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easyHotel London South Kensington

14 Lexham Gardens | Kensington, London W8 5JE, England
easyHotel London South Kensington
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is a nightmare. Traveled as a couple w my gf. easyHotel was recommended by my good friend. We walked in breezily to the hotel. The reception was looking no better than a small company office. Later at night the NIGHTMARE started... Bottom line: Don't even consider easyHotel Kensington. Explanation: first, the WiFi, which you actually pay for, got... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So there are budget hotels and then there is a box. For London the price was good, the room was clean and so was the bedding, the lady at reception was lovely and nothing bad can be said. Except that the room was soooooo small it was ridiculous and surely was a fire risk. Put a window in and add... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

great hotel again , I love the price the convenience , yes the rooms are small but you know what u get. the shower was great nice and powerful and hot . the location is super only mind walk from tube station .

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Oddly enough I flew Easyjet back form Moscow to London and it was what I expected from the Easy company. Nothing more, but probably more importantly, nothing less. The flight was delayed and after some adventures getting back from Gatwick I ended up at the Easyhotel in Kensington at daft o'clock. I just crashed out. Now frankly this is what... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

I have stayed in easy hotels before and seems like I was given the smallest room in the place. I had to keep moving my suitcase onto the bed just to move from bed to toilet. I could hear the other rooms, and people in the corridor. I was up on the 4th floor in the attic, with no lift,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

This place is fantastic, as long as you know what the "easy" brand is all about, low budgets with no thrills. The rooms as advertised are small, really small, they are meant for single or couple occupancy traveling with light luggage (e.g. backpacks, cabin sized bags), and literally just for sleeping. The walls are thin, so hearing people in the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Paid £35 to stay for one night and have to say what an absolute bargain it was! For this price you would struggle to get a private room in a hostel. Room was basic and small but not sure what some people expect for the price! All very clean and bed was extremely comfortable! Staff were very friendly. This is... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

If the only thing you need from your hotel is a clean room to sleep in, then this isn't a bad choice: decent location, clean and with very helpful staff. However, the rooms are absolutely miniscule, with (inevitably, given the budget nature) no tea-making, nowhere to sit, and TV only if you pay extra for it: if you need a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

It is cheap but is ok for a night or two. The room was in the basement and had no window. At least we did not get woken early in the morning by the sun beaming through the curtains! It was very quiet. The bed was comfortable but there was no space on either side so you had to crawl... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

I got the room for £35 for the night for when I was there for a concert and to be honest it did the trick. Yes the room is small and the shower isn't the biggest in the world but to be honest with you if your there just for one night then its ok. You have to pay extra... More 

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