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Number Sixteen

4.0 of 5 16 Sumner Place, London SW7 3EG, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have stayed in this hotel several times a month for over five years and it almost always genuinely feels like a home away from home. Service and attentiveness is exceptional, almost all the rooms are large enough, beautifully decorated and bathrooms well appointed, the occasional double glazing challenge and underfloor heating absence in the beautiful marble bathrooms can mean... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed at number Sixteen several times when traveling to London. It is like staying in someone's private home but with the amenities of a fine hotel. It is small, intimate and beautifully furnished. But the true charm of the place is the staff. They bend over backward to make your stay comfortable. From securing a reservation to a... More

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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unfortunately, the evening before flying to London we realized that the room I had booked (booking.com) only had 12 sqm (superior room 864 GBP, incl. breakfast 3 nights). So I called the hotel to ask if they had a larger room and was able to switch to a luxury room (936 GBP). When checking in the next evening we were... More

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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Number Sixteen is a small and friendly hotel where you feel you could actually live. Great location, with local restaurants and pubs and the underground all within easy walk. Rooms are typical Kit Kemp style, although beware of very small shower room in room 307 (like a small cupboard) and not all rooms, including this one, have an in-room safe,... More

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10 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I have stayed at Number Sixteen a number of times over the years. It always feels like I'm returning to my London residence. Boutique style hotel, wonderful staff, very comfortable rooms that are spotless. Some rooms are quite small. So do opt for a larger room. Continental breakfast is very good. If it's included in your room cost it can... More

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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We booked for afternoon tea to celebrate a friends pregnancy. Nothing like arriving and hearing a discussion between staff who when told we are there for tea says "who?" A bottle of water costs £6 - they don't offer tap water. The afternoon tea £24.50 is served in a room of your choice and we chose the living room which... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

It is on a quiet residential street, and has a comfortable and quiet garden. The location is most convenient, around the corner from the South Kensington tube station and a Lamborghini showroom. There are several good restaurants in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We just returned to New York from a four-night stay at Number Sixteen. My two daughters and I loved the hotel -- beautifully decorated, very comfortable beds, excellent and friendly service from the entire staff, delicious breakfast -- and also loved the location in South Kensington near the Tube, great restaurants, cafes, shopping, and museums. We stayed in a Deluxe... More

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11 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here over Christmas 2013 and I realised I never reviewed it. What a great stay we had - complete with a lovely and thoughtful gift from the hotel on Christmas morning! The rooms are beautifully decorated. Comfy beds, fluffy robes and Molton Brown products. Breakfast is delicious - healthy, tasty. Staff welcoming and helpful. Lounge areas relaxing and... More

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Lachen, Switzerland
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5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

If you've never been to London the first coscious choice you have to make when selecting a hotel is the neighborhood. South Kensington and Chelsea are posh yet multicultural quarters, brimming with bars, cafés,restaurants and boutiques. Personally I like South Kensington as it is closer to Hyde Park which is a boon if you enjoy running. Number 16 is smack... More

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Address: 16 Sumner Place, London SW7 3EG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Knightsbridge / South Kensington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Number Sixteen 4*
Number of rooms: 41
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