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The Rookery Hotel

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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“honesty bar”(106 reviews)
Free Wifi
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is one of a kind, absolutely beautiful, and I felt special being able to stay here. We booked a superior room for around £170, plus spent an extra £50 on room service, mini bar, honesty bar drinks. From the minute we arrived, staff...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed in the Sir Thomas Gresham room which was nicely appointed. It's furnished tastefully. The bed was very comfortable. I enjoyed the traditional bath (this is not a hotel for people who only like showers). Good quality complementary toiletries. Great location. Efficient and helpful...More

Thank E_NW1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you want a somewhere with all the frills then please avoid this place. We however loved it. No restaurant, simple honour bar, minimal room service. But, it is like staying in a friends city townhouse. Quirky yes, old but well maintained yes, full of...More

1  Thank scmjw1
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I like this area of London as it's got some great restaurants (St John, Modern Pantry, Sushi Tetsu). After walking past this pretty hotel for years, I decided to book it for my husband's birthday. We had a superiour room but were surprised, like some...More

Thank Mamandanna
Reviewed 31 October 2017

I was staying in a corner room at the top of the hotel. Despite what appeared to be secondary glazing, the room was very noisy, with noise until the early hours from people eating outside restaurants and bars below, and then from about 3am with...More

2  Thank Vicki011
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Air Conditioning
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US$198 - US$522 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#104 Business Hotel in London
#114 Romantic Hotel in London
#182 Luxury Hotel in London
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$198 - US$522 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#104 Business Hotel in London
#114 Romantic Hotel in London
#182 Luxury Hotel in London
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Nearby
Clerkenwell
Owing to its proximity to Smithfield Market – the site
of an ancient meat market which remains in operation
today – Clerkenwell boasts a plethora of globally
renowned restaurants, fabulous local eateries, and
some of London's favorite pubs. This isn't merely a
focal point for all things foodie though. Spend enough
time wondering through the area's maze of streets and
you might become accustomed to the litany of slinky
...More
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LORRAINE S
4 May 2017|
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Response from 456traveller19 | Reviewed this property |
Not far at all. If you Google map it you will get precise directions. Hope this helps.
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Tangye99
20 April 2016|
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Response from byEline | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you ask the hotel. It´s not a lot of parking available in the area.
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kiernanna
24 October 2015|
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Response from George H | Reviewed this property |
I don' think the hotel has a designated parking area, but I am sure you can check on the internet for parking garages in the area (Smithfield Market). Of course the parking may cost more than the room!
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"We asked for a quiet room and got one (with a view of Save the Children UK)."
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"Avoid the top floor if possible - I suspect the rooms lower down are larger, and there will be less stairs to..."
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"No lift, noisy rooms"
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"Ask for a large bed, rooms away from the streets and request a shower. You will Have to pay more I expect."
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