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The Ventures Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   12-14 Sussex Gardens | Marble Arch, London W2 1UL, England (Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate )
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Rating summary
  • 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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Makarska, Croatia
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6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Room was smelly and not clean. Blankets was smelly like you sleep whit all people who was sleep before you in this hotel. Heating does not working and they give you just one smelly blanket. We payed for room with private bathroom but they give us room with share bathroom without refund, because like receptionist say, there come big group... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend booked three nights here as everything else was fully booked. We saw the reviews and we're not expecting a lot. To our surprise, we had an excellent visit! The rooms have everything you need, and comfy beds. The staff were so friendly to us especially the lovely ladies serving breakfast which was also amazing! I could... More

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Truro, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

Booked this through last minute hotels (will never use that service again) £124.50 for one night in a hotel that I would feel ripped off paying £30 per night. Staff were friendly, but room was in need of desperate decoration, no plug in the wash basin, water took ten minutes to run hot, shower did not drain properly, one towel... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013 via mobile

We've been in that so called hotel for four nights. Our room was on the third floor and it was freezing cold. Windows couldn't be closed properly, just thin blankets and a cold heating. Staff said, maybe they turn the heating on for a few hours after 10pm. but nothing happend. We demanded more blankets but got only one (for... More

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London
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

Very good for a couple nights stay. Good staff and service. Access to tube nearby and placez to eat. Was a good prioce range, paid around £70 which is reasonabe in a city like london However, there was no toilet shower divide.

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london
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

stayed at this hotel for one night and it was the most horrible place ever!! the room was dirty, the furniture was old and broken down, the bathroom was a disgrace, and the door to the bathroom could not even be closed shut without waking the whole hotel up. staff were unfriendly. the breakfast was included but given the state... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

Staff, unfriendly, unhelpful and at times rude. The room, stained and with walls so thin we could hear our neighbours complain 3 doors down. You have to pay up front and there is no cooked breakfast on a Sunday. On the plus side it's in a decent location.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012

Pleasant hotel, close to the main street. The breakfast was very good, the staff was very friendly and helpful. However. the beds were hard like rocks, and the traffic sounds. The room was porly isolated.

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

I arrived here at 1330hrs and stood in a dingy lobby waiting for the staff to come in from outside the door where they were having a smoke. I took the key and walked the five flights of stairs to the room. On the way up there were doors open to bathrooms on several levels, given the condition of them... More

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New York City, New York
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

i stayed with my family i found the hotel to be in the good location and the service also met the hotel i would recommend it to any friends or family to go in the room number 206 on the ground floor near the reception.

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Additional Information about The Ventures Hotel

Also Known As:
Ventures Hotel London
The Ventures Hotel London, England
Address: 12-14 Sussex Gardens | Marble Arch, London W2 1UL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate 
Amenities:
Free Breakfast
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Ranked #995 of 1,071 hotels in London
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Ventures Hotel 3*
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