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Falmouth, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed October 13, 2016

Booked in to the Metro Hotel, however got moved to this hotel. Looking at the reviews this was a bonus! It is what it is. The member of staff was pleasant and kind, the rooms are small, but clean. Would only recommend a single night here. Not awful, but convenient. Did take a long long time for the hot water... More 

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Thank burngold
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19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed December 6, 2015 via mobile

I spent three nights in this hotel. The staff were very friendly and helpful. It is within a walking distance to several interesting places. The room was clean and so was the hotel. I'll recommend it to anyone that needs affordable accomodation in London and I'll surely return for another visit.

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Thank Seaparo P
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3 reviews
Reviewed June 23, 2015 via mobile

I was there for three nights only but I can tell you it is a good place. The owners are lovely, always kind and they succeed to satisfy all your requests. The room and the bathroom were small but clean. They have adapters and hair dryers, you just have to ask. In the bathroom there is a shower without the... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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90 reviews
43 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed July 22, 2014

I stayed here as a single traveler for nearly three weeks in June 2014 (visiting someone in St. Mary's Hospital) and found it more than merely acceptable for the bargain (by London standards) price of 50 pounds a night for a single traveler. The single rooms are small but adequate (with wardrobes rather than closets, a small desk, a double... More 

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Cesena
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37 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed March 21, 2014

Nice B&B near Paddington Station (3 min walk). It's a silent area so you can rest properly. The rooms are quite small and the bathroom too, but after a long day spent walking around the city a bed is all you need. Cheap and nice

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Trencin, Slovakia
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21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed November 13, 2013

The room was small, but clean and we had everything - comfortable bed, tv, wifi, small closet, clean bathroom and hot radiator. Stuff was also very polite and welcoming and we had really good breakfast... I will definitely come here again, because of the combination of very good price and location and hotel itself are not possible to say no.

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Thank KatkaZakova
Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
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26 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed August 1, 2013

Little hotel! Small rooms with out any closet. Without soap, thanks that put toilet paper. Very poor breakfast. But staff is nice and helpfull. Not far from Paddington station what is very convenient.

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Thank Kate K
Winnipeg, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed June 2, 2013

My mom and I stayed at Monopole Hotel at the end of May 2013 and had a great experience. We paid for a double room and actually received a triple room for the same price. We also had an ensuite bathroom (some rooms do not), and the only issue we had was that the shower did not have a curtain.... More 

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Aalborg, Denmark
1 review
Reviewed September 16, 2012

I have just spent a week at The Monopole, and it was all in all a very nice experience. As said in other reviews here, the hotel isn't new or flashy, it's a bit worn all right, but in my opinion that's actually a plus in my book. Makes it cosier. The rooms are clean and of a modest size.... More 

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Thank PeterBib
Den Haag
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21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed June 17, 2012 via mobile

2 underground stations and a Barclay bikerent station http://www.tfl.gov.uk/roadusers/cycling/14808.aspx around the corner(greet system by the way, good alternative for public transport). the rooms are basic and clean but look a bit run down. The staff is very friendly and helpfull

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Your visit to London as a tourist will be both an enjoyable and exhausting affair and our family run hotel is the ideal place to recharge. Monopole Hotel is centrally located but distant enough to provide tranquil nights in the 24 hour city. The hotel is within five minutes walk of Paddington Station, which not only gives you access to ‘the tube’ (aka the London Underground) but to the National rail as well which allows you to take day trips outside London to Oxford and Windsor. This station also provides a direct link to Heathrow Airport and for those who prefer to take to London on foot, we are ten minutes walk away from Marble Arch, Oxford Street (which is the main shopping promenade), Hyde Park, and Madame Tussauds. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Monopole Hotel

Address: 98 Sussex Gardens | Paddington, London W2 1UH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: $51 - $107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
Monopole Hotel London, England
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“Room 8 had a very little balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles burngold, Oct 13, 2016 | Read review
“I was in Rm 11 and Rm 8, and preferred #8 (a shorter climb from the ground floor and windows that kept out street noise a bit better).”
 of 5 bubbles Msafiri_Hodari_Sana, Jul 22, 2014 | Read review
“High quality/price, near the underground station, silence at night.”
 of 5 bubbles mantofra, Mar 21, 2014 | Read review
“I stayed in room no. 7, and I wouldn't hesitate to ask for that room again.”
  • View from room no. 7 on the first floor
 of 5 bubbles PeterBib, Sep 16, 2012 | Read review
“I dont think there is a good room here.”
 of 5 bubbles karenapeterson, Sep 20, 2011 | Read review
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