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The Pride of Paddington

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1-3 Craven Road | Paddington, London W2 3BP, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently spent several days here so can give an accurate description and photo`s. The hostel is above a pub/ restaurant and is a short walk from Paddington tube and rail station. On booking in, which is done at the bar, in a busy food service area, a new member of staff was dealing with the bookings and as there... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped of here encouraged by the positive reviews but we were very dussapointed with our meals. The veg was rock hard and the chicken under cooked (my son's was red under the surface). The beef was too tough to cut with a knife never mind chew. The first waitress asked how our meal was and when we complained she... More 

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Steve C, Guest Relations Manager at The Pride of Paddington, responded to this review

Dear Drahill Thanks for your comments. We feel a true reflection of the Pride of Paddington are the reviews that made you come and visit us in the first place. We don't know what went wrong on this occasion but would love to discuss it with you further. Please email me on simon@theprideofpaddington.co.uk so I can ask a few questions... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here two years ago and it was lovely couldn't fault it This time the room was boiling hot the bed was uncomfortable the TV aerial unplugged dirty bathroom on the third floor too many stairs for us as a couple and the food was diabolical I had chilli con carne while my partner wasn't hungry and my chilli had... More 

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William C, General Manager at The Pride of Paddington, responded to this review

Dear Lucy M Thank you for your feedback – it is only with comments from our customers that we can continue to improve the offer to all guests. I have personally investigated into your stay and am sorry you felt it was not as enjoyable as last time. We are sorry you didn’t say anything to our team at the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice pub the have a beer and something to eat. Good and nice service. A lot of backpackers come in because of the beds from 19 pounds, don't have high expectations but the sleep you get is good.. Train, bus and underground around the corner.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

When I booked a room here I was a little skeptical, however my experience was most plesant. I booked for 3 nights over the weekend which cost around £67 plus £20 deposit for key and linen. The rooms were a little bit cramped however very clean and lockers provided, so make sure you bring a padlock. You are actually able... More 

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Frome, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Location of this property is great and the only selling point. The staff are inattentive and the shower/wash area is basic and was dirty on my visit. Ok to stay at for the price but do not expect too much

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Perfect LOCATION to have one or two pints before heading to Heathrow. Solid pub with great music. In the middle of Paddington across the street from the Hilton! Fish and Chips are mandatory. Wide range of British beers, both ice cold and traditionally cellar warm.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

And exhausted group of 7 of us (3 adults, 4 kids ages 7-13) staggered into the Pride of Paddington on a Saturday evening and were lucky enough to get a table in the packed restaurant. While the shepherd's pie special was fine, as were the burgers the kids ordered, the Pride of Paddington cask ale was awesome and arguably, dare... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015 via mobile

Where is the pride in the Pride of Paddington pub? My girlfriend and I recently dined here. I had ordered a pie and she had ordered fish and chips. I was content with the pie, although I couldn't quite understand why the top of the pastry wasn't attached to the rest of the pie. My girlfriend's meal was very oily... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 via mobile

stayed for one night at the Pride Of Paddington which is a hostel location above the Pride of Paddington pub. Couldn't cind the entrance door to start with as it's just inside the pub entrance. Check in is over the pub bar. I stayed on a Sunday night and had a six bed dorm to myself. Sheets and blanket all... More 

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