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Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2013

Tried to make reservations for May 1 - 4 and received an e-mail from Owners that they had lost their lease, landlord going to remodeled into a single family home. Owners of the wonderful B & B said they are retiring... Don't know why they have not taken down their website... Took 2 days to get the "we are closed"... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2013

We stayed for 4 nights, really enjoyed staying here - beautiful, cozy room (we ended up in the family room - nice and roomy for the 2 of us), very clean, comfortable beds and we had great sleeps, the room was very quiet. We had a good chuckle about the bathroom, as it was the size of the bathroom on... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2013

On a recent stay in London, the Cartref House B & B provided us with an extremely clean, efficient, and homey stay. The price was very reasonable in a city with high hotel rates. Cartref House is around the corner from the Victoria Coach (bus) Station where we arrived via National Coach bus (very clean and efficient) from Heathrow to... More 

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South Wales
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16 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2012

Cartref House provided us with a well sized twin room (actually double and single beds) with a spotlessly clean ensuite shower room. The room was fresh and airy and both beds were very comfortable. The breakfast was a lovely cooked English breakfast. The owners and staff were all very friendly and informative. The location was perfect for Victoria coach station... More 

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Carterville, Illinois
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75 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2012

Convenient location to Victoria Station, Hyde Park, Buckingham Palace etc. Nice upscale residential neighborhood with upscale only(?) dining choices. Derek is a good host. Good breakfasts. Room was up several flights of steep, narrow stairs. Tiny room, tinier bath, functional bed, sloping floors, clean. Adequate as a home base. Needs updating.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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71 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2012

Nice and small B&B , not far from Victoria station (10 min walk), The rooms are small and comfortable. The bathroom is a little too small and needs upgrade.Breakfast was fine and the owners were more than helpful

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Palo Alto, Calif
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2012

This B&B was recommended to us by friends who have stayed there several times over the years. We were not disappointed. Friendly, funny, and helpful proprietors. Comfy rooms with everything we needed and nothing more. (Family of four stayed in two rooms with twin beds.) Competitive rate for the central London location, clean comfy rooms, and hearty breakfast. (London hotel... More 

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2 Thank Getupandgo62
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3 reviews
Reviewed 8 July 2012

Amazing hospitality & genuine people!! Delightful stay! We will be back! :)

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Lakewood, California
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2012

The owners of the Cartref house was amazing. They were so nice with offering information, advice, and recommendations for everything from tourist spots, to dining and shopping. The breakfasts were good and the room was good. The bathroom was a little on the small side, but that seems to be very typical of central london as space is a valuable... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2012

I travel a lot and am very open-minded. I can accept that sometimes errors are made and I can usually work around them. However, I am quite disappointed about my experience with the Cartref House...not just about what happened, but about what didn't happen afterwards. Interestingly enough, upon reading some of the reviews on here, another couple had the SAME... More 

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Belgravia
Home to the vast majority of embassies and diplomatic residences in London, sophisticated and upscale Belgravia also boasts a wealth of luxury hotels, fine dining restaurants, and some of the city’s most stroll worthy lanes. While the prices here are high, taking a leisurely stroll through the streets of picturesque and elegant white stucco houses is free. Hyde Park and the Buckingham Palace Gardens are only a stone's throw away to the north, and some of Europe’s best shopping is nearby as well.
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Address: 129, Ebury Street | Belgravia, London SW1W 9QU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Belgravia , Victoria
Price Range: RM387 - RM876 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Cartref House Hotel London
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“Our room faced the street and we found it very quiet, even with the window open at night”
  • It was nice to spread out in our large family room
 of 5 bubbles Calgarytraveller2, 11 Feb 2013 | Read review
“Rooms on the lower floors are easier with suitcases as there are no elevators.”
 of 5 bubbles Bedtrav, 7 Jan 2013 | Read review
“Rooms are on three different floors; the rooms with windows overlooking the backyard are a bit quieter, especially if you leave the window open at night.”
 of 5 bubbles Getupandgo62, 10 Aug 2012 | Read review
“Closer to ground floor...lots of stairs and very narrow stairwell.”
 of 5 bubbles andyp170, 20 Jun 2012 | Read review
“avoid top floor if stairs give you trouble”
 of 5 bubbles union7jack, 16 May 2012 | Read review
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