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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

One of the things that I did not realize is that there is no lift - that was difficult for me as I had a room at almost the topmost floor. So that meant a huge luggage coming from Asia having to be lugged all the way up! The booking that I made was for a 24 sqm room and...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed at this hotel as part of a group. While my room, #103, was pretty decent (clean and very quiet, since it was at the back of the hotel), others of my group had some criticisms. A few of the rooms had mold in the showers, and the ones in the basement smelled. The people in my group who...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If your requirement from a hotel is a decent place to stay/sleep, this will fit into your criteria. Rooms are okay. Breakfast options are very limited. There is no lift. Location wise it is pretty good. Its just a small walk from Paddington train station and underground.

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Thank Swapnil S
Magelang, Indonesia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this hotel is very close to underground station and bus stop, every morning in the corner of the street there are someone who offer you to take a London tour by bus ( hop on hop off). The area of hotel is quite enough, but the room is to small for 2 big people like me and my friend. the...

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 March 2017

On arrival at this hotel (hostel) we were greeted by a very shabby reception room with ripped sofas. No hoover had been used in here and all the curtains were hanging off the rails.This hotel has the appearance of a cheap hostel rather than a hotel. The only good thing I can think to say about it was that the...

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Basic hotel in a central location. Has everything you need but it is very small, could hardly move in the bathroom and toilet and the room only just fits a double bed but it was fine for what we needed. Tea/coffee replaced daily. Didn't pay for breakfast but gave us breakfast anyway, we only had it on our last morning...

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Thank Kayley_13
Greenock
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Good location, very close to tube and train station. Short walk to Hyde Park. Rooms are not as seen in photos. Definitely a budget hotel. Needs a facelift. Carpets/curtains a bit grubby. Narrow stairs and no lift. We had room 303. Decent size, very small ensuite. Odd bits of furniture. Was very warm (almost too warm). Comfortable bed and clean...

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed at this "hotel" recently and was utterly disgusted with the state of the place! I am not one to moan or complain and having served in the forces have slept in some dubious places but I would never stay in this place again! The reception area looks like a taxi rank waiting room with a scabby sofa to sit...

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Dunstable, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This place is not as good as the pictures show the rooms are tiny, there is no hot water you have to hold the kettle down to use it we have scaffolding out side our window the nets are held up with string every time some one uses the tap you can hear it around the hotel we got out...

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Thank Mark S
Swansea County, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017

my room was ok except for the window which needed replacing as for the location its perfect hyde park is 5-10 minutes walk the station is 300 yards away there are some shops but you have to go to oxford street which is 20 mins away the least thing I liked was being charged 100 pounds deposit incase of damage...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Small Hotel housed in a listed building dating from the 1920s; situated in a tree lined square; 200 mts from Paddington station; walking distance to Hyde Park and Edware Road; Newly refurbished and reopened in Oct 2011. ... more   less 

Additional Information about So Paddington

Address: 6-8 Norfolk Square, London W2 1RS, England (Formerly Warwick Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: RM405 - RM1,219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — So Paddington 3*
Number of rooms: 31
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So Paddington Hotel London
Warwick Hotel London
London Warwick Hotel
Warwick London
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“While the hotel itself was quiet, the rooms at the front were subject to a lot of street noise. Ask for a room at the back of the hotel.”
UrbanTeacher, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Try to stay on first few floors if you have heavy luggage.”
, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“second floor is good idea for people who have a big suitcase”
faheemy, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 303 was fine. At the back and quiet. Also very warm.”
JohnGreenock, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“best to ask when booking”
962steve, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
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