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The California

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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good46%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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3 Star Hotel
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All reviewskings crossst pancrasgreat locationno liftpancras stationluggage roombeansnice breakfastrooms are smallenglish breakfastsingle roomwould stay againshort staytea and coffeebreakfast was includedfamily roomfull english
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous little hotel, extremely convenient for kings cross and st Pancras stations, stayed their overnight before getting Eurostar next morning. Couldn't fault the service. Staff amazingly friendly, will definitely stay againMore

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Response from Cristina O, Assistant Front of House Manager at The CaliforniaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Chris V, Thank you for taking the time to share your 5 star review of your recent stay with us. It is a pleasure to read your lovely comments about our welcoming and attentive team and I am delighted to hear that you will...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff was nice and room was nice. Only negative thing was there were stairs inside the room. With a toddler, that is not very convenient. Otherwise the room was nice. Location was very good, easy to go anywhere in London.More

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Response from Cristina O, Assistant Front of House Manager at The CaliforniaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear 529eevak, Thank you for sharing your experience with other travellers. Thank you for writing such a wonderful review! We're so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us and I do agree, it is often the staff or people you interact with that make...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent location and extremely friendly and helpful staff. Will definitely book again. Its perfect for a central location to see the sights or simply for access across the city. Lovely charm and character to the property.More

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Response from Cristina O, Assistant Front of House Manager at The CaliforniaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear shc26, Thank you for sharing your kind words and wonderful review on your recent at The California Hotel. I am thrilled that you highlight the convenience of our central location and your kind comments about the service you received from the team is much...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During the two nights I slept there, I got almost no sleep - the mattress was too firm, I couldn't completely darken the room and I could hear all the noise from the street all throughout the both nightsMore

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Response from Cristina O, Assistant Front of House Manager at The CaliforniaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear mmikul964645, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay with us at The California Hotel. We are sorry that you did not have a good sleep during your stay and that you experienced high level of noise. We hope...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our stay here was lovely and Just was we needed. Very convenient location with being next to kings cross station and tube and a few minutes was to Euston. Would definitely recommend for a quick visit!More

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Response from Cristina O, Manager at The CaliforniaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Kelly, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience. I am very happy to read that your stay was lovely and that you would definitely recommend the Hotel. I hope you had a safe journey home and that we will...More

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pitipipit
February 8, 2018|
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Response from Daniel G | Reviewed this property |
Yes both of the rooms we viewed had nice private bathrooms.
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Kerry D
October 3, 2017|
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July 30, 2017|
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Response from NeelinJagtap | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Iron is available on demand... My room did not have a wardrobe... Just a few hangers were there...
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"Avoid room 101!!"
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"Don't go during the winter."
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"Avoid the ground floor rooms - too noisy due to comings and goings of other guests."
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"Rooms on lower floors (stairs are steep and there is no lift), preferably facing the back for quietness."
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