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1 room, 2 adults

Smart Russell Square Hostel, London

2-star2 stars
71-72 Guilford Street, London, England, WC1N 1DF, United Kingdom

City-center hostel within walking distance of Russell Square
  • Free WiFi
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Great location
Bar is awesome
Good internet service
Decent vibe

Smart Russell Square Hostel, London

from $82 CAD
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What’s around Smart Russell Square Hostel, London


  • In London City Centre
  • Russell Square - 3 min walk
  • The British Museum - 8 min walk
  • Oxford Street - 11 min walk
  • Aldwych Theatre - 15 min walk
  • Royal Opera House - 15 min walk
  • Covent Garden Market - 16 min walk
  • The Strand - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • London City Airport (LCY) - 39 min drive
  • Heathrow Airport (LHR) - 45 min drive
  • Gatwick Airport (LGW) - 85 min drive
  • London Euston Station - 11 min walk
  • London King's Cross Station - 14 min walk
  • London St. Pancras Station - 14 min walk
  • Russell Square Underground Station - 3 min walk
  • Holborn Underground Station - 8 min walk
  • King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station - 13 min walk

At a glance

Key facts


  • 37 rooms


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-4 AM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 17

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
Languages Spoken
  • Arabic
  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish

In the room

Freshen up
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping

Smart Russell Square Hostel, London’s small print

Also known as

  • Smart Russell Square Hostel London
  • Smart Russell Square Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Smart Russell Square Hostel
  • Smart Russell Square London
  • Smart Russell Square
  • Smart Russell Square Hotel London
  • Smart Russell Square Hostel London, England
  • Smart Russell Square Hostel London


This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates).

Mandatory fees

Cash deposit: GBP 10.00 per stay

Optional extras

Safes in guestrooms can be used for GBP 1.00 per night

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of GBP 2.00 for adults and GBP 2.00 for children (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Smart Russell Square Hostel, London

  • Are pets allowed at Smart Russell Square Hostel?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • Is parking offered at Smart Russell Square Hostel?
    Sorry, there's no parking at Smart Russell Square Hostel.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Smart Russell Square Hostel?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM to 4 AM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Smart Russell Square Hostel?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include Friend at Hand (2-min walk), Franco Manca (2-min walk), and Tortilla (2-min walk).

Smart Russell Square Hostel, London

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