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Paddington Station

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Praed St, London W2 1 HQ, England
+44 845 711 4141
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Praed St, London W2 1 HQ, England
+44 845 711 4141
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Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

I use Paddington station several times a week, and there's always building work going on somewhere ... whether it's renewing the Bakerloo line escalators (now complete) or the food court (still in progress). Good points include improved accessibility (lifts & escalators) and excellent displays of...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I pass through Paddington regularly, and as stations go it's pretty easy to move through, and gets you lots of good places. On the bad side, there's not a lot of easy access by car, and the taxi rank seems to be about a mile...More

Thank hfulghum
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I have a great affection for Paddington Station. For three years when I lived in Kensington I took the Intercity express out of here every morning to work in Reading. I enjoyed the spacious interior with its bulging glass roof in all sorts of light,...More

Thank Abbotsbury92
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Busy station well signed posted so easy access to where you need to go few places around if u fancy something to eat. Hotels within walking distance

Thank Chris E
Reviewed 3 November 2016

The first thing that strikes you about Brunel’s Paddington Station (aka Engine Shed, c.1854) is the noise. Whilst this is not the most beautiful of London stations, it does have amazing acoustics that makes it very atmospheric. Only the main long-distance platforms have ticket gates,...More

Thank Andrew081
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Great hub station in London to south west England. Always a dependable and reliable service. Great characterful staff always on hand to make you know you are on British soil !! The food in the Pullman restaurant is always outstanding and a real treat with...More

Thank dplanetzog
Reviewed 1 November 2016

basic train station, but for those of us that are Paddington Bear fans, it just touches a little place in our hearts!

Thank TBearyj
Reviewed 1 November 2016

It's likely if you come from Heathrow you will go through this station. It's very clean and efficient. Everything is well signed.

Thank Deb W
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We arrived here via the high speed train from Heathrow. It was busy with about 11? platforms, but was very easy to exit and re-enter as it is very open and all on 1 level. The mian entrance is wide open with no doors or...More

Thank giffenk
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

This is a big transport hub! Lots of food on offer and the rail platforms are easy to find. The queues for purchasing tickets can be quite long.

Thank Sarah I
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Sue v
7 April 2017|
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Response from Jencheltenham | Reviewed this property |
Good morning I can see your problem. I guess the best thing to do would be to speak to the hotel where you intend to stay and book it for the night before you arrive and then tell them you will be arriving early. It will... More
Sue v
7 April 2017|
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Response from sandy g | Reviewed this property |
Hello dear lady from South Africa! Please may I suggest the following. I have stayed at THE COLONNADE (pricey but very comfortable and historic) and a cheaper option, THE METROPOL. They are both very close to Paddington... More
Donald M
2 October 2016|
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Response from BURGWIN | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you have to collect the tickets at the vending machine. It is easy and quick .... We've done it this spring.