Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions

As with most Backpacking hostels we have a few terms, conditions and rules...

As a backpackers hostel, we only accept bonafide backpackers. We want to keep the atmosphere as a fun filled travellers environment.

Cancellations: Cancellations for bookings up to 6 people are accepted by email up to 48 hours prior to start of stay. First night is payable if cancellation is within 48 hours of stay. In event of no-show then full payment will be charged for the booking. By booking the customer agrees to these conditions and the charges on the listed card given at the time of booking.

Those special times of year: Reservations which fall in whole or in part on the dates 30th December, 31st December and 1st January will be charged in full within two days of booking for HOME London and HOME Brighton and will also be non refundable in the event of cancellation.

Reservations which fall in whole or in part on the dates 17th May, 18th May and 19th May 2018 will be charged in full within two days of booking for HOME Brighton and will also be non refundable in the event of cancellation.

Reservations which fall in whole or in part on the dates 3rd August, 4th August and 5th August 2018 will be charged in full within two days of booking for HOME Brighton and will also be non refundable in the event of cancellation.

Group bookings policies: For bookings of 6 people or more, different rates and conditions apply than advertised on the website.

All group bookings under the value of $600.00 will be charged in full any time after booking.

All bookings of 15 or more must be booked through HOME Backpackers groups department. Have a look at our Groups Page for more details.

If you're planning on a larger group, you might want to have a read over out Group Terms And Conditions too.

For all groups, a security deposit of £250 is required upon arrival for incidentals. This deposit is fully refundable upon check-out and subject to a damage inspection of the accommodation.

No ID = No Check In:All guests are required to show a valid ID upon check-in, along with the credit card used when booking. Passports, driver's licences, and national identity cards are accepted as ID. HOME Backpackers will not accept reservations where the credit card does not match or the guest does not have ID.

Age Policy: We only accepts guests aged 18 years and older. Exceptions made for a 16 and 17 year old travelling with a parent or legal guardian. Please note that this hostel is not recommended for elderly guests.

Deposit:All guests are required to pay a £10 cash deposit on arrival for the keycard, towel and locker hire.

If you have any questions, feel free to send us an email at

London: kingscross@homebackpackers.co.uk

Brighton: brighton@homebackpackers.co.uk

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