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Albion House Hotel

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29 Argyle Square | King's Cross, London WC1H8AL , England
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Albion House is in a great location, about 2 minute walk from Kings Cross station. The staff were nice, polite and extremely helpful. Beds were very comfortable, clean and the neighborhood felt safe and plenty of places to eat or shop near by. Internet only worked on the first floor or just outside the hotel and there are no elevators,... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

And that's all you could ever use this hotel for. Having booked into the Albion we were actually given a room in one of the partner hotels the Excelsior so the Albion may be very pleasant but I couldn't tell you. I have stayed in some 'not great' quality hotels all over the world. But I've never had to pay... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you book at Albion House you take potluck on where you actually end up staying. The reception is at The Melville and you could end up in either one of three properties in the square. We ended up in The Excelsior, which on first impression, looked quite nice, the room (22) ended up being no more than cupboard sized... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Rooms were tiny and didn't look anything like the photos. No elevator, no breakfast, wifi didn't work half the time, water in the shower was too hot to stand in, no airconditioning. And worst of all, I left covered in bedbug bites!! Terribly overpriced. Not recommended!!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Although the location was convenient to King's Cross Station, the rooms were poor value for money. Remains of other people were left in the shower which needed a jolly good scrubbing and so small it was difficult to move in----the sink and vanity posed the same difficulty. The room was extremely small--little storage and with no lift, be prepared to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

The hotel is right next to kings cross station which was perfect, it was very clean and perfectly cosy for two of us.. The staff on reception was very friendly and showed us to our room. I would defiantly like to use this hotel again next time I'm in London

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Close to St Pancras/Kings Cross, Argyle Square quite attractive. Rooms very small but clean. But management needs to check rooms daily, in our room safe didn't work, TV lost the satellite picture after 20/30 minutes, light over mirror didn't work, no plug in wash basin. I don't suppose it is part of a cleaner's job to check these things daily... More 

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Ripon, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

stayed at Albion house for 2 night, mid week. Albion house is located a 5 minute walk away from Kings cross so that was perfect. you have to check in at another hotel, I think personally that it could of been better sign posted because we where walking around for abit trying to find it. The room was small but... More 

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Mr Patrick P, Manager at Albion House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your review and I was pleased to hear you enjoyed your overall stay with us. Thank you for your positive feedback about our location and cheap price which is very much appreciated. I have taken on board your additional comments about sign to our reception and just let you know that we are currently working... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

This hotel has many positive points. It was very good value for money and the central location was very convenient. The hotel stood out as being quite stylish and modern, though perhaps not to everyone's taste. The rooms were very clean and although it was small, that is to be expected in central London budget hotels. The negative points were... More 

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Mr Patrick P, Manager at Albion House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Steve, Thank you for a positive feedback and review. Positives: - Great central location – the main advantage of our hotel - Stylish and modern rooms – we are constantly doing the refurbishments of our rooms to keep them lovely and specious - Clean rooms Negatives: - I have taken on board your comments and I will certainly be... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

I stayed at Albion House on a business trip for a couple of nights from 27th April. Service and cleanliness were first class. Check in was efficient and I was very quickly in my room. I had read the reviews about the size of rooms so had upgraded to superior double. This is still a very small room and is... More 

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Mr Patrick P, Manager at Albion House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Dave, Thank you for an excellent review of our hotel and a good compliment about the helpful staff cleanness of our rooms and the location. You are absolutely right that we have comfortable beds and reasonable price. We understand that the room is not huge but we try to keep our prices very competitive taking into account the location... More 

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