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Hotel Sophia

#1,006 of 1,052 Hotels in London
A, 5 London Street, London W2 1HL, England
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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Espoo, Finland
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5 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place got the semi-authentic third world coutry -feel to it. Only thing good about it was the location. I feel lucky i didn't (hopefully) catch polio or some other disease from the room. Dust, lint, splatter, dirt, fungus and mold everywhere. Tv not working, cloth rack busted, even the freaking 50cent plastic tray was broken. Shower water temperature had... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night in July, was very last minute, so I was just happy to get a room for under 100 quid... To be fair to hotel Sophia, the staff were friendly and it was a cheap room at just £70 with breakfast included, (which we didn't have because we woke up late) and it's very close to... More 

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Pen-y-groes, null, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

this hotel is in poor condition never cleaned hoover I mean b4 I got in or whilst I was staying there dirty dirty opened window for air but flat roof was full of rubbish so stank stay away seriously.better hotels 100 yards further down the street cleaned everyday I,m not a snob only a normal worker but I expect cleanliness... More 

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Stockport, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

This hotel is awful, the room we stayed in was dirty .skirtboards were dirty carpet torn light bulbs missing cables hanging loose. The only thing good is Paddington station. The whole of the hotel was. Mess from reception to rooms. How this hotel hasn't been inspected only knows . Never again staying here

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Nairobi
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

The hotel is conveniently located next to Paddington station but has no other redeeming qualities. Dirty walls, smelly carpet and no central heating. Do not go if you have kids especially as the allergies will definitely flare up.

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Not sure why this place had such bad reviews - ok, if you're after a cheap place, close to the station and somewhere to sleep while you go out and experience London, this place was fine. I stayed a total of 5 nights (3 at the beginning of my holiday, 2 at the end), and it was basic, but clean,... More 

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Guisborough
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

What an absolute Shocker....booked two nights, stayed one and then only because we arrived so late at night. Our room was very dirty, signs of damp on the ceiling, the dirt and grime in the shower absolutely disgusting and there was no way either of us were going to use it.Our room was at the front and the noise from... More 

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Faro, Portugal
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

The worst hotel i ever been. Dirty, no cleaning, bad smell in the bedrooms, also bedrooms too small. Not a single positive thing to appoint except the location. Very noisy. Defenitively Avoid it! Better to pay a little more, and stay in a decent hotel.

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Gold Coast, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We were shocked and sicked by how terrible this property was as we had believed the 'good' comments on tripadvisor. The comments put onto this site to say how wonderful the property was should be checked out. Maybe someone from tripadvisor should also go and check out this property. The acrid smell of stale cigarette smoke and sewerage odour coming... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

2 night s very bad run hotel , all room s are dirty and damp and dusty i would not put my worst enemy . i had to take my wife and my baby boy who is 3 months old to the hospital at an early hours of the morning . i would not recommend this hotel to any one... More 

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