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London Continental Hotel

88 Gloucester Place | Portman Square, London W1U 6HR, England (Marylebone)
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Ranked #964 of 1,073 hotels in London
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this the night before our visit, myself, my husband and our 2 children. It's very basic, more of a B&B. The ensuite was badly laid out and meant you had to sit on the toilet sideways to avoid hitting your knees on the shower! However relatively clean. The fridge wasn't plugged in and to do so would mean... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a double room here. It was tiny, extremely hot and the window faced the window of what appeared to be the living room of a house opposite about ten feet away, so very little privacy whenever the window was open. The room could really have done with something more than a grimy desk fan to cool it down... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent two nights in this tiny bedroom where you couldn't barely walk around the bed, the room was hot, with a tiny desk fan. The bed was hard not to mention sounding like it was going to break. The curtains were not fixed properly so the residents from the building next door could see in. For a B&B we... More

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Sydney
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place really took the prize for the worst hotel in London. Rated 4 star but the rooms are in filthy condition. The management and hotel reception are ignorant and are only interested in your money. There were incidents where hotel staff are untruthful, appalling and unprofessional. I do no recommend this hotel not even for an overnight stay.

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

How on earth this dingy guest house can have a 4 star rating in the city of London is beyond belief. 26 degrees with a fan in the basement! Curtains fixed both ends so you could not pull them back (not surprising with the when you see the view when you actually lift the bottom up)

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014 via mobile

We checked in the hotel and the staff is so unfriendly , the lift is horroble and a lot of stairs difficult with luggage. Room in so small and very dusty and dirty , electric fan is dirty some lights not working and electrical outlet at the toilet is broken. Toilet small and dirty. The worst is they they don't... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

I was surprise to see the hotel transformed completely under new management. I stayed four years ago and the condition was so bad.The hotel is painted all in white giving an effect of Marble. I paid £40.00 plus VAT exactly as the discounted price outside for the late walk in. A fair deal for central London so close to Oxford... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I stay at this hotel very regularly, not only because it is convenient for work, but because the staff are polite and reliable; the rooms, although small, are clean with TV, fridge, and drinks; it is close to Baker St, Oxford St etc, and for a very reasonable price. The cheapest rooms are not en-suite. I only use a hotel... More

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Lisbon, Portugal
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

This was the worst hotel I have ever stayed in. I’ve booked a double room and a studio with two double beds. The studio beds were a sofa and a matrass on the mezzanine’s floor, which was very near the ceiling, so if my daughter wanted to seat on the matrass she would have to be very careful otherwise she... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013 via mobile

I had to stay in London at short notice for a night, I was initially put off by some of the reviews but it seems they have come under new management. Before I booked my room, the staff showed me the room so I could check it was suitable. The room was rather narrow, but had an en suite, kettle,... More

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Address: 88 Gloucester Place | Portman Square, London W1U 6HR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Marylebone
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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