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Baden-Powell House

65-67 Queens Gate, London SW7 5JS, England
+44 20 7584 7031
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Staying in town after an evening event

The rooms were excellent. They are well equipped with a good sized bathroom that’s been freshly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bishops stortford
via mobile
A brief stop

Our grandson is a Cub Scout and he was using a trip to London to go to a badge and 2 different... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Visit the house of Sir Robert Baden-Powell who not only fought as a soldier for his country, but also worked for peace through the brotherhood of the Scout Movement.
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good33%
  • Average25%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible13%
26 Jul 2017
“A brief stop”
20 Jan 2017
“Good Stay and Interesting history!”
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65-67 Queens Gate, London SW7 5JS, England
South Kensington
+44 20 7584 7031
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The rooms were excellent. They are well equipped with a good sized bathroom that’s been freshly fitted out. The rooms have single bunk beds so feel a bit like a hostel but they are comfortable and the bedding is fresh and clean. If you need...More

Thank manstondrive
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Our grandson is a Cub Scout and he was using a trip to London to go to a badge and 2 different woggles. Baden Powell House to buy a badge for his camp blanket. The web site gives the impression that there is a shop...More

Thank danae363
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Very basic but costly looked out over natural history museum but no coffee or tea facilities and people talking outside till gone 1am.

1  Thank Anna F
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Great accomodation big 10 bed rooms and 4 bed rooms were used all beds very comfortable and windows you could open to get air circulating. Breakfast was self service and good for the priceincluding fresh fruit beans ion toast good coffee and fruit juice all...More

1  Thank UNOfamily
Reviewed 25 February 2017

I stayed here with 52 of my year 5 friends and 5 teachers. I was in a room of 4 with one shower room. The bed was comfy. I liked the beans on toast for breakfast. The packed lunches weren't so great, they put mayonnaise...More

2  Thank Heather J
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Having only ever seeing a hostel in a horror film I did not have high expectations. Baden powell is modern, clean and comfortable. I cannot fault it at all.

2  Thank neemomic
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Hotel itself is good as well, basic needs are filled. Beds are comfortable enough. Good trip! Fun history about the hotel, related to the founder of the Scouting groups around the world. Gift shop offers neck slides, patches, t-shirts. Outside is a statue of the...More

Thank Tedexter
Reviewed 12 November 2016

To many Scouts and certainly those visiting from abroad, Baden Powell House is seen as the HQ of the Scouts. Yet apart from the statue of BP outside, it is most unwelcoming and shows very little evidence of Scouting. Inside on the floor plan, an...More

Thank ColinN924
Reviewed 29 September 2016

As staff said, many people think that it is a museum, the Baden-Powell house is actually conference centre. But you will not be too disappointed since the staff will give you direction to the Baden-Powell museum while you can also buy some interesting merchandise

Thank RadenPM
Reviewed 17 June 2016

The pricing at Baden Powell House is very good for a London location. So easy to get anywhere on the tube with two near stations. The staff are helpful and friendly. I have stayed there three times now in shared rooms and can say that...More

Thank megrutter97
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
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9 January 2017|
Response from ColinN924 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I'm sorry to say that booking into BP House is incredibly hard. As a Scouter I used to stay there at every London visit with my family but I tried myself when I visited London last November. The staff on the desk couldn't... More