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Ossian Guest House

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20 Ossian Road, London N4 4EA, England
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Ossian Guest House
Ranked #74 of 538 London B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Fleetwood, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars NEW

Stayed at the end of January for two nights to attend a birthday party in crouch end with grandaughter & daughter in-law the place was as cold inside as it was outside,no hot water on Saturday at 1600 hours so we were late going out whilst waiting for water to get hot which it never did.Hard grey towels,breakfast on cold... More 

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Appleby-in-Westmorland, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had two nights at the Ossian. It's a lovely, quirky place to stay. The hosts were wonderful.the breakfasts were great. The room was really comfortable. We don't usually stay in guesthouses, preferring hotels, but with places like the Ossian, we may change our choices in future.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Superb Setting Comfy Bed Excellent Breakfast Fantastic Hosts Surrounded by Quality Restaurants Booked To Stay Again On Next Trip To Area. Perfection Value For Money Excellent Coffee Fantastic All Round Lovely Area Beautiful Residence Perfect For Commuting Loved it Thank you

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London, England, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

I had booked a room in August for my in laws to stay during the Christmas period only to discover 3 days before Christmas that the booking was not made and that the Owners were going to go to Kent on Christmas Day and the guest house was going to be closed. The Owners' excuse was that the booking was... More 

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robbenlondon, Owner at Ossian Guest House, responded to this review

this was never a confirmed booking sorry More 

Plymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We stayed for four nights as we were in London for a family get together. The house is in a nice quiet road. Finsbury Park tube station a 5 minute taxi ride or if you are able , just 15 - 20 minutes walk. Our room was good, very clean and warm, the bed was particularly comfortable. John and Ann... More 

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91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Stayed here for a couple of days as my son lives nearby. Communication with Ann was fantastic as I asked a few questions before our arrival, and replies were always prompt and informative. We were greeted by Ann and shown to our room, which was the Jacuzzi room at the back of the house. The guest house is in a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We stayed here as a couple for a long weekend. The accommodation was clean and comfortable. The hosts Ann and John were helpful; John was great to talk to over a very varied breakfast, they are both frequent travellers. The house is a 10-15 minute walk from the tube/bus station and Finsbury Park, an easy journey to central London. There... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Welcoming hosts and a beautiful house full of character located in a very quiet street in Crouch end. Close to central London and other amenities. The room was well equipped and very clean and comfortable. Breakfast was plentiful, served in a very quirky dining room. Our only criticism was that the 8.00-9.00 slot is quite early, particularly at the weekends... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Fantastic location Perfection Personified Staying Again For Sure Magnificent Breakfast Excellent Hosts Lovely Room Powerful Shower Comfortable Bed Quiet Location Handy For Commuting Very Good All Round Service Fantastic Coffee

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We stayed here for the first time last weekend - nice quiet location for the weekend and made to feel very welcome. Lots of character in the house, warm and cosy and excellent breakfast served by Tom. We'll be back!

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Additional Information about Ossian Guest House

Address: 20 Ossian Road, London N4 4EA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Ossian Guest House Hotel London
Ossian Guest House London, England

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