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Calgary
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Booked last minute through hotwire just for a night. Nothing bad to say about the property. Check in was fast and the staff was friendly. I travel a lot and the cleanliness of the room was second to none. One block off of Bayswater so its near the tube and Hyde Park. A great little property that I'll consider for...

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Hotel-Manager-BW110, General Manager at BEST WESTERN The Cromwell, responded to this review

Dear David J I would like to thank you for taking the time to post your review online after your recent stay with us here at Best Western The Cromwell. It is great to see that you have enjoyed your short stay with us here and taken advantage of our central location. Once again I would like to thank you...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good location for people wanting to visit the National History museum, Harrods and the V and A as they are just a few minutes down the road. Good sound proofing on the room but the AC unit in the actual room was very noisy. Very small rooms but that is standard in London, clean and the breakfast buffet had an...

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Hotel-Manager-BW110, General Manager at BEST WESTERN The Cromwell, responded to this review

Dear Helen T, I would like to thank you for taking the time to post your review online after your recent stay with us here at Best Western The Cromwell. It is great to see that you have enjoyed your short stay with us here and taken advantage of our central location. Once again I would like to thank you...

Alverstoke, Hampshire, UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Second time at the BW Cromwell Steet and stayed for two nights over remembrance weekend. Got good value room rates with breakfast via web search. Close to Royal Albert Hall and South Kensington and Gloucester Road tubes very close. Room was a basement one and better than the one we had to change last time due to mustiness. The room...

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Hotel-Manager-BW110, General Manager at BEST WESTERN The Cromwell, responded to this review

Dear jscivs, I would like to thank you for taking the time to post your review online after your recent stay with us here at Best Western The Cromwell. It is great to see that you have enjoyed your short stay with us here and taken advantage of our central location. Once again I would like to thank you for...

Lombard, Illinois
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Cromwell is near a tube stop (5 min walk), is clean, has a nice staff, has a small bar, and is near a few good restaurants and pubs. Rooms are generally small but not out of line with other London hotels. I would recommend this for couples or single travelers.

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Hotel-Manager-BW110, General Manager at BEST WESTERN The Cromwell, responded to this review

Dear treader811 I would like to thank you for taking the time to post your review online after your recent stay with us here at Best Western The Cromwell. It is great to see that you have enjoyed your short stay with us here and taken advantage of our central location. Once again I would like to thank you for...

Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is situated perfectly for the museums of London. It is very close to a tube station and lies on the Piccadilly Line so easy to get to theatre district and Covent Garden. The hotel itself is great. A continental and full English breakfast buffet was included in the price and staff are very friendly and helpful. We arrived...

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Hotel-Manager-BW110, General Manager at BEST WESTERN The Cromwell, responded to this review

Dear Teezer32 I would like to thank you for taking the time to post your review online after your recent stay with us here at Best Western The Cromwell. It is great to see that you have enjoyed your short stay with us here and taken advantage of our central location. Once again I would like to thank you for...

Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although I have stayed here before it is really a hotel for short business stays when you are likely to be spending most of your time in meetings and looking for somewhere to sleep at night. The rooms are fairly basic with sometimes small and awkward shaped bathrooms. I had a garden room (which had a large decked outside area...

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Hotel-Manager-BW110, General Manager at BEST WESTERN The Cromwell, responded to this review

Dear alan a I would like to thank you for taking the time to post your review online after your recent stay with us here at Best Western The Cromwell. It is great to see that you have enjoyed your short stay with us here and taken advantage of our central location. Once again I would like to thank you...

Reviewed 16 December 2016

This has always been our choice of stay in London for the location and the clean rooms. It isn't as big as some of the other hotels along this road but the beds are comfortable, bathrooms ver clean and the staff are helpful enough.

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Hotel-Manager-BW110, General Manager at BEST WESTERN The Cromwell, responded to this review

Dear Ivysdam, Many thanks for your comments. I shall pass them onto the team. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Kind regards Hotel Manager

Albi
Reviewed 14 December 2016

The reception staff were polite but abrupt and not at all welcoming. The room was in the basement, was very small and claustrophobic. The bathroom was so small that if you bent down, you would burn yourself on the radiator. However, everywhere was clean, the beds comfortable and it was good to have a kettle for making tea/coffee/chocolate. It was...

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Hotel-Manager-BW110, General Manager at BEST WESTERN The Cromwell, responded to this review

Dear Divasboss, Thank you very much for leaving your review. We do have larger rooms at Best Western Cromwell however due to availability we were unable to upgrade guests on this occasion. For that I apologise. Once again thank you for leaving your comment. Kind regards Hotel Manager

Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

I recently stayed at this hotel with my grandparents (we had 2 rooms) Our room was fine - very tiny. Hardly room to get dressed. But had a nice decking and table and chairs outside (and we were on the first floor) the air con/ heating unit was very loud but kept the room warm for us. Bed was comfortable...

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Hotel-Manager-BW110, General Manager at BEST WESTERN The Cromwell, responded to this review

Dear Tripadvis0rnewbie, Thank you for your feedback which certainly helps us to monitor and improve our services. I apologise for the shortfall in service issues you encountered during your visit. I have today shared your feedback with the team and they also join me in apologising for the service issues you experienced. Thank you once again for bringing this to...

Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here whilst in London for a few days. We booked using our Avios points and, because it was classed as a 4 star hotel by Avios, we had high expectations. Fundamentally this isn't a 4 star hotel. To be fair to the Best Western, they don't claim it is so it's our own fault for...

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Hotel-Manager-BW110, General Manager at BEST WESTERN The Cromwell, responded to this review

Dear Dan_Em_Lancs_UK We appreciate your kind feedback and were really happy to read that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you and we look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind Regards Hotel Manager

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With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque white washed mansions, and placid garden squares, it's easy to see the charms of South Kensington. And with superb access to Hyde Park, Holland Park and Kensington Gardens, as well as the largely child-friendly and mostly free Museum Quarter (not to mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall) such charms are easy to make the most of. As welcoming and cosmopolitan as it is reserved and residential, South Kensington is always a hit with visitors.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Traditional 3 Star hotel rated 4 Star Guest Satisfaction through the AA scheme. Housed in 19th Century Victorian building less than 100m (1 minute walk) from Gloucester Rd Station. Excellent transportation links to Central London and London Heathrow, London Gatwick and City Airport as well as Stanstead. No more than 10 mins walk to the Victoria & Albert Museum as well as the Science and National History Museums and a 5 minute bus journey to the World Famous Harrods ... more   less 

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Address: 110-112 Cromwell Road, Kensington, London SW7 4ES, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > South Kensington , Kensington and Hyde Park
Price Range: $139 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN The Cromwell 3*
Number of rooms: 85
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“Make sure that you do not book a basement room.”
 of 5 bubbles divasboss, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Even though we where on the main road we got a good nights sleep.”
 of 5 bubbles 314debbief, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“basement rooms have everyone walking passed to breakfast each morning and i imagine they are quite noisy”
 of 5 bubbles slacey81, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“At the back of the hotel, not facing on to the very busy Cromwell Road is certainly the quietest.”
 of 5 bubbles AndrewJ887, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room on the front side have good view.”
 of 5 bubbles Surend_traveller, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
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