Generator London

Self Rated: 2.0 out of 5
37 Tavistock Place, Russel Square, London, WC1H 9SE, United Kingdom
3.6 out of 5 rating 996 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.6
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 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from University College London and 1.2 mi (2 km) from Royal Opera House.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 214 guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms with showers are provided.

Amenities

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as a nightclub, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and an arcade/game room. This hostel also features gift shops/newsstands, a television in a common area, and tour/ticket assistance.

Dining

At Generator London, enjoy a satisfying meal at the restaurant. 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 express check-out, a 24-hour front desk, and multilingual staff. A roundtrip airport shuttle is available for a surcharge.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Russell Square - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
University College London - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
The British Museum - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Oxford Street - 1.4 km / 0.9 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
Oxford Circus - 2 km / 1.2 mi
London Palladium Theatre - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Camden Markets - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi

The nearest airports are:
London (LHR-Heathrow) - 30 km / 18.7 mi
London (LGW-Gatwick) - 103.4 km / 64.3 mi
London (LCY-London City) - 15 km / 9.3 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 may be 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). Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • For traveler safety, the following measures are in place: social distancing measures are in place; contactless check-in and check-out are available; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; an acrylic shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property 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. Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.

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)

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
  • -Street parking
  • -Elevator