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    YHA London St Pauls

    36 Carter Lane, London EC4V 5AB, England
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    Reviewed 30 September 2015

    It is what is says on the tin!! Its a typical youth hostel, average size dorms, great communal spaces, dining room and tv room. The hostel staff are really friendly and helpful and the main thing for me is the hostel is clean. Yes its...More

    Thank Steph B
    Response from YHAStPauls, Manager at YHA London St PaulsResponded 2 October 2015

    Hi Steph, Thank you for your review, I remember talking to you at check out and you promised to review us, cheers for that. I will pass on your kind comments to our team and we look forward to welcoming you back real soon. Regards...More

    Reviewed 27 September 2015

    The hostel is located in a superb central location - you can walk anywhere! There is a restaurant that serves all you can eat English breakfast and dinner for a very good price - the burgers were amazing! Beds were were cozy and warm, the...More

    Thank Rob A
    Response from YHAStPauls, Manager at YHA London St PaulsResponded 28 September 2015

    Hi Rob, Thanks so much for such a great review. I will of course pass on your comments to all of my team who will be delighted, We also appreciate your comments about our cleanliness, in addition to the cleaning that happens during the day,...More

    Reviewed 25 September 2015 via mobile

    Awful place. The tiny room stank. The bed had a sharp metal spike sticking up, and the mattress cover was blood stained. Probably form the last victim on the sharp piece of metal. Add to the ants in the bed and the rodent traps in...More

    1  Thank wilko160
    Response from YHAStPauls, Manager at YHA London St PaulsResponded 28 September 2015

    Hi Wilko, I have sent you an email and would appreciate if you would contact me on the email address I have sent you so I can carry out immediate investigation. Regards Steve Roberts Hostel Manager

    Reviewed 25 September 2015

    Wonderful position with excellent transport options.Staff are competent and helpful. Plumbing is draconion,for example most toilets do not flush effectively with problems unresolved for years. A warning that water to a handbasin can be very hot with no capacity to add cold means that it...More

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    1  Thank Christinegeo
    Response from YHAStPauls, Manager at YHA London St PaulsResponded 11 October 2015

    Hi Christinego, We appreciate you taking the time to review us, Thank you for your kind comments about the staff. With reference to refurbishment, we have recently refurbished out restaurant and 8 of our shower units. Work is currently underway to continue with more showers....More

    Reviewed 22 September 2015

    The hostel didn't have the bedrooms the lovely pictures described. The room we stayed in had toilet paper stuck into the fire alarm! The beds were like lying on tomb stones. Furthermore the hostel had 2 showers broken and toilets . Considering their was probably...More

    Thank Adam D
    Response from YHAStPauls, Manager at YHA London St PaulsResponded 24 September 2015

    Hi Adam, Thanks for taking the time to review us, real shame you didnt mention any of this to us whilst you were staying here. We find most genuine complaints are reported at the time of stay and therefore giving us the opportunity to rectify...More

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    • US$32 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    7.30-10 Monday to Friday and 7.30 -11 Saturday & Sunday
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    Response from HarveyNobum | Reviewed this property |
    The rooms are accessed by key card. If you have a bunk room then only those booked in to the bunk room and the staff have access. If you have a private room then it's just you and staff who have access, the same as a hotel... More
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    Response from Elle M | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. Every 15 minutes. Take ear plugs!
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