Swiss Cottage, London Hostel - Palmers Lodge

Swiss Cottage

London Hostel

An award winning boutique hostel in central London housed in a legendary building with superb facilities, impeccable service and the best of the city just around the corner.

Our Rooms

We have a room type to suit every guest. Deluxe rooms, both private and shared, have an ensuite bathroom and we have a good number of female only rooms. Our extra comfy beds will be already made for you (with free linen).

Private Rooms

Sleeps 1-4
From £38

Our private rooms, including doubles and twin bunks up to 4 bed privates. Only you will have access to these rooms giving you all the space and privacy you want!

Small Dorm

Sleeps 1-4
From £22

Small shared dormitories accommodating between 4 to 6 people. All beds come with lockers and privacy curtains. There are also Female only rooms available.

Medium Dorm

Sleeps 8-12
From £23

Medium sized shared dormitories accommodating between 8 to 12 people. All rooms lockers and privacy curtains for each bed. There are also Female only rooms available.

Large Dorm

Sleeps 14-28
From £18

If you are feeling more social we have large dormitories accommodating between 14 to 28 people. All rooms have lockers and privacy curtains for each bed. There are also Female only rooms available.

Our Facilities

Our boutique London hostel boasts not only an impressive building with uniquely decorated interiors but also an unbeatable service.

  • 24 hour reception and staff
    • You can be assured we are always there for you if you need us
  • 24 hour CCTV and security
    • We take great care when it comes to your safety & security so you don’t need to worry
  • No Lockout Curfew
  • Keycard rooms access
  • Free Internet
    • We offer free Wi-Fi throughout the hostel so you can stay in touch with the rest of the world and explore what’s on in London
  • Free lockers in every room
    • Padlock’s available to rent at reception or bring your own
  • Linen included
    • Our comfy beds will be ready made for you with fresh linen and towels can be rented from reception
  • Common and reading rooms
  • On-site bar and snacks
  • Full Continental breakfast
    • A happy lodger needs a good breakfast, so for a small charge, we offer a full continental breakfast from 7.30 am to 10.00 am
  • On-site Car parking
    • £5.00 per day

Check in Palmers, Check out London

It’s easy to forget when you stay at our London boutique hostel that there is a vibrant city just outside waiting for you.

We are two minutes away from the Underground (the Tube) so you can be in any of London’s hotspots within minutes.

Location Map

London Eye

18  mins

Wembley Stadium

18  mins

Common Areas

24hr reception

We have a 24 hour reception so you can be assured we are always there for you if you need us.

  • Travel Shop and tickets available
  • Open and staffed 24 hours
  • Tour and local advice

Lounge

Relax in our lounge and reading room? Filled with sofas and seating, and decorated like no other hostel in London, it is the perfect place to hang out.

  • Quiet relaxed reading room
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Vending machines

Bar & Dining

Watch the latest football game, meet new friends, chat or just chill in our fully licensed bar.

  • Enjoy full meals or bar snacks
  • International beers and drinks
  • Group meals available
  • Pool table and board games

Conservatory & BBQ area

We have an awesome BBQ area and conservatory where we regularly host intimate live music events.

  • Live events
  • Relaxed garden area
  • Open all year

Any questions?

If you have any questions we would be delighted to hear from you.

Speak to a friendly & knowledgeable member of staff, call +44 (0) 20 7483 8470

  • Diego S Avatar
    Diego S


    5 star rating

    Great place to stay near Camden. I always stay here when I visit London for gigs and events. Palmers has a Harry Potter type vibe and the dorms are clean and welcoming.

    There is a communal living…
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    5/12/2019

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    PaulaAlinaFin


    5 star rating

    Very good I’ve stayed in many hostels, and I’ll definitely return to Palmer’s when in London! Clean, quiet (of course can depend on the people that you share the room with), privacy… read more

    5/08/2019

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    Valentin P


    4 star rating

    Great place to stay for a city break Palmers Lodge has everything you need at a very affordable price, it s perfect for a weekend getaway in London. I wouldn’t recommend it for a longer stay because of… read more

    5/06/2019

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    KaitKepp


    5 star rating

    Great Stay Palmers Lodge was my first time staying in a hostel alone. I have to say it was a great experience. I stayed in the 28 bed mixed dorm. While initially… read more

    5/02/2019

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    Pali A


    5 star rating

    I Kept On Forgetting The Name of This Great Place (1) PRIVACY: curtain, socket, lamp for ea bunk.

    (2) SOLIDLY built bunks.

    (3) BATHROOMS cleaned 2x/day w/disinfectant.

    (4) BREAKFAST: cereal & milk (I’m all smiles), unlimited toast, butter, jams, tea,…
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    4/25/2019

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    evsuliini


    5 star rating

    Always great! I’ve stayed in Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage a couple of times now, and it’s always a pleasure! The location is great, the area is beautiful, and the building itself is… read more

    4/25/2019

  • evsuliini Avatar
    evsuliini


    5 star rating

    Always great! I’ve stayed in Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage a couple of times now, and it’s always a pleasure! The location is great, the area is beautiful, and the building itself is… read more

    4/25/2019

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    Eli_lac


    5 star rating

    Wow! Fantastic stay! Great location near the tube, good bus service, quiet and safe neighborhood. Hip ambiance with bar, lounge and outside patio downstairs.

    Excellent service, and very clean facilities.

    Was…
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    4/24/2019

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    pratstoni


    5 star rating

    I’ll definitely repeat Only spent one night in the hostel but enough to feel like at home. Really good atmosphere there and amazing staff, special mention to Jorge, who helped me a lot…. read more

    4/24/2019

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