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    Generator Hostel London

    37 Tavistock Place | Russell Square, London WC1H 9SE, England
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    • Excellent29%
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    “bed dorm” (51 reviews)
    “travel shop” (24 reviews)
    “russel square” (31 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed yesterday

    6 euro for a used (!) towel, the 4 person dorm is WAY to small (room 424) - only one person "fits" in the floor while packing, dress up and stuff. Two person if you don't mind a bit bumping. The rest must wait. Lack...More

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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Perfect location - King's Cross, underground station, supermarkets and everything you could possibly need is within a walk distance. Friendly and helpful staff. When I was coming back at night I felt safe because there's always a staff member in front of the hostel. The...More

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    Response from Genlon, Reception Team at Generator Hostel LondonResponded yesterday

    Hello! Thank you for taking the time to review our hostel following your stay. I am happy to read that you will come back ! Happy Christmas Holidays! Regards,

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    It's nothing like Generator Paris which i enjoyed a lot. Rooms are like prison cells, no shower inside 4beds dorm (like it was in Paris), poor ladies' showers with no promised hair dryers inside (1 broken thing that look like an old vacuum cleaner does...More

    Thank Pinkosik
    Response from Genlon, Manager at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Guest, thank you for taking the time to give us a feedback. We are really to know you didn't quite enjoy your time. I realize that generator hostel in Paris might look different, but unfortunately this is an old building, so sometimes spaces are...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Its a very cool hostel! You had a Bar/club there and also a chill area. Metro is 5min away.. But our room was in the 4 floor and it doesnt look like the photos from the internet.. it was really small. you have to share...More

    Thank janpO2136LR
    Response from Genlon, Manager at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 4 days ago

    Hey janpO2136LR, Thanks for your feedback, we really appreciate it! Generator London is a very old building that was originally a police training barracks. Unfortunately with it being a listed building, the opportunity for us to change the shape and size of the rooms is...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    The heating of the room didn't work We asked to the reception to adjust it but nothing was done to solve the problem. We sleeped two days in a cold room with 2 children. Noise during the night from the floor.More

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    Response from Genlon, Manager at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 4 days ago

    Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. The maintenance team should have been sent to check on the heating system. We will investigate to see as to why this did not happen. We hope you will stay with us again...More

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    Amanda P
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    Response from Bo F | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed in a private room and had at least 2 outlets
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    Response from Mismartini | Reviewed this property |
    Hi The place is cozy enough and the rooms have heaters available. I stayed in a personal room so you can opt for one if not a dormitory. But there were lot of solo females staying in the dorm. And yes they do have lockers... More
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    Response from Bo F | Reviewed this property |
    The bar is also acting as common area and dining area so that should not be a problem. There are no towels or toiletries supplied and you will have to book a private room because of your sons age. There are toilets and... More
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