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Sydney House

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2016

As usual this hotel didn't disappoint. We use this hotel quite often for my hospital appointments at the nearby Royal Marsden Hospital. Makes the whole journey easier. Lovely hotel, impressive staff. Just a good experience each time.

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SydneyHouseChelsea, Front Desk at Sydney House, responded to this review

Dear Mary, Thank you for choosing the Sydney House for your recent stay and for writing such a lovely review. We are all delighted that you found the staff to be first class and that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Best regards Front Desk

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 5 December 2016

A hidden gem just moments from South Kensington tube (direct tube from Heathrow on Piccadilly line means you don't need to pay the hideous Heathrow Express costs and then connect by tube or cab). Very very comfortable beds, tastefully appointed rooms and luxury toiletries and towels. Perfect for a single traveller or couple. Close by to restaurants in South Ken...

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SydneyHouseChelsea, Front Desk at Sydney House, responded to this review

Dear Nksydney2016, Thank you for taking time to write such a wonderful review. We are happy to hear that you had a great time in our hotel. We are delighted that you found the bed to be very comfortable and the bathroom superb. Thank you again for your feedback and we do hope we will have the opportunity to welcome...

Kiev, Ukraine
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Location is perfect! The street is beautiful, quiet and it takes you 15 mins to get to Big Ben, Piccadilly Circus and other places of visits which you will definitely want to see. Lots of cozy pubs, shops. The bedroom was super tiny but there was everything in it. There is a lovely bar in the hotel where you can...

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SydneyHouseChelsea, Front Desk at Sydney House, responded to this review

Dear Svit26, Thank you for posting your review following your recent stay with us. I am delighted that you found the location to be so excellent and although the room was on the small size, it was clean and full of the usual in-room amenities. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Best regards, Sydney House Chelsea

dublin
Reviewed 25 November 2016

This hotel is located a 3 minute walk to South Kensington underground tube station on a quiet road for elegant houses. The hotel itself and its bedroom have been recently renovated so there is the feeling of newest throughout. Bedrooms Tastefully renovated, nicely heated throughout the freezing days we visited, cosy beds and triple glazed windows, Fab sleep was had....

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SydneyHouseChelsea, Front Desk at Sydney House, responded to this review

Dear D8Grant, Thank you for choosing the Sydney House for your recent stay and for writing such a lovely review. We are all delighted that you found the staff to be first class and that you enjoyed your stay with us.We are also very happy to hear that you enjoyed the location and that you found the hotel to be...

Biarritz, France
Reviewed 16 November 2016

I loved my stay at Sydney House Chelsea - the location is ideal, just a short walk from South Kensington station. All the staff are so friendly, helpful and courteous. My room was very comfortable - love the led lighting around the bed! - and the toiletries are exquisite. The breakfast is generously served and delicious, with extra fresh products,...

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SydneyHouseChelsea, Front Desk at Sydney House, responded to this review

Dear Noandirijo, Thank you very much for taking the time to review you recent stay with us We are so pleased that you found the staff to be so helpful and pleasant.Also, we are delighted that you found the bed to be very comfortable and the bathroom superb. Thank you again for your feedback and we do hope we will...

Hertford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Conveniently placed for Kensington and Chelsea. Pleasant room and comfortable but the highlight of our stay has to be the staff, all were welcoming and 'pleasantly casual' whilst extremely professional. Breakfasts were individually cooked to order rather than pre-prepared which was a nice surprise. I'm sure that we will be back.

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SydneyHouseChelsea, Front Desk at Sydney House, responded to this review

Dear Graham B, Thank you for choosing the Sydney House for your recent stay and for writing such a lovely review. We are all delighted that you found the staff to be first class and that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Best regards Front Desk

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Small but cozy. Convenient location. 5 minutes walk to South Kensington station. 20 minutes walk & 5 minutes taxi ride to Harrods. Room and elevator can be bigger, not much room with a big luggage. Staff at the breakfast are friendly. Efficient and fast check in and check out.

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SydneyHouseChelsea, Front Desk at Sydney House, responded to this review

Dear njfk, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Sydney House Chelsea. We are town house hotel and unfortunately can not do much about the space. However we hope we could compensate for it with our positive attitude. We are delighted that you found the location to be so excellent and although the room was on...

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Great location, a very easy experince. I have used the hotel on numerous occasions over the last 9 years. The hotel compliments the area with its style and discreet service. Good for long and short stays

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Dear B3481GLjohns, Thank you for taking time to write such a wonderful review. We are happy to hear that you had a great time in our hotel and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Sydney House. Kind regards

Rugby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We needed to stay in the area and thought it was worth a try and were not disappointed, Spotlessly clean and very welcoming staff and atmosphere. Only a small hotel carefully converted but excellently laid out with quality fittings and the lunch and breakfast was beautifully presented. Nice entrance lounge to sit in with good tea & coffee facilities. Dining...

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SydneyHouseChelsea, Front Desk at Sydney House, responded to this review

Dear AAWD67, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on our hotel. We are delighted that you found the service to be very good and that your stay was comfortable and although the room was on the small size, it was comfortable and clean. Thank you for choosing us and we hope to welcome you back very...

australia
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Ideal hotel for the location we needed as our daughter lives in Chelsea. In saying that we would definitely stay here again when visiting London. Beautiful area, close to South Kensington station, close to lots of small good restaurants within walking distance and excellent pubs. Close to many main attractions, yet out enough to feel you're in a beautiful residential...

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Dear fam006, We were all delighted that you enjoyed the location of the hotel and thank you for taking the time to write your recent review. We look forward to welcoming you to the Sydney House Chelsea in the near future. Kind regards, Front Desk

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Wealth courses through The King's Road, Chelsea's upmarket artery of West London life packed with shops, eateries and glitzy nightspots. For people-watching at its best and luxury retail therapy that's largely unrivalled, this area cannot be missed. But if this showy street starts to overwhelm or a moment of price tag shock sends you reeling, a quick detour down pretty much any of many King's Road veins will reveal a quieter side of Chelsea. Here the stately Royal Hospital hosts its world-famous flower show, and the Thames rolls along at a lazy pace, with leafy Battersea Park and its Peace Pagoda beckoning from across the river.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sydney House is a contemporary townhouse hotel, only a few minutes walk from King‘s road and Knightsbridge.Sitting in a quiet Chelsea street, the capital’s most fashionable shops and restaurants are on its doorstep.Sydney House is conveniently located for Westminster and the City of London. It has direct road and rail links for London’s’ airport and Eurostar terminals.Behind the exterior of a listed Georgian building, lies a 21st Century hotel. Each of the 21 bedrooms is dedicated to comfort, air conditioned throughout, goose down quilts and sleek, glass bathrooms. Individually designed, all rooms have discreet technology. DVDs, flat screen TVs, and WIFI are provided. Sydney house has a fully equipped boardroom, available for smaller meetings/receptions. 24-hour room service and “a la carte” breakfast make Sydney House Chelsea, a “Private home in the City”. ... more   less 

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Address: 9-11 Sydney Street | Chelsea, London SW3 6PU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Chelsea
Price Range: $268 - $491 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sydney House 5*
Number of rooms: 21
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Sydney House Hotel London
Sydney Hotel London
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#131 Romantic Hotel in London
#162 Luxury Hotel in London
#168 Business Hotel in London
#298 Family Hotel in London
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“We was on the 1st floor and was fine”
 of 5 bubbles cranberry062, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We were worried that our rooms were roadside but the double glazing and air conditioning removed our worries”
 of 5 bubbles AAWD67, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Some of the rooms have a small balcony to sit on.”
 of 5 bubbles billyca67, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The top room with its roof terrace”
 of 5 bubbles 301mh, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Our room was on the street side and still quiet so presumable the rooms at the back would be more so.”
 of 5 bubbles AmandaOZ09, 30 Apr 2016 | Read review
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