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Grenville House Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4 Guilford Street | Bloomsbury, London WC1N 1DR, England (Bloomsbury / Holborn)
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

This is a dire 'hotel' and should be avoided / closed down. How it gets 2 stars is one of life's unsolvable mysteries. I had to reject the two basement rooms I was offered in turn (claustrophobic, smelly, one with a view of an old toilet bowl in the yard) in favour of an upstairs room - at least the... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

My fiance and I stayed here in May as we were visiting London for a friends wedding. We arrived on the Friday afternoon and was supposed to check out on the Sunday morning. Lets put it this way, it's that bad we couldn't face staying the Saturday night after the Friday night. We checked out a day early and lost... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Just back from a trip to london which was with my family,the area was good as close to kings cross and to the centre for sight seeing. Wished we had read reviews before,our two rooms I believed was booked at the guilford and on arrival were taken next door to the Greenville, these were of poor up keep and although... More

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Aberystwyth, Wales, UK
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14 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

I've never written a bad review before, but was moved to with this place. What really upset me was that I was cold in the night. The next day I asked for an extra blanket or quilt but the management refused to find me one. How's that for service. Had that not happened I could have overlooked the tatty, smelly,... More

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Londonderry
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

I was a bit worried when I read the other reviews so I was expecting the worst. I booked through Hotels.com and specified four single beds as I was travelling with 3 children. When I arrived, we had been given a room with a double and two single beds. When I brought this to the attention of the manager, he... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013 via mobile

Had a better experience than I expected after reading other reviews. Room was cleaner than expected, but a bit run down. Top pillows (decorative) did not appear too clean. Found someone else's underwear down the side of our bed, chewing gum on the windowsill, bathroom you couldn't swing a cat in, but was relatively clean. All part of the fun!!... More

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

It's an odd place. When I left, I felt I had paid a lot for a little - and a dirty little at that. The drawers in the room had not been cleared - scraps, cigarette papers. The toilet brush was caked in toilet paper. I ran the shower for several minutes without a hint of warm water A bedside... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

I arrived quite late, staying for a business meeting. Reception was confusing and in another building. My immediate impression was it is a dump! The room itself was no better, the kettle had a science experiment going on with various shades of culture in it! It was so late and I was so tired I couldn't arrange another hotel, otherwise... More

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Address: 4 Guilford Street | Bloomsbury, London WC1N 1DR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury / Holborn
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Grenville House Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 13
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Grenville Hotel London
Grenville House Hotel London, England

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