Free WiFi
24-hour front desk
Key card access
Non-smoking rooms
Luggage storage

Stay in the heart of London Excellent location - show map

YHA London St Paul’s is situated 5 minutes’ walk from St Paul’s tube station (Central Line) and only a minute from St Paul’s Cathedral bus stop. Evening meals are provided in the hostel’s licensed restaurant, and a laundry service is also provided.

The majority of rooms at this YHA hostel contain bunk beds, and all rooms share bathroom facilities. A library, TV lounge and games room are available to use, and Wi-Fi access and use of a computer can also be provided.

London’s West End is only 4 stops on the tube from St Paul’s. For the Tate Modern and a scenic Thames riverside walk, Southbank is only 10 minutes on foot. The London Dungeon, Southwark Playhouse and BFI IMAX are all within a 20-minute walk.

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

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

YHA London St Paul's has been welcoming guests since 20 Dec 2011.
Hotel chain/brand: Youth Hostels Association

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of London, this property has an excellent location score of 9.4

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Gluten-free, Buffet


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Room type
1 single bed
1 bunk bed
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Property questions and answers
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  • Is it quiet at night?
    We do have a strict quiet after 10pm policy in our hostel so after 10pm it is very quiet inside however we are located right next to St Pauls cathedr..
    Answered on 30 August 2019
  • Do you offer luggage storage?
    We do have a luggage room which you can use for the day before you check-in and after you check-out.
    Answered on 20 October 2019
  • Do I need a lock for the lockers?
    You would need a padlock to use the lockers in the room. If you do not have one, it can be bought at reception for £3.
    Answered on 20 October 2019
  • Is it only a dormitory room? I need for family of 3
    Hello At present we are not offering dormitory (shared) rooms, as such any booking you make would be a private booking - you will not be sharing your..
    Answered on 7 September 2022
  • Is Wi-Fi accessible in the bedrooms
    Good afternoon! Thank you for contacting us! There is free Wi-Fi accessible free of charge from most parts of the building, although due to the layout..
    Answered on 8 November 2022
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Facilities of YHA London St Paul's
  • Linen
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Walking tours
  • Pub crawls Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Reception services
  • Lockers
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Romanian
  • Russian

House rules

YHA London St Paul's takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:00 hours

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


Until 10:00 hours


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 of any age are welcome.

Children aged 7 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.


When booking for more than 16 persons, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Solo JCB YHA London St Paul's accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

YHA cannot accept bookings for 16 people or more. Any such bookings will be cancelled by YHA.
The maximum length of stay is 14 consecutive nights. Following any stay of 14 nights, guests may not stay in any YHA accommodation for at least seven nights.

The ID must match the name and address on the booking. Where a booking is for more than one person, the named person on the booking will need to provide proof of identify that matches the name and address on the booking. ID will also be requested from all other adult guests. These IDs must match the name they sign in with at check in.

Please note discounts are not available for members of YHA (England and Wales) or Hostelling International as part of this booking.

Towels are not included in the room rate. Guests can hire them at the property or bring their own.
Please contact YHA directly for more information about accessible facilities.

Please note that this hostel does not offer self-catering facilities.

Renovation work is done from 09:00 to 16:00 Mon-Fri. The exterior of the building is currently undergoing extensive renovation

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

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

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 YHA London St Paul's

  • YHA London St Paul's offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Pub crawls
    • Walking tours

  • YHA London St Paul's is 1.2 miles from the centre of London.

  • Check-in at YHA London St Paul's is from 15:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • Guests staying at YHA London St Paul's can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet

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