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Surprise Backpackers

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  • Excellent1%
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  • Average25%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible37%
16 Aug 2014
“Don't sleep there!!!”
13 Aug 2014
“Your better to sleep on the streets”
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Reviewed 16 August 2014 via mobile

Honestly I think that the homeless people in London sleep in a more hygienic way than you do in this hostel! I ve never seen such disgusting linen, sheets etc. I was sleeping on my own towels and covering me with my own clothes cause...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2014 via mobile

Worst place I have ever stayed. DONT STAY HERE. Room didn't have window or curtain. Was so hot I tried to move mattress to the floor and saw it had bed bugs on. 3am I packed my stuff and went outside and sat on the...More

2  Thank Msmat999
Reviewed 6 August 2014 via mobile

I have travelled around the world and have have found better accommodation at the same price in third world countries. The conditions of this "hostel" is filthy and the staff all had an attitude to match. Save yourself some money and sleep in the metro....More

1  Thank Dylan T
Reviewed 5 August 2014

This is the nastiest place I have ever slept in. Rooms were dirty, toilettes and showers even more. Beds are old and almost broken. Moreover they were close to the windows and it was impossible to open them: it's been very hot. If you like...More

Thank carlobianchi89
Reviewed 24 July 2014

The bathrooms were dirty and smelly. The mattress covers were dirty. The triple bunk beds were so flimsy that they rocked and squeaked each time anyone rolled over. It was hard to get the attention of a staff member, since they seemed to be off...More

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United Kingdom > England > London > Pimlico / Victoria
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Pimlico
Time spent in Pimlico is a slower-paced affair than
most other Central London neighbourhoods. This largely
residential area orderly arranged beside the Thames,
is a treasure trove of quaint pubs, subtle
architectural charms and local boutiques. Here, art
lovers thrill at the chance to visit the world class
Tate Britain gallery for its collection of British art
from the 1500s to the present. For peace and quiet and
...More
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"Don't sleep here"
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"We were in the gold room, sounds nice, it wasn't."
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"All rooms are dirty and disguisting. Ít won't matter where you sleep."
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"Settle for the four-bed room, with more privacy and double-decker beds (instead of those triple decker ones)."
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