 - ₹ 7,958 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Palmers Lodge - Swiss Cottage 2*
Number of rooms: 45
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