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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After seeing this hotel had been rated 3* and saw the decent (fake) photos of this hotel, when we were arrived we were beyond disappointed. So disappointed that we paid £250 extra to stay at the Westbourne Hotel which was more than delightful. I broke down into tears when entering the small, dark, musty room. The prison wash basin topped...

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Spend a few pounds more and get a proper hotel in London. The only perk was location. There is no reception. You have to go across the street to even check in. No elevator. Had 40kg of luggage that my boyfriend and I had to lug up 10 flights of stairs to get to the top floor room. Breakfast is...

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Reviewed 15 September 2016

Really good location as we were going to a concert in Hyde Park. The room was clean, but that was pretty much all the positives. Very, very hot in the room with a fan that just moved hot air around. No lift, so lots of walking and breakfast was rather poor. I wouldn't stay again but it served a purpose!

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1Thank kriscollins
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I have to say it was the close proximity to Hyde Park that drew me to this hotel plus of course the price 2 nights 2 people + breakfast £195 when all the other hotels were charging twice of not more Positives Five minutes from Hyde Park Clean rooms Five minutes from local tube and ten from Paddington Station &...

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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Reserved a room with the aim to allow my friend, time to recuperate after a 26 he flight. Instead had a room at the top if the hotel, far too hot with minimal ways to cool the room. Ended up with a rather sleepless night and a less than satisfactory rest. Breakfast looked good but ended up with bad and...

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Thank Nick R
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

A good hotel, clean but old, with a great staff . I was in room number 19( 4°floor ) main problem is elevator ( doesnt exist ) . The staff sped up the breakfast to start-up 30 minutes early for help us.the location is good.many restaurants, stores and subway station near. Always we ask the reception they are fast to...

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Thank Carlosafo
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 August 2016

The location of this hotel in Paddington is excellent, a 3 minute walk from both Lancaster Gate Underground and Hyde Park. On arrival, a notice on the hotel door advised that the reception for the Pddington was closed and now transferred to the Westbourne Hotel across the street so guests had to go there to check in/out. On entering the...

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Thank Janette D
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Room was fine. Clean which was the main thing. As others have said the main fault was the amount of stairs. Good workout though I guess. We had to check into a hotel across the street for some reason but wasn't a major hassle. Oh your breakfast cereals are way out of date. We found some from April . Bit...

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Thank Stephen O
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

This hotel looks good on the pictures on the booking site but the reality is far from it. The outside and public areas are not welcoming, clean or in a good state of repair. The room was ok, comfy bed but on the whole poor. Good choice of tv channels, no lift or WiFi other than in lobby. Come on...

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Thank Craig S
Stone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Very very tired hotel. The bed was clean, which was my biggest stress! The staff were very polite. Price wise very reasonable given the proximity to where we neede to be but I will not be rushing back!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about The Paddington Hotel

Address: 28 Gloucester Terrace, London W2 3DA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: $107 - $237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Paddington Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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“No lift so maybe ask for a room on 1st or second floor”
 of 5 bubbles Miniluchka, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“top floor rooms pretty tiring with no lift- impossible for wheelchairs”
 of 5 bubbles Carras1982, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“Our room was in the same floor than reception and the Wi-Fi worked good.”
 of 5 bubbles Heiraa, 8 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Lots of stairs--ask for the lowest floor available.”
 of 5 bubbles 2littletime2seeitall, 29 Jul 2015 | Read review
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