Hostels in London around Hyde Park, Bayswater and Paddington

Cheap backpacker hostels north of Hyde Park


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Hostels in London around Hyde Park are mostly to be found on the north side of Hyde Park in the major budget accommodation districts of Bayswater and Paddington, the centre of London is only a mile away.


Paddington and Bayswater as well as being in a central location are full of cheap restaurants, pubs and outlets to meet all the needs of most travellers.


All the fast food chains are here, KFC, Burger King, Pizza Hut andMcDonald's together with obligatory coffee shops, Starbucks and Costa Coffee included as well as convenience stores, supermarkets and launderettes.


The Bayswater and Paddington district is made up of long avenues lined with 5 or 6 storey terraced houses. The hostels are mostly within these converted houses with a few in pubs. The Central Line of the London Underground goes all along the northern perimeter of Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens.


Paddington has a major railway station that serves Heathrow Airport and the west of England and South Wales. It is also a major transport hub for London with 4 Underground lines.


The backpacker hostels located in this part of Central London have no curfews and most offer a wide choice of different size dormitories and the option of private rooms too. Many will have female only dormitories. Most include breakfast in the overnight rate.


The backpacker hostels on this page are central with many visitors on the streets at all times of the day and are very safe including through the night within the normal common-sense precautions applicable the world over.


We have a dedicated page giving a detailed Bayswater visitor briefing, what to expect if you base yourself here.


The Bayswater and Paddington area is full of cheap bed and breakfast hotels which may offer an alternative to the backpacker hostels. The private rooms in these often being cheaper than private rooms in hostels.


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Cheap backpacker hostels around Bayswater & Paddington

The Phoenix Hostel London
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The Phoenix Hostel
Dorms from £12 per night, double rooms from £77

Central location on the edge of Central London, 219 yards from Edgware Road Underground Station, 329 yards from Marylebone Station and 875 yards from Paddington Railway Station with airport trains to Heathrow Airport. Bar and a 24-hour front desk. Shared lounge and luggage storage available. Free wi-fi is available in the rooms.

Rooms: 6/10/14 Bed Mixed Dorms, Double Rooms
Underground: Edgeware Road - 200m

FRESH @ The Green Man  Hostel London
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Publove @ The Green Man Hostel - Paddington
Dorms from £13 per night

Within metres of Edgeware Road Underground Station and 5 minutes' walk to Paddington Train Station. Use of In room Security Lockers (Bring your own padlock). Free wi-fi. Bar. The pub kitchen also serves a lunch and a dinner menu. For entertainment, there is frequent live music events scheduled on a weekly basis.

Rooms: 6//9//18 Bed Mixed Dorms & 6 bed Female Dorms
Underground: Edgeware Road - 50m

Gallery Hyde Park Hostel London
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Gallery Hyde Park Hostel
Dorms from £16 per night, twin room from £116

Just 250 metres from Queensway and Bayswater Underground Stations, and 100 metres from Hyde Park. The hostel has dormitories and private rooms with free wi-fi throughout. It also offers a spacious kitchen and lounge. There is a 24-hour front desk at the property plus vending machines and baggage storage. Breakfast included in room rate.

Rooms: 4/6/8/10/12/24 Bed Mixed Dorms & 8 bed Female Dorms, Twin & Triple Rooms
Underground: Bayswater / Queensway - 250m

Smart Hyde Park View Hostel London
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Smart Hyde Park View - Bayswater
Dorms from £17 per night

Just 100 metres from Hyde Park, this hostel is a 5-minute walk from Queensway Underground Station. The dormitories all have lockers and a hairdryer for guests to use. Lounge bar with drinks, snacks and a TV. Continental breakfasts are served daily, and there is a 24-hour front desk. Minimum age to stay is 16.

Rooms: 4/6//8/9 Bed Mixed & 6 bed Female Dorms, Double Rooms
Underground: Bayswater / Queensway - 600m

Smart Hyde Park Inn Hostel London
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Smart Hyde Park Inn - Bayswater
Dorms from £17 per night, twin rooms from £78

Just 150 metres from Bayswater Underground Station and Hyde Park, Smart Hyde Park Inn offers budget dormitories with an hour of free wi-fi. There is also a modern kitchen with an oven, refrigerator and microwave, and continental breakfasts are served daily. Common room with computers and TV. Minimum age to stay is 16.

Rooms: 4//6/8/9//12/15/16//20 Bed Mixed & 10 bed Female Dorms
Underground: Bayswater / Queensway - 150m

Safestay Holland Park Hostel London
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Safestay Holland Park
Dorms from £25 per night, twin private rooms from £99

Just to the west of Hyde Park and Bayswater, Holland Park Tube Station (Central Line) is just a four-minute walk away. Guests will benefit from a large garden with pond and free wi-fi access is available. Other facilities offered at the property include a shared lounge, a games room and luggage storage. Bar, Snack Bar.

Rooms: 5/6//9/12/13/15/21/27/33 Bed Mixed Dorms, Double/Triple Private Rooms
Underground: Holland Park - 500m

The Pride of Paddington London
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The Pride of Paddington
Dorms from £28 per night

In the heart of London, a 5-minute walk from Hyde Park. Paddington Underground Station is less than 5 minutes away on foot. The rooms are clean and basic, with carpeted floors, bunk beds and shared bathrooms. With a bar and its own restaurant that can cater for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Wi-fi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.

Rooms: 6/8 Bed Mixed Dorms & 4/6 bed Female Dorms, Double/Twin Rooms
Underground: Paddington - 100m


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