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    Excelsior Hotel London

    41 &42 Argyle Square, London WC1H 8AP, England
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          Reviewed 13 December 2013 via mobile

          We spent two nights at this hotel which is very close to St Pancras station and on a quiet street. The room was very small, bathroom very dated and our room was in the basement you could hear every movement on the floor above. The...More

          1  Thank Gemini295
          Response from Mr Patrick P, Manager at Excelsior Hotel LondonResponded 3 February 2014

          Dear Guest Thanks for your review and time taken to give us feedback As a result and after some consideration all rooms on the ground floor have now been carpeted and the laminate flooring removed. This has now stopped the noise coming down to the...More

          Reviewed 2 December 2013

          First of all, we had to pay to leave our bags since our room was not ready. The receptionist couldn't have been more rude. Then we were sent up to our room in which neither the blowdryer nor the fan worked. We then were woken...More

          1  Thank KJB819
          Response from Mr Patrick P, Manager at Excelsior Hotel LondonResponded 3 December 2013

          Dear Guest Thanks for your review We can certainly look into the issues that you have raised. It seems a slight exaggeration on your behalf in that the cleaning team came to your room at 8 am. They don't arrive until 930 am every morning....More

          Reviewed 23 November 2013 via mobile

          Stayed in the "family apartment" which is basically a dodgy top floor flat across the road. We arrived at the reception which looked very appealing so we were expecting to have a good night stay. But when we were shown to the flat we were...More

          1  Thank jh999
          Response from Mr Patrick P, Manager at Excelsior Hotel LondonResponded 3 February 2014

          Dear Guest We do appreciate your feedback and candid comments. We pride ourselves on cleanliness and making sure every single room is spotless. We regular inspect our cleaning staff and make sure they are doing their jobs properly. If there is anything not up to...More

          Reviewed 13 November 2013

          Just needed a bed in London for the night, booked the cheapest available, and was pleasantly surprised..eventually, after I found the hotel which is actually in the adjacent street to the address! The doorman took me 'next door' to the GF room at the back...More

          Thank 29Lilymead
          Response from Mr Patrick P, Manager at Excelsior Hotel LondonResponded 3 December 2013

          Dear Guest Thanks for your review and positive comments. We try to always offer competitive rates and clean accommodation. We hope to see you again in the future Manager Patrick

          Reviewed 10 November 2013 via mobile

          The rooms are small but it is perfect for somewhere to lay your head and a good price for London. It is on quite a quiet street which was unexpected! The staff were helpful and allowed us to leave our bags which were kept in...More

          Thank FloC582
          Response from Mr Patrick P, Manager at Excelsior Hotel LondonResponded 3 December 2013

          Dear Guest Thanks for your review We appreciate your positive feedback and kind words We are always looking at our reviews and are willing to learn and improve Manager Patrick

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          • USD 88 - USD 180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
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          • 14
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          • Bloomsbury / Euston / Kings Cross /St Pancras
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          archna14
          Is their a lift in hotel or apartment
          20 June 2017|
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          Response from Agatha K | Reviewed this property |
          No there are no lifts. The rooms are located in two other different buildings right next to the building with the reception. You have to climb stairs in order to get to the room
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          Jayceebee31
          From Melbourne as well. Was the shower and bathroom OK.Was you able to get them to,hold luggage? Any weaknesses you would advise? Staying 2 nights in October can you obtain a map of location or a business card if you get lost.please reply and in anticipation to whomever Thanks JCB.
          15 June 2016|
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          Response from Farhan A | Reviewed this property |
          Hi JCB. Bathroom and shower was ok. I would avoid room with sharing shower. The hotel hold luggage for small fee. I used citymapper app, it helped me getting around London easily.
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