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The Continental Hotel

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Yelverton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Revisiting this stay in my mind embarks on an extremely dark period of my life. However, I felt compelled as a Good Samaritan to inform others of this horrifying experience. A never ending narrowing staircase was reminiscent of Alice in Wonderland as well as bed bugs that put wild beetles to shame. My room door was about 4ft high and...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Visited with my husband, great location for christmas shopping right round the corner from Oxford street. Nice quiet and clean. Very cheap right in the middle of Paddington. Would defiantly recommend.

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Luton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Hello, I stayed here for a weekend with a friend as we were getting some stuff for Christmas and to have a merry drink or two. Happy place with alright sleep. Had some toast in the morning and a tea which was nice. The staff gave me a map which saved us some money on a few restaurants. Room was...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

I visited this hotel with 2 friends of mine for bonfire night, we didn't want to spend much as we were only there for two nights. We managed to do so much more for the price we paid because the location was amazing right in the middle of Paddington, even had breakfast included, we Saw the fireworks, we literally walked...

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Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Disgusting 'family room' in a damp smelly basement. 4 different sized single beds, toilet didn't flush, TV was stuck on bbc2 and no remote available, fridge no where near a plug socket, no drink facilities, just awful!!!! Hoping breakfast could start us off for a busy day in London but a dingy room with small tables and nasty plastic chairs...

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 November 2016

We decided to have a weekend in London and as this hotel is central decided to give it a try. We did not expect the Ritz as this is clearly a budget hotel. We are surprised by reading bad reviews because our experience was enjoyable. We had a clean room and used the hotel only for sleeping.We did not eat...

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Room dirty ,wardrobe hanging from the wall, toilet between two floors,decor delapitated, Breakfast a joke,even refused to call me a taxi/ please do not use this hotel best rooms are not for British people ,they could not even show me the room in the budget rooms website.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Worst stay of my life, couldn't get into my room because of a rat and then it ran into under someones elses door. So many on the stair cases. The place smelt and everything was in poor condition. needs to be renovated asap.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Don't let the pictures or the entrance desk fool you. The hotel is in serious need of renovations and upgrades. The staff are very friendly. The room itself was okay at best: the head of the bed was badly scratched and the leather was peeling off; the bed only had one thin sheet between the cover and the mattress; the...

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Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

The hotel looks good, but does not have certain services such as the toilet in the room (located on each floor being for shared use), there is instead the shower and a sink. Recommended for those who is not too demanding. One bad thing is the smell of smoke that unfortunately feels after being away for the whole day

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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about The Continental Hotel

Address: 36-42 Norfolk Square, London W2 1RT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: $90 - $207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 87
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“Great views, good location, quiet”
 of 5 bubbles jdiacogeorgiou, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Choose a refurbished room”
 of 5 bubbles glennsmail2010, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask to view your room before you pay”
 of 5 bubbles davidremac, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Expensive hotel compared to others in area and did not have towels. Felt intimidated. Was happy to leave this hotel!”
 of 5 bubbles evelynhenke, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“refurbished Rooms are recommended”
 of 5 bubbles Gregconnor_11, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
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