Uma semana em Albergue Astor Queensway

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Essa semana o albergue está a mil, segunda fomos ao boliche, e ontem tivemos uma noite super especial!! Celebramos o aniversário de 20 aninhos de um de nossos membros da equipe e aproveitamos para fazer uma noite de despedida para alguns hóspedes super queridos que passaram a semana conosco. Para fatos tão importantes, nada melhor...

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The hidden treasures of London SE1

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The redevelopment of The Borough and Bankside, London SE1, has unearthed a wealth of archaeological treasures and lost histories. Next time you’re in Borough, take a stroll down Redcross way, the small back-street running parallel to Borough High Street. You’ll find a vacant plot of land behind a rusty iron gate decorated with flowers, feathers,...

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International Pillow Fight Day… Maybe!

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On Saturday April 5th 2014, there will be massive pillow fights in cities around the world… but maybe not in London! Officially, Trafalgar Square will host also this year this super fun event, which Astor Hostels gladly attended last year (for some memories check this out http://www.astorhostels.com/blog/international-pillow-fight-day-2013-with-astor-victoria-hostels/), but it seems that the Mayor of London...

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Astor Travel Contest: The Winners!

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The “Astor Travel Contest” is over and we finally have the lucky winners! First of all, thanks a lot to all the photographers who entered the competition for sharing some really amazing pictures! And thanks a lot also to all the “likers” and “sharers” who contributed to make this first “Astor Travel Contest” a real...

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Things to do in London this weekend

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It is Thursday, and you know what they say, Thursday is the new Friday! So it is time to start thinking about what to do during the weekend. First of all, let’s have a look at the weather forecast. It says that spring is coming back! During the weekend the temperatures are supposed to be...

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Astor Hostels - Loving London

Astor Hyde Park Hostel

Take a tour inside Astor Hyde Park Hostels   Still boasting its stunning original features, the newest addition to the Astor Family is a Victorian Town House on a quiet tree-lined boulevard. Helping Astor Hostels to win an Award for 3rd best hostel group in...

Astor Museum Hostel

One of the oldest low budget hotels in London, the Museum has been helping weary backpackers and travellers loosen up since 1977!  The location of this hostel makes it one of the best value hostels in London central.  Right in front of the British Museum...

Astor Queensway Hostel

This boutique budget hostel, formerly named Astor Quest, is located in the bustling neighbourhood of Bayswater and has been welcoming backpackers through its doors for over 20 years. With 100 beds, this hostel is charming, welcoming and set in a quiet street minutes from Hyde...

Astor Victoria Hostel

The largest of our budget accomodation, split across two adjoining buildings, the atmosphere can be described as laid back and an ideal place to meet new friends.  We have been operating here for close to 15 years, with the Victoria hosting the after party for...