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Barclay House London B&B

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Copy of our mail to the Owner : Back in Belgium Brussels, we'd like to take a minute to send you this short note. Many thanks for hosting us in your fabulous house, on a great & unique location. We enjoyed the atmosphere, the quietness and the nicely decorated & very practical room. Even the basic-breakfast was - for us...

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CharlotteMD, Owner at Barclay House London B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for the compliments and very kind words. So glad that you explored the culinary delights of our London neighbourhood. We are so lucky to have an award-winning pub--The Malt House-- as well as Manuka Kitchen, Whole Foods and several other places to eat within a few minutes' walking distance. Perhaps you'll play the piano please on your next...

Bethesda, Maryland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yummy croissants for breakfast -- full French quality! Lots of interesting shops and restaurants within a 5-10 min walk of the hotel! Personable host and hostess! Easy travel via tube to Victoria & Albert Museum and other London highlights!

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CharlotteMD, Owner at Barclay House London B&B, responded to this review

The best organised guests yet; they travel with one small-ish backpack each--amazing. We love hosting guests in our home (glad you felt it was up to the standards of a nice small boutique hotel, though). We hope to see you in two years again. In the meantime, send us your friends please. Hot croissants out of the oven await...

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed April 6, 2017

I stayed in the small room, which was perfect; very comfortable bed, shower with great pressure, generally a very welcoming, clean space. Enjoyed the communal kitchen area, filled with great tea, coffee, treats. Charlotte is a wonderful host. IN close proximity to Fulham Broadway. I will definitely book again when I am next in London.

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CharlotteMD, Owner at Barclay House London B&B, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your confectionary treats with guests! Glad you like the room and house. We are looking forward to your next stay, so until then!

Rome, Italy
Reviewed April 6, 2017

Barclay House is an excellent choice for a family. The location is wonderful: Fulham is a great place to stay, far from the tourists' masses and REALLY close to a District Line tube stop and to buses heading to Notting Hill. Near to many museums (V&A, National History, Science) and plenty of beautiful little spots where eat and drink. Charlotte...

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CharlotteMD, Owner at Barclay House London B&B, responded to this review

Italians always appreciate our very clean, well-designed rooms and the ease of jumping on the 14 or 414 up to the 3 major museums at the top of Fulham Road, or taking the tube 4 easy stops. Our own park around the corner is great for kids to use the swings or to take a stroll and then land at...

Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

The rooms are clean, modern and comfortable. The location can't be beat-only a short walk to great restaurants, shopping and the Tube. Charlotte, the owner, took excellent care of us. We will definitely go back.

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CharlotteMD, Owner at Barclay House London B&B, responded to this review

Keeping thing very clean and tidy is a top priority here. Glad to hear that we'll be seeing you again. Thanks so much for taking time to write a genuine review.

Rancho Santa Fe, California
Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

I've been coming to this B&B for more than a decade. I've watched the neighborhood gentrify. Location is spectacular when you need to jump on the Tube quickly. Now I love walking to first rate restaurants like Manuka Kitchen or Kishmish Indian. Amazing coffees abound. Yet the greatest part is being in a warm home with high-end amenities. Bedding, towels,...

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CharlotteMD, Owner at Barclay House London B&B, responded to this review

Returning guests are the best accolade.We love sharing a drink with them to catch up on their whirlwind lives. We work very hard to hit all the right high notes for every guest. Thanks for taking precious time to write about the things that count for discerning guests like you!

Rome
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Always a great bet, perfect location, 2 mins from Fulham Broadway tube and all facilities, spotless, quiet and comfortable. Fresh pastries every morning. Brand new bathroom and nice products. Charlotte is a friendly helpful owner.

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CharlotteMD, Owner at Barclay House London B&B, responded to this review

More returning guests who know the neighbourhood and enjoy everything we offer--the best compliment. Guests are amazed at our award-winning bathrooms and powerful rain pulse showers with plenty of hot water (not always the case in London). Tempting croissants hot out of the oven and strong espresso start the day off right for most. Thanks again for taking time to...

Vienna, Austria
Reviewed February 6, 2017

I enjoyed my stay at Barclay House to the fullest! Since I was on a business trip it was important to me to get back to a cosy and relaxing room after all the meetings! Everything was very clean, modern and valuable! Charlotte and Ron were super kind and very helpful! I will definitely come back!

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CharlotteMD, Owner at Barclay House London B&B, responded to this review

We love happy guests! So glad that this was a relaxing oasis for you; but, I know you enjoyed the neighbourhood, too, as everything is just around the corner! Thank you for leaving us some wonderful treats from Vienna. We've recommended your beautiful organic shampoo to a few guests who love shopping online. What a clever brand name you chose,...

Reviewed January 11, 2017

Beautiful room with minimalist, sparky clean bathroom. Very friendly and helpful hosts. Great location, 2 min walk from Fulham Broadway Tube station. Loved the attention to detail, this is a place where you fint travel-wash in the bathroom and blister plasters in the drawer next to local maps! No missing lightbulbs, no loose cables - everything is fitted and working....

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CharlotteMD, Owner at Barclay House London B&B, responded to this review

It's all in the detail... Many thanks for pointing out the small things that make a big, big difference when staying here. Glad you liked the practical extras including our custom maps to hold in your hand while you walk around our neighborhood, which is full of great restaurants, cafes, award-winning pubs and even WholeFoods. This week, we've sourced an...

Reviewed January 7, 2017

Perfect place to stay for a few days in London. Amenities are new and quite nice, the bathroom is a step above even nice hotels. The neighborhood is Quiet and close to public transportation. The owners are amiable helpful. altogether a great experience.

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CharlotteMD, Owner at Barclay House London B&B, responded to this review

Thanks for the compliment about our design-winning guest bathrooms. What a nice guest to start the year off right! Very intriguing to learn about your ancestor in Lichfield; quite the martyr. Wish we could have offered better weather but glad you enjoyed our local, award-winning pub (The Malt House) with very fresh cask (on tap) beers. Next time you'll have...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Just named one of Britain's Best 50 B&Bs by The Times. Our guests want 5-star style at a reasonable price in expensive London; Pls note: we totally renovated in mid-2011--reviews before that relate to rooms no longer available. We offer two design-led, five-star styled guest rooms each with its own bathroom inside the room, ie 'en suite'. Guest rooms exude award-winning British design, super comfort and convenience: Phillipe Starke bathrooms, RLangford beds with hotel-style high headboards, secure highest-speed WiFi, excellent lighting, large desks by ChannelsDesign, LED flattest screen tvs, guest breakfast bar; all in one area of an 1872 Victorian terraced house with all modern amenities Barclay Road is a peaceful, tree-lined road off the fashionable Fulham Road. Friendly neighborhood (Fulham) in central, southwest London, north of the River Thames, ie on the side where most of the attractions are. 2-Min walk to tube/buses. Fulham Broadway tube (District Line/green). 14/414 Bus up Fulham Road to Harrods and 3 of London's major museums. Careful attention to your needs -- free, secure highest-speed WiFi, luggage racks, salon grade 2200 watt hair dryers, bathrobes, slippers, self-serve 'breakfast on the go', best maps and advice to make the most of your stay. Designed with the needs of experienced travellers in mind; well organised rooms with large desks and contemporary wardrobes, firm beds, granite/mirrored bathrooms with powerful HansGrohe Airpulse rain showers--plenty of hot water (not always so at London B&Bs), and triple-glazed windows with plantation shutters and lockable sash stops to allow for air circulation. Your hosts live on the property and are available to assist you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Barclay House London B&B

Address: 21 Barclay Road, London SW6 1EJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: $124 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“There are 3 rooms. Large, Medium and Small. All are very nice.”
davidwA1497HP, Jan 7, 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the garden are quiet, kitchenette facilities on ground floor”
ericar223, Sep 24, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the rear face onto the commercial district and can be noisy, though are generally quiet. Not all rooms have A/C.”
laurawF2100SU, Sep 20, 2016 | Read review
“Front room has lovely bay window”
kerrykgdonovan, Aug 31, 2016 | Read review
“LOVE the King room (couple, 60 yrs old)! Have seen them all; can't make a wrong choice.”
LmtpaA, Aug 23, 2016 | Read review
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