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5.0 out of 5

"I have stayed there twice during early 2017. Sohostel is a great location, clean, with very good facilities and very good value for the money. The l ... " More

By a verified traveler on Sun 12 Mar 2017

Hotel Description

Hostel near Oxford Street in London

City center stay

Within a 10-minute walk of this London City Centre hostel, you'll find Oxford Street and Piccadilly. London Palladium Theatre and Piccadilly Theatre are also within half a mile (1 km).

Restaurant, bar/lounge

This hostel features a restaurant, a rooftop terrace, and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. A business center, a coffee shop, and a garden are also on offer.

Free WiFi, luxe bedding

The shared guestrooms offer free WiFi and showers. Other amenities include Egyptian cotton sheets. Bathrooms are shared.

Shared Dormitory (1 bed in a 8 bed mixed dorm)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 8 Max

Shared Dormitory (1 Bed in a 6 Bedded Dorm)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Shared Dormitory, Ensuite (1 bed in a 6 bed mixed dorm)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Triple Room (1 Bed in a 3 Bedded Dorm)

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

Shared Dormitory, Ensuite (1 bed in a 4 bed mixed dorm)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

SoHostel ratings based on 2 Verified Reviews

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Guest reviews for SoHostel

Students (2)
5 out of 5

One of the best hostels in London

Pros: location, cleanliness, facilities, value, wifi
Location: Tube stops are Tottenham Court Road and Oxford Circus. The British Museum is within walking distance, as is Piccadilly Circus.
I have stayed there twice during early 2017. Sohostel is a great location, clean, with very good facilities and very good value for the money. The lounge/dining/entertainment area is quite good, with a kitchen menu available during the evenings. The bathroom and shower facilities were clean and well-maintained. A very interesting and friendly group of young people were the visitors. Generally meet someone new at breakfast. The location made it easy to reach several different tube lines within a less than 10 minute walk. The rooms are not large, but you don't spend much time in your room. Wifi worked through whole building.

Posted by , from California on Mar 12, 2017

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5 out of 5

Very nice hostel experience. Clean and up to date

Pros: Location, cleanliness, low cost.
Cons: Soap or shampoo dispensers in showers.
Location: Very good. Could walk to Oxford Circus, and took tube to Trafalgar Square, Buckingham Palace, and V&A Museum.
I had an extended stay while traveling and working in London. Rooms were a little small, but the common area was great, and the people were helpful. Location was very good, in Soho near Oxford Street. Short walk to Tottenham Court Road tube station. Several places to eat nearby.

Posted by , from Los Angeles on Jan 22, 2017

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Renovations + Closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):

  • Dining venue(s)

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. You'll find a business center on site. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. A rooftop terrace, a library, and tour/ticket assistance are also featured at SoHostel. This London hostel is smoke free.

  • 44 guestrooms or units
  • Dining venue
  • Karaoke
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Library
  • Garden
  • Beauty salon
  • Television in lobby
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


  • Train station: London Charing Cross Station (1.4 km / 0.9 mi)
  • Metro station: Tottenham Court Road Underground Station (0.4 km / 0.3 mi)

Room Amenities

SoHostel offers 44 shared accommodations with blackout drapes/curtains. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets. This London hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.

  • Accommodations are shared
  • Bathrooms are shared (in-room sink)
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Blackout drapes

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily.

SoHostel has a restaurant on site.


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 11 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Please note: Provisional driver's licenses are not accepted as proof of identification at check-in.

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.


  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 18 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 18 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome


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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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

No onsite parking is available

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

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

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be 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 onsite parking is available.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Staffed front desk
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Debit cards


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 5 per person (approximately)

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

Hotel Names

  • SoHostel Hostel London
  • SoHostel Hostel
  • SoHostel London
  • SoHostel
  • SoHostel London, England
  • SoHostel London
  • SoHostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • SoHostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation London

You should know

  • Children 18 years old and younger aren't allowed at this property.
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.