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Shakespeare Hotel

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  • Excellent12%
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  • Average29%
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All reviewsclose to paddington stationsister hotelexplore londona lovely staywould stay againlocation is greatrooms are smalloxford street
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Reviewed 5 days ago

So I will start at the big pluses: location near Hyde park and public transport stations and amazing price with breakfast. I think this is one of the best value hotels in London. The bed was confortable and big enough for a couple. The room...More

Thank Pedro R
Response from PaddingtonHotels, Manager at Shakespeare HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear Pedro, Wow. Thank you for such an amazing review. It is always a priority for us to provide a smooth experience to all our Guests from the moment they entered the hotel. It makes us proud to read that you loved our location and...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Great location, very clean, large quadruple room, good breakfast (especially the waffles), nice staff, good en suite, in short, this hotel is perfect for a short stay in London. We felt quite good here and slept very well! We stayed on the first floor and...More

Thank anagFeb2018
Response from PaddingtonHotels, Manager at Shakespeare HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Guest, We're over the moon to read your amazing review! Your praises and comments on our friendliness are surely one of the best compliments you could ever make to us. Our aim here at Shakespeare Hotel is to provide a memorable stay to all...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Just back from a week in London. Pros. This hotel is just around the corner from Paddington station convenient for Railways and the Underground. Buses also stop outside the station the 205 will go all the way to Liverpool street station which is very handy...More

Thank Tom D
Response from PaddingtonHotels, Manager at Shakespeare HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Tom, Your review has us blushing. It is always a priority for us to provide a smooth experience to all our Guests from the moment they entered the hotel. It makes us proud to read that you loved our strategic location, fully-equipped bedrooms and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I think some of the reviews that have been posted here are rather unfair. This is a convenient place to stay, clean and well run. The staff was friendly and helpful, and the breakfast was decent. The free WiFi worked perfectly well for emails etc....More

Thank Mat1lda
Response from PaddingtonHotels, Manager at Shakespeare HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Matilda, Well your review is breath taking. It is always our most treasured reward to make our Guests happy and we're very honoured to read that you appreciated every aspect of what we offer. On behalf of our whole team, we would like to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A 7-9 minute easy walk, from both Paddington Tube and National Rail. Pre-booked, easy check-in with very friendly reception. Arrived early morning, accepted our luggage while we went sight-seeing. All information provided on arrival was clear and comprehensive, no loose ends, no 'wish-i'd-known'. Very good...More

Thank Brian A
Response from PaddingtonHotels, Manager at Shakespeare HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Brian, Thank you so much for your amazing feedback. Your praises and comments on the overall service of our hotel are definitely some of the best compliments you could ever make to us. It makes us proud to read that you enjoyed the fully-equipped...More

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Alfredo A
9 February 2018|
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Response from PaddingtonHotels | Property representative |
Dear Alfredo A, I am afraid we do not have any parking permits so we cannot provide parking. You can park on street surcharge for £2.40 per hour Monday - Saturday 8.30-18.30, outside those hours parking is free. There are... More
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Indre S
10 December 2016|
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Dear Indre S, Both lines will bring you straight at Paddington, so I would suggest you may take any of those two. Bare in mind that they both exit by the canal, at little Venice, which means you will have to walk 5 minutes... More
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"If you find steps a bit difficult ask for a room on ground floor as there are no lifts to higher floors."
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"Rm 133, one flight up. Pleasant big window onto light well, Not a sound heard from outside the room."
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"If you are traveling in pairs, rather choose a family room than a room for two, as a room for two is catered..."
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"Ask for ground floor room if you can't get yourself or bags up very narrow stairs."
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