The Steam Engine, Waterloo

41-42 Cosser St, SE1 7BU
T: +44 (0)20 7928 0720
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Hostel @ The Steam Engine

London's Legendary Backpacker Experience...

…is a night in a PubLove pub in the heart of London. Party in the bar, raise a pint of London ale and feast on London's top five burger. The Steam Engine is the PubLove for exploring many of London's top tourist attractions within a ten minute walk. The Ministry of Sound is also within raving distance.

PubLove @ the Steam Engine is an award-winning backpacker hostel above a traditional London pub. We have comfortable beds, in-room security lockers, 24 hour reception, and a great team of PubLovers to make your London experience the time of your life. We also have a 24 hour bar exclusively for hostel guests and a wide range of damned good drinks waiting for you in our glorious London pub.

Fresh linen and Wifi are all included in your stay. We also offer complimentary luggage storage, free walking tours, and exclusive guest discounts in our pub.


List of Facilities
· 24 Hour Reception
· Free WiFi Internet Access
· Fresh Linen Included
· In-Room Security Lockers
· Exclusive Guest Discounts on Food and Drink
· 24 Hour Bar Exclusively for Hostel Guests
· Complimentary Luggage Storage
· 24 Hour Security

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PubLove @ the Steam Engine, Waterloo is in the heart of London, a short walk from Waterloo Station and all that central London has to offer.

Located down a quiet side street, The Steam Engine is surrounded by many of London’s top tourist attractions, a short walk away from Big Ben, London Eye, the Imperial War Museum, and many others. And with the famous Waterloo station just around the corner it’s a breeze getting to other areas of London or exploring further afield around the UK.

Excellent transport links from Waterloo to the rest of London include:
· Buckingham Palace (15 Minutes)
· St Pauls Cathedral (18 Minutes)
· O2 Arena (18 Minutes)
· Hyde Park (30 Minutes)
· Windsor Castle (60 Minutes Direct Train)

Address: The Steam Engine, 41-42 Cosser Street, London SE1 7BU.

Please consult the official Transport for London travel planner for step by step directions to the hostel at the time of your travel.

Nearest Station:

Lambeth North station (3 minute walk from us) is accessible via the Bakerloo line.

Getting to the backpackers from Lambeth North Underground station:

When you exit the station you will see a large church in front of you. Cross the road and walk around the church so that it is always on your left. Walk down the road next to the church (Kennington Road) so that the church is on your left.
Walk about 200 metres down Kennington Rd and you will see Cosser Street on your right (if you get to a set of traffic lights you have gone too far). The Steam Engine is 20 metres down this road on the left.

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