"Ideal for those interested in visiting museums" Holland House Youth Hostel Tip by unexplored

Holland House Youth Hostel, London: 8 reviews and 13 photos

Some 6-8 bedded rooms, but mostly 12-20 bedded rooms. Meals available include breakfast, picnic lunch and evening meal. The evening meal is served from 5pm.

Unique Qualities: One wing of the hostel is a former Jacobean mansion, built in 1607 for Sir Walter Cope, Chancellor of the Exchequer for James I. In the 19th century, Lady Holland had a salon here, attended by such famous names as Sheridan, Sir Walter Scott, Lord Byron, Wordsworth and Dickens.
Large, comfortable rooms that overlook the park. You may be in a historic old building or an uglier concrete one
YHA Holland House is part of the Youth Hostel Association and membership of this organisation or the International Youth Hostel Federation is required. It can be purchased on arrival.

Address: Holland Walk, Kensington, W8 7QU
Price Comparison: about average
Directions: Located just off Kensington High Street, close to the Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Palace and the main museums are all within walking distance.
Phone: +44 (0)870 7705866
Price: US$20-40
Theme: Hostel

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  • Updated Apr 14, 2006
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