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The Ventures Hotel

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The room I booked was a twin + single with en suite bathroom when taking grandson sightseeing. On arrival at 1730 on 26 Nov 2016 I was told the room on the 5th floor was not en-suite but there was a toilet/Shower room just down the hall. Where else could I go at that time on a Saturday evening in... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I booked the hotel for one night for myself and a friend. I explained that my friend was disabled and asked for an accessible room. When we arrived we were told our room was on the second floor. I re-iterated my instructions. They then gave us a basement room - not easily accessible. We were told that they are busy,... More 

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Southport, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our room 402 was cold and the Bed linen was minimal. We asked at reception for another blanket and were told that the room was warm enough and therefore we could not have anymore, and it was made plain that this was not a discussion. The radiator was never on. Tried this venue as was cheap for location, lesson learnt... More 

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Durham, ME
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Reviewed 1 week ago

...staff were friendly and accommodating. As noted in other reviews, physical condition is poor, shared toilet and shower down the hall was unexpected. Breakfast was hot and filling. Convenient to Tube stations. Glad we were only there to sleep.

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room at the hotel was quite good as the bed was very comfortable and there was a tv, a fridge and tea/coffee making facilities and also all the rooms are en suite. The breakfast was good and you get a full English everyday apart from sunday when they just do a continental breakfast which is included in the price.... More 

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1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The ceiling in the bathroom looked like it was melting because of mold and paint falling off. The shower was like trying to get wet in light rain. Paperthin walls, radiator didn't work (it was freezing cold) and pretty dirty. Not worth it.

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Thank Hanne B
1 review
Reviewed 19 October 2016

So I don't tend to write reviews, however this one deserves my time and effort as it's been given some very negative comments and none are close to the truth. Yes, it needs modernising as it's very basic and you can hear the traffic outside, and they could offer more at breakfast as I wasn't able to eat certain foods... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

pretty much as what you expect in many London hotels these days, vastly overpriced, run down and well worn rooms with minimal facilities that you would not want to pay half the price for anywhere in the UK

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1 review
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Wake up people do not stay here even if you have paid already cut your losses and look for the nearest premier lodge or park bench.. rooms were filth dirty walls scummy bed each room has this 3 in 1 combo of toilet shower and sink if your are unlucky enough to stay here you can shower, crap and brush... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Paid Internet
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about The Ventures Hotel

Address: 12-20 Sussex Gardens | Marble Arch, London W2 1UL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: €58 - €201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Ventures Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 40
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“Definately not the 5th floor. Perhaps in another Hotel?”
 of 5 bubbles 840alan, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The stairs up to the 5th floor are narrow and steep. We will certainly want one on a lower floor next time.”
 of 5 bubbles SuGiStar, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Avoid this hotel”
 of 5 bubbles nataliamU4638MM, 3 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Please Go Elsewhere !!”
 of 5 bubbles icelebrate, 27 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Go somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles 165emmah, 20 Dec 2015 | Read review
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