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The Lilac Door

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Laundry Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our son found the B&B close to his tiny flat. It has to be one of the best places we have stayed in helpful friendly hosts, comfortable tastefully furnished rooms and a great breakfast. We did not have a car so not sure what parking...More

Thank donswim
Response from heacham3, Owner at The Lilac DoorResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you! So very happy you have enjoyed your stay with us. Please come back again! Delighted to report that there are no parking restrictions whatsoever in the Road. It used to be the main approach to the Crystal Palace in Victorian times, which is...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A great welcome from Jane, further helpful information regarding the b & b and surrounding area. A super, and dare I say, healthy variety of breakfast options. My concerns:- Being at the top of the house, the walls slope to the apex, and my head...More

Thank swerve51
Response from heacham3, Owner at The Lilac DoorResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving your review here and also on booking.com We take guests comments very seriously. This prompts me to reply to your comments in exactly the same way on TA as through the booking channel you chose to make the booking, booking.com. We...More

Reviewed July 3, 2018

This is our favourite way to end our trip to Europe. Wrapped in luxury, fed to perfection and pampered beyond belief. Jane is the perfect host, nothing is beyond her, nor is any little detail overlooked. Yes, we are repeat visitors to the Lilac Door...More

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Reviewed June 18, 2018

We were recommended The Lilac Door by our daughter and our stay lived up to every positive comment she made. Room was lovely, well appointed, light and airy with an excellent shower room. Breakfast - wonderful, both in terms of the food and the company....More

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Reviewed May 20, 2018

The area is gorgeous, peace and convenient. The place is the definition of clean and cozy. The hosts are delightful. The food is spectacular. I did not want to leave. I would love to return and hope to some day.

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
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Price range
$130 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in London
#17 Business Hotel in London
#18 Charming Hotel in London
#24 Residential Neighborhood Hotel in London
#40 Mid-range Hotel in London
#45 Family Hotel in London
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$130 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in London
#17 Business Hotel in London
#18 Charming Hotel in London
#24 Residential Neighborhood Hotel in London
#40 Mid-range Hotel in London
#45 Family Hotel in London
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (22)
Dining (11)
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PhylHouston
January 9, 2017|
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Response from heacham3 | Property representative |
Hello Phyllis, Thank you for your email. We are a private home offering B&B. We do not have an elevator in our home so regretfully its very unlikely our accommodation would be suitable.
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ArchbishopJ
May 13, 2015|
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Response from ArchbishopJ | Reviewed this property |
No, you are one of the other guests who so enjoyed the Lilac Door. Tripadvisor send comments such as mine to other reviewers also as well as to the person whose review is being questioned. Rest assured Dannie F , nobody is... More
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"Either of the ensuite rooms are on the top floor with pleasant skylight views"
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"Both rooms we used were superb"
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"Views from top floor rooms."
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"Rooms are on the top floor - 3 flights of stairs."
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