25 - 30 June 2023

IGLA Hostel – Whipps Cross

The IGLA Hostel is for visitors looking for an affordable base for their stay in London.


The Whipps Cross centre offers single bunk beds in shared bedrooms, available on a room only basis.


At the centre, you will have access to shared bathroom facilities, a communal kitchen with microwaves, a fridge, and laundry facilities.


Rooms vary from 2 to 16 person dorms exclusively for IGLA. 

How to get there:

Address: 900 Lea Bridge Rd, London E17 9DW
Bus: 257 and 69
Bus and Tube: W15 / W19 and Central Line

Journey Times:

London Aquatic Centre: 

35 minutes by public transport / 25 minutes by bike


Britannia Leisure Centre:

50 minutes by public transport / 45 minutes by bike


Docklands Sailing and Watersports Centre:

60 minutes by public transport 


In room:

  • Single bed (4ft wide)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Soap pack
  • Desk
  • Chair
  • Desk fan
  • Linen and towels
  • Wardrobe
  • Free WiFi available
  • Access to tea and coffee making
  • Natural daylight
  • Desk bin
  • UK Plug sockets

Facilities on campus:

  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Restaurant
  • Laundry

Got a question?

Reach out to our team on accommodation@london2023.org

Payment Terms and Cancellation Policy

Payment – 50% deposit is required on booking and the remaining balance is due 8 weeks before the 23rd June 2023 (which would be 28th April 2023). We will email you when this balance becomes due.


Cancellation – Due to the nature of the affordable rooms all bookings will be made with no free cancellation. Should you need to cancel we will endeavour to rebook your room and recover any costs.


Guests are also bound by the terms & conditions of the venue found here