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    The Academy

    21 Gower Street | Bloomsbury, Fitzrovia, London WC1E 6HG, England
    011 44 20 7631 4115
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    • Excellent25%
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    “british museum” (89 reviews)
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    The Academy is a hotel made from 5 separate building therefore there is no lift just plenty of stairs. Some part of the hotel was undergoing refurbishment but we had a great, large room with clean bedding fruit and water every day. All the staff...More

    Thank pashestours
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Have never really stayed in this area of London even though I work in the City. I was pleasantly surprised how good the location was. Great bars and restaurants near by. Hotel is going through an improvement regime at the moment so the outside looked...More

    Thank SarahW42
    Response from Roy B, Manager at The AcademyResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, We are pleased that you enjoyed your recent anniversary stay with us and were able to receive a complimentary upgrade and found our staff to be friendly. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Thank you for your review.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed at The Academy for 5 nights at the beginning of our trip. We received an upgrade to a suite and 2 x glasses of prosecco as it was our honeymoon which was lovely! Staff were always nice and helpful if we did have a...More

    Thank Bianca H
    Response from Roy B, Manager at The AcademyResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, We are pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay with us during your Honeymoon and were able to receive a complimentary upgrade. It is always good to see when our hardworking staff get a mention. We look forward to welcoming you back in...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed at this hotel for four nights. Seems to be staffed by travellers which is disappointing as our queries about where to eat were met with blank expressions. We found the staff to be quite unwelcoming and this gave the hotel an unpleasant atmosphere....More

    Thank Amber872
    Response from Roy B, Manager at The AcademyResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, We are sorry that your recent stay was marred by some technical issues, which our staff tried to rectify. It is unfair to imply that our staff are "travellers" just because they are of a foreign nationality. We will however introduce some additional...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I just loved this small unique hotel it was personally tailored to the individual a nice welcoming arrival as our room was not quite we had some coffee in the library which was tastefully furnished and looked out on to a small courtyard garden at...More

    Thank Peggysue93
    Response from Roy B, Manager at The AcademyResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, We are pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and found us welcoming and our beds comfortable. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Thank you for your review.

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    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$149 - US$339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #334 Luxury Hotel in London
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 49
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    Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
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    It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
    museums, including the must-see British Museum.
    Despite an understandable popularity with students,
    tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
    retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
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    Jeneba C
    10 August 2017|
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    Response from Roy B | Property representative |
    The completion date is scheduled for Easter 2018.
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    Katie M
    20 November 2016|
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    Response from Michael H | Property representative |
    Dear Katie Thank you for the question. We have a number of bedrooms located on the ground floor of the Hotel, however access through the Front Door is up two steps from street level. We do not have any lifts within the... More
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    Morag M
    20 July 2016|
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    Response from TennesseeGreenfields | Reviewed this property |
    I would suggest calling the hotel to see if you culd have a room on the second floor. I feel sure they will hold your luggage, we found that was a service all over Europe when we travelled. Enjoy the Academy!
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