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Umi London

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   16 Leinster Square, Notting Hill - Bayswater, London W2 4PR, England (Paddington / Maida Vale)
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Framingham, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

It was in a great locations and totally served it's purpose. We were there with 34 kids for a School vacation trip. The staff was awesome. took care of us any time we needed it. the rating is for the hotel itself. I've never stayed in any other London hotels as this was out first time but the rooms were... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

great location. Easy access to two tube stations. Quiet area only minutes from shops, restaurants etc. area very nice, lovely old houses. Got a reasonable rate for two night stay, given location. Hotel itself not a 3 star in my opinion, very basic. Shower small, no bath, wash hand basin in bedroom, holes in grouting, carpet frayed, blinds torn, old... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

6-7 minutes walkable distance to the nearest tube station. Very helpful staffs. I expected my room for 2 to be pretty small but no, i was wrong. Fairly clean and well taken care of. Quiet remote area. Food is everywhere, particularly Halal cuisines if you are looking for some from Malaysian to American.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

This was a let minute booking , but when we got there , they had no sign of the booking. They had me ring up and around to get reference numbers etc but still they had problems. In the end I got the room at the same rate. Average front desk staff. The room was old and tired , bit... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Umi hotel is quiet and comfy and a big room by London standards. The staff very helpful and the coffee was great. The bathroom was clean and the water was hot. The tube station is a short walk. Great place to stay. They provide tea and coffee and tv for comfort and a handy map of things to do. Great... More

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Canberra
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

I stayed here for three nights prior to starting a topdeck trip. The hotel is quite old. Steps are creaky, floor is uneven everywhere. Bathrooms cramped. However overall its not a bad place to stay if all you need is a bed and shower. Staff were quite helpful though.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

i went here for a college trip and we had 4 rooms of 4. These rooms had bunkbeds when we were 19-35 years old. Each room had something wrong with them, for example the one i was in had a shower which was either scolding hot or freezing cold. Breakfast was a complete rip off, £7 per person per day... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Stayed here for two nights. The reception team were very friendly and helpful. The rooms are very dated and basic, if you get a good rate then you are getting what you pay for. Felt safe and the room was clean. Great location

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Malvern, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here with a student group and found the hotel to be comfortable and convenient. The rooms are adequate, with en suite facilities, a telly, and a kettle. I appreciated the extra pillow I found in the wardrobe. The accommodations are basic, but very clean. The staff is friendly and the location is great.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

The hotel was easy to find, good location, in a very nice area. The down side of room 410, the bed is on a slope, very comfortable although i wasn't sure if we was going to end up on the floor with the mattress by the morning as it wasn't a little slope, floorboards are very creaky you could hear... More

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Address: 16 Leinster Square, Notting Hill - Bayswater, London W2 4PR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Paddington / Maida Vale
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Umi London 3*
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Hotel with modern amenities overlooks a pretty garden square; near Kensington Palace, Portobello Road Market & Queensway Station. ... more   less 
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