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The Walrus Hostel

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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
A 5 minute walk from London Eye, Big Ben, Houses of Parliament, Westminster and all the excitement of the Southbank. The Walrus is the best place to enjoy a short break or stay for up to 4 weeks as your base in London.Located beside Waterloo station, and other near by tubes and serviced...
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172 Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7RW, England
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7.1 miles to London City Airport
106 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
0.4 miles from Big Ben
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the horse and stables and the sister Pub, the Walrus. I enjoyed my stay at both places very much, mainly because the staff was really nice and I had a lot of fun meeting and having drinks with them. The horse and...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Came here the last time I was in London 4 years ago, had a great experience then, and another great experience now. We originally booked an Airbnb, but after our host never came home and didn’t contact us, we had no choice but to find...More

Thank lindsaymair
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So I stayed in a 22 mixed bedroom just last week. The overall experience was great! A good breakfast (toast, spreads, tea, juices, cereal...), towels provided for free when asked, lovely staff, great pub downstairs and awesome location - just around the corner from Waterloo...More

Thank Beatriz V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

2nd time staying at a hostel in London and loved the location of this one. Just behind the embankment under the bridge near waterloo. We stayed only for 1 night and booked with free brekfast included the next morning. Great based all of the rooms...More

Thank XGemma S
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

We stayed here 4 years ago on our first trip to London, and when our Air BnB host was a no-show , this was the first place we tried to book a bed last minute...and it was no problem! The Bar downstairs is a great...More

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Non-Smoking Hotel
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US$26 - US$106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$26 - US$106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hannah S
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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dianagofish
13 July 2017|
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Hello There :) Full directions from Heathrow Airport to our hostel here. The best way to get to our hostel from Heathrow Airport is by taking the Piccadilly Line (Purple Line). Take the tube until Piccadilly Circus and... More
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AreWeThereYet444
20 January 2016|
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Response from rebelion172 | Property representative |
Hello there :) Natasha is right. Our private room is located on the 3rd floor. There is a toilet just out side and a shower on meter away from the room. We have toilets and showers on every floor. We have 6 showers and and... More
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"request beds on same bunk"
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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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