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One Leicester Street

1 Leicester Street, London WC2H 7BL, England (Formerly St. John Hotel) (Leicester Square / Shaftesbury Avenue)
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Ranked #138 of 526 London B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hoofddorp, The Netherlands
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54 reviews 54 reviews
32 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed one night in this very trendy boutique hotel located right in the heart of London: Leicester Square within walking distance to SoHo, China Town, Covent Garden, Piccadilly Circus and West End theatres. Welcoming staff at reception. Room was very modern, lovely and clean. Bathtub was actually in the bedroom as seen on photos. Everything was spotless. The downside... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for two nights from 5th to 7th September. I couldn't knock the location. It was just off Leicester Square and an easy walk to the Prince Edward Theatre where we were heading to watch a show. We didn't have breakfast so can't comment on that. I believe it was £10 per person which with hindsight was probably worth... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

This hotel is perfectly placed for the West end. Surprisingly quiet for its central location. The rooms are small but not cramped and well appointed. I loved the hooks all round the room to hang ones things on. I liked the bath in the bedroom, fortunately the lavatory was in another room! Nice L'Occitaine products too. The staff were very... More

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Helsingborg, Sweden
19 reviews 19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Stayed two nights july 2014. You can't beat the location, walking distance to most of Londons attractions and theaters. The room was on the small side but very clean and had everything you need. We had a fan making some noise outside our window , room 301. Friendly staff. Free wifi. Having read the rewiews here I didn't expect much... More

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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

we wanted to be in the centre of london and you really can't get a much better location than this the room was lovely and clean and stylish the bed was comfortable and the front desk staff really nice, we didn't eat breakfast as we wanted to eat outside as the weather was lovely.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We came to London for Monty python towards the end of July, after a simple check in we found our way to the room. It's a refreshing decor and small but not awkwardly so. The morning breakfast was great, a continental plus full option, fresh and tasty! The staff were friendly and I would definitely stay again. To the point... More

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Pontefract, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

After visiting Hampton Court flower show, we decided to splash out on a suite at One Leicester street in central London, to be able to see a show on Sat afternoon. We were really pleased with the room, with views over the local rooftops and the Telecom Tower in the distance. Facilities included minibar, lots of toiletries and tea making... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

After reading lots of reviews, not all good I decided to try my luck and book, we wasn't disappointed, I booked 2 nights for me and my boyfriend, the hotel is has fantastic location, we didn't use any public transport once we got off the tube from kings cross, we really liked the modern rooms, I thought the open plan... More

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5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Staff at reception were helpful, friendly and made us feel welcome. Our rooms were very nice, very clean and well appointed. The bathroom in the room (adjacent to the bed) was quite a surprise but at least the toilet had a privacy door! Location was spot-on for theatreland. However, next morning.................breakfast. One wonders if this hotel actually cares about the... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I stayed here on business for one night. I struggled to find the Hotel and when I did the staff confirmed people often had trouble finding it. I found the room very noisy and thought the all white decor made it look like a sanatorium. The "Gourmet Mini Bar" had a very limited selection and no food or snacks which... More

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Address: 1 Leicester Street, London WC2H 7BL, England (Formerly St. John Hotel)
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Leicester Square / Shaftesbury Avenue , Mayfair / St James's / Piccadilly / Green Park 
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Number of rooms: 15
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