Generator London was the very first Generator and you’ll find it in the area of Russell Square in the heart of the West End. It’s the ideal spot to enjoy London from, everything you need to see is minutes away by tube. You’ll never run out of things to do in the UK’s capital. You just have to decide where to start and we can help you with that. When you have seen and done it all for the day head back to Generator and unwind. It’s a destination in its own right and a great place to socialise and reflect on your experiences of the day. Head to the bar and chill out areas to get yourself a well deserved drink or two. It’s lively, friendly and un-missable. We’ve also got great beds for sleepy heads and of course you’ll be enjoying London life in the most authentic surroundings. Choose from a great selection of rooms, from Dorms, to Quads, to Private rooms with innovative mod cons. Fast and free Wi-Fi is all yours too. To get the most out of your stay visit the travel shop and our city experts will help you devise an itinerary that will take you to all the hidden treasures this dynamic city has to offer. You’ll have to stay longer to fit it all in but you’ll not need convincing of that. We’ll see you there soon!

Important points:

• Central location – Situated close to Russell Square
• Complimentary Wi-Fi in public areas
• Internet terminals
• Travel Desk
• Luggage Store
• Laundry Room
• Games Room
• Bar & Chill Out Areas
• Nightly Events & Entertainment
• Dining facilities for breakfast, lunch, dinner and all day snacks
• Female Dormitories
• Dormitories for 4, 6 & 8
• Group bookings

Private rooms:
Singles or Twins are available (towels with single / twins only)
Quad, six, eight and ten bed dormitories are available. Shared bathrooms with showers and toilets are available on each floor.

All rooms include:
• Power sockets
• Linen & bedding

Dorms:
Quad, six, eight & ten bed dormitories are available as well as luxury female dormitories. Many bunks have a privacy screen. Shared bathrooms with showers and toilets are available on each floor.
All rooms include:
• Power sockets
• Linen & bedding
• Full length mirrors
• Personal Lockable Storage locker

FREE WI-FI
Stay connected. Free across most areas.(public areas only at the moment) Internet terminals also available for a small charge.

THE BAR
Order a classic cocktail. Open from 5pm-2am with fun and games every night.

THE LOUNGE & CAFÉ
Open everyday 24/7

BREAKFAST
Enjoy breakfast between 7am – 10am (at a small charge).

DINNER.
Delicious meals available between 5-9pm every evening. A dish of the day will also be available together with the bar snack menu.

SNACKS
Vending machines available for night owls to satisfy the midnight munchies.

ROOMS TO AMAZE
A wide selection of contemporary Privates, Twins, Triples & Dorms, with crisp white linen all available at great rates. Towels included complimentary in Twin rooms only.

BATHROOMS
Shared showers on every floor.

LAUNDRY
Open 24 hours a day where you can wash, dry and iron for a small fee.

24 HOUR RECEPTION
No need to worry about arriving late or early. The Generator Reception is open 24 hours a day with a duty manager who’s always around to help.

LUGGAGE STORE
Guest can store their bags in a luggage room which we have where its like a safety deposit box, which starts from £2.00 for a small locker for 6 hours up to £6.00 for a large locker for 24 hours. A large locker can store a 50 Litres ruck sack.

GREAT STAFF
All our staff are multi lingual and on hand to help you with whatever info you need.

TRAVEL SHOP
Purchase tickets, tours and a whole lot more including phone and postal service. We will help you make the most of your stay. Undecided? Take advantage of our complimentary guided walking tour available daily.

Although we are all about having fun, we must inform you of our requirements before you check-in.

- All guests must present a Photo ID, Passport or Drivers License on check-in.
- Guests must be 18 years or over. Unless they are accompanied by an adult, in which case they must stay in a private room.
- All rooms are non-smoking, but we have smoking areas for those that enjoy it.
- No alcohol or drugs are to be brought onto premises whatsoever.

NOTE: All bookings made on the internet may not be received by The Generator and accepted for 24hours after approval.

Activities and facilities

  • 24 hour front desk
  • Bar / Lounge
  • Café
  • Lift/Elevator
  • Luggage storage
  • Non-smoking property
  • Restaurant/s
  • Self service laundry facilities
  • Tour desk
  • Vending machines
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wifi access

Location

37 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SE United Kingdom

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Rooms and rates

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from 18 per night

Bed in a Small Dorm (4-6)

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A bed in a small shared room with between 4-6 bunk beds. Each person has their own locker (you will need your own padlock) a small hand basin is installed in each room.

  • In-room heater
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Shared bathroom
  • 1 single

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Rates are for 1 person The room caters for a maximum of 1 adult.
Cancellation policy Minimum 24 Hours (1st night) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 24 hours prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.
from 13 per night

Bed in Large Dorm (8-10)

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A bed in a large shared room with between 8-10 bunk beds. Each person has their own locker (you will need your own padlock) a small hand basin is installed in each room.

  • In-room heater
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Shared bathroom
  • 1 single

Filtering deals to match your current dates . . .

Previous seven days 24 Oct - 6 Nov Fri 31 Oct Sat 1 Nov Sun 2 Nov Mon 3 Nov Tue 4 Nov Wed 5 Nov Thu 6 Nov Fri 7 Nov Sat 8 Nov Sun 9 Nov Mon 10 Nov Tue 11 Nov Wed 12 Nov Thu 13 Nov
Room description
Rates shown in British Pounds (₤) & are tax inclusive per room. Booking fees apply
Book Bed in Large Dorm (8-10) ₤30 Sold24 13 14 SoldSoldSoldSoldSoldSoldSold18 19 26
Next
Rates are for 1 person The room caters for a maximum of 1 adult.
Cancellation policy Minimum 24 Hours (1st night) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 24 hours prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.

Additional information

Check In 1400hrs
Check In Instructions ID checked upon arrival
Check Out 1000hrs
Getting There Russell Square station is on the Piccadilly Underground Line which connects directly from Heathrow Airport.

Only a few minutes by tube from Covent Garden, Leicester Square
and Piccadilly, and we are only a short walk away from the British Museum and Oxford Street.

Coming out off Russell Square tube station walk across the road onto Marchmont Street, follow this street for 200 meters until you are at the traffic lights then turn right onto Tavistock Place – we are just off number 37 in Compton Place. Where there is a big GENERATOR sign.
Parking A number of public car parks are located nearby to the Hostel
Things To Do British Museum, Camden Market, West End, Shopping on Oxford Street, City of London, Madame Tussauds and many other attractions either a short walk or tube/bus ride away. Our Travel Desk is on hand to help make the most out of your visit and can provide tickets and tours to most attractions
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