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Hotel Olympia

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   49 Earl's Court Square, London SW5 9BY, England (Earls Court)
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have never written a review on Trip Advisor but I felt compelled to give Hotel Olympia a review after reading some of the other outrageous comments here. Either this hotel borders some trans-dimensional rift where the side we stayed in is located here on earth and the other is in the garbage dump of a planet ruled by mutant... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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61 reviews 61 reviews
12 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here as the reviews on Booking.com were OK and it was in my price range, but it was worse than expected. The room was as big as a closet, the bathroom door couldn't open properly because the room was so small. The reception team could not speak much English and seemed to be stand ins that could not offer... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Seeing that the horel was closer to where we intended to go but the hotel itself was in a miserable condition. - dirty carpet - unstable bed - worst of all it had mice roaming around in the night A no go for anyone even at a cheap price.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room was damp and smelled musty, the mattresses were so lumpy and mine had springs actually sticking out that we had to sleep on top of the duvet with coats over us to even get a couple of hours sleep and that was only because we used our coats as blankets! The carpets hadn't seen a hoover in years... More 

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
10 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Went for one night. Staff were friendly. When we arrived they had not been told we were coming but later on found that we had booked it. The hotel is very very hot inside. The stairs are wonkey. This also caused all the doors to slam because they were leaning in so in middle of the night kept having doors... More 

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Stayed at The Olympia four nights, provided good hearty buffet breakfast, close to train and buses, very surprised with the cool atmosphere Kensington offered. The Olympia hotel is in a good spot however if you need space step outside as the rooms are small. Staff were very helpful and gave me free wifi for room!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We stayed here for one night ,one night would be all you could manage, the location is good right next to earls court tube, yes it is budget, but i have stayed in many budget hotels nothing this bad. our quadruple room has serious damp problems stunk and the carpet was soaking near the bed !yuk!!! .One of the mattress... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Stayed here with 3 of my friends, we were in Kensington for a competition. This hotel should be closed down; I mean to say it is disgusting. I cannot understand how my extensive research on the property was so deceiving. The place should be condemned, everything falling apart. No local staff or hospitality, no wireless available, all the requests for... More 

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Address: 49 Earl's Court Square, London SW5 9BY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Earls Court
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Olympia 2*
Number of rooms: 30
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