We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 1,073 London hotels

Princes Square Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   23-25 Princes Square, Bayswater | Off Ilchester Gardens, London W2 4NJ , England (Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate )
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Princes Square Hotel to your Saves list
Princes Square Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 11 more sites!
64%
Ranked #564 of 1,073 hotels in London
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
jpjFredrikstad Fredrikstad, Norway
  • Overview
  • Reviews (299)
  • Photos (117)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (32)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

299 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    31
    142
    77
    29
    20
See reviews for
61
89
27
34
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (32)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Fredrikstad, Norway
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
32 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a typical Georgian town house hotel in a quiet street. We spent 3 nights there and we liked it. Our room was tiny (as many London hotel rooms are) but it was clean and looked recently renovated (I liked the decor) There is no A/C and I missed it, but a fan did it's job. The beds were... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Austin
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking distance to Underground transit and Hyde Park. Many tourist trinket shops nearby as well as restaurants, even a Starbucks! It's tucked away off the busy streets, so not a lot of street noise. But the rooms are SMALL! I reserved a twin room to share with my Dad, but we opted for an extra room as the beds were... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bellingham, Washington
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice location, near 2 underground stations, easy walk to Kensington Gardens, Notting Hill etc. Friendly staff. Room could be cleaner, gnarly stain on the bedspread when we walked in, and shocking mold in the toilet tank. If you're hoping to sleep while you're there, make sure you get a room away from the elevator. Not only will you hear... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Prague
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to London to do some fashion shopping. I like Bayswater area due to comfortable acces to the public transport and big parks nearby. It is lively part of London, full of small restaurants. Unfortunately "my" UMI hotel was closed so I choose Princess Square nearby. My room was small, but functional, the shower was maybe bigger than the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
greece
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We 've spent 2 night in Princes Square in November and I am very happy that we didn't have to spend anymore! The receptionist is welcoming and smiling, but that is probably the only good thing about this place. We've not tried breakfast as the outrageous price we had to pay for what we got didn't include it, as it... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tel Aviv, Israel
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel offers very basic service, but the staff are very hospitable and helpful. We took a double room and usually beds come in king size and queen size. Here the bed is princess undersized. There is no air conditioner, so you should know that a fan is the maximum you'll get. The days were quite hot in London, so... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
7 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This is a good hotel and you get what you pay for. If you are looking for something that is relatively cheap (for London) and with excellent connections to the underground and bus then stay here. It is situated in bayswater so lots of restaurants to choose from and some good shopping.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Speechless so will bullet point: * Room SO small could barely turn around. * Invisible step in bathroom floor which nearly injured me several times - in the end I put a rolled up towel there to remind me. * NOISEY room right by the lift which was going till gone 2am. Room opposite had foreign language shouters in it,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sarasota, Florida
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
15 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

The Princes Square hotel is located on the North West outskirt of Kensington gardens. The neighborhood is very quiet. We stayed in early July and slept easily with the windows open. (room 307) Queensway and Baywater tube stations are easily reached in under 5 minutes, so traveling around London was easily achieved. The Baywater area has plenty of shops, stores... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Calgary, Canada
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

Needed a family room that sleeps four, ended up downstairs in a room below the front entrance and stairs. Very noisy with people walking and banging all night, staff not very helpful. Room was basic, beds OK. Bathroom basic with slanted roof over shower area so basically a bath. If you are looking for a quite night sleep avoid this... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Princes Square Hotel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Princes Square Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Princes Square Hotel

Address: 23-25 Princes Square, Bayswater | Off Ilchester Gardens, London W2 4NJ , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate  , Mayfair / St James's / Piccadilly / Green Park 
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Princes Square Hotel 4*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Agoda, Orbitz, Priceline, Tingo, HostelWorld, LondonMarketing.com, TripOnline SA, Hotel.de, BookingOdigeoWL, Venere and Otel so you can book your Princes Square Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Princes Square London
Hotel Princes Square
Princes Square Hotel London, England

117 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (97)
Viewed
View from room (7)
Viewed
Room/suite (28)
Viewed
Bathroom (26)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (11)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Other (20)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (21)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
Other (17)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in
any neighborhood
in London with
any amenities

Amenities

Airport Transportation
Hotel Style
#322 Luxury Hotel in London
Hotel Class
Number of rooms
50

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Princes Square Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer