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“Clean, close to the underground, good value and nice service” 5 of 5 stars
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Elysee Hotel
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   25-26 Craven Terrace | Hyde Park, London W2 3EL , England   |  
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Ranked #575 of 1,064 Hotels in London
Amman, Jordan
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Clean, close to the underground, good value and nice service”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

I have stayed in this hotel about 10 days, the hotel is clean and so near to the Lancaster Tube Station. The its price has a good money value.

I would like to thank the restaurant staff and the reception staff (Dilip and Behnaz) for their cooperation, Friendly treatment and excellent service.

Stayed March 2013, traveled solo
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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hull, east yorkshire, england
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

Spent 3 nights at the hotel for a 50th birthday weekend in London. Was very pleased with the location, only a few hundred yards from Lancaster Gate Tube station with easy transport to all London tourist attractions. A walk across nearby Hyde Park is nice in itself and takes you to Knightsbridge and Kensington where Harrods is. A walk down the Bayswater Road where the tube station is takes you past Marble Arch and onto Oxford Street. We actually walked that route and then on to the Covent Garden/ Leicester Square area. I recommend getting a visitors Oyster card for using London transport which can be topped up as needed and journeys cost a lot less than the regular fares. Anyway about the hotel: Me and partner were really impressed with the good value for money, cleanliness, friendliness and a lovely breakfast. At breakfast the staff were very helpful and accommodating. Our room was cleaned daily, with fresh towels and topped up with tea and coffee etc. If we go to London again we would definitely stay at the Elysee.I know this is not a five star hotel but in my opinion for what we needed and could afford it was excellent.

  • Stayed February 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Morgantown, West Virginia
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75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

My husband and I spent 8 days in the Elysee in October and were very pleased with the value a
and the location. Surrounded by more expensive hotels, the Elysee had smaller rooms than some but with all of the amenities (aside from WIFI) and would definitely return.

At just under $100 GBP a night, our price included a full breakfast in a nicely appointed breakfast room with eggs, coldcuts, juice/coffee/tea, toast or muffins and beans. We always had timely and courteous service and never felt rushed. We did pre-pay our room which provided a nice discount.

You have to lug your bags up a short set of stairs to reach the lift, but that was the only access problem. Staff were usually quite friendly and will help you with directions and brochures to some of the most frequented sites. We had a window that would actually open, which was nice for the time of year we were there - giving us fresh air and a cool breeze.

It's about a 10 minute walk from the Paddington train station and a short walk to Hyde Park and points beyond.

Room Tip: Rooms in fron overlook the relatively quiet Craven Terrace area. Book early to get full bath, vs. ju...
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  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013

Very nice staff and very well located hotel. Simple small hotel, very clean, very friendly.
Dilip and the breakfast ladies are really nice!
Good choise for 3 nights stay.
The pub right in front is great and Hyde Park is just aroud the corner.
Great place. I'll stay there in futher ocasions for sure.

Room Tip: The rooms are not so big, so it even if you are a couple, is better to ask for triple bedroom.
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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Upton upon Severn, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

First impression was a very friendly welcome at reception. Our room was not big, but we were not in London to stay in our room all the time! Bathroom was pleasant and clean but we found our shower was not as hot as we would have liked. Breakfast was a plentiful buffet including cooked food and the waiting staff were excellent: the lady in charge even remembered our preferred drink on our second day!
Being situated in Craven Terrace, there was no real traffic or other noise to disturb us.
All in all a very good value hotel and a short step from Paddington and Lancaster Gate tube station.

Room Tip: Our room looked onto the side and had a view of the park.
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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Ciudad Guayana, Venezuela
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

This is a small hotel,with small rooms,but there are two people always ready for help you in everything you need, Mr. Dilip at the front desk and Mrs, Margareth at the rest of the areas.they are the best of this hotel.......

Room Tip: Corner rooms are larger
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  • Stayed December 2012, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 25-26 Craven Terrace | Hyde Park, London W2 3EL , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #575 of 1,064 Hotels in London
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Elysee Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 55
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Elysee Hotel is superbly located in Central London's Hyde Park area, an ideal base from which to explore the capital. Privately-owned and recently renovated to the highest standards, this 55 room hotel provides guests with excellent value for money. Rooms are modernly-designed with flat screen TV, air conditioning, WiFi, in-room safe, tea and coffee facilities, and€“ all the modern amenities today'€™s travelers rely on. Triple and quad rooms are available for families and small groups. ... more   less 
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