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Blue Bells Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   14 Pembridge Square, Notting Hill Gate, London W2 4EH, England (Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate )
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed here a couple of nights back in May. We were given a room meant for 3 people, but we weren't complaining as it had a fridge and lovely little table in front of the window. It almost felt like a suite. Our room overlooked the front of the property which afforded a nice view of the park opposite.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

2 star hotel in Kensington district of London. Tube is a 5 minute walk. Bus transportation all around. Hyde Park within a 10 minute walk. WiFi available in the dinning area, very little coverage in rooms, we found this an inconvince. Room was cold at night, heating system was not turned on yet, we stayed October 7-9. Temperature was 9-14... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was clean and comfortable, the location was outstanding with great bars and restaurants nearby. I stayed for one night for work and it suited that perfectly. Alpesh from the front desk was incredibly helpful, polite and inviting- would recommend highly especially for business.

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Glen Waverley, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed with my family at Blue Bells Hotel in Notting Hill Gate. We found it to be fantastic. The location was excellent (very close to Tube station, Portobello Market and lots of great restaurants). The staff were amazing and could not help us enough. I would recommend Blue Bells Hotel to anyone.

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ginagspot
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Budget friendly, close to Kensington Palace and half hour walk to History Museum. Round the corner from Portabello road market and shops with lots of restaurants and take away places five minute walk. Close to tube station. Clean rooms with towels changed daily. Basic breakfast and coffee on tap all day. Staff very helpful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

The staff are very helpful and welcoming, especially the lady who serves breakfast. Don't listen to negative comments. I would happily recommend. Short walk to tube. The rooms are very clean. No lift so request ground floor if stairs are a problem.

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Nykoping, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Room;spacious (bigger than expected), wanted two twin bed, got one small and one double (nice), worn down hotel but clean, no smell of old smoke ;) lot of small things missing/broke at the room- some fixed by the staff after telling, old spiral beds -comfy but quite worn down in the middle,comfy duvet, flat pillows (two more in the wardrobe)... More

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Cornwall, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We left it to the last minute, so I did not read the rather mixed reviews until after I’d paid (I chose to pay in advance which was not required). My heart sank a bit on reading some quite negative comments. However when we arrived I was very pleased. It is in a large, detached period building with high ceilings,... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

Good location and inexpensive for the area, but let down by a lack of maintenance. Also we booked a double and were given a twin with beds pushed together. Also a bad lack of tea and coffee provided that was not topped up when room was cleaned. They did let us leave our luggage when we checked out so we... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I'm so glad I ignored the bad reviews and booked this place. The location is fantastic , right in the heart of Notting Hill but on a quiet square overlooking one of the famous private gardens there. The service at the reception was friendly and kind. The room quite big (we had a quadruple in the basement), with a fridge... More

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Address: 14 Pembridge Square, Notting Hill Gate, London W2 4EH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate 
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Blue Bells Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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