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The Gateway Hotel

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Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

We reserved a room with booking.com early in the year as I bought my partner a musical ticket. We needed somewhere convenient for driving in to London, tubing in to central London and this was one of the cheaper options. We used JustPark, and the hotel was a 1 minute walk from where we parked the car. It was also...

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Stroud, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

I arrived late and I was greeted warmly, given a choice of the available rooms, and felt very well taken care of. The room was clean and well supplied with biscuits, ear plugs and free wifi. Great hotel and very reasonable. It is close to the tube and their is a lovely cafe opposite for breakfast.

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Rhondda, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Nice reasonably priced place. Not high end but comfortable and clean and situated in quite pretty grounds too. Felt safe and the staff made us feel welcome. This place could not make visiting the city any easier for getting around London if it tried. We were a 2 minute walk away from Clapham South tube station and we had no...

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Thank Celtickate89
County Wexford, Ireland
Reviewed 21 March 2016

If your looking for a cheap room for a weekend away this is a good option. There was 3 of us altogether, We stayed in a room for 3 for a 1 night stay. It was very reasonable in price and the rooms & bathrooms we're very clean. A perfect location for anyone visiting friends in Clapham or central London.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Stayed here at the weekend with my son as we were going to the Rugby at Twickenham and I have another son who live 10 mins from the Hotel. The room (17) was a twin. It had TV, Ensuite Shower/toilet and 2X 3 foot single beds. The room was clean (as was the Shower etc). Not the most comfortable beds,...

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Thank 1BigSean
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Good location, clean and tidy hotel and best ever welcome by the guy on reception. Very warm, friendly and funny, you are a star sir 👍👍. The rooms on the front do get some traffic noise, so may be better to avoid if possible.

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1Thank PaulKathryn1988
Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Positioned conveniently just outside of the underground makes it very easy to get to using the Northern Line. I went here with my gf and had no problems finding the place or needing to make any sort of rail adjustments to get to. It's situated perfectly away from the noise of central. Greeted at the door and the customer service...

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Thank Jamie C
Edenbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 December 2015

I called the hotel to make a last-minute booking, clearly stating it was for my colleague. The guy on reception was really helpful and even agreed for reception to stay open later for check-in. My booking confirmation came through which I then forwarded to my colleague. This is where the excellent customer services ended. My colleague was called at 9pm...

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3Thank Vanessa Y
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

I stayed here in September for two nights. Great location from Euston (7 stops on the Northern Line, about 25mins) and within a short walk from Clapham South tube station. Not too far a walk to see Clapham Common also. We used the hotel as a base for visiting friends in London and other places. Room, bedding, bathroom all spotless...

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the gateway for a week. It was great. The staff was super nice and they even stayed open later to allow for people to check in late. The internet sometimes would go out but as soon as we called the reception they would immediately reset the router and it would work. Really convenient and close to the...

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Address: 14 Balham Hill | Clapham Common, London SW12 9EB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Clapham / Battersea 
Price Range: RM366 - RM479 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Gateway Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Gateway Hotel London
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#42 Best Value Hotel in London
#343 Romantic Hotel in London
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“Twin rooms offer a double bed and a single.”
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“By the street can be noisy, but our room had a lot of natural light.”
KrisMic-2015, 14 Sep 2015 | Read review
“earplugs provided, room 3 was quiet but had no view.”
henry186338, 3 Mar 2015 | Read review
“rooms in back of hotel better as not facing the traffic.”
travelingrover, 1 Dec 2014 | Read review
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