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W London Leicester Square

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Zanesville, Ohio
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The room and the space was the nicest I have been in for a long time. The technology was next level for all the lighting, cinema screen, steam bath, you name it. Check-in was a little slow but not bad. Location in general was very nice. Being next to Chinatown was a nice plus with the availability of nice restaurants...

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WLondonLS1, W Insider at W London Leicester Square, responded to this review

Hello Dble-D, Thanks for sharing your experience here at W London. I believe by your room description that you stayed in one of our Screening Suites, that's an amazing treat! I wonder if you had the chance to try the shaking bed while watching any of the movies in our cinema system package included with your suite? Also thank you...

Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

best location for tourist, good roomservice. the problem is their room, its Very very small, bathroom is basicly in the wardobe. and the sink is in the bedroom, no seating area whatsoever.....and i am spg platinum so i assume its not the smallest room they got. i would come back again tough, but only becouse even with the small room,...

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WLondonLS1, W Insider at W London Leicester Square, responded to this review

Hello Jonathan H, Thank you for your review and great to hear that you had a fabulous stay overall! We much appreciate your loyalty to SPG properties and appreciate your feedback regarding the layout of your room. If you are coming back to London I would definitely recommend you looking into booking a Cool Corner or Studio Suite as they...

Maastricht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The great location for this hotel, made us go here. As my ankle was broken on 5th of january, being close to piccadilly, covent garden, busstops is ideal. Doormen were very nice and kind, and picked on their looks. Reception employees very friendly. Part of staying at a hotel is a nice breakfast, this wasn't included and we had to...

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WLondonLS1, W Insider at W London Leicester Square, responded to this review

Hello 74Yvette20, Thank you very much for your feedback. I appreciate the time you have taken to share your experiences with us here at W London Leicester Square. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your interactions with our staff with us and I have already shared your wonderful comments with the team as a reminder of what we...

UK
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Had booked a room with a king-size bed, only to be told on arrival that there weren't any. There were too few staff at check-in so there was a queue. Rooms are very trendy - too trendy for my liking TBH but maybe I am just old. Location is great for the West End. Need to work on their staff...

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WLondonLS1, W Insider at W London Leicester Square, responded to this review

Hello Bonio69, Thank you for spending some time to share your comments regarding your experience at W London. We appreciate your feedback regarding your check in experience and would like to look into your reservation with more detail. Wondering if you would have some time to reach us directly on 03464.dutymanagers@starwoodhotels.com so we can follow up? It is only with...

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Middlesex
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5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely rooms and great location for this hotel, but this is where it stops. Part of staying at a hotel is a nice breakfast, our experience was extremely poor and we had to walk out and find breakfast elsewhere. The hotel is in a tower block with reception on 1st floor, they send you down to the street level and...

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WLondonLS1, W Insider at W London Leicester Square, responded to this review

Good morning, Thank you for your feedback. I am really sorry to hear that your breakfast experience was not up to your expectations, and will definitely share your comments with our management team within W as well as with our partner Burger & Lobster to review and make adjustments where needed. I would be really interested to know if you...

Reviewed 12 March 2017

I had drinks in the bar here with friends. The service and drinks were very good, the price is expensive as you would expect for a central London hotel. The bar and wait staff went out of their way to make sure my friends and I were well taken care of.

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WLondonLS1, W Insider at W London Leicester Square, responded to this review

Hello Rob K! Thank you for sharing such a fabulous comments. I am glad to hear that you had an amazing time with your friends visiting W Lounge, and we hope to having you back anytime soon. All the best, Adrian Guevara W Insider

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Landmark hotel for Starwood Preferred Guests. A must visit if you haven't been there before but the location is an issue. If you are looking for quiet and peaceful stay.. this may not be the right choice for you. You can still hear music blastic into the middle of the night. We got into the Marvelous Suite, but I found...

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WLondonLS1, W Insider at W London Leicester Square, responded to this review

Hello Ernie W, Thank you very much for sharing your experience with us. W is a contemporary design lead lifestyle brand. Each W Hotel is designed to reflect the brand’s ongoing dedication and passion for innovation in design. The rooms are intended maximise space and offer a unique experience. We appreciate that the style may not be suited to everybody’s...

Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 March 2017

From start to finish the stay was perfect exactly what I had hoped for. Considering this was my first stay in a W hotel the service was second to none from the concierge staff to the porters, having unsuccessfully secured a reservation at Sushi Samba (6 weeks in advance), the concierge was fortunately able to secure one for us which...

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WLondonLS1, W Insider at W London Leicester Square, responded to this review

Hello Alex5089, Thank you for sharing your impressions about your stay here at W London. I am delighted to hear that our fabulous concierge team managed to reserve for your preferred plan (remember, Whatever/Whenever), and that your experience was up to what you would expect from a W Hotel. We hope you will be visiting us back anytime soon. Thank...

Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2017

You really could not be disappointed with this hotel and yes whilst the rooms may not be the run of the mill standard room thats one of the many things that makes this hotel stand head and shoulders above others. From checking in, to the bar to the front of house all the staff could not have been more polite...

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WLondonLS1, W Insider at W London Leicester Square, responded to this review

Dear Halfmoon187045, Thank you for your comments! Here at W London we definitely strive for offering a sharp design in our rooms that enhances and amplifies our guest experiences with a unique studio concept rooms for our Wonderful, Spectacular and Fabulous categories, and I am delighted that you enjoyed this as much as we do. Even more satisfied with your...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Massively impressed and will stay again. Upon entering the reception I was greeted by the familiar W fragrance which apparently is the same the world over. Having stayed at the W in Barcelona it felt weirdly familiar. The staff were MEGA friending in all my interactions and after I checked out even ironed a shirt for me without charge. That...

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WLondonLS1, W Insider at W London Leicester Square, responded to this review

Oh dear, barneyknutsford! Thank you for such a wonderful review! It is a pleasure to hear how pleasant your stay was, and specially knowing that it was our Talents (we don't call ourselves like that for no reason) what really made a difference! I am definitely sharing your comments with ALL teams as a reminder of what we do best....

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Staying in Soho

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Soho
The go-to district for a good time in London, Soho hosts a wealth of world-class theatres and a compelling lineup of cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars, and clubs. At Soho's core is London's original Red Light District and the epicenter of the LGBT scene – and thus the city's hottest nightlife. For shopping enthusiasts, Soho is not only the home of London's greatest concentration of boutique shops, but also the most strategic place to set off on a tour of the world's most celebrated department stores. In the southern part of the neighbourhood lies Chinatown, with its multitude of delicious and affordable restaurants. Closer to the Thames, Chinatown's narrow and teeming lantern-lit lanes spill onto the expansive hub of glitzy Leicester Square.
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Minibar
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sophisticated and quirky, glamorous and decadent, W London - Leicester Square crystallizes the quintessential dual personality of the British soul. Located steps away from theatre land, the catwalks of Brewer Street and Soho’s electric nightlife, the hotel - like the city itself - is a bold contrast of themes, colors, textures and characters. Experience luxury comfort and the vibrant decor of our rooms and suites, your ultimate pit stop. ... more   less 

Additional Information about W London Leicester Square

Address: London Leicester Square London Leicester Square 10 Wardour Street, London W1D 6QF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Soho , Leicester Square / Shaftesbury Avenue
Price Range: $424 - $806 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — W London Leicester Square 5*
Number of rooms: 192
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w London Leicester Square Hotel London
Hotel Style:
#64 Spa Hotel in London
#279 Luxury Hotel in London
#318 Business Hotel in London
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“I found the first floor room to be acceptably (and surprisingly) quiet. Probably there are better ones though.”
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“Bathroom in middle of the room.”
matth296, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the Chinatown side”
741robs, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask to have an outside window. Our window overlooked the fitness center.”
Dble-D, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
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