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Chelsea Guest House

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   372 Wandsworth Road, London SW8 4TE, England (Waterloo / South Bank / Southwark)
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Staff were 10/10 located on very busy road so noisy, but buses past the door & overground just down the road but be warned get the correct pass as rivallry between rail services is absurd, bought a ticket for London stations but could not get past the barrier at Waterloo. Brilliant restaurant 10 mins walk, the Bobbin. Lebanese take away... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The room was small and stuffy as there was no ventilation and I was too scared to leave my window open because the area seemed a bit dodgy. But I was pleased with my stay as it was clean, tidy, and not too far from the city. I only stayed for one night whilst backpacking so it served me well.

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Toronto, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

1) the rooms are super small and we barely have room to out our luggage anywhere. There are big pieces of furniture in the room which makes it that much smaller. You can brush your teeth in the sink and wash your hands in the shower all while sitting on the toilet -- thats how small the washroom is. I... More

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Northumberland
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26 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room was tired and dated....scared to open windows as the the frames were rotten. I know it is London but this place needs the hotel inspector. If this had been a weekend away with my girlfriend rather then business I would have walked away. Best thing is that it was only one night and plenty of places to go down... More

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Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked into this guest house for one night to go to a concert in nearby Clapham Common. The room was very small with barely any room to move around the bed. The bathroom was claustrophobic and difficult to move around in. There were only two pillows on the double bed and the room as a whole looked very tired... More

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Chelsea Guest H... L, Manager at Chelsea Guest House, responded to this review

Dear GemmaF, Thank you for writing a review about our guest house. I am saddened to read that you did not enjoy your stay with us, as we believe we offer comfortable, clean, affordable and friendly accommodation. Our team are always on hand 24 hours a day to help with any concerns guests have with their room, and they are... More

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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The guest house was about 15 minutes walk from the tube station down quiet residential streets. It was located on a main road next to McDonalds but the only noise I heard were planes. The reception allowed us to check in a bit early as our room was ready which was useful. Our room was small but adequate. It was... More

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Chelsea Guest H... L, Manager at Chelsea Guest House, responded to this review

Dear HertfordshireMaryT, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about our guest house. We are always pleased to see that our guests have enjoyed their stay with us. As you mention, we are a short 15 minute walk away from Clapham North tube station, however because of our excellent location, guests are also able to reach us... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

The staff were the plus point and I guess I would use it again if I was down that way. We selected it as we were doing the London to Brighton bike ride. It is a gr8 location for this. Rooms are warm in the summer and so the windows have to be open which means city noise through the... More

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Chelsea Guest H... L, Reception at Chelsea Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Andy7979us, Thanks you so much for your review. All the team thank you for your lovely comments about our hard work. We are always proud of our job when our customers leave the Guest House happy and willing to come back in the future. We are on track to refurbish more of our rooms, and we do hope we... More

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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284 reviews 284 reviews
19 hotel reviews
252 helpful votes 252 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I stayed at this Guest House for 4 nights in April 2014 and paid about US $285.00. The front desk personnel were all very friendly and helpful to me, particularly when I asked questions about buses and London Tube (my first 4 days in London). Bus Services - five minutes away from the Guest House is the stop for Bus... More

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Chelsea Guest H... L, Customer Service at Chelsea Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Lolago1, Thank you so much for sharing your opinion with us. It was lovely to talk with you while you were at the Chelsea Guest House. Our reception team is not just fully trained to provide all the information our guests need to enjoy this beautiful capital, but it is also very happy to do it! This is our... More

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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I stayed here with several friends for two nights while we enjoyed a weekend in London. The rooms are spread across two Georgian buildings next door to each other. My first impression was the lack of space in and around the rooms and the pretty straightforward state of them overall - don't expect fancy touches or even tea/coffee facilities for... More

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Chelsea Guest H... L, Customer Service at Chelsea Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Matt C, Thank you so much for taking the time to write on you recent stay at The Chelsea Guest House. We consider ourselves as a good value accommodation, which offers the comforts our guests may need during their stay, located in a well-connected area, with buses and tube going straight to the city centre with a short ride.... More

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Stayed here in March to celebrate my daughter's 16th birthday in London. Budget room booked and so no tea/coffee making facilites which was a bit disappointing however everything else was excellent. Booked in late evening and was greeted by a friendly receptionist. Having mentioned when booking it was my daughter's birthday a lovely surprise was had when she went to... More

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Chelsea Guest H... L, Customer Service at Chelsea Guest House, responded to this review

Dear 67splodge, A big thank from the reception team for your glowing review. At the Chelsea Guest House we love to make feel our guests special, whether they are here for a special occasion, like you and your daughter, or simply to discover the city or on their business trip. We constantly try to keep our guest needs and requests... More

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Address: 372 Wandsworth Road, London SW8 4TE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Waterloo / South Bank / Southwark
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Chelsea Guest House 3*
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Welcome to Chelsea Guest House. Chelsea Guest House is conveniently located close to Central London and closer still to the famous and bustling Clapham where you can enjoy the selection of stylish independent boutiques, bars and restaurants on offer to suit every taste and budget. After your long day's sightseeing, a trip to the theatre, shopping or perhaps a visit to the vibrant night-life on offer in London, come back and relax in our warm and friendly guest house where your comfortable bed and well appointed room awaits. Our staff ensure excellent all round hospitality and service. Chelsea is hotel accommodation near to London's finest theatres of the West End, Brixton Academy for music concerts and shopping of the Kings Road and Kensington High Street.So enjoy the convenient location, special comfort and incredible value of the Chelsea Guest House. Contact us directly for special seasonal packages and offers! We look forward to seeing you soon.... ... more   less 
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