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Inverness, Highlands, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visit London quite regularly. Sometimes I want a bit of a treat and then I stay at the Royal Society of Medicine (of which I am a member), but if I want something cheap and cheerful during the summer this is my first choice. I have stayed here twice and have absolutely no grumbles. Excellent location, clean, a comfy... More 

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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good room. Fantastic security!! There is a wardrobe desk and ensuite in the room. The bathroom is tiny but it's cheap accommodation so it's not too bad! A minutes walk from the Victoria tube and sainbsury is accross the road (huge store). Would stay again

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Taunton
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Firstly, this is student accommodation let our during University vacations so don't expect 5 star accommodation and service. But if you are looking to stay in London for a few days and simple want a clean and comfortable room in central London then you can do no better than choose this excellent value accommodation. It a modern hall of residence... More 

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Annapolis, Maryland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I've been staying in this location for almost two and a half weeks as part of my grad course. I would have said it was overall an okay experience, but I've confronted the manager about several items from my room that are missing. I used them on a Saturday, that same day my room was cleaned. On Sunday, I noticed... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

This dorm is spacious (as far as dorms go!), modern and conveniently located (large Sainsbury supermarket, Victoria train / tub/ bus station are nearby). The room is spacious with a bed, dresser and desk. The bed was comfortable. The ensuite bathroom is very small - a self contained capsule. The shower is separate from the toilet and sink and using... More 

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Perth, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

Very, very basic accommodation. Carpet was covered in stains, coffee or tea stain on shelf and all shelves very dusty. Bed linen was not the freshest. Faint smell of something too horrible to describe. One towel, one pillow, which I did not use as I slept in the chair. Apart from a bed, chair, desk, small wardrobe and a bedside... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

This is very basic accommodation, but the location next to Victoria station is fantastic, the bed was comfortable and the staff friendly. The bathroom was small but functioned ok, but I would have preferred to have two towels. I would recommend bringing a small towel with you for your face and hands. Also a bedside lamp would be a nice... More 

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

The Goldsmid House is a great basic very reasonably priced place to stay in central London. It is a couple of blocks from Victoria Station. There are lots of restaurants in the neighborhood, and a Sainsbury market just down the street The rooms are ensuite, have free WiFi, good beds and are very clean. There is a lift. Each group... More 

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Shrewsbury
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Very basic room, which was not thoroughly clean, There were coffee streaks on the wall and dust on the shelves. The ensuite was very small, a kind of portakabin wetroom, but it was clean and functional. Only one towel provided. The bedlinen did not small fresh though it seemed clean. No mattress cover on the mattress which also made me... More 

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

This really is excellent basic accommodation, ideal for a stay in central London. Security is good and the staff delightful, so helpful. The room was spacious enough, with an immaculate en-suite and very comfortable bed. Plenty of storage space and hot water. A bonus was a large shared kitchen-diner with the facilities to cook meals if needed, lots of fridge/freezer... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Great accommodation near Victoria underground station. The bulding was opened in September 2008. All the bedrooms are en-suite and guests have access to a kitchen equipped with all basic essentials. A launderette is also available on site. There are many restaurants and cafes around the residence. Shops are also nearby should you wish to cater for yourself. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Goldsmid House

Address: Goldsmid House 36 Gillingham Street, London SW1V 1HU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Pimlico , Victoria
Price Range: $70 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 158
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