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Clink78

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Clink78 is set in a former Victorian Courthouse that combines 200 years of history with an utterly cool, quirky and modern interior


Dorms £10+, Private £20+


Welcome to Clink78 London! Stay in a former courthouse! Sleep in an authentic prison cell! Chill out where The Clash stood trial! Email from our magisterial internet courtroom! Meet up in Clashbar! Explore London from a great central location: King's Cross!

We offer a mixture of private rooms (single, twin, triple and prison cells) and dorms (from 4 to 16 beds) with or without bathrooms. We also offer Girls Only dorms and Girls Deluxe for even more luxury. All dorm beds are clean and cosy, featuring unique and innovative pod beds that have their own reading light and handy small head locker for personal belongings.

Judge for yourself!

FREE continental breakfast
FREE bed linen
FREE luggage room
FREE London walking tour
FREE London map
Clink78 is situated in a conservation area, which boldly aims to introduce a village feel to urban London. Clink78 is centrally located in Kings Cross, to the north are Camden Market and Regent’s Park zoo. To the south is the world famous British Museum, St Paul’s Cathedral and The Tate Modern Museum. To the East is the trendy nightlife of Angel, Old St and Farringdon. To the west are the shops of Covent Garden and Oxford St. All are just a short walk/tube ride away.
Whichever exit you choose make sure you are on Euston rd and Kings Cross station is to your back. Euston rd becomes Pentonville rd. Take the 2nd street on your right, this is Kings Cross rd. Walk down for 400m, we are the Courthouse building on the left after Travelodge. Alternatively you can catch bus 63 direction Elephant & Castle, it will stop in front of Clink78 (2 stops only).
  • 24 hour reception & bilingual staff
  • Secure swipe card door locks & CCTV in operation
  • Luggage room and small head lockers in dorms
  • Self-catering kitchen & dining room
  • Games area
  • TV lounge in majestic courtroom
  • Internet lounge in intact courtroom
  • Clashbar: 7 nights a week of pure fun
  • Clink travelshop: discounted attractions/musicals tickets
  • Laundry room
  • ATM machine
  • Change machine
  • Drinks & snack machine


CLASHBAR (open from 7pm until late every night) - strictly for the over 18s

Clashbar brings you 7-nights-a-week of pure entertainment, fun and frivolity. It's great value and the perfect place to meet people, sample cool cocktails, play games and dance the night away. Check out our great DJs and acoustic sets. 

Reservations & Contact Info

78 King's Cross Road, London WC1X 9QE
Reception is open 24 hours. Check in time is 2.30pm but you can use our free luggage room


Tel: +44 (0) 207 183 9400
Web: www.clinkhostels.com
Email: reservations78@clinkhostels.com

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