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A 2-minute walk from Kings Cross Station, Clink261 is a modern hostel offering both dormitory rooms, private rooms, free WiFi in a central location in London.

All rooms share several bathrooms located on each floor and each room has its own sink. Every dormitory bed has its own locker (various sizes), a reading light and an electric/USB plug. Bed linen is free and guests have a personal key card to access their room and the front entrance.

Clink261 reception is open 24 hours a day, with friendly and knowledgeable staff who are always willing to help. There is free lockers at reception and free luggage storage for guests who arrive before check-in time. A free walking tour leaves from the hostel every day.

There is a well-equipped communal kitchen for guests to use and lounge areas to relax and meet fellow travelers. Guests are also welcome to use the bar at Clink78 that is located not far from the hostel.

Clink261 Hostel is the closest hostel to St Pancras International Station where the Eurostar Terminal is located. There are a large number of restaurants and bars in the immediate area. 1.5 mi away is Camden, which is a great choice for travelers interested in theater, shopping and sightseeing.

This is our guests' favorite part of London, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

Clink261 Hostel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Aug 18, 2010

Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of London, this property has an excellent location score of 8.9!

Breakfast Info

Buffet


Availability

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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • I would like to know if there are lockers in the dorm rooms where I can keep my bags during my stay
    Yes, we have lockers in the dorm rooms which require a padlock!
    Answered on February 24, 2020
  • Do you offer luggage storage?
    We do indeed! You can use our free luggage room on the day of check-in and check-out!
    Answered on February 24, 2020
  • When would check in and check out time be?
    Check in is between 4pm and 4am. Check out is at 10am
    Answered on February 7, 2022
  • Is it quiet at night?
    If you have any noise issues at night, please notify our reception team of the situation and they will be able to assist. Alternatively you can reques..
    Answered on February 24, 2020
  • How do I go from the airport to the hostel
    From King's Cross & St.Pancras (Eurostar) Underground and Train stations: Get to Clink261 backpacker hostel The closest Tube/Underground/Subway Stat..
    Answered on February 24, 2020
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Amenities of Clink261 Hostel
Bathroom
  • Towels/Sheets (extra fee)
  • Toilet
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Activities
  • Walking tours
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Convenience store on site
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Elevator
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian

House rules

Clink261 Hostel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

4:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

12:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking for more than 15 people, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Solo Clink261 Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that this property cannot accommodate stag or hen parties

Please note that the hostel does not accept bookings for guests under 18 years old unless accompanied by an adult.

Guests who wish to bring children under 16 years of age must book a whole dorm or a private room.

Guests aged 16 or 17 years can be booked into one of dorm rooms, but must be accompanied by an adult aged 18 or over.

Guests can stay for a maximum of 14 days in a 28-day period.

If the total value of a single booking is greater than or equal to £1,000.00, a 20% nonrefundable deposit will be required to confirm your booking regardless of the rate type selected. Smoking is not permitted in Clink261.

Please note that bookings that sums up 10 or more people for the same period, or with the same name, will be considered as a group reservation.Special terms and conditions will apply for group bookings. We recommend you contact the hostel for more information. An age restriction of 18+ applies for this property. If the total value of a single booking is greater than or equal to £1,000.00, a 20% deposit will be required to confirm your booking regardless of the rate type selected. We do not offer coach parking. If your group is arriving by coach, make sure to contact us for information on where to stop and park. If you do not inform us by email when booking, we cannot guarantee for your group to be in the same rooms and depending on availability your booking might be canceled."

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Clink261 Hostel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Clink261 Hostel

  • Guests staying at Clink261 Hostel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Buffet

  • Clink261 Hostel is 1.6 miles from the center of London.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Clink261 Hostel by:

    • Train 50min

  • The prices at Clink261 Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Clink261 Hostel is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Clink261 Hostel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Walking tours