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Near the banks of the River Thames, London Waterloo Hostel offers free super-fast WiFi, free lockers, free bed linen. Located in zone 1 and only 15 minutes walk from Big Ben and Westminster Abbey, Lambeth North underground station is also 5-minutes' walk away.

The London Waterloo Hostel has a lively atmosphere with most of our guests being aged 18-40 years of age and therefore may not be suitable for guests over 40 years of age.

All rooms and dormitories feature bunk beds with 2 USB sockets and double UK/sockets. Bed linen is provided, and there are plenty of shared bathroom facilities. Some dormitory rooms feature air conditioning.

The modern hostel has secure luggage lockers and a lively common room. Every night is movie night on the 55-inch 4K TV.

Guests can socialise in the communal areas with a 55-inch TV and the lobby bar serves drinks snacks and beer all day.

There is a bicycle docking station only a 5-minute walk away and a 24-hour bus stop at the end of the road. The London Waterloo Hostel is a 15-minute walk from vibrant South Bank. Waterloo Railway Station is a 15-minute walk away.

London Waterloo Hostel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 17 Nov 2010.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.0)


Availability

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Property questions and answers
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  • Do you offer luggage storage?
    While you are staying with us it is FREE.
    Answered on 10 September 2019
  • Do I need a lock for the lockers?
    Yes, a padlock, although we can sell you one for only £4
    Answered on 10 September 2019
  • Selected 2 adults, it says price is for 1 bunk bed... does this mean 1 bed for 1 person, or 1 bunk bed consisting of 2 beds for 2 people?
    1 bunk bed is for 1 person
    Answered on 18 December 2019
  • I have 2 big suitcases, Could I take them to my room with me?
    Hi, Yes, you can, we also have 2 large luggage rooms where we can store bags for you.
    Answered on 20 January 2021
  • Hello! I'd like to book for 3 weeks with the possibilities of extending longer. I noticed as a hostel you have dorms and multiple people sleeping in s..
    Yes, we have dorms as well as private rooms. For females we have female only dorms for only 2 people as although the room is named a 3 bed dorm we onl..
    Answered on 8 January 2021
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Facilities of London Waterloo Hostel
Bathroom
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Toilet
Bedroom
  • Linen
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Activities
  • Walking tours
  • Movie nights
  • Pub crawls Additional charge
  • Games room
Food & Drink
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Luggage storage
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • 24-hour security
General
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Indonesian
  • Portuguese

House rules

London Waterloo Hostel takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

15:00 - 00:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

Check-out

00:00 - 10:00

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

Check-in is only possible for guests aged between 18 and 40

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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

The fine print

Please note that American Express cards are not accepted. Alternative payment will be required.

To reach the hostel from Lambeth North Tube Station (8 minutes' walk): Exit the station and cross the road and walk past the large church on your left on Kennington Road. Keep walking until you come to a cross roads and turn right at the Days Hotel onto Lambeth Road. Take the next left onto Lambeth Walk next to the Lambeth Walk pub. Continue around until you arrive at 73 Lambeth Walk.

Please note that this property does not accept group bookings of more than 10 people.

The London Waterloo Hostel has a lively atmosphere with most of our guests being aged 18-40 years of age and therefore may not be suitable for guests over 40 years of age.

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

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

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

FAQs about London Waterloo Hostel

  • The prices at London Waterloo Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

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

    • Train 50min

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

    • Games room
    • Pub crawls
    • Movie nights
    • Walking tours

  • London Waterloo Hostel is 1.1 miles from the centre of London.

  • Check-in at London Waterloo Hostel is from 15:00, and check-out is until 10:00.