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Staunton Hotel

13-15 Gower Street, London WC1E 6HE, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Romsey, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We needed somewhere to overnight with our adult daughter that was close to RADA. This was perfectly located and they had a room for 3 at a reasonable price. The chap on reception could have been a bit more welcoming when we checked in, but we were soon given our room keys and directed to the third floor. Yes the... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Staunton, as my spouse was attending a conference across the road at the Univeristy of London. The hotel was clean and neat, although it needed a bit of TLC to deal with the realities of having lots of usage by guests. The room was clean and neat, if not overly large. Opening the window was a... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed in many small hotels in Italy and Ireland and this was not at all what I expected and I think most American travelers would be disappointed. A vertical B&B, with small rooms off a narrow spiral staircase, our room was 3 flights up in the attic which was a little frightening as the only way out in... More 

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

When in London for a short break what things do you most want? A great location, a comfortable bed, a good breakfast to set you up for the day, a clean room with everything you need and a friendly welcome. The Staunton has all of these. I am just home having spent two nights there and am so delighted to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015 via mobile

Ideal for visiting the west end. Staff was very friendly. Breakfast was great. Only negative is that if you stay in a room on the front of the hotel don't expect to get much sleep, as the traffic never stops.

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Derbyshire
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

This was our first time at this hotel and it proved to be a very pleasant experience. Our triple room was a generous size, clean and presentable, but just a couple of issues - at least two of the electrical sockets did not work and the bathroom ceiling above the shower needed attention as the paint was flaking off. We... More 

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Kingston upon Hull, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Okay, I'll start with the few minor issues with this hotel... There is no lift, so you need to make sure you request a ground floor room if you struggle with stairs. The breakfast room is fairly small, when the hotel is fully booked, I can imagine there are issues there. That is literally it. The breakfast was beautiful, the... More 

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We stayed in this Bloomsbury hotel for a birthday weekend. We'll use it again if we are in the capital. This is more or less opposite the British Museum and within a 10 to 15 minute stroll of the West End theatres. Oxford Street is close by. The position is handy for everything - we walked from Waterloo station as... More 

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Derby
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Having stayed on Gower Street previously and been unimpressed by other establishments I decided to book the Staunton due to the good reviews I have read. Upon arrival everything looked quite impressive, the receptionist was very friendly and helpful when we checked in. Our room was on the first floor and very spacious as I had booked a quad room... More 

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

My wife and I stayed here for one night for our anniversary over Christmas. The room was fine and the full breakfast was very nice. You can help yourself to cereals and juices also. The breakfast room is not massive, so you may have to wait if you arrive later. We watched a show at the Phoenix theatre, which was... More 

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