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Number Sixteen

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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“south kensington”(37 reviews)
“honesty bar”(30 reviews)
“firmdale hotels”(21 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

I recommend Number Sixteen because it's a great alternative to a large hotel experience in London. The hotel, located in south Kensington, is a few minutes walk to a tube station and sits in a beautiful suburb (borough) of London with tree lined streets and...More

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Response from FannyRoyol, General Manager at Number SixteenResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. It is very nice to read that you had three great stays with us at Number Sixteen and that you enjoy the area so much. Let us know if you need...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017

If you want to feel like you are staying in your own flat, in a beautiful area of London, with a full staff, this is the place to stay. The hotel exceeded our expectations in every area. The location cannot be beat. It is aesthetically...More

Thank Janet H
Response from FannyRoyol, General Manager at Number SixteenResponded 1 October 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a lovely review and most of all for choosing to stay with us. I am pleased to read that your enjoyed your stay at the Hotel and that the team looked after you so...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Good location in central London, beautiful rooms- each one different. The garden area was delightful, a great place to sit in the afternoon to catch the sun. Pleasant staff. The breakfast was great a nice selection of everything. iPod docking station in the Rooms needs...More

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Response from FannyRoyol, General Manager at Number SixteenResponded 1 October 2017

Thank you very much for staying with us and for taking the time to write a review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and take your feedback on board. We hope you will come and stay at Number Sixteen again in the...More

Reviewed 13 August 2017

*The location is great. We had a superior room on the second floor, which had a nice balcony (not for sitting, but pleasant to look out). Front desk staff was very nice. Our room was not ready at check-in time, so we were offered a...More

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Response from FannyRoyol, General Manager at Number SixteenResponded 4 September 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to write your feedback. I am sorry to read that your stay was disturbed by our maintenance and our charges issues. Please do not hesitate to contact me directly if you would like to discuss this further....More

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Unlike its larger, flashier sister hotels (thinking of Charlotte Street Hotel and Ham Yard) Number Sixteen blends the Firmdale style and luxurious comfort with a quieter, more restful atmosphere. Touches like the honesty bar (perfect for a pre-or post-dinner drink in the lounge) and the...More

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Response from FannyRoyol, General Manager at Number SixteenResponded 4 September 2017

Thank you very much for writing this lovely review. I was pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay at Number Sixteen and that we have made it to the top of the list. We are looking forward to welcoming you back here or at...More

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$ 372 - US$ 634 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#86 Luxury Hotel in London
#115 Family Hotel in London
#127 Romantic Hotel in London
#209 Business Hotel in London
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 372 - US$ 634 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#86 Luxury Hotel in London
#115 Family Hotel in London
#127 Romantic Hotel in London
#209 Business Hotel in London
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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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
...More
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Cilburke
12 February 2018|
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Response from londontraveller655 | Reviewed this property |
Number 16 is definitely quiet and in a pretty South Ken street. It’s mainly a residential neighbourhood.
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RevMary2014
31 March 2015|
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Response from Robert D | Reviewed this property |
The hotel is on a quietist side street. There is street parking but I did not see many available spaces. You can probably double park near the door and someone from the hotel would be able to come out and help. Remember... More
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mary r
12 March 2015|
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Response from ThaisBarros | Reviewed this property |
I would email directly the hotel. They are very fast on replying and they willake sure you have the best experience.
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"The rooms on the second floor have a lovely leafy outlook and the hotel is lovely and quiet."
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"Talk to staff- call or email - to find the room that best suits your needs."
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"All of their rooms are good rooms"
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"In line with European standards, the rooms are small by US standards but all are very well appointed."
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