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Safestay London Elephant & Castle

144-152 Walworth Road

Highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Bar
  • Linen Included
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Common Room

Important Information

Terms and Conditions

1. GENERAL
1.You do not have to be a member of any organisation to stay at Safestay however a valid photo ID such as passport, national identity cards, driver's licence, national military service card, etc. is required at check-in. Please note that student Cards are not accepted as valid ID.
2.Check-in. Rooms are available at 2pm on the day of arrival at Safestay London Elephant & Castle, Safestay London Holland Park and Safestay York, 3pm at Safestay Edinburgh. However you are welcome to drop off any luggage in the morning.
3.Check-out. Departing guests must remove all their belongings from their room, and check out, before 10am. After this time guests may make use of the luggage storage facilities but all possessions must be removed from the room and the room key card handed back to reception. Late check-outs will incur a charge of an additional night.
4.Upon check-in each guests will receive a room key card for access to their room. These key cards are activated for the period of stay only and must be handed back to reception on check out. Failure to return the key card will result in a charge of £5.00 per card.
5.Safestay London Elephant & Castle and Safestay London Holland Park operate a 14 day maximum stay policy, bookings will not be accepted for longer than 14 days at a time. A break of 14 days must be taken before then returning to either London Hostel. At Safestay York and Safestay Edinburgh stays longer than 14 days will be at the discretion of the General Manager.

2. AGE RESTRICTION & ROOM ALLOCATION
1.Age restriction. Customers under the age of 16 are only permitted to stay in private rooms or shared rooms that are booked for the sole use of one family or a group of persons booked together and must be accompanied by an adult over the age of 18. Any person between the age of 16 and 18 years must be accompanied by an adult (over 18) staying in the same room or dormitory.
2.At Safestay we take great care to allocate beds in a way we think will be best for each booking. Please note that when making your booking online, there may be occasions when it might not be possible to allocate all guests in the same room. Please contact the relevant hostel reception by phone or email with the booking reference and we will be able to inform you if this is the case. Please contact us if you would like to guarantee a bottom bunk, which we are happy to provide, subject to availability. You'll find contact details on the Contact page of this website or on each individual property's information page.

3. PAYMENT POLICY
1.Online bookings are charged a 10% non-refundable deposit.
2.For all other bookings (i.e. telephone, email, fax or walk-ins), we will require you to provide valid credit card details when making your reservation in order to guarantee your booking.
3.The balance owing will be due in full upon arrival, payable by debit, credit card or cash.
4.If your booking is being paid for with a third party credit card we will require written authorisation to be provided by the card-holder.
5.We offer no credit facilities. All bookings must be paid for in full upon arrival.
6.Please note that we do not accept cheque, Laser Card or American Express. We are unable to take Electron or Solo cards via email, fax or telephone, however you can swipe these cards at check-in.
7.If any payment under these terms and conditions is not met, then without prejudice to our other rights and remedies we may cancel your booking; and/or we may suspend the supply and/or deliveries of any other services provided to you by us. We will however inform you in writing prior to any such action.

4. AMENDMENTS & CANCELLATIONS
1.We have a 24 hours cancellation policy. All notifications to cancellations must be made by 2pm on the day prior to arrival. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, and all subsequent nights, if any, will be cancelled.
2.Any amendments to your bookings must be made at least 24hrs prior to arrival. We will try and accommodate your amendments subject to availability.
3.Refunds will only be given for any subsequent nights if payment has already been made and the above terms and conditions met.
4.Cancellations must be made in writing, either in the form of a letter, fax or email. We do not accept cancellations made by telephone.
5.Early departures are not eligible for refund under any circumstances.
6.In the case of a late departure (after 10am), Safestay reserves the right to charge for a further night's stay at the appropriate bed rate.

5. GUEST BEHAVIOUR
1.The comfort of all of our guests is of paramount importance. Any guests who in the opinion of our staff compromises the comfort, safety, or security of other guests, staff or local residents will be requested to leave the hostel premises and will not be issued a refund.
2.Guests are expected to respect other guests, staff, local residents and property.
3.We reserve the right to charge guests the cost of rectifying damage, caused by the deliberate, negligent or reckless act of the guest to the hostel's property or structure. Should this damage come to light after the guest has departed, we reserve the right to make a charge to the guest's credit / debit card, or to send an invoice for the amount to the registered address. We will of course make every effort to rectify any damage internally prior to contracting specialists to make the repairs, and therefore will make every effort to keep any costs that the guest would incur to a minimum.
4.We reserve the right to charge guests the cost of replacing any items that are removed from the premises by them without our prior consent. The charge will be the full replacement amount of the missing item, including any carriage charges. Should the fact that the item is missing come to light after the guest has departed, we reserve the right to make a charge to the guests credit / debit card, or to send an invoice for the amount to the registered address.
5.Smoking is not permitted anywhere within the Safestay premises. Any guest found smoking within the building will be charged a fee of £250.00 in order to cover the extensive cost of restoring the room to a smoke-free condition.
6.Further failure to comply will result in the guest(s) being asked to leave the premises immediately and will not be offered a refund. If you wish to smoke please ask our reception staff on arrival about designated smoking areas.

6. PERSONAL PROPERTY
1.Guests are asked to use the secure lockers provided in each room, the safety deposit boxes at reception or the luggage store. Padlocks are available to purchase at reception.
2.It is the guest's responsibility to ensure that their personal belongings are secure at all times. Safestay accepts no liability for the loss, theft or damage to property however sustained or caused.
3.Lost property will only be kept for one month, if it is not collected within a month it will be given to a local charity.

7. YOUR INFORMATION
1.Safestay shall only store and use information you supply to us or which is supplied to us for the purposes of carrying out our contract with you and to inform you of other services and offers which we may make available from time to time. If you do not wish to receive such information please let us know by emailing us at: [email protected] or by writing to us at Safestay, John Smith House, London, SE17 1JL.

8. OVERSIGHTS & ERRORS
1.Any oversights or errors in sales literature, on www.safestay.com, third party websites, order forms, quotations, price lists, order acknowledgements, despatch notes, invoices or other documents issued by us may be corrected by us without liability. We will advise you of any changes at the time of booking or as soon as is reasonably possible thereafter.

9. DISCRETION
1.All bookings are subject to availability and Safestay reserves the right to decline any booking at its discretion.

Safestay has a maximum stay policy of 14 days. You are welcome to come back to Safestay, but with a minimum 1 months rest period. Or why don’t you take advantage and visit one of our other locations in London, York or Edinburgh.

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Safestay at Elephant & Castle is ideal if you are looking for budget accommodation in London, whether you are seeing the sights in this amazing city or travelling with your family. If Tate Modern, the National Theatre, The Imperial War Museum, the London Aquarium, the London Dungeon, a cricket match at the Kia Oval or clubbing at the world famous Ministry of Sound are on your must-do list, Safestay London Elephant & Castle is perfectly located.

Our beautiful 18th century Georgian building is centrally located, close to London’s mighty River Thames and the restaurants, bars and cafes the Southbank is famed for, along with the London Eye, Borough Market and Shakespeare's Globe Theatre. It's secure, stylish, comfortable and fun, with a heated and illuminated garden for you to relax in.

So if you're after budget accommodation in London, bringing a group of school children to study the sights or simply want something different from the usual options in London why not try this fantastic hostel out for size.

Close to all the big London tourist attractions, our staff will happily help you plan your visit and give you top tips on what is happening in London during your stay.

See these London landmarks within 6 stops of the hostel using the Underground:

•Oxford Street

•Piccadilly Circus

•Leicester Square

•Covent Garden

•Westminster Abbey

•Big Ben & the Houses of Parliament

•Buckingham Palace

•St Paul’s Cathedral

•The Tower of London and Tower Bridge

FREE WI-FI

Free across in our communal areas. Internet terminals also available for a small charge.

BREAKFAST

Enjoy our great continental breakfast served between 7:00am – 9:00am

From the 1st June 2015 our will be enhancing continental breakfast and providing a wider selection of breakfast items. However it will no longer be free and will have an additional cost of £4.00.

Travelling with children? Cots are available on request. Please contact the hostel in advance to arrange.

Attractions: We sell discounted and fast track entrance tickets to some of London’s most famous sights and best kept secrets. Including the London Eye, Madame Tussauds, The Tower of London, Walking tours, Bike tours, boat trips and many, many more.

Hostel Activities: We organise fun stuff for you to do nearly every day of the week! Such as Free Walking tours, top rated Pub Crawls, Group trips to famous West End Shows, Jet boating on the Thames

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Important Information

Terms and Conditions

1. GENERAL
1.You do not have to be a member of any organisation to stay at Safestay however a valid photo ID such as passport, national identity cards, driver's licence, national military service card, etc. is required at check-in. Please note that student Cards are not accepted as valid ID.
2.Check-in. Rooms are available at 2pm on the day of arrival at Safestay London Elephant & Castle, Safestay London Holland Park and Safestay York, 3pm at Safestay Edinburgh. However you are welcome to drop off any luggage in the morning.
3.Check-out. Departing guests must remove all their belongings from their room, and check out, before 10am. After this time guests may make use of the luggage storage facilities but all possessions must be removed from the room and the room key card handed back to reception. Late check-outs will incur a charge of an additional night.
4.Upon check-in each guests will receive a room key card for access to their room. These key cards are activated for the period of stay only and must be handed back to reception on check out. Failure to return the key card will result in a charge of £5.00 per card.
5.Safestay London Elephant & Castle and Safestay London Holland Park operate a 14 day maximum stay policy, bookings will not be accepted for longer than 14 days at a time. A break of 14 days must be taken before then returning to either London Hostel. At Safestay York and Safestay Edinburgh stays longer than 14 days will be at the discretion of the General Manager.

2. AGE RESTRICTION & ROOM ALLOCATION
1.Age restriction. Customers under the age of 16 are only permitted to stay in private rooms or shared rooms that are booked for the sole use of one family or a group of persons booked together and must be accompanied by an adult over the age of 18. Any person between the age of 16 and 18 years must be accompanied by an adult (over 18) staying in the same room or dormitory.
2.At Safestay we take great care to allocate beds in a way we think will be best for each booking. Please note that when making your booking online, there may be occasions when it might not be possible to allocate all guests in the same room. Please contact the relevant hostel reception by phone or email with the booking reference and we will be able to inform you if this is the case. Please contact us if you would like to guarantee a bottom bunk, which we are happy to provide, subject to availability. You'll find contact details on the Contact page of this website or on each individual property's information page.

3. PAYMENT POLICY
1.Online bookings are charged a 10% non-refundable deposit.
2.For all other bookings (i.e. telephone, email, fax or walk-ins), we will require you to provide valid credit card details when making your reservation in order to guarantee your booking.
3.The balance owing will be due in full upon arrival, payable by debit, credit card or cash.
4.If your booking is being paid for with a third party credit card we will require written authorisation to be provided by the card-holder.
5.We offer no credit facilities. All bookings must be paid for in full upon arrival.
6.Please note that we do not accept cheque, Laser Card or American Express. We are unable to take Electron or Solo cards via email, fax or telephone, however you can swipe these cards at check-in.
7.If any payment under these terms and conditions is not met, then without prejudice to our other rights and remedies we may cancel your booking; and/or we may suspend the supply and/or deliveries of any other services provided to you by us. We will however inform you in writing prior to any such action.

4. AMENDMENTS & CANCELLATIONS
1.We have a 24 hours cancellation policy. All notifications to cancellations must be made by 2pm on the day prior to arrival. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, and all subsequent nights, if any, will be cancelled.
2.Any amendments to your bookings must be made at least 24hrs prior to arrival. We will try and accommodate your amendments subject to availability.
3.Refunds will only be given for any subsequent nights if payment has already been made and the above terms and conditions met.
4.Cancellations must be made in writing, either in the form of a letter, fax or email. We do not accept cancellations made by telephone.
5.Early departures are not eligible for refund under any circumstances.
6.In the case of a late departure (after 10am), Safestay reserves the right to charge for a further night's stay at the appropriate bed rate.

5. GUEST BEHAVIOUR
1.The comfort of all of our guests is of paramount importance. Any guests who in the opinion of our staff compromises the comfort, safety, or security of other guests, staff or local residents will be requested to leave the hostel premises and will not be issued a refund.
2.Guests are expected to respect other guests, staff, local residents and property.
3.We reserve the right to charge guests the cost of rectifying damage, caused by the deliberate, negligent or reckless act of the guest to the hostel's property or structure. Should this damage come to light after the guest has departed, we reserve the right to make a charge to the guest's credit / debit card, or to send an invoice for the amount to the registered address. We will of course make every effort to rectify any damage internally prior to contracting specialists to make the repairs, and therefore will make every effort to keep any costs that the guest would incur to a minimum.
4.We reserve the right to charge guests the cost of replacing any items that are removed from the premises by them without our prior consent. The charge will be the full replacement amount of the missing item, including any carriage charges. Should the fact that the item is missing come to light after the guest has departed, we reserve the right to make a charge to the guests credit / debit card, or to send an invoice for the amount to the registered address.
5.Smoking is not permitted anywhere within the Safestay premises. Any guest found smoking within the building will be charged a fee of £250.00 in order to cover the extensive cost of restoring the room to a smoke-free condition.
6.Further failure to comply will result in the guest(s) being asked to leave the premises immediately and will not be offered a refund. If you wish to smoke please ask our reception staff on arrival about designated smoking areas.

6. PERSONAL PROPERTY
1.Guests are asked to use the secure lockers provided in each room, the safety deposit boxes at reception or the luggage store. Padlocks are available to purchase at reception.
2.It is the guest's responsibility to ensure that their personal belongings are secure at all times. Safestay accepts no liability for the loss, theft or damage to property however sustained or caused.
3.Lost property will only be kept for one month, if it is not collected within a month it will be given to a local charity.

7. YOUR INFORMATION
1.Safestay shall only store and use information you supply to us or which is supplied to us for the purposes of carrying out our contract with you and to inform you of other services and offers which we may make available from time to time. If you do not wish to receive such information please let us know by emailing us at: [email protected] or by writing to us at Safestay, John Smith House, London, SE17 1JL.

8. OVERSIGHTS & ERRORS
1.Any oversights or errors in sales literature, on www.safestay.com, third party websites, order forms, quotations, price lists, order acknowledgements, despatch notes, invoices or other documents issued by us may be corrected by us without liability. We will advise you of any changes at the time of booking or as soon as is reasonably possible thereafter.

9. DISCRETION
1.All bookings are subject to availability and Safestay reserves the right to decline any booking at its discretion.

Safestay has a maximum stay policy of 14 days. You are welcome to come back to Safestay, but with a minimum 1 months rest period. Or why don’t you take advantage and visit one of our other locations in London, York or Edinburgh.

Safestay at Elephant & Castle is ideal if you are looking for budget accommodation in London, whether you are seeing the sights in this amazing city or travelling with your family. If Tate Modern, the National Theatre, The Imperial War Museum, the London Aquarium, the London Dungeon, a cricket match at the Kia Oval or clubbing at the world famous Ministry of Sound are on your must-do list, Safestay London Elephant & Castle is perfectly located.

Our beautiful 18th century Georgian building is centrally located, close to London’s mighty River Thames and the restaurants, bars and cafes the Southbank is famed for, along with the London Eye, Borough Market and Shakespeare's Globe Theatre. It's secure, stylish, comfortable and fun, with a heated and illuminated garden for you to relax in.

So if you're after budget accommodation in London, bringing a group of school children to study the sights or simply want something different from the usual options in London why not try this fantastic hostel out for size.

Close to all the big London tourist attractions, our staff will happily help you plan your visit and give you top tips on what is happening in London during your stay.

See these London landmarks within 6 stops of the hostel using the Underground:

•Oxford Street

•Piccadilly Circus

•Leicester Square

•Covent Garden

•Westminster Abbey

•Big Ben & the Houses of Parliament

•Buckingham Palace

•St Paul’s Cathedral

•The Tower of London and Tower Bridge

FREE WI-FI

Free across in our communal areas. Internet terminals also available for a small charge.

BREAKFAST

Enjoy our great continental breakfast served between 7:00am – 9:00am

From the 1st June 2015 our will be enhancing continental breakfast and providing a wider selection of breakfast items. However it will no longer be free and will have an additional cost of £4.00.

Travelling with children? Cots are available on request. Please contact the hostel in advance to arrange.

Attractions: We sell discounted and fast track entrance tickets to some of London’s most famous sights and best kept secrets. Including the London Eye, Madame Tussauds, The Tower of London, Walking tours, Bike tours, boat trips and many, many more.

Hostel Activities: We organise fun stuff for you to do nearly every day of the week! Such as Free Walking tours, top rated Pub Crawls, Group trips to famous West End Shows, Jet boating on the Thames

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

Elevator broke but super clean. Great rooms. Not in city center but super close to train station. Really great place to stay. Would do it again.

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

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Hotel Amenities

  • 24 hour reception
  • Bar
  • Café
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Games room
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • STEAMROOM
  • Security Lockers
  • Telephone/Fax Facilities
  • Vending Machines

inroom facilities

  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box

general

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

parking

  • Bicycle Parking

sport& leisure

  • Pool Table
  • Map
  • Streetview
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