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The Excelsior Hotel

42 Argyle Square, London, WC1H 8AP, United Kingdom
+44 207 837 0571

฿ 1,875+

Overall guest ratings

6.4/10 Good
Based on 1,265 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 4.0
  • 2.9
  • 2.7

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    About

    A stay at The Excelsior Hotel places you in the heart of London, minutes from British Library and close to King's College London. This hotel is close to St. Paul's Cathedral and London Zoo.

    Rooms

    Make yourself at home in one of the 28 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.

    Amenities

    Make use of convenient amenities, which include complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services.

    Business, Other Amenities

    Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, luggage storage, and a safe deposit box at the front desk.

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    Amenities

    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Internet
    • Parking
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Concierge service
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Air-conditioned
    • Pets not allowed
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    6.4 Good
    Based on 1,265 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      8.5 "85% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 6.2 "Service is ok."
      5.9 "59% said the reception staff was ok."
      5.8 "Only 58% thought the service was professional."
    • 4.0 "Internet is poor."
      3.5 "65% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 2.9 "Quite uncomfortable."
      0.9 "91% said rooms were small."
      4.9 "51% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.6 "94% criticized the small bathroom."
      0.8 "Air conditioning was criticized by 92%."
    • 2.7 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.5 "75% said rooms were dirty."
      2.1 "79% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.0 "60% thought it was rather dirty."
    • 2.7 "Awful rooms."
      0.9 "91% said rooms were small."
      1.7 "83% complained about the bathroom."
      2.5 "75% said rooms were dirty."
      4.9 "51% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.6 "94% thought they were poorly maintained."
      0.6 "94% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.5 "75% had problems with the shower."
      2.1 "79% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.6 "84% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      2.3 "For 77%, the rooms looked old."
      0.8 "Air conditioning was criticized by 92%."
      4.3 "57% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
    • 0.5 "Awful breakfast."
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    Overall rating

    6.4 Good
    Based on 733 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      8.7 "87% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 6.2 "Service is ok."
      6.1 "61% said the reception staff was ok."
      5.6 "Only 56% thought the service was professional."
    • 4.0 "Internet is poor."
      3.6 "64% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.2 "Quite uncomfortable."
      0.8 "92% said rooms were small."
      0.5 "95% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.0 "Air conditioning was criticized by 90%."
    • 2.8 "Awful rooms."
      1.6 "84% complained about the bathroom."
      0.8 "92% said rooms were small."
      2.1 "79% said rooms were dirty."
      0.6 "94% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.4 "76% had problems with the shower."
      1.9 "81% said the bathroom was dirty."
      0.5 "95% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.5 "85% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      1.6 "84% found problems with the furniture."
      2.3 "For 77%, the rooms looked old."
      1.0 "Air conditioning was criticized by 90%."
    • 2.3 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.1 "79% said rooms were dirty."
      1.9 "81% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.0 "60% thought it was rather dirty."
    • 0.6 "Awful breakfast."
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    Overall rating

    6.4 Good
    Based on 354 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 6.8 "Average value."
    • 5.9 "Service is ok."
      5.8 "58% said the reception staff was ok."
    • 3.9 "Internet is poor."
      3.8 "62% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.1 "Food is inedible."
    • 3.0 "Quite uncomfortable."
      0.8 "92% said rooms were small."
      4.4 "56% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.6 "94% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 2.5 "Awful rooms."
      0.8 "92% said rooms were small."
      1.7 "83% complained about the bathroom."
      4.4 "56% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.5 "75% said rooms were dirty."
      0.6 "94% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.9 "81% said the bathroom was dirty."
      0.6 "94% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.5 "75% found problems with the furniture."
      2.1 "79% had problems with the shower."
    • 2.3 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.5 "75% said rooms were dirty."
      1.9 "81% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.4 "66% thought it was rather dirty."
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    Overall rating

    6.5 Good
    Based on 177 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 6.5 "Service is ok."
      5.9 "59% said the reception staff was ok."
    • 4.0 "Internet is poor."
      3.7 "63% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.1 "Awful rooms."
      1.2 "88% said rooms were small."
      2.3 "77% complained about the bathroom."
      4.9 "51% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.8 "72% said rooms were dirty."
      0.6 "94% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.0 "90% criticized the small bathroom."
      3.1 "69% had problems with the shower."
    • 3.0 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.8 "72% said rooms were dirty."
    • 2.6 "Quite uncomfortable."
      1.2 "88% said rooms were small."
      4.9 "51% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      1.0 "90% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 2.3 "Terrible amenities."
      2.3 "77% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.5 "95% complained about the elevator."
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