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The Walrus Hostel

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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

The walrus is a good hostel. It´s placed in westinster, very close of Big Ben. The rooms and support areas are old. For those who are light sleepers, there's a railroad passes by and make noise at night. The bar and the beer is awesome,...More

Thank Leandro M
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

I have been at the Walrus during my last trip to London and I must say it's a great choice for who wish to stay in the heart of the city in a cheap accomodaton. I have to admit that I'm quite an ambiguous traveller,...More

Thank violahouse
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We had a great time at the Walrus. The staff was incredibly friendly and helped us make plans. Katie organized a game night on our first night and we hung out with the people we met as a result for the rest our trip. This...More

Thank Ginny S
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Alex and his team warmly greeted us at The Walrus hostel and bar. We had a lovely welcoming where Alex showed us around the hostel and explained a few events that were going on throughout our stay. The hostel was very easy to get to...More

Thank GiSanders26
Reviewed 7 December 2017

I visited The Walrus for drinks with a friend after having walked past on numerous occasions, but having no time to pop in. We were always a bit hesitant to make a special trip as it looked a little run down, and the hostel part...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Price range
US$31 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$31 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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8 December 2017|
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Response from Joe L | Reviewed this property |
You can contact the hostel directly and let them know your ETA. They might have your beds available when you arrive and let you check in early. If they don’t just ask if you can drop off your bags and return later for check... More
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20 January 2016|
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Response from NatashaGS | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunetly, I don't remember. If I'm not mistaken it was the third floor, actually, It was a 1 floor above the luggage room. There's an individual bathroom in the second floor (or the floor below mine). If you go around... More
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"I stayed in a nice 6-bed dorm, but there is also a much bigger dorm if you want it to be even cheaper."
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"We shard a room with 6 people which included shower. I would recommend that size as it was quiet and the..."
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"Chose a room with 6 or less people, Wifi was not great here"
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"Don't be afraid of the 20 bed room. Its very spacious!"
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