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Gower Hotel

129 Sussex Gardens, London W2 2RX, England
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Ranked #268 of 525 London B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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47 reviews 47 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to Lindon a number of times (usually twice a year) and stay at the smaller hotels in and around Marble Arch, thus hotel is closer to Paddington though, the room was right in the ground floor, small as you would expect but the room was clean and the bed very comfortable!! Breakfast was included and was excellent... More 

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Halmstad, Sweden
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

This is a small, nice and clean hotel. The rooms were cold when we stayed there in February. Good breakfast. Excellent location, just a few minutes´walk to the underground. Good price. I would definitely consider staying at this hotel again.

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Uchaud, France
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43 reviews 43 reviews
35 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

A small, charming hotel very conveniently located near Paddington Station. The staff were very friendly and amiable, welcoming. The hotel was very clean and they are currently upgrading their rooms. The rooms were comfortable (the bed not too so), a little on the small side, but not too cramped. Wifi is only available in reception. Price was good for what... More 

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El Puerto de Santa Maria, Spain
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

This is in my opinion a first rate hotel offering not only a comfortable bed but a more than adequate breakfast; even a takeaway breakfast if you need an earlier start than 7.00 am. I have stayed at the Gower now for many years and will continue to stay there on my many visits to London in the future Not... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The rooms are dated and in need of refurnishment the beds are shabby and could do with replacing Bathrooms are small The staff could do with abit of customer service training and english training The breakfast room is in the basement which can be a problem if you have a problem walking as their is no lifts Overall if the... More 

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Bratislava Region, Slovakia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The only positive thing is the location in the centre For the rest I can't recommend this hotel. There are BED BUGS in the room - I got bites on my back!!! This is unacceptable! The room was very small and I thought the breakfast was very basic.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Clean room, bathroom was all new and beautifully clean. Breakfast was fine, nothing special but plenty of it if you wanted yogurts and cereal. Bed was comfortable. Tiny room, but all I wanted to do was sleep. I booked very last minute and it was half term week!! Staff very friendly and helpful, Able to leave bags for the day... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

What do you expect for £100 a night in London? Clean room, warm, lumpy bed crushed into one corner one - very small bedroom and shower room. Though breakfast is included I wouldn't bother. The food is actually very nice, except for the fact it's served with white bread or nothing. The problem for me was that it's served in... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Good stay for a few days London. Don't expect too much. Expect clean rooms, bit of a noisy Hotel with a simple breakfast. The price you pay insnt too high either so it is fair. Good place to stay near Hide Park and Oxfort street (walking distance). I would recommend this hotel and would stay here again if I don't... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

You got what you payed for. The hotel was alright, the rooms okay and they were clean and the breakfast was fine. The location isn't ideal if you're looking for shopping but is located really close to paddington station, 2 minutes walking distance. This hotel is a good place to stay at if you're just planning on staying a few... More 

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