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Hostel 639 Kensal Green Backpackers

Hostelworld.comUS$31*
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Reviewed 9 December 2009

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berlin
Reviewed 16 September 2009

Don't go there! I stayed in hostel 639 with my friends for the notting nill carnival, and I will never go back there again! this place is filthy and run down, there are bedbugs in most rooms, and one of my friends got a terrible rash from mites living in the bed. reception staff is ok, but security is very...

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mestre
Reviewed 26 June 2009

do not book in this hostel!!!!! it has been the worst place i've ever been in, and trust me, you cannot even immagine how bad this place is! as soon as we got in , we got hit by the terrible smell of an unclean place, and i think it hasn't been cleaned for years.the receptionnist spoke bad english, i...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 19 September 2008

The only consolation I could find in staying here is that I got it for free as a package deal when I booked a flight with my travel agent. If I wasn't getting it for free, I would not have stayed here beyond my first night. I arrived to a filthy room, complete with used towels and sheets, and used...

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Rheinland Pfalz
Reviewed 6 July 2008

The first view upon the so called 'Hostel' caused some laughter ... not of joy, but of shock. The building itself looks like an old office building and as soon as you enter the building, the impression changes into a prison. We'd announced our check-in time for 1 pm. We arrived an hour to early, so as we entered our...

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Reviewed 25 August 2007

A friend and me stayed one night in this hostel, and that was enough! We slept in a dorm for 6 girls. It was fully-occupied when we joined. There was a shower IN THE ROOM!! Carpet on the floor (vacuum cleaner??!?) Anyway, it was fealty. BUT: new linen upon arrival! Because I've travelled the days before I slept immediately (with...

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Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 26 July 2007

This was the worst hostel I have stayed in, ever. And I have traveled all over Europe. Dirty, unsafe, and in a bad location. Try somewhere else. The low price does NOT make up for how bad this place is. You can do better. If not, you should rethink travel in Europe. I would highly recommend the Holland Park hostel,...

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Montreal
Reviewed 16 July 2007

I stayed at hostel 639 a couple of weeks ago... I was on a Eurotrip with some friends...Oh man... where do I start...Well, for starters, when we checked into our room at hostel 639... The beds weren't done, the garbage was literally all over the floor, the room smelled like vomit (literally) and there was a sex toy under one...

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italy
Reviewed 23 June 2007

very basic service! i stayed in a 8 female dorm, room was clean but really small..and you have to cope with a shower box close to your bed!! the best thing is that's cheap and it's in zone 2, you reach victoria in about 20 minutes by tube, but i wouldn't stay there for more than 2-3 days..if your roommate...

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 June 2007

We went to this hostel twice, the fisrt time (May 07) have booked through Hostelworld for two nights. We were located in the end of the 5th floor, lift does not work, and I had my mum with me, who is 65years old and has heart problems - it was a struggle for me (who exercise regularly), and very difficult...

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Additional Information about Hostel 639 Kensal Green Backpackers

Address: 639 Harrow Road | Kensal Green, London NW10 5NU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: £11 - £70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel 639 Kensal Green Backpackers 2*
Number of rooms: 410
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