We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Pride of Paddington

1-3 Craven Road | Paddington, London W2 3BP, England
Hotel website
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
Certificate of Excellence 2014
The Pride of Paddington
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
The Pride of Paddington
Write a Review

91 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    28
    43
    13
    3
    4
See reviews for
5
17
27
1
Rating summary
  • 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
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (10)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (91)
  • Mar-May only
    (12)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (25)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (37)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (17)
All months
Brisbane, Australia
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great location walking distance to a lot of what London has to offer, plus good public transport links. Nice and clean rooms, good food in the pub & close by and beer. What more does a backpacker need??

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I had some reservations about staying above a pub, but the location was fantastic being right near Paddington Station and the staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The room was clean and the bathrooms/showers were not too bad. The breakfast was free and it was pretty tasty. I would recommend staying here. Good value.

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Great location, very near Paddington station. Stayed as a couple in the only double room with private bathroom. Only negative was the bathroom was not an en suite but a separate locked room next door. The bathroom did not feel very clean but the bedroom was clean. Good value. Good heating. A lovely free breadfast was included and you get... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Had a great time here at The Pride during a week-long stay in London. Rooms are clean and full of any amenities you could need, including luggage storage, outlets, and some of the rooms even have an electric kettle, microwave, and a full screen tv! Bathrooms were just fine for a communal setting. You get a key code for the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Gawlay City
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Stayed for three nights when over for an NFL game, went with friends and was looking for cheap and cheerful. Right next to the Paddington tube station and several restaurants. Safe location in a nice area but not many late bars around so would require taxis if heading for drinks past the tube hours (midnight usually). Good value and very... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Okanagan Valley, Canada
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

My daughter and I did not stay here but decided on this pub for dinner. So glad we did! My daughter had the fish and chips which she raved with a pint of cider and I ordered the steak and ale pie with a glass of red wine. The pie came with what looked like a big Yorkshire on top.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

The greatest hostel in London! Is the nexus of the hostels. Good price and great service! The price includes full breakfast. Staff very welcoming. You got plenty of space in the rooms. And the bag that they have for your sheets is that kind of things that make the difference. Like the nice smell of them and the corridors. Someone... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

The check in for the hostel was at the bar, which could be an inconvenience if the bar is busy. The bunk beds were in slight disrepair. They were cheap aluminum frames that had been rusted through in a few spots. You had to put a deposit down for the linens. The bar food was good and they included breakfast... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Worcester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

On 16th August I brought my wife and two friends to this pub because I have been here before and have always been happy with the beer and food served. I recomended the Beef and Ale Pie as this has been very good in the past, so we ordered four pies. What we were served with were not pies but... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Gregory B, Operations Director at The Pride of Paddington, responded to this review

Dear Peter Thank you for your recent review of the Pride of Paddington posted on Trip Advisor on 1st September 2014. Firstly, I would like to say that we take all of the comments made by our guests very seriously and we use them to constructively alter our business to improve the service we provide. I am disappointed that you... More 

Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

The Pride of Paddington is the perfect option for solo travellers. A 5 minute walk away from Paddington station, it is definitely well connected to Heathrow through the 15min Heathrow express train to Paddington. The area is bustling with people all through the day. A good deal of fast food (American fast food brands) joints dot the streets giving you... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to The Pride of Paddington? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Pride of Paddington

Address: 1-3 Craven Road | Paddington, London W2 3BP, England
Phone Number:
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate 
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, Booking.com, HostelBookers, Priceline and Odigeo so you can book your The Pride of Paddington reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
The Pride Of Paddington London, England

10 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (7)
Viewed
Room/suite (4)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Viewed
Other (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (3)
Viewed
Other (3)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay