79.0% Based on 1732 reviews TripAdvisor traveller rating 4 out of 5

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Hotel Description

Our customers tell us they enjoy the overall value at Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage - Hostel. During your stay, you'll be within walking distance of ZSL London Zoo. Free WiFi in public areas, a restaurant and a bar are available. Built in 1881, this 2-star hostel has 34 rooms over 5 floors. All rooms offer free WiFi and safes.

  • All rooms offer safes
  • Free WiFi
  • Grab something to eat at the restaurant or stop for a drink at the bar/lounge
  • Continental breakfast served daily for a fee
  • Self-parking and RV/bus/lorry parking available for a fee
  • Services include concierge services, tour or ticket assistance and luggage storage
  • Guests have good things to say about the accommodation for the spaciousness and overall comfort
  • 5 minutes by car from ZSL London Zoo and 6 minutes from Regent's Park

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (1 Bed in 18 Bed Dorm)

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
£11 per night

Shared Dormitory, Women only, Ensuite (1 Bed in 12 Bed Dorm)

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Shared Dormitory, Women only (1 Bed in 12 Bed Dorm)

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (1 Bed in 8 Bed Dorm)

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Shared Dormitory, Women only (1 Bed in 4 Bed Dorm)

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Double Room, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

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About the Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage - Hostel

Location 40 College Crescent, London, England NW3 5LB

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a snack bar/deli on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi and wired Internet. Tour or ticket assistance, a BBQ, and multilingual staff are also featured at Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage - Hostel. Parking is available for a fee. This Victorian London hostel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 34 guestrooms or units
  • 5 levels
  • Built in 1881
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Deli
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Pool or billiards table
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • On-site shopping
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: London (LHR-Heathrow) (31.8 km / 19.8 mi)
  • Train station: London South Hampstead Station (0.9 km / 0.6 mi)
  • Metro station: Swiss Cottage Underground Station (0.3 km / 0.2 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking and RV/bus/truck parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage - Hostel offers 34 forms of accommodation with a safe. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. This London hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a weekly basis and hairdryers can be requested.

  • Housekeeping (weekly)
  • Hairdryer available
  • Safe
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a continental breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 10 AM.

Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage - Hostel has a restaurant on site.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Roll-in shower

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

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

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: GBP 4.50 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: GBP 5.00 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage Hostel London
  • Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage Hostel
  • Palmers Swiss Cottage London
  • Palmers Swiss Cottage

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.