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Cardiff Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5-9 Norfolk Square | Hyde Park, London W2 1RU, England (Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate )
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Gold Coast, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

First impressions cute, then had to manoeuvre through piled timber in the stairwell and luggage piled everywhere, with our suitcases up to 1st floor (thank goodness only 1 floor). Room clean but blanket on bed and spare not so clean looking. Shower so small you wouldn't want to drop the soap. In all good location but over priced .

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My husband and I stayed at the Hotel Cardiff when we first arrived in London. We arrived late at night and were pleasantly surprised at its close vicinity to Paddington Station. Virtually one block away and we were there at our destination. Beautiful breakfast included each morning in a lovely setting downstairs. We couldn't have been happier with the accommodation... More

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Nokia, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent four nights at Hotel Cardiff with my two kids aged 12 and 17. The hotel is situated ideally in a peaceful, beautiful area, the nearest Tube station just around the corner. The centre of London can be reached in no time. Around the hotel we found nice restaurants with good food, small shops where we could buy snacks,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I, a single parent stayed at Hotel Cardiff in Norflok square paddington along with my two kids aged 12, 19 from 15th June till 18th june 14. The hotel is situated ideally a comfortable walking distance ie not more than 100 mtrs from the Paddington tube station. We were really happy with the location and was just perfect since all... More

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Cardiff
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83 reviews 83 reviews
9 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just 3 minutes walk from Paddington yet on a fairly quiet green square, low-cost by London standards although you'd get a bed in one of the best hotels in Cardiff for the same price! Free WiFi and English breakfast (fairly basic) are included - these alone will set you back another £30 elsewhere! Friendly service.

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Fairfax, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our stay here in London utilizing their convenience to Paddington Station, the Tube and many fine places to eat, drink and entertain ourselves. The rooms were small but that's what you can expect in London. The price is right and having free wifi, breakfast and luggage storage made it a very good value.

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Germantown, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a family of 4 (2 adults, 2 teenagers) traveling to London for the first time for a wedding. The Cardiff was a perfect location for us to launch all of our sightseeing excursions. Being right near Paddington Station, we were able to take the Heathrow Express train round trip from the airport easily and cheaply. Also Paddington Station... More

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great value accommodation in very handy location. Clean, spacious and with a friendly staff. The only “but” is the absence of lifts. I haven’t tried the breakfast, but it looked alright. I highly recommend if you are a tourist.

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Milwaukee WI
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here June 2014 for 4 nights. Conveniently located just 2 short blocks from Paddington Station, right off a medium busy street. The hotel seems to be two or three former independent buildings combined to form the hotel. The front desk people were welcoming and helpful and they managed to get me into a room early since my flight the... More

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Bristol, UK
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17 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chose this hotel on its location as well as cost. Location cannot be faulted; within spitting distance of Paddington Station on a quiet square with a large public garden. Plenty of restaurants nearby and a bus stop for the 23 bus that runs along Oxford Street/Regent Street to Trafalgar Square. I was in a single room, large in relation to... More

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Address: 5-9 Norfolk Square | Hyde Park, London W2 1RU, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate 
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Cardiff Hotel 3*
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