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Elmwood Hotel

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   19 Argyle square | Kings cross London, London WC1 H8AS, England (Camden / Primrose Hill)
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Ranked #307 of 513 London B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Even better location than we were expecting, two seconds from the exit from Kings cross, really good transport links, in a lovely green square. Room was just big enough for four, we got what we paid for, bathroom was a little on the small side but wasn't an issue. Breakfast was well planned and delicious, fresh toast brought straight to... More

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The double room we had was very cramped indeed. There was plaster coming off the walls. The kettle was right next to the bed, so if we had left it there overnight, it's likely one of us would have knocked it onto ourselves. The tv remote wasn't working. The tap in the bathroom was extremely loose. i couldn't find a... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 3 nights for a site seeing trip. The reception service was friendly and efficient. There's no lift and we were up 2 flights of stairs so carrying your cases up could be hard work for some. The room wad pretty small but it was clean, the bed was comfy and it had a perfectly clean toilet... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To review B&B, bed and breakfast, I would concentrate on those two. While the bed was ok, was breakfast so horrible I can't give very high rating. Breakfast room was ridiculously small causing people to queue to get in. No cooked breakfast, only toasts, coffee and cereal. Also, it was full of impolite Russians and I was charged extra when... More

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John G, Manager at Elmwood Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review towards your stay at Elmwood hotel. We serve fully continental breakfast which includes Toast and cereals as you wrote and include another 11 different items you didn't mention which is :- Boiled eggs, cheese Slices, cheese creamy, ham slices , chicken slices, yogurts, fruit salads, Jams, marmalades, coffee & tea , orange & apple juices ,... More

Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

I visited London in mid-February, for two days of pure sightseeing with my four year old daughter, and stayed at The Elmwood for two nights (Tuesday and Wednesday). She'd been very curious about London and was very excited to see all of the wonderful things I'd told her about, so I booked the hotel knowing it was going to be... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Chose this hotel since I had to fly the day after and everywhere was booked for a technology fair in london. The photos as seen on booking.com where attractive, however upon arriving, I had a shock since I walked in. The room was nothing more than the size of a pantry - microscopic. It was very dirty with dust and... More

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John G, Manager at Elmwood Hotel, responded to this review

Dear our guest, Let me first of all to thank for your review And your added photos on Trip advisor website I would like to offer you my apologies For the inconvenience caused to you during your Stay at Elmwood hotel. We are investigating seriously your review And we will pass all your comments to the hotel Management. In the... More

Selby, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

The noise outside my hotel room was absolutely horrendous, there was fighting and constant shouting that continued well past 3am. The only way I could get any sleep was by putting my earphones in and listening to music, and at a fair old volume to drown out the constant shouting of " STFU Motha Bruv" The hotel was poor, but... More

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Thanks for your review towards your recent stay at the Elmwood hotel I am very sorry to hear that you experienced Some issues during your short stay Please accept my apologies for the inconvenience Caused to you during John Girgis More

Bath, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

Pros - Good location near Kings Cross Cheap price Clean Cons - Scuff marks on the walls and broken flooring Double bed mattress was worn with ridge down the middle Room was cramped Radiator was on at full blast upon entering room and at first was unable to lower it Shower was freezing cold with no heat The plugs didn't... More

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Additional Information about Elmwood Hotel

Also Known As:
Elmwood Hotel London, England
Address: 19 Argyle square | Kings cross London, London WC1 H8AS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Camden / Primrose Hill , Euston / Kings Cross /St Pancras
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #307 of 513 B&Bs / Inns in London
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Elmwood Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Elmwood Hotel is convenient for all London Travelers, leisure or Business travelers, The Elmwood hotel is located just few minutes walk from kings Cross International,National and local under ground station,where is the Euro Star Train & the Direct connection to Paris, and all the UK cities and Towns, also the very central Location of the Elmwood hotel gives you a special experience and saves your time,The hotel close and 15 minutes walking to the British Museum, and Library, also to Euston train station, and few stops to Madam Tussaud's Museum, and 10 minutes by tube to the west end, Piccadilly, Covent garden and Trafalgar Square, nothing else you need when you are in London to be in a very central location such our Location, we are proud to provide this family run business of 35 en-suite bedrooms, budget clean and nice accommodation,with free WIFI,and breakfast. All our rooms with private en-suite shower and toilet, LCD & DVD TV, coffee and Tea facilities in the room,24 hours central heating,room safe deposit,and 24 hours front office.if you think of arranging a sightseeing tour in or outside London or having a trouble to manage your trip in the City, you will find us helping you in organizing your trip and planing it for you via our helpful front office staff and our reception desk, we will great you since the first minutes of your arrival with your free London city map, and up to your departure with our shuttle bus and the direct connection transfer to your airport.Our Job is to please you and seeing you smile and returning back to us, with out 12 years hotel experience we trust and ensure that your stay is trouble free with Elmwood hotel. ... more   less 
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