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Combining the elegance of English tradition with the comforts of 21st century living, the John Howard Hotel is a perfect place to relax. Located on a peaceful tree-lined Kensington boulevard, it is in easy reach of the West End, Earl's Court and the City, with fantastic shopping in easy walking distance.

 
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Gloucester Road Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
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Paddington Railway Station
 
22 minutes walk
 
 
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Royal Garden Hotel NCP
 
7 minutes walk
 
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8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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To book the Best Western John Howard Hotel by phone, call the telephone booking department on 020 7420 4953. The hotel reservations call centre is open seven days a week from 8am until 11pm (UK time) seven days a week. From United Kingdom call 020 7420 4953

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Best Western John Howard Hotel has 1 meeting rooms available for private hire for the purpose of events and conferences. For details of these rooms and to get a LondonTown.com special offer of meeting room hire at this hotel please click here: Meeting Room Hire at Best Western John Howard Hotel

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Are you booking for a group of people? If you are making a booking for a group of people and require over 10 rooms, you may prefer to speak to the Group Booking Department for Best Western John Howard Hotel bookings. Special deals can be arranged for groups, including discounts and arrangements for adjacent and inter connecting rooms if required. Call the Groups Reservations Department on 020 7292 2307. The best way to book a group deal is to complete the online form for group reservations at Best Western John Howard Hotel.

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Best Western John Howard Hotel is in the London neighbourhood of South Kensington

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