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Cranley Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   10-12 Bina Gardens | South Kensington, London SW5 0LA, England (Earls Court)
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Ranked #220 of 1,071 hotels in London
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The perfect tucked away traditional Kensington hotel. Only the breakfast was disapointing. Loved it. The staff were great and courteous. Very understated and elegant. Well worth it. Our room was clean and very comfortable.

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Davis, CA
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Want to feel like a local in London? Stay at the Cranley Hotel which is just minutes from the Gloucester Road tube stop. Easy access within a great neighborhood surrounded by wonderful shopping and museums and historical sites. The hotel was refreshing and very upscale without being pompous or elite. Our room was very comfortable and large with great decor... More

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41 reviews 41 reviews
7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a low key boutique hotel. We received very good service. The personnel is helpful and well disposed. We stayed for 5 nights in a four poster room, which was very spacious and had a lot of wardrobe space. The bathroom was equally nice and the shower excellent. The room is nicely decorated although it doesn't look "fresh". We... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We have stayed at the Cranley 3 times -- twice on our most recent trip to Europe. While we initially liked the four-poster room, our recent experiences were less than ideal. The hotel's wifi is barely operational - don't expect to get online or check email. The bed was horrific; in reality it was two beds pushed together with a... More

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

This has now been my 3rd visit to The Cranley and the hotel has not disappointed. It has gotten better for me. Service wise I have noticed a great improvement. The staff are friendlier and extremely helpful and welcoming. Well done to notching up the service. I repeat myself again by stating this is a perfectly situated hotel for me.... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

We stayed at this hotel in December 2013. It was everything I wanted in a typical English Hotel. Even though the rooms are not huge they were decorated beautifully. Bed was very comfy!! We didn't want to stay in a hotel that you could get anywhere we wanted to stay somewhere that was very English and I believe the Cranley... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

I stayed here for one night before sitting a language exam in South Ken. I booked the hotel as a result of the good Trip Advisor reviews and I was not disappointed. The hotel was better than I expected and the room was gorgeous. I only wish I'd been staying for longer. If I am in the area again for... More

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

I had a brief one night stay at this hotel while attending a conference very close by. Unfortunately, I could not enjoy all the wonderful facilities that the hotel had to offer. The welcome was very warm and friendly, all staff were very attentive. Only downside was a rather meagre breakfast, but perhaps I did not order all that I... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

We loved the Cranley. Our room was vast and very comfortable, and the location cannot be beat. Everyone at the Hotel was warm and welcoming and had excellent suggestions for local restaurants - there are a number of great spots just minutes away, including one of the best tapas restaurants in london. The evening drinks hour is a welcome moment... More

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Woodbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

We were delighted with our room at the Cranley Hotel. Excellent value for money, considering location, etc (especially as we had an upgrade to room 201, a 4-poster room!). The Reception/lounge area was really attractive and each time we went to Reception we were immediately given totally professional attention. Reception was well staffed at all times. Our room was street-side... More

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Also Known As:
Cranley Hotel London
Cranley Hotel London, England
Address: 10-12 Bina Gardens | South Kensington, London SW5 0LA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Earls Court
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service Suites
Hotel Style:
#153 Luxury Hotel in London
#168 Business Hotel in London
#224 Family Hotel in London
#238 Romantic Hotel in London
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Cranley Hotel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Sitting quietly on an attractive South Ken side street, The Cranley Hotel in London is the perfect townhouse-from-home. With its mahogany antiques, Regency-period palette and prettily embroidered bedheads, it's an ideal base for a spot of Anglo-centric shopping, sightseeing and tea-taking. ... more   less 
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