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Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

Booking.com offered a "Club Double room" upgrade which we had to pay for upfront. We discovered the heating wasn't working when we got back to the hotel late at night. Night manager wouldn't move us to the vacant room nearby because it was bigger and I refused to pay for another upgrade. He said "never mind, it's not cold tonight anyway" (3'C,...

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2016

As with others in the area The Melvile hotel is really more a room in a manged building. The staff were very friendly we arrived early in the morning and they were happy for us to leave our luggage until later. We had a room in the basement reasonable room around the very comfortable bed. Bathroom very compact but excellent...

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Mr Patrick P, Manager at Hotel Melville, responded to this review

Dear Sir Thanks for your positive feedback and review Positives : Friendly staff . Great Location ; Clean Rooms & Well priced Many thanks Patrick

Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 December 2015

Location brilliant 2 mins to King X St Pancras. Not really a hotel, four of five town houses with separate entrances, one reception so if you need anything you have to go outside and down the street. Room was tiny, bathroom even smaller. For £90 all you get is the room, 4 tea bags, 4 very third rate coffee sachets...

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Lyon, France
Reviewed 8 December 2015

Small room, Noisy towards Inside (hear all neighbours), shower not working properly. Window was vibrating noisily with the Wind. Bed too soft (certainly very old) no breakfast service. Disastroux price for value

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3Thank Marc D
Mr Patrick P, Manager at Hotel Melville, responded to this review

Dear Sir Thanks for your review we certainly read all our comments and react in a positive way and try to improve all the time. Let me shed some insight into your comments . You said the room was small : We are open about the size of the rooms and this is clearly displayed on all our 3 rd...

Paris, France
Reviewed 2 December 2015

I have stayed here twice recently, and I can recommend this place. This hotel is one of many spread around Argyle square, and it is one of the best. It is a short walk to King's Cross and St. Pancras, and you can easily get to the British museum and other places worth visiting from here. Everything is very clean...

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Puerto Banus, Spain
Reviewed 30 November 2015

This is one of the nicest boutique hotels that I have stayed in so close to Kings Cross with spacious and well designed rooms. Located right next to the tube station so plenty to see and do- highly recommended!

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Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

Really great stylish boutique hotel spotlessly clean staff impressively polite professional & helpful. Brilliant location 2 minutes from Kings Cross & St Pancras stations & 5 mins walking distance from fabulous restaurants & bars.. Really highly recommended..

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 November 2015

My wife and I stayed here for 3 nights, we picked the hotel as is was close to Kings Cross . The hotel is part of a complex of hotels on a square. We were greeted by a friendly receptionist who quickly got us through registration. The room we had was room 34 which was on the top floor, after...

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 November 2015

Booked this hotel for a short stay with my family earlier this month. Two minutes away from Kings Cross and easy to find. We were travelling down for the Warner Bros tour and to visit the British Museum and the Natural History Museum and these were also easy to get to, as Euston station was within walking distance and St....

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2Thank Bronwen W
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 18 November 2015

Small, clean hotel near St Pancras and King's Cross. Great place to stay if you are getting in late/leaving early from the above stations. There are much better hotels for the money in other parts of London.

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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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The Melville was re opened to our guests in April 2011 with our first phase of 9 brand new bedrooms , the second phase was delivered on October 2011 with another 9 bedrooms. We have totally rebuilt the hotel and everything is brand new. The hotel has undergone an extensive £1 million rebuild. We are located directly opposite Kings Cross train station and St Pancras international and are moments from Oxford Street; London eye; British Museum , British Library and hundreds of other attractions .We hope you come and stay with us. We wish you a warm welcome and great stay. Our motto is location, cleanliness and service all for less than £50 per person . All prices include VAT, breakfast and Wfi and Lan access.We are Modern Budget hotel ... more   less 

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Address: 38/39 Argyle Square | Kings Cross, London WC1H 8AL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury , Euston / Kings Cross /St Pancras
Price Range: $127 - $251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Melville 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Book a room with a window. If you have any mobility issues make sure you book a room on the ground floor- there is no lift.”
 of 5 bubbles hl20, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you have trouble with walking book a ground floor room.”
 of 5 bubbles 973EmmaB, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 48 is extremely loud as it's under the reception/entrance.”
  • Disgusting bathroom.
 of 5 bubbles ArcaciaRose, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Very close to st. Pancreas station. Down stairs rooms bit noisy”
 of 5 bubbles sandraj458, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Front facing rooms a little noisy but I liked the views..”
 of 5 bubbles 461dickb, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
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