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High Street Apartments

5 Prince Of Wales Terrace, London W8 5PG, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
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56 reviews 56 reviews
30 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Having 2 toddlers we wanted an apartment with a kitchen and to be near hyde park. There was no lift so I got plenty of exercise going up the 2 flights of stairs which was fine for working off the beer. The only slight bummer was that there was no washing machine and the shower wasnt great but hey it... More 

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Plano, Tx
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61 reviews 61 reviews
19 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

I am rating a specific apartment on fourth level. There was one other on that level and all levels are walk up. Buyer be ware. The major problem is that the apartment is not as advertised in the internet listing. Legally it does but the fine print is deceptive. In the fine print is says, “Please note that the photos... More 

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Albury, Australia
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

The location of these apartments are wonderful. We are a family of 4 with 2 children 12,17. we had the basement apartment which had a terrible smell of rising damp and our outlook onto the inner area was just terrible. The futon bed was not sufficient for 2 people to sleep on and the only linen supplied was a sheet... More 

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Lubbock
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I stayed here with two of my friends this past May. I was a little nervous at first; however, my fears quickly disappeared upon settling in. Due to issues with weather and flight cancellations, we ended up arriving in London a day and several hours later than we were originally supposed to. When we finally arrived at the hotel we... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Location is good but the others are bad. Housekeeping is terrible. Thé room was dirty When we checked in . Other days I worned several time the manager but nothing change about cleaning . We spend 11 days only 2 time they made cleaning and changing towels . The room and bath are too small . This is the worst... More 

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Innsbruck
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164 reviews 164 reviews
34 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

Great location in secure and self sufficient apartment. If you are expecting any services other than an apartment and do not like walking up stairs then this is not the place for you. Right across from Kensington Palace and we even saw Will and Kate's dogs out for a walk with security. Wonderful for jogging.

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Oneonta, New York
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

These apts are centrally located. The bedroom was downstairs from the rest of the apartment which made it very nice. The toilet didn't work when we arrived but the maintenance guys went to the hardware store and fixed it straight away. There is a laundry room. Everything you need is there. I have stayed in many places like this and... More 

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New Milton, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

My 3 friends and I stayed here for one night to celebrate my 21st birthday this month and was really impressed with this apartment as it was everything we needed for an overnight stay. Just a five minute walk from the High Street Kensington tube station it was a perfect location to go around London during the day and central... More 

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South Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

The apartments are well located adjacent to all the restaurants, pubs and shops of Kensington High St. It was great to be able self cater and there is a great supermarket (Whole Foods) approx 5 minutes walk away. The apartment itself was functional albeit a bit tired, although it didn't effect our stay. The apartments don't have a reception as... More 

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012 via mobile

Honestly not that bad. Yes in need of a coat of paint granted!!. But clean (ish). We had the bottom apartment which was fine for what we paid. Staff were lovely. So yes go! a amazing lovely building but some TLC needed.

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Address: 5 Prince Of Wales Terrace, London W8 5PG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Kensington and Hyde Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 15
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