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Mentone Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   54 - 56 Cartwright Gardens, London WC1 H9EL, England (Camden / Primrose Hill)
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Stockholm, Sweden
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The location is the best thing about this hotel - close to Euston, King's Cross and Russel Square. So, great for transport but also a nice area. The hotel is similar to most London hotels in this price range, no surprises (fitted carpets, small rooms etc). There are no lifts and the stairs (particularly to the top floors) are steep... More

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Newcastle under Lyme
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8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed at the Mentone 3 times now as a single traveller. It is about 5 minutes walk from Euston Station and Russell Square, very well placed, overlooking a small gated park with tennis courts so a very quiet location. Twice I was in a single room, quite small but perfectly clean and warm with en-suite bathroom, TV and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very pleasant stay. The room was a decent size and everthing was clean. Breakfast was and the staff friendly. The ony downside was that the bed wasn't all that comfortable. You could feel some of the springs and there was a bolt on the side of the bed where you could scrape your leg.

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Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
13 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect location close to Russell Square tube and easy walk from Kings Cross / St Pancras (10-15 minutes with luggage). Set in a charming crescent comprising a large selection of other b&b's overlooking gated gardens and tennis courts. Some here have commented on the size and/or layout of the b&b. I think we need to be fair and point out... More

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51 reviews 51 reviews
12 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here a few days ago, this being my second time in a few months. This time the room was a little more tired looking than the previous but on the plus side was much larger. I stayed in room 21 on the ground floor near to the front door and stairs to the kitchen. You could hear the door... More

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Kennesaw, GA
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40 reviews 40 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place, clean. As an American, the quarters were a little smaller than I was used to, but standard for London. Breakfast was good, though the breakfast room can get cramped at peak times. Very gracious housekeeping and cooking staff (loved them!). Certainly not the Ritz, but a nice place that's perfectly cozy.

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a very good hotel for the overnight stay in London we needed. 10 mins max walk from euston station, therefore similar from kings x, the room was clean, good size, and overlooking the crescent garden tennis courts. Easy reach of local pubs, shops and general amenities. Good value, goos breakfast, nice staff. Would definitely stay here again. Thanks.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
25 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

We managed to find this hotel at just 2 days notice after previous plans fell through. We had a quad room on the top floor, which was small but comfortable. The breakfast was decent. A 5 minute walk to Russell Square tube, and close to St. Pancras International. Would recommend.

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Chester, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

For a cheap and cheerful hotel near Euston for for ladies this was perfect. Although it started of a bit shaky because we had been given the wrong room to check it, it was sorted out immediately and everything went upwards from there. Breakfast was lovely with a wide variety of cereals and fruits then your full English and even... More

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Also Known As:
Mentone Hotel London, England
Address: 54 - 56 Cartwright Gardens, London WC1 H9EL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Camden / Primrose Hill , Euston / Kings Cross /St Pancras
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
#234 Business Hotel in London
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Mentone Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Mentone Hotel is a bed and breakfast situated on beautiful Cartwright Gardens in the Bloomsbury area of Central London. The hotel has been owned and managed by the same family since 1972 and has long been a popular choice with tourists and business travelers due to its pleasant surroundings and convenient location. We are just a stone's throw away from The British Museum, University of London, The British Library, Oxford Street, Eurostar, the West End Theatre District, and the neighbouring areas of Soho, Holborn and Covent Garden.The hotel occupies three townhouses on a Georgian crescent and consists of five levels (lower ground floor, ground floor, first floor, second floor and third floor). The townhouses are Grade II listed and the hotel has no lifts (elevators). We are a non-smoking establishment. ... more   less 
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