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YHA London St Paul's - Hostel

3-starThis establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.
YHA London St Pauls, 36 Carter Lane, London, England, EC4V 5AB, United Kingdom

3-star hostel with restaurant, near St. Paul's Cathedral
  • Free WiFi in the lobby
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From 781 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Great location
Tasty breakfast
Best value for money
Complaints about WiFi

YHA London St Paul's - Hostel

from £33
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only, Shared Bathroom (Sleeps 8)
  • Shared Dormitory, Men only, Shared Bathroom (Sleeps 8)
  • Single Room
  • Room (2 Bed Private)
  • Room (3 Bed Private)
  • Room (4 Bed Private)
  • Room (5 Bed Private)
  • Room (6 Bed Private)

What’s around YHA London St Paul's - Hostel


  • In London City Centre
  • St. Paul's Cathedral (1-minute walk)
  • London Stock Exchange (3-minute walk)
  • Old Bailey (5-minute walk)
  • Museum of London (9-minute walk)
  • Globe Theatre (10-minute walk)
  • Tate Modern (11-minute walk)
  • The Strand (11-minute walk)

Getting around

  • London (LCY-London City) 18-min drive
  • London (LGW-Gatwick) 50-min drive
  • London City Thameslink Station 4-min walk
  • London Blackfriars Station 4-min walk
  • London Cannon Street Station 9-min walk
  • Blackfriars Underground Station 3-min walk
  • St. Paul's Underground Station 6-min walk
  • Mansion House Underground Station 6-min walk

At a glance

Key facts


  • 49 rooms
  • Arranged over 5 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
This property does not accept bookings for more than 16 people. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 16

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas



  • No parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

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

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Continental breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
Things to do
  • Arcade/game room
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Television in common areas

In the room

Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom

Special features


On-site venue – This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner.

YHA London St Paul's - Hostel’s small print

Also known as

  • YHA London St Paul's Hostel
  • YHA London St Paul's


Please note that this property does not charge an additional temporary membership fee. Discounts are not available for members of YHA (England and Wales) or IYHF as part of this booking.
Any bookings for more than 16 people will not be accepted by YHA and will be cancelled.
Towels are available for a surcharge. For more information, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

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

Optional extras

Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of GBP 6.75 for adults and GBP 3.50 for children (approximately)

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.

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Recent reviews

Good 7.8 From 147 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
City stay
Excellent value for a night in the City. Warm room at the very top, overlooking the dome of St Paul’s - I will return!
elizabeth, gb1 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Nice staff and gray location!
Older hotel and doesn’t have a lift. Be prepared to walk up lots of stairs if they place you on a high floor. I’ve been twice and the local area is beautiful with lots of shops, pubs, groceries and restaurants. The tube is a few minute walk away and the millennial bridge is nearby as well. I love to hear the St. Paul’s Church bells ring throughout the day/night. It could get a little noisy with the outside happenings so bring ear plugs. The bathrooms were cleaned throughout the day and I loved the big lockers. The staff was very nice and helpful. This will be my spot to go when I’m solo in London!
gb2 night trip
Very good 8.0
Great stay
The YHA is located right next to St Paul's cathedral and the St Paul's tube stop so there's great access to all of London. The hostel is clean and the bed is comfortable. We had a breakfast and it was a decent buffet style with good options. The staff were friendly and courteous during my stay. With its proximity to the cathedral then expect to hear the bells, this didn't affect me but could affect others. Only negative is no real takeaways in the area but that's not the YHAs fault. :)
Colin, gb1 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
Great location
Great location, handy to city and river.
Jamie, gbOther trip
Very good 8.0
Good morning and Happy New Year!!! The place is at a fabulous location, easily accessible. The facilities were okay, as it didn’t have an inbuilt toilet which would be easier for people who have difficulty especially pregnant people. The cleanliness is appreciated, and smells nice. It would be much appreciated if the guests were provided with atleast a hand towel/bath towel for everyday use. Because some of us come for 1-2 days stay and bring very minimal. Otherwise overall the stay was good. We came to enjoy the fireworks and we did. The breakfast was good and satisfying.
Jasmine, gbTrip with friends

YHA London St Paul's - Hostel

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