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Upon arrival, reception was manned by a hatted gentleman smoking a cigarette on the doorstep. Smelling strongly of alcohol, he invited me to complete a form with my personal details in exchange for a key. I eventually found the room after negotiating a series of narrow hallways, staircases, ramps and firedoors. Rooms are small and tightly packed; noise insulation is... More 

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County Wicklow, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The ONLY good thing about this hotel was its location. The Check-in area clean and bright. Person behind desk Sullen. Narrow stairs (no lift) to a clean room. Two single camp beds at different heights. Poorly lit. Toilet and shower behind a sliding door. Shower very very poor , so high up one had to run around shower to catch... More 

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Leicester, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is 400 yards from St Pancras railway station. Ideal for an early start at St Pancras the next day. The rooms are small; we had a clean ensuite room with television and tea and coffee facilities. Breakfast included for the price of £99.

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Kansas City, Kansas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed October 26, 2016

This is an old hotel that is a very short walk from St Pancras International train station and tube station. The rooms are very small, basic, no phones and there is no elevator to upper floor rooms. Only narrow winding stairs wide enough for one person. If you have a street room there is a gang that hangs out on... More 

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Edinburgh
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2016

This small hotel is in a pleasant square close to Kings Cross station and St Pancras. The foyer is bright and quite modern but our room was in the basement down some narrow stairs. The staff who were on duty on our arrival us barely spoke but the woman who dealt with our check out was chatty and pleasant. While... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

As the lady at the reception summed it up, "a bed, a shower and breakfast". If that is what you are looking for then this is ideal in the heart of London. I booked it for 1 night at £75 over the Internet just 10 days before I went for a course in London. Only a 2 minute walk from... More 

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Wigton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night, basic room but clean and the breakfast set us up for the day.The staff were friendly and polite.I would use it again for a stop over. I stayed with my wife and Two children.The location is very handy for visiting the London attractions.

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Jerusalem District, Israel
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed October 17, 2016

I stayed at the HW hotel for one night and I have enjoyed staying there. The staff were very helpful and nice. The room was very clean and the bed was super comfortable The location to the train stations and the city center is great The breakfast was delicious I would certainly go back

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Spennymoor, England, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed October 15, 2016

Spotless, friendly, central location two minutes from kings cross/st pancreas stations. With a lovely breakfast at s great price. Staff couldn't do enough for you from check in to check out. Highly recommended for the price

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Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

Stayed overnight before an early trip on the Eurostar. Ideal location and very fair price for a night in London. Room was clean and well presented. I wouldn't stay here for more than one night, it was very small and very loud and you can hear everyone else on the floor. The room represents great location and value for money... More 

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Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance access to many of London's most popular attractions. It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated museums, including the must-see British Museum. Despite an understandable popularity with students, tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury retain a quiet, residential feel year round and throughout the week.
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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Howard Winchester Hotel

Address: 9 Argyle Square, London WC1H 8AS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury , Euston / Kings Cross /St Pancras
Price Range: $80 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Howard Winchester Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 49
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“There are none”
 of 5 bubbles 156ash, 3 days ago | Read review
“Get a room away from the street. Street rooms get a lot of noise.”
 of 5 bubbles harryatkck, Oct 26, 2016 | Read review
“avoid basement rooms”
 of 5 bubbles allus, Oct 22, 2016 | Read review
“We had a room that over looked the road and it was very quiet but up a LOT of stairs!”
 of 5 bubbles amyt708, Aug 8, 2016 | Read review
“We were on the lower ground, we could hear people walking around a bit but not enough to disturb us.”
 of 5 bubbles VonandBecs, May 25, 2016 | Read review
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