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Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 July 2011

We booked this hotel because it was reasonably central and close to a tube station so we could spend the evening in central London. Parking was a bit of an issue and we ended up a 15 minute walk away. The photos on here unfortunately make it look better than it is. Not being a negative person I am struggling...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 July 2011

This hotel is disgusting the worst by far!!!! The rooms are extremely tiny its shocking I only stayed here as all the hotels in London were fully booked on the 9th July as London was very busy in that period. The room was £75 per night and if u wanted 2 people in the room you had to pay an...

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1Thank BellaB_10
Delhi
Reviewed 9 July 2011

Stayed at this hotel just for one night in London before i shifted to the Holiday Inn. This is a small hotel with just around 50 rooms. London being very expensive, i booked this hotel because the tariff was 110 pounds a night. However, the rooms were very small for my comfort. The bathroom was dirty once i checked in...

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2Thank DelhiGlobeTrotter
Reviewed 26 June 2011

We were almost put off staying here because of the bad reviews however the staff were polite and helpful, the room whilst on the small side was spotless and even though we were at the front of the hotel we weren't bothered by traffic noise. Breakfast was a bonus! Conveniently located and at a good price we would stay here...

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1Thank Purplegiddy
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 June 2011

For the price the hotel was very good. I was happy with my stay and will book again.

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1Thank voyager8472
Aalborg, Denmark
Reviewed 17 June 2011

This hotel is rather good value for money. We lived in a new/modernized part of the hotel, nice quite and clean room, good location in West London close to shopping, museums etc. Internet in the lobby/breakfast area.

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Broadstairs, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 April 2011

On arrival the receptionist (who i believe could be the managers daughter) was rude and spoke to us like children, she was the one with the language barrier not us! We were not shown to our room (which was in the basement). We had to drag our suitcases down a horror movie starcase or squish into the tiniest lift in...

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3Thank sammiebabe88
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 March 2011

Good price & location (close to tube, shopping street (High Street Kensington), wi-fi in the room for free BUT very small room, and this smell of never renovated walls and bathroom. Quite noisy if the window is from the road side. Not amasing, but for two nights is too much (1 night you can manage - close everywhere).

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Thank blaszka
London
Reviewed 10 December 2010

The hotel is well located and cleaned but it is very outdated. For the price we paid for that room there would have been much better alternatives in the area.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 December 2010

I didn't stay here out of choice, it was booked for me by my boss. To be honest after reading the reviews on here I was pretty nervous about my stay at the Oliver and I was right to be. The manager was friendly when I arrived but the phone rang when I was checking in and he was very...

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South Kensington
With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque white washed mansions, and placid garden squares, it's easy to see the charms of South Kensington. And with superb access to Hyde Park, Holland Park and Kensington Gardens, as well as the largely child-friendly and mostly free Museum Quarter (not to mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall) such charms are easy to make the most of. As welcoming and cosmopolitan as it is reserved and residential, South Kensington is always a hit with visitors.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Oliver Hotel

Address: 198 Cromwell Road | Earl's Court, London SW5 0SN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > South Kensington
Price Range: RM370 - RM768 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Oliver Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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“Take a back room away from the main road, which could be noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles alexingohr, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No choice given just allocated one”
 of 5 bubbles soleprovider1, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I got a double in suite room and slept great!”
 of 5 bubbles 326sandral326, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Be prepared for a slightly 'odd breakfast' - if you know in advance, then you won't be disappointed!”
 of 5 bubbles dougr574, 9 Apr 2016 | Read review
“rooms at the back of the hotel will be quieter”
 of 5 bubbles kaznjoeManchester, 1 Oct 2015 | Read review
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