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Arran House Hotel

77 - 79 Gower Street | Central London, England, London WC1E 6HJ, England
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Booked a 1-night stay based purely on the location but it was more expensive than similar nearby hotels and really not a very nice place to stay due to dated decor and bizarre layout (wardrobe-style ensuite). Wouldn't re-visit and wouldn't recommend it either...

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed in that hotel for 1 night. I was just passing by London. Never again ! A lot of dust, bugs i even found dead mouse. You call that hotel ?! Its nothing else but refuge place. Breakfast without a taste. Customer service ? Null ! Ppl barely can speak english. And just laughing between each other im guessing... More 

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ideal location close to shops and attractions. Hotel is mid terrace, Victorian, retaining many period features. Some rooms are cheaper with shared facilities. Some wear & tear, but nothing off putting and it was found clean with good linen. Manager at reception was very helpful and welcoming. Place was lovely and warm. Had expected a breakfast of a couple of... More 

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I stayed in this hotel and while being far from luxurious, or even satisfactory, you don't expect much for your money in London. That being said, I didn't expect this either. The bedroom we booked had considerable traffic noise throughout the night, and no matter how hard we pulled on the window, there was a consistent draft.... More 

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Leuven, Belgium
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They are not friendly or helpful at al! We couldn't make it there because of a strike, warned them 2 days in advance, never got any reply and they hired our room again and we had to pay as well. As these circumstances were totally out of our control, they could at least have made a reply. So if something... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

We stayed there for 4 nights,the hotel was cozy, the staff was very nice, breakfast was very rich and good, and the location was amazing! The only problem was the narrow room and the sherd bathroom, but the price was good giving what we got...

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Volissos, Greece
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19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015

Being myself a small hotel owner in Greece I never imagined that there are people in the hotel industry like you! I made a reservation in your "establishment" through booking.com which was non-refundable only to find out that i would have to share a bathroom (yes, in the 21st century). I immediately proceeded to cancel by booking (by sending you... More 

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Drammen, Norway
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17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

As many British 3-star hotels, this also comes with a lot of steep steps to drag your luggage up and down, as well as small, tiny rooms. At least ours was. I had to walk sideways past my bed. It was also very hot so I had trouble sleeping. There was no air condition in the room, only a small... More 

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1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

We were there for the World Rugby Championship last weekend and NOW WE HAVE BEDBUGS in our home!! is just revolting, We went with another couple and they got bedbugs too. if you dont want to pay 200 euros for a pest specialist I recomend you not to stay here. We are really angry. We also had to shower with... More 

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

We stayed here for 4 nights. Our room was at the top, there are no lifts, and after climbing 6 flights of stairs with suitcases we too exhausted to notice much about the room! After a few minutes of cpr we thankfully recovered! The bathroom is very small, you would have problems if you were overweight, the bed was very... More 

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