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Palmers Lodge - Swiss Cottage

Good location, beautiful building, kind staff, clean and quiet, but not very good wifi connection and it was difficult to use shower room.

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Facilities

  • 24 hour reception
  • ATM
  • Adaptors
  • BBQ
  • Bar
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Café
  • Common Room
  • DVD's
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Games room
  • Hairdryers
  • Hairdryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Vending Machines
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wii

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Communications

  • Card Phones
  • Fax Service
  • Postal Service

Entertainment

  • Board Games

General

  • 24 Hour Security
  • Elevator
  • Jobs Board
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Towels for Hire

In Room Facilities

  • Ceiling Fan
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities

Laundry

  • Washing Machine

Parking

  • Bicycle Parking

Sport & Leisure

  • Cable TV

About Palmers Lodge - Swiss Cottage

Awarded “Best Customer Service” for two consecutive years (2012-2013) by the British Education Travel Association and 'Silver Award for Best Accommodation' in the UK youth travel.

Whether you're a backpacker or a budget traveller, you will enjoy Palmers Lodges Swiss Cottage. The grand charm of the historic building combined with our great service and location will be one of the most unique city experiences you will have in London.

Free Wi-Fi

Free breakfast

Free linen

Recently renovated, Swiss Cottage boasts not only a fantastic London city location and building but our services are unbeatable! We have a 24 hour reception so you can be assured we are always there for you if you need us, we have also taken great care when it comes to your safety & security so you don't need to worry and can chill in our bar or relax in the lounge and watch the latest game.

An added bonus is that beds are pre-made and come with linen all for free, so the late arriving lodger can jump straight into bed, or the bar! We do believe that a happy lodger needs a good breakfast, which is why we have a free continental breakfast for you to start you day in a good way! We also offer free Wi-Fi throughout the hostel so you can stay in touch with the rest of the world and explore what's on in London!

It is easy to forget when you stay at Swiss Cottage that there is a vibrant city just outside waiting for you! We are close to the underground (tube to the locals) so you can be in any of London's hotspots within minutes! If it's shopping you're looking for, the tube will take you directly from Swiss Cottage Station to the centre of Oxford Street, or you can shop till you drop at Europe's largest shopping centre Westfield. You could also have a drink or two in Leicester Square, take a spin on the London Eye or spot Kate and William at Buckingham Palace, all this and more with the tube from Swiss Cottage Station just around the corner!

Just some of our facilities and services:

▪24 hour reception and staff

▪Check in time 2pm, but you're always welcome to arrive before as we can store your luggage

▪Check out time 11am

▪Logged and coded keycard door access

▪Free safes and luggage lockers in every room

▪Ensuite rooms available

▪Coach and car parking available

▪Free full continental breakfast

▪Full restaurant meals from £5

▪Full CCTV coverage for added security

▪Free linen and beds which are premade

▪Group meal menus and packed lunches available

▪Bar and late night lounge areas

▪Reading, conservatory and quiet rooms

▪Disabled access and lift

▪Large selection of rooms including double, twin and dormitory rooms

▪Heavy duty laptop and valuables safes at reception

▪Ground floor reception and rooms

▪Group and individual luggage storage

▪Payphone, fax and photocopy facilities

▪Free Wi-Fi and PC access

▪Washing and drying facilities available

▪Theatre and attraction ticket sales at reception

▪Souvenirs and toiletries sales at reception

Note that this property has a maximum stay of 31 nights.

All under 18s must be accompanied by an adult and have a written approval from parents with a copy of their passport or I.D. If staying in a single sex dorm room the adult and child must be the same gender. Please note under 16s are not allowed to stay in dorm rooms. You must book a private room.

Please note that reservations for the night of the 31st December 2014 will be subject to a no-cancellation policy.

This property has a 24HR cancellation policy. Bookings will need to by cancelled via email by 2pm of the previous day the guest is supposed to arrive.

Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Please note that from the 3rd of March 2014 we will be doing refurbishment works in the Bar and Restaurant areas so there will be some minor disruptions. We will still be offering the service as normal and the works should be complete by the 26th of March 2014.

Important Information

Conditions

***Important Information***
Minors, Families and Groups
Bookings cannot be accepted from any person under the age of 18 unless they are accompanied by an adult (over 18) who is staying in the same dorm/room. If staying in a single sex dorm room the adult and child must be the same gender.
Couples under 18 years old are not able to share a private room.
Note that under 16-year-olds must be in a private room (with adult)and cannot stay in dorms sharing with other travellers.
Written authorization signed by their parents and copies of parents ID's are needed, for all under 18 years old.
In compliance with Licensing Law, all under 18s will be asked to leave Bar after 8pm.

Families travelling with children will need to book private rooms.
Children under 2 stay for free in existing bedding (Private rooms).
Children aged 2 or over must book their own bed.
Please note that we cannot provide extra beds.

Group bookings of over 15 persons may be cancelled so leaders will need to contact the hostel groups department directly, to make sure that the hostel can allocate as many of the guests in the same room/s. We reserve the right to reject any booking made for more than 15 people.

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Cancellation
All guests checking in require Photo ID.
Earliest check-in: 14:00, Latest check-out: 11:00
Late check out may incur a £10.00 charge at hostels discretion.
A 24 hours notice (from check in time) in required in order not to be charged for the night.
The cancellation notice has to be sent via email palmers@palmerslodge.co.uk.
Any no-shows will be charged in full for the first night.
Sale bookings are non refundable.
Please note that reservations for the night of the 31st December 2014 will be subject to a no-cancellation policy.

We are a backpackers - beds are bunks! If you really need a bottom bunk then please contact the hostel as soon as you make your booking, quoting the reference, and we will try and ensure that you are allocated one!

Please note that TOWELS are available to rent for £3.00. BED LINEN is included in the price of the booking. BRING A PADLOCK!

CREDIT AND DEBIT CARD PAYMENTS:
Balance payments made on arrival using a credit or debit card will incur a £1.00 surcharge.

Note that this property has a maximum stay of 31 nights.


Please note that from the 3rd of March 2014 we will be doing refurbishment works in the Bar and Restaurant areas so there will be some minor disruptions. We will still be offering the service as normal and the works should be complete by the 26th of March 2014.

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Location

40 College Crescent Swiss Cottage

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Guest Reviews

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

a litlle lavatory in the room would be very helpfull

Overall
4
Location
3
Cleanliness
4
Value
4
Facilities
4
Service
5

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

Very simple - topp ! - i enjoyed it very much!

Overall
5
Location
5
Cleanliness
5
Value
5
Facilities
5
Service
5

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

Good location, beautiful building, kind staff, clean and quiet, but not very good wifi connection and it was difficult to use shower room.

Overall
4
Location
4
Cleanliness
5
Value
4
Facilities
3
Service
4

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

Palmer's Lodge is your home away from home. The staff are friendly & helpful. Everything you need is in the one location (such as wifi internet, breakfast, bathrooms, bar etc).
There is always someone (another traveller) to chat to in the chill out room, kitchen/dining room or bar, so if you are traveling alone, you will never be lonely.
The privacy curtains surrounding the bed is fantastic & should be a mandatory requirement at any hostel! It's a hostel that I would stay in again.

Overall
4
Location
5
Cleanliness
4
Value
5
Facilities
4
Service
5

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

Really a good place to stay.

Overall
5
Location
4
Cleanliness
4
Value
5
Facilities
5
Service
5

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

Good hostell in a wonderfull position.
We had booked a private appartment, so we were in Hampstead, no in the hostel.
Shower and basin in the room but wc share. Common kitchen.

Overall
4
Location
5
Cleanliness
3
Value
3
Facilities
3
Service
4

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

the stuff is friendly,but i don't like the bathroom,the water is too small and cold

Overall
2
Location
4
Cleanliness
1
Value
1
Facilities
1
Service
4

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

Friendly stuffs and nice atmosphere:)

Overall
4
Location
4
Cleanliness
5
Value
4
Facilities
3
Service
5

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

Really nice place, with very friendly people at the reception and at the bar.
Good commodation for a very reasonable price.
Location is great, just next to jubilee line and 5 minutes from the center (Leicester Square) by Tube.

Overall
5
Location
5
Cleanliness
5
Value
5
Facilities
5
Service
5

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

good for the price

Overall
3
Location
4
Cleanliness
3
Value
3
Facilities
3
Service
3

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*  The Customer Satisfaction score is based on a combination of ratings from Travellerspoint and external websites. The score of 85% for this property is based on ratings provided by 9205 guests.

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