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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed for our wedding night. It was a wonderful place to relax before our wedding party and then spend our first night together as a married couple. David is a warm and friendly host. The only small point to note is that the bathroom has a bath not a shower, but this was not an issue... More 

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dcbc1, Owner at 40 Winks, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely review!!! Very nice to meet you both and so pleased you enjoyed your wedding night here! Wishing you all the very best, David More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were fortunate to spend a great Weekend in this amazing and beautiful little hotel . David is the most charming and attentive host who guided through London. We had planned nothing before arriving and he always advised us to wonderful places where we walk ( flower market ... ) , restaurants for dinner .. around a cup of tea... More 

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dcbc1, Owner at 40 Winks, responded to this review

Hi Nicolas, Thank you so much for the very kind review... It was a great pleasure to meet you and Marie here, and I hope we will see you back again soon!! Wishing you all the best, David More 

Grimbergen, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to the 40winks together with my wife last weekend just during the Brexit vote. This was a very incredible experience. From the moment you enter this beautiful house you can only be amazed by the beautiful and quite surprising decoration. Staying at the 40winks gives you the real feeling of being outside the normal, speedy, always connected world.... More 

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dcbc1, Owner at 40 Winks, responded to this review

Hi Cedric, Thank you so much for the very kind review!! It was a great pleasure to meet you and Sandra here and I do hope you will both come and stay here again. Have a great weekend. Kind regards, David More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

Somehow I have managed to miss all the press and wonderful reviews of David Carter's 40 Winks "Micro Boutique hotel". Stumbling upon the establishment when searching for names for our own upcoming B&B in Portland Oregon ( The Penny Black ... watch this space ! ) I was drawn to David's design sensibility and total and utter lack of conformity... More 

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dcbc1, Owner at 40 Winks, responded to this review

Hi Stewart, Thank you so much for the lovely review!!! It was a great pleasure to meet you. Always nice to find someone who shares my passion for oversized hats. Good luck with The Penny Black! Keep in touch. All best, David More 

Qualicum Beach, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Have you ever flipped through a Vogue magazine and be enthralled by the models draped in gorgeous clothes being photographed in the most fantastical of settings? Have you ever wanted to visit such a place ... so opulent ... so decadent? Have you ever wished that you could jump into the Vogue magazine layout and be transported to one of... More 

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dcbc1, Owner at 40 Winks, responded to this review

Hi Brian, Thank you so much for the beautiful review!!!! It was a great pleasure to meet you and Liisa. Hope to see you back here again in the future! Kind regards, David More 

Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

this is my second time to stay at 40winks, always nice and cool.deco at 40winks is lovely, fantasy and I like the bathtub a lot!I really enjoyed!!! talking about many things with David, but in silence together also nice. He is very nice and fun person. hope to visit here soon...!!

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dcbc1, Owner at 40 Winks, responded to this review

Hi Natsuko, Thank you so much for the very kind review!! It was lovely to have you back here again and hope you will visit again the next time you are over in Europe. All the very best, David More 

Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

What I loved most about 40 Winks was the magic feeling of entering a different world. Every room in the house as well as the conversations with David were very inspiring. Thanks to the cosy interior design and Davids hospitality I felt at home immediately.

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dcbc1, Owner at 40 Winks, responded to this review

Hi Isabel, Thank you so much for the very kind review! It was a great pleasure to meet you and I am very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to see you back again very soon. Have a great evening. Kind regards, David More 

Singapore, Singapore
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

3 nights at 40 winks... a million feelings, a thousand thoughts and hundreds of memories. I lie here in my bed, missing this gorgeous little fantasy world in East London. On a cold Monday evening, my husband and I found ourselves standing in front of a huge, tall black door. We rang the bell and were promptly greeted by a... More 

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dcbc1, Owner at 40 Winks, responded to this review

Hi Jade, Wow!!! What a beautifully written review. Thank you so much for all those kind words. It was a huge treat having you and Darren here, and very nice that you chose to spend some of your honeymoon with us. Let's keep in touch, and hope to see you back here in London very soon!! Have a wonderful weekend.... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Baudelaire used to say that one actually starts traveling the moment one gets lost. At the 40 Winks the journey begins as soon as the owner opens the door for you. You may or may not share his style, but the way this man furnished the interiors where he hosts his guests is something close to sublime. There's no hotel... More 

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dcbc1, Owner at 40 Winks, responded to this review

Hi Giorgio, Thank you so much for the lovely review!! I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay here and hope to see you both back here again in the future. Kind regards, David More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

when i came last week for the first time to '40 winks', this beautiful hotel and his host, david carter, fulfilled my expectations in all regards... a place with high standards, very special and unique, where i found the necessary calm and coziness, while being in the city for business reasons and most of time 'out and about'. it's meticulous... More 

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dcbc1, Owner at 40 Winks, responded to this review

Hi Jacqueline, Thank you so much for all your kind words!! It was a pleasure to meet you and I hope to see you back here again soon. Kind regards, David More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
40 Winks is a legendary hotel based in hip and trendy East London. Despite our bijou size, we have achieved an almost mythical status since we opened our doors in 2009, somewhat cheekily describing ourselves as the world's first 'micro boutique hotel'. From the beginning, our mission was always a very simple one - to offer an antidote to the bland uniformity of most hotel chains by creating something that is deliriously seductive, memorable and enchanting. Staying here is about much more than having a comfortable bed to sleep in or a place to dump your luggage, it is an immersive experience, an invitation to lose yourself in another more fabulous, more magical world. ... more   less 

Additional Information about 40 Winks

Address: 109 Mile End Road | Stepney Green, London E1 4UJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: $125 - $184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — 40 Winks 3*
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
40 Winks Hotel London
40 Winks London, England
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