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The Gainsborough Hotel

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Reviewed yesterday

A good hotel. Could have been a little bit cheaper. Not good that you have to walk over the street to eat breakfast which was very very expensive and the service was not the best. The best service at the hotel was from the great...More

Thank stylejovi
Reviewed 2 days ago

Booked for my husband + friend and paid in February. First thing hotel did was ask for payment (why no record?), secondly room not ready at 3.30 p.m., they had to wait until nearly 5! Very grumpy and rude receptionist. Bed had rip and curtains...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights while on a course. Location great in a nice area. Had a small double room in which you would have been hard pressed to fit 2 people. The decor is a bit worn around the edges and the water pressure...More

Thank Sara A
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We arrived at the Gainsborough yesterday which is a great location for all the museums and the Albert Hall. We had a triple room which was quite spacious and clean but a little dated decor. Overall happy considering the price however the beds were awful!!!...More

Thank naomi g
Reviewed 6 days ago

I selected this hotel as it was in an excellent area and I was of the opinion (from the website) that it had a bar, a restaurant and room service. The photos provided on the website led me to be believe this was indeed a...More

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US$117 - US$260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#408 Luxury Hotel in London
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US$117 - US$260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#408 Luxury Hotel in London
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South Kensington
With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque
white washed mansions, and placid garden squares, it's
easy to see the charms of South Kensington. And with
superb access to Hyde Park, Holland Park and
Kensington Gardens, as well as the largely
child-friendly and mostly free Museum Quarter (not to
mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall)
such charms are easy to make the most of. As welcoming
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6 July 2016|
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Response from CateNaomi | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but having looked at the map it seems that the Dominion Theatre is in Westminster and the hotel is in Kensington near The Serpentine. It would be at least a tube ride away and not within walking distance
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"Stay away from the basement!!!"
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"Don't opt for a Single Room."
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"We had a triple room, quite small"
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"maybe quieter at the back"
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