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95/97 Portobello Road | Notting Hill, London W11 2QB, England (Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate )
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Portobello Gold
Ranked #134 of 522 London B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just stayed for 2 nights at the Portobello Gold. The room was tiny but with all facilties, clean, adequate breakfast and very cheap considering the location in the heart of fashionable Notting Hill. The staff were friendly and caring and the restaurant food excellent

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location, location, location..Great!! I wouldnt Call this a hotel. It`s a B&B. The room is tiny, and the shower....I have no words. I really struggled to get the Shampo out of my hair. Breakfast, it was very simple, nothing to get up for. Best part was the staff. Some of them was really nice. I`t was an experience for lifetime,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked really last minute and were on the point of accepting a bland anonymous chain hotel when we were pointed towards Portobello Gold by another hotelier who said that it was great value but not exactly trendy! If you want the superficial trimmings of a chain hotel then this is probably not for you; if you want great service... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overall the Portobello Gold is a great Location; In the Roof Apartment some improvements on the sanitary Equipment would really move it to a top place! It is located within the famous Portobello Road market and only 10 min. to Notting Hill Gate tube Station.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thinking I was going for a nice stay in nottinghill I found the room really grotty and unclean. The staff were totally arrogant and disillusioned when I told them the facts about the room. Luckily there were loads of other hotels nearby so only had to endure for one evening.

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Mike B, Owner at Portobello Gold, responded to this review

We have already contacted Trip Advisor about this review. We did not have anyone staying by the name of Chris H around the time the report was written. When we looked further into the matter, we found that a Chris Hancock had been causing trouble in the bar downstairs. We had to throw him out and bar him from further... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We enjoyed a great breakfast, full English and a ham toast, in a nice and cosy atmosphere. Great staff, polite and relaxed. Fun close-to-Clinton story on the presentation of the place. Big + for having Pilsener Urquel!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Yes, the rooms are dinky and low-key. But they're clean, and you feel you are valued and cared for by the friendly, funny and helpful staff. It's a short walk from Notting Gate and the tube, allowing you quick access to Central London with the cozy return to fabulous Notting Hill. Thank you for the fantastic service and laughs, Portobello... More

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Liscannor, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We stumbled across this gem of a bar whilst traipsing about Portobello Road Market. I was ravenous and this was just what was needed. No frills menu, fantastic food, great beer and wine selection and funky music, what more could you want in a swanky part of Londontown? The waitress was a tad rude, maybe she was having a hard... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Good food, beer and staff! The bedroom is small but you have everything that you need. Very close to shop, tube and bus stop. Obviousily you are also inside the Portobello Market so every Saturday you find it outside the hotel!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I had a great experience at the Portobello Gold. I found it on TripAdvisor after reading the reviews and thought it was a good fit for me. Is it for you? Here are the essentials to know: - The location is one of the best, a few blocks from the Notting Hill Gate tube station, on a street that has... More

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Address: 95/97 Portobello Road | Notting Hill, London W11 2QB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate 
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Portobello Gold London, England
Portobello Gold Hotel London

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