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Blades Hotel

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I will definitely try this hotel again, should i visit london. Even a good location near victoria does not makes this place more than sverage price. Also, staff repsonse by email was so quick that i was not worried about reservation. Breakfasts were without additional payment. Like other old buildings, my room was tiny but bearable for a few days....

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bladeshotel, Manager at Blades Hotel, responded to this review

We would like to emphasize that the room sizes for a budget hotel of our standing are actually generous in size, and all our single rooms have a double bed, except one very small single which we sell at a very cheap rate. The older member of staff referred to is no longer employed here, which is good. We thank...

Franklin, Indiana, USA
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Ok, so this hotel is small. It seems to be a converted apartment unit. I would guess it has less than 15 units total. It is part of a 4 story, blocklong building. The room was small by U. S. standards, but nicely appointed. It was very quiet and we felt very safe. The staff are incredibly kind and helpful....

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Vantaa, Finland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Excellent location with all different transport options around the corner and still very quiet neighbourhood. Our family (5persons) enjoyed our stay, children slept well and enjoyed breakfast. No more need to look a hotel in London as we'll be back.

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N.Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights and it was everything I needed it to be ! I was visiting friends living in London but in two different directions so I wanted to be located in central London . Blades was perfect for arriving from Gatwick on Gatwick express and for a female travelling alone . The staff were friendly at all...

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights whilst visiting London. The location is great just 5 minutes wlk from the railway station and tube. The hotel itself has more the feel of a friendly B & B as it's in an old victorian house. So there are no lifts but the staff offered to take our lugage upstairs if we wanted. Every...

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Berkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On arrival I was unexpectedly upgraded from a single to a triple room at no extra cost. All amenities were there (tea, coffee, hairdryer). Plenty of hot water in the shower which was clean and powerful. Bed was very comfortable indeed - I don't normally sleep well in hotels but slept very well here. Breakfast is simple continental style but...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here after a recommendation from a friend and was not disappointed. We arrived after a very early flight and our room was ready. Only 2 of us but we had been upgraded to a triple room! Rooms are small but as it's a converted house. .. what do you expect? Ours was very clean and the beds were...

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Reviewed 3 February 2017

As many others have said, a good value hotel, very close to Pimlico tube and the bus up towards Trafalgar Square and beyond. A pleasant, welcoming and comfortable hotel. I was upgraded to a larger room on arrival, which was a unexpected bonus and I enjoyed the extra space. Plesant interior and furnishings, friendly, helpful staff. Attractive breakfast room and...

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Bolzano, Italy
Reviewed 29 January 2017

The Blades is the perfect place if you don't like standardised hotel chains. Very near Victoria Station (perfect if you get to London by Gatwick Express) and Pimlico, in a quiet and beautiful surrounding, the hotel is a very traditional, simple (but with very good taste) and cosy place to stay. The staff is very friendly and helpful, breakfast (included)...

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Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

A great value place to stay within easy walk of Victoria and Westminster. Staff friendly and more accommodating than value chain hotels. Great continental breakfast. Small comfortable and clean rooms. Will visit again.

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Time spent in Pimlico is a slower-paced affair than most other Central London neighbourhoods. This largely residential area orderly arranged beside the Thames, is a treasure trove of quaint pubs, subtle architectural charms and local boutiques. Here, art lovers thrill at the chance to visit the world class Tate Britain gallery for its collection of British art from the 1500s to the present. For peace and quiet and some downtime spent along the Thames, Pimlico is highly recommended.
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Address: 122 Belgrave Road, London SW1V 2BL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Pimlico , Victoria
Price Range: €106 - €221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Blades Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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#324 Family Hotel in London
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“Rooms at the back are quieter, but the road is not very noisy anyway”
 of 5 bubbles therealneilski, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Been here twice. Both rooms have been absolutely fine.”
 of 5 bubbles ianr112, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the ground floor with a courtyard view: silence is guaranteed”
 of 5 bubbles Frog-Globetrotterin, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I had room 7 which was a great little room.”
 of 5 bubbles BeverleyC518, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Avoid top/3rd floor - rooms 15, 12 & 13 I think”
 of 5 bubbles 813rayb, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
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