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“A Haunted House & Worst Accommodation ever”” 1 of 5 stars
Review of YourStay Victoria Apartments

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Gillingham Street Row, London SW1V 1HN, England (Victoria)   |  
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Ranked #1,020 of 1,063 Hotels in London
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“A Haunted House & Worst Accommodation ever””
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Please beware....Never ever stay there.I can say “Worst Accommodation ever”

I booked the accommodation thru Booking.com expecting a good accommodation Flat as showing in Booking.com in pictures in the name of Victoria Apartments and stay in a quaint nicely build Flat. What we got was certainly "old and very rustic". Not only that it was filthy, uncomfortable bed,non working Heating system,dirty cupboards, plates, cutlery, glassware were insufficient for two different guests in different rooms despite the manager Romina was knowing how many were staying. Towels were not sufficient for two days stay and looked liked very dirty and bad smelled. We had to wash the plates and pots before we could you use them.

The bathroom had very old type tiles and window falling off the walls,adjoining the shower door there was a dirty filthy cupboard with all dirty clothes,the bathroom was so dump that the toilet paper in the morning was a soggy mess, not easy to use as one would imagine. A mouse that inhabited the house somewhere probably coming from the hole in the walls or under the external doors that don't close properly. Opening and closing the doors is a challenge when you finally get them closed a shoulder or strong foot is required to get them open again.

The old Kitchen with cold waves because of improper shutdown old window sticking on 100 years old ropes is another adventure in itself; a fridge that appears to be used by a convention of greasy monkeys who washed their hands sometime last century, It did however have made our tea in the kitchen only and ordered food outside.

They said they provide FREE WiFi.However, the provided shared WiFi is very very slow and even you cant read your mails properly using their WiFi services in the room.

We didn't mind the idea of an old Flat but not in such appalling condition. Had we been able to find a more suitable place stay we would've forfeited our money, however over the long two days everything in the area was booked out.....Never ever stay there again.Please also dont provide them your Credit Card details otherwise they would charge money from your credit card without informing you in the name of smoking in the area,it doesn't matter you are non smoker...they charge money from credit card without any proper evidence.I would never recommend to any one this dirty flat which is absolutely running on subletting basis by some Real Estate Agents from # 89 Wilton Road London !!

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled on business
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    2 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1 of 5 stars
  • Service
    1 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2005

We stayed at this Hotel and rented what we believed was a 2BR 2BA Condo all on one level in the building that was pictured on Hotels.com. The reality is that the 2BR 2BA condo is a townhouse located off a back ally on Gillingham Street. The picture on Hotels is no where to be found near Gillingham Street. We asked several people where that building was and no one in the local area new. Not even a police officer. We had to make the Beds when we arrived. There was no maid service at all. The hotel is representative as a 4 star hotel. It is only a 2 or 3 star. It was clean when we arrived. I would not reccommend this hotel as was described and pictured by hotels. I am now very suspect of Hotels representation of properties.

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Address: Gillingham Street Row, London SW1V 1HN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Victoria
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Ranked #1,020 of 1,063 Hotels in London
Number of rooms: 250
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