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London, United Kingdom

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1.0 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 Dec 2021via mobile
Unfortunately this hotel has seen better days.
The pictures on the website must have been taken a while ago and do not resemble the tatty and sticky interior of my room.
Dusty lamp shades and a Skeewiff light did not add to the charm ! Complete overhaul is needed along with a big pot of care…
on a plus side ..the beds are clean and the toilet flushes… thank god!
No wonder when you book your keenly told to pay and it’s non refundable… this place has come of the rails and hit the buffers!
Date of stay: December 2021
Room Tip: Stay on the train and go elsewhere
Trip type: Travelled on business
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Reviewed 16 December 2021 via mobile

Can't believe this place has positive reviews. People running the place clearly have interest in only running the pub.

Room was basic and not decorated since the 80's. Booked restaurant and when arrived told that we would have to wait for our food because a Christmas party was booked for a table of about 10 people. Asked how long we would be waiting and they just couldn't answer. Then told that to order food we would have to go and order at the bar next door as no waitress service. Left and went to Ask Italian which was great.

Came back at 11 and the bar was quite full. Asked for a drink and was told they couldn't serve us as bar closed. Thought hotels could still serve guests and add to bill. Oh well. 

In the morning they demanded we pay for breakfast before having it. Girl serving us told chef and we heard him say if they ain't paying up front they aren't getting anything. He came out and I tried to say hello to him and he just stared at me. Strange place.

Would not recommend and will not be coming back.  

Hope whoever wrote the last review got plenty of free pints!

Room tip: Book somewhere else. Not welcoming here
Date of stay: December 2021
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
3  Thank BiggCafc
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Reviewed 7 December 2021

Had a lovely meal in the hotel on Saturday night with lovely service by all. Was explained to politely about a bit of a longer wait due to a large party of Christmas guests.. and unlike the other review we was told that the till is closed at 11 and no.more drinks can be sold after 11

Date of stay: December 2021
Trip type: Travelled with friends
1  Thank markhD7028YO
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Reviewed 6 December 2021

We stayed on the basis of all these positive reviews. However, our experience was absolutely disappointing. We went down for dinner at our appointed time, which one of our group had pre-booked a few weeks before, to be told (by a young lady dressed in shabby jeans and top) that it would be a while before we got our food but could not give a timeframe as there was a group of 8 already in there, so we went to a restaurant down the road. We got back at 11pm for a last drink before bed only to be told that the bar was closed, even though the bar was full with people drinking and they carried on for over an hour after we went to our room. We had noisy neighbours both late in the evening and early hours. We went for breakfast only to be told it is a set full english. There is no cereals or fruit juices.
Bit of a problem if you are vegetarian. It did taste nice though. Payment for the room and the breakfast have to be paid in advance. The rooms are comfortable with plenty of tea making facilities but need a paint and the shower needs an overhaul.

Room tip: The rooms are upstairs without a lift because it is an old building
Date of stay: December 2021
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1  Thank lycallanan
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Reviewed 31 October 2021 via mobile

We stayed for one Saturday night as we were going to a concert in Faversham. When we got there we were a bit early to check-in so we just had a drink and waited for our room to be ready. We were made to feel very welcome the pub is nice and our room was excellent the full English breakfast was cooked to perfection

Room tip: They have a carpark for customer's
Date of stay: October 2021
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 29 October 2021

We recently held a family wake at The Railway Hotel having sole use of the Carriage Restaurant. Nigel and his team could not do enough for us and provided us with an excellent buffet. The standard of service was excellent. Will definitely be back and would highly recommend.

Date of stay: October 2021
Trip type: Travelled with family
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