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West Two London

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Reviewed 17 September 2013

We weren't expecting much of this place after reading previous reviews, and we weren't disappointed, although contrary to those previous reviews we were quite happy with the staff who were all polite. The chap at reception was courteous and apologised that our room was at the top, on the fourth floor with no lift. I'm 64 and was knackered by...

Thank Hoozit
The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 27 March 2013

There are a great many things to be said about this hostel's shortcomings (I would refer you to the other reviews for an accurate and nearly complete description), but I'd like to take this opportunity to focus on the positives. I've stayed in a number of hostels throughout the UK and the rest of Europe, but certainly not all of...

3Thank patrizioaia
Bratislava, Slovakia
Reviewed 16 November 2012

We staid in a room for two. Clean enough, basin in the room is a positive point. Tiolets not so bad, they cleaned it several times a day, breakfast good enough if you can do with toast, butter, peanut butter, jam, cereals. Kitchen big, clean but not enough dishes - take yours and you will be happy. Nice personnel at...

Thank Nela N
Reviewed 30 October 2012

AVOID THIS PLACE - Honestly I haven’t met anyone happy staying there in this hostel. It’s a filthy place to be around. STUFF – especially at the reception – worst customer services I’ve ever received. Manager it would be better for him to be a security officer instead, very unfriendly blonde gnome. This company is bunch of liars, and its...

Thank Dennis A
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2012

On certain hostel websites, West Two gets less than desirable reviews. People complain about the bed linens, the lack of meals served, the noise. I'm a pretty finicky, girly traveller, and this hostel is actually great. Firstly, the location in Hyde Park is superb. You're just about a ten minute walk from two Tube station stops, a 2 minute walk...

1Thank Jenna H
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 8 August 2012

We booked this hotel for four nights during the Olympic period and moved into another hotel (unrefunded) after the first night because it was too unbearable. My boyf and I have travelled for months on end though Southeast Asia and Europe and have never come across such dirty, smelly, run down and dysfunctional accommodation. When we arrived at the hostel,...

Thank Dece83
Manly, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 1 July 2012

Where to begin. Possibly the worst week of my life. An interesting experience here at the west two ranging from bed bugs, clogged loos and creeps always waiting to greet you straight out of the shower door. I felt cleaner before I went into the shower and was exposures to that mould driven box, being touched by the shower curtain...

2Thank Jessie J
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 24 February 2012

This place is cheap, and if you stay there you will see a lot of London, because you will get out of the place as soon as you wake up and come back very late. The location is excellent. There are two underground stations in just some minutes of walk, there is also several bars, shops and banks, even though...

1Thank Andres_and_Angela
Reviewed 28 November 2011

The hostel is in good location, good transport links, 20 minutes walking to Oxford St. Nice to visit Hyde PArk and museums around Kensington. But complained with the booking hostel, as I booked for 2 nights in a double bed, private room and When i arrived they said there is no double bed only single beds but still private room....

Thank PogoFerreira
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 14 August 2011

I got bed bugs which I thought were mosquito bites!!! @ room 14 or 26! It was really bad and the beds squeaks easily, can't sleep. We stayed for a week and 1 of the 5 days was booked! We found another hostel near the area and it was the same owner! we paid 3 extra pounds for leaving our...

1Thank Tiger W

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As West London's friskiest corner, Notting Hill more than manages to retain plenty of the same appeal that's brought the affluent area so much worldwide attention. In this attractive cobblestoned neighbourhood, a delectable variety of eateries, independent shops, galleries and street vendors offer a delightful window into how to live the good life in London, with each presenting visitors with an experience that's a little more idiosyncratic and endearing than the last. Travelers looking to forage for antiques should be sure to visit the Portobello Road Market on Saturdays, the largest antiques market in the United Kingdom.
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Additional Information about West Two London

Address: 22-23 Kensington Gardens Square | Bayswater, London W2 4BE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Notting Hill
Price Range: $436 - $1,019 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 150
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“Get nice bunk beds, change your attitude(be friendlier and polite) and get water kettles in every room. Keep an eye on the toilets and showers more often, please. ”
Linzerr, 28 Aug 2014 | Read review
“All the rooms have bunk beds.”
675aprils, 25 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Inform in advance about towels not being available, so I can take one from home. Keep everything clean and mended.”
, 11 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Try not to get a room on the top floor :P Really narrow steps.”
Max_Swift, 13 Jan 2014 | Read review
“There are some good hostels in Baswater area which I would recommend it's Smart Hyde Park Inn. Palace hostel, SandeAlle one of the LHA hostels,”
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DennisA856, 30 Oct 2012 | Read review
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