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Novotel London Paddington

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3 Kingdom Street, Sheldon Square, London W2 6BD, England (Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate )
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40 reviews 40 reviews
33 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is our second visit to this hotel and we were not disappointed. It is in a good location, close to Paddington Station and close to hire car depots. The size of the rooms for London are good. They are clean with good sized bathroom. The breakfast is excellent. We also ate in for dinner one evening and the service... More

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Oakton, Virginia
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29 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the Underground from Heathrow, and it was about a 20 minute walk rolling our luggage up some hills to the hotel. The staff was very welcoming and accommodating. We paid ahead for breakfast, and slept through it the first morning due to jet lag. Upon check out, I asked for a refund and was told it could not... More

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South Shields, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Located just a short walk from the tube and easily accessible. I've stayed in London many times and have to say the room was up there with the very best of them, especially for the price. The hotel is very family friendly so do expect kids running about round reception.

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Milan, Italy
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Novotel London Paddington a long week end with my 2 daughters (age 7 and 9). The hotel is about 5 mins walk from Paddington station so it's very convenient for both Heathrow Express and local transport. Our room was on the largish side (for London anyway), with a king size bed and a sofa bed. Pretty... More

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novotelpaddington, Rooms Division Manager at Novotel London Paddington, responded to this review

Dear styyxx, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent visit. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we have noted your comments about the restaurant service, which we will be addressing. Kind regards, Paulo Bernini. More

Sydney, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived into Heathrow after a 24 hour flight and caught the Heathrow Express into Paddington. From there it was just a 10 minute walk along the canal to the hotel. Yes there were some cobblestones (quaint) which made wheeling the suitcases more difficult but that's a very minor quibble. Despite arriving at the hotel well before check-in time we... More

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novotelpaddington, Rooms Division Manager at Novotel London Paddington, responded to this review

Dear David R,Thank you for your kind comments and compliments – I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards,Paulo Bernini. More

Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 hotel reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location was perfect. Paddington Station is about 15 minutes from Heathrow Airport via the excellent Heathrow Express; the hotel is about a 10 minute walk from the station (tip: walk via the canal – it’s a little quicker and more pleasant than along the main road). Paddington Central - where the hotel is situated - was part of a... More

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novotelpaddington, Rooms Division Manager at Novotel London Paddington, responded to this review

Dear MelbourneChris, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your visit. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Kind regards, Paulo Bernini. More

Bristol
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time here for me - one night stop with late night and early start. Very helpful and courteous staff, large well-stocked bar, comfortable room with separate loo room (French preoccupation I think ..). Literally 10 minutes from hotel room to Platform 9. Good breakfast in room, delivered on time. Very happy customer

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novotelpaddington, Rooms Division Manager at Novotel London Paddington, responded to this review

Dear BristolDanish,Thanks for your review. I am glad you had a good stay with us. See you on your next trip! Kind regards, Paulo Bernini. More

naracoorte sa 5271
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9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this hotel very user unfriendly. Everything was bolted down, the iron, the hair dryer, the fridge was empty. The shower was raised and slippery to get out of. I have an artificial knee and felt very unsafe. The staff were helpful but seriously did not enjoy staying here.

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novotelpaddington, Rooms Division Manager at Novotel London Paddington, responded to this review

Dear ginit52, Your feedback is very much appreciated. Nevertheless, our team will be delighted to learn they were the highlight of your stay. Kind Regards, Paulo Bernini. More

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Address: 3 Kingdom Street, Sheldon Square, London W2 6BD, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate  , Paddington / Maida Vale , Westminster / Belgravia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Novotel London Paddington 4*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#12 Green Hotel in London #170 Luxury Hotel in London #184 Family Hotel in London #219 Romantic Hotel in London #226 Business Hotel in London
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The 4 star Novotel London Paddington is in the Paddington Central area, easily accessible by public transport and a few minutes' walk from Paddington Station (15 minute link to Heathrow Airport and great connection to all parts of London with 4 tube lines). Enjoy a shopping spree on Oxford Street or take a leisurely stroll to Hyde Park and Kensington Palace. All 206 rooms have free Wifi access and satellite TV. Our Elements restaurant and bar also offer a relaxed dining and drinking experience. The hotel has a swimming pool, sauna and fitness room for you to unwind after a long day exploring London. You can as well use our concierge services to book your tickets for the best West End shows or for numerous attractions. ... more   less 
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