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Opulence Hotel

47 Gloucester Place, Off Baker Street, London W1U 8JE, England
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Ranked #991 of 1,063 Hotels in London
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For £50 a night in central London the Opulence Hotel is very cheap (I booked it months in advance via lastminute.com) but at £100+ there are much better places to stay in central London. The reception was always unmanned, the decor is much in need of redecorating, and most of the furniture in the room was broken, not to mention... More 

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Zabbar, Malta
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we were there last january.when we arrived the receptionist wasnt there and we had to ring the bell and after about 10 mins the receptionist came. our room was on the last floor,we had luggages and there was NO LIFT. the housekeeping service used to come around 5pm which was late for us after a day out and until they... More 

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Thirsk, United Kingdom
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17 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Just back from a trip to London... Booked this hotel before reading the reviews. Read reviews and panicked for the last couple of months...ABSOLUTELY nothing to worry about. When we arrived the receptionist was polite and efficient... Gave us our keys and told us our room number..5.. Having read reviews we hesitated to opening door..very pleasantly surprised when we did.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Do not believe the offer of breakfast, there is none. Neither is there and tea, coffee etc, just the kettle and two cups. Bed linen grotty, no plug in sink so washing is difficult. No security on entrance doors, rooms left open and unattended during the day when they are supposed to be cleaning them. I came back mid afternoon... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015 via mobile

Myself and my partner stayed here for a weekend. After looking at all the reviews we were expecting the worst but were pleasantly surprised. I loved the look of the hotel it had an historic feel to it. The staff were very helpful. Our room was quite small but it didn't bother us fair enough there wasn't any teabags etc... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Awful - filthy room layers of Dust on floors and cups, hostel would be accurate not hotel. Kettle but no coffee/tea sachets. Sink but no plug. Bath Shower attachment but no hook on wall to have one. Broken tiles dirty bed sheets. Room found left unattended with door open midday when questioned they were fetching towels for it! Constant noise... More 

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Paisley, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

It's perfectly situated just of Oxford street however it's awful. :/ Very dirty basically falling apart. I can't understand it's an amazing building and with a small investment it would be fabulous. Rooms really dirty don't look under the bed :O Toilets dirty. Even the tea and coffee facilities were just a kettle that broke after a day no tea/coffee/milk/spoon/sugar... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Stayed here for 1 night and that was 1 night too many! We were put in the staff living area and it was horrofic. Bathroom was mouldy with broken tiles and dust everywhere. We booked a double room and got a twin room - the noise from outside was hurrendous. we paid alot of money and would've been better in... More 

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England
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here last night with my other half meeting friends in London for the night, the location is perfect, 5 minute walk from Baker street station and seeing the location of the hotel I think it was well worth every penny. The entrance was nice, the staff were polite and helpful, the decor in the hallways could do with abit... More 

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Gosport, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
15 hotel reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

after reading the reviews i thought, cant be like that, surely!! all went well, booked in. room numer 3. thanks. top floor ....aahhgggg. anyway, up we went. fancy a cuppa? kettle. cups. no tea, no coffee. no worries, call the chap and he brings it up.good service. next, i want a shower. really hot or really cold followed by being... More 

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