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The Dictionary Hostel

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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“free breakfast”(77 reviews)
“free earplugs”(15 reviews)
“great location”(124 reviews)
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Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Free Parking
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend and I stayed at The Dictionary for 5 days during a trip to London and did not experience a single bad thing about this hostel. The staff such as Zambar were so welcoming and kind, as well as helpful aeasygoing. Thee rooms were...More

Thank Patrick C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location! Helpful and friendly staff and over all good vibes. Great location to access good food, and nightlife and only a short walk to Spitalfield markets and box park. Would definitely stay again and recommend to friends. We stayed over a weekend and could...More

Thank Zoya K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location is good and it is a short walk to Shoreditch High Street as well as 0.8 miles from Liverpool Street. I have stayed in numerous hostels over the years though, and this probably ranks as one of the worst. The lady at reception...More

Thank James J
Reviewed 10 April 2018

First of all it was very DIRTY. It was very noisy, too. And the staff was rude. Now, the details. The rooms are tiny and overcrowded with no ventilation. Don’t stay in lower level rooms, as they have no ventilation whatsoever. It can get really...More

Thank jannalee83
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

For our school trip we stayed with 75 students at the Dictionary Hostel in London. The rooms were clean and pretty cool because we had a swingset in our room. The breakfast was not that good, we only had cornflakes or toast to eat. But...More

Thank Marte M
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US$18 - US$164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$18 - US$164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Rooms away from the road should be quieter."
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"Don't stay in a lower level room"
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"Our first room was by the stair case the first two nights & all I could hear was people dragging luggage."
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"Don't stay in room E!"
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