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64 out of 100

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Star Hotel

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8.5

Good (1,167 ratings)

London, United Kingdom - 

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980 m Kensington High Street

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1.05 km Westfield London Shopping Centre

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3 km Natural History Museum

Hotel Overview

Star Hotel is a well-regarded accommodation option nestled in the heart of London, catering to a wide range of guests. Based on user reviews, the hotel has been praised for its exceptional services and amenities, though there are areas where guests believe improvements could be made.

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Hotel highlights

  1. Prime Location: Situated in a vibrant area, close to popular attractions and public transport.
  2. Friendly and Attentive Staff: Employees are consistently praised for being warm, professional, and helpful.
  3. Clean and Comfortable Rooms: Guests appreciated the cleanliness and comfort of their accommodations.
  4. Value for Money: Many reviewers found the hotel to be a great deal considering its location and services.
  5. Quality Breakfast: The morning meal is often highlighted as a delightful start to the day.
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Area for improvement

  1. Noise Levels: Some guests were disturbed by noise from both inside and outside the hotel.
  2. Small Rooms: A common criticism was the smaller than expected size of the rooms.
  3. Wi-Fi Connectivity: Issues with internet connection stability and speed were frequently mentioned.
  4. Limited Amenities: A few reviewers were disappointed with the lack of certain hotel facilities.
  5. Decor and Upkeep: The style and maintenance of the hotel, while not universally criticized, were areas noted for potential improvement.

Amenities

Extra beds/cribs

Free WiFi

Free WiFi

Housekeeping

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

No onsite parking available

Free crib

Limited-hour front desk

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RateScore

Total 1,167 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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8.5

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booking

1,167 Reviews

8.5 / 10

Hotel Quality

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The quality chart is based on how hotel ratings changed over time.

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 22

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Number of floors 4

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Number of buildings/towers 1

WiFi Quality

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Download, Mbps

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Upload, Mbps

Ping, ms

Idle

17

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91

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63

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

Kensington High Street

980 m

Westfield London Shopping Centre

1.05 km

Natural History Museum

3 km

Hyde Park

4 km

Buckingham Palace

5.5 km

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Getting around

Hammersmith Station

560 m

Kensington (Olympia) Station

840 m

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Airports Nearby

Heathrow Airport (LHR)

13.5 km

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Restaurants

The Brackenbury Wine Rooms

420 m

GAIL's Bakery

140 m

The Queen's Head, Hammersmith

280 m

BrewDog Shepherd's Bush

560 m

Duke of Hammersmith

420 m

Street View

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Daytime safety

64 out of 100

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Nighttime safety

38 out of 100

Unsafe

London safety index

Safety

Crime

64

Overall Safety Index

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An average rating of the six safety categories

64 out of 100

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Women safety

Risky

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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59

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Physical safety

Safe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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68

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Property safety

Safe

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Likelihood of theft.

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61

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Political safety

Safe

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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76

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LGBTQ safety

Safe

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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71

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Medical safety

Risky

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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50

54

Overall Crime index

Moderate

An average rating of the crime categories

54 out of 100

Property crime severity

Moderate

58

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Mugging or robbery  58/100

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Car theft  44/100

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Car break-ins  51/100

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Home break-ins  48/100

Violent crime severity

Moderate

57

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Physical attacks  54/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  41/100

Other crime severity

High

64

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Insult or harassment in public  55/100

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Corruption or bribery  39/100

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Drug problem  62/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$0.7 - $2.3

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Coffee

$2.9 - $5.8

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Beer 0.5L

$1.2 - $3.5

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$14 - $34.9

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$2.1 - $5.8

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$1.3 - $3.6

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$69.9 - $139.7

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$7.6 - $17.5

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McMeal at McDonalds

$8.2 - $11.6

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$1.5 - $3.5

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Public transport, monthly pass

$174.6 - $326

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$1.7 - $2.1

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$11.6 - $34.9

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$29.1 - $104.8

Weather In London

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Air Quality

Unhealthy (For Sensitive Groups)

PM2.512

PM1023

63

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Limited risk for sensitive individuals. Not recommended to do outdoor activities.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Fair

Water may have some problems, not recommended for daily consumption.

Traffic around property

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Moderate

Traffic is moving at a steady pace, smooth driving without significant delays.

House Rules

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Check in after 14:00

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Check out until 10:30

Children welcome

No pets

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