These are Dormitories, large rooms in fair condition with bright colour schemes. The hostel has different types of Dormitories, with up to 20 beds. Facilities are shared with other guests and bathrooms are in good condition. The restaurant is on the ground floor and is decorated in the same style as the rest of the hostel, with polished silver tables and plenty of exposed metal work. The hostel also benefits from a lively bar, game rooms with a pool table and game machines. The building used to be a police residential building, relatively featureless architecturally, in red brick. The lobby is small, decorated in an extraordinary futuristic style with an abundance of chrome and coloured lights with an eye catching silver statue of a robot in the centre. This hostel is simply decorated and furnished to cater for the backpacker market. However, the public areas are very modern and geared towards young 18 to 35 years old travellers. There is an excellent lively bar. No guests are allowed in this hostel under 18 years of age. (0610AB) NO CHILDREN ARE PERMITTED IN THIS HOSTEL, TOWELS ARE NOT INCLUDED, ALL GUESTS MUST SHOW A PHOTO ID UPON ARRIVAL, ACCOMMODATION IS FOR BEDS IN SHARED DORMITORIES AND FACILITIES ARE SHARED WITH OTHER GUESTS.
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The hostel is located just five minutes walk from Russell Square underground station. Within fifteen minutes walk are Covent Garden, Oxford Street and lively Theatre land.