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Ljubljana, Slovenia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel's biggest lack is their front desk staff, with rare exceptions. When we arrived, they charged us more than what we've booked it for. They didn't have any knowledge about the London attractions. The room was decent, not very spacy of course, but clean. Although there was a disturbing smell in the bathroom and the TV wasn't working properly....

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Before even arriving, my boyfriend who made the reservation (unfortunately without reading any reviews which all seem to say the same things) rang up the hotel and spoke to 'Mohammed'! Well how miserable he could be... before my boyfriend even had the answer to his questions, Mohammed - the supreme overlord of the front desk as named in previous reviews,...

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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Located near Paddington station and it is walking distance to Hyde and Kensington parks. The hotel also has restaurants and convenience stores nearby. The room is simply and tastefully decorated. The bed is comfortable and the TV has loads of channels! The bathroom is clean and works fine. No AC which doesn't really matter as we came during the cold...

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manchester
Reviewed 8 December 2016

If you ever feel like reliving an episode of Faulty Towers be sure to spend the night at this place. Mohammed, the supreme overlord of the front desk is the perfect example of giving the wrong person a little bit of power. Where do I start with the Prince William Hotel?....... on booking a double room through Expedia I immediately...

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Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

This hotel has very small rooms, but they have all you need for a short visit to the Capital. It's very clean and the courtesy set in the rooms is complete with tea, cream, coffee and chocolate. The bathroom is very small too, but the shower is comfortable. The near metro station is one of the most important plus. The...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This was exactly what we expected and what we needed. Location was great, short walk to Paddington station and Hyde Park. Compared to other prices in London, it was reasonable and affordable. We were in basement room which was good. Enough space, the bathroom was recently renovated and everything was cleaned every day. Staff stored out luggage when we arrived...

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Ormskirk
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night on business and thankfully it was just 1 night as only got a few hours sleep. This was due to 1) the noise & 2) the heat of the room. The windows are single glazed so the noise from the street is unbearable! The heating was on full blast and took hours to cool down....

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Thank Jamesclarke2013
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Helpful staff, clean and modern but small rooms. Have stayed here during the different seasons and would not recommend it in the summer as there is a distinct lack of air con and if you leave windows open it is rather noisy! Prefer this to other better 'class' hotels in London- down to earth and good location.

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Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

The place is in good location it's 15 min walk from Edgware road and near to underground stations but, the place is small the room is tiny the bed takes most of the room no place for any thing else the toilet is tiny and u can't move, the left is also very small I am a big guy I...

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Neath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Stayed on the 30th October 2016. Reception staff didn't speak very good English which meant that the check in process took longer than usual - there was also some confusion with the booking and the man on reception was very rude in his approach. The customer service was very poor. Unfortunately, other than the location there is nothing good about...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
18th-century corner period-listed building that combines Victorian and modern design, with all our 49 rooms fully refurbished. Just a few minutes' walk from Paddington tube and train station (with an express service to Heathrow airport), we are less than 5 minutes' walk from Hyde Park and just 2 miles from Buckingham Palace. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Prince William Hotel

Address: 42 - 44 Gloucester Terrace, London W2 3DA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Paddington / Maida Vale
Price Range: $113 - $236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Prince William Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 49
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“Don't stay in the basement - people obviously open the windows and smoke...... the rooms smell”
  • Lovely view from my room - explains the smell and gives that proper behind the bike sheds experi
 of 5 bubbles markor289, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try for a room at the back of the hotel, as the street noise level can be high in this neighbourhood.”
 of 5 bubbles donaldb631, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Good location but noisy”
 of 5 bubbles mepke17, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“DO NOT get the basement/street side rooms!!!”
 of 5 bubbles M7594FOmichaelr, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Do not take room 37, next to noisy road.”
 of 5 bubbles JKuo89, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
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