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Rafayel on the Left Bank - Hotel & Spa

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Dunblane, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2014

Stayed in an apartment linked to the hotel. Plenty of room and well enough equipped. Food at the Banyan restaurant is very tasty and good value once the 50% discount for being a resident is included. Although the hotel is not near an underground station the 170 bus leaves directly outside the hotel and gets to Victoria in 10 minutes....

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Port Talbot, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2014

What a fantastic Hotel. Stayed here for a weekend London break to do a bit of sight seeing and christmas shopping and it was an excellent base as there was a bus stop just outside to the left and if you jumped on the 72 into Victoria Station you could then walk as we did or catch another bus; recommend...

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Nantwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2014

This hotel is by far the best hotel i have personally stayed at. From the impressive design of the hotel, range of facilities on offer to the fabulous service you are greeted with - Rafayel on the Left Bank has it all. From the moment we arrived, we were greeted by the lovely staff who took care of checking us...

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Reviewed 3 January 2014 via mobile

Myself and my wife had an amazing Experience staying at this hotel we used all the facilities on offer including the spa/gym we found the staff are helpful and friendly and well mamered, the restruant is lovely and clean and the food is delicious and vaule for money. We would highly recommend this hotel. We were so pleased with our...

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Hastings, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2014

Have stayed here many times and exceptional value for money in London. Restaurant has similar menu each time but what they do they do well. Outdoor bar has fantastic views of the Thames (though too cold in December!) Staff in the bar are always very friendly and owner often around who is polite and chatty.

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Pondicherry, India
Reviewed 3 January 2014

we came from India on the Christmas day to stay at Rafael on 25th 2013.The hotel was glorious with its stunning interiors .The reception lady was not helpful at all which was bit disappointing. We booked three rooms 1110,803 and 908 all rooms had fantastic view of Thames. our previous trip to London we stayed at athenium -Piccadilly which was...

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Thank nmclaude
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2014

I had great stay in one of the larger luxury rooms with a great Jacuzzi. Room had a great ambience and beautiful decor. I got great value for money because the kind hotel staff gladly offered this much larger room at discounted price, as the other rooms were all taken up. The restaurant offered as usual a wide variety of...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2014

I rarely write reviews but felt the need to say what a beautiful Hotel. Immediately felt welcome and loved the style of the place. Staffs were helpful and informative and I was stunned at how classy the rooms were. The other parts were much higher than the level that you expect from a high class hotel. This hotel was a...

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lincolnshire
Reviewed 2 January 2014

Total waste of time and money, food was awful, £50 Buffett, Tasteless and only warm. No organization to get onto rooftop for firework display , only 1 lift and that was overcrowded and not safe. My advise for 2014 NYE is go somewhere else.

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2Thank ary4kip
London uk
Reviewed 2 January 2014

Went with a friend for dinning out. The staff were brilliant, very helpful and accommodating. The location of the hotel was amazing, wonderful view of the Thames. The hotel bar and restaurant was great, wonderful flavours and excellent service. All round this is a wonderful place that will make you feel at home.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
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  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rafayel on the Left Bank boasts 70 designer "smart" rooms, champagne bar, riverside restaurant and conference facilities, exhibition spaces as well as the latest spa and beauty treatments and gym. Rafayel is one of the world's most advanced luxury green hotels and proves that hotels can dramatically reduce their carbon emission output without compromising on five-star luxury, quality or comfort. Located on the River Thames at the heart of London's most dynamic riverside development, with sweeping views across to Chelsea Harbour, Rafayel is minutes from the shopping areas of Sloane Square and Knightsbridge and is close to Victoria Station and London's major attractions. Rafayel provides a free shuttle service to and from Clapham Junction and Clapham Common on Northern line every 30 minutes from 7.30 AM to 10.30 PM. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rafayel on the Left Bank - Hotel & Spa

Address: 34 Lombard Road | Falcon Wharf, London SW11 3RF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Clapham / Battersea 
Price Range: €140 - €222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Rafayel on the Left Bank - Hotel & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Rafayel On The Left Bank - Hotel And Spa
Rafayel On The Left Bank Hotel London
Rafayel On The Left Bank - Hotel & Spa London
Hotel Style:
#57 Spa Hotel in London
#71 Business Hotel in London
#212 Luxury Hotel in London
#227 Family Hotel in London
#263 Romantic Hotel in London
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“Not all rooms have a view of the water, so make sure to ask for a view!”
 of 5 bubbles SuperrrFoxxx, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Request a room to the right hand side of the hotel (away from the helipad) Ideally higher than level 2”
 of 5 bubbles dhruvin_hirani, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Try to get a room at the back of the hotel as front very noisy with helicopters flying in and out.”
 of 5 bubbles VivvyHeady, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The suites are amazing, overlooking the Thames river! You will not regret it!”
 of 5 bubbles Silvia072017, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you want a room with a view of the river, don't choose the deluxe double room.”
 of 5 bubbles adwoad2016, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
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