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2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   155 Sussex Gardens | Hyde Park, London W2 2RY, England
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Albro House
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Ranked #739 of 1,064 Hotels in London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Poor room.. Parking booked charged at 15.00 but not avaliable. Very disappointed and very distrubed stay. Would have liked to have known renovations were happening dusty atmosphere.. . Food served across the road and requested tto pay cash. Not recommended.

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charleston, sc
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Let me start by saying that the manager does an outstanding job and the breakfasts are great! That's where our love of this place ends. The rooms are much smaller than depicted, access from Paddington station is confusing, stairs are narrow and access very difficult for anyone with the least amount of concerns for mobility. There was barely any room... More 

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Athens, Greece
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

It was one of the worst experiences of my life. My purpose is to make known what they will encounter when staying at this hotel and then everyone will decide for whether it be left or not. Let me start with the positives. People were polite and eager to serve you in that they wanted. Finally positive. To go to... More 

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londonhost_10, Owner at Albro House, responded to this review

Dear Eftalikos, first of all I wish to thank you for taking the time to write your review about your stay in my hotel. I must apologize for not replying to you sooner. First..I am puzzled over the title of your review "below your expectations" You booked in my hotel (at a very reasonable rate) but expected to stay in... More 

Traverse City, MI
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I stayed here for 4 nights. Did not know that there is a surcharge if paying by c/c so I went to a cash point machine and got cash to pay for my room. The hotel is in need of renovation which I was told is beginning this fall. My room was on the top floor and there is no... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

Every year we stay for the fire works and just love it! Staff are amazing! Hotel is in a fab location, yea it's old and needs updating bt that's what I love about it, it has character and a homely feel to it and would stay here over any Hilton or premier in any day!!! It's just fab me and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

OK so we decided to stay here for a few reasons: 1. The price was right. Paid $288 per night. 2. It accommodates 3 adults and 1 child in one room. 3. Very close walk to Paddington tube station. We had read most of the reviews on Albro house prior to booking and thought it was a decent place to... More 

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Everglades City, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Although the cleaning ladies/cooks were lovely and I would never visit them. The owner is too cheap to replace the flooring and you can see through the crappy flooring the mold. The air in the bathroom was so thick we had to hold our breaths when using the bathroom and kept the door shut the rest of the time. It... More 

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londonhost_10, Owner at Albro House, responded to this review

Dear 543lorala, first of all I would like to thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay in my hotel.Frankly I do not know if I should apologize and thank you for bringing to my attention the problem (if there really was one) you had in the bathroom. I know all the rooms in my... More 

Cork, Ireland
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Excellent location close to Paddington station and Hyde park. Great place to use as a base to see London. The manager and his wife work very hard to ensure that the guests are very well cared for. A lovely breakfast to order can be had, though I think the 9am cut off is a bit rough on the night owls.... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We needed a reasonable hotel convenient to Paddington for an early morning train. Sussex Gardens seemed like a quiet, safe street. Our proprietress prepared breakfast 30 min early so we could catch the train. Thanks. Our room was quiet with all the basics. I almost didn't make it up the narrow stairs to the top floor with my bags. A... More 

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Herentals, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

this hotel is situated on Sussex gardens: Close enough for everything but far from the crowd. the manager and his wife were very friendly and helpfull.The breakfast was seved in a downstairs room and was prepared to the wishes of every guest. The most negative point was the situation of our room: 4 flights up a narrow staircase and no... More 

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Address: 155 Sussex Gardens | Hyde Park, London W2 2RY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Albro House 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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