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PubLove at The Steam Engine

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Leenane, Ireland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great little pub hostel in the middle of Waterloo, hard to complain at the 12 bed dorm price. Triple decker bunk beds leave little room for sitting in bed, but theres a great atmosphere in the pub downstairs. They serve some excellent burgers and a fine coffee. Would definitely go back.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Very service minded staff. You can taste the beer before you buy it, one of the bartenders know a lot about beer. Apparantly they will feed you any time of night (one of the guys told me that you can always get a pizza). AND there's free breakfast with light & dark toast (and a toaster), 3 types of cereal,...

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed here for 2 weeks while I was working in London, which I know is not usual for a hostel. The staff were friendly and accommodating but there were a few things I noticed that could do with improving. One of the showers was out of order the entire time I was there and some of the windows in...

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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our stay at this hostel was really enjoyable, although my group was only there for one night. The only thing I was a bit frustrated with was that the wifi was less than stellar sometimes. Other than that, great hostel with awesome food!

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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My friends and I absolutely loved PubLove! It is perfectly located within walking distance of most of the major sites in London and close to various Tube stations for visiting sites a bit farther away. The staff is also incredible! They are so helpful and willing to store bags, give drink suggestions at the pub, or just chat. I highly...

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Sevenoaks
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was very unfriendly. The lady at the bar did not care about the beer. When I complain about the quality of drink, she told me , that I can leave her property immediately. It was very unpleasant experience. First one like this in my life.

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location, the pub food and was great and very convenient. One shower was out of order so there was only one for the whole floor. The wifi was spotty in the room but usually worked down in the restaurant. Overall a good stay, friendly staff!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Only 1 shower for everyone... and it's only 2 (when it's working). It's really not enough! And it's was really dirty btw. Room really dirty as well. Only the bed linen was good! Moreover, only 3 electrical outlet for a room of 9 people...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I got a bed in a 12-beds room and it was pretty cheap for London prices! You get a discount for drinks and food, we tried some burgers and they were really good! Unfortunately you cant cook and at the moment of my stay there were only one functioning shower for all guests, but everything went smoothly for me as...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This pub is centrally located in a good part of Westminster, it was a short 15 minute walk to Big Ben and 30 to Buckingham with a beautiful park walk in between. The pub its self is awesome the staff was super friendly and very helpful. The food was great and each day I walked away to find a new...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
PubLove at the Steam Engine is an award-winning backpacker hostel above a traditional London pub. We have comfortable beds, in-room security lockers, 24 hour reception, and a great team of PubLovers to make your London experience the time of your life. We also have a 24 hour bar exclusively for hostel guests and a wide range of damned good drinks waiting for you in our glorious London pub. ... more   less 

Additional Information about PubLove at The Steam Engine

Address: 41-42 Cosser Street | Waterloo, London SE1 7BU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: $22 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — PubLove at The Steam Engine 2*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Put more light in the bedroom ”
agathelr97, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try to ask for a below bed if you do not want to disturb people in the night, because are bunk beds.”
, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Misto 12 people ”
221luac, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The room was very good. No complain about it.”
leonertb, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“it's busy and likely can be full house, stack up ear plugs, I could not warn anyone before hand, I knew I was tired and veeery sound asleep (sorry guys) :)”
victorTTTT, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
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