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The Ventures Hotel

2.0 of 5 12-20 Sussex Gardens | Marble Arch, London W2 1UL, England
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I cannot even begin to explain the ordeal that I experience here with my mother and 2 sisters. When we arrived, we handed over £360 in CASH, for our 2 rooms for 2 nights as we were asked to pay up front. We where shown the rooms, and the hotel was damp, smelt of smoke and was dirty and outdated.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The bedroom we had was a little small and parts of it could do with a coat of paint. But the breakfast was good and the location was good for Marylebone and Paddington. The en suite was clean, though the shower head could do with some limescale remover.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So we stayed at the ventures hotel for 5 nights and i must say that me and my friend are truly satisfied. Excellent location! We could go around london easily. With paddington station just a few minutes away made our stay enjoyable. Ok the hotel is basic, but we had everything we needed and it is value for money being... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

I was given my room key by reception and was directed towards the stairs to find my room. My heart sank when I passed a communal bathroom upstairs as I was hoping to have a relaxing bath that evening. I entered my room which was dated, very cramped and had a separate 'wet room'. "At least I didn't have to... More 

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Bashir M, Guest Relations Manager at The Ventures Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for taking time and writing unacceptable reviews for the hotel you stayed in. Firstly I would like to make it clear that common bathroom was not for you, was for communal use. Secondly the room which you have been allocated at first - was absolutely fine & sometimes it may happen that rooms are not cleaned so it can... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

This a very standard no frills place to stay. Small but clean rooms, working bathroom. Its a good home base as it is near many cafés, restaurants and tube stations. Within walking distance to Hyde Park. Great price for basic needs.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

I have stayed for 10 days in this hotel and it was a pleasant stay. Its not a fantastic hotel, but I don't have many things to complain. The price was reasonable and the location was excellent (near several tube stations). My room and bathroom was cleaned everyday and there was free wifi everwhere in the hotel. They serve a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Hotel was well positioned for tube stations. We stayed in the family room it was clean , spacious,comfortable includes a microwave and fridge. No complaints would definitely stop there again as a base. Value for money.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

My husband and I stayed at this hotel from 15-19 September 2014. Their rooms are basic, the double bed seemed smaller than a normal queen size and our room was on the first floor. There is no ceiling fan in the room and no air-conditioning either. We slept with the window open. This hotel does not have a lift so... More 

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Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville, Quebec, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We spent 2 nights at the hotel and in general were okay with the service we got. Staff was courteous. However the room was rather disappointing; the walls had stains from earlier water leaks, stained pictures hung crookedly on the walls, and the toilet had trouble flushing. In terms of the hotel location, it was perfect! It was literally a... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Biggest mistake to stay here. I actually booked it by mistake. I have never seen such a filthy and nasty dwelling. It stinks and there is no sense of hygiene. Just traumatizing. Run as fast as you can.

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Address: 12-20 Sussex Gardens | Marble Arch, London W2 1UL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — The Ventures Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 40
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