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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

My partner and I had a mega expensive weekend in London with a west end show and 2 concerts planned so we wanted to find cheap accommodation, I have to say that this place fits the bill! Rooms are clean (if a little dated) and surprisingly large! It was warm and quiet, the staff have been pleasant and helpful! As...

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Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

Ordered a beer and chicken with green curry. I had read their food was delicious and authentic and it really is. I was very happy i went there. Prices are good too. Staff could be a little more accommodating and friendly. When I arrived there a couple of people were seated on a table for 2 and had some of...

Thank Fernando A
Southport, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 30, 2016

DO NOT BOOK HERE!!! I had THE worst experience at this hostel. 2 days before I was due for a trip to London with a friend, I get a message from them saying that we can only stay there for 1 night instead of the 5 we had originally booked (We had booked 6 months in advance). They blamed an...

Thank kirstenarding
Reviewed March 7, 2016

Rude, unprofessional, lazy; those are the only words I can think of when describing the Windmill. They should change business quick because they can't even run a decent pub or even be remoely polite. Judging from the pub, I sure as hell wouldn't trust the b&b. The girl working behind the bar has no manners and is not fit to...

Thank Lorenzo B
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 30, 2015

Great location, Room was very clean and large for normal standards let alone London. Although I was up the top of the hotel, please note there are no lifts and kept getting lost trying to find the bar/reception! Bed very comfortable, great shower. Only thing was it overlooked the pub garden so could have been a little loud if had...

1Thank EmmaLovely2013
Chevreuse, France
Reviewed August 10, 2015

Refursbished recently, great rooms, great pub, unfortunally very loud at times but it's a pub isnt'it? I go there each time I go London, it's a great location, and has a lot of personality . Nearby shops, tube and cabs. I love the Windmill.

1Thank ManueleH50
Reviewed July 19, 2015

My partner and I stayed in April while on a trip to London. We're a young couple from Ireland, so cheap and cheerful was what we were looking for, even though it is quite far from central London, but easily accessible by Tube or Overground. We ended up getting lost in Acton after getting off the tube at 11 at...

1Thank Orla H
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed April 29, 2015

First of all the place was cold. Insted of looking at the temperature they looked at the calender in deciding weather or not to turrn up the heating. It was late April and rather cold. The solution was to use the (noisy)blow-dryer to heat things up. All the doors of our room stuck. the door to the bathroom did not...

2Thank blank v
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 6, 2014

every tuesday and thursday the mill has a curry night the Sri Lankan Chef makes the curry from scratch you get beef or chicken curry rice naan bread and flat bread. there is a goodly portion of food . I have had one of each and can recommend them both

2Thank nigel1449
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 15, 2014

Friendly staffs and close to station, but not that clean. You need to pay by cash only. There are many pubs, shops, restaurants around; one pub is just on the ground floor of the hotel. We stayed here for one night while coming from Heathrow airport. It is 5 mins in cab from Acton town underground and that station has...

1Thank KalyanSChakravorty
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Additional Information about The Windmill

Address: 50 High Street | Acton, London W3 6LG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: $31 - $55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“completely terrible”
 of 5 bubbles kirstenarding, Aug 30, 2016 | Read review
“rooms on the ground floor are quite dark but the wifi is good, whereas further up it's not this good.”
 of 5 bubbles ManueleH50, Aug 10, 2015 | Read review
“zoek ander hotel”
 of 5 bubbles blankv2015, Apr 29, 2015 | Read review
“None are good, but ask for one with a TV at least.”
 of 5 bubbles HappyVampire3, Sep 18, 2014 | Read review
“Go somewhere else!”
 of 5 bubbles 800LizB800, Aug 31, 2014 | Read review
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