We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor

The Birds Nest Youth Hostel

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in London
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
The Birds Nest Youth Hostel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

8 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 4: English reviews
Level Contributor
21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Went here for Nestival their yearly festival and it was amazing. Feeling like you are at a festival next to the urban streets was fun. They had an outside cocktail stall doing pirate themed drinks which kept in with the creek themes. Speaking to a manager, they are currently re doing up the hostel so I have a lot of... More 

Helpful?
Thank Keira M
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2014 via mobile

I've never seen a place so disgusting. And they don't care of your booking : I asked for a room for women and I found myself with 6 men. It was smelling so bad ! In the shower any were to put your items or your cloth, wet and dirty. MC

Helpful?
4 Thank Marie Claire M
Devon, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
45 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2012

A two night stay here was booked by a relative for our visit to the London Olympics. Suffice to say, said relative won’t ever be entrusted with such a responsibility again! This place is basic to say the least, but note that this is a HOSTEL not a HOTEL. Our 4 bed room (2 sets of bunk beds – which... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank WestWinter
Fairfax, Virginia
Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2010

I don't know where to begin with how terrible this place was. Our linen looked dirty and stained. The main shower was broken for most of our stay. The other shower didn't have a door. There was a bathtub further upstairs that looked like it was about to fall through the floor, and there was no shade on the window... More 

Helpful?
3 Thank Becca45

6 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (6)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Other (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these London hotels
The Greenwich Hotel London
#197 of 1,078 in London
1,379 reviews
Travelodge London Greenwich
#487 of 1,078 in London
411 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Greenwich
Novotel London Greenwich
Novotel London Greenwich
#220 of 1,078 in London
1,754 reviews
Greenwich
St. Alfeges
St. Alfeges
#185 of 556 in London
26 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Additional Information about The Birds Nest Youth Hostel

Address: 32 Deptford Church Street, London SE8 4RZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London
Number of rooms: 13
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Birds Nest Youth Hostel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Check prices at the Travelodge first!”
  • The Communal Shower!
  • Bedroom
  • Communal Toilets
 of 5 bubbles WestWinter, 17 Aug 2012 | Read review
1 of 1