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Ibis Budget London Barking

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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Well where do I start the place is disgusting everything from filthy sheets used condom left under bed to money stolen by staff from my room when bringing this to the attention of the staff they were not interested and basically saying it was my own fault I would never consider staying at another ibis hotel because of this experience... More 

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Narinder S, General Manager at Ibis Budget London Barking, responded to this review

Dear Mr Hayman, I am sorry that on this occasion that you were disappointed with your stay. I treat all feedback with the utmost seriousness and I have investigated the matter with the team member but we do not have complaint recorded about the cleanliness and theft from your room, albeit room has been found smoked even when no smoking... More 

Prague, Czech Republic
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80 reviews 80 reviews
11 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Ibis was reconstrued and now it offers a nice accomodation for good prices with free wifi and bathroom in the room. Everything you need for short stay in London where you need something just for sleap. It is 40-45 minutes away from the centre but it is in a good location with a huge Tesco store next to the... More 

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Narinder S, General Manager at Ibis Budget London Barking, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments and compliments – I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and I look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards, More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Stayed one night while visiting family near-by (within walking distance). Hotel was clean and comfortable and had everything we needed for a short stay. The staff were friendly and helpful. Even though it was near a busy road it was quiet. The only criticism (as with lots of hotels-even some expensive ones!) there was no mirror near a plug for... More 

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Narinder S, General Manager at Ibis Budget London Barking, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your visit. I look forward to seeing you again in the near future. regards More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
24 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Stayed here for 4 nights for the food show at excel centre. Probably the worst hotel I have ever stayed in. People shouting in middle of the night, £2 for a cup of tea in the morning, all in all a horrible experience and couldn't wait to leave. Will never use ibis again.

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Narinder S, General Manager at Ibis Budget London Barking, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, we can assure you that the matter is being looked into and will be dealt with accordingly. Kind regards, More 

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9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

I've stayed at an Ibis budget before so knew exactly what to expect. You get exactly what it says on the tin and it's fine for one or two nights, but not any more. Always check the price of the Ibis too though as we had friends staying there (it's next door), and paid less than we did for the... More 

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Narinder S, General Manager at Ibis Budget London Barking, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We kept prices very competitive to local market, but for best prices it is always recommended to book in advance. I am delighted that you enjoyed your visit. I look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Kind regards, More 

Prague, Czech Republic
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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

It is on a direct line to the center, which is convenient, even though the train station is a bit far away (15 minutes walk or 3 stations by bus # 5). If you have a room facing the highway, it can get extremely noisy. Also some guests were making noise way after the midnight. Thus, ask for a room... More 

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Narinder S, General Manager at Ibis Budget London Barking, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent visit to [hotel name]. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we have noted your comments about the noise. Please assured that we are looking to replace the windows in near future to make it better soundproof. Kind regards, More 

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
29 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

We read the reviews before staying at the Budget IBIS and where a bit concerned at the negative remarks. When we arrived we found the desk staff to be polite and helpful so this was a good start. The room was small and very basic but clean, we found the bed very firm to the point of hard however it... More 

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Narinder S, General Manager at Ibis Budget London Barking, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your visit. I look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Kind regards, More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Stayed here for one night on the 7th march, was dreading going after reading the reviews. However I have to write one as I think people should decide for themselves. It wasn't at all as bad as I was expecting! Yes the rooms was "basic", the bed wasn't the comfiest, and it was rather small, but if you only want... More 

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Narinder S, General Manager at Ibis Budget London Barking, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your visit. Please be assured that we are looking to replace once again mattrees in near future to enhance our guest expereince. I look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Kind regards, More 

Abingdon, United Kingdom
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96 reviews 96 reviews
37 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Ibis budget is budget no hot drinks in room small rooms ( I would not like to have three people in the room that I had) but it was clean there was plenty of parking. Continental breakfast wasfine and very quiet when I went down . Road noise could be a problems

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Narinder S, General Manager at Ibis Budget London Barking, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your visit. we do have tea coffee facilties available on reception with a small price but hot water and microwave is available to use free of charge for all hotels guests. I look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Kind regards, More 

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