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Generator Hostel London

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

$26+

Overall guest ratings

7.7/10 Good
based on 7,198 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 9.0
  • 6.8
  • 5.8

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  • Nice building
  • 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
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Restaurant
    • Pets not allowed
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.7 Good
    based on 7,445 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "Near to public transport, according to 98%."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.2 "92% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.7 "City centre within easy reach, said 97%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      8.8 "Easily accessible by car, said 88%."
      7.1 "Great parking, according to 71%."
    • 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 "Vibe was good."
      8.5 "85% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      9.6 "96% thought, the hotel was modern."
      9.6 "96% said it was a stylish hotel."
    • 7.8 "Good service."
      7.3 "Hotel security was great, thought 73%."
      7.2 "72% thought the service was very professional."
    • 7.2 "Good amenities."
      7.2 "72% thought the building was wonderful."
      9.7 "97% thought the architecture was beautiful."
      10.0 "100% said the facilities were very new."
      7.6 "76% found the grounds to be nice."
      7.7 "77% liked the handicap accessible facilities."
    • 6.8 "Food is average."
      5.6 "The price was ok for 56%."
      6.7 "Only 67% were satisfied with the menu."
      6.3 "63% thought the pizza was not bad."
    • 5.8 "Sufficient wellness & sports facilities."
    • 4.3 "Rooms are not good."
      3.6 "64% complained about the bathroom."
      2.0 "80% said rooms were small."
      3.7 "63% had problems with the shower."
      1.3 "87% thought they were poorly maintained."
      0.4 "96% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      4.4 "56% found problems with the furniture."
      0.6 "Air conditioning was criticized by 94%."
      0.0 "100% were disappointed with the minibar."
    • 4.1 "Breakfast is below average."
      3.5 "65% said the breakfast was too expensive."
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    Overall rating

    7.5 Good
    based on 1,489 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "Near to public transport, according to 98%."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.3 "93% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.9 "Very good internet connection."
      8.7 "87% said the wifi quality was great."
    • 8.8 "Vibe was good."
      8.4 "84% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      9.7 "97% thought, the hotel was modern."
      9.7 "97% said it was a stylish hotel."
    • 7.1 "Good service."
      8.4 "84% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.2 "72% said the reception staff was great."
      7.4 "Hotel security was great, thought 74%."
    • 6.9 "Average amenities."
      6.9 "69% thought the building was acceptable."
      6.6 "66% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
    • 3.9 "Breakfast is below average."
      3.9 "61% said the breakfast was too expensive."
    • 3.3 "Rooms are not good."
      3.5 "65% complained about the bathroom."
      1.9 "81% said rooms were small."
      1.2 "88% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.8 "82% criticized the small bathroom."
      0.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 95%."
      4.6 "54% found problems with the furniture."
      0.5 "95% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
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    Overall rating

    7.5 Good
    based on 1,265 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "Near to public transport, according to 98%."
      9.8 "City centre within easy reach, said 98%."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 9.2 "Internet works perfectly."
    • 8.7 "Vibe was good."
      8.6 "86% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      9.7 "97% said it was a stylish hotel."
      9.6 "96% thought, the hotel was modern."
    • 8.2 "Great service."
      8.8 "88% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.2 "72% said the reception staff was great."
      7.4 "Hotel security was great, thought 74%."
    • 7.4 "Good amenities."
      7.4 "74% thought the building was wonderful."
      9.7 "97% thought the architecture was beautiful."
      10.0 "100% said the facilities were very new."
    • 6.9 "Food is average."
    • 6.7 "Average value."
    • 4.0 "Rooms are not good."
      3.8 "62% complained about the bathroom."
      1.7 "83% said rooms were small."
      3.8 "62% had problems with the shower."
      1.2 "88% thought they were poorly maintained."
      0.3 "97% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      0.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 95%."
      4.2 "58% found problems with the furniture."
    • 3.6 "Breakfast is below average."
      3.0 "70% said the breakfast was too expensive."
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    Overall rating

    7.1 Good
    based on 74 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 8.6 "Vibe was good."
    • 8.0 "Great service."
    • 7.5 "High value."
    • 6.6 "Average amenities."
      6.6 "66% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.5 "Average comfort."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."
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    Overall rating

    7.8 Good
    based on 4,615 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.1 "91% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.6 "City centre within easy reach, said 96%."
      8.5 "Easily accessible by car, said 85%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 9.0 "Internet works perfectly."
      8.8 "88% said the wifi quality was great."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
    • 8.3 "Vibe was good."
      8.3 "83% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      9.4 "94% said it was a stylish hotel."
      9.6 "96% thought, the hotel was modern."
    • 7.9 "Good service."
      8.9 "89% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.2 "Hotel security was great, thought 72%."
    • 7.3 "Good amenities."
      7.3 "73% thought the building was wonderful."
      9.5 "95% thought the architecture was beautiful."
      10.0 "100% said the facilities were very new."
      7.5 "75% found the grounds to be nice."
    • 6.8 "Food is average."
      5.8 "The price was ok for 58%."
    • 5.1 "Sufficient wellness & sports facilities."
    • 4.5 "Breakfast is below average."
      3.3 "67% said the breakfast was too expensive."
    • 4.1 "Rooms are not good."
      3.2 "68% complained about the bathroom."
      3.4 "66% had problems with the shower."
      1.2 "88% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.7 "83% criticized the small bathroom."
      4.4 "56% found problems with the furniture."
      0.6 "94% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      0.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 95%."
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    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
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    "Friendly atmosphere"
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