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Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage - Hostel, London

2-star2 stars
40 College CrescentSwiss Cottage, LondonEnglandNW3 5LBUnited Kingdom

Victorian hostel with restaurant, near ZSL London Zoo
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Very Good8.2
WiFi
Good internet service
Vibe
Awesome vibe
Amenities
Great amenities
Room
Great room
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Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage - Hostel, London

from $18
  • Twin ensuite
  • Standard Double Room, Ensuite
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only (1 Bed in 8 Bed Dorm)
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (1 Bed in 9 Bed Dorm)
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (1 Bed in 14 Bed Dorm)
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only (1 Bed in 14 Bed Dorm)
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only (1 Bed in 21 Bed Dorm)
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (1 Bed in 28 Bed Dorm)
  • Standard Twin Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Mixed Dorm (1 Bed in 9 Bed Dorm)
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (1 Bed in 8 Bed Dorm)
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only (1 Bed in 6 Bed Dorm)
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (1 Bed in 6 Bed Dorm)
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (1 Bed in 10 Bed Dorm)
  • Standard Quadruple Room, Multiple Beds
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only (1 Bed in 10 Bed Dorm)
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (1 Bed in 4 Bed Dorm)
  • Standard Triple Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only, Ensuite (1 Bed in 12 Bed Dorm)
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only (1 Bed in 12 Bed Dorm)
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (1 Bed in 18 Bed Dorm)
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (1 Bed in 12 Bed Dorm)
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only (1 Bed in 4 Bed Dorm)
  • Standard Double Room, Shared Bathroom

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 34 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 5 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Parking

  • Self parking *

  • RV/bus/truck parking *

Other information

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

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Continental breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Billiards or pool table
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built 1881
  • Elevator/lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in common areas
Accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
Freshen up
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
More
  • Weekly housekeeping provided
  • In-room safe

Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage - Hostel, London’s small print

Also known as

  • Lodge Swiss Cottage
  • Swiss Cottage Palmers
  • Palmers Hotel London
  • Palmers Lodge - Swiss Cottage London, England
  • Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage Hostel London
  • Palmers Cottage Swiss Lodge
  • Palmers Lodge
  • Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage
  • Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage London
  • Palmers Swiss Cottage
  • Palmers Swiss Cottage London
  • Palmers Swiss Lodge
  • Swiss Cottage Lodge

Policies

Guests traveling with minors must contact reception prior to arrival to ensure appropriate accommodations.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Optional extras

Self parking costs GBP 5.00 per day

RV/bus/truck parking is available for an extra charge

Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of GBP 4.50 per person (approximately)

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

What’s around Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage - Hostel, London

Landmarks

  • In Camden
  • ZSL London Zoo - 25 min walk
  • Lord's Cricket Ground - 27 min walk
  • London Business School - 32 min walk
  • Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum - 39 min walk
  • Royal Academy of Music - 40 min walk
  • University College London - 2.8 mi / 4.4 km
  • University of London - 3 mi / 4.8 km

Getting around

  • London (LHR-Heathrow) - 44 min drive
  • London (LCY-London City) - 52 min drive
  • London (LGW-Gatwick) - 87 min drive
  • London South Hampstead Station - 9 min walk
  • London Finchley Road And Frognal Station - 10 min walk
  • London West Hampstead Station - 16 min walk
  • Swiss Cottage Underground Station - 4 min walk
  • Finchley Road Underground Station - 5 min walk
  • Belsize Park Underground Station - 14 min walk
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • RV, bus, and truck parking (surcharge)

Recent reviews

Very Good 8.2 From 352 reviews

Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage - Hostel, London
Very Good8.0
A pretty good hostel that was in budget
It was a decent hostel, pretty clean, a bit on the noisy side, but that's going to happen when sharing a room with 10 other people. Good location, lots of places to eat around and very close to two Underground stations.
A Traveler, us3 night trip
Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage - Hostel, London
Very Good8.0
Nice hostel option with plenty of amenities on site. It’s very large so there were several school groups with young kids staying during my time there, made it feel a bit more like a hotel overtaken by a middle school. The staff are friendly though and there are some good common spaces. The female only dorm is on the top floor and a little cramped but fairly quiet. There is really not much around the hostel at all but it is close to the tube and several bus lines which makes it easy to get around to the more exciting parts of London. I’d consider staying again next time I’m in the city.
A Traveler, us4 night trip
Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage - Hostel, London
Very Good8.0
Step inside for a taste of England
Very nice pub-like atmosphere throughout. Breakfast was fantastic both in volume and selection. Plenty of car parking area.
A Traveler, us2 night trip
Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage - Hostel, London
Exceptional10.0
Okay area
The area is good, next to the underground and lots of things in the area. Only problem is that part of town closes at midnight so if you want to drink late you have to go to another area.
Katherine, us2 night trip
Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage - Hostel, London
Very Good8.0
Comfortable for a senior traveler
Palmers Lodge is a comfortable place to stay as a senior traveler. The staff is helpful and welcoming. The curtains on the dorm beds are a good touch, as it the light and power connection at each bed. Showers are not elegant, but work. Good breakfast. Good wi-fi
A Traveler, us2 night business trip

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