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Smart Russell Square

71-72 Guilford Street - London, England
172 reviews
15.22 EUR
average price per guest per night


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Key Hostel Features

• FREE Linen
• FREE Wi-Fi

• 24 Hour reception
• 24 hour guest kitchen facilities
• 24 hour travel shop and ticket sales
• 24 hour CCTV for added security
• No lockout or curfew
• Luggage Storage
• In room locker facilities
• Snack vending machines
• Common rooms with digital televisions
• Laundry facilities
• Custom designed beds

Smart Russell Square Hostel is perfectly located in the heart of Central London, created with the hostel and budget traveller in mind. Located just off London and Europe’s most popular shopping area, Oxford Street, we are less than 400 meters from the British Museum, we are a short walk from many of the iconic and famous sites of London, and we’re located in an ideal area for any type of trip. Smart Russell Square Hostel provides cheap, affordable, safe and value for money accommodation in London. Every room is key card locked as is entry to the main part of the building, security lockers in every room, we also provide a 24 hour reception and have security staff during the night.

Local London sights within walking distance from the hostel include; Oxford Street, British Museum, Covent Garden, Camden Market, National Portrait Gallery, Soho, the National Theatre, the fantastic South Bank, National Gallery, the West End Theatres, Regent Street, Leicester Square, Kings Cross and much more.

Our transport links are fantastic and the location of the hostel in Central London is amazing. We are located within 4 minutes walking distance with luggage from Russell Square Tube or Metro Station which is directly linked to both Heathrow Airport and Kings Cross St. Pancras for the Eurostar Train. We are directly linked either by bus or the tube to every major train and bus station in London. There are 24 hour buses running next to the hostel, making us accessible at any time of the day or night.

We offer budget accommodation in London but still ensure that your safety and comfort are our primary concerns. Every room has been built with the London hostel traveller in mind, each room has custom build beds, design with privacy and functionality in mind. The beds have curtains and panels ensuring that your stay is private and comfortable. The rooms are locked with electronic key card locking systems and we provide lockers and safes in the rooms which use the same locking system. Reception is open 24 hour to help you with any questions or problems you may have. All rooms are cleaned daily and maintenance checks performed weekly. Making us one of the safest hostels in London.

Smart Russell Square Hostel has FREE Wi-FI and internet cafe, TV common room, self service laundry and dryer facilities, guest kitchen facilities, currency exchange, travel shop and much more.

Beat the long lines and wait at your favourite attraction as you can buy Fast Track tickets to all the major London attractions such as Madam Tussauds and the London Eye directly from our reception desk. We also sell discount theatre tickets to all major shows in the West End of London.
Our location as a hostel in Central London means we are also an ideal venue to see London’s vibrant nightlife. We are within walking distance to all the major clubs, bars and the trendy Soho areas, but not close enough to disturb your nights rest. There is no curfew or lockout and our transport links are so good you can party the night away.


Check In

from 11:00 to 24:00
(Check-in starts at 11:00 for dorms and 14:00 for the private rooms)


No curfew

Room Lockout

No lockout




Important To Know

No wheelchair access
Children accepted. We require guests under 16 to be booked into private accommodation.
Private rooms age restriction: no restrictions
Dorms age restriction: from 16 years to 45 years
Smoking policy: All rooms and the common areas are NON smoking
Animals NOT accepted

Terms and conditions

The property accepts the following credit card brands for balance payments: Visa, Mastercard, Visa Electron, American Express, Debit Cards.
Taxes not included: 20% VAT.
Other charges: £10 refundable room key security deposit.

Free cancellation at least 24 hours before arrival date, first night of stay fee for late cancellation or no show

Photo ID required

Included Facilities and Services

Wi-Fi accessYES
Breakfast2.00 GBP (per guest, per night)
Luggage storageWith extra cost
Security boxes / LockersWith extra cost
Laundry ServiceWith extra cost
Internet accessYES
Pickups / Shuttle from stationWith extra cost
Pickups / Shuttle from airportWith extra cost
Towels5.00 GBP (per guest)
Cable/Satellite TVYES

Available Amenities

Games roomYES
Parking lotNO