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Oliver Hotel

198 Cromwell Road | Earl's Court, London SW5 0SN, England (Earls Court)
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Ranked #811 of 1,073 hotels in London
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's very close to the Earl's Court Tube Station and various museums. Good walking distance from Harrods too. However the rooms are rather old, and the bathroom's aren't really extremely pristine, with some cracked tiles and ring of rusts around the bath tub, and the toilet. Towels, small soap bars and sachets of shower gel, and glass cups are provided... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for one night whist visiting Comic Con so wasn't in the room much apart from sleeping. Great air con which we needed, comfy bed, nice big shower, breakfast was ok.. tea, coffee, orange juice, toast, boiled eggs, yogurts, apples, sliced ham & cheese squares all served at your table by waitress. Staff were friendly enough and very helpful when... More

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Vercelli
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Far from average standards, but no so bad.... Centrally located, just few meters away from Earl's Court Tube Station, restaurants, pubs and supermarkets... in a quite peaceful area. I spent only one night in Oliver Hotel, which I chosed because of its position, very close to Holiday Inn Kensington Forum where I had to sit my NEBOSH Exam the following... More

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Antwerp, Belgium
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21 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Apart from the very polite and friendly lady who checked me in there was nothing I liked about this place. They say rooms ready from 12.00. Not the case. I was put in a box on the ground floor very close to reception and the kitchen. The door was made of plywood with a 1970's lock. The bathroom was like... More

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London
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13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

The rooms are dark, dingy and very out of date.The bathroom was teeny tiny, I could barely turn around in the shower! The whole hotel and rooms smelt old and unwelcoming. The only upside was that the lady on the front desk was nice and the room was clean after my full inspection! Also, first thing on Sunday morning, the... More

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Kiryat Bialik, Israel
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We paid 50% more than at the Premier Inn a block away and got 50% less. The upholstery of the cushions, provided as additional "pillows", and bedcovers were frayed. The washroom was so small that it only allowed a 32cm entrance with a freely-suspended, hanging door. The shower stall was too small to contain a soap-dish or dispenser, so one... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights.. the room is too small for 3 peopls, very little space to move around. The water from the shower was too hot, and the temperature was not adjustable. The aircond wasnt functioning properly. The staffs are not friendly, they dont even smile. When we went down for breakfast, we didnt know that they will be... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014 via mobile

The most unfriendly and unwelcoming hotel I have ever stayed in. The bathroom was dirty and the musty smell of stale smoke hit you as soon as you walk in the room. The only reason I endured the stay as it was a late booking for work & didn't have time to check in anywhere else.

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new york city
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

There is a variety of room types. Our first room was so tiny it was like matchbox. But the desk staff were so nice that they upgraded us to a much larger room and charged us only a little more. The beds were okay, but the bedspreads in both rooms were disgusting and need to be replaced. The sheets in... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We booked this hotel for my birthday weekend away. This hotel was one of the worst I have ever stayed in. The welcome from Reception was rushed, we were kept waiting whilst the receptionist dealt with answering the phone, dealing with other members of staff and even got the wrong booking and said our card had been declined!!! not the... More

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Address: 198 Cromwell Road | Earl's Court, London SW5 0SN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Earls Court
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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