Overview

Generator Hostel London

37 Tavistock Place, Rusell Square, London, United Kingdom
+44 207 388 7666

C$ 28+

Overall guest ratings

7.7/10 Good
based on 7,136 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 9.0
  • 6.9
  • 6.7

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  • Friendly atmosphere

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    About

    This modern six-storey London hostel is set in the city center, in the heart of the West End, the area of Russell Square, only 500 meters from the British Library and 700 meters from King's Cross and Euston stations.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Laundry service
    • ATM on-site
    • Internet
    • Gift shop
    • Game room
    • No smoking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Night club
    • Safe
    • Pool table
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Accessible
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Restaurant
    • Pets not allowed
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    Guest reviews

    Overall Rating

    7.7 Good
    based on 7,136 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      8.9 "89% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.6 "City centre within easy reach, said 96%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      8.2 "Easily accessible by car, said 82%."
      10.0 "Good access to the airport, said 100%."
    • 9.0 "Internet works perfectly."
      8.8 "88% said the wifi quality was great."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
    • 8.6 "Bar is amazing."
    • 8.4 "Vibe was good."
      8.5 "85% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      9.1 "91% thought, the hotel was modern."
      9.3 "93% said it was a stylish hotel."
    • 7.6 "Good service."
      8.1 "81% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.2 "Hotel security was great, thought 72%."
      7.3 "73% thought the service was very professional."
      7.5 "75% said the recreation staff was great."
    • 6.9 "Average amenities."
      6.9 "69% thought the building was acceptable."
      6.1 "61% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
      6.9 "69% said the handicap accessible facilities were average."
    • 6.7 "Average value."
      6.0 "The price was ok for 60%."
      7.0 "70% thought beverage prices were a great value."
    • 4.7 "Rooms are not good."
      3.9 "61% complained about the bathroom."
      2.0 "80% said rooms were small."
      3.9 "61% had problems with the shower."
      1.5 "85% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.8 "82% criticized the small bathroom."
      3.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 65%."
      4.2 "58% were disappointed with the minibar."
      4.3 "57% were unhappy with the view."
    • 4.0 "Breakfast is below average."
      3.0 "70% said the breakfast was too expensive."
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    Overall Rating

    7.5 Good
    based on 1,427 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 8.9 "Very good internet connection."
      8.6 "86% said the wifi quality was great."
    • 8.3 "Vibe was good."
      8.0 "80% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      9.2 "92% thought, the hotel was modern."
      9.4 "94% said it was a stylish hotel."
    • 8.1 "Bar is amazing."
    • 7.6 "Good service."
      8.3 "83% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.4 "74% thought the service was very professional."
      7.3 "Hotel security was great, thought 73%."
    • 6.7 "Average value."
    • 4.5 "Rooms are not good."
      4.2 "58% complained about the bathroom."
      2.1 "79% said rooms were small."
      3.8 "62% had problems with the shower."
      1.5 "85% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.2 "Air conditioning was criticized by 68%."
      1.6 "84% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 4.0 "Breakfast is below average."
      3.2 "68% said the breakfast was too expensive."
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    Overall Rating

    7.5 Good
    based on 1,070 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "Near to public transport, according to 99%."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.7 "City centre within easy reach, said 97%."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 9.1 "Internet works perfectly."
    • 8.7 "Vibe was good."
      8.8 "88% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      9.4 "94% said it was a stylish hotel."
      9.1 "91% thought, the hotel was modern."
    • 8.1 "Great service."
      8.4 "84% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.1 "71% said the reception staff was great."
      7.2 "Hotel security was great, thought 72%."
      7.4 "74% thought the service was very professional."
    • 6.9 "Average amenities."
      7.0 "70% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 6.8 "Average value."
    • 4.7 "Rooms are not good."
      4.2 "58% complained about the bathroom."
      1.7 "83% said rooms were small."
      1.4 "86% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.9 "61% had problems with the shower."
      4.0 "60% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      3.6 "Air conditioning was criticized by 64%."
    • 3.8 "Breakfast is below average."
      2.7 "73% said the breakfast was too expensive."
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    Overall Rating

    7.4 Good
    based on 71 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
    • 7.8 "Good service."
    • 7.2 "High value."
    • 6.4 "Average amenities."
      6.4 "64% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.3 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.3 "Average comfort."

    Overall Rating

    7.8 Good
    based on 4,567 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      8.8 "88% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.6 "City centre within easy reach, said 96%."
      7.7 "Easily accessible by car, said 77%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 9.0 "Internet works perfectly."
      8.9 "89% said the wifi quality was great."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
    • 8.5 "Bar is amazing."
    • 8.5 "Vibe was good."
      8.6 "86% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      9.4 "94% said it was a stylish hotel."
      8.8 "88% thought, the hotel was modern."
    • 8.0 "Great service."
      8.8 "88% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.2 "72% thought the service was very professional."
    • 6.6 "Average value."
      5.9 "The price was ok for 59%."
    • 4.5 "Rooms are not good."
      3.2 "68% complained about the bathroom."
      2.4 "76% said rooms were small."
      3.4 "66% had problems with the shower."
      1.2 "88% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.5 "85% criticized the small bathroom."
      3.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 65%."
    • 4.3 "Breakfast is below average."
      2.8 "72% said the breakfast was too expensive."
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    Hotel type
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
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    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
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