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The California

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Overview
4-8 Belgrove Street, London WC1H 8AB England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Housekeeping
3 Star accommodation
Reviews (2,277)
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All reviews kings cross st pancras great location no lift pancras station beans top floor nice breakfast english breakfast your luggage rooms are small short stay would stay again full english breakfast was included tea and coffee family room
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Reviewed today

The hotel is in a very convenient location close to St Pancras and within walking distance of Euston. It is competitively priced for London. On this occasion, our room was in the basement and was rather dark and claustrophobic, we've had nicer rooms on previous...More

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Reviewed yesterday

The hotel is OK, good location but be careful before booking, avoid any small room. We were in room 503, this room is to be avoided too small and impossible to make it dark as it has a window in the roof. Incredibly small.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night & it was very good. Small room but practical . Loved decor Hotel, service & breakfast. All good quality features often not found in more expensive hotels. Would use again for 1 nighter. But need more space if staying longer.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This hotel almost looks normal from the outside but the true magic begins inside. The reception had me mesmerised with a quirky design and the room was perfect. I fully recommend this hotel for all factors; it’s location, sleep quality and professionalism from staff.More

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Response from Cristina O, Assistant Front Of House Manager at The CaliforniaResponded 2 days ago

Dear SSmith00, I am glad you had an enjoyable stay and found the service received by my team to be of a high standard. In regards to the rooms I am delighted you appreciated the quirky décor we pride ourselves on. Thank you for sharing...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stayed here this weekend with my friends. Practically across the road from Kings Cross. We arrived about midday and 2 of our 3 rooms were ready so we had somewhere to dump our bags. Keys need to be left at reception as the key ring...More

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Response from Cristina O, Assistant Front Of House Manager at The CaliforniaResponded 3 days ago

Dear marooney90, I am glad you were able to take advantage of our amazingly central location and found my team to be friendly. Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. Kind Regards, Cristina

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Description
The California is a charming, modern and quirky bed and breakfast, less than a minute's walk away from King's Cross and St. Pancras stations. Our 60 stylishly refurbished rooms, each one cosy and More comfortable, are spread over four Georgian townhouses, and we've retained as much of the original architecture as possible; our windows, corridors and staircases are all original. This means that we don't have a lift, but we do keep our reception open 24 hours a day. We have high speed WiFi is throughout the hotel and have a fantastic little bar, lounge and private terrace for our guests to enjoy. We serve a great breakfast, and this is complimentary when you book directly with us, on our website or over the phone. Welcome to The California London. Visit anytime, explore every time. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
60
Price range
US$145 - US$292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
California Hotel London
Location
United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury / Regent's Park / Kings Cross
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
60
Price range
US$145 - US$292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
California Hotel London
Location
United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury / Regent's Park / Kings Cross
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Traveller (402)
Room & Suite (324)
Dining (33)
Amenities (4)
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Family and Play Areas (1)
Nearby
Bloomsbury
Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance
access to many of London's most popular attractions.
It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
...More
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Room Tips
"My basement room was quiet and easy to get dark in the evening, but you have to negotiate steep stairs to..."
LN-KEH
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"The staircases are narrow so do mention if you have trouble walking. Also, you have to walk up some stairs..."
saanak
12 Aug 2018
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"Not in the third floor."
ArturBSB
6 Aug 2018
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"Rooms to rear of hotel are quieter."
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5 Jun 2018
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