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Holborn Guesthouse

36 Great James St, London WC1N 3HB, England (Camden / Primrose Hill)
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Ranked #412 of 522 London B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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English first
Norwich, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

The price and location where ideal so I went ahead and booked this guesthouse. There is no reception so I had arranged in advance with one of the managers to meet him there so we could just leave our luggage and come back later to check in. We were left waiting for nearly an hour before someone turned up. When... More

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Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

We booked a room for two for a weekend at this place through Agoda.com. Despite having read another dreadful review on Tripadvisor, I gave this guesthouse a chance. Having carried our bag in the rain to the front door of this lovely guesthouse, there was no one to answer the door. After calling the manager, he informed us that we... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

We are not usually ones to complain may i first of all say. However after 24hours+ of flying we arrived first in London exhausted and needing rest! The email said ring when you arrive which we did, we spoke to a man who said he would send his colleague and to return in an hour. We killed some time and... More

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

I had the misfortune to stay here recently when my grandson was in Great Ormond Street Hospital. I was kept waiting for about 10 minutes before the guy turned up with the key. I had a good chance to look at the outside whilst waiting and cannot say I was over the moon with the shabby appearances of the windows... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

We enjoyed a lovely break at this beautiful old english guesthouse. We have a magnificent wood panelled room! Considering the room was only £59 pounds I was gob snacked at the quality and value for money !!! Although sharing a bathroom is never glamorous they were always clean and very modern! Excellent quality bedding! The gentleman who meet us made... More

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Hasselt
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

Staying in this little gem in London really made this trip special! A little guest house perfect located to visit London. Not the big fuss of a hotel, but the homely feeling of living in London. I found this little guest house on London30.com. Thanks for making my trip amazing.

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Address: 36 Great James St, London WC1N 3HB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Camden / Primrose Hill , Covent Garden
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Ranked #412 of 522 B&Bs / Inns in London
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