Address: The Greenman, 308 Edgware Road, London, Paddington W2 1DY
Please consult the official Transport for London travel planner www.tfl.go.uk for step by step directions to the hostel at the time of your travel.
The nearest tube station is Edgware Road, serving the Bakerloo Line, Hammersmith and City Line, Circle and District Lines.
NOTE::: Edgware Road Station on Bakerloo Line is CLOSED till Jan 2014. please access our hostel from Marylebone Station on Bakerloo Line or Edgware Road Station on Hammersmith & City, Circle and District Lines
From the Edgware Road Bakerloo line station:
Simply turn right and on the next corner is the Green Man Pub. The reception is inside.
Edgware Road Circle/Hammersmith & City and District line station:
Coming out of the underground station you will turn right, walk up the little road and turn left. You will see a bridge to your right, walk up to the set of lights, turn right, go under the bridge and you will find yourself passing the Edgware Road Bakerloo line station. On the next corner will be a pub called the Green Man, the reception is inside.
The nearest train station is Paddington.
From Paddington station:
Take the Underground via Bakerloo to Edgware Road, one stop.
Or you can walk! Come out of Paddington station and turn left. Continue walking until you get to an intersection where you'll be at the front of the Hilton London Metropole Hotel. If you look to the left there should be a bridge. Cross the road here and go under the bridge where you will arrive at the Edgware Road Bakerloo line station. At the very next corner there will be a pub called the Green Man. The reception is inside.
Located on the vibrant Edgware Road, PubLove @ Green Man is surrounded by bustling cafes and shisha lounges, minutes away from one the most famous shopping streets in the world. Take a short stroll to Hyde Park, Lords Cricket Ground, or the London Zoo. With a tube station literally next door, and the famous Paddington train station only a 10 minute walk away, the Green Man is the perfect base to explore all that London has to offer.
Check In Policy
You may check in after 2pm on your scheduled day of arrival
If you arrive prior to 2pm you may store your luggage for FREE in our luggage storage room
Payment must be made in full on arrival
We only accept Pound Sterling (£ GBP)
Payment is to be made with Cash or Debit/ Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard/Electron ONLY)
A 50 pence surcharge applies to bank card payments under £10
You must present Valid Government Issued Photo ID we ONLY accept: Passport, EU-Issued ID
Card, EEA/EFTA Issued ID Card (such as Switzerland, Norway, Iceland, and Liechtenstein), and
EU-Photo Driver's License. No copies are accepted, paper or electronic. A Student card or
a bank card is not accepted as an ID.
We do NOT accept ANY Guests aged under 18 years old- minimum check in age is 18 years old.
A person under 18 cannot be checked in even if accompanied by an adult. Underage arrivals
will be processed as a NO SHOW (First night charged, and remainder of booking cancelled)
Bookings with multiple beds reserved must have the TOTAL booking amount paid in FULL
prior to ANY guest accessing rooms; we will not accept part payment. It is the person who
made the bookings responsibility to ensure the first guest arriving is aware of this policy and
pays the full amount.
Unlike some hostels we do not have an upper age limit. Most of our guests are backpackers in
the 18 to 30 age range. Please be aware that you may be assigned a top bunk!
The Credit card used to make the booking must be presented on check in.
Bed and Room Allocation requests cannot be guaranteed.
We reserve the right to refuse the booking of any guest(s) who does not meet all of our terms
Prices are Inclusive of VAT
Deposits are paid to our booking agents directly and are non-refundable. You need to contact
the booking agent directly if you disagree with this policy.
Maximum Length of Stay:
Our company policy is an individual reservation cannot be longer than 7 nights. A guest’s total number of
nights in our company MUST NOT EXCEED 28 nights. We are an International Backpackers Hostel
group providing SHORT TERM Accommodation to guests NOT a long term accommodation provider.
Any guest booking longer then this will have their bookings cancelled, without having the deposit
Minimum Stay Restrictions:
Throughout the year on specific dates you will notice that our booking agents, and system will have a
restriction in place which enforces a MINIMUM OF 2 NIGHTS stay.
Check Out Policy
Check Out time is 10.30am
Late Check Out till 1pm is available for a fee of £3. You need to request this on the evening
prior to checkout, as it may not be available due to occupancy.
Departing guests must remove all their belongings from their room, and check out, before
10.30am. After this time guests may make use of the luggage storage facilities but all
possessions must be removed from the room.
You may utilise the FREE Luggage storage till midnight on your date of departure, after this
time you will need to remove your belongings to the nearest public lockers.
If you depart after check out time without notice you will need to pay for another night at rack
No Show Policy
If you do not arrive for your booking by 6am the morning following your scheduled date of arrival we
consider that a ‘NO SHOW’ and reserve the right to charge your credit card the total for your first
night’s stay and cancel the remainder of your booked nights. Company policy is we charge all No
Shows ,we strongly recommend that all guests have travel insurance which they can seek restitution
from in the event of their inability however caused to miss a guaranteed booking.
Modify/ Cancel Booking Policy
This policy applies to ALL BOOKINGS, regardless of which booking agent the guest used (includes direct
All requests via email MUST be made in English
We have a 2 days (48 Hours) cancellation policy. The guest must contact us via email or phone/ or via
booking agent to cancel your booking by 2pm, two days prior to arrival date. Any cancellation
received after this time will incur a one night cancellation fee.
Guests already checked in, 2 night’s (48 hours) penalty for early check out.
Changes to bookings: If you want to change details of your booking, you must contact us 2 days (48
hours) in advance of your arrival date.
The following are the ONLY changes we can make to existing bookings. If your booking does not meet
this criteria you will need to cancel and make a new booking.
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Reduce Number of Beds
Reduce Number of Nights
The following are situations where they require new/ extra bookings:
- Changing dates
- Cancelling nights in the middle of their booking dates
- Adding beds to booking
- Increasing number of nights to booking
- Increasing nights once already checked in
We have a clear eviction policy which is strictly enforced. Any guest evicted according to our policy will NOT
receive any refund. You can view this eviction policy on property.
The comfort, safety and security of our guests and staff is of paramount importance to FRESH Backpackers
Group. Any guest(s) who, in the opinion of our staff, compromise the comfort, safety or security of other guests,
staff or local residents will be requested to leave the hostel premises and will not be offered a refund. Guests
are expected to respect other guests, staff, local residents and property. In the case of groups, the group leaders
must ensure that all members of their group behave in an acceptable manor. Failure of any individual group
member to do so will result in the expulsion of the whole group.
NO SMOKING: Smoking is not permitted anywhere within our property. Any guest found smoking within the
building will be asked to leave the premises immediately and will not be offered a refund. A smoking area and
ashtrays are provided outside the building for guests who wish to smoke.
GUEST EVICTION: we operate and enforce a strict eviction policy. If you are evicted in accordance with our
policy you will not receive a refund.
PERSONAL PROPERTY: Guests may use the luggage storage however it remains the guest's responsibility to
ensure that their personal belongings are secure at all times. FRESH Backpackers accepts no liability for the
loss, theft or damage to property however sustained or caused.
LIQOR LICENSE/ LICENSED PREMISES: Our company has and operates licensed premises at all of our
Backpackers Hostels, as such you are not permitted to bring alcohol onto or consume alcohol not purchased at
our licensed premise on our property. Our staff will confiscate any alcohol which will be returned to you on
your departure from our hostel.
DAMAGE TO OUR PROPERTY: You will be expected to reimburse FRESH Backpackers Hostel Group for any
damage caused by in-appropriate behavior during your stay.
Important Information to Guests
TRAVEL INSURANCE: FRESH Backpackers strongly recommends that at the time of your booking you purchase
comprehensive travel insurance to cover items including but not limited to: loss of booking amount through
cancellation, loss or damage to personal baggage, loss of money and medical expenses. We do not accept
responsibility for any lost or stolen property.
YOUR INFORMATION: FRESH Backpackers Hostel Group shall only store and use information you supply to us
or which is supplied to us for the purposes of carrying out our contract with you, and to inform you of other
services and offers which we make available from time to time. If you do not wish to receive such information
please let us know by emailing us at:firstname.lastname@example.org or by writing to us at 1 Glenaffric Avenue,
London E14 3BW
LIABILITY: Except in relation to death or personal injury caused by our negligence FRESH Backpackers liability
remains, at all times, limited to the value of the services booked, excluding any amendment charges paid to us.
ERRORS AND OMISSIONS: Any omission or error in sales literature, web pages or site, order form, quotation,
price list, order acknowledgement, despatch note, invoice or other document issued by us may be corrected by
us without liability. We will advise you of any changes at the time of booking or as soon as is reasonably
DISCRETION: All bookings are subject to availability and FRESH Backpackers reserves the right to decline any
booking at its discretion.
GROUPS: Groups are subject to these terms and conditions in addition to a supplement regarding their
payment terms and agreement.
LOCKERS: Lockers are available for your laptop and smaller sized items. It is YOUR responsibility to ensure
that your personal belongings are secure at all times. FRESH Backpackers Hostel Group accept no liability for
the loss, theft or damage to guests property, however caused. We strongly recommend you use a padlock on
your luggage during your stay.
Informations about FRESH @ The Green Man, Paddington
You can see from our photos and previous guest reviews and comments that we are a highly rated, guest focused backpacker’s hostel that provides quality, clean and secure accommodation combined with award winning guest services so you can rest assured when staying with us.
Value for Money Services and Facilities Include:
FREE – Use of In room Security Lockers (Bring your own padlock)
FREE- Daily Continental Breakfast, Served 7am – 9am
FREE – WiFi
FREE- Luggage Storage, prior to Check In time or after Check out time
FREE - Bed Linens, Fluffy Duvet and Pillow (Bring your own towel)
FREE – London Walking Tour
FREE- Half Price Drink Voucher on Check In
£7.95 Pizza Available 24 hours a day
Hair Dryer and Straightener (For a Fee)
Laundry Facilities, Washing Machine and Dryer (For a Fee)
Adaptors (For a Fee)
24 Hour Security and Reception
24 Hour Bar- You can meet people from all over the world in our bar downstairs which has three event nights weekly and offers great happy hour specials.
We also screen live sporting events from around the world on our big screens including NHL, NBA, AFL, NRL, NFL, CFL, Cricket, Olympics, Formula 1, World Rally Championships, English Premier League etc.
If you arrive early we can store your baggage free of charge in our luggage storage until check in time also when you check out you can leave your bags in our luggage storage for free until you are ready to leave.
Please note that we only accept guests aged 18 years old and above, we strictly enforce this policy and every guest must present valid photo government issued ID on check in. Foreign Nationals must have EU Identity Cards or Passports. We enforce NO ID, NO STAY, NO EXCEPTIONS.
We offer a selection of mixed dorm rooms in 6, 9 or 18 bed configurations, which offer you the opportunity to mix with other travellers.
There is also a Female only Dorm which is perfect for female travellers to meet friends in a relaxed and secure female only environment, whilst the private twin room is perfect for those couples looking to share the backpackers experience with the comfort of their own private room.
Our rooms are cleaned daily, with an In room security locker for each guest to use. Rooms are secured with swipe card access keys, allowing you to come and go as you please whilst ensuring your room is secure.
There are shared bathroom, toilet and shower facilities on each floor which are kept clean and tidy by our dedicated staff to ensure they are fresh 24/7.