Where is The Dictionary Hostel located?
Our address is 20 Kingsland Road, Shoreditch, London, E2 8DA. Just by Shoreditch Old Town Hall.
For directions, please refer to the instructions in the ‘How To Get Here’ section at thedictionaryhostel.com/#!/about
Do you do pick ups from the airport / train station?
We don’t provide transport to or from the hostel, but we can recommend some good companies with competitive prices, just get in touch via [email protected]
If you want to come independently, it’s very easy to get here. See the instructions on the About Us page.
How do I get there?
From Liverpool Street station: https://citymapper.com/trip/Ts3n7zm
Form Old Street station: https://citymapper.com/trip/Tgnc665
It is also possible to walk from both stations as they are not far from us 😉
From the airports: Refer to National Express or Terravision
What time is check in?
Any time after 2pm.
Is there a charge to leave my bags at the hostel before or after check in / out?
You can leave your luggage with us for free on the day of check out or check in.
What time is check out?
Any time before 10am.
Can I check in late at night?
Yes! If you have a reservation, you can check in when you like. Our reception is open 24 hours a day. Walk-in bookings are not accepted after 8pm.
Do you charge a key deposit?
We charge a refundable deposit of £5 per key card. Simply hand back your key card when you check out and we’ll give you your money back 🙂
Can I check in without an ID or my credit/debit card??
No, we absolutely never let anyone from anywhere check in without presenting a valid ID document. Valid documents are a passport (for all travellers) or a national ID card (for EU travellers only) – a driving license (for UK guests only) Please also remember to bring the credit or debit card with.
Do you accept walk in bookings?
Yes, we accept walk in bookings, however, after 8 pm these are no longer possible. It is always best to book or call us in advance to avoid any problems.