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Alhambra Hotel

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is just a short walk from Kings Cross Station which is really convenient. The room is not big but it is clean and cozy enough for me. Free breakfast in the morning is awesome too. There is quite a wide range of food to choose from and people were really friendly and helpful too.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I spent 6 nights at the Alhambra for a course, and had an excellent stay. I had a single en-suite room on the first floor, with breakfast included. The hotel is less than a minute's walk from Kings Cross tube, and you can see Kings Cross St Pancras main station from the front step, even though the hotel isn't on... More 

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NSW
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47 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Just meters from busy Euston Rd and St Pancras Station this small family run hotel offers peace from the bustle. Excellent breakfast and welcoming staff made me feel at home. Very small but comfortable rooms could be supported with a sitting room for a rainy day option but it met my needs (Pub up the road was a very good... More 

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Enfield
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54 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The room was a little small but more than adequate. It was warm and clean and had a fair amount of storage space with very comfortable beds, so we got a good nights rest. The breakfast in the morning was plentiful and freshly cooked and was served by friendly and helpful staff. The added bonus is that it is so... More 

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

i visited this hotel for a weekend break.it is well placed for all of tube and train services.i found it to be a non friendly place regarding staff.the rooms were clean but extremley small for any one above average build especially the shower and toilet facilities.there are stairs to the majority of rooms so specify when booking because there are... More 

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Bainbridge, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you require a bed for the night near kings cross at a really great rate the Alhambra fits the bill. Very nice staff at reception the room i stayed in had plenty of room and was very clean and tidy ticked my boxes...

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

great hotel great stuff great breakfast great location we travel as a father and son for 1night and we found Bruno and his stuff very costumer oriented. the breakfast was on of the best that we eat in this trip. the rooms are beat smal .

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Hamburg, Germany
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7 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed my stay at Alhambra Hotel very much. Very quiet except a (really little) noise from the underground, but that is a matter of the underground, not of the hotel. Very good breakfast, I slept very well and good WI-FI everywhere. I will surely come back!

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1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a single ensuite room for one night and arriving at Alhambra was such a pleasant surprise. I booked the room fairly last minute at £100 a night (cheap for London Zone 1) and was very happy to be greeted by friendly reception, followed by a spotless room with a well-scrubbed bathroom - quite a treat after a long... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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78 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the smallest room I have ever slept in. We were a family of 3 so we had an extra bed in the room, which meant we could just open the door to slip in. Which means we could only open 1/3 of the door... ;-) If I would be overweight and had a proper suitcase, I don't think... More 

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Additional Information about Alhambra Hotel

Address: 17-19 Argyle Street | Kings Cross, London WC1H 8EJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury
Price Range: £63 - £137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Alhambra Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 52
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#70 Best Value Hotel in London
#219 Business Hotel in London
#229 Romantic Hotel in London
#242 Family Hotel in London
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“Ask Bruno or reception staff”
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“Ask about the size of the room before booking”
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“If you wish to feel like a recruit in the Spartan army, come to sleep in room no. 4 in Alhambra Hotel.”
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“Ask for a room that backs onto the rear courtyard, no view but nice and quiet”
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“We chose a 'Twin Ensuite' which gave us enough room and comfort”
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