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    Shakespeare Hotel

    22-28 Norfolk Square, London W2 1RS, England
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    05/11/2017 06/11/2017
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    • Excellent11%
    • Very good34%
    • Average29%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible14%
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    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 18 October 2014

    First of all, the location is really good. It's next to a underground station and in the center of London. Unfortunately, it's really old and too small. I was with my school class for 1 week in London, we had to sleep in the "basement"....More

    1  Thank Daniel P
    Response from Shakesp_Management, Manager at Shakespeare HotelResponded 3 November 2014

    Dear Daniel P, Thank you for taking the time to write a comment. The hotel is a traditional Victorian building known for its architecture and we do all we can to preserve this. We are however constantly looking to renovate our rooms and try to...More

    Reviewed 9 October 2014 via mobile

    I don't know how the other reviews this hotel and gave it top marks. This is the worst hotel I've ever stayed. The room not even closed to any of the pictures on its brochures. The whole building is so run down. The carpets on...More

    6  Thank Tommy C
    Response from Shakesp_Management, Manager at Shakespeare HotelResponded 3 November 2014

    Dear Tommy C, Can you please be a bit more specific. All of our career has been dedicated to upgrading our service as much as possible in order to satisfy our guests. Leaving a comment like this may be discouraging but we will take this...More

    Reviewed 8 October 2014

    Location of this hotel is lovely as it is near the Paddington undergound and the Paddington Station. We had booked two rooms for three nights in late September. When we check-in, we were told that the rooms were at different buildings. We were shcoked as...More

    1  Thank PUI YEE C
    Reviewed 1 October 2014

    is more like a hostel than a (3stars!) hotel ... is fairly clean with employees who speak very bad English. Breakfast, included in the price, is just acceptable. The only very positive note it's the location: very central London ! As a base to sleep...More

    3  Thank pierop_11
    Response from Dolphin_Management, Manager at Shakespeare HotelResponded 2 October 2014

    Dear Pierop_11 We are very upset after reading your comment. All we can do is apologize and re assure you that we are doing all we can to improve our customer service. The hotel is a 2 star hotel, not 3 and we have improved...More

    Reviewed 30 September 2014

    As budget hotels go, this one was a winner. Yes it's basic, but for the money it really is a great deal. Fantastic central location & a decent breakfast included. We were booked in next door at it's sister hotel (The Dolphin), but for whatever...More

    2  Thank Dave C
    Response from Dolphin_Management, Manager at Shakespeare HotelResponded 2 October 2014

    Dear Dave Thank you for your kind words. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope we see you again. Regarding the stairs, we do offer a portering service during the day to help customers up with their luggage. Regards Shakespeare Hotel Manegement

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    • US$76 - US$197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Also Known As
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    Indre S
    10 December 2016|
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    Response from PaddingtonHotels | Property representative |
    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
    Indre S
    18 October 2016|
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    Response from PaddingtonHotels | Property representative |
    Dear Indre S, Thank you for booking with us. Check in is available at 2.00 p.m. but if we have the option we will be happy to check you in earlier. Otherwise we can store your luggage, so you may enjoy your day in London... More
    Julia P
    2 December 2015|
    Response from Julia P | Reviewed this property |
    Oh dear, trapas70...I'm ever more glad I cancelled with them or the same may have happened with me. :/
    Room Tips
    "A higher floor would be slightly quiter but you'd have to transport your luggage up the stairs."
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    "Triple rooms are good and doesn't cost a lot of extra"
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    "I'd imagine front facing rooms have a better view and less passing train ambient noise."
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    "Perhaps avoid ground floor as the occasional underground train hum may be an annuissance to some. (Not me, I..."
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