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Garden Court Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   30-31 Kensington Gardens Square, London W2 4BG, England (Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate )
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the London house hotel the night before moving here. They are geographically close together but miles apart in terms of quality. The rooms are basic, as with the other hotel but there is no sense of class here. The room is pokey and not as appealing. It's fine to just sleep in. There are no coffee making... More

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Hotel Manager C, General Manager at Garden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel though I do find a few points mentioned to be a little unfair. Whilst I admit that the London House Hotel is a very good hotel I need to point out that the prices reflect the difference in quality between the properties. For example, this Sunday we are charging just... More

Canton Of Fribourg, Switzerland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was clean and within walking distance of the underground. However, there was a strange smell and the room was not very quiet, there were noises all night from telephones ringing and staff moving about. The locks were quite antiquated and assistance was often required in getting in and out of room. Friendliness of the staff was maybe 50/50,... More

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Hotel Manager C, General Manager at Garden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I would like to apologise for your troubles with the hotel keys, we have since rectified the issue. I am disappointed to read that you found half of our staff rude. Historically our staff have regularly received nothing but praise from our guests for their friendliness and efficiency, it is... More

Lecanto
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76 reviews 76 reviews
28 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was staying in London for just a night and on the night I choose the prices where outrageous everywhere but this hotel was downright cheap. It's in a very nice neighborhood, had wifi and a free breakfast. The room was tiny but clean and that's all I expected. 5 minute walt to the very bottom end of Hyde Park.

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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Found through 'late rooms' at last minute - single room great price for bed and continental breakfast. Location great, 5 mins from Bayswater tube and one change to Covent garden / Leicester square area. Room was very small but clean, tidy and well thought out. Comfortable sleep. Breakfast did what it said on the tin. All staff I met friendly... More

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Hotel Manager C, Manager at Garden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to complete a review of your recent stay at our hotel. I am delighted to hear that you had an enjoyable experience at our hotel, made so by our ideal location in the heart of Bayswater. Our hotel is in the perfect location in terms of tourist attractions, transport methods, restaurants and bars. Remember... More

Nibe, Denmark
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

It was such a good experience to stay at Garden Court Hotel. Nice, clean and quiet. Such a friendly staff all the time and we really felt at home. Very relaxing, so when we go to London, we will stay there again for sure. Anja, Nibe-Denmark

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Hotel Manager C, Manager at Garden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments following your recent stay with us. I am delighted to hear that you had a great stay with us and that in particular you found the staff to be friendly. I do hope that we have the pleasure in welcoming you back in the very near future. Remember to book directly with us on... More

Rome, Italy
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We have stayed at this hotel several times over the last 10 years. We agree that the hotel is centrally located, convenient to tube stops, and several restaurants are within a few blocks. The lobby was staffed and clean. The noise on the street was quieter, as the local hostel visitors were less noisy than in previous visits. To add... More

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Rocklin, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We just returned from our trip around the UK, we had a great time. Staying in London at this place, nice area with plenty of restaurants in the area. Close to the tube. Room was very small and food just ok, the place needs some work

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Hotel Manager C, Manager at Garden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am pleased that you liked the location of the hotel and the local restaurants. I am very sorry that on this occasion you found the size of your room to be smaller than expected. We do have rooms of various sizes to suit all guest requirements. Please book with... More

Israel
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33 reviews 33 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

the hotel is located in a quiet area, close enough to a few tube stations. I felt safe walking in the area, although didn't spend too much time around. the room I stayed in, knew better days, and was badly maintained. the door for the bathroom was new, but was never painted - yes, you see the wood. 2 out... More

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Hotel Manager C, General Manager at Garden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I am glad to see that you liked the Bayswater area and we will look into the maintenance issue you raised. We represent excellent value for money in what is an expensive city and remember to always come direct to us on 020 7229 2553 for the very best prices! More

Seattle, Washington
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51 reviews 51 reviews
14 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

We stayed at this hotel by default, as a hotel reservation we had booked through Expedia around the corner, was mishandled and was canceled. Imagine our surprise when arriving at that hotel and being told we had no room. Wimbeldon was being played and rooms everywhere were scare. The clerk at that hotel found online a room for us at... More

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Hotel Manager C, General Manager at Garden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review. I am delighted to read of the high levels of service you received, particularly from Diana. I will ensure that your comments and praise are passed onto her. It was a pleasure having you and your wife stay with us and I was lucky enough to speak with you one morning whilst... More

Perpignan, France
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25 reviews 25 reviews
3 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

A very nice hotel, near Kensington gardens, in a lively neighborhood. Very well located, quiet, clean, roomy, convenient. We slept in a four-persons bedroom and really enjoyed the space and view. Perfect location to discover London for a reasonable price. The staff was kind and always ready to answer our questions. The breakfast was a bit disappointing though.

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Hotel Manager C, General Manager at Garden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, I am pleased to read you liked the hotel. Hope to see you again soon! More

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Address: 30-31 Kensington Gardens Square, London W2 4BG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate 
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Garden Court Hotel 3*
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