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Travel Joy Hostels Chelsea

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location of the hostel isn't hard to find, you can take bus 24 which is right outside 24 hours a day. The place feels like a home outside of your home with many travellers in a similar situation as you. A great place to meet people, locals and international. The saying eat breakfast like a King fits this place,...

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Regina N, Manager at Travel Joy Hostels Chelsea, responded to this review

Dear Ubax, We couldn't be happier to read you've felt home away from home! Thank you so much for sharing such positive feedback with us. We are specially glad that you enjoyed our breakfast buffet! We hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great hostel in a great location. The main floor is a huge social area, absolutely amazing food, friendly staff, and good selection of drinks. The rooms are pretty packed with beds but very clean, as are the shower and bathroom facilities. If coming by bus, make sure to stay on until the very, very end of the bus route, not...

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Regina N, Manager at Travel Joy Hostels Chelsea, responded to this review

Thank you very much for reviewing your stay with us. It is very good to know the rooms and bathrooms met your expectations and that our staff was friendly. We are also glad to read you got the chance to enjoy our pub and meet fellow travellers. Hopefully we will welcome you again in the future!

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Yet again the food here has not let me down. It's a hostel with pub attached but don't let that put you off if you're walking along the river near Pimlico pop in. Food only 1730+ mon/fri but 1300/1530 sat and sun then 1730 again. Huge choice on menu but the Thai is fabulous this is 8 times now in...

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Regina N, Manager at Travel Joy Hostels Chelsea, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We are thrilled to read that you are such a regular customer. Our chef was really happy to get such positive feedback. We hope that you keep coming back!

Reviewed 29 March 2017

My stay was on the 26th till the 29th of March. My room was the 8 bedder with a balcony. The room was clean and the people are friendly. The breakfast is nice as well. You can order a omelette with mixed with a choice of Bacon, Cheese, Mushrooms, and some others. The lounge area doubled as a pub. Where...

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Regina N, Manager at Travel Joy Hostels Chelsea, responded to this review

Dear Chee, We are so happy to know you felt you couldn't ask for anything else from your stay! Thank you so much for sharing such great feedback with us. We definitely look forward to hosting you again in the future!

Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 27 March 2017

in pimlico: a quick bus ride (or tube) to central London! Rooms are clean with comfortable bunk beds; bathroom has wonderful, warm stall shower with shampoo and body wash. Breakfast features juice, coffee, tea, toast, cereals, ham, cheese and if that isn't enough, the kitchen will make you omelets or pancakes!! Staff is so accommodating, they put five star hotel...

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Regina N, Manager at Travel Joy Hostels Chelsea, responded to this review

Dear Angela, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay with us. What a pleasure it is to read you thought our staff was so accommodating they put five star hotels to shame! It is also great to know our location helped you make the most of your visit and that our breakfast buffet exceed your...

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

I had an incredible time here! This place has such a nice, laid back atmosphere, and it was so nice to just hang out and relax downstairs in the pub/restaurant. The hostel was very clean, fairly spacious (by London standards), and overall excellent. I had a great view of the Thames from my bed which was a nice surprise. Also,...

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Regina N, Manager at Travel Joy Hostels Chelsea, responded to this review

Dear Emily, Thank you so much for reviewing your stay with us! It is an absolute delight to read you had such an incredible time at Travel Joy. We are thrilled to know you enjoyed our river views as much as we do and that our facilities met your expectations. Also, we've shared your comments with the chef and she...

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Just great people from staff, absolutely open-minded atmosphere, so you get in touch with people from all over the world really easily. And then everything seems to be free - (soft)drinks, breakfast which is great by the way, no towel needed, ... An awesome stay, thanks to the nice team for that!

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Adrian B, Manager at Travel Joy Hostels Chelsea, responded to this review

We are the ones who have to thank you for sharing such awesome feedback with us! We are thrilled to know our staff made you feel welcome and that you had a chance to take advantage of all our free amenities. Looking forward to seeing you again!

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Reviewed 23 March 2017

The staff make everyone welcome, eclectic range of people staying when I went and as an old lady I was a bit of a head-turner perhaps! The young ones were very kind, slept ok in my bunk and enjoyed the super clean bathroom. Lovely warm place to go just to have a place to sleep in London. Nice adventure. Free...

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Adrian B, Manager at Travel Joy Hostels Chelsea, responded to this review

Dear ImariLN, Thank you so much for giving us a 5*rating. We are really glad to read our staff made you feel so welcome. It is also lovely to know you found everything clean and that you enjoyed our breakfast buffet. We definitely look forward to host you in another adventure :)

Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

This place is great! Free good breakfast, clean facilities, good drinks, very friendly and helpful staff. Its also right next to a bus stop. Its my first stay in a hostel and they set the bar very high. I will be staying here on my next trip to london.

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TravelJoyHostels, Manager at Travel Joy Hostels Chelsea, responded to this review

Dear Danon, Thank you so much for sharing your feedback with us! We are really glad to know you appreciated our breakfast and drinks and that our location helped you make the most of your visit. It is very rewarding to know we've set the bar high and that everyone was helpful and made you feel welcome! We can't wait...

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Reviewed 18 February 2017

I stayed here 5 nights in a 12 beds room. I did breakfast and it was plentiful with a choice of express omelettes. I liked hot drinks are available free for guests.Never it missed hot water in the shower. Staff polite and nice.

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TravelJoyHostels, Manager at Travel Joy Hostels Chelsea, responded to this review

Dear Marco, Thank you so much for sharing your feedback with us! We are delighted to know you enjoyed your stay at Travel Joy Hostels. It is particularly rewarding to read our staff was polite and welcoming and that you enjoyed our breakfast buffet. We definitely look forward to welcoming you again!

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Staying in Pimlico

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Pimlico
Time spent in Pimlico is a slower-paced affair than most other Central London neighbourhoods. This largely residential area orderly arranged beside the Thames, is a treasure trove of quaint pubs, subtle architectural charms and local boutiques. Here, art lovers thrill at the chance to visit the world class Tate Britain gallery for its collection of British art from the 1500s to the present. For peace and quiet and some downtime spent along the Thames, Pimlico is highly recommended.
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Travel Joy Hostels is a relaxed and chilled-out hostel which focuses on personal service.We are the only London hostel overlooking the river. We are extremely centrally located between Chelsea and The Houses of Parliament.We provide free tea/coffee/soft drinks to residents at all times, free linen/towels, free earplugs, Wi-Fi in the entire building and free continental breakfast. There are no hidden costs.There is bicycle dock and a 24 hour bus outside the door that goes every ten minutes to Victoria Station, Houses of Parliament, Trafalgar Square, Soho, Oxford Street and Camden.We have a Thai and European restaurant on site and a tour and theatre tickets desk.We have PC's in the lounge area which can be accessed for a small fee.Our large bar below the hostel is a great place to relax and socialise. Our building offers all modern facilities and guests can feel very safe and comfortable.Our check-in time is from 14:00 - 23.30. If you are early you can leave your luggage in our secure luggage storage area. Check-out is 11:00 with breakfast from 07:30 - 10:30.We can assure you that your stay with Travel Joy Hostels Chelsea will be enjoyable and relaxing and give you a wonderful taste of Central London.We also have Salsa Classes on Wednesdays, an Open Mic Night on Fridays and Live Music on Saturdays. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Travel Joy Hostels Chelsea

Address: 111 Grosvenor Road | Pimlico, London SW1V 3LG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Pimlico
Price Range: $44 - $144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Most rooms are bunks, so be sure to indicate if you have an upper or lower preference. Some rooms dorms have their own bathroom and shower.”
KeepCalmCampOn, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“get the room with the balcony.”
cheeyongp943, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Road side isn't too noisy and has a view across river to battersea power station which looks beautiful at night”
ImariLN, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“best view,”
Marco1111975, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Talk to the hosts, they're amazing people.”
neophosf, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
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