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The Columbia

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   95-99 Lancaster Gate, London W2 3NS, England (Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate )
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at The Columbia for 6 nights in December, 2014. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay, found the staff extremely helpful and full of information. The location was perfect for our stay, quite central with easy access to public transport. The continental breakfast was more than adequate and provided us with a sound start to each day. It was lovely... More 

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Oxford, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although dated ..and the rooms are not in the least stylish or modern ...this hotel is in a great location..10 mins from oxford street & opposite Hyde Park which more than makes up for the décor Staff are very helpful & friendly My room was both clean & quiet The cleaning staff do an excellent job throughout the hotel If... More 

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Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here December 2014 and was great stay only fault WiFi didn't work on my floor i stayed on only fault. would recommended to anyway. A nice hotel in a bit old-fashioned style. Clean, good location and has a car park.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here at the start of December, this is a two star hotel so I'm not going to rate it as a 5 and say it's all bad. Rooms very old fashioned and bathroom are well below average. I stayed in room 412. The fist night we had no heating and the second morning had no water. They relocated... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was unwell during my stay and the staff were most professional and caring, and made me feel at ease. Excellent location, our room was spacious and we had a bath as well as a shower. the staff were very friendly and we had car parking,

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Riga, Latvia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A lovely hotel in a bit old-fashioned style. Clean, good location and has a car park. It was a bit unusual that it was permitted to smoke almost everywhere but it went well with the old-fashioned style. Friendly staff. Definitely would recommend to others.

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Stayed at the Columbia for one night in November. The hotel itself is very dated and could do with a refurbishment, however it is a great place to stay. The location was great just a 2 minute walk from the tube station at Lancaster Gate and a 10 minute walk to Paddington. The staff was very friendly, and we could... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Excellent location and staff very friendly. Only concern was that outside the room was the extractor from the kitchen and it was noisy when it came on at 6am. Bathroom a bit cramped. Continental breakfast was limited

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southend on sea, england
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Just returned from a 1 night stay at this hotel. It's a 2* property that is trying very hard to be a 3*. Has it succeeded? Yes, I think so!! The exterior is very imposing, being directly opposite Hyde Park, & very central to Queensway & of cause Oxford St.. I agree that the rooms are a bit dated, but... More 

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 via mobile

I was here with the family for 2 nights as this place was recommended by family. On the outside it looks like a posh place but that's far from reality once you get inside; the interior is, although certainly not in a bad condition, outdated. The rooms are clean and spacious enough even if a bit narrow. We had rooms... More 

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Address: 95-99 Lancaster Gate, London W2 3NS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate 
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — The Columbia 2*
Number of rooms: 102
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