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So Paddington

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   6 - 8 Norfolk Square, London W2 1RS, England (Formerly Warwick Hotel) (Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate )
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked a room here on a last minute website. On arrival, they said that due to a 'technical problem' they didn't have a room for me. They offered to take me to their sister hotel in 'Kensington'. To cut a long story short, they were trying to fill up their horrible hotel in Earls Court, hardly Kensington. I spent... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This has to be the most disgusting place we've ever seen as a so called 3 star hotel! The place was filthy from stairs (there is no lift) to room. Room was filthy and stank, it was supposed to have a desk, but it was so small there wasn't even anywhere to put a suitcase let alone a desk. Not... More

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here for 2 weeks.had a very good experience.Very good location(a minute walk from tube station). Staff answered all my queires happily and arranged all help whenever asked. Neat and clean room with good rates.

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I was there with my friend. We stayed there for 3 nights. During our stay we had so many questions and requests and the receptionists did everything to make us contented. They were helpful. There wasn't a large selection of food for breakfast, but it was enough to stop being hungry. The room was quite small and the bathroom was... More

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 via mobile

Small room, try to book to stay at paddington for appointment on next day and I get there they sent me to Hyde park. Crazy mess. My plan was lay down to bed around 10:30 and Get 2 hours to 12: 00 and also huge noise from the air con from outside . NOT GOOD SLEEP

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Pune, India
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Surprised by the comments I have read here, my experience was completely opposite of what others have written here. Staff was very much helpful in arranging things as per my requests. Rooms were cleaned everyday and housekeeping was up to the mark. everything was perfect for me given the location of the hotel is a minute's walk from Paddington Central... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

Stayed there for 45 days approx. Location wise it is perfect. Staff is helping and friendly. Fits in your budget and breakfast provided is very good. You get all the big small things in house. They also arrange for cabs and offer good advice on the places to visit and eating joints. It is less than 100 meters from the... More

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Perth, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Stayed here in summer. The room is so small you can not open your suitcase anywhere but on the bed. Bathroom is so small that I could not lift my arms above my head without opening the shower door. Terrible water pressure. Curled up floor covering in bathroom and I tripped on it. Cigarette butts on the window sill and... More

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Pune, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

So Paddington provided a very comfortable and nice stay to me and my friends during our trip to London . Location and Ambiance is great. Hotel Staff is really very helpful and supportive. Strongly recommend this to my friends and family.

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Rhyl, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Came back from London on Tuesday and stayed in so paddington for 2 nights.Its wasn't as bad as people have made it out to be on trip advisor.It was in a good location with loads of restaurants and bars nearby and the station just across the road.Also when you came out the hotel there was hop on hop off bus... More

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Address: 6 - 8 Norfolk Square, London W2 1RS, England (Formerly Warwick Hotel)
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate 
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — So Paddington 3*
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Also Known As:
So Paddington Hotel London
Warwick Hotel London
London Warwick Hotel
Warwick London
So Paddington London, England

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Small Hotel housed in a listed building dating from the 1920s; situated in a tree lined square; 200 mts from Paddington station; walking distance to Hyde Park and Edware Road; Newly refurbished and reopened in Oct 2011. ... more   less 
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