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196 Bishopsgate

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Savoy, Illinois
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This apartment was even better than advertised. It is literally a 2 minute walk from Liverpool Street Station, so you have easy access to the Tube. More important for us, we had an early flight from Stansted Airport on Monday morning, and the Stansted Express leaves early from Liverpool Station on Mondays, so we were able to walk to the...

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Norwich, Norfolk, UK
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Only stayed here for one night but an excellent central location. Comfortable room and bed. Kitchen was not used but could be a bonus if staying for longer periods. Right next to Liverpool Street stations and tube plus loads of eateries close by. Reception staff all friendly.

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Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Absolutely the best way to stay the convenience of a horel reception with the feel of your own home. Wont bother staying in a hotel again as you can hang out with friends. Clean well presented and reasonably priced.

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Reviewed 23 September 2016

We arrived several hours delayed into London so I was very thankful this hotel was so conveniently located to Liverpool station, which is why we stayed here instead of somewhere cheaper. The front desk is always manned so we had no problems with such a late check-in. This would have been a nice place to stay if we were in...

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Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

It is 10,o clock from liverpool street station , I stayed in 2 bed appartment , it is not same as it look like in picture , it is good place for family , they don't tell 2 bed and 1 both on we page , which come as surprise for me , reception people are good and cooperative. All...

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Dublin
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

I arrived late. Outside was noisy people on the street drinking making noise. Reception was poor. Reception staff average. Rooms were dirty. You can hear everything apartments up stairs people suit cases. No air conditioning in the rooms. Plug sockets are not proper 3 pin square but 3 pin round had to swap the bed light for my charger. There...

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Puerto Rico
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We had a two bedroom apartment in the fifth floor. Furniture and beds were comfortable. As other have mentioned the place feels a bit claustrophobic since the doors are heavy and automatically close and the bathroom is tiny. In our case we were in apt 506. The living area and one of the bed rooms had air conditioning but the...

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McKinney, Texas
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We had a room with a kitchen, den, and bedroom. All was wonderful. But the air conditioning is not great, but it sufficed. Staff was friendly. Room was clean and location to the tube station was perfect! Just across the street from Liverpool station.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Spent 2 nights in an 2 bed apartment. There were 5 of us so we had a camp bed aswell. The location is fine although, for those who don't know the area, Liverpool Street station area can be a bit busy, dirty and crowded, particularly on a night, and feels unsafe. There are areas in London that feel safer although...

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Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We have stayed here on three separate occasions and have loved it every time. It is close to everything and the Liverpool Street Station is right across the street. Among the rooms, it features two penthouse suites that are two stories high and have gorgeous views of the street below. Plus one of the penthouses has a private garden terrace...

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From its ancient past as a Roman trading outpost to its 21st century status as the wealthiest square mile in the world, the financial district known simply as “The City” is one of London's most historic and fascinating neighbourhoods. Here high rise office towers such as Norman Foster’s Gherkin mingle with Roman ruins and architectural marvels from virtually every era in between, including Christopher Wren's glorious St.Paul's Cathedral, and John Soane's dauntingly classicist Bank of England. This neighbourhood is also home to some of the finest restaurants and plushest hotels in Europe, in addition to an assortment of of watering holes, upscale shops, and Tube stations. During the week, the City is abuzz with white collar workers going about their business; the weekend sees this area turn into a quiet haven for sightseers.
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Additional Information about 196 Bishopsgate

Address: 196 Bishopsgate | Liverpool Street, London EC2M 4NR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > City of London
Price Range: $231 - $414 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — 196 Bishopsgate 4*
Number of rooms: 48
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#168 Family Hotel in London
#213 Romantic Hotel in London
#226 Business Hotel in London
#281 Luxury Hotel in London
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“Top floor in the back was nice and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles DallasLadyT, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“we stayed in room 406 you could see the top of the Gerkin i doubt you'd get much better as its a very built up area.”
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  • sink it sits higher than a regular sink
  • Bedroom It had a three door mirrored wardrobe on the right with a safe and draws
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 of 5 bubbles kebab69, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Good value for a base in London”
 of 5 bubbles sohoman1, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Avoid studio apartments if you are wanting accommodation for two in a sensible bed”
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 of 5 bubbles 202janeh202, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“You won't have a view of much, but it's a quiet place amongst all the noise outside.”
 of 5 bubbles sw0dell, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
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