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Commodore Hotel
Ranked #838 of 1,070 Hotels in London
Vancouver, Canada
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36 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Very good service”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

I had an issue in my room and they changed me right away to an even better and bigger room. Good service and breakfast. I believe the hotel went to some renovations lately. It was a good cost x benefit choose.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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1 Thank Artur R
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Stavanger, Norway
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

Stayed for four nights in October. Room in first floor against back room, no view. Stayed before in a great room in forth floor with small terrace with a great view towards the mews, missed this feature!

Room small, but with big bathroom with a great shower, and the cleaning of the room was good. Carpets on floor.

Breakfast good for a continetal buffet. The hotel bar was very quite, and this reflected the choices on beers, with just two brands in bootles.

Close to subway, both Lancaster Gate and Bayswater.

Disappointing that on a hotel with this rate for rooms don´t provide free wi-fi - this is expected in 2012.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

The hotel rooms are quite small and the building is just about heratige listing.The breakfast and dinner meals were good.The lift to meals area is very small,two people with cases will struggle.Opposite to Hyde Park which is worth a walk through.The hop on hop off bus is not far from the hotel.

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled with friends
    • 3 of 5 stars
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1 Thank rob h
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2012

we stayed in this hotel when we went to see the last night of the proms in September. For just one night this hotel was okay but such a small room for the price. Our bathroom was bigger than our actual room. The room overall was very clean and the bed very comfortable. The breakfast was the biggest dissapointment as we thought we would get a cooked breakfast and told when we arrived to the restaurant that we had to pay another £10 each if we wanted a cooked breakfast, seeing as we payed nearly £100 for the room (that was tiny) you would think you would get a decent breakfast. The location is really good for the tube station and also hyde park. Very nice hotel but wouldnt come again as too highly priced.

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled with family
    • 2 of 5 stars
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1 Thank Gemma D
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

Positives: The Commodore looks very impressive as you walk up and is a nice hotel in a good location. The rooms are a fine size. The shower is powerful. The beds are comfortable.

Negatives: It is ROASTING hot with no air con, even in autumn we couldn't sleep for the heat. Our shower was broken (but someone did fix it quickly). My bed sheets were ripped. I really wouldn't recommend the restaurant - at breakfast there was a long queue to get seated. Luckily there was only two of us so we got a table quicker. The food was ok and service okish. We went down for dinner as we'd had a long day and we were the only people there (on a Sat nght!). The waitresses weren't particularly good even with so few customers and the food was average to say the best (my friend who had come to meet us had burger and chips and her chips were completely bizarre - really greasy with no potato inside)... The lift is teeny.

Overall: We got a good deal (£119 on booking.com) and it was handy for us as we were visiting Kensigton Palace (it's right across the road from the lovely Kensington Gardens) but I was slightly disappointed but not enough to warn people off at all.

Room Tip: Our room was very warm and we were on the top floor - perhaps lower floors would be cooler
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  • Stayed September 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars
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1 Thank S-M2210
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Huntsville, Alabama
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73 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2012

This hotel is in quit area and close to Underground Stop. Room was not big but if your just looking to visit London nothing wrong with this place. Also a nice pub close by. The breakfast was decent and not bad to start your day off. Across the street from Hyde Park.

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars
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Scarborough, Maine
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2012

The Commodore is a quietly stately hotel, located in the Bayswater section of London, just off of Hyde Park. The rooms, which come in varying sizes, are simple and very comfortable. The hotel offers a continental buffet breakfast and full dinner (dinner menu is very good, but service can be a little slow at times). The entire front (Reception), restaurant and housekeeping staff is very responsive and helpful.

Located close to public transportation [taxis/bus and tube (subway)] it is very convenient to access Central London as well as long-distance rail and air service.

Whenever my wife and/or I are in London, The Commodore is our "home".

Room Tip: Given the speed of the service provided, if you are on a tight time-table [i.e. business meeting; pl...
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  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank CARL T
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Property: Commodore Hotel
Address: 50 Lancaster Gate | Hyde Park, London W2 3NA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style:
#378 Luxury Hotel in London
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Commodore Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 82
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Townhouse Hotel situated in quiet Victorian Square, just steps from Hyde Park and five minutes by bus to Oxford street and Marble Arch. Paddington station is a walk away. Commodore is renowned for it's tranquil setting, offering a homely and welcoming atmosphere in the bustling city. Originally, three Victorian Town houses, Commodore is unique in its combination of styles with traditional Victorian romantic elegance coupled with modern interior design. Its quirky charm and great location see customers returning again and again. There is also a small fitness studio. Room service is available 24 hours. ... more   less 
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