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Brompton Hotel London

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   30 Old Brompton Road | South Kensington, London SW7 3DL, England (Knightsbridge / South Kensington)
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Oxford Ms
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel is definitely in a very good location. To stay in a place with such a good location at such a good price means that you sacrifice everything else. The staff was not very friendly, the room was dirty, the toilet didn't flush, the tiles were broken on the floor, the wall socket burned my phone charger, and breakfast... More

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Santa Ana, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Brompton Hotel is a total dump. Do not be deceived by the photographs this was one of the most atrocious hotels I have ever been in. The bed was dirty ,the window taped shut, at least 5 broken tiles in the middle of the bathroom floor, carpet dirty & smelly, I should have read all the reviews. Location does... More

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Washington State
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41 reviews 41 reviews
13 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is convenient to the South Kensington tube, has good Wi-Fi in the rooms, and is much less expensive than other hotels in the neighborhood, but it is cheaper for a good reason. You pay upon arrival, probably so you won't see the rooms. They are tiny and could not be furnished any cheaper. The bed springs seem to be... More

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Oxford, England, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great location in S Kensington but dreadful rooms - shabby, dodgy electrics, no water coming out of bath taps in 1st room, broken toilet bin, blown light bulb - you get the picture. No lift and v steep stairs (for some reason all room numbers start with 4 regardl;ss of floor..)

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We booked because it has a great location and we like staying in smaller hotels in Britain. Bad choice. I didn't pay enough attention to the reviews. We arrived at the hotel just before 11pm, arriving from Heathrow via the Tube. No elevator and about 4 flights of stairs to get to the room. The window opened onto an airshaft.... More

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Missoula, Montana
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We stayed here based on the listing in Rick Steves--and it was the only one of his recommendations to surprise and disappoint us. The service was very impersonal, which I could have overlooked if the rooms had been better maintained. While it seemed to be fairly clean, there were many stains on the carpet and on the bedspread, the toilet... More

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Coronado, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

The hotel was just adequate. Biggest problem was toilet that required 3-6 long flushes to work. Hallways were air conditioned but rooms were not. Bathrown was hot with no ventilation. Local charm would have made up for all this but without that, you may as well stay in an Easy Hotel for the same or less cost.

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Washington Dc, District Of Columbia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Excellent location and reasonable room. I wasn't surprised by the stairs or the lack of air-conditioning, having read other reviews. The room was clean and the breakfast was fine. Glad to have the refrigerator.

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New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This hotel was hot, smelly, stuffy and uncomfortable. There is no elevator and there did not seem to be any rooms at the back. All of the rooms face Old Brompton Road which is noisy at all hours. There is no air conditioning and the room has one window - the top section pops outward for about 8" and that... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Booked on line Dirty. Dangerous. Disgraceful. Hairs in plug hole of bath. Bathroom floor tiles cracked & sharp - needed to lay towels on floor to protect feet. Window duck taped to stop draught. Sink cracked. Breakfast consisted of soggy toast. Hallway outside of bedroom ( near "kitchen" ) smelt of cigarette smoke. Rip off . Would definitely NOT recommend.... More

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Additional Information about Brompton Hotel London

Address: 30 Old Brompton Road | South Kensington, London SW7 3DL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Knightsbridge / South Kensington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Brompton Hotel London 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
London Brompton Hotel
Brompton Hotel London England

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