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Mowbray Court Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   28/32 Penywern Road | Earl's Court, London SW5 9SU, England (Earls Court)
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Ranked #791 of 1,073 hotels in London
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Avoid if you can..arrived late and put in room 109 in the very dirty smelly annexe building..complained within minutes and asked for pillows , for a man that has worked there for 35 years, so he says he took a very long time getting them..The smell in both the bedroom (which I thought I had stepped back in time) and... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived at bedsit 30 minutes ago and walked straight out as it was that bad. There's damp, complete and utter dive. No en suite, only 1 shared bathroom for 5 rooms per floor. Hoover left out to do yourself and spare sheets to change yourself. Manky sink in the corner, mixed matched paintwork from the 60s, can't open the door... More

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our travel plans changed and we had to find a room in a rush. We found this place. Some things were fine. The staff were pleasant enough, the bed was comfortable and the location was ideal. The plumbing, however, was not. Upon opening the door to the room, we were overcome by the smell. The smell came from the sink... More

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81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Staying here spoilt my trip to London. Horrible hotel - shabby, basement room, bathroom needed updating in the 70's!! Noisy and really unpleasant. The only plus is that the location is good and secondly, the room is actually not a bad size. However, its such a horrible place that I would prefer a small room somewhere nice than a big... More

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We found the hotel to be very shabby and run down, with threadbare carpets and tired decor. The room was clean but the ensuite bath was not. All the rooms have very heavy doors with huge springs, so we were disturbed by doors slamming all night. There were no tea making facilities in the room, no full length mirror and... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

The only good thing about this hotel was location. Round corner from Earls Court station and handy for traveling around the city by tube. The triple room I booked had a double and a single bed and not the 3 beds as agreed when booking. Resulting in my daughter and I sharing a bed, which didnt go down well as... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Do not make the same mistake I did unless you really have no choice. First room given smelt so bad I had to ask for another room in ab 1 min of walking in. Second room still smelt but would have been hard to find another hotel in the area. Room was too basic. Bed uncomfortable, like being in the... More

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Somerset, UK
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

I stayed one night in February. Left at 5.30am to get to Heathrow. It was not a very pleasant experience. The bed was uncomfortable, the shower scalding hot. I had to keep the window open all night. All in all, I would not recommend it.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Tired Double room please ...... Directed to the basement (hate basements) well yes there was a double bed in the room (just) En suite smelled of drains TV didn't work (reception staff did warn me ) Bed linen clean :-) Receptionist was friendly and polite more than can be said for the guests sat on door step having dinner and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Ask yourself: what do I expect from this hotel? And then, lower your expectations, think objectively, and make the best of it. Stop complaining and have a light attitude. My class went for a one week stay in London in a program arranged by our school. We were booked rooms for six. We spent the whole day outside doing activities,... More

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Address: 28/32 Penywern Road | Earl's Court, London SW5 9SU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Earls Court
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Mowbray Court Hotel 2*
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If you are looking for an affordable and good quality accommodation in the centre of London, you have just found it!Opened in 1960, The Mowbray Court Hotel is a 2 star is situated in central London, in beautiful Earls Court area. The hotel offers 82 bedrooms, majority of which have full en suite facilities. All the bedrooms are brightly decorated, well furnished and equipped with hair dryers, room safes, trouser pressers, direct dial telephones, digital television and radio.Friendly and multi-lingual staff will receive you 24 hours, 7 days a week.During your stay at Mowbray Court Hotel in Earls Court central London area, you have plenty of opportunities to visit shopping areas of Oxford Street, West End Kensington and Knightsbridge with the world famous Harrods Store, Westfield Shopping Mall, Shepherds Bushand the Hamleys Toy Store.Major tourist attractions of London - Buckingham Palace, Tower Of London, Big Ben are also easily accessible via tube or bus. The hotel area offers variety of restaurants, shops and pubs for your convenience.Benefited by the close proximity of Earl's Court Exhibition Centre and Earl's Court underground station, only 30 minutes from Heathrow Airport and 15 minutes from Gatwick via West Brompton Station, Mowbray Court Hotel is the perfect place to stay during your visit to London. ... more   less 
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