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Girls Friendly Society Townsend House

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North Wales
Reviewed 23 November 2013

I was lucky enough to stay here for 2 years back in the 80's Mrs Say was the warden who sadly died a few years ago in a traffic accident. I am still in contact with Ruth who for some time was the deputy warden. The house is no longer a hostel it has been taken over by the "Queesngate...

2Thank Shoppingforshoes
Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
Reviewed 7 August 2013

I stayed here for 8 months at one point but it was late 90s - my date says 9/2012 because that was the oldest I could choose. There was a hostel side for female guests and a side where you could essentially rent a bed in a shared room with closet and chest of drawers, kitchen privileges, etc. It is...

1Thank albertsafloat519r
Moose Jaw, Canada
Reviewed 16 August 2007

Actually stayed there in 2002, took advantage of the Queen's anniversary and attended all the free museums and galleries I could. Third trip for my mom, most down to earth for her. Booked room with shared bath, did not see the hostel area as separate area. Elevator always an adventure, but very helpful for older legs. Excellent value, able to...

4Thank mjrobin
Reviewed 17 February 2007

As a mature female travelling alone this is ideal B&B at most reasonable price. Excellent location and limited accommodation so advised to book early.

4Thank greynomadBrisbane

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Additional Information about Girls Friendly Society Townsend House

Address: 126 Queen's Gate | South Kensington, Gloucester Road tube, London SW7 5LJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > South Kensington
Number of rooms: 19
Also Known As:
Girls Friendly Society Townsend House Hotel London

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