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    Marlin Apartments - Empire Square

    2.2 km from London centre
    • Free Wifi
    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    34 Long Lane | 5-8 Empire Square South, London SE1 4NN, England
    09/04/2017 10/04/2017
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    All reviews borough tube station london bridge tesco express borough high street bed apartment fitted kitchen washing machine borough markets self catering fridge freezer full kitchen lovely apartment northern line living space minute walk dvd player communal areas longer stay concierge service home from home
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We loved staying at Marlin Empire Square. The room was comfortable and the staff were very kind and helpful. Southwark is a great neighborhood. The tube station is one block away so you have access to the whole city but the area itself is intimate...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Wonderful apartment with all the necessary to have a great week-end! The location is fantastic, just a few step from the tube station and the chard! Very friendly staff too! I will come back with my family this summer!

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The apartment was really spacious, equipped and clean and was ideal for what we wanted. We had a few issues which were as follows. 1. On arrival they take a pre authorisation on your card for £200 whixh we discovered after much wasted time that...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I have stayed here many times over the year on the basis of its location and you do get a lot of space for your money but it has become clear over the last few visits that standards have really dropped. Dirty toilet, bathroom in...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Have stayed at Marlin Apartments - Empire Square every time we have been to London(about 4 times) and each time the apartments we were allocated were smaller. Our last stay was in an apartment facing the street on the first floor, so had street noise...More

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    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    Room/Suite (46)
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    Dining (12)
    Bathroom (11)
    Even before the arrival of the instantly
    iconic Shard, the riverside scene in
    Southwark had moved well beyond any
    up-and-coming phase of development. For
    quite some time, locals and out-of-towners
    alike have loved browsing the boutiques of
    Bermondsey High Street, foraging through
    the bounteous stalls at centuries old
    Nearby Restaurants
    214 reviews
    .39 km away
    Cafe Riva
    170 reviews
    .37 km away
    Fine Foods
    92 reviews
    .34 km away
    398 reviews
    .36 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    The View from The Shard
    11,671 reviews
    .54 km away
    Fashion & Textile Museum
    149 reviews
    .49 km away
    White Cube Gallery
    78 reviews
    .44 km away
    Crossbones Graveyard
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Natalie L
    Do the apartments have balconies?
    4 March 2017|
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    Response from DeclanCS | Property representative |
    Hello, some of the apartments have a balcony and can be booked at the time of reservations. You can contact our reservations department direct for the best rates. Hope you enjoy your stay. Declan
    Terrance K
    Planning to visit London next Spring. Four adults, each wants a separate bed (or 3 beds and one couch). (: We're mostly OK with shared space, but not sheets :) Is it possible to get two single beds instead of a double in any of Marlin Apartments' configurations? Or four individual beds/couches in the Two Bedroom apartment?
    13 October 2016|
    Response from steveandsuzie | Reviewed this property |
    Hi. Yes there are different bedding configurations available upon request. Just a reminder though, this is an apartment so whilst it does have a kitchenette area with microwave kettle sink & fridge freezer etc. which can... More
    We wish to book a one bedroom apartment for 2 people. We want to invite 2 friends for dinner one night. Is there a table and 4 dining chairs in the 1 bedroom apartment? I have emailed Marlin to ask the question but perhaps somebody here can answer. Thanks
    22 April 2016|
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    Response from Jitendra-Chaturvedi | Reviewed this property |
    Oh Yes. The room has a square dining table that accommodates four. Plus it has a comfortable couch in the living room. You shouldn't have trouble making your guests happy.
    Room Tips
    "All rooms are good. Rooms on the higher floors above the gym offer view of courtyard. Very quiet and..."
    Bahar1974, 4 days agoRead review
    "Higher the Better. There is a road nearby, plus people walking home late from London Bridge. Balcony adds..."
    ColinandJulia, 3 months agoRead review
    "Higher floors have great views"
    aking73, 4 months agoRead review
    "GO somewhere else."
    73ruthx, 4 months agoRead review
    "Ask for a shard view - but dont expect to get one! we didn't !"
    KettlesInverness, 10 months agoRead review
    "I cant comment on the other apartments, but apartment was near perfect (Apartment 8)"
    sampatel228, 10 months agoRead review
    "Rooms facing the inner courtyard are best"
    Rebecca G, 11 months agoRead review
    "The higher the better for views, but lower down means you don't need to rely on the two lifts at busy..."
    Linda_Laleston, 11 months agoRead review
    "Floor 2 Room 147 is quiet and has great views"
    Kajames47, 11 months agoRead review
    "be 100% specific with exactly what you want from your room when you make your reservation...highly recommend..."
    troys_g55, over a year agoRead review
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