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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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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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San Francisco, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose this hotel because of its location and it is one of the hotels recommended in Rick Steves' book on London. There is no elevator. Stairs are long, and if you are at the top floor, with luggage, you are toast. There is no bellboy (are you kidding?). There is no air-conditioning. Room temperature was 80 F on some... More

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Madeira, Portugal
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I stayed just one night, late afternoon after travelling from abroad I dashed in, dropped off the suitcase,I noticed the room smelled thought maybe the cleaner had had a BO problem so aired the room then left. I returned about 11.15pm, changed into in my pyjamas and then noticed my feet were really wet from water in the carpet, the... More

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Leominster, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We wanted a hotel close to the V & A as was attending a couple of exhibitions at the weekend. We booked this hotel. Our room was on the top floor, 6 flights of stairs, no lift, at the rear. We faced out onto a wall, and could just see the sky craning our necks. Two small opening windows, the... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

The hotel is very tired looking. It's a rabbit warren of corridors and stairs. We had 6 flights to climb to our room, no lift. The bedroom was a reasonable size, the bathroom small. Our shower screen was held together by gaffa tape, and control knob and cover plate were missing from the shower. There was an extractor outlet just... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Stayed here this week for one night. The room had all that was needed the bed was comfy and the room spacious for a london hotel. It is a bit tired the shower had only one heat setting but was fine. The breakfast is boiled egg and toast delivered to your door. For the price i think we got what... More

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Ostfildern, Germany
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We stayed for two days here and we left happy to be leaving. Plus point is just the location which is very good two mn away from S kensington underground. The hotel is in an old house, nothing new there just it looks nobody really cares to take care of it.. probably hasnt been touched in 30 yrs. -Bed was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014 via mobile

I stayed at this South Kensington hotel on business during the week 7-11 April. My top-floor, front-facing single room was compact but comfortable and quiet, with a small but perfectly adequate bathroom. Everything was clean, in good condition and worked. Breakfast was delivered on time and left on a tray outside the room door: eggs and toast were hot, and... More

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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*
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