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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

Basic no frills hostel, cheap cheerfull & ideal location only 15 mins underground from 02 arena. Security gates made u feel safe, friendly staff . £5.50 Buffett breakfasts. If yr looking for a bed for the night with no frills this is ideal or a large group then i would recommend this place

Thank Anton T
Norfolk, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 26 May 2015

Situated in an interesting and pleasant area, in regenerated docklands. Easy access from Rotherhithe station, which can be reached by the Thames Path, which gets you off the main drag and seeing some of the historic waterfront plus some of the new residential parts of the area. The Hostel itself was, I imagine, purpose built and the entrance area is... More 

Thank Nigel H
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Reviewed 17 May 2015

Visited here on girls weekend, room clean bed comfy and clean. Service in the hostel brilliant, No real noise and a pretty walk to tube station, it was also flat and we saw some interesting buildings. Great value for money and the breakfast was good too

1 Thank Katelet
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35 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2015

YHA Thameside is a modern purpose-built hostel with accommodation available on four floors. The Hilton it is not but what you have to remember is that we stayed here for four nights with a total cost of less than what it would have cost for one night at that other place! There are bunk beds in the rooms so you... More 

1 Thank Richard H
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56 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 11 April 2015

I just spent two nights here in a twin room with en suite. My 11 year old son was with me. I'd read up on the Thameside hostel beforehand and knew roughly level of comfort and condition to expect from this yha. However, I'd never visited Rotherhithe before. It was surprisingly easy to get to via Liverpool Street and Whitechapel... More 

1 Thank GregorysgirlWA
Glossop, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2015

My son and I stayed here whilst sight seeing in London great place to stay 20mins walk down Thames path to tower bridge, 6 mins on bus! Fantastically quiet place to get a goo nights sleep. Food great, staff really helpful,and knowledgeable!! Thank you have been put off hosteling before now converted!! Jane and david

1 Thank Jane D
London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2015

I was staying here at the beginning of Easter weekend, before my partner flew in to London to join me in Bournemouth for holiday. I was booked into a 6 bed dorm, which was a very clean compact room. Good shower, separate toilet, fresh & good quality bed linen. I managed to have some supper from the Bar menu which... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2015

Stayed for one night with group of young people. Staff are freindly, hostel has great security which is great when you are responsible for a group, easy access to nearest tube. Beds were clean but bathrooms are in a shocking state fixtures and fittings are all worn out and the grime is ingrained if you need a shower wait until... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 15 March 2015

We stayed in this hostel for one night as part of a school group. The Breakfast was what you would expect from a youth hostel, it was adequate, nothing wrong with it. The lady who served the breakfast was happy to help and was nice to see their staff so jolly! The bedrooms were adequate. I stayed in a room... More 

2 Thank Dicson97
2 reviews
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Reviewed 6 March 2015 via mobile

Great place and cheap for london. Staff are great and friendly and are willing help in Anyway they can. Mad I could see it's more of a school hostel but not too many kids running around. Beds are clean. Rooms could do with a refurb extra sockets ect. But would stay again 😊 thanks YHA thameside for a great stay

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YHA London Thameside. Popular with School Groups from around the world as well as Individuals and families.All 70 rooms Ensuite .Easy to get to using Public Transport. Bus 380 and C10 outside of Hostel. Easy walk to either Canada Water undeground or Rotherhithe Overground. Great Breakfast, Snacks and evening meals available. Free WiFi with England & Wales Membership. Discounts on attractions and theatre shows. Really simple connections to Londons city centre and top attractions or just chill by the river Thames in SE16. Make Thameside part of your London memories. ... more   less 

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Address: 20 Salter Rd, London SE16 5PR, England (Formerly Rotherhithe Youth Hostel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: $25 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — YHA London Thameside 2*
Number of rooms: 70
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“try to get on the 4th floor”
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“Ask to be placed in a room that isnt on a floor with a large group of children!”
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“It was quite noisy on the street outside so bring earplugs.”
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