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    Generator Hostel London

    37 Tavistock Place | Russell Square, London WC1H 9SE, England
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    2017-08-27 2017-08-28
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    • Excellent29%
    • Very good43%
    • Average17%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible5%
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    “bed dorm” (51 reviews)
    “travel shop” (24 reviews)
    “cinema room” (14 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Multilingual Staff
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 1,371 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Generator Hostel, London is a brilliant choice offering a modern and easy way of accommodation to a very competitive price. Location is brilliant and the area is quiet. Having stayed in Generator Hostel Berlin and Barcelona, this was my first stay in London. Overall I...More

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    Response from Genlon, Front Office Manager at Generator Hostel LondonResponded yesterday

    Dear PeterbT7372PP, Thank you for taking the time to leave this review. We are glad to hear that overall you were pleased with your stay and would love the opportunity to welcome you back here again in the future. Regards, Generator London

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    I stayed for 8 nights. The hostel looks good. The location is great as well, nearby 2 tubestations. You're anywhere within a couple of minutes. The staff was friendly. The food was good. Breakfast was a little small for the amount of money. Diner was...More

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    Response from Genlon, Front Office Manager at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 5 days ago

    Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave this review. All feedback is taking very seriously, both positive and negative, as it helps with our on-going development. The issues that you have highlighted will be addressed with the specific departments involved and we...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I was really impressed with the bar, the food, the politeness of the staff who worked here. I just needed somewhere cheap in central London and this fitted the bill, I would definitely without hesitating pass this hostel onto my friends or others as a...More

    Thank 5,592,015
    Response from Genlon, Manager at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 6 days ago

    Hi guest, we are thrilled that you were impressed with our bar, the food and our staff. We are happy that we were the perfect fit for what you needed. Thank you for staying with us - we hope to see you back again soon....More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The staff are nice & the bar and the location are quite good. The bedrooms however are very hot with no windows, aircon or ventilation at all on the basement level. The bathrooms are filthy, and showers are tiny with no shelving for your items....More

    Thank trentwildrick
    Response from Genlon, Manager at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Trent, Thanks for taking the time to provide your feedback. I have passed this on to our facilities manager as the description regarding the bathrooms is unacceptable for Generator Hostels. As we are an older property we do not have lights and power outlets...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My girlfriend stayed here for one night and ended up having her drink spiked in the bar. The hostel haven't even offered her a refund after suffering poisoning. The staff their didn't care at all and even laughed at her when asking for help. Do...More

    1  Thank Dan B
    Response from Genlon, Manager at Generator Hostel LondonResponded 6 days ago

    Hi Dan B, We are sincerely sorry that your girlfriend suffered during her stay. Unfortunately this incident was not reported at the time as we have a duty manager and 4 security officers working each night. Since you contacted us the following day we have...More

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    • US$32 - US$168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Response from Luke S | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there is a lift!
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    29 April 2017|
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    Response from ciara817 | Reviewed this property |
    a) Yes there are safes provided downstairs at a cost however not situated in the room. b) Most likely you will be unable to show up and get a room the same day considering its London. c) Yes there are locker situated... More
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    "Rooms 316 and 317 have their own little hallway and are very quiet"
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    "book early"
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    "Definitely get a private room, and definitely check in asap so you can get one of the larger private rooms"
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