St James Backpackers, 21 Longridge Road, London, SW5 9SB

Call Reception on 07450 645573


St James Backpackers is a family-run London hostel welcoming global travellers in central London's Earls Court. This hostel is a great place for people looking to mingle. There is a communal meal laid on each night and guests enjoy socialising in the shade of the trees in the massive patio garden. Everyone gets a free help yourself breakfast and there is a well equipped kitchen for those who like to self cater. There is also have a BBQ station for great evenings of grilling outdoors and in warm weather groups often take their meals in the garden. Just around the corner from Earl Court Tube station (Zone 1, central London) the hostel has a great location for exploring this vibrant city. Groups are welcome to book their own large room and individual travellers can chose from mixed dorms, female dorms or private rooms (some en suite). This building has some great Victorian architecture, modern amenities and a warm, community-based vibe helped along by the lovely staff. Free fast WiFi. USB chargers in every room. Free breakfast, dinner and 24 hour hot drinks. Lots of space for socialising including a large lounge with large HD TV and two dining areas.

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  • Beds & Rooms:

    108: Double, twin & triple private rooms (some en suite). Dorms sleeping 4, 6 or 8.
  • Open:

    All year. 24 hour reception,
  • Price per night:

    From £20, depending on season and room.
  • Booking:

    Please book online or get in touch if you have any questions
  • Directions:

    From Earls Court tube station exit and turn left up Earls Court Road. Longridge Road is the fourth Road on the left and the hostel is number 21.
  • Public Transport:

    A few minutes walk from Earl Court Tube station on the district line.
  • Walks:

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aMixed dormitories
bSingle sex dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
dBedding provided
gFully heated
mMeals available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
sComputer with internet


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News & Offers from St James Backpackers

St James Backpackers is happily welcoming guests to spend lovely day and nights in London.

August 2nd 2020

In our hostel you can enjoy a a great terrace, living room, dining room and common areas with social distancing in every room, free dinner and breakfasts, friendly and helpful staff. Get in touch for more info about covid-19 restrictions.


St James Backpackers, for the social travelers

March 4th 2020

A family run hostel in central London. Keeping true to what hosteling is all about.

The true hostel experience is making friends, sharing stories and creating memories that last a lifetime. At St James Backpackers all this is easy. London being the backdrop there’s plenty to see and do. The hostel itself holds events each night, from movie night to poker, quizzes and more. There’s also the chance to socialise with other guests at breakfast or the evening meal, which believe it or not both happen to be FREE. Whats stopping you from visiting this vibrant and friendly hostel?

St James backpackers

St James Backpackers is the perfect place to mingle and meet new people in London!

January 16th 2019

With a delicious communal meal laid out for you to enjoy under the shade of the patio trees with other ambitious backpackers like yourself.


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