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Blakes Hotel

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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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Reviewed yesterday

Was fab 10 years ago. Now over rated, neglected, seriously over priced, over staffed and a general feel,of being out of touch. So many things were wrong i seriously can’t be bothered to list them. Will never go again.

Thank Bottomlineis
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had the pleasure of visiting for 2 nights. This is a hotel my dear friend Brian Crawford introduced me to and the Library Suite was his favourite. We spent many a evening in the bar too whilst he was still with us. Whenever I...More

Thank Greg D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My recent stay at Blakes was a complete revelation. I have stayed some of the best hotels in London - including Claridge's, The Berkeley and The Ritz - but never have I felt so at home in a sumptuous 5-star hotel that I did not...More

Thank Redwards73
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Once quite a fashionable London hotel, this place is now a bit of a dump. Staff are very attentive and keen to assist however. If you like black paint and gold, with a sombre tone to the premises, like a 70's disco, this is the...More

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Response from BlakesHotel, General Manager at Blakes HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear RabaulUSA Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I am sorry that you did not enjoy your stay with us at Blakes, and that we let you down so badly. As you know, London and the rest of the UK experienced...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From start to finish the experience was fantastic. Super friendly helpful staff, with a real feeling of luxury. Would absolutely recommend if you’re looking for something special. It smells great too!More

Thank Simon R
Response from BlakesHotel, General Manager at Blakes HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Simon R Thank you for taking the time to write this positive review. We are thrilled you enjoyed your time with us at Blakes, and that your interaction with the team was positive. The team really love taking care of our guests, nothing is...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
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Dry Cleaning
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Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Airport Transportation
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Price range
US$ 331 - US$ 555 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#182 Luxury Hotel in London
#219 Business Hotel in London
#229 Romantic Hotel in London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$ 331 - US$ 555 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#182 Luxury Hotel in London
#219 Business Hotel in London
#229 Romantic Hotel in London
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Nearby
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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StaCrays
28 July 2017|
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Response from BlakesHotel | Property representative |
Dear StaCrays, We are conveniently located just 3minute walk from Gloucester Road station and 5minute walk from South Kensington station, on a quiet residential street. We hope to welcome you to Blakes soon! Kind... More
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markrosie
20 September 2016|
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Response from lianne272016 | Reviewed this property |
It is a pet friendly hotel but think you need to check with them to find out.
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RunningRog
15 August 2016|
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Response from goombie | Reviewed this property |
No it's an old house or a couple of houses joined together
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Room Tips
"Impossible to have a bad room here - they are all gorgeous, but if in doubt, ask the brilliant staff at..."
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"They have a good restaurant, suggest you make reservations"
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"The four poster rooms in the 'Directors Double' category are gorgeous!"
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"Ask for room with space !!"
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