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“Fantastic guest house, clean, great location, friendly staff” 5 of 5 stars
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Ranked #19 of 556 London B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
London, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Fantastic guest house, clean, great location, friendly staff”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2012

My partner and I stayed at this welcoming guest house on a Saturday and were surprised with how helpful and friendly the staff were and treated extremely well by the owner John.
We had a fantastic nights stay in a very comfortable bed, the room was quirky especially like the hidden toilet and sink..(great for jumping out from as a little joke... :) ) The shared showers were very clean!!

The location was ideal, walking distance to all the main shops and night life in Clapham junction and 5 mins walk from the station. Although it is walking distance the location of the guest house was on a quiet street.

I would definitely recommend any friends or family to stay here and look forward to staying here gain in the future. A memorable place to stay for all the right reasons!!

Room Tip: Request a room on the 1st/2nd floor as you will have less noise from people entering and leaving the...
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  • Stayed February 2012, traveled as a couple
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2012

We booked a twin room for our Surveyors who were working in the area they commented that it was a lovley hotel that was Clean,Quiet & Cosy. I personally found John to be very helpful when I was booking the rooms and he made the whole process very easy.
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Stayed February 2012, traveled on business
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Taunton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2012

Excellent for the price, easy access to central London, short walk to under ground, lots of shops near by. Sink is in one wardrobe, toilet in the other (their cheapest room) so not suitable for anyone of big build or likes considerable privacy. But for us, it was just a girly weekend and out most of the time, so perfectly adequate. Bed comfy. Breakfast was also nicely done considering the cost of the rooms. They get booked up quickly and a long way in advance.....speaks for itself!.

  • Stayed October 2011, traveled with friends
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2011

I had to spend the week in Clapham for work and came across this B&B as it was near the office. I had room 5 which was perfect and for the price, amazing value. There were twin beds, and then tucked behind what looked like wardrobes, was a very clean toilet and sink. I did share the shower with one other room, but it was always empty and very clean when I needed it. Overall, I felt very safe and looked after by John and his staff and I'll make this a home from home when I have to work nearby again.

Room Tip: No road noise in room 5 as double glazing.
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  • Stayed November 2011, traveled on business
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2011

We felt very lucky to have found the Lavender Guest House. It was welcoming, clean, comfortable, quiet and perfectly located. The breakfast was adequate.

We needed a base from which to do some sight-seeing and for visiting friends, and this suited our purpose perfectly. Close to the rail station and with several bus routes within minutes we couldn't go wrong.

An assortment of good restaurtants and pubs nearby to suit all tastes.

We will return, and would very much recommend it.

  • Stayed November 2011, traveled as a couple
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Ibiza Island
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2011

Lovely place to stay, comfy bed, nice bathroom etc. Owner is a real character!

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Bern, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2011

great location, great room, great value. Wifi in room, very friendly staff and an excellent cooked breakfast to start the day.

Room Tip: Room No 4!
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  • Stayed October 2011, traveled as a couple
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Additional Information about The Lavender Guest House

Property: The Lavender Guest House
Address: 18 Lavender Sweep | Battersea, London SW11 1HA, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Clapham / Battersea 
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #19 of 556 B&Bs / Inns in London
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Lavender Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 8
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
We pride ourselves on having a very clean and comfortable accommodation. As a family-run business, we have a reputation for our hospitality, which has brought back the same guest year after year. We are in the heart of Clapham Junction (Battersea),Central London is only a 10 minute train ride away, making us the ideal choice for your stay.We are recommended by the English Tourism Council and have been awarded with three stars. ... more   less 
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The Lavender Guest House London, England

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