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Crowne Plaza London The City

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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Now that I’m traveling periodically to London I’ve been testing hotels looking for one that I like enough to use regularly. This one fits the bill. Staff are good, friendly and efficient. Decent, clean, rooms and bathroom (although I’d really prefer a walk-in shower rather...More

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Response from FrewerD, Manager at Crowne Plaza London The CityResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Ian, Thanks for the review, your points about water pressure and walk in style of shower are well noted. We are actually working on a project at the moment to increase water pressure to our rooms, so hopefully you will notice a difference soon....More

Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

This is a great hotel in a great location, you can walk to almost everything in London. It is a bit pricey, but the location could not be better which is just adjacent to Blackfriars train station. The breakfast was great with a good selection...More

Thank Jason H
Response from FrewerD, Manager at Crowne Plaza London The CityResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jason, Thanks for 5 star review and I appreciate your constructive feedback. Hope to see you again soon. Damian Hotel manager

Reviewed 4 December 2017

Staff are excellent, very helpful, Breakfast very good, lots of choice and again all staff at breakfast very helpful, room service food was great as well, would definitely stay here again as great location.More

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Response from FrewerD, Manager at Crowne Plaza London The CityResponded 6 December 2017

Dear mmb7508, Thanks so much for the review, I am really glad that your enjoyed our service, breakfast and room service food. Next time you stay why not get in touch directly and we would be happy to welcome you back soon! Regards, Damian Hotel...More

Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

First time staying here. There are no doubt many good options in London but this was a good choice for those doing work in the City. Close to blackfriars tube stop. Room was pretty good with a comfortable bed. Two waters were provided each nigh,...More

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Response from FrewerD, Manager at Crowne Plaza London The CityResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey, Thanks for the review and the feedback I will share the feedback with the team and maybe next time you stay we will get you a better view :-) Drop me a line directly - damian.frewer@ihg.com and I will see what I can do....More

Reviewed 27 November 2017

We were expecting a tiny room, given the premium on hotel real estate in the city, but were thoroughly excited to receive a complimentary upgrade for our anniversary. We arrived tired from a long day of traveling and were so pleased to find a slice...More

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#81 Family Hotel in London
#119 Business Hotel in London
#123 Romantic Hotel in London
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#119 Business Hotel in London
#123 Romantic Hotel in London
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City of London
From its ancient past as a Roman trading outpost to
its 21st century status as the wealthiest square mile
in the world, the financial district known simply as
“The City” is one of London's most historic and
fascinating neighbourhoods. Here high rise office
towers such as Norman Foster’s Gherkin mingle with
Roman ruins and architectural marvels from virtually
every era in between, including Christopher Wren's
...More
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moodyman80
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I would check the hotel page. I am not sure.
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Response from Funlovinfella | Reviewed this property |
In the deluxe you get robes and the bedding is slightly more luxurious. To be honest not much. If you get an executive room you get free breakfast but it is barely a continental. You get a great English breakfast across the... More
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Rachel V
4 July 2017|
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Dear Rachel V Our hand held hairdryers are 1800W. Please let me know if you need any further details and we look forward to hearing from you. Regards, Damian
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