Opulence Hotel - London

47 Gloucester Place, London, United Kingdom, W1U 8JE  show map
 4 stars
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Opulence Hotel - London

Free Wi-Fi
Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant

Coffee shop

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Health club

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

The charming Opulence Hotel offers luxurious rooms in proximity to British Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum and Albert Memorial.

The hotel is perfectly located in the tourist district, close to a museum and a palace. The property is set a 30-minute stroll from London center.

Quick access to a zoo and a circus is provided.

Opulence Hotel lies within 15 minutes’ drive to London City airport.

Rooms

Opulence Hotel offers 19 rooms on 4 floors that come with wireless internet, multi-channel television, a sitting area, a personal computer and a private balcony along with a dishwasher and a fridge. They feature bathrooms with a bathtub, a hairdryer and a shower.

Eat & Drink

A delicious continental breakfast is served every morning. Serving a wide assortment of dishes, Maroush I and Bright Courtyard are about 100 meters from the property.

Services

There are car rentals available on site.

Relax

Guests are offered to use a health club and a sauna.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   19.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Barber shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Boutiques
  • Fireplace
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Secretarial service

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Health club
  • Sauna

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room sprinklers

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

47 Gloucester Place, London, United Kingdom, W1U 8JE

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City Center
  • London
    1.6 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Marylebone Station
    2300 ft
Underground stations
  • Marylebone
    2300 ft
  • Baker Street
    2000 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Maroush I (cuisine: Lebanese)
    300 ft
  • Galvin Bistrot de Luxe
    700 ft
Beaches
  • Shell Beach
    1.3 mi
  • Rushy Bay
    1.3 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    19

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Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 155 sq. feet
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Opulence Hotel - London London location
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      Hotel Address:

      47 Gloucester Place, London, United Kingdom, W1U 8JE

      Get directions
      City Center
      • London
        1.6 mi
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Marylebone Station
        2300 ft
      Underground stations
      • Marylebone
        2300 ft
      • Baker Street
        2000 ft
      • Bus stop
        700 ft
      Restaurants
      • Maroush I (cuisine: Lebanese)
        300 ft
      • Galvin Bistrot de Luxe
        700 ft
      Beaches
      • Shell Beach
        1.3 mi
      • Rushy Bay
        1.3 mi
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Number of floors:
        4
      • Number of rooms:
        19

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonOpulence Hotel

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best Design Hotels in United Kingdom

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      Opulence Hotel Location

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions

      • The Sheridan Russell Gallery - 400 ft
      • Atlas Gallery - 700 ft
      • The Colomb Art Gallery - 700 ft
      • Thompson's London Gallery - 1400 ft
      • Farmilo Fiumano - 1700 ft
      • Prince Regent - 1700 ft

      Places of interest

      • John Lennon and Yoko Ono's Flat - 400 ft
      • The Worst Street in London - 400 ft
      • West London Synagogue - 1000 ft
      • Oriental Club - 1700 ft

      Shopping areas

      • Selfridges - 1700 ft

      Amusement

      Museums

      • The Wallace Collection - 1400 ft
      • Madame Tussaud's Touring Exhibition Ltd - 1700 ft
      • Sherlock Holmes Gift Shop - 1700 ft

      Parks

      • Mile End Park and Arts Pavilion - 1700 ft

      Underground stations

      Local attractions

      • British Museum - 1.3 mi
        Great Russell Street, London
      • Royal Academy of Arts - 1.0 mi
        Burlington House, London
      • Mayfair - 1.0 mi
        LondonEngland
      • Apsley House - 1.0 mi
        149 Piccadilly, Hyde Park Corner, London
      • Lord's Cricket Ground - 1.0 mi
        London NW8 8QNEngland

      Near the hotel

      • Paddington Station - 1000 ft
        Paddington London, London
      • Madame Tussauds London - 2000 ft
        Marylebone Road, London
      • Grosvenor Victoria Casino - 1800 ft
        150 - 162 Edgeware Road, London
      • Royal Academy of Music Museum - 2100 ft
        Marylebone Road, London
      • Hertford House - 1200 ft
        Manchester Square, London
      • Wallace Collection - 1600 ft
        Hertford House, London
      • Sherlock Holmes Museum - 2100 ft
        221B Baker Street, London

      Restaurants nearby

      • Maroush I - 300 ft

        Address: 21 Edgware Road
        Phone: 020 7723 0773

        53% likes this, based on 145 reviews
        Cuisine: Lebanese
        Price Range: USD 53 - USD 66

      • Abu Ali - 400 ft

        Address: 136-138 George Street
        Phone: (020) 7724 6338

        90% likes this, based on 20 reviews
        Cuisine: Lebanese

      • Indali Lounge - 500 ft

        Address: 50 Baker Street
        Phone: 02073170380

        67% likes this, based on 93 reviews
        Cuisine: Indian
        Price Range: USD 25 - USD 41

      • Galvin Bistrot de Luxe - 700 ft

        Address: 66 Baker Street
        Phone: 020 7935 4007 ‎

        65% likes this, based on 308 reviews
        Price Range: USD 10 - USD 82

      • Nagoya London - 400 ft

        Address: 110 George St, W1U 8NX
        Phone: 020 7486 4811

        62% likes this, based on 27 reviews

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Number of floors:
        4
      • Number of rooms:
        19

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonOpulence Hotel

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      Best Design Hotels in United Kingdom

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      Opulence Hotel Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Opulence Hotel

      Average guest rating

      5.2out of 10
      Guest rating
      Based on 105 reviews

      Guest reviews

      • Single
        3.2

        The overall standard wa poor : dirty and filthy all over. Rooms very small , barhrooms very small and not clean, wall paper and paint coming off the walls the whole plase needs a serious refurbishment

      • Single
        3.8

        Service was appalling, staff rude and disinterested. The supposed 4 star rating of this hotel is terribly misleading.

      • Group of friends
        3.8

        Nothing, we were supposed to stay for three nights but left after the first. We would have left earlier only the hotel wouldn't refund all our money which we thought was wrong considering the hotel completely misrepresented itself on its website.

        The bed linen was dirty, the carpet was stained, the wallpaper was peeling, one of the plug sockets was broken and the wires were hanging out. The air conditioning unit had to be dragged to the window in order to work and at that the furniture had to be rearranged in order to actually plug it in. We were shown a suit and it was just as bad, not to mention about eight bulbs were gone and the net curtains were black.

      • Single
        4.2

        Room size was ok.

        Totally overpriced. Extremely poor service. There was no air condition, it was boiling hot in the room and in order to open the window you had to climb across the bed and lift two extremly heavy window frames and fix them with pillows from the bed. given the rates of about 120GBP it was an extremely disappointing experience. I experienced the whole downside of internet booking: You pay the entire price upfront and then you are stuck for four nights albeit desperate to leave after the first night.

      • Single
        4.2

        I liked its position

        My room was on 4th floor no lift- breakfast looked dull so I avoided it. overall not that good, I would not rush to return

      • Older travelers
        4.6

        An upgrade was offered without extra cost

        The public areas were dirty and in desperate need of refurbishments. Towels were skimpy and very worn (had holes in). Basic things missing, such as bath mat, glasses for water, hotel information in room.

      • Single
        3.8

        The only good thing was the staff being friendly.

        To be honest it was one of the worst experiences in my life. The hotel has no lifts and the rooms are very dirty and I was really scared to sleep on the bed even though the bed linen was not dirty just after I saw everything else being so dirty I did not know what to expect. Moreover, showers, toilets and basins were very dirty!!! Showers were scaled with pieces of real dirt being covered behind the shower screen. Moreover, there was someone else's hair on my towel! In short it was gross!

      • Family with children
        6.6

        The hotel was in an excellent, safe and quiet location however it has seen better days. Carpets, decor and curtains all quite shabby and it could do with a major refurbishment. Staff were friendly and helpful.

        Carpets were especially dingy and though the bathroom was clean it had seen much better days. Also an enormous ornate chandelier was hanging right over the bed which was slightly daunting!

      • Single
        4.2

        Location Easy to find and lots to do within easy reach Friendly receptionist

        Room was too warm with no way of cooling it down - no air con or fans View from window was of bins in basement There was a kettle and cup in the room but no coffee/tea There was also an empty fridge - no mini bar No iron in room (almost wouldn't fit anyway) Large wardrobe (taking lots of space) but no clothes hangers Breakfast at 8.30. Too late for most business people Insects in bathroom

      • Single
        3.8

        I was astounded at the size of the room, tiny! For £120 a night in a local hotel, I exPected tons more. Didn't serve breakfast til 8.30 which is ridiculous for anyone needing to go to work. Rooms outdated. Overall, awful.

      • Single
        3.2

        Price

        Very poor hotel it is a 3star posin as a 4 star - wifi does not work and cost £10 dont buy it

      • Single
        7.0

        Fantastic size of room, wide screen tv

        They made me pay again, there were no towels in the room, broken fittings, poor security on windows (a burglar could have easily walked in), no tea/coffee in the room even though there was a kettle, lights stopped working

      • Older travelers
        4.6

        The location of the hotel.

        There were a few thinsg i didn't like - We were on the top level and had to walk steep stair to get to our room, the buffet breakfast was pretty ordinary, there was no-one to help us with our lugage when we checked out [considering that we were on the top level and there are no lifts this was pretty hard for two girls], the shower was pretty small and hard to operate.

      • Single
        3.2

        Leaving as early as I could get away...

        1. There is no lift in the hotel - my room was on the top floor (about 6 flights of narrow stairs) 2. The lights were fused and not working - and the electrics were potentially unsafe - use of 2-pin bedside lamp and bare wires behind the mirror in the bathroom

      • Older travelers
        5.0

        The location was good.

        It was all a bit dingy. The curtain was coming off the track, we had to send down twice to get proper towels - they only supplied handtowels. When bathtowels finally arrived, one had a huge hole in it. There was a kettle and 2 cups - but no coffee or tea bags! When we asked for tea bags, we were told the kettle was a facility but they didn't supply anything to put in it. The basin was smaller than a bird bath. The shower was poor. It was anything but opulent!

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Opulence Hotel - London London location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      47 Gloucester Place, London, United Kingdom, W1U 8JE

      Get directions
      City Center
      • London
        1.6 mi
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Marylebone Station
        2300 ft
      Underground stations
      • Marylebone
        2300 ft
      • Baker Street
        2000 ft
      • Bus stop
        700 ft
      Restaurants
      • Maroush I (cuisine: Lebanese)
        300 ft
      • Galvin Bistrot de Luxe
        700 ft
      Beaches
      • Shell Beach
        1.3 mi
      • Rushy Bay
        1.3 mi
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Number of floors:
        4
      • Number of rooms:
        19

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonOpulence Hotel

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best Design Hotels in United Kingdom

      Use Badge