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Excelsior Hotel London

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41 &42 Argyle Square, London WC1H 8AP, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I stayed here for 1 night before having to travel outside of London on a business trip. The hotel is in a great location and just a couple of minutes from Kings Cross Station. When I arrived the receptionist checked me in and then carried my suitcase to my room (which was a god sent since it was very heavy!)... More 

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Burnaby, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed here while touring around London. We loved the location - just a few minutes walk from Kings Cross / St. Pancras station - ideal for visiting all the tourist attractions with ease. The room was small, as expected in London, but it was neat to think that this building has been here since the 1700s!... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's thoroughly unspectacular. A block full of residential houses converted to about twenty ~30 room hotels differing only in the sign on the wall. Wi-Fi does not work and the shower is an engineering feat of untold proportions. Few complaints if you are mostly going to be out from dawn until dusk, though.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Stayed here with friends in a quadruple room for 1 night. Absolutely fine, clean, tidy and well looked after. Check in was at the hotel next door but this was easy and quick. Rooms a little bit on the small side but we were on a night out so we only used it to get a shower and a bit... More 

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Mr Patrick P, General Manager at Excelsior Hotel London, responded to this review

Dear Simon, Thank you for an excellent review of our hotel and a good compliment about the cleanness of our rooms and the reasonable price. This gives us all great encouragement for the future and we endeavour to continue to do our best for you at all times. We do also appreciate your recommendation of our hotel to your friends.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

We booked an apartment with 4 separate bed, they gave us a 4person room with 2 double bed. They told us that apartment had an electricity problem, we asked to have 2 room but it was not possible. There was not heating in the bathroom, there was no telephone in the room. WIFI not always avaiable.

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Mr Patrick P, General Manager at Excelsior Hotel London, responded to this review

Dear Stefania, Thanks for your review and apologies for any inconveniences with the changes of your booking. The change of the booking from the flat to the hotel room was due to an electricity problem in the whole building where the flat was. The city council was dealing with this issue and unfortunately there was nothing we could do but... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Tiny rooms, with a bed. Had both the double with a bathroom and one without. The one with bathroom was a bit bigger, but the rooms are only ment for sleeping. So if your into beeing out all the time this is an ok place to stay.

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Mr Patrick P, General Manager at Excelsior Hotel London, responded to this review

Dear Kim, Thank you for your feedback. We totally agree that our hotel is a budget hotel, that’s why we have very reasonable prices taking into account our excellent location with a couple of minutes’ walk to the Kings Cross tube station. We clearly understand that some of our rooms can be tiny but all the sizes are clearly displayed... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

My partner and I have stayed at The Excelsior Hotel on a number of occasions. That itself, says a lot, as we would never have returned had we found a single problem with the accommodation. THE ROOMS During our visits to London we always stay at the Excelsior Hotel and we have stayed in three different rooms now. The first... More 

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Mr Patrick P, General Manager at Excelsior Hotel London, responded to this review

Dear Emma, Thank you for such a brilliant review of our hotel! We are so encouraged and happy to know that our guests always back and don’t find any single problem with our accommodation. Both of you look amazing at the picture Very nice words about the decoration of our rooms, big rooms and reasonable prices. We appreciate your description... More 

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56 reviews 56 reviews
14 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Stayed here just for 1 night and it was clean and tidy. Very basic rooms. Was good just for what I needed and great price. Right near kings cross and underground. Was very quite.we arrived at 11 and our room was ready straight away. Did have to share a bathroom but was not a issue. Perfect to stay if your... More 

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Mr Patrick P, General Manager at Excelsior Hotel London, responded to this review

Dear Donna, We are always happy to see such young guests at our hotel. Our basic rooms for such a cheap price are perfect for your needs. Thanks for your positive comments - close to the tube station, quite place and a great price! It is important for us that you are happy and we will continue to work hard... More 

Great Wyrley, United Kingdom
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90 reviews 90 reviews
18 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

My partner and I stopped here overnight for a gig in Camden. It's perfectly situated for Euston and Kings Cross stations, being only a few minutes from each. It has been very well refurbished and our room, a double superior one (it's well worth the upgrade for the extra few pounds) was lovely and spacious. We had a couple of... More 

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Mr Patrick P, General Manager at Excelsior Hotel London, responded to this review

Dear Graham, Thank you for a positive feedback and review. Positives: - Great central location – the main advantage of our hotel - Refurbished rooms – we are constantly doing the refurbishments of our rooms to keep them lovely and specious - Nice staff – it is vital for us to provide an excellent service to our customers - Comfy... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

I have stayed in Excelsior for 3 nights. Though the room is small, especially the bathroom, it is clean and neat. The location is excellent with 5 minutes walk from the King's Cross Station. It is convenient tto travel around London and even to the airport. The staff is nice and really helpful. They offered assistance readily. The suitcase of... More 

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Mr Patrick P, General Manager at Excelsior Hotel London, responded to this review

Dear Maria, We are pleased to know that you are happy with your recent stay at our hotel. It is very true that our rooms are clean and neat and the location of the hotel is very central and right next to the King’s Cross station. We are always making sure that our customers are happy with the service and... More 

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