Harlow International Hostel near to Stansted Airport and London


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

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.

This accommodation is featured on our map of South of England and South East England and here is its own website.
Harlow International Hostel | Harlow International Hostel near to Stansted Airport and London


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01279 421702

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Rooms & Beds:

30: 2×1, 5×2, 1×4, 1×6, 1×8


All year. 8am – 10.30pm (check in 3-10.30pm).

Price per night:

Please see the website.


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


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.

This accommodation is available to individuals, gives a Best Price Guarantee and is on the City, Backpacker and Boutique Hostels map and the present or past youth hostel page.

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Nearest hostel to Stansted Airport

Nearest hostel to Stansted Airport

Ideal base for exploring London and Cambridge.

Harlow is a great location for groups, individuals and families touring the South East of England.   It’s only 35 mins journey from the door of Harlow Hostel  to central London.  So the hostel provides a quiet relaxed accommodation base for exploring the capital.  Its also great for visiting Cambridge which can also be reached by train, taking around 40 minutes. Harlow Independent Hostel is also the closest hostel to Stanstead airport, only a 20 minuets taxi drive with option of traveling by bus.  Set in the historic part of Harlow within a landscaped park, Harlow Hostel is a relaxed base to explore the cities of the south east of England.

Overnight close to Stanstead Airport

Overnight close to Stanstead Airport

Ideal for a pre/post flight stop over, Harlow International Hostel is close to the airport, with good bus and train links.

Harlow International Hostel is close to Stansted Airport with good bus and train links, making it ideal for a pre/post flight stopover.   With frequent trains to central London it is also a convenient base to explore London, Cambridge, Norfolk and the Suffolk coast.   Housed in one of the oldest buildings in Harlow and surrounded by a  landscaped park  this family run hostel makes a great base for a visit to South East England.

Harlow International hostel

Harlow International hostel

Together Community Creates festival !

We had a great festival this year.  It was entitled ‘Together Community Creates’ and was on from the 22nd to the 25th May !

Choirs were invited to perform on the Heart 4 Harlow stage.  School choirs, Community choirs, Church choirs and Niche choirs.

Art , Choirs, Dance & Rock and photography , there was lots of participation from professionals and amateurs.  Who shared their creation with the Harlow community at the Annual Festival.

More information about this event here !


Contact Harlow International Hostel:

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