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Novotel London Paddington

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Graz
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2012

Das Hotel liegt direkt am Bahnhof Paddington.Man kann alle Sehenswürdigkeiten per Tube gut erreichen.Das Hotel bietet schöne Zimmer mit Ausblick auf die Stadt. Das Frühstück war sehr gut, große Auswahl. Am Abend kann man an der Bar Essen, oder auch nur einen Gute Nacht Drink zu sich nehmen.In der Eingangshalle befindet sich eine xbox, was unseren Sohn sehr freute;-) Gutes... More 

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novotelpaddington, General Manager at Novotel London Paddington, responded to this review

Many thanks for your positive comments about the hotel and its location. I am glad you enjoyed the hotel and its services, in particular the bar. We hope to welcome you again soon, Kind regards Guillaume Rapin More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2012

We stayed here practically every week since middle of 2010 until end of 2011. The location is excellent as you can practically reach anywhere in London very quickly. Sterling service and also consistently so, especially as far as B&F manager and staff are concerned. Also great service is offered in the restaurant and bar area. Quick and efficient check-in process... More 

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novotelpaddington, General Manager at Novotel London Paddington, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to write a review about the hotel. I was delighted by the positive comments and have shared them with the team. It's always a great pleasure to read guests are satisfied, but it takes even more importance when it comes from someone who stays every week. Thanks you again for your loyalty, Kind regards,... More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2012

The hotel in is a commercial area behind Paddington station. It is a great location to get on the tube and so at weekends and during holiday periods (we were there between Xmas and New Year) it is quite and the price is excellent. We booked direct on Novotel’s website and also got breakfast at half price. We had room... More 

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novotelpaddington, General Manager at Novotel London Paddington, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to review the hotel. I am delighted to read you had a pleasant stay with us. We hope to welcome you again soon and I would invite you to go back to the novotel website to check the best rates available. Kind regards, Guillaume Rapin More 

Sutton, Massachusetts
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2012

We only stayed for one night but were very impressed with how clean and quiet the hotel was. We had a fantastic nights sleep! The buffet breakfast was very nice, and hot food was regularly brought out. The staff were very friendly as well. My only slight gripe was we were spoken to in French rather than English as the... More 

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novotelpaddington, General Manager at Novotel London Paddington, responded to this review

Many thanks for your positive feedback about the hotel. I am sorry to read however that you were addressed in a language that was not English. I can assure you that this has been reminded to the team and the only language that needs to be spoken at first is English. Our multi cultural team would of course be happy... More 

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25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2011

Very good business hotel. 10 minute walk along the canal to Paddington station. In a business park with restaurants and a grocery. Hotel is not air-conditioned, only air cooled, so chose a room away from the sun in summer. Breakfast is very good.

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novotelpaddington, General Manager at Novotel London Paddington, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to review the hotel. I am glad to read you had an enjoyable stay with us and hope you will stay with us again soon. Kind regards Guillaume Rapin More 

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Reviewed 29 December 2011

Very clean, modern hotel which was our base for two days in London. We were upgraded to an exec room on arrival and the room was large enough for two adults and one child. Swimming pool and fitness room were an added bonus. Only disadvantage is the temporary closure of the footpath from paddington platform 8 to the hotel. Until... More 

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novotelpaddington, General Manager at Novotel London Paddington, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to review the hotel. I am glad to read you had a pleasant stay with us and hope you will choose us again for your next trip to London. The closure of the footpath was only temporary and it is now accessible again. Kind regards Guillaume Rapin More 

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Reviewed 21 December 2011

Good clean warm and well located hotel. Has the advantage of having a swimming pool which was very relaxing! The only negative point I would highlight is that there were 3 of us in the one room but they had only 2 cups! Not enough tea,coffee and milk(although Im sure we could have asked for more!) Would definitely recommend a... More 

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novotelpaddington, General Manager at Novotel London Paddington, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the hotel. I am glad to read you had an enjoyable stay with us and hope you will choose us again for your next trip to London. Kind regards, Guillaume Rapin More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 December 2011

My sister and I recently stayed at the hotel in December 2011 for a birthday celebration and stayed in an executive room for two nights. We were impressed with the room amenities, including bathrobes, slippers, expresso machine and IPod player. The room was clean and bathroom was gorgeous and spotlessly clean. The management had given us a complimentary plate of... More 

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novotelpaddington, General Manager at Novotel London Paddington, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to review the hotel. I am pleased to read you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you will choose us again when you next come to London. Kind regards Guillaume Rapin More 

kuala lumpur
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2011

Location: Close to Paddington station BUT: (1) its not easy to locate. Since its in relatively new commercial development, some taxi drivers may not be too familar with its location. (2) Its a good 5 minute walk towards Bishop's Bridge Road (the main road fronting the development) where you will only be able to get a taxi. Taxis or general... More 

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novotelpaddington, General Manager at Novotel London Paddington, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to post a review about the hotel. I am sorry to read you found the hotel difficult to locate. The easiest to get to the hotel is to exit Paddington Station from the back entrance (follow platform 8 and take the exit signposted for Sheldon Square) and follow the path along the canal. On... More 

Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2011

Coming in from Heathrow we wanted an hotel close to Paddington Station. Maybe we misread the instructions, maybe not, but the hotel is not ideal to get to walking from the station with large luggage. It is a few minutes walk, but the walk is not flat, or over even ground. When we stayed there it was very new and... More 

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novotelpaddington, General Manager at Novotel London Paddington, responded to this review

Many thanks for reviewing your recent stay with us. The easiest to get to the hotel from Paddington station is to take the exit next to platform 8 that then leads onto the footpath along the canal, leading into Sheldon Square. The hotel is then visible from Sheldon square, at the end of Kingdon Street. Please visit the novotel website... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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The 4 star Novotel London Paddington is in the Paddington Central area, easily accessible by public transport and a few minutes' walk from Paddington Station (15 minute link to Heathrow Airport and great connection to all parts of London with 4 tube lines). Enjoy a shopping spree on Oxford Street or take a leisurely stroll to Hyde Park and Kensington Palace. All 206 rooms have free Wifi access and satellite TV. Our Elements restaurant and bar also offer a relaxed dining and drinking experience. The hotel has a swimming pool, sauna and fitness room for you to unwind after a long day exploring London. You can as well use our concierge services to book your tickets for the best West End shows or for numerous attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Novotel London Paddington

Address: 3 Kingdom Street, Sheldon Square, London W2 6BD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Paddington / Maida Vale
Price Range: $191 - $435 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Novotel London Paddington 4*
Number of rooms: 206
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Novotel London Paddington Hotel London
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Hotel Style:
#23 Green Hotel in London
#172 Luxury Hotel in London
#174 Family Hotel in London
#215 Romantic Hotel in London
#237 Business Hotel in London
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