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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel staff were wonderful. Very helpful and polite. When we arrived the lift was not working but it was fixed the next day. The rooms were comfortable but very cold. I was not happy to see hand stains on the walls :/ The couch was also dirty. I liked the beds and had a great sleep while there. The... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights (not consecutive). Booked the same dorm room each time and was given 2 very different standards of room. One 12 person dorm was spacious, clean, looked to be newly renovated with 2 brand new clean ensuite bathrooms. Each bunk had its own light and outlet. I was very pleased and wanted to extend my stay.... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I like to stay here when visiting London because of its convenience and location. It has always been good except for this last time. I spent 6 nights and everyone was friendly and helpful, but the last day after having checked out I returned for my bag and wanted to check/send some emails and make bookings for my next destination... More 

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Reviewed 5 October 2016

I stayed in an 8 bed female dorm. The room was too small for this many people but each bed had its own lamp and electrical outlet, which is a plus. The staff downstairs were helpful, but the bathroom should have been cleaned more often, we were always running out of toilet paper and needing to ask for more. If... More 

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

Excellent location, clean rooms with modern bathrooms. Royal Albert Hall and Hyde Park is minutes walk away, brilliant if you need to stay somewhere after a gig. Very reasonably priced and the staff was friendly and helpful. There's a all you can eat breakfast option, which is a bonus on Sunday morning when most places open quite late but you... More 

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Reviewed 29 September 2016

The pictures are far from the actual thing. Mixed dorms? Seriously? The place needs an overhaul on the cleaning and housekeeping department. You will not get a peacefuI night's sleep because of the noise from the street - police cars, ambulances ride by EVERY HOUR with sirens that are LOUD enough to wake the ENTIRE neighborhood. I repeat: not worth... More 

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MEININGERHotels, Manager at MEININGER Hotel London Hyde Park, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Meininger Hotel London Hyde Park and for taking the time to share this feedback with us! We are disappointed to hear that you were not satisfied with you stay! Unfortunately, due to our central location, we are subjected to the noise of the city and although we have soundproofed the whole building to achieve... More 

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Reviewed 29 September 2016

most of the accomodation is ok, but small, it is the location, that sells it. The old purple rooms are dated with caravan type showers. Most are clean and tidy. Some guests have inconsiderate noise concerns when they arrive at 2 or 3 in the morning, sharing beds and assuming they are in a private room, so waking others. Unfortunately... More 

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MEININGERHotels, Manager at MEININGER Hotel London Hyde Park, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Meininger Hotel London Hyde Park and for taking the time to share this feedback with us. We feel sorry for the inconvenience caused by the behaviour of our staff in your case. Though, we would like to investigate this further, this is definitely not the standart of service we are aiming for. We are... More 

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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed a couple of days in a 6 people dormitory while I was house hunting. I'm not a hostel guy at all but I can say that this place is not the creepy and dirty hostel that one would pay for a cheap staying in London. Rooms are very clean. In my case bathroom was en suite. Bed not... More 

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MEININGERHotels, Manager at MEININGER Hotel London Hyde Park, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Meininger Hotel London Hyde Park and for taking the time to share your feedback with us! We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and appreciate your kind words. We would like to welcome you in any of our 16 hotels all over Europe! With kind regards, Your Meininger Team More 

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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed 2 nights in September. I stayed on a 8 people dorm room on the 3rd floor. The room was fairly small and the toilet / bathroom extremely tiny, maybe 1sqm. There were no hooks to hang clothes or towels in there and it was very dirty all the time. The beds had lockers underneath, but my locker could... More 

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MEININGERHotels, Manager at MEININGER Hotel London Hyde Park, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Meininger Hotel London Hyde Park and for taking the time to share this feedback with us! We are sorry to hear that you weren't satisfied with our London House, although we try hard to maintain the Meininger standard here as well. We hope to welcome you back anytime soon. With kind regards, Your Meininger... More 

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Staying in South Kensington

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South Kensington
With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque white washed mansions, and placid garden squares, it's easy to see the charms of South Kensington. And with superb access to Hyde Park, Holland Park and Kensington Gardens, as well as the largely child-friendly and mostly free Museum Quarter (not to mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall) such charms are easy to make the most of. As welcoming and cosmopolitan as it is reserved and residential, South Kensington is always a hit with visitors.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The MEININGER Hotel is located centrally and even the Queen has visited it. Starting in South Kensington near Hyde Park it's easy to explore this European metropolis. And if you're staying in: there is a large terrace on the first floor for table tennis tournaments. Gorgeous! Lobby, hotel bar and bistro, a gaming area and seminar rooms - MEININGER offers more than just low-cost accommodation. Welcome to London! ... more   less 

Additional Information about MEININGER Hotel London Hyde Park

Address: Baden-Powell House 65-67 Queen's Gate, London SW7 5JS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > South Kensington
Price Range: €69 - €207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — MEININGER Hotel London Hyde Park 2*
Number of rooms: 48
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“We stayed in 5th floor and there wasnt signl for wifi.”
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