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The Maranton House Hotel

14 Barkston Gardens | Earls Court, London SW5 0EN, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Olesa de Montserrat, Spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a perfect place to stay in order to visit london from the "inside". Placed in the heart of Earl's Court there's the famous train station from where you can be anywhere in London. The hotel is cheaper than most the hotels in the area, but WIFI not working, "strange" attention from employees and some old rooms will make you... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

The location is good as all the reviews will attest, but with such an amazing underground tube system anywhere in London can be just as convenient. I chose to stay in a what I thought was a more residential style hotel, for the more authentic English esthetic, unfortunately I didn't understand that this meant a complete lack of modern conveniences!... More 

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Moriches, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

My son and I visited London and stayed here in February. It suited our needs to a tee. There are no frills here, and no elevator either, but our room was clean, the bathroom large, it's in a lovely quiet square with a good breakfast pub on the corner (The Blackbird) and a block from the Earl's Court tube, which... More 

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Kiev, Ukraine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

The loacation is perfect...5 minutes to the tube station, few supermarkets around, easy access from Heathrow airport. The breakfast could be better, but still fine. The staff is friendly. It is simple and clean hotel for the good price in a good place. Will come there again.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

We stayed 4 nights recently in room 12 and were less than impressed. The hotel location is great with just a short stroll to Earl's Court station pubs and shops but that is where the benefits end. No elevator so a difficult climb with luggage. The room filled with old and mismatched furniture and fittings. The bathroom tired with lime... More 

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Omak
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We had the front room in the basement. Very small but plenty of light, comfortable beds, surprisingly quiet. Older furniture, a bit shabby, but livable. The staff was friendly. The plumbing was the major drawback. The faucets in the sink were impossible for us to shut off, it was difficult to flush the toilet completely and the water pressure in... More 

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Falkirk
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I have several issues with this hotel but will start with the good points: it's reasonable clean and comfortable and the staff I spoke to were pleasant though their English wasn't always good. It's in a quiet neighbourhood just a couple of minutes walk from Earl's Court underground station and there are plenty of shops and restaurants nearby. I ended... More 

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Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Maranton House near Earls Court is a safe hotel in a charming neighborhood. The hotel does not have an elevator. We stayed in #20 and the back room can be very noisy from the neighborhood, as the sound seems to echo up. Overall, it is a clean, safe hotel within easy walking distance of Earls court and many pubs and... More 

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Baltimore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Based on TripAdvisor ratings, we booked our 4 day/5 night stay at the Maranton House Hotel. The price was average, about 100 pounds a night and was in walking distance to the tube and in a decent area. The room we were given was 5 flights up the narrow staircase (no one offered to assist us with carrying our many... More 

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Dorset UK
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Yes a good location but thats it. Very expensive for what it is. The reception was OK and thats as far as it goes. My advice, if you want basic and I mean basic no frills and want to pay night on £100.00 then this is the place for you. Me? never again!!!!!!!

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