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Marble Arch - Gloucester Place Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   55 Gloucester Place | Marble Arch, London W1U 8JQ, England (Marylebone)
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Walsall
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61 reviews 61 reviews
24 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for one night on business. The location is very good, and the room was ok. The bed was comfy, but the pillows were old and lumpy. I was here on a hot and muggy July night and the room was very warm, but there was a small portable air con unit. Unfortunately it only had one setting,... More

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Knysna, South Africa
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room for 4 was tiny and there was no space to move. Get in and sit on the bed. Tiny bathroom for 4 people to share. Breakfast was terrible. We cancelled our return booking for 2 weeks later and will not return.

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Cumbria
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for two nights earlier this week (July 8th and 9th) with my wife. Initially a little apprehensive when told we would be in a basement room of the adjoining property but pleasantly surprised when shown into the building. The large entrance hall was well lit and very clean as were the stairs down to the basement and the basement... More

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Crowborough, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We stayed at the Gloucester because we needed to be close to Harley Street and not as a tourist. This is a typical London terraced property within walking distance to Marble Arch and Oxford Circus/Street. Check in was very simple and this hotel owns the property next door which is used in conjunction with the main hotel. Our room (No.25)... More

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Gloucester, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Lovely place, Old fashioned basic hotel - a bit noisy but the central loction made up for it. Friendly and efficient staff - great breakfast and service.... Worth going back to next time I am in London.

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Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I quite enjoyed my overnight stay in this hotel, I was allocated a family room at the front of the building, so it was very spacious, but a bit noisy due to traffic. Overall the decor is a bit old, but reasonably clean and the hotel is in a great location. The continental breakfast was surprisingly good.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Stayed here on a recent business trip to London. This is typical London old style hotel. The room was clean and the breakfast amble. The biggest issue I had was with noise, all night long I would here other guesting coming and going slamming doors. I was also on the very top floor, there is no lift in this hotel.... More

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Mauchline, Scotland
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014 via mobile

This hotel was in a top location in Mayfair close to Selfridges (walking distance). The rooms were very clean, well maintained and spacious. The breakfasts were also more than adequate. The only negative to my stay is I would have suggested the staff could have been friendlier - all in all I would be more than happy to stay here... More

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Geilo, Norway
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

A few years since I stayed here, and I have recommended it to others. Lovely spot. Beautifull flowers outside the entrance. We went up the steep stairs to our room, and my aunt was given a nice room on the first floor. Breakfast and service good. Clean and cosy. Near Hyde Park, a couple of good pubs and Oxford Street,... More

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

The pros: Very handy location to Oxford Street/Baker Street areas. Big, quiet room at the back of the hotel on the second floor- (Room 30). Friendly, helpful staff. We had a continental breakfast included in the price but as we were early for breakfast the kitchen staff kindly made us an omelette to order. Good coffee. The cons: It cost... More

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Address: 55 Gloucester Place | Marble Arch, London W1U 8JQ, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Marylebone
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Hotel Class:3 star — Marble Arch - Gloucester Place Hotel 3*
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The Marble Arch - Gloucester Place Hotel is a Georgian Bed and Breakfast hotel in Central London. English Heritage has Listed the building as it was once occupied by members of the French Royal Family who had fled the French Revolution of 1789. The hotel offers a variety of en-suite rooms with private facilities and Discounted Basic rooms with shared facilities to cater for all budgets. All rooms have free Wireless internet, Portable Air conditioner Units, tea/Coffee & Biscuits. Situated in an ideal location in Marble Arch; close to London’s most famous sites such as Oxford Street, Hyde Park, Piccadilly Circus, London West End Theatres. It is a perfect venue for business and leisure. The hotel is also located next to the main Airport Bus stop and several underground stations serving all of London’s major destinations, and within easy reach of St Pancras Eurostar station. Also just a short walk from Madame Tussauds, Regents & Hyde Park and the shops of Oxford Street. The hotel is a Georgian listed building. There is no lift. However, staff will be happy to carry your luggage to your room on request. Alternatively we can try and book you a room on a lower floor if requested well in advance at the time of booking. Discounted NCP Parking is Available next to the hotel. The hotel offers good value central London accommodation with clean, tidy and cozy rooms in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere with many modern comforts needed to make your stay enjoyable. ... more   less 
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