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Excelsior Hotel, London United Kingdom


Excelsior Hotel

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  42 Argyle Square Kings Cross - Show map
  Bed And Breakfasts - London
  +44 20 78370571
 +44 20 77135835
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  Reviews Excelsior Hotel (94)
26 Oct 2011 - One night stay
16 Oct 2011 - Excellent Excelsior

Reviews in English (67)

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One night stay

26 Oct 2011 by blackpool


The staff were very helpful and friendly and the rooms and other areas well decorated and maintained. Both rooms we ...

Excellent Excelsior

16 Oct 2011 by DreDre


Very modern rooms with everything you needed and very clean. Very friendly staff. Close enough to Kings Cross to carry ...


13 Oct 2011 by Viola


Rooms are small but newly renovated with modern decoration and furniture. No elevator which is bad for older people. The ...

Not Bad

16 Aug 2011 by DrJoe


The lodgings were good for the price. The room was large enough and the bed comfortable enough. I missed ...

Budget accommodation

16 Aug 2011 by Lizzy


I would say the Excelsor hotel is overpriced as the rooms are not the cleanest, their organisation of the rooms ...

Pre-cruise stay

09 Aug 2011 by Nuttycat


Our basement room was not too cramped. We had help getting our luggage down the steps, and appreciated that. ...

Visit To London

04 Aug 2011 by muna


Accommodation was worth the money but there is no elevator for the upper floors and no bell boy to assist ...

Completely Fine Hotel

04 Aug 2011 by Andy


Stayed here with a group of friends. One of our party could not make it and rather paying for the ...

Excelsior hotel review

27 Jun 2011 by pn1


The accomodation was a little bit shabby. The bathroom door was old and needed painting. The shower needs changing. We ...

london in the snow

28 Feb 2011 by dolphin


When we got to the room,it was small and very cold,they put use in a bigger room with heating a ...

December 2010

11 Jan 2011 by rosie

Not satisfactory

I guess you get what you pay for. I would not stay here again. The three building smelled like cigarette ...

Top Notch

19 Dec 2010 by Sartori


I've stayed in well over a dozen places around kings cross, and without a doubt the Excelsior's taken the top ...

Excelsior great value.

17 Dec 2010 by Itinerant


Excellent value for London. Great if you are out all day. Rooms well maintained and kept. En Suites cramped.


26 Oct 2010 by Woodduck

Not satisfactory

I would not stay here again, I would have to be desperate to even consider.

small bed and 5 floors without...

27 Sep 2010 by James


This hotel has got 5 floors without an elevator. I was unlucky and had to lift my heavy luggages all ...

Short Break

16 Sep 2010 by Jordalicious


Ideal budget accommodation for central London

Website Excelsior vs Actual...

29 Aug 2010 by Turkish Delight


Overall, I was quite disappointed as it did not reflect the standard that I had expected from the website. I ...

visit london

25 Aug 2010 by berg


the staff at the breakfast was very kindly, but we had to wait very long because there were only 4 ...

I Love Excelsior Hotel

02 Aug 2010 by firzie


I travel with my wife and two sisters, we stayed in the hotel for a night since its very close ...

worst place I've ever stayed

Not satisfactory

This was the worst and most appalling place I've ever stayed. The room bore no resemblance to the picture ...

Clean rooms with a great location!!

14 Jul 2010 by modie


As above. Just to add on, the TV was incredibly small and was placed on top of the wardrobe. ...


05 Jul 2010 by lhibberd

Not satisfactory

Being over 6ft - I couldn' even swing a cat in the room. Bed was lumpy, uncomfortabel and the shower ...

Management response to review: Why?

Dear Sir We are sorry you didnt appreciate your stay with us and you found the room small. ...

Good Sized Family Room

21 Jun 2010 by Val


When travelling with teenage children, it is not always possible to have family rooms. However, the Excelsior provided a good ...

Best hotel I've come across for...

05 Jun 2010 by jjapan


We had originally booked a double room with en suite, although arrived to be told that this room would be ...

Cozy, friendly and convenient

31 May 2010 by Kevin Lampe


smaller but comfortable. the shower/washroom is tiny but once you are used to, it is just fine.

Tidy but cheeky

11 May 2010 by Eard


We traveled in a group of 5 and booked the family room (QUIN ROOMS with 2 double bed, 1 single ...

Management response to review: Tidy but cheeky

We have a number of quin rooms in the hotel . All are different in lay out of the room ...

good experience and reliable staff

13 Apr 2010 by sharon


everything was clean and tidy, staff was quite helpful, breakfast was ok... what worth mentioning was i left a quite ...

Too small!!

13 Apr 2010 by Maria

Not satisfactory

After a quick argument about whether we had payed or not, we got the keys to the tiniest room I've ...

Management response to review: Too small!!

Dear Sir You actually had NOT paid for the room prior to arrival . There is an option ...

A Little Gem

06 Apr 2010 by babs


This little hidden gem in a side street , easily in walking distance from kings cross , was an unexpected ...

Total shame

05 Mar 2010 by AJP81


We booked a twin room but were given a double. Complaning to the manager, who was really rude, was useless: ...

Management response to review: Total shame

Dear Sir We are very sorry to hear about your experience with us . We take all reviews very seriously ...

a quick stop in London

02 Mar 2010 by umitc


I will definitely check Excelsior first, for my next London trips.


04 Jan 2010 by mao


very satisfied

good for its value

28 Dec 2009 by Alessandro


I stayed at Excelsior hotel during last WTM. It is a budget hotel placed few steps from King's Cross (Metro ...

Good experience

28 Dec 2009 by Glo


I spent 3 nights in this hotel located in a very strategic position: it is less than five minutes walk ...

what an experience!

26 Dec 2009 by Helenratcliffe

Not satisfactory

almost everything. Small, bad breakfast, faulty publicity....Well never to repeat again

misleading hotel pictures on...

16 Nov 2009 by ianthebrush


My family stayed at the Excelsior Hotel at Argyle Square for a long weekend in October. We had pretty much ...

Management response to review: misleading hotel pictures on website

Dear Guest Our hotel has 3 quin rooms and are allocated on arrival at the hotel. We know rooms ...

Don't go there!


We booked for 3 nights, mid-August. Within 20 minutes of arriving and laying briefly on the bed while I ...

Management response to review: Don't go there!

Dear Madam The hotel and all facilties are very clean and we are fully focused on this fact. We ...

Very unimpressed

12 Oct 2009 by Divot

Not satisfactory

The place was absolutely below standards. The bathroom was falling apart and not clean. The room smelled of ...

Management response to review: Very unimpressed

Dear Madam We inspect the hotel facilties every day and anything which is not up to standard is put ...

Very good value

30 Sep 2009 by Wineglassman


London very expensive for accommodation. Excelsior represents very good value for money.

would never go back

30 Sep 2009 by cat


The room I stayed in was #19 right above the front doors. Every time someone came in or out regardless ...

Management response to review: would never go back

Dear Sir/Madam We focus on offering clean accomodation in central London at an affordable price. Our rooms are compact ...

Small rooms in basement

08 Sep 2009 by Family man


We originally booked a so called QUIN-room for ourselves -the parents- and our three children (20-18-11 y), which was a ...

Nothing like what I expected

01 Sep 2009 by Miklos

Not satisfactory

I expected much more for the £140 per night room we booked. I expected something in the region of 5* ...

Management response to review: Nothing like what I expected

Dear Sir We are a budget hotel probably the equivalent of a 2 * star hotel. Your ...


01 Sep 2009 by irene820


We were family of 5 travelling around Europe in August 2009, since London would be the last stop and we ...

Excelsior Hotel

07 Aug 2009 by soldi


too small double room.

Stay in Excelsior Hotel

04 Aug 2009 by Derek


The space in en-suite room should be improved by enlarging the room size including bath / toilet to a reasonable ...

Hotel Comfort Assessment

09 Jul 2009 by Danny Ray

Not satisfactory

Nothing to write home about. Its better to offer a better accommodation with a higher room rate than what is ...

Did the job

07 Jul 2009 by perigon


As with many of the hotels in this part of Kings Cross, the Excelsior is small, basic, but cheap. The ...


20 Jun 2009 by ridleydidley


The room is ok for the price.Breakfast was good as well.Just uncomfy with the very small bathroom.

weekend in london

04 Jun 2009 by zuzana


the room for 5 people looks other than in the picture on the internet (not 2 half-separated rooms but only ...

Never Again

21 May 2009 by Nurse from USA in UK

Not satisfactory

The only good thing about the hotel was the price for a London hotel and convenience to King's Cross Station.

Not a great experience

21 May 2009 by Fhiona


The hallway and stairs looked unkempt. However, the room itself was very clean and nicely decorated. I found the attitude ...

Excelsior Hotel

08 May 2009 by Moo

Not satisfactory

We loved the Excelsior Hotel because we had an excellent experience with the hotel in Frankfurt where the staffs ...

Best value for the price

07 Apr 2009 by alex_nakou


Over all i was very satisfied with the hotel and the employers. I will definetely sugest it to others and ...

The worst hotel yet

30 Dec 2008 by William Taylor


The accomodation is very poor, the customer care is lacking to say the least. I paid for a single room ...

Good value, great location

23 Dec 2008 by frequent traveller


Great location close to Kings Cross but surprisingly quiet, nice square. (Even though the directions on the website need checking ...

Worst experience. Bad...

18 Dec 2008 by Pavel

Not satisfactory

Diapointments were on every step. Came on Sunday. Kept knocking on different doors for 10 minutes before someone came and ...


02 Dec 2008 by raimis99

Not satisfactory

I don't liked, it's very small room, not like how it shows in hotel home page pictures. I really frustrated!

Management response to review: Humble!

Dear Sir The  single rooms in our hotel are not very large we agree, but we are in the centre of ...

Room for improvement

09 Oct 2008 by SPARKY

Not satisfactory

these are the things that could warrant some improvement:the size of the room.  (it was like staying in a ...

Management response to review: Room for improvement

We encourage all feedback from all our guests , and we appreciate the time taken from our customers to let ...

convenient but

08 Oct 2008 by heritagestudent

Not satisfactory

the hotel looks cozy outside, but it isn't inside actually. The bathroom was too tiny. I stayed in a basement room which made ...

Management response to review: convenient but

Dear Sir/madamthanks for your time and comments and posting us your feedback on your stay with us.We take all our ...

Excelsior - fab stay in London

08 Oct 2008 by Moniqa


Great hotel in a centre of London. Great value for money!!

Management response to review: Excelsior - fab stay in London

Thanks ! You are welcome its nice to know we are doing a good job ! Thanks again for your time taken ...

well worth a visit

30 Sep 2008 by fee


The hotel is just across the road fron Kings Cross Tube station.  Room is very small but had everything we ...

Management response to review: well worth a visit

Thank you ;-)We hope to see you again  You are always welcomePatrick

excelsior hotel review

18 Sep 2008 by clare

Not satisfactory

the room was very small and not very clean very disappointed.

Management response to review: excelsior hotel review

Dear Sir/madam We have introduced a new booking system to help us track our bookings. We are sorry you were inconvenienced ...

cosy but small

02 Sep 2008 by Henk


Nevertheless we enjoyed our stay in a party of five: two grandparents and three grand children from Belgium. Also the ...

Management response to review: cosy but small

thanks for your review ! Regards patrick


16 Aug 2008 by afia


my review is  that the worsest experience i had with my family, especially for my two children. we booked in ...

Management response to review: Hotel

Dear Family We truly are very sorry to have messed up with your booking. We thoroughly review all our reservations which ...

Excellent location

08 Aug 2008 by Scotsman


The Excelsior is very conveniently located, a short walk from Kings Cross station. The hotel is quiet, with ...

Management response to review: Excellent location

Thanks for your review we appreciate it ! Your always welcome at the Excelsior Hotel Regards patrick


07 Aug 2008 by TONYTUCS111

Not satisfactory

My room was in the roof space I had to walk up 6 flights of stairs to get to it ...

Management response to review: poor

Dear Sir thanks for your time taken in reviewing us . We would like to say that we dont have AC , ...

Kings cross hotel

14 Apr 2008 by travelbrit


Stayed at this budget hotel right next to kings cross/st pancras station. This hotel was in a great location for ...

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