The most central of London’s eight YHA hostels is also one of the most intimate with just 104 beds, and excellent shared facilities, including the fuchsia kitchen and the bright, funky lounge. Dormitories have three and four beds and there are doubles and twins. The in-house shop sells coffee and beer. Wi-fi (common areas) is free. Free daily walking tours too.

The hostel also runs a daily pub-crawl pickup.

Property description

via Hostelworld

Please note, we do not charge an additional temporary membership fee. Discounts are not available for members of YHA (England & Wales) or IYHF as part of this booking

All guests must show a valid photo ID upon check-in. Driver’s licence, passport, student ID or similarly recognised national identity cards are accepted.

Please note that our breakfast price is £5.75.

*All bookings for more than 16 people will not be accepted by YHA and will be cancelled.*

At YHA London Oxford Street we strive to cater for everybody.Unfortunately none of our bedrooms or washrooms is accessible to modern standards.

We have:

4 steps up into the building

Lift available from entrance to floor 3 (reception)

Vibrating pillow alarm

Bedrooms available on floor 3


A quiet hideaway from the bustle of the busiest street in the world, YHA Oxford Street allows you relax and have this fabulous city at your fingertips.

We have a variety of rooms available, from 2 to 4 bed, as well as offering dorm beds. All rooms have shared facilities.

None of our rooms are ensuite - showers and toilets are within easy access of all rooms.

Due to the hostel location and layout of the building we would not recommend families bring children under the age of 14 here. YHA St Pancras, Thameside and St Paul's hostels are much better suited to families.

Please note that our breakfast price is £4.99

Free Wi-Fi is available to all guests in communal areas

Reception is on the 3rd floor with lift access from the ground - accommodation on this floor is limited. Please note: There is no interior lift access to rooms above 3rd floor.

We apologise, but due to the building architecture we have no disabled facilities at YHA Oxford Street. YHA London Central has full disabled access and is our next nearest hostel.

Towels are available to rent or buy from reception, as are padlocks and travel adapters.

Smoking is prohibited across the entire UK in public buildings. Please do not smoke in our rooms.”

London Attractions: We sell discounted and fast track entrance tickets to some of London’s most famous sights and best kept secrets. Including the London Eye, Madame Tussauds, The Tower of London, Walking tours, Bike tours, boat trips and many, many more. Plus, every penny we make at YHA goes directly back in to our charity ‘Breaks for Kids’ which makes it possible for children from financially disadvantaged backgrounds to take part in school or community group breaks away! Ask us for a full activity list on check in.

Hostel Activities: We organise fun stuff for you to do nearly every day of the week! Such as Free Walking tours, top rated Pub Crawls, Group trips to famous West End Shows, Jet boating on the Thames, Burger nights, Sunday Roasts, movie nights…..well, you get the drift! It’s a fantastic way to meet other travellers and really make the most of your time in London! Find out what’s happening in Your YHA London Hostel while you’re staying with us - ask for the itinerary when you check in.

*All bookings for more than 16 people will not be accepted by YHA and will be cancelled.*