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Olympic House Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   138-140 Sussex Gardens, London W2 1UB, England (Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate )
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Montreal, Canada
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

When i read the reviews for this hotel i was kind of scared, but in the end never encountered any rudeness from staff. Stayed there for 10 days, only shoed up to sleep, take a shower and have breakfast, and it was good for it. You can't beat the location, it is convenient to get there from the airport, you... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

Pros: Cleanliness Location Cons: Extremely bad behaviour of staff, just like as if you are in grade 5 and your teacher starts cursing you on doing such a bad thing which you haven't even done. Breakfast was just ok. Don't provide iron if they are not in a mood of it. Will charge 10 pounds per day for wifi. Will... More

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Newcastle, Australia
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20 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We stayed as a family. This hotel offered family rooms so we booked it. The receptionist was very good when we arrived. We did not see her after that and everyone else on reception was rude or disinterested. We were in London on the hottest day of the year. The room had air conditioning but you had to pay 5... More

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DeLand, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We spent five nights- 2adults, 2children. Expectedly, the room was on the small side which was okay. Beds fairly comfortable, but would have felt so much cleaner without filthy quilts. Very conveniently located to public transportation- short walk to Paddington Station. Quick breakfast spots closeby(Bagel Factory 2blocks away). Hotel breakfast was awful. On our first night, had a great dinner... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I wish we read the reviews before booking. The customer service is very poor and bordering on being outright rude. Hotel guests are treated as a nuisance. Everything has an extra charge. The breakfast is not that great unless you like burnt toast. I would not go back again.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I wanted more than a budget hotel, so I paid more to stay here. This place has no amenities unless you count a bar of soap, a hand towel, changed every second day, a small lumpy bed in a very noisy room. The staff were unhelpful and messed up my reservation. If all you want is a budget hotel in... More

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Hobart, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

My husband and son stayed at this hotel and it was spotless. The room was a good size for 3 people and the bathroom was also spacious. Fantastic location, close to the train station and underground. Some good pubs nearby and also a great Italian restaurant. Love this area of London. Breakfast was average though and Wi-Fi was expensive. Will... More

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Halifax, Nova Scotia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

My husband and I just got back after a 5 night stay at Olympic House Hotel and I have to agree with a lot of the previous reviews. The location is great half way between Paddington and Lancaster Gate stations (both very easy walking distance), the room was a good size (for London) and the entire hotel is immaculately clean,... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

My brother and I selected this hotel because of its convenient location, and this was great. It is a 3 minute walk from Paddington Station, where the express train to and from Heathrow runs. It is on a quieter street, and our room #401 at the back of the hotel is very quiet. However, the room was tiny for two... More

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Smogen, Sweden
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

This is nice and Clean hotel with very good communications near by. Paddington Train station and Underground no more than a couple of minutes away. Lancaster Gate Underground is also no more than 7 min away. The old lady at the desk is sometimes a bit grumpy but the rest of the staff is very nice. I must recommend a... More

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Address: 138-140 Sussex Gardens, London W2 1UB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate 
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Olympic House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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