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The Lonsdale Hotel

9-10 Bedford Place, Bloomsbury, London WC1B 5JA, England (Bloomsbury)
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    1.5 of 5 stars
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    1.5 of 5 stars
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    1.5 of 5 stars
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    1.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here last year and will never forget.. In a bad way. Stained mattresses, holes in walls aswell as the bed being very uncomfortable. Definitely shell out some extra cash for another hotel instead, there was a reason why it was so cheap in the first place!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

stayed this weekend, walked into lobby, and the lady behind counter was very nice, got there before check in times, and was allowed to put bags into room, which was very helpful, went out for the afternoon, and then headed back. Well after checking in( which was very slow) we headed up to the room, upon entering, the lock on... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked from a highly misleading website, this "hotel" must transgress several trading standards.The first signs on entering were an unpleasant odour from a grimy, sticky, threadbare carpet. One room shown had a badly-damaged chandelier, full of dust, and the other electrics looked decidedly unsafe. Curtains were barely attached to the rail so people in the street could see in. The... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dirty toilet with leaking wc, disgusting shower, frozen bedroom with no blanket. ZERO customer service with three different staff members. Won't repeat again... location was ideal but not at this price...

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 4 nights in hotel.First day and everyday request reception that TV not working but nobody seems bother.Ask for hotel manage number,she just refused.during five days no one even come to clean room or change bed sheet,I am not sure even someone changed before my check in.hygiene zero mouse were running around in hotel.Never seen receptionists that much unprofessional. Last... More 

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Deal, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

My wife and I turned up at this hotel for my wifes birthday, we were asked to look at a room to see if we were happy with it, the room had just been painted and the paint was still tacky, after being in the room for 5 minutes I got a bad headache from the fumes, we were offered... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

From the minute it you walk n not get a great greeting, to be told to go an Ava look at a room first then come back to let them know if it's ok doesn't start well. If I could've got my money back I would of left quicker than I gt in, the rooms were absolutely disgusting, dirty bed... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

This hotel would make Basil Fawlty blush. My sister and I arrived in the morning hoping to drop off our luggage, only to be told that this would not be possible and to come back at 3 pm. The room was dingy, with the carpets threadbare and stained in places and the furniture was broken. We actually found used chewing... More 

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Address: 9-10 Bedford Place, Bloomsbury, London WC1B 5JA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury
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Number of rooms: 39
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