Hostels in London : Self catering hostel in the city centre


Clink 261, 261-265 Gray's Inn Road, King's Cross, London, WC1X 8QT

One of London’s best established backpacker hostels. Clink261 offers simple, comfortable accommodation in the centre of London in a renovated Student Union building. A great place to return to after a day spent exploring the city. Backpackers love the laid back, welcoming atmosphere. A basic breakfast is provided, along with free WiFi. The Clink261 team are friendly and international and happy to recommend great places in the city. King’s Cross is a creative, upcoming area with lots to explore and just a stone’s throw from the British Museum, Covent Garden, Bloomsbury and Camden Market or minutes from the bright lights of Piccadilly Circus and Leicester Square by tube. Discounted tickets are available at reception. With a well equipped self-catering kitchen, comfortable sofas and regular movie nights, you’ll have everything you need to make Clink261 your home from home. Clink261 guests are welcome to head round the corner to Clink78 for the nightly entertainment and good value drinks at the lively ClashBAR. No curfew, guests have key card access.

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Clink 261 | Hostels in London : Self catering hostel in the city centre


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Rooms & Beds:

170: 4-6 8-10 & 18 bed dorms, 4 private rooms (up to 3 beds)


All year. All day (except for Xmas) – no curfew or lockouts.

Price per night:

From £15pp, Breakfast bookable online/ arrival. Group discounts.


Advanced booking recommended.




With the stations behind you turn to the left along Euston Road, Take the right fork onto Greys Inn Road, Clink 261 is on the right, opposite the hospital.

Public Transport:

King's Cross/St.Pancras has Eurostar, UK trains, Underground, local buses and direct links to Heathrow, Gatwick, Luton and Stansted.

This accommodation is available to individuals and is on the City, Backpacker and Boutique Hostels map.

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