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|"Great value new clean and ideally located."||(in 19 reviews)|
|"Good location and well maintained"||(in 179 reviews)|
|"Very nice staff very nice room!"||(in 99 reviews)|
|"The room was dirty."||(in 174 reviews)|
|"People smoke everywhere, shower so DIRTY!"||(in 98 reviews)|
|"The bed was very unconfortable."||(in 87 reviews)|
|room floor||in 587 reviews|
|great location||in 525 reviews|
|friendly staff||in 382 reviews|
|bed was uncomfortable||in 255 reviews|
|showers||in 246 reviews|
|court station||in 147 reviews|
|hot water||in 106 reviews|
|late night||in 106 reviews|
|common area||in 68 reviews|
|value for money||in 66 reviews|
|earls court||in 51 reviews|
|charge phone||in 39 reviews|
|close to tube||in 29 reviews|
|luggage storage||in 18 reviews|
|shared bathroom||in 15 reviews|
The pictures do not show the real quality of the room. Walls were pealing and dirty, floors were not clean, the bathroom facilities were cramped and gross, beds were horribly quality with springs poking you, and the staff was not service oriented or very friendly. Very disappointed in this location. After talking with some people in London we came to find out that our experience is not normal with hostels, most of the time they are better kept. This was pretty bad. Don’t trust the pictures you see in their ads, they aren’t what you will get.
cheap, but great value
Right around the corner from public transport. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Pretty good value.
Rooms and facilities were suffering from either age, or poor design. Sometimes both. Had to spend a lot of time at cafes, because the room did not have an electrical socket for me to charge my phone. Only ventillation in the room was from an open window, exposing you to all kinds of traffic noise throughout the night.
Very friendly, cheerful staff and the location was quiet but not far from the buzz of the city. Great price too!
We did have to wait quite a long time to check in :0(
hostel location is very good, price/performance ratio is excellent.
It was very clean. It was calm, we weren't interrupt by other guests. The bathroom and toilet were always available.
The Internet connection wasn't good.
The Hostel was fair for the price it cost. No fancy stuff - which I didn't expect. Served the purpose!
The sight from the window
Member of staff was pleasant and helpful
The room floor had not been vaccumed this was obvious by the amount of fluff on the carpet
Location, location, location and oh my god, the price was unbeatable. but please read on to see the justification for such a good price!
I first read reviews of this hostel when I was booking it, and thought "it can't possibly be that back!" So I gave it a try. believe everything!! The reviews don't lie! What a dump! Bugs everywhere, the kitchen was filthy! The rooms had stains everywhere! And to make everything even better, the staff is absolutely incompetent! Complete Bollocks! Someone please call pest control!
comfort in the room, dirtiness
You get what you pay for dont be to alarmed if it is not the best hotel in the world be realistic
The Barkston Rooms Earl’s Court hostel is centrally-located in West London, less than 20 minutes from Hyde Park, Oxford Street, Buckingham Palace, and other popular London attractions. Guests can visit Earl’s Court, Grosvenor Casino, Kensington Square, the Natural History Museum, and other attractions within walking distance of the hostel. There are also cafes, shops, and public transit nearby.
This hostel offers single rooms and shared dorms, with a total of 91 rooms and dorms available. Female-only dorms are also available, as are dorms with private or shared bathrooms and accommodations with up to 14 beds in a single room. Both London Heathrow and City airports are less than 30 minutes from this property.
This is an adults-only hostel. Breakfast is available for a nominal fee. There is a microwave and a TV in the common area for shared guest use. The front desk is open 24 hours and free WiFi is available in all dorms, private rooms, and common areas. Daily housekeeping is provided. The hostel also offers luggage storage.
This non-smoking property has designated outdoor smoking areas. Fines will be charged for any in-room smoking violations. Bathrooms include a shower only. Bed linens are provided but towels are available at an additional charge per guest. The Barkston Rooms Earl’s Court hostel also has an outdoor terrace space for guest enjoyment, and select rooms feature city views and extra amenities like a desk or sitting area.
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Barkston Rooms Earl's Court is located at 1 Barkston Gardens in Kensington and Chelsea, 4.6 km from the centre of London. Natural History Museum is the closest landmark to Barkston Rooms Earl's Court.
Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Barkston Rooms Earl's Court.
Yes, Barkston Rooms Earl's Court offers free Wi-Fi.
No, Barkston Rooms Earl's Court does not offer free parking.
No, Barkston Rooms Earl's Court does not offer free airport shuttle service.
Barkston Rooms Earl's Court is 16.6 km from London City.
No, Barkston Rooms Earl's Court does not have a pool on-site.