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London Continental Hotel

88 Gloucester Place | Portman Square, London W1U 6HR, England (Marylebone)
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Ranked #935 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
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
1 review
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
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

upon arrival the main mission of the guy behind the reception desk was to get more cash off of me for a bigger room, little did I know when i said a single room is big enough as i am here by myself. when i walked into room 216 i was stunned, to say the room was narrow is an... More

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2013

Staff Ruth ,not helpfull pls do not stay in this hotel,charges applays which the client is not aware of and not explained at all.i wil not recomend this hotel to anyone coming to london.pls take your time and look around for something better than that before you get really dissapointed.

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Noizay
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

We stayed three nights with my children! ok value for money! but what horror, I paid the bill the first day with my credit card and arriving in France the manager has taken additional 150 euros!! he had memory my visa card code! We asked to talk to the manager but he never moved. I asked my bank to cancel... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

Stayed here for business for 2 nights. Was in the basement where the cheap rooms are (£40 per night). PROS - So cheap!, ok room, bed, kettle, tv. Good sleep, no excess noise from elsewhere. CONS - So warm! As it is in the basement, it got very hot at night. I suggest a better air con system for guests.... 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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London Continental Hotel England

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