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Alhambra Hotel

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Nice, quiet and affordable hotel. Clean room. Friendly staff. Next to the train station. English breakfast was complete and tasty. We're going to return on our next visit to London. Next time we book an en suite room.

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is just across the street from King's Cross and St Pancras, but is also close to easy and quick food and such. We stayed here 5 days and were very happy with the service, the breakfast, and the room. Would definitely recommend for business or leisure stays.

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1Thank DelayedScholar
Kingston upon Hull, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Easy to find right near Kings Cross Station. For two star , gave it 5 star . Our room 4 ground floor , a little noisy but adequate for one night . Clean well equipped . Breakfast basic but good. Staff helpful , friendly 😃 Walking around found Dolphins Pub , propped boozer ( Micheal the landlord ) welcoming ,...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I chose the Alhambra Hotel because of its proximity to Kings Cross Station. I was taking my grandchildren to see the Harry Potter plays and we needed to be able to leave our bags somewhere before we hurried off to the theatre for the afternoon performance. It all worked very well and staff were helpful when we returned late in...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here, just for one night and really recommend it. It's close to Euston, St Pancras and Euston stations and really good location to travel around London. The price for London was very good. The room was nice and clean and comfortable and for London it was pretty quiet. The staff were all really friendly and the breakfast was nice,...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a well situated and well run hotel with well trained but very friendly staff. A little oasis of calm in the hurly-burly of St Pancras and Euston stations. And a breakfast to set you up for the day. We only needed to stay one night but but would have been happy to stay longer.

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I found this gem online and couldn't have been happier! Fantastic location next to King Cross/St Pancras Station (Harry Potter's Platform 9 3/4), Eurostar, a block or so from Euston Square, all the bus tour stops, British Library (Handel's Messiah is there! real Jane Austen writings! Magna Carta!), where Sherlock is filmed(!!) (Speedy's deli is real!), a small mall, great...

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alham1974, Manager at Alhambra Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting such encouraging comments on TripAdvisor. All feedback is important to us! We are delighted you had a good experience at the Alhambra Hotel, offering a GREAT LOCATION, CLEAN ROOM and a DECENT BREAKFAST with a GOOD SERVICE. And finally...NICEST GUY IN THE WORLD? Not according to my wife...but thank you for the positive comment!...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff were very friendly and accommodating, helping me with simple requests for soap, a bottle opener, etc. I felt very welcome. Rooms were clean and very comfy. Location was excellent, I was able to walk to St Pancras with my two large bags with little trouble. Breakfast was simple but delicious, they also have a vegetarian choice with soya...

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alham1974, Manager at Alhambra Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Paulo, Thank you for choosing to stay at the Alhambra Hotel. We are glad you had a good stay at the Alhambra Hotel with a CLEAN ACCOMMODATION, and that you considered it to offer an EXCELLENT LOCATION, right next to St.Pancras Station and Kings Cross Station. We are also happy you found the staff FRIENDLY and ACCOMMODATING with all...

Santa Maria da Feira, Portugal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel with excellent location: veryclose to King's Cross but in a quiet neighbourhood. Friendly atmosphere. Ideal for families. Helpful and nice staff always ready to help you with travelling tips. Breakfast was quite poor

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alham1974, Manager at Alhambra Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Joanna, Thank you for providing your valuable feedback on TripAdvisor. We are glad that overall you had a decent stay at the Alhambra Hotel , and that you consider it to offer an EXCELLENT LOCATION with HELPFUL STAFF and an ideal FAMILY HOTEL. We are sorry to hear that you considered the breakfast poor. We are constantly looking at...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very clean, comfortable bed. Fire alarm was beeping and staff came straight away and fixed problem. Will definitely be using again :) great price,room is small so great for short stay. Breakfast was really lovely too

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alham1974, Manager at Alhambra Hotel, responded to this review

Dear EMMA, Thank you for choosing to stay at the Alhambra Hotel. We are truly delighted that you found the Hotel to offer a VERY CLEAN ACCOMMODATION with a CLEAN and COMFORTABLE BED, and a DECENT FRESH BREAKFAST served every morning. We are proud to hear such comments and from all the team at the Alhambra Hotel THANK YOU. Kind...

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Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance access to many of London's most popular attractions. It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated museums, including the must-see British Museum. Despite an understandable popularity with students, tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury retain a quiet, residential feel year round and throughout the week.
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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Alhambra Hotel

Address: 17-19 Argyle Street | Kings Cross, London WC1H 8EJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury
Price Range: $118 - $268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Alhambra Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 52
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#91 Best Value Hotel in London
#219 Business Hotel in London
#229 Romantic Hotel in London
#242 Family Hotel in London
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“Upper floors would probably mean less noise from the breakfast room if you want to sleep in.”
 of 5 bubbles DelayedScholar, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are made for sleeping. Get a good night sleep and get out to the sites.”
 of 5 bubbles Kathleen2358, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms to the rear of the buildings will be quieter.”
  • Comfortable bed.
  • Desk, TV, tea/coffee.
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  • Small shower room.
 of 5 bubbles C6631CHmartinw, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the rear yard are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles mg706, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We enjoyed room 4 at house number 20”
 of 5 bubbles 77gilly, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
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