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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 20 July 2015

The location was great. Very Close to the underground station Kings Cross (5 min walk). Very friendly and helpfull staff .The property was old and small. Very bad WiFi and no WC avalable at same floor . Dirty toilets and the whole Place smelled terrible . If you want to stay at Clink then stay at the other one (Clink...

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Hostel_Clink261, Reception Supervisor at Clink261 Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback and for appreciating the staff. I am really sorry to read that you didn't enjoy your stay at Clink and to be honest with you I am really surprised to read that you found the hostel dirty and smelly, as our amazing Housekeeping team works hard every...

Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 July 2015

i like the breakfast. staff all friendly. girl bathroom really clean.there have 4min walk to King cross station. there have a small supermaket. I bought cheap food for my dinner.easy find easy live easy cheak out

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Hostel_Clink261, Reception Supervisor at Clink261 Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for the lovely review and for appreciating the staff, service and facilities. I am glad to read you enjoyed your stay with us and I hope to see you again in Clink soon. Enjoy your future travels. Kind regards, Federica

Rosario, Argentina
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Negar Kings Cross and St Pancras station Excelent Staff Mes with individual lights and AC and USB. Excelente The kitchen should be open earlier to help people that check out early can have a cup coffee Showers should have bigger place to put clothes and personal things inside Wifi connection complicated (you must logg in by your facebook account)

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Hostel_Clink261, Reception Supervisor at Clink261 Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Mariano, Thank you very much for your review and the time taken to leave us your comments. I’m glad to see that you enjoyed your stay with us. About the free wifi, I would like to point out that you can use it even without logging in into your own facebook account, this option is just a passage to...

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 15 July 2015

Great staff, always happy to help and assist with whatever is needed, rooms have great beds with individual usb socket, traditional uk socket, light and even a little shelf. Had a great sleep and great stay.

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Hostel_Clink261, Reception Supervisor at Clink261 Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Anna, Your review literally drawn a smile on my face! Thank you for your amazing review, I am really happy to read that you had a great stay, I hope to see you in Clink back soon. Enjoy your future travels, Kind regards, Federica

Reviewed 15 July 2015

It was really great, the location was perfect, only 5 min away from King's Cross Station and St Pancras. The room was good, maybe a little bit too small for 4 people, the facilities were clean (bathroom and showers). We could make our own food which is great even though it missed a bit of kitchen ware. Lots of pubs,...

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Hostel_Clink261, Reception Supervisor at Clink261 Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Chloe, Thank you for such a nice review and for appreciating our facilities and service. Regarding the size of the room, on your next stay I would recommend you to try a bigger dorm, such as the 10bb, which I think will match your expectations. I hope to see you here soon again. Have a nice day! Kind regards,...

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 July 2015

Generally I wouldn't stay in a hostel, however what with Wimbledon being on, hotel prices in London for the night I needed to stay were sky high, so we decided to stay here based on price, reviews, and location. I stayed on a Saturday night and the price for our twin room was £90 which was fine. We arrived slightly...

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Hostel_Clink261, Reception Supervisor at Clink261 Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback and the time leaving us your comments. I am really happy to read that you found the staff friendly and helpful. Regarding the lift, you are the very first person that mentions any kind of bad experience in regards, I will make sure to ask our amazing Maintenance team for a further check....

Lyon, France
Reviewed 15 July 2015

The people of the hostel are very nice, they always aswered our question or problems with efficacy and smile. We were in an 18 beds dormitory, the only problem with the room was the absence of eletric plugs to charge phones overnight. The presence of lockable space above every bed was appreciable. The breakfast was minimalist but efficient before a...

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Hostel_Clink261, Reception Supervisor at Clink261 Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Maureen, Thank you very much for sharing your thoughts with us and for appreciating staff and facilities. I am really happy to read you enjoyed your stay at Clink. About the plugs, we are now all working on new ideas on how this could be improved in the best way possible. I hope to see you here back soon....

Reviewed 14 July 2015

Less than 5 minutes walking from Saint Pancras / King's Cross station. There are a lots of pubs, supermarkets and parks nearby. Clink team is very friendly!!! I recommend this hostel for anyone! The kitchen is very clean and spacious.

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Hostel_Clink261, Reception Supervisor at Clink261 Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Guido, Thank you very much for your great review, you just made my day :) I am really happy to read that you had a fantastic stay and please come back soon. Have a nice day! Kind regards, Federica

Terrassa, Spain
Reviewed 14 July 2015

Well, my room had nothing to do with the pictures I had seen on their web page, but it was fine. It was quite clean. The bathrooms were very old, but fine. I would probably recommend it for its location and its price.

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Hostel_Clink261, Reception Supervisor at Clink261 Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Ana, thank you for your comments and the time leaving us a review. I am glad to see that you liked the location and the price, but I am sorry to read that your stay didn’t match your expectations, please feel free to contact us via email to share with us your thoughts in order to improve our service....

San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Less than 5 minutes walking from Saint Pancras / King's Cross station, lots of restaurants, pubs and supermarkets nearby, also a few walking tours start from the hotel. The front desk staff is very friendly and helpful. Overall, very good value for your money. Lodging in London is more expensive than the European average, but prices in Clink are rather...

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Hostel_Clink261, Reception Supervisor at Clink261 Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the time leaving us your feedback and for your nice words. I am happy that you enjoyed your stay at Clink and you found the staff friendly and helpful. I would like to point out that our free breakfast is provided also of orange juice, jams, toasts, cereals and milk, as you can see you...

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Bloomsbury
Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance access to many of London's most popular attractions. It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated museums, including the must-see British Museum. Despite an understandable popularity with students, tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury retain a quiet, residential feel year round and throughout the week.
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Clink261 has been redesigned and refurbished making it a London's most stylish hostel. The feeling is East London; draped in Union Jacks, a picture of the Queen adorning the wall and a cosy fireplace, it screams London! Staying with us puts you right in the centre of London, a short walk away from the British Museum, Covent Garden, Soho, Oxford Street, Camden Market and many of London's major tourist attractions. So if it's the real London experience you're looking for, come to Clink261! As well as offering a variety of dorm beds and private rooms, we also offer:- - FREE continental buffet breakfast.- FREE bed linen- FREE luggage room storage- FREE safety deposit for valuables- FREE movies on big screen every night- FREE travel information- Fully equipped self-catering kitchen- Female only rooms- Lounge Area: play Wii or kick back and relax in our lounge area with its huge plasma TV- Chic internet room: write emails, talk via skype or share your thoughts on Facebook and Twitter!- Laundry room- Direct links to Heathrow, Gatwick, Luton and Victoria.- 5 minute walk to St Pancras International - for catching an early train to Paris. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clink261 Hostel

Address: 261-265 Gray's Inn Road | Kings Cross, London WC1X 8QT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury , Euston / Kings Cross /St Pancras
Price Range: $27 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Clink261 Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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“As you get your bed test the power outlet :)”
 of 5 bubbles Andre_Stabel, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Depends on how strangers u can handle”
 of 5 bubbles 673bethanj, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“choose a room for less people if you like coming back late as everyone was sleeping starting from 10-11 pm.”
 of 5 bubbles 127faridaa, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you travel as a couple, remember, you can be separated in two bedrooms, if you don't book a private bedroom.”
 of 5 bubbles jo_ov677, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The rooms are large, but there are lots of people. If you desire intimacy this is the wrong place.”
 of 5 bubbles JonathanNori, 2 Jun 2016 | Read review
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