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Hour Glass Hotel

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131 Beaconsfield Road | Walworth, London SE17 2BX, England
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We (four girls, 17 years old) have been to London in June 2015 for three nights. Our bedroom for four people was small but clean, really comfy and very practical because we had our own fridge, water boiler and microwave. The bathroom was clean, too, but unfortunately the douche was too small to shower without getting a lot of water... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The landlord was a very nice guy and funny with it.didnt get to chat with the land lady much ,but she was very pleasant when I did. Yes,the surrounding area is a bit daunting,but was very quite,day and night.we walked 3 miles through the middle of it at around 1am back from a gig in Brixton and didn't feel uneasy... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes this is a budget stay hotel and in the middle of a massive council estate BUT the staff and management are very friendly and accommodating, transport links are right on the door step and local amenities easily accessible. We visited the area to enjoy a concert in Brixton which was a 45 minute walk away from the hotel we... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I booked online, and when I arrived in London, I got into a taxi and headed to my destination- the hour glass. As we were approaching, my taxi driver told me, "ya know, this area if the city is not really very nice....it's kind of a shizhole to be honest." Those were his exact words. When we finally pulled up... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

run by foreigners an located in the middle of a council estate....was only stopping two nights ended up staying over two weeks....woodnt negotiate on price for alonger stay......'famous last words..lets see what the internet says' charging me full amount every time......some good people in the pub below....dean the taxi driver...sound mate.....oh an be carefull of useing your card there as... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 via mobile

Friendly staff. Nice location as it is quite near to the central of London. Bus 343 can bring you to the elephant and castle station where you can go anywhere you want. Besides that, although the room is quite small, it is clean and tidy :)

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Our first night at the hotel could have turned into a disaster. Beware of late arrivals, otherwise you pay an extra charge per hour. The hotel was easily accessible by bus from London bridge station (stop Alsace road). However, when we came in the room, we were astonished by its size!! We booked for 3 persons and there was barely... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

I can recommend this hotel! We where met by very polite staff and a friendly atmosphere :) it's a perfect place for one on a budget. The rooms where clean and cosy, the bathroom was small but practical.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

nice place , room was clean and all seem to be perfect , is the place where i will go back for sure next time and i will not regret it ,people there did everything to make me have a pleasant stay . All i can say in few words is that Hour Glass Hotel will be the first on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Very nice and confibul place Nice staff hew can talk and communicate this is the best place that I found in around in London people look at this place you won't regret I really like the staff respect to manager Sebastian, Natalia, Daniel. very good staff. Hour Glass is value for money

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