Harlow International Hostel, 13 School Lane, Harlow, Essex, CM20 2QD

Call Richard Adams on 01279 421702

An International Hostel close to Stansted Airport

Harlow International Hostel is situated in the centre of a landscaped park and is one of the oldest buildings in Harlow. The town of Harlow is the ideal base from which to explore London, Cambridge and the best of South East England. The journey time to central London is only 35 minutes from the hostel door and it is the closest hostel to Stansted Airport. National Cycle Route 1 passes the front door. There are a range of room sizes from single to eight bedded, including two rooms with double beds. Self-catering facilities, refreshments and a small shop are all available. During your visit you can relax with a book or game from our large collection. A children's zoo, orienteering course and outdoor pursuit centre are available in the park as well as pleasant river walks. Meals can be provided for groups. There is even is a free outdoor gym in the neighbouring park.

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  • Beds & Rooms:

    30: 2x1, 5x2, 1x4, 1x6, 1x8
  • Open:

    All year. 8am - 10.30pm (check in 3-10.30pm).
  • Price per night:

    Please see the website.
  • Booking:

    Advance booking is recommended (can be taken 18 months in advance).
  • Directions:

    J7 of M11 take A414 into Harlow. At the 4th roundabout take 1st exit (First Ave). Drive to 4th set of traffic lights. Immediately after lights turn right (School Lane). Hostel is on left of Greyhound Pub.
  • Public Transport :

    Harlow Town rail station is only 800m from hostel with direct links to London, Cambridge & Stansted Airport. Buses connect to London and airports
  • Walks :

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks
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aMixed dormitories
bSingle sex dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
dBedding provided
gFully heated
nBreakfast available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
iDrying room
sComputer with internet
tWithin 1 mile of NCN
9Best Price Guarantee


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Harlow International Hostel for the city explorers

May 25th 2021

London is just half an hour away from Harlow on the train.. being that close it’s all yours to explore!

Staying at Harlow International Hostel is the friendly, informal, and affordable way to explore London. Being just half an hour away on the train, it’s all yours to discover! The hub of England’s fashion, business, culture: society; it’s all waiting for you! And when staying at Harlow International Hostel,  you’re guaranteed to come ‘home’ to a warm welcoming atmosphere.


Best price guarantee hostel in London*.

May 12th 2019

London city centre is a short half an hour’s train drive away!

This VisitEngland quality assured accommodation has a ranged of mixed dorms, single sex dorms, private and family rooms available to suit your needs. We aim to provide you with a social, homely atmosphere that’s felxible to your budget with the option of self catering, or breakfast available with notice. We have drying and storage rooms for your equipment and of course WiFi available, as well as a computer with internet. And don’t worry about forgetting anything, as we have a shop where you can stock up on essentials.

Harlow International Hostel

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November 1st 2018

Great for Stansted Airport and London!

Book Direct at Harlow International Hostel, perfect if you are arriving at Stansted airport (just a 20 minute taxi drive away). The perfect base for visiting two of the UKs most iconic cities London (35 mins by train) or Cambridge (40 minutes by train). Book direct with the hostel (via their own website or their page on the IHUK site) to ensure all your fee is going to the owners who will reinvest it in the property and staff.

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