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Hootananny Hostel, London, United Kingdom

2-star2 stars
95 Effra Road, London, England, SW2 1DF, United Kingdom

Edwardian hostel with restaurant, connected to a shopping center, near O2 Academy Brixton
  • Free continental breakfast and free WiFi
  • Collect nightsYou can collect™ Rewards nights here
Great location
Awesome vibe
Fantastic service
Bar and Beverages
Bar is awesome
11See all 11 reviews
From 58 reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Hootananny Hostel, London, United Kingdom

  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only
  • Economy Quadruple Room, Women only

What’s around Hootananny Hostel, London, United Kingdom


  • In Lambeth
  • O2 Academy Brixton - 15 min walk
  • Clapham Common - 2.1 mi / 3.4 km
  • Westminster Bridge - 3.7 mi / 6 km
  • Houses of Parliament - 3.8 mi / 6.2 km
  • Westminster Abbey - 3.9 mi / 6.3 km
  • Victoria Palace Theatre - 4.2 mi / 6.7 km
  • Tate Modern - 4.2 mi / 6.8 km

Getting around

  • London (LCY-London City) - 45 min drive
  • London (LHR-Heathrow) - 50 min drive
  • London (LGW-Gatwick) - 69 min drive
  • London Herne Hill Station - 11 min walk
  • London Loughborough Junction Station - 21 min walk
  • London Clapham High Street Station - 27 min walk
  • Brixton Underground Station - 12 min walk
  • Stockwell Underground Station - 27 min walk
  • Onsite parking not available

At a glance

Key facts


  • 5 rooms
  • Arranged over 3 floors


  • Check-in time 11 AM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-out
There is no after-hours reception at this property. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning. Guests arriving before 5 PM must ring the front door bell to be admitted by staff. From 5 PM-midnight guests must enter the bar to check-in. Check-in closes at from midnight Monday-Thursday and onSunday, and at 2 PM on Fridays and Saturdays.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Microwave in a common area
Things to do
  • Nightclub
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Built in 1850
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Television in common areas
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Be entertained
  • TV
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Fridge (on request)
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware and utensils
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared accommodations

Hootananny Hostel, London, United Kingdom’s small print

Also known as

  • Hootananny Hostel London
  • Hootananny Hostel
  • Hootananny London
  • Hootananny Hostel London, England


Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

This property does not have elevators.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Mandatory fees

Deposit: GBP 10.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Good 7.8 From 11 reviews

Hootananny Hostel, London, United Kingdom
Very Good8.0
No Faults
Really friendly staff, nice atmosphere, very good price.
Amy, gb1 night trip
Hootananny Hostel, London, United Kingdom
Very Good8.0
a place to rest for the night
I live local so it was ok for me to stay for a night. The people was frendlly and the staf will help you. For me it was ok there
arthur, gbOther trip
Hootananny Hostel, London, United Kingdom
ok thanks
erites, gbOther trip
Hootananny Hostel, London, United Kingdom
Very Good8.0
Just what i needed!
Good Accomodation; the way you want it, when you want it, how you want it without the why you want it?!
David3 night trip
Hootananny Hostel, London, United Kingdom
Very Good8.0
not close to tube but many bus routes. room is okay, but shower room is bad, very small, glass door, cannot lock the door, water is not hot enough. kitchen is basic. common room is good. have locker.
A Traveller, gb2 night trip

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Hootananny Hostel, London, United Kingdom

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