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Melrose House

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89 Lennard Road, London SE20 7LY, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tauranga, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

I have stayed at Melrose House on three different occasions and would honestly not consider staying anywhere else when visiting London. I have just finished reading all the reviews from the last three years and it is good to see that most of the people were happy with their stay at Melrose House! There are a few negative comments which... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

I stayed for 7 nights in a double room. It was 60 pounds per night, but it was worth the price. Modern rooms with good bed, chest of drawers, 2 chairs and small table, small TV, water cooker with instant coffee or tea, brand new shower, good toilet with sink. Daily cleaning included! Breakfast was excellent. Apart from what was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015 via mobile

Take National Rail to Penge East station and it's about a 5 minute walk from there. Breakfast is very good, made to order and there is plenty of it. The man who cooks it is wonderful, so is the owner. Coffee, tea, and biscuits (cookies) provided in the room. Garden room 10 was very quiet and peaceful. Only downside was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

The rooms have just been recently been renovated with a neutral colour scheme, the beds are comfortable and a large tv which make a large difference. There is a decent wifi signal throughout the property, the bathroom we had was perfect it had shower with a power and waterfall head. There was aload of street parking around the property and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Stayed here for 2 nights with my husband, daughter and mum. Initial contact with Frances v helpful as we would be arriving late she left the key available and excellent directions to our room. Room was v clean and spacious, however disappointed that only 3 beds were made up. Had no bed linen so just threw a duvet over to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

This is a family-run b&b ,very charming ,very "english"!Beautiful rooms,clean and spacious with complimentary tea and biscuits.Breakfast cooked to order,delicious!!Fast wi-fi,attentive staff. The area is very quiet,not much to do around,there are a few pubs and restaustants but in about 15 minutes walking distance.

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Esperia, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

We are a group of friends who came to London from Italy in October! This B & B was recommended by a friend English, had a great time at this B & B. Both as cleaning, breakfast (abundant), comfortable rooms! Comfortable position to reach the center of London! Recommended! If we return to London, we will return to this B... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

B and B in beautiful surroundings managed outstanding well by the owner Frances Roberts with assistance from her family. Good transport links to central London. Especially recommended are the garden rooms leading on to the beautiful, restful and calming garden with its water features. Thoroughly deserving of its four star status.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This was our first trip to London, so Francis and her adult children were the first innkeepers that we experienced. The three of them were very cordial and helpful to us during our stay! Our room, #11, was clean and bright. However, during our visit the weather was very warm, and our room was HOT as it did not have... More 

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

I stayed at Melrose House for two nights each week from December 2013 to the end of June 2014, whilst working in Beckenham. I stayed in the majority of the rooms over the 7 months I worked in London and found them all to be very comfortable, they are well colour coordinated with good quality bed linen. The rooms are... More 

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