About Saint James Backpackers
Saint James Backpackers offers travelers a home away from home:)
Saint James Backpackers is a family run hostel in central London Zone 1. It provides accommodation in backpacker dormitories and private rooms in Chelsea and Kensington. Communal spaces consist of communal kitchen and a backyard with garden.
Combining original Victorian architecture with modern amenities, it has free Wi-Fi, two spacious dining areas, 24-hour reception and security. Each room within Saint James Backpackers has a contemporary design and features individual lockers, free USB charging points and towels for an additional price.
Guests can opt for a wide range of rooms, from shared dormitory rooms with bunk beds through to private en-suite rooms.
|Check-in||from 13:00 to 0:00|
You can always check in earlier and store your luggage if your room isn't ready yet.
If you are going to check-in later than 11pm please email and inform the hostel.
|Room lockout||No lockout|
Location and surroundings
This hostel is situated in a prime location, Zone 1, in central London. Within a very short walk, you can reach Holland Park, Kensington Gardens, Hyde Park and Kensington High Street. The closest metro station is Earls Court Tube/Metro Station, on the Piccadilly Line and District Line. It can be reached in only 5-minutes walking. Alternatively, the hostel is also served by several bus routes. There is a Tesco superstore 3 minutes walking.
Services and facilities
The ground floor is fully dedicated to social spaces, where to relax, chill out and meet other travellers. There is a fully equipped kitchen, a private backyard with garden, seating area and BBQ facilities. We offer free continental breakfast (eggs, bread, breakfast cereals, spreads and juices) and dinner every day. If you want to join our free dinners sign up at the reception before 4.30 pm. We try to cook delicious meals! We also organise a special activity every night for our guests.
|Luggage storage||With extra cost|
|Towels||5.00 GBP per guest|
Important to know
|Animals policy||Animals NOT accepted|
|Children policy||All children pay as an adult.|
|Private rooms age restriction||No restrictions|
|Dorms age restriction||No restrictions|
|Smoking policy||All rooms are non smoking, smoking allowed only on dedicated areas|
|Wheelchair access||No wheelchair access|
Terms and conditions
|Cancellation policy||This property charges 1 night/s if canceled less than 2 days before the arrival dateIn the event of a no show this property charges 1 night/s on customer's credit card|
|Special conditions||Upon check-in guests are required to present valid photo ID (i.e. they MUST have a government issued official photo ID such as a passport or a driving licence). Failure to provide ID will mean that you will be refused entry to the hostel and you will be charged for the first night.
All card payments taken at the hostel must be processed using CHIP and PIN (failing that then payment must be by cash)false
|Accepted Payments||The property accepts the following credit card brands for balance payments: Visa, Mastercard, Visa Electron, American Express, JCB, Aura, Diners, Debit Cards|
|Pre authorization||The property reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival|
|Other charges||Credit cards result in a 3% surcharge and there is a £1 charge for all debit cards. £10 key deposit is payable at check-in, which is returned on return of the key at check-out.|