Generator London

Self Rated: 2.0 out of 5
37 Tavistock Place, Russel Square, London, WC1H 9SE, United Kingdom
3.7 out of 5 rating 2026 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.7

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Property Details

Property Location

Located in London (London City Centre), Generator London is within a 15-minute walk of Russell Square and The British Museum. This hostel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Tottenham Court Road and 0.8 mi (1.2 km) from Shaftesbury Avenue.

Rooms

All guestrooms feature linens.

Amenities

Enjoy the recreation opportunities such as a nightclub or make use of other amenities including a reception hall.

Dining

Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Buffet breakfasts are served on weekdays from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to noon for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include multilingual staff and luggage storage.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Russell Square - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Tottenham Court Road - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
The British Museum - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Shaftesbury Avenue - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
Oxford Street - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
London School of Economics and Political Science - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Cambridge Theatre - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Aldwych Theatre - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Royal Opera House - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Theatre Royal Drury Lane - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Palace Theatre London - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Covent Garden Market - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
The Strand - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Lyceum Theatre - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
King's College London - 2 km / 1.2 mi

The nearest airports are:
London (LHR-Heathrow) - 29.9 km / 18.6 mi
London (LCY-London City) - 15 km / 9.3 mi
London (LGW-Gatwick) - 63 km / 39.1 mi

The preferred airport for Generator London is London (LHR-Heathrow).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


  • No onsite parking is available.
  • Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates). Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in along with matching photo identification. Any other arrangements must be coordinated with the property prior to arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Towels/sheets: GBP 4

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


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: GBP 8.50 per person (approximately)
  • Late check-in fee for check-in after midnight
  • Late check-out fee: GBP 10.00 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Free WiFi
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -ATM/banking
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Arcade/game room
  • -Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • -Reception hall
  • -Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Express check-out
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Nightclub
  • -Elevator