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Gainsborough Hotel

7-11 Queensberry Place, London, SW7 2DL, United Kingdom
+44 207 957 0000

£91+

Overall guest ratings

6.8/10 Good
Based on 1,960 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.7
  • 8.5
  • 4.3
  • 3.9

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    About

    Four star Gainsborough Hotel, an English country home style property located in the most exclusive London borough. Named after the celebrated artist,The Gainsborough combines the attractive style of Bygone days with an easy informality. The well stocked lounge bar is a spot for a drink or a snack. Breakfast served in the restaurant, charges may apply. With 24 hours room service, butlers on call and a reception ready to meet your every need, nothing is too much for our attentive staff. To stay at this London hotel is to enjoy the London of fashionable South Kensington, Harrods, Knightsbridge, excellent restaurants, and antiques markets, pubs and delightful backwaters of Chelsea and Knightsbridge. You re at the heart of the capital s culture too with the great museums - Science, Natural History, the Victoria & Albert - nearby; and, for music lovers, the glorious Royal Albert Hall.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Internet
    • Laundry service
    • Room service
    • No smoking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Restaurant
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Air-conditioned
    • Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
    • Pets not allowed
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    Guest reviews

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    Overall rating

    6.8 Good
    Based on 1,960 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "Near to public transport, according to 99%."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      7.1 "Easily accessible by car, said 71%."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.5 "Internet is average."
      5.0 "50% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 4.3 "Bad amenities."
      4.3 "57% thought the building wasn't nice."
      2.2 "78% didn't like the architecture."
      2.0 "80% complained about the elevator."
      1.1 "89% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 3.9 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.6 "84% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.8 "Not very clean."
      3.7 "63% said rooms were dirty."
      3.5 "65% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.6 "54% thought it was rather dirty."
    • 3.3 "Not very comfortable."
      1.9 "81% said rooms were small."
      4.2 "58% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      1.1 "89% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 85%."
    • 3.0 "Awful rooms."
      2.4 "76% complained about the bathroom."
      1.9 "81% said rooms were small."
      0.4 "96% thought they were poorly maintained."
      4.2 "58% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.7 "63% said rooms were dirty."
      1.7 "For 83%, the rooms looked old."
      2.1 "79% found problems with the furniture."
      1.9 "81% had problems with the shower."
      1.1 "89% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 85%."
      3.5 "65% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.0 "60% were disappointed with the minibar."
      2.7 "73% were unhappy with the view."
      4.0 "60% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      3.0 "70% didn't like the balcony."
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    Overall rating

    6.7 Good
    Based on 862 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.1 "71% thought the service was very professional."
    • 6.4 "Breakfast is mediocre."
      5.3 "Breakfast prices were ok, according to 53%."
    • 5.5 "Internet is average."
    • 4.3 "Bad amenities."
      4.2 "58% thought the building wasn't nice."
      1.9 "81% didn't like the architecture."
      2.0 "80% complained about the elevator."
      1.1 "89% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 3.5 "Not very clean."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were dirty."
      3.3 "67% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.6 "54% thought it was rather dirty."
    • 3.3 "Not very comfortable."
      3.7 "63% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.1 "79% said rooms were small."
      1.5 "85% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 85%."
    • 3.3 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.4 "86% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      4.9 "51% didn't like the unstylish hotel."
    • 2.8 "Awful rooms."
      2.3 "77% complained about the bathroom."
      0.3 "97% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.7 "63% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.1 "79% said rooms were small."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were dirty."
      2.0 "80% found problems with the furniture."
      1.4 "For 86%, the rooms looked old."
      2.0 "80% had problems with the shower."
      1.5 "85% criticized the small bathroom."
      3.3 "67% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 85%."
      4.2 "58% were disappointed with the minibar."
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    Overall rating

    7.1 Good
    Based on 450 reviews
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "Near to public transport, according to 99%."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.0 "Good breakfast."
    • 5.4 "Internet is average."
      5.0 "50% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 4.3 "Bad amenities."
      4.2 "58% thought the building wasn't nice."
      1.1 "89% thought the facilities needed updating."
      1.9 "81% didn't like the architecture."
    • 4.1 "Not very comfortable."
      4.2 "58% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.0 "70% said rooms were small."
      1.4 "Air conditioning was criticized by 86%."
      1.7 "83% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 4.1 "Not very clean."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were dirty."
      4.5 "55% thought it was rather dirty."
      3.7 "63% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 3.9 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.7 "83% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.5 "Rooms are not good."
      2.6 "74% complained about the bathroom."
      0.4 "96% thought they were poorly maintained."
      4.2 "58% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      1.8 "For 82%, the rooms looked old."
      3.0 "70% said rooms were small."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were dirty."
      1.8 "82% found problems with the furniture."
      1.9 "81% had problems with the shower."
      1.4 "Air conditioning was criticized by 86%."
      3.7 "63% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.7 "83% criticized the small bathroom."
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    Overall rating

    5.0 OK
    Based on 19 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 8.2 "Great service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 3.1 "Quite uncomfortable."
    • 2.6 "Awful rooms."

    Overall rating

    6.9 Good
    Based on 627 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.3 "93% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.3 "Great service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.0 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.0 "Internet is average."
    • 4.7 "Bad amenities."
      4.6 "54% thought the building wasn't nice."
      2.4 "76% didn't like the architecture."
      1.3 "87% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 3.7 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.4 "86% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.6 "Not very clean."
      3.4 "66% said rooms were dirty."
      3.0 "70% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.4 "56% thought it was rather dirty."
    • 2.9 "Quite uncomfortable."
      1.7 "83% said rooms were small."
      4.3 "57% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.8 "92% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 85%."
    • 2.9 "Awful rooms."
      1.7 "83% said rooms were small."
      1.8 "82% complained about the bathroom."
      0.4 "96% thought they were poorly maintained."
      4.3 "57% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      1.4 "For 86%, the rooms looked old."
      3.4 "66% said rooms were dirty."
      1.6 "84% had problems with the shower."
      2.0 "80% found problems with the furniture."
      0.8 "92% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 85%."
      3.0 "70% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.0 "60% were disappointed with the minibar."
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    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
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