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Breda, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
Reviewed 12 October 2013

The "Hour Glass" is a great place to stay. The people who work there are so kind and actually they welcame us at 7 o'clock in the morning. I stayed only one day but it was enought time to get personal opinion. You know, London is a big city and you can easily get lost but they helped us how...

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Hastings, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2013

Staff allowed us to store our luggage there before check in. No noise from having a pub underneath. Large breakfast and good value for the price. Area near bus route. Staff happy to help. Comfy bed. Very clean. Would return.

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1Thank Blackmogg
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2013

Thank u for all, best staff...very attentive..I will come back here in second holiday promise, to be honest the price its ok, not very far from the centre and its so good..unexpectable..sebastian and mariana thanks a lot for all

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Thank MihaelaTofan
Reviewed 23 September 2013

It is very difficult to find a budget place with some quality in London. This hotel ticks all the boxes, it is pretty central with easy access to the heart of London. The staff is very helpful, nice, professional and very attentive. The manager - Seb will go an extra mile to provide really good service. Would definitely come back.

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Thank GinaChang1120
Reviewed 20 September 2013

The rooms are very nice and clean. Me and my girlfriend stayed in freshly decorated en suite double room on the ground floor. We have been upgrated for en suite free of charge, which was great. Sebastian, the manager did our loundry after long travel across Europe without taking even a penny, that is what i am talking about! Loved...

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Thank petran555555
Reviewed 20 September 2013

To be honest you do not many plases like that anymore, the atmosfere and approach from the staff, i have to admit they are very attentive, always happy to help giving you the best advice aver to get to the places, especially SEB :)

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Thank monica555555
Reviewed 14 September 2013

It is warm, clean, really friendly! Not that central, districkt is not that beautifull, but there are a lot of busses to the centre (including Victoria Station) and a straight bus to Elephant and Castle tube station from Gatwick airport. Reasonable price! Thanks a lot, your attention and humor were so needed in these rainy days in London.

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Thank Terwaz
Reviewed 6 September 2013

I would say, I really love it, all people whose coming in here, all staff working here, even though being away from home I felt like home from home, if you understand what I mean. Place itself ticks all boxes as well, great kitchen, great showers and the pub downstairs. Spot on!

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1Thank kieron59
Reviewed 30 August 2013

I stayed in the hour glass hotel with my partner and I loved every minute of it. The rooms were clean, the beds were comfy and the breakfast was just what we needed to start our day of touring around London. The best part of our stay was the bar staff. They were very helpful and polite. Lauren was the...

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1Thank Betlinch
Bexhill, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2013

hey too all those who have said REALLY BAD THINGS i hate that you are so picky if you had payed any attention to WHAT this place is you wouldnt say anything cos it will be a long time yet before the surounding area clears up . if you wanted 7stars !! you could have gone somewhere else i had...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hour Glass is a basic, budget hotel, situated near Central London in multicultural area. Guests at this hotel get to enjoy the benefits of being located above a traditional quiet and cosy little pub with reasonably priced beverages. This atmospheric Victorian pub is a great place to soak up a real taste of traditional English life. You can relax with a drink and pizza or enjoy a game of cards, darts and domino, watch sports on the big screen or simply listen to the music. We are close to: Elephant & Castle - the nearest two underground lines (Northern & Bakerloo) and train station, where you can also find big shopping centre and famous in the whole world Night Club - Ministry of Sound with five different rooms to enjoy your boogie nights; Oval Cricket Ground; Kennington Park; War Museum with free of charge admission; Brixton Academy with loads of various events. Burgess Park with a water pond, where you can relax and play all kind of sport including tennis and football it is only 3 minutes away; Old Kent Road with loads of various cuisine restaurants and buffets, internet cafes, night shops and clubs - 5 min. East Street Market - old fashioned market with fresh groceries and other things - 10 min; Millwall Football Ground - 25 min; ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hour Glass Hotel

Address: 131 Beaconsfield Road | Walworth, London SE17 2BX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: $90 - $178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hour Glass Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 6
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