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Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

All things considered this hotel is excellent value for money. Great mid week rate including breakfast. Check in was simple and we were given an available room early which was great. The rooms were basic, perhaps a little old but clean and comfortable. Some things others may find irritable; the walls were by no means sound proof and if you...

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London
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I was there... they gave me the wrong room, then the changed for a second room it was all dirty with some towels on the floor and etc, them I went to a 3rd room it was al cold and not in a good condition finally st the 4th attempt I got a decent room, breakfast was ok but the...

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Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

If I could give this hotel a zero I would. I rated it (also poorly) 2 years ago after staying here for a work trip. This year we considered taking a business group of 60 guests back here ONLY on the basis that the hotel assured us in a contract we would receive the renovated rooms as advertised on their...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Well as rule hotel of this level would not expect this level pf feedback but sadly some points do let it down Fristly the shower is beyond shockling bad absolutely no pressure at all having a bath was more enjoyable literally it was that bad went to front desk before i could finish they knew this is an issue unfortunately...

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Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Convenient location, easy stroll to the underground, plethera of shops - food, clothing etc nearby, walk to Kensington Palace. Helpful staff, clean, comforatble - what else do you need? Taxi's almost permanently outside should you need one.

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Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We spent three nights here and for value for money we were very impressed. Check in was pleasant, the room was larger than I've ever experienced in London. Thought the breakfast was impressive with a very wide range of choice. Location was excellent, Very well situated for the tube (if not on strike), taxi rank right outside and many buses...

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Tremezzina, Italy
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Came to stay one night for Ama Luna at the Albert Hall, but want to stay longer! The service was excellent from even before we got to the hotel! We rang ahead as we didn't even know where we were, and were "guided in" over the phone by one of the Reception chaps, all the way to the underground car...

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3Thank IseEZoiMou
south coast
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Took advantage of a special offer. Excellent value! Room a bit small, but more than adequate and very quiet. Bed one of best we've had in a hotel. Well worth it! Staff helpful and although bar prices on the high side, overall still great value.

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel exceeded our expectations from the moment we walked in the door. Absolutly amazingly polite staff within 10 seconds of arriving offering to show us to the front desk and take our bags. The guy at the front desk asked us if we wanted to have breakfast at 12 pound each for the next day and we said yes,...

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7Thank Emily D
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I recently stayed in this hotel for 4 nights, the room was very clean and comfortable, the staff very helpful, its location is great, near to the tub station...excellent price for London, pharmacy and shops all around...would definitely stay there again!

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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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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Copthorne Tara Hotel offers the ideal location to stay in London whether you are travelling on business or leisure. Whilst it is easily accessible from the M4 with Heathrow Airport only 30 minutes drive, Earls Court and Olympia Exhibition Centres are only a 5-minute journey by car, and the newly opened Westfield Shopping centre just 10 minutes away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington

Address: Scarsdale Place, Kensington, London W8 5SR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > South Kensington , Kensington and Hyde Park
Price Range: $115 - $259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington 4*
Number of rooms: 833
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#301 Luxury Hotel in London
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“Book early!!”
 of 5 bubbles IseEZoiMou, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
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“Club room on the top 3 floors”
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“Choose rooms looking towards the Holiday Inn hotel, as the other rooms are directly above the tube railway and it can get noisy at night”
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